Pendolino are high-speed tilting trains offering the fastest services in Finland. They connect Helsinki with most other large cities of the country. Thanks to their tilting mechanism they can run faster than conventional IC trains.
All trains have 2nd and 1st class accomodation. The coaches have air-condition, power sockets and Wifi. 2nd class is called "Eco". Seats are arranged in rows of four (2+2 seats) in open-plan arrangement with most seats in rows and only some seats facing each other. 1st class accomodation is called "Extra". Seats are arranged in rows of three (2+1 seats) with a larger seating pitch. Newspapers and coffee, tea and water are available free of charge.
There are dedicated compartments for the disabled, families and children as well as for passengers with pets. Trains also convey a restaurant car where you can get snacks, drinks and hot dishes. Bicycles are not allowed on Pendolino services. EURAIL通票
Reservation fee (not required) depends on distance travelled. As regular tickets include a seat reservation and reservations are not indicated on the trains it is recommend to buy a reservation if you are travelling longer distances.
Helsinki - Turku/Vaasa/Oulo/Kuopio/Joensuu