europe Helsinki is the capital of Finland, located in the southern part of Finland. Chargeable parking on street applies in the centre on weekdays and in the business centre also on Saturday. Parking is allowed only in marked parking spaces.

What to see in Helsinki

Helsinki is a nice compact city with many attractions like The Senate Square, The Suomenlinna Maritime Fortress and Helsinki Zoo.

parking Helsinki

On-street parking Helsinki

Chargeable parking applies in the centre of Helsinki in 3 zones (vyohyke):
• Monday-Friday between 09.00-21.00 hours
• Saturday between 09.00-18.00 Hours (only city centre)
• Parking rate zone 1 : € 4.00/hr (zone 2 : € 2.00, zone 3 : € 1.00)
Tickets can be purchased at park and display machines, R-kioski and fuel stations.

Note : some of the parking spaces in the city centre are chargeable also on Sundays and holidays. Check the parking sign and the parking meters if this is the case.

Car parks Helsinki

Unlimited parking is set to car parks in the city centre. Parking rates in public car parks : € 3.00-6.00/hour. Read more.


Free parking is set to P+R parking lots on the outskirts of Helsinki near bus stops and metrostations. Public transport is available.