Hämeenlinna - Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu
Hämeenlinna
Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu
Hämeenlinna campus

Hämeenlinna

Hämeenlinna University Centre

Hämeenlinna is a beautiful lakeside city in southern Finland, just a one-hour drive from the Helsinki-Vantaa airport. Our campus is located 2 km from the Hämeenlinna city centre.

Hämeenlinna University Centre is the largest of HAMK’s campuses. There are around 20 different degree programmes and it’s the home campus for HAMK’s four research units. We have around 4300 students studying at this campus and the number of staff is 400.

Bus connection from Helsinki-Vantaa Airport to Hämeenlinna

The bus connection from Helsinki-Vantaa International Airport to Hämeenlinna is the easiest way to get to Hämeenlinna. From the Helsinki-Vantaa International Airport there are several bus connections daily to Hämeenlinna. The cost is around €18. Express buses to Hämeenlinna depart right outside terminals 1 and 2. The ticket can be purchased from the bus driver. Please note that you may have to change buses in Keimolanportti Service Station, about 10 minutes drive from the airport. It is best to consult the driver about the possible change. For more information about the bus schedules and other information, please visit www.matkahuolto.fi/en.

Trains from Helsinki-Vantaa Airport to Hämeenlinna

There is a train connection from Helsinki-Vantaa airport to Hämeenlinna, with a change in Tikkurila train station. The train station entrance is located at the airport, in between terminals 1 and 2. The journey takes about 1.5 hours (depending of the changing time in Tikkurila), and costs from €8 to €30, depending on the type of train. The seat ticket is included in the train ticket. Please check the timetables from the web site of Valtionrautatiet (VR, Finnish railways, www.vr.fi/eng). You need to buy train tickets beforehand, as those at not sold in the trains.

Bus Connection from Tampere to Hämeenlinna

You can take a bus from Tampere city centre to Hämeenlinna (you can find the timetables here: www.matkahuolto.fi/en).

Trains from Tampere to Hämeenlinna

If you want to take a train from Tampere to Hämeenlinna, you have to walk to the train station from the Tampere central bus station (it takes about 15 minutes on foot). You can find the train timetables from this website: VR (use the timetable search on the front page). Search for: From: “Tampere” To: “Hämeenlinna”. You need to buy train tickets beforehand, as those at not sold in the trains. There is also a ticket machine at the station.

University Centre
Address:
Visamäentie 35 A
13100 Hämeenlinna

The bachelor-level degree programme in Construction Engineering and the master-level degree programme in Business Management and Entrepreneurship taught entirely in English can also be found on the campus.​

The School of Professional Teache​r Education​ is part of Häme University of Applied Sciences. It offers basic, continuing and further vocational education for teachers​ On the University Centre area you will also find the technology centre Innopark ​and other business enterprises.

The Main Library​ at the University Centre provides the above degree programmes with library services that are open to all students.​​

Sairio cam​​pus – Five decades of dairy education​

At Sairio there is a pilot-scale dairy process and a teaching dairy. The Sairio unit is operated by Häme Vocational Institute. It is the only education institution in Finland providing degree-awarding vocational education in the dairy sector. Also part of HAMK’s degree programme in Biotechnology and Food Engineering is completed at the dairy unit.​

Sairio campus
Address:
Kankaistenkatu 33
13220 Hämeenlinna

The Visamäki junction is before the centre of Hämeenlinna. Take the exit towards Lahti. Stay on the junction lane and turn immediately right (Helsinki – Hämeenlinna, road 130). Turn right at the next junction in the direction of Hämeenlinna, drive under the bridge and past the road sign indicating start of built-up area. Turn right at the next junction onto Visamäki.

​Drive past the centre of Hämeenlinna and at the Visamäki junction turn in the direction of Lahti.​ After the bridge going under the motorway, turn right at the first exit (Helsinki – Hämeenlinna, road 130). Turn right at the next junction towards Hämeenlinna, drive under the bridge and past the road sign indicating start of built-up area. Turn right at the next junction onto Visamäki.

​Drive towards Turku (road 10). Turn right before the Helsinki – Tampere motorway junction onto Hämeenlinna – Helsinki, road 130. Turn right at the next junction towards Hämeenlinna and drive past the road sign indicating start of built-up area. Turn right at the next junction onto Visamäki.

Drive through the Visamäki junction directly towards Lahti. After the bridge going under the motorway, turn right at the first exit (Helsinki – Hämeenlinna, road 130). Turn right at the next junction towards Hämeenlinna, drive under the bridge and past the road sign indicating start of built-up area. Turn right at the next junction onto Visamäki.

Air view of Hämeenlinna University Centre

Filming: Matias Sahinoja and Aleksi Ritakallio, Sustainable development (YSKENU14A2).

HÄME UNIVERSITY OF APPLIED SCIENCES