Pohjois-Tapiola is a district that consists mostly of apartment blocks and is located north of the Tapiola district. The local services ensure smooth day-to-day living. In addition to shops and restaurants, Pohjois-Tapiola features schools and day care centres. Public transport links are good, and buses run to Helsinki and Leppävaara, for example. The extensive services of the Tapiola centre are mere moments away, and the area features the Ainoa shopping centre, for example.