Finrail was established in 2013 as a subsidiary of VR-Group Ltd. In 2015, Finrail started as an independent, wholly state-owned company under the ownership steering of the Prime Minister’s Office. Corporatization was implemented as part of a process aiming at ensuring competition neutrality, transparency and fairness. In July 2016, Finrail was transferred under the ownership steering of the Ministry of Transport and Communications.

The core of Finrail Ltd’s services includes traffic control of the railways, traffic planning to combine track work and traffic, operating centre operations as well as services related to the provision of customer information. The Group employs approximately 440 people at 15 locations in various parts of Finland. Operations are guided by safety, responsibility, customer orientation and strong competence.

The Finnish Transport Agency purchases traffic control, passenger information and traffic planning services from Finrail Ltd. The Finnish Transport Agency also purchases the operating centre services for the electric track from Finlogic Ltd, a subsidiary of Finrail Ltd. Furthermore, Finrail provides expert and training services to all operators in the railway sector, among others.

The core of Finrail Ltd’s services includes traffic control of the railways, traffic planning to combine track work and traffic, operating centre operations as well as services related to the provision of customer information.

High-quality service, competence and responsibility

The cornerstones of Finrail’s operations are a high-quality service, competence, responsibility and safety. We want to be a modern state-owned company which successfully combines profitable business with an agile corporate culture.