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President Koivisto's route of funeral cortege to Hietaniemi Cemetery

20.5.2017 12.19

The funeral cortege will depart from Helsinki Cathedral after the funeral service, which starts at 13.00.

The cortege will proceed along the following route: Unioninkatu - Aleksanterinkatu - Snellmaninkatu - Vironkatu - Meritullinkatu – Pohjoisranta - Pohjoisesplanadi - Mannerheimintie - Arkadiankatu - Hietaniemi Cemetery.  The cortege will stop outside the Government Palace, the Bank of Finland and the Presidential Palace.

The route will have to be cleared of vehicles, and the authorities will issue detailed information about this and other traffic arrangements at the start of the week.

The public can view the cortege along its route as it proceeds from Helsinki Cathedral to Hietaniemi Cemetery.



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