Tracon's venue, Tampere Hall, is located in city of Tampere, in walking distance (700m) from the central railway station and bus station (900m). Tampere is less than a two-hour train trip away from Helsinki-Vantaa airport, and about a two-hour trip away from Helsinki central railway station. Tampere and Tampere-talo are easily accessible by train and bus services
Street address: Yliopistonkatu 55, FI-33100 Tampere
More info at their own website: Tampere-talo (Tampere Hall), their arrival information can be found here. During Tracon the cloakrooms are free of charge (we have normal cloak room, and a separate cloakroom for bigger props and luggages).
We also have a couple of schools around the city to offer dorm-styled accomodation.
Tampere-talo is physically very accessible, and there is good information on their own accessibility site. If you need an assistant, they can usually come to the event free of charge (please check this with our tickets team by email: liput[a]tracon.fi). For any special needs (for example wheelchair/stretcher places in concert halls) or questions, please contact us! Once informed beforehand, we can give you the instructions and prepare to make your convention experience easier! During the event, our Info desk is the spot to ask for anything related to accessibility.
Tickets to Tracon are sold in thru our online Kompassi ticket shop.
Buying tickets online
At the moment the only option to paying in our shop demands a Finnish bank account, in cases of the international customers we allow exception of reserve tickets thru email (from the address liput (at) tracon.fi). Let us know in the mail what kind of ticket and how many of them you would wish to reserve, and your contact information (name and e-mail address). Be also kind to notify that reservations can be made only during the time when online shop is open and there are still tickets left.
We will inform about the ticket sales later.
Food & Accomodation
Tracon offers cheap dorm accomodation at schools, which will be for sale in the same online shop as the tickets, and they will became available at the same time. In these dorms people sleep on the floors with their own (or rented) mattresses and other equipment. For more information, please contact liput[a]tracon.fi. A free con-shuttle-bus service is running between the main venue and the schools.
There are also multiple hotels in walking distance from Tampere-talo.
Tampere-hall has a restaurant called Tuhto, and outside at the park there are a selection of street food trucks with varying menus. If you can't find suitable menus from these, one can find a variety of restaurants and cafes around the Tampere city center very close by. The convention ticket does not include any food or beverages.