Booster doses of coronavirus vaccine available together with influenza vaccination

17.10.2022 9.03

On 1 September, the Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare (THL) issued a recommendation on the administration of booster doses to over 65-year-olds, over 18-year-olds who belong to risk groups and over 12-year-olds with a severely weakened immune system.

You can have a booster dose after at least three months have passed since your previous coronavirus vaccine dose or since you had the coronavirus disease.

Appointment booking for booster doses and influenza vaccinations starts on 17 October

You need to book your appointment at bookcovidvaccine.fi, irrespective of whether you only want a coronavirus vaccine or also an influenza vaccine at the same time. On the appointment booking website, select “Booster vaccination (autumn 2022)”. Vaccines are administered at vaccination sites.

If you want to book an appointment by phone, call our number 09 816 34800 (Mon–Fri 8:00–16:00) and leave a call-back request. Text message service for the deaf and hard of hearing, tel. 040 639 3945.

Please note! The Espoon keskus vaccination site is closed 17–21 October, and the other sites (Ainoa, Lippulaiva and Sello) are closed 17–19 October.

Vaccination sites in Espoo:

  • The Ainoa vaccination site is located in Tapiola, on the 1st floor of the Ainoa shopping centre, next to Stadium.
  • The Espoon keskus vaccination site is located at Lakelankatu 1.
  • The Lippulaiva vaccination site is open on Mondays and Tuesdays. It is located at Espoo Info, next to the Lippulaiva Library on the 3rd floor of the shopping centre.
  • The Sello Library vaccination site is open on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. It is located in the library on the 2nd floor of the Sello shopping centre
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