VR Group as a company
We aim for the top in all of our operations. At the same time, we believe that our success will also benefit society as a whole. This is also reflected in our vision Getting there together for a better world.
Well-being increases when everyday travelling and industry transports flow fluently. We can reduce the emissions of traffic and society as a whole by making sustainable rail traffic and public transport more popular.
We have kept Finnish society moving for nearly 160 years. We draw on our extensive expertise as we head towards the future. We are ready to develop and renew constantly, while listening to our customers.
We have kept Finnish society moving for nearly 160 years. We draw on our extensive expertise as we head towards the future.
VR is responsible for passenger services, VR Transpoint for logistics and VR FleetCare for maintenance. Train operations takes care of locomotives and the management of disruptions, while the property unit takes care of the development and rental of properties. Corporate services support business operations.
In 2020, our net sales were €791.9 million. On board our trains, 59.5 million journeys were made, and we transported 36.6 million metric tonnes of goods. We employed more than 5,800 top professionals from different sectors.
Our company is wholly owned by the Finnish state. The group primarily operates in Finland, but it also has operations abroad, especially in Russia. We look for international growth opportunities, especially in the Nordic markets.