Helsinki and venue info

Helsinki is a smart city where modern urban life meets a beautiful and diverse environment. When visiting Helsinki, you will get to enjoy a world-class public transport system, stunning nature as well as the Neoclassical city centre. However, for mobility and transport experts, there’s more: Helsinki is one of the first cities in the world to pilot self-driving robot buses on public roads.

TRA attendees will get to know about Finland’s silo-breaking re-regulation of the entire transport sector that enables trials, pilots and innovation actions. This context facilitates an exciting TRA2020 in Helsinki. See further information on Helsinki.

Helsinki is closer than you think:

  • Direct flights from over 130 destinations
  • 180 international arrivals daily
  • Berlin 2 hours
  • Rome 3.5 hours
  • New York 8 hours
  • Tokyo 9.5 hours

You can also travel to Helsinki by cruise ships from Stockholm, Tallinn, St Petersburg and Travemünde.

City of Helsinki view

Venue information

TRA2020 will take place at Messukeskus Helsinki, Expo and Convention Centre, which is Finland’s largest and most advanced venue for meetings, congresses and trade and consumer shows with 58,000 m² of space. Messukeskus hosts yearly 75 trade and consumer shows as well as 2,000 meetings and congresses. Find out more about Messukeskus here.

At TRA2020 Messukeskus turns into an innovative area, which brings together the companies and public authorities working in the field of transport. It offers the perfect place to network, share ideas and discuss the future of transportation and mobility with other researchers, scientists and engineers.

© Messukeskus
© Messukeskus