Many bus departures cancelled during the marathon on 17 August

13.08.2019 10:00

Many bus departures cancelled during the marathon on 17 August

The Paavo Nurmi Marathon takes place on Saturday 17 August. In Turku city centre, both the Auransilta and Tuomiokirkonsilta bridges will be closed to traffic at the start of the run, due to which the majority of the bus departures scheduled to arrive in or depart from the city centre between 11:55 and 12:40 are cancelled. Traffic delays are also expected once the bridges are reopened. A list of all the cancelled departures is provided at the bottom of this page.

The marathon’s impacts elsewhere in the vicinity of the city centre

Lines 55 and 56 will follow an alternate route as of Friday, as Itäinen Rantakatu will be closed between the Myllynsilta and Auransilta bridges for the duration of the building and dismantling of the competition area. Lines 55 and 56 will follow the alternate route from Friday 6:00 to Saturday 22:00. During the aforementioned period, the lines will also use stops T84 Keskusta (to Räntämäki) and T87 Keskusta (to Haarla/Toijaisinen) on Linnankatu in the city centre.

Line 1 will not operate to and from the Harbour between 12:15 and 12:40, when Linnankatu is closed to traffic in the vicinity of Turku Castle.

Lines 3, 30, 14, 15, 55 and 56 will follow an alternate route between 12:00 and 16:30, when Itäinen Rantakatu is closed between Martinsilta and Unioninkatu. During the aforementioned period, the lines will run via Martinkatu and Stålarminkatu.

Line 8 will not stop at Ruissalo Kansanpuisto between 12:00 and 17:30. The police will be directing traffic on Russalon puistotie, so delays are possible.

Line-specific route changes are listed below.

Cancelled departures and alternate routes

Line 1

  • 11:45 Airport – 12:10 city centre – Harbour: departure cancelled.
  • 12:00 Airport – 12:25 city centre – Harbour: departure cancelled.
  • 12:15 Harbour – 12:30 city centre – Airport: departure cancelled.
  • 12:30 Harbour – 12:45 city centre – Airport: departure cancelled.

 

Line 2A, 2B  

  • 11:43 Littoinen – 12:00 Kohmo – 12:20 city centre – Länsinummi: departure cancelled.
  • 11:45 Kohmo – 12:05 city centre – Liljalaakso: departure cancelled.
  • 12:15 Kohmo – 12:35 city centre – Liljalaakso: departure cancelled.
  • 11:45 Länsinummi – 12:07 city centre – Kohmo – Littoinen: departure cancelled.
  • 12:00 Liljalaakso – 12:22 city centre – Kohmo: departure cancelled.

 

Line 3           

  • 11:40 Majakkaranta – 11:57 city centre – Majakkaranta: departure cancelled.
  • 12:00 Majakkaranta – 12:17 city centre – Majakkaranta: departure cancelled.
  • Additionally, departures from Majakkaranta between 12:20 and 16:30 will follow an alternate route to the city centre: Stålarminkatu – Martinkatu – Myllysilta – Eerikinkatu.

 

Line 30

  • 11:50 Majakkaranta – 12:13 city centre – Majakkaranta: departure cancelled.
  • 12:10 Majakkaranta – 12:30 city centre – Majakkaranta: departure cancelled.
  • Additionally, departures from the city centre to Majakkaranta between 12:30 and 16:35 will follow the route Martinsilta – Martinkatu – Stålarminkatu, etc.

 

Line 6

  • 11:10 Naantali: terminates at Turku city centre, does not continue to Lieto.
  • 11:45 Turku – Lieto: departure cancelled.
  • 11:40 Naantali: terminates at Turku city centre, does not continue to Lieto.
  • 12:15 city centre – Lieto: departure cancelled.
  • 11:50 Lieto – Turku: departs from the city centre (at 12:25) to Naantali.

 

Line 7

  • 11:25 Naantali: terminates at Turku city centre, does not continue to Kaarina.
  • 12:00 city centre – Kaarina: departure cancelled.
  • 11:55 from Naantali: terminates at Turku city centre, does not continue to Kaarina.
  • 12:30 city centre – Kaarina: departure cancelled.
  • 11:35 Kaarina: departs from the city centre (at 12:10) to Naantali.

 

Line 8

  • Departures between 12:00 and 17:30 will not stop at Kansanpuisto in Ruissalo.

 

Line 9           

  • 11:35 Katariina – 12:00 city centre – Vaala: departure cancelled.
  • 12:05 Katariina – 12:30 city centre – Vaala: departure cancelled.
  • 11:45 Vaala – 12:10 city centre – Katariina: departure cancelled.

 

Line 12

  • 11:25 Varissuo – 11:55 city centre – Härkämäki: departure cancelled.
  • 11:55 Varissuo – 12:25 city centre – Härkämäki: departure cancelled.
  • 11:50 Härkämäki – 12:10 city centre – Varissuo: departure cancelled.

 

Line 13         

  • 11:35 Takakirves – 11:50 city centre – Uittamo: departure cancelled.
  • 12:05 Impivaara – 12:20 city centre – Uittamo: departure cancelled.
  • 11:50 Uittamo – 12:15 city centre – Takakirves: departure cancelled.

 

Lines 14, 15

  • No cancelled departures.
  • Departures between 12:00 and 16:30 from Erikvalla/Kakskerta will drive to the city centre via the route Stålarminkatu – Martinkatu – Itäinen Rantakatu – Myllysilta – Koulukatu – Eerikinkatu. The return route is the same in reverse, via Puistokatu and Martinsilta.

 

Line 18         

  • 11:30 Runosmäki – 11:52 city centre – Harittu: departure cancelled.
  • 11:45 Runosmäki – 12:07 city centre – Harittu: departure cancelled.
  • 12:00 Runosmäki – 12:22 city centre – Harittu: departure cancelled.
  • 11:45 Harittu – 12:07 city centre – Runosmäki: departure cancelled.
  • 12:00 Harittu – 12:22 city centre – Runosmäki: departure cancelled.

 

Line 32                               

  • 11:30 Varissuo – 12:00 city centre – Pansio: departure cancelled.
  • 12:00 Varissuo – 12:30 city centre – Pansio: departure cancelled.
  • 11:30 Pansio – 12:00 city centre – Varissuo: departure cancelled.
  • 12:00 Pansio – 12:30 city centre – Varissuo: departure cancelled.

 

Line 42

  • 11:45 Varissuo – 12:15 city centre – Perno: departure cancelled.
  • 11:47 Perno – 12:15 city centre – Varissuo: departure cancelled.

 

Line 50                               

  • 11:25 Oriniemi – 11:40 Moikoinen – 12:00 city centre – Student Village: departure cancelled.

 

Line 53         

  • 12:05 Student Village – 12:30 city centre – Maanpää: departure cancelled.

 

Line 54         

  • 11:50 Papinsaari – 12:00 Moikoinen – 12:20 city centre – Student Village: departure cancelled.
  • 11:45 Student Village – 12:10 city centre – Papinsaari: departure cancelled.

 

Lines 55 and 56                 

  • The lines will use an alternate route from 6:00 on Friday 16 August to 22:00 on Saturday 17 August: The route from Hirvensalo to the city centre is Itäinen Rantakatu – Myllysilta – Linnankatu. The return route is the same in reverse, via Martinsilta. During the aforementioned period, the lines will also use stops T84 Keskusta (to Räntämäki) and T87 Keskusta (to Haarla/Toijaisinen) on Linnankatu.
  • Additionally, on Saturday between 12:00 and 16:30, lines 55 and 56 will use the route Stålarminkatu – Martinkatu – Itäinen Rantakatu – Myllysilta – Koulukatu – Linnankatu. The return route is the same in reverse, via Martinsilta.
  • Cancelled departures on Saturday:
    • Line 55 11:38 Haarla – 12:03 city centre – Räntämäki
    • Line 56 12:03 Toijainen – 12:23 city centre – Räntämäki
    • Line 56 11:48 Räntämäki – 12:13 city centre – Toijainen
    • Line 55 12:03 Räntämäki – 12:33 city centre – Haarla

 

Line 60

  • 11:30 Vaala – 11:55 city centre – Suikkila: departure cancelled.
  • 12:00 Vaala – 12:25 city centre – Suikkila: departure cancelled.
  • 11:55 Suikkila – 12:15 city centre – Suikkila: departure cancelled.

 

Line 61         

  • 11:55 Ilpoinen – 12:15 city centre – Vienola: departure cancelled.
  • 11:40 Vienola – 12:05 city centre – Ilpoinen: departure cancelled.
  • 12:10 Vienola – 12:35 city centre – Ilpoinen: this departure will run, but departure from the city centre will be delayed by approximately 5 minutes.

 

Line 704                             

  • 12:00 Puutori – Paimio will use an alternate route: Puutori – Sibeliuksenkatu – Brahenkatu – Läntinen Pitkäkatu – Kuljettajankatu – Ratapihankatu – Helsinginkatu – Kalevanramppi – Kalevantie – Tykistökatu – Itäinen Pitkäkatu – Uudenmaankatu, etc.

 

Line 801       

  • 11:50 Puutori – Kuusisto – Parainen will use an alternate route: Puutori – Sibeliuksenkatu – Brahenkatu – Läntinen Pitkäkatu – Kuljettajankatu – Ratapihankatu – Helsinginkatu – Kalevanramppi – Kalevantie – Tykistökatu – Itäinen Pitkäkatu – Uudenmaankatu, etc.
  • Cancelled departures:
    • Klo 11:35 Parainen – 11:50 Kuusisto – Bus station
    • 12:20 Puutori – Kuusisto – Parainen

 

Line 902

  • Klo 9:45 Korpoström – Puutori will use an alternate route: Uudenmaakatu – Itäinen Pitkäkatu – Tykistökatu – Savitehtaankatu – Hämeentie – Helsinginkatu – Kuljettajankatu – Läntinen Pitkäkatu – Bus station.

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