Located in the heart of Helsinki, the Yard is the most central hostel in the city. This neighbourhood is bubbling with bars, restaurants, sight, cafés and shops. Amazing parks and harbours are within a few minutes walking distance. You can rent a city bike from just a round the corner and go explore the local culture of the city’s colorful neighborhoods. Central Railways Station and Kamppi Bus-terminal are both within a 5 minute walk from the hostel. Check out distances to most major attractions below.

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Helsinki Railway Station

Walk up to Mannerheimintie and turn left. After Forum shopping complex turn right. Walk up approx 30 meters and hostel will be on your right side between Bar KALEVA and Restaurant KOSMOS.

The walk is about 5 minutes in total.

West terminal

Take tram 6T or 7 from the harbor towards downtown Helsinki. With tram 6T hop off at Ylioppilastalo (across the street from hostel), with tram 7 hop off at Simonkatu (2 blocks to hostel). Cruiselines: Tallink, Eckeröline and St Peter Line.

Helsinki-Vantaa Airport

Take the airport train from in-between Terminal 1 and 2 to Helsinki Railway Station.
The train ride takes approximately 27 minutes. From the station it is a 5 minute walk to the hostel.

Market Square

Walk towards Helsinki Cathedral to Aleksanterinkatu. Turn left and keep walking until you have crossed Mannerheimintie. Walk up Kalevankatu and you will see the hostel on your right. Approx 10 minute walk.

Places Nearby


Kiasma is a museum of contemporary art under the umbrella of the Finnish National Gallery.

Ateneum art museum

The Ateneum is Finland’s best-known art museum and the home of Finnish art.

Senate square

The square is dominated by Helsinki Cathedral, the Government Palace and the National Library.

Stockmann department store

A true Finnish icon. Culturally significant building and department store. Great shopping.

Forum shopping complex

Modern shopping center with over 120 shops and restaurants. Awarded best in Finland.

Kamppi shopping center

Modern and large shopping center and Helsinki’s main bus terminal.

Public transport

Tram stops

1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 6T, 7A/B, 9 and 10

All within

Central railway station

Central railway and metro station.

Direct access to Helsinki Airport.

Metro/subway stops

Kamppi, Helsinki University, Central Railway Station 

All within

Kamppi bus terminal

Helsinki’s main bus terminal. Long distance buses and metro station.

West terminal

Ferries to Tallinn and Saint Petersburg. 30 minute walk or 8 minutes by tram.

Helsinki airport

Helsinki international airport. 27 minutes by train from railway station.