Checkpoint Express

Checkpoint Express

Checkpoint Express clinic

Checkpoint Express clinic is STI testing and sexual counselling service for gay, bi and other men who have sex with men. It’s a pilot, where we test how to provide low threshold sexual health services. Clinic service has been popular, prepare short waiting time when arriving to clinic! Welcome!


Clinic info and next clinics!

HIV rapid testing at sauna Vogue

Checkpoint Express offers also HIV rapid testing once a month @Gay Sauna Vogue, Sturenkatu 27. There is doorbell at down, then take a lift to 5th floor where you are guided to test. You come only to test, don’t have to go to sauna.
Next test events:

  • October, Info will come later

Hepatitis A and B vaccinations

Occasionally Checkpoint Express also organizes  Hepatitis A and B vaccinations at Helsinki and Tampere for men who have sex with men. Free of charge. Vaccination events are once a month same time with checkpoint HIV testing service.


  • 1st of October  – WITH APPOINTMENT ONLY! (Booking: tel 0207 465 705 mon-fi 10am-3.30pm)

Address: Unioninkatu 45 K, Helsinki


  • Contact Sanna Salo, tel 040-8607988 or e-mail: sanna.salo(at)

Address: Nalkalankatu 12 F

No appointment needed. Guys can come to have their first vaccination (Hep A and/or B). Or second / third vaccination, if series has already started earlier.

HIV rapid testing at mobile unit

Checkpoint Express offers also HIV rapid testing in a mobile unit in Helsinki area for gay and bisexual men and other men who have sex with men. The mobile unit is a van that you recognize from Checkpoint-signs. In addition to the testing, there’s also a chance to talk about safe sex and sexually transmitted infections with our staff. From the van you can get brochures, condoms and lubricants. Mobile unit will operate next time summer season 2021.