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XXXVII School Helsinki - Info

 

Venue

The school will be held in Aalto University at Otaniemi campus, Espoo, Finland. The campus is about 9 km from Helsinki city center and 27 km from Helsinki airport, with good connections using public transportation. Espoo is the second largest and the fastest growing city of Finland – part of the Helsinki Metropolitan Area. Espoo is Northern Europe’s largest high-tech and innovation hub where science, business and culture meet the wilderness of Nuuksio National Park and stunning seaside environment. The city’s innovative spirit, Aalto University, technology hub Otaniemi and international companies attract continuous interest from science, research, investors and business professionals worldwide. 

The school takes place at room 1023 & 1024, located in the first floor of the TUAS building (Maarintie 8) in Aalto University. You can find a detailed map of the Otaniemi campus here.

 

How to reach the Venue

The easiest option for most people to get to the school site is flying to Helsinki with an airline of your choice. After you arrive at Helsinki-Vantaa International Airport, there are multiple ways to get to the school venue:

  • Train + Metro: Take I- or P-train to Helsinki central railway station, and then change to metro (line M1 to Matinkylä or line M2 to Tapiola). Get off at the stop "Aalto University", take exit B and walk to the TUAS-talo (see the map below). A single regional ticket (5.5€ per person) is valid for all the public transport in Vantaa, Helsinki, Espoo during 80 minutes.
  • Train + Bus: Take I-train to Huopalahti or P-train to Oulunkylä, then transfer to bus 550 to Innopoli, you are close to the school venue. The same single regional ticket will work.
  • Taxi: the taxi stand is outside of the main entrance of the arrival hall. It takes about 30 minutes and around 45€ per taxi to the school venue.