6 April – 2 May Bus route 7X operates to the West Terminal, tram routes 7 and 9 to start service on 3 May

1.4.2021 15:27:02
Street traffic

Public transport connections to the West Harbour will change as a consequence of extensive changes to rail traffic in Helsinki that will take place on 6 April 2021.

  • Route 6T to the West Terminal will be terminated. The last day of operation will be Easter Monday, 5 April.
  • For four weeks, 6 April–2 May, route 7 will be rerouted to Hietalahti via Bulevardi, and will not operate to the West Terminal. Track and street works will be carried out in front of West Terminal 2 in preparation for commissioning the Atlantinkatu track section and Atlantinsilta Bridge on 3 May.
  • 6 April – 2 May A replacement bus route 7X will be operating to West Terminal 2. Bus number 22 from Lauttasaari to Punavuori via Ruoholahti and Hietalahti will also provide replacement connections.
  • The schedules for all tram routes will also change.

Diversion route of tram 7 and replacement bus 7X from 6 April to 2 May

Linjan 7 poikkeusreitti sekä korvaava bussi 7X 6.4. – 2.5.

Tram routes will be back in operation from 3 May 2021

  • Routes 7 and 9 will operate to the West terminals from 3 May.
  • Route 9 will be continued from Saukonpaasi to the West Terminal along Atlantikatu and the new Atlantinsilta Bridge.
  • Route 7 will return to its old route. 
  • Replacement bus route 7X’s operations will be ended. 

Read more about the changes to transport routes in HSL’s bulletin.