Contact us

Scientific director

Professor of Biochemistry,
Department of Life Sciences,
University of Turku

Professor Jyrki Heino
E-mail: jyrki.heino (at)
Phone: +358 (0)50 523 8351


Maija Lespinasse
E-mail: biocityturku (at)
Phone: +358 (0)40 5658 654


BioCity Turku
c/o Turku Bioscience Centre
P.O. Box 123, Tykistökatu 6A
FI-20521, Turku

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By train
All the trains from Helsinki to Turku stop at Kupittaa railway station, 200 metres away from the BioCity building.
The distance to the main railway station is 3 kilometres.

By bus
Local busses stop at bus stops near BioCity building if required:
32, 32 A and 42 (Kauppatori ‘Market square’ – Varissuo)
60 (Kauppatori – Vaala)
221 (Kauppatori – Kaarina)
The busses start from the Market square in the city centre. Busses 32 and 42 also drive all the way from the main railway station through the BioCity area.