It's easy to arrive to Särkänniemi
We recommend you arrive to Särkänniemi with other transportation methods than private car. It is easy to arrive to Särkänniemi by public transportation, bike, boat or also by walking from Tampere city center and nearby areas. There are coin lockers available by the main gate.
By train to Särkänniemi
It is easy to arrive to Särkänniemi by train. There is a bus from Tampere Railway Atation that will take you to Särkänniemi in 20 minutes. It takes about 30 minutes to walk to Särkänniemi from the Railway Station. More information about train connections to Tampere is available here.
By bus or tram to Särkänniemi
You can take bus number 2 straight to Särkänniemi. The bus runs route Rauhaniemi – Lapinniemi – Tammela – Tulli – Yliopisto – Sorin aukio (Ratina) – Koskipuisto – Keskustori – Hämeenpuisto – Särkänniemi.
There are several local buses that run by Särkänniemi throughout the year. From Paasikivi street it is about 300 meters walk to Särkänniemi. You can also take the tram to Särkänniemistop from where you can walk 600 meter route to Särkänniemi easily. Find more information about bus and tram routes here.
Travel Ticket Pilot at Doghill Christmas 2023
Särkänniemi and Nysse are piloting a ticket partnership for Doghill Christmas 2023, so the Christmas Passes purchased from Särkänniemi online store also include transportation to the event on Nysse buses and trams.
The travel entitlement included in the Pass (wristband) is valid on all Nysse zones on the event day, starting from 10.00 until one hour after the closing of Näsinneula. On event Saturdays, the travel entitlement is valid until 00:30 the following Sunday, until 21.30 on Sundays, and until 19.00 on December 26-27, 2023.
The benefit is available with the Christmas Pass for the specific day or the Christmas Pass ticket delivery message received via email, and using it is easy: the QR code on the ticket delivery message or the wristband is scanned directly at the bus or tram ticket machine. The travel entitlement must be validated on all trips when boarding a bus or tram.
This offer is applicable only to Christmas Passes purchased from Särkänniemi's online store and cannot be used with the Christmas Ticket or a Christmas Pass purchased on the spot at Särkänniemi.Buy tickets
By bike to Särkänniemi
There are parking spots for bikes by the ticket booths at the main entrance. It is easy to bike to Särkänniemi through Tampere's bike lanes. By the ticket booths there are also city bikes available.
By boat to Särkänniemi
You can arrive to Särkänniemi along Lake Näsijärvi by boat as well. Mustalahti harbor located by Särkänniemi has a guest berth.
Arriving Särkänniemi by car
When arriving from the west (e.g. from Vaasa, Pori and Ylöjärvi) it is easy to arrive to Särkänniemi following Paasikiventie street. When arriving from the east (e.g. from Jyväskylä and Kangasala) you should drive through the Tampere Tunnel and follow the signs.
When arriving from the south (e.g. Helsinki and Turku) you can drive through Ratina and Hämeenpuisto to Särkänniemi or to one of the parking garages (P-Plevna, P-Näsinkulma and P-Frenckell) that are located within a walking distance from Särkänniemi.
Please note that the tram construction sites may cause some detours.
Särkänniemi on a map and GPS
When using a GPS, please use the address Laiturikatu 1. You can also find Särkänniemi on several map services by searching for Särkänniemi.