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Lahti

Lahti
Administration
Full nameLahti
Official name 
Settlement typeCity
CountryFinland
Charter1905-11-01
Government
City managerJyrki Myllyvirta
Other information
Time zoneEET (UTC+2)
- Summer (DST)EEST (UTC+3)

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Lahti ( ) is a city and municipality in Finland.

Lahti is the capital of the Päijänne Tavastia region. It is situated on a bay at the southern end of lake Vesijärvi about 100 km (62.1 mi) north-east of the capital Helsinki. In English, the Finnish word Lahti literally means bay and Vesijärvi means water lake.

The symbol of the city depicts a train wheel surrounded by sparkling flames.


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