Nordic Business Forum 2016 will be held at the Helsinki Exhibition & Convention Center. Messukeskus is located close to the center of Helsinki, with excellent transport connections.

Arrival by train

The Helsinki Exhibition & Convention Center is situated next to Helsinki Pasila railway station, so it is more than recommended to arrive by train. All national and international trains make a stop at the Pasila railway station and it is only a 300-metre walk away from the main entrance of the Exhibition & Convention Center.

Arrival by plane

The Helsinki-Vantaa Airport is 13 km from the Exhibition & Convention Center. We recommend you grab a taxi, which takes approximately 15 minutes and costs around 35€.

Arrival from the harbors

If you arrive in Helsinki via ferry, we recommend you either take a taxi or a tram from in front of the arrival terminal.

Arrival by tram

You can reach the Exhibition & Convention Center easily with tram lines 7A, 7B and 9. All of these trams go to the city center.

Arrival by bus

You can reach the Exhibition & Convention Center also by bus. Buses 506 and 69 stop at the Exhibition & Convention Center. The nearest stop for buses 504 and 505 is located at the Pasila railway station.


You can reach Taxis in Helsinki by calling +358 (0)100 0600. Tell them that you are going to the Exhibition & Convention Center and they will know where to go. The taxi stand at the Exhibition & Convention Center can be found outside of the Southern Entrance, which is also the main entrance.


The Exhibition & Convention Center has a multi-storey car park which can be accessed via Ratapihantie street. For navigators use the address Ratapihantie 17. The car park is open 24 hours. The parking fee is 12€ per day for each time you park. Parking fees can be paid for at automated ticket machines. We recommend you pay the parking upon arrival to avoid long lines during the rush hours when the seminar day ends.