Finnish railway operator VR adds more pet seats to trains during the World Winner Show weekend

VR has increased the number of pet seats on their trains to 42 seats from the normal 14 seats for some train connections running between Helsinki and Tampere during the World Winner Show.

Price is 25 euros per person + max 2 pets in the same carrier per direction. Fee for extra carrier is 5 euros.

Should you want to reserve a seat in one of the WS2018 special train connections, please send an email to . Please write "World Show 2018" in the subject field. Please note, the payment is made over the phone. VR customer service will call you in the number provided during office hours and you will need to provide your payment card details (card number, expiration date and CVS card security code). The tickets will be delivered to the email address provided after the payment is made.

Kindly note that you cannot travel in regular train carriages if you are travelling with pets - a pet seat must be reserved

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The gala dinner menu has been published

The gala dinner for World Show 2018 will be held on Saturday in restaurant Ziberia (Itäinenkatu 9, Tampere). Tickets for the dinner can be purchased in Omakissa or by emailing to Please write "GALA DINNER" in the subject line. The price of the dinner is 60€ - you will receive payment information by email.

The menu of the gala dinner can be found here.

Important information regarding our partner hotels!

Please note that our partner hotel chain Cumulus has been acquired by Scandic hotels, and all Cumulus hotels are now under the name Scandic. This does not affect your reservations, which are still valid. You can find the updated names and website links under our FAQ and "Information: Accommodation".

Sign up to the Omakissa website

By signing up to the Omakissa website in advance you are able to add the cats taking part in the show to the database. 
This will speed up the process of entering your cats to the show.

See instructions here:…/cat…/ei-jasenen-ohjeet/

Please follow the instructions carefully. Should you have any questions or problems when signing up and entering your cat's information, please don't hesitate to contact