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After shopping in Global Blue Tax Free stores, Non-EU visitors are required to bring their completed and stamped Tax Free Forms to their local refund office to request a tax free refund. When travelling in southern Finland, you can request your tax-free refund in cash at the Global Blue refund point located in Vaalimaa, the border crossing point between Finland and Russia. Check below for more specific address and opening hours

Global Blue Vaalimaa

Vaalimaantie 2975, 49930 Vaalimaa (800 m after Finnish customs)

Opening Hours: 

MON-FRI: 09:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.

SAT: 09:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.

SUN: 09:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.

N.B: Global Blue Tax Free Forms issued worldwide accepted.

N.B: Maximum cash refund limit – 1500 EUR / Form.

N.B: Maximum credit card refund limit – 5000 EUR / Form.

Not near Vaalimaa? Global Blue offers many other refund offices throughout Finland, including Helsinki and Ivalo in Lapland.

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