Park at the station and hop on a train

An easy way to travel

Did you know that you can now make your everyday travelling easier with the park-and-ride service? If you purchase a train ticket, you can park up to 12 hours at selected stations. The free parking benefit is currently available at the stations of Tikkurila, Leinelä, Martinlaakso, Myyrmäki and Rekola. At the Malmi station the 12 hour parking costs 1€.

The park-and-ride benefit is available for all passengers travelling from the selected stations.

How does the service work?

Registering the parking

  • The parking benefit is available at the stations of Tikkurila, Leinelä, Martinlaakso, Myyrmäki and Rekola.

  • Park your car at your departure station’s park-and-ride area at the earliest one hour before your train’s departure time.

  • Enter your car's registration number into the parking ticket machine and select “Park-and-ride on a HSL or VR ticket”.

  • Show the QR code of your ticket to the code reader. Green light indicates that the ticket has been accepted.

  • Confirm your parking by selecting "12 h free parking" on the bottom right corner.

During the parking

  • Your parking time is 12 hours starting from the confirmation of your parking.

  • You do not need to print the receipt or take it to your car, the information is automatically transferred to parking control.

  • Hop on your train and enjoy the trip!

  • When you finish your parking and leave the parking area, you don't need to do anything else.

Frequently asked questions

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