Vaccination of Helsinkians

12-years olds and older can get the first coronavirus jab without appointment from



Currently being vaccinated are

  • 12-years-olds and older

NB: Persons who have already had COVID-19 are offered the vaccine after at least two months have passed from the date the symptoms started or the date you took your positive coronavirus test.

Vaccination is free and voluntary.

Vaccines in use

Changing the booster vaccine

More information and instructions about the vaccinations

How to book a vaccination appointment

You can get vaccinated with or without an appointment. You can make an appointment electronically or by telephone.

  • The fastest way to book an appointment is to visit bookcovidvaccine.fi. You can also change or cancel the appointment.
  • To make an appointment by telephone, call 09 310 46300 on weekdays between 8:00–18:00.
  • The appointment booking line uses a call-back service. If your call is not answered immediately, your number will be saved and your call will be returned within three days from the number 09 310 46300 or 09 310 10020. We also make return calls in the evenings and at weekends.

NB: Come for the vaccination as close to your appointment time as possible. There are no separate waiting areas at the vaccination points. Be prepared to que and dress accordingly.

More information about appointment booking and changing or cancelling an appointment

Opening times for vaccination points without appointment booking

You can change the appointment for the second dose at bookcovidvaccine.fi.

More information about the vaccines is available:

Updated 17.9.2021

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How to book an appointment for a corona vaccination

Vaccinations are given by appointment only. 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 corona 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.