Traveling to Finland

Flights to Finland

You can fly to Helsinki-Vantaa Airport and continue your travel to Turku by train, by bus or by flying. There are flights from some locations (e.g. Stockholm, Gdansk and Riga) to Turku as well.

 

Cruise Ships and Ferries

Straight ferry connections to Turku leave from Stockholm and Mariehamn. You can travel from Tallinn, Travemünde and St. Petersburg to Helsinki on a ferry as well.

More information here.

 

Trains

Train connections from St. Petersburg and Moscow arrive to the Helsinki Central Railway Station.

More information here.

 

Travelling from Helsinki to Turku

You can travel to Turku from the Helsinki-Vantaa Airport or Helsinki City Center. Both trains and busses go from the Airport and Helsinki City Center to Turku. The travel time is approx. from 2 to 3 hours, depending on your location of departure.

 

Trains from the Airport
The trains leave at least once in an hour, you can check the exact timetables and tickets here. You can buy the ticket in advance or at the Airport.

The train goes from the Airport to Pasila or Tikkurila, where you need to transfer to a train that continues to Turku.

Travel time from the Airport to Turku approx. 3h

 

Trains from the Helsinki Central Railway Station

The trains leave at least once in an hour, you can check the exact timetables and tickets here. You can buy the ticket in advance or from the Helsinki Central Railway Station.

When travelling from the Helsinki Railway Station, the train goes straight to Turku without transfers.

Travel time from the Helsinki Railway Station to Turku approx. 2h

 

Busses

The busses leave every hour or so. You can buy the ticket in advance from here or pay it to the driver. At the Airport the busses leave from a platform outside Terminal 2, and in the Helsinki City Center from Kamppi Bus Station under the shopping centre Kamppi.

 

Flying

There are some flights that go from Helsinki to Turku. 

The Turku Airport is outside the city, so you need to take a local bus to get to the city center. Here are the timetables (Line 1, Lentoasema – City Centre).