Directions, lunch restaurants and accommodation

Directions and parking

The office of the Summer University of Tampere is situated in the building called “Pienteollisuustalo“, located opposite to the Tampere Hall Concert and Congress Centre. Unfortunately, we cannot offer parking for our students. Both the train and bus station are within a short walking distance from our premises, and we recommend everyone to use public transportation. You can reach us with buses 6, 9 (A and B), 25, and 40.

Nearby car parks:
P-Tulli and P-Tullintori

Parking fee zones (link to a pdf-file)

Lunch restaurants

There are several lunch restaurants on the campus of the University of Tampere, near the Summer University:

  • University Restaurant and Salad bar (Main building)
  • Restaurant Minerva (Pinni B)
  • Restaurant Linna (Linna-building)
  • Cafe Pinni (Pinni A)

The menus are available on the university website.

See Google Maps for other local restaurants and cafeterias.


The Summer University cannot provide accommodation for its students. See Google Maps for local hotels and hostels.