TRA2020 will take place at Messukeskus Helsinki, Expo and Convention Centre which is Finland’s largest venue for meetings, congresses and trade and consumer shows with 58 000 m² of space. The premises of Messukeskus Helsinki include seven exhibition halls, 40 meeting rooms and the 4,400-seat Amfi Hall auditorium. Messukeskus is located in the capital city of Helsinki, in the district of Pasila.
At TRA 2020 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 is located in Pasila and can be easily reached by public transportation. The venue is only a five minute train ride away from Helsinki Central Station and the airport can be reached within 40 minutes by train.
Transport connections Messukeskus
Street address: Messuaukio 1, 00520 Helsinki
Trams from the centre of Helsinki: 7 and 9. Ticket sales on trams to end on 1 February. From 1 February, tram drivers will no longer sell tickets. Single tickets must be bought before boarding a tram, for example via a mobile app or from a ticket machine.
Buses: 506 and 69 to Messukeskus, and buss 551 from Espoo to Pasila railway station
Trains: all local and long-distance trains (except Allegro trains) stop at Pasila railway station, just a 300-metre walk from Messukeskus.
Bicycling: City bikes and stations near Messukeskus
Taxi: A taxi rank can be found in front of Messukeskus. Taxis are allowed to drive right up to the entrance.
Airport: I and P trains run from the airport to the nearby Pasila railway station. The journey takes around 30 minutes, and trains leave every 10 minutes in the daytime. By taxi, you can reach Messukeskus in 15–20 minutes.
Cruise ships: You can travel to Helsinki by ship from Stockholm, Tallinn, St Petersburg and Travemünde.