The festival area is located nearby the center of Helsinki, easily accessible by public transportation, bike or foot. We recommend the use of public transportation or bicycling when coming to the festival. There isn’t a parking for cars at the festival area or its immediate surroundings.
Street address: Parrukatu 2, 00540 Helsinki.
Biking is one of the most convenient ways to arrive to the festival. There is a bicycle parking area free of charge, and it’s located near the wristband exchange point, 250 meters from the festival’s main entrance. Flow’s bicycle parking is provided by Helen and it is one of the largest seen in Finland. Please note that the bicycle parking area is not guarded and Flow Festival is not responsible for parked bicycles.
The closest stations and stops:
Metro – Sörnäinen
Bus – Suvilahti and Sörnäinen (M)
Tram – Käenkuja and Sörnäinen (M)
In addition to regular services, HSL will organise additional night services on Helsinki metro during the festival weekend. On Friday and Saturday the metro will drive 2 extra hours every 10 minutes. Besides the extended metro schedule, regular night buses will drive approximately every 5 minutes from Sörnäinen.
For more detailed information about public transportation, please visit the Helsinki city journey planner (Reittiopas) by HSL.
Traveling tickets can also be purchased directly from the bus and tram drivers, ticket vending machines and R-Kioski kiosks (day tickets). Bus and tram drivers only accept cash and they do not have to accept notes larger than 20 EUR.
Check all the ticket selling points, ticket machines and service point locations here.
You can order a taxi by calling +358 100 0700. Taxis in Finland are reliable and always run by meter.
A temporary taxi stand is located opposite the wristband exchange point, across the Sörnäisten Rantatie street. Please note that it is not possible to order taxis elsewhere in the Suvilahti area as all taxis leave from the temporary taxi stand.
Free American Express Flow Tram on Friday Aug 11th
Looking for free transportation to Flow? The American Express Flow Tram will take you to Flow Festival from Helsinki city-centre on Friday August 11th. The free tram leaves from Mikonkatu and drives to Sörnäinen (Metro) without stopping on the way. Enter the tram with your Flow wristband or festival ticket and listen to the tram’s host DJ Tony Joakim play. During each ride one lucky passenger will win access to Flow Amex Gold area for two!
Friday Aug 11th tram timetable from Mikonkatu to Sörnäinen: