Arriving to the Olympic Stadium

The Helsinki Olympic Stadium’s central location with good connections offers an easy access. Buses and trams come right in the vicinity of the stadium and its unique atmosphere. Addition to the public transportation there are city bike stations and public bike racks nearby. For those arriving with cars, there are several parking options close to the stadium.

When arriving to events, it is recommended to use public transportation or walkways. Events organised at the stadium influence the possibilities to park in the area.

Different options for arriving at the Olympic Stadium can be found in a map application.

The Olympic Stadium’s address is Paavo Nurmen tie 1, 00250 Helsinki.

Area map of the Olympic Stadium


Public Transportation

Buses and trams – closest stops are: Töölön Kisahalli (Töölö Sports Hall), Töölön kirjasto (Töölö Library), Ooppera (Opera), Auroran sairaala (Aurora Hospital).

The closest train stations are Pasila and Helsinki Central Railway Station. There is a bus and tram connection from the stations to the Olympic Stadium. Walking from the stations to the stadium takes about 20 to 28 minutes.

When using public transportation, the best way to plan your trip is to use the Journey Planner.


The Olympic Stadium is easily accessible with bicycle using bicycle lanes. At the capital are, the Journey Planner is a handy way to check the quickest route to the stadium. You can check the location of the nearest bike racks from the area map below.

When arriving to an event, please check from the event organisers website where the bike racks are located during the event.

The closest city bike stations are located at Uimastadion (Swimming Stadium), Helsingin jäähalli (Helsinki Ice Hall) and at the corner of Toivonkatu and Urheilukatu.


When arriving to events at the Olympic Stadium, it is recommended to use public transportation or walkways. Events organised at the stadium influence the possibilities to park in the area.

The closest parking is located at the Tornipiha (please see the area map). Parking area cannot be used during events.

Other close by parking areas can be found on Urheilukatu, Mäntymäen kenttä, in front of Töölön kisahalli (Töölö Sports Hall) and near Helsingin jäähalli (Helsinki Ice Hall). Events can also influence on parking at these areas. The nearest parking hall is P-Töölö (Töölönkatu 23).

All parking spaces are chargeable.

The North Stadium Square parking area is reserved for organizations operating in the stadium (contract parking).


Visitors and clients can order a taxi by the visitor centre (Paavo Nurmen tie 1). The closest taxi pole is at Toivonkatu 2. However, these options are not available during events. Please see the event organisers’ website or social media for information about taxis during events.


During the renewal process special attention was paid on accessibility. The area map shows the locations of the disabled parking areas. 

New accessible seating areas are available at several sections at the stadium.