Coronavirus vaccinations for Helsinki residents

NB: The booster dose for people aged 65 years and older, risk groups and people with severe immunodeficiency will be administered with a booked appointment when at least three months have passed since the previous dose or recovery from COVID-19. Read more here.

To other groups a fourth vaccine dose is not administered if you have already received three doses and recovered from COVID-19. Information about vaccination for those who have recovered from COVID-19.

NB: Be sure to come to your scheduled appointment on time. However, we do not recommend coming too much in advance. We kindly ask you to wear a face mask at the vaccination points.

First and second doses of the coronavirus vaccine are offered to

  • People aged 12 years and older, also without appointment
  • Children in grades 1–5, only by appointment and with the guardians' written consent
  • Children aged 5–7 years, only with the guardians' written consent and booked appointment. Book the appointment by calling +358 9 310 46300 (weekdays 8.00–16.00).

Third doses are offered to

Fourth doses are offered to

Fifth doses are offered to

The targeted booster vaccine is administered in autumn/early winter to

  • people aged 65 years and older, only by appointment
  • people aged 18 years and older who belong to risk groups, only by appointment
  • people aged 12 and older suffering from severe immunodeficiency, only by appointment

For booster vaccine target groups, it does not matter how many vaccines the person has received or how many times they may have had the coronavirus disease.

Book a vaccination appointment at or in the Maisa app

You can also book an appointment by calling +358 9 310 46300 on weekdays from 8.00–16.00.

We have a callback service. If we can’t answer your call immediately, your number is saved and we will call you back within three days from +358 9 310 46300 or +358 9 310 10020. We return calls also in the evenings and on weekends.

Vaccination is free and voluntary.

Updated 30.11.2022

Getting the vaccine: to whom and when?

In what order are different population groups vaccinated? When do I get the vaccine?

How to book an appointment for a corona vaccination

Vaccinations are given with or without an appointment. You can make an appointment by phone or electronically.

Frequently asked questions

The coronavirus vaccination may bring about some questions. Here you can find the most frequently asked questions and their answers.

Going to the vaccination

Is it safe to visit the vaccination points? Where is the coronavirus vaccination given?

After the vaccination

What should I do after the vaccination? What if I develop symptoms after the vaccination?

Information about corona vaccinations in different languages

Information in Russian, Estonian, Somali and Arabic.