Picture: Tony Öhberg for Finlannd Today

The metro is operating a reduced service on Monday November due to technical problems between Ruoholahti and Lauttasaari. Acccording to Helsinki Regional Transport Authority HSL, the headway is between 10 to 15 minutes. Metros are estimated to be running normally by 18:30 in the evening.

HSL is recommend the following alternative routes:

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MATINKYLÄ:

To Helsinki: bus 143A, 146A, 147A, 164A or 192 to Kamppi; bus 532 or 544 to Leppävaara + train; bus 533 to Kauniainen + train; bus 134, 136, 531 to Espoon keskus + train.

NIITTYKUMPU:

To Helsinki: bus 118, 124 or 125 to Tapiola (bay 1). From Tapiola, bus 550 (to Leppävaara + train), bus 551 (to Meilahti + bus or tram) or 113 (to Leppävaara + train).

URHEILUPUISTO:

To Helsinki: bus 114 to Kilo or Leppävaara + train; bus from Merituulentie (Niittymaa bus stop) to Tapiola. From Tapiola, bus 550 (to Leppävaara + train), bus 551 (to Meilahti + bus or tram) or bus 113 (to Leppävaara + train).

TAPIOLA:

To Helsinki: bus 551 to Meilahti + bus or tram; 550, 113, 114 to Leppävaara + train. Transport links to the west: buses 111 and 112 to Matinkylä.

AALTO UNIVERSITY

To Helsinki: bus 551 to Meilahti + bus or tram; 550, 555 to Leppävaaraan + train.

KEILANIEMI

To Helsinki: bus 551 to Meilahti from the Otaniemensilta bus stop + bus or tram; bus 555 to Leppävaara + train.

KOIVUSAARI

In the direction of the city center: Bus 20 to Ruoholahti from the Vaskiniementie located on Isokaari. In the direction of Espoo: bus 104 to Haukilahti from the Hanasaari on Länsiväylä.

LAUTTASAARI:

In the direction of the city center: bus 21 to Eira, bus 20 to Ruoholahti. In the direction of Espoo: bus 104 to Haukilahti; from Ruoholahti, Länsiväylä bus stop buses 143A, 146A, 147A and 164A along Länsiväylä in the direction of Espoonlahti.

RUOHOLAHTI:

In the direction of the city center: bus 21 to Eira; buses 143A, 146A, 147A and 164A to Kamppi from the Länsiväylä stop on Porkkalankatu. To the west: bus 21 to Lauttasaari; buses 143A, 146A, 147A and 164A along Länsiväylä to Espoo from the Länsiväylä bus stop on Porkkalankatu.

RAUTATIENTORI (RAILWAY SQUARE), HELSINKI UNIVERSITY, KAMPPI:

To the west: trams 3, 6 and 9. To Espoo: train + bus from Pasila, from Leppävaara or Espoon keskus; bus 143A, 146A, 147A or 164A from the Kamppi local bus terminal. To the east: buses and trams to Sörnäinen. To East Helsinki: main line train + bus, e.g. from Pasila, Malmi or Tikkurila.

HAKANIEMI:

To the west: buses in the direction of the Railway Square (Rautatientori) and trams 3, 6 and 9. To the east: buses along Hämeentie to Sörnäinen, bus 16 to Kulosaari, bus 55 to Kalasatama.

SÖRNÄINEN:

To the west: buses in the direction of the Railway Square and trams 1, 6, 7 and 8; bus 551 to Aalto University and Tapiola Metro Stations (Junatie stop). To the east: buses 58 and 551 (Junatie stop).

KALASATAMA:

To the west: buses 55 and 16 to the Railway Square: buses 50, 58, 59 and 551 to Pasila + train; bus 551 to Aalto University and Tapiola Metro Stations. To the east: bus 58 to Itäkeskus, bus 551 Herttoniemi.

KULOSAARI:

To the west: bus 16 to the Railway Square from Svinhufvudintie, buses 58 and 551 to Pasila from Itäväylä + train; bus 551 to Aalto University and Tapiola Metro Stations. To the east: buses 81 and 551 to Herttoniemi, bus 58 to Itäkeskus.

HERTTONIEMI:

To the west: bus 58 and 551 to Pasila + train; bus 551 to Aalto University and Tapiola Metro Stations; bus 79 to Malmi + train. To the east: bus 58 to Itäkeskus (“Puusepänportti” stop).

SIILITIE:

To the west: bus 58 to Pasila + train, bus 79 to Malmi + train. To the east: bus 58 to Itäkeskus (“Sahaajankatu 33” stop).

ITÄKESKUS:

To the west: bus 58 to Pasila + train, bus 550 to Oulunkylä + train, bus 54 to Pukinmäki + train, bus 554 or 561 to Malmi + train.

MYLLYPURO:

To the west: bus 506 to Pasila + train.

PUOTILA:

To the west: bus 550 from Itäkeskus to Oulunkylä + train, bus 54 from Itäkeskus to Pukinmäki + train, bus 554 or 561 from Itäkeskus to Malmi + train.

KONTULA, MELLUNMÄKI, RASTILA, VUOSAARI:

To the west: bus 560 to Malmi + train.