VENUE MAP

The venue for SHIFT 2019 is the Ruissalo Shipyard in the picturesque archipelago of Turku, Finland.

SHIFT 2019 Event area map

 

GETTING TO THE VENUE

The festival venue is located approximately 6 kilometres from the city centre, very easily reached by bus, bike or even the most hardcore way, by foot. Sustainability is one of the key points of SHIFT, please let this show also in your choice of transportation. Don’t forget the chance to compensate your travelling emission by investing in Hope Fund.

Note that there might be some changes and updates before the event!

ON FOOT

WALK, BIKE OR SCOOT

Address:
Hevoskarintie 23
20100 Turku, Finland

Check the route with google maps

Bikes can be parked right outside the gates. 

If you want to cool off on your way to the venue, you can reach the venue also with the newest public transport option in Turku: Voi Scooters.  Note that this requires you to register to the app.

SHIFT BUS

FREE SHIFT SHUTTLE BUS

There is a SHIFT Shuttle Bus driving between the city centre and the venue on both festival days. The bus stops are at Turku Bus station, pier 10 (Aninkaistenkatu 20), Turku Railway Station, bus stop 151 and by SHIFT Festival gate (Hevoskarintie 23). 

TO SHIFT

 

FROM SHIFT

AROUND TURKU

PUBLIC TRANSPORT

Bus

You can reach basically every part of the city by Föli bus. Bus line 8 takes you to the festival venue from the city centre. Take the bus either from Puutori or train station (Ratapihankatu 37) bus stops.

Water bus

A more scenic option to arrive to SHIFT is the water bus! Note that the water bus has a very limited space. More information for bus routes check Föli

Tickets to Föli bus and water bus

Bus tickets can be purchased directly from the bus or water bus. The drivers only accept cash. Or use the Föli app – good tip if you are not carrying any extra coins with you!
Buy a one-way ticket for 3 euros or, if you know you will be using the bus several times during your stay in Turku, you can
buy a Tourist card for 2 days with 10 euros. More information about the tickets from here, the Föli office or from the bus drivers.

OTHER

Taxi

There is no public parking for SHIFT visitors near the Ruissalo Shipyard. If you prefer to arrive with a car we recommend to catch a taxi from TaxiData, and use the fixed prices for SHIFT attendees:

TaxiData taxi from the city center to Ruissalo Shipyard:
20€ with a normal taxi
25€ with a big taxi

Please show your SHIFT ticket or wristband to the driver to get the SHIFT prices.

LONG DISTANCE

GETTING TO TURKU

Turku can be reached by train, ship, airplane, bus or car. Behind these links are some websites to help you plan your journey!

AIRPLANE

From Helsinki airport to Turku, you can easily catch a bus or a train. If you land directly to Turku airport, take Föli line 1 to the city centre.

BUS

From Turku bus station you can head straight to the venue with SHIFT Shuttle Bus and the closest Föli bus stop is in a walking distance at Puutori, where you can hop on the bus line 8.

TRAIN

If you arrive by train, you can catch the SHIFT Shuttle bus or public bus line 8 straight in front of the main railway station.

SHIP

Heading to SHIFT from Stockholm? The route from Stockholm to Turku by Viking Line ferry gives you a scenic voyage through the two archipelagos. Turku harbour is approximately 3.5 km from the city centre and you get there by walking or by public transport, bus line 1.

No matter what means of transportation you end up using, how about compensating your travelling emissions by investing in Hope Fund?