Participating towns and cities

FinlandTurku, Finland

189.930 inhabitants
Mobility services service area
Eelin Hoffström-Cagiran
Puolalankatu 5, 3 krs,
20100 Turku
(++358) (0)44 9075815

Participation 2023

Activities within the week Activities within the week

Turku organises activities during EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK 2023, taking into account the annual theme.

All week
Social media campaign which will highlight different e-mobility services and versatile mobility chains which help the citizens be more sustainable in the their daily movement and to leave the car at home.
17 September
Turku Day, during which the city will showcase its activities and services related to sustainable mobility.

Permanent measures Permanent measures

Turku implements one or more new permanent measure(s), which contribute(s) to modal transfer from private car to environmentally sound means of transport.

New or improved bicycle facilities
Improvement of bicycle network (creation of new lanes, extension, renovation, signposting etc)
Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
Installation of charging points for e-bikes
Public transport services
Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
Development of new technologies to improve public transport
Launch of integrated services for the various public transport modes
Traffic calming and access control scheme
Create park and ride stations planned
Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
Charging points for electric vehicles
Freight distribution
Introducing cargo bikes
Mobility management
Launch of awareness-raising campaigns planned
Further info
As stated above the focus of the 2023 mobility week for Turku is to raise awareness on e-mobility as a substitute for use of cars, especially cars with internal combustion engines. The focus will be on the measures already implemented i the city, especially realted to the improvements of bicycle infrastructure and new ways of reducing the need to use cars in the city.