Tempere Pirkkala (TMP) Airport
Tempere Pirkkala TMP Airport Overview
With an estimated yearly passenger count of 0.5M, and a long runway, Tampere Pirkkala Airport is served by a number of low-cost airlines offering flights to European cities, and multiple daiy flights to Helsinki, with connections to all points of the globe. Seasonal charters are available to popular vacation venues.
Tampere-Pirkkala Airport has two passenger terminals - T1 & T2 - located at different addresses (T2 is for low-budget airline Ryanair):
T1is located at Tornikaari 50, 33960 Pirkkala; for information call 020 708 5521;
T2 is located at Varikontie 14, 33960 Pirkkala; for information call 0200 39000.
Terminal 1 - Its amenities include an information desk, rental car counters, food & drink, tax-free shops, conference facilities for up to 22 people - AV equipment, telephone, overhead projector & portable screen are available (book through the Information desk). The VIP Lounge accommodates 10 people and includes a kitchen, telephone & WC. A mail box is outside the terminal.
Terminal 2 - which was recently extended, houses on the ground level arrival, departure & check-in; and on level 1 food & drink. There is also a travel agency and the Airpros Information Center (tel: 0200 39000). Newly renovated T2 is to reopen in early 2015.
Parking at Tampere Pirkkala Airport is available in the parking lots close to both terminals.
Transport from the Airport: (Airport Taxi +358 1004131, Rauman taxi (02) 822 5544).
From T1: Paunu Bus 61 runs between Terminal 1 and City center and takes about 40 minutes (for timetables call 0100 29400 or open Paunu website, & look under 'Tampere - Pirkkala lentoasema'.)
From T2: The Tokee Bus runs between Terminal 2 (Ryanair flights) and the Tampere Railway Station, stopping in front of the main entrance and taking about 30 minutes. (For timetables call 0200 39000 (Finland), or +358 3 383 5444 (abroad).
Present & future Airport developments: Finavia, the Airport Operator, announced that during 2014 Terminal 2 is to be renovated and Terminal 1 prepared for renovation.
- Website for Tempere Pirkkala: http://www.finavia.fi/en/tampere-pirkkala/
- Contact: http://www.finavia.fi/en/inquiry/?airport=tamperepirkkala
- Phone: +358 20 708 5311