An easy way to find Arcada is by using the journey planner.

Address: Jan-Magnus Janssonin aukio 1, 00560 Helsinki 

The main entrance is situated on the east side of the Arcada building, in the intersection of Tuokolankatu and Toukolankuja, next to Jan-Magnus Janssonin aukio. The traffic connections to and from Arcada in Arabianranta are good, as the house is situated next to the Helsinki - Lahti highway (E4).


By car

Arcada has no separate parking. If you visit Arcada quickly you can park your car at Arabia shopping centre. If you plan to stay longer, you can find other options for parking in Arabianranta here:

By bus

Several routes of the Helsinki and metropolitan area commuter traffic pass by Arcada. It is easy to reach Arabianranta from Kamppi, the Central Railway Station, Pasila and western Helsinki.

Bus stops and routes

  • Byholmsgatan/Kyläsaarenkatu: 52, 68, 71, 71V, 74, 74N, 506 (Vetenskapslinjen), 732K, 08N
  • Gumtäkts kampus/Kumpulan kampus: 52. 55, 55A, 70, 70T, 73, 73N, 75, 77, 730-742, 760-782, 05N
  • Hemholmsgatan/Kotisaarenkatu: 50

By tram

Tram 6 (Arabia - Hietalahti) or 8 (Arabia - Salmisaari) provides an easy and comfortable ride to and from downtown Helsinki in about 20 minutes. The stop nearest Arcada is Kyläsaarenkatu.

By metro

The metro station in Sörnäinen gives you a fast transfer to the eastern and western parts of Helsinki. Transfer from Sörnäinen (stop Vilhonvuori) to Arcada is carried out by tram or bus.