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There are 7 ways to get from Berlin to Helsinki by plane, bus, ferry, train, car ferry, night train or car

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Fly  •  4h 42m

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Helsinki (HEL) TXL - HEL

$60 - $184

6 alternative options

Bus, ferry  •  32h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin to Rīga
  2. Take the bus from Rīga to Tallinn 920
  3. Take the ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki

$115 - $217

Train, car ferry  •  33h 20m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Büchen Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Büchen to Lübeck Hbf
  3. Take the car ferry from Travemünde to Helsinki

$200 - $299

Night train, train  •  34h 10m

  1. Take the night train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Brest Central D
  2. Take the train from Brest Central to St Petersburg Vitebskii D
  3. Take the train from Pietari (Finljandski) to Helsinki 781 / ...

$104 - $161

Bus, car ferry  •  38h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin TXL, E to Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen N32
  2. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Helsinki

$216 - $381

Bus, car ferry via Kolera-allas  •  40h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin TXL, E to Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen N32
  2. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Kolera-allas

$438 - $493

Drive  •  25h 52m

  1. Drive from Berlin to Helsinki 1258.2 miles

$280 - $420

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The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Helsinki is to fly which costs 50€ - 160€ and takes 4h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin to Helsinki is to fly which costs 50€ - 160€ and takes 4h 42m.

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The distance between Berlin and Helsinki is 1105 km. The road distance is 2013.2 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Helsinki without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 32h 13m and costs 100€ - 190€.

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It takes approximately 4h 42m to get from Berlin to Helsinki, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Berlin Tegel Airport to Helsinki Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 50m.

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Helsinki is 1h ahead of Berlin. It is currently 10:42 AM in Berlin and 11:42 AM in Helsinki.

Yes, the driving distance between Berlin to Helsinki is 2013 km. It takes approximately 25h 52m to drive from Berlin to Helsinki.

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easyJet, Finnair, Air Baltic and two other airlines offer flights from Berlin Tegel Airport to Helsinki Airport.

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There are 764+ hotels available in Helsinki. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Berlin to Helsinki.
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  • Distance: 690.3 miles
  • Duration: 4h 42m

What companies run services between Berlin, Germany and Helsinki, Finland?

Finnair, easyJet and three other airlines fly from Berlin to Helsinki every 2 hours.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Helsinki via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Helsinki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Helsinki via Riga
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Helsinki via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Helsinki via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Büchen
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Night train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Brest Central
Ave. Duration
10h 49m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Büchen to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
hvv.de
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
VR Osakeyhtiö
Phone
0600 41 902
Email
firstname.lastname@vr.fi
Website
vr.fi
Train from Pietari (Finljandski) to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
vr.fi
Bus operators
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Berlin to Rīga
Ave. Duration
21h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Berlin ZOB to Riga
Ave. Duration
21h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Website
eurolines.de
Temptrans
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin, Berlin TXL, E to Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Finnlines
Phone
+358 9 231 43100
Email
passenger@finnlines.com
Website
finnlines.com
Car ferry from Travemünde to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
28h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Schedules at
finnlines.com
Viking Line
Phone
+358 9 123 575
Website
vikingline.fi
Car ferry from Stockholm to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$166
Schedules at
vikingline.fi
Passenger
$102
Vehicle
$37
Tallink
Phone
+49 (0)40 547 541 222
Email
international.sales@tallinksilja.com
Website
tallink.com
Car ferry from Stockholm to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $260
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$201
Vehicle
$207
Cabin
$254
St Peters Line
Phone
+49 611 140 22 02
Website
stpeterline.com
Car ferry from Stockholm to Kolera-allas
Ave. Duration
18h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$372
Schedules at
stpeterline.com
Car
$104
Passenger
$372

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The best way to get from Berlin to Berlin Tegel Airport is to bus which takes 22m and costs 2€ - 4€.

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