The following student benefits are available with the blue student card (higher education), which can be obtained from Student Union KAMO. The card entitles you for both national and certain local benefits.
National railways (VR)
45 - 55% discount from train tickets. More information: www.vr.fi
50% discount from busses if traveling over 80km.
More information: www.matkahuolto.fi
Akateeminen Kirjakauppa (bookstore)
With student card for students who have also Stockmann card, -10% discount from school books.
More information: www.akateeminen.com
Area, Kilroy Travels ja STA Travel
Student priced tickets with international student card.
More information: www.kilroytravels.fi
Discount of money exchance.
More information: www.forex.fi
If Vahinkovakuutus (insurance company)
Student priced insurances www.if.fi/samok
From normal price glasses -20%.
From normal price glasses -20%. 15% discount from sunglasses.
Kultajousi Oy (jewellery)
Discounts of several different watches and jewellery, silvery and other gifts. Remember to show your Student Card in Kultajousi!
Restel Hotel Group
Student priced hotel reservations from www.hotellimaailma.fi or phone 020 055 055 with product code SAMOK.
Hostelling International Finland
HI Finland offers a 10 % discount in Finnish hostels with the SAMOK student card. There are almost 50 HI-hostels in Finland.
Also HI-network’s membership card is available for a lower price: 15 € (norm. 20 €)/year and 30 € (norm. 40 €)/2 years. The card is available also as a mobile version. When travelling with a membership card holder, all family members under 18 years get the same discounts. Lifelong membership costs 150 € and a group card (min. 10 persons) 100 €. The card is personal and entitles you to discounts in all HI-hostels around the world. All hostels are listed at www.hihostels.com. You can also get other discounts and benefits with the card in Finland and abroad.
Card can be ordered or bought at the Hostelling International Finland’s office (Yrjönkatu 38 B 15, Helsinki) or at hihostels.fi.
More information: www.hihostels.fi
15 % discount from products.
Meals with student prices in student restaurants. Please note that you can also enjoy a student-priced meal in other cities' student restaurants.
Certain small shops (ie. hair dressers etc) in town grant student discount which is normally approximately -10 % of the normal price. When buying something, offer you student card and you may be surprised!