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

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Bus to Vienna, fly to Helsinki  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Helsinki (HEL) VIE - HEL

$85 - $175

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Train, night train  •  38 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Breclav Ec / ...
  2. Take the night train from Breclav to Brest Central D / ...
  3. Take the train from Brest Central to St Petersburg Vitebskii D
  4. Take the train from Pietari (Finljandski) to Helsinki 781 / ...

$75 - $120

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Train to Budapest, fly to Helsinki  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Budapest-Nyugati
  2. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Helsinki (HEL) BUD - HEL

$111 - $247

Bus to Vienna, fly to Tallinn, ferry  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Tallinn (TLL) VIE - TLL
  3. Take the ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki

$115 - $210

Bus, ferry  •  27 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Hbf
  2. Take the bus from Vienna, Hbf to Udine, Autostaz. Viale Europa Unita
  3. Take the bus from Udine Autostazione to Tallinn
  4. Take the ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki

$181 - $239

Bus, car ferry  •  35 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava to Riga
  2. Take the bus from Rīga to Tallinn 920
  3. Take the car ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki

$140 - $359

Drive  •  27 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Bratislava to Helsinki 1387.4 miles

$310 - $460

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bratislava to Helsinki is to train and night train which costs 65€ - 110€ and takes 38 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bratislava to Helsinki is to bus and fly which costs 70€ - 160€ and takes 5 h 42 min.

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The distance between Bratislava and Helsinki is 1428 km. The road distance is 2219.8 km.

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The best way to get from Bratislava to Helsinki without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 27 h 43 min and costs 150€ - 210€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 42 min to get from Bratislava to Helsinki, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Helsinki Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 25 min.

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Helsinki is 1 h ahead of Bratislava. It is currently 3:01 AM in Bratislava and 4:01 AM in Helsinki.

Yes, the driving distance between Bratislava to Helsinki is 2220 km. It takes approximately 27 h 30 min to drive from Bratislava to Helsinki.

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Austrian Airlines, Scandinavian Airlines, Finnair and four other airlines offer flights from Vienna Airport to Helsinki Airport.

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There are 764+ hotels available in Helsinki. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bratislava to Helsinki.
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  • Distance: 892.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 42 min

What companies run services between Bratislava, Slovakia and Helsinki, Finland?

There is no direct connection from Bratislava to Helsinki. However, you can take the bus to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf., take the walk to Vienna airport, fly to Helsinki, take the walk to Helsinki-Vantaa, then take the bus to Helsinki. Alternatively, you can take the train to Budapest-Nyugati, take the train to Ferihegy, take the walk to Ferihegy vasútállomás, take the bus to Liszt Ferenc Airport 2, take the walk to Budapest airport, fly to Helsinki, take the walk to Helsinki-Vantaa, then take the bus to Helsinki.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Helsinki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Flights from Vienna to Helsinki via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Flights from Budapest to Helsinki via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Vienna to Tallinn via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $450
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Helsinki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Flights from Vienna to Helsinki via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Flights from Vienna to Helsinki via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Vienna to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $310
Flights from Vienna to Tallinn via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $450
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Vienna to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Budapest to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Vienna to Tallinn via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $450
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Vienna to Helsinki via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Flights from Budapest to Helsinki via Riga
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Vienna to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $310
Flights from Vienna to Tallinn via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $310
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Budapest to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $360
Flights from Budapest to Helsinki via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $420
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Vienna to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from Vienna to Tallinn via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $340
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Vienna to Helsinki via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Vienna to Helsinki via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $350
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Budapest to Helsinki via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Train operators
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Website
zssk.sk
Train from Bratislava hl.st. to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
slovakrail.sk
Train from Bratislava hl.st. to Breclav
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
slovakrail.sk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Bratislava to Břeclav
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
regiojet.com
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Breclav to Brest Central
Ave. Duration
12 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
cd.cz
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Website
rw.by
Train from Brest Central to St Petersburg Vitebskii
Ave. Duration
17 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $28
Website
www.rw.by
VR Osakeyhtiö
Phone
0600 41 902
Email
firstname.lastname@vr.fi
Website
vr.fi
Train from Pietari (Finljandski) to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
vr.fi
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Vienna, Hbf to Udine, Autostaz. Viale Europa Unita
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Website
regiojet.com
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 Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Bratislava to Riga
Ave. Duration
26 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Temptrans
Website
temptrans.ee
Bus from Riga to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
temptrans.ee
Ferry operators
Tallink
Phone
+49 (0)40 547 541 222
Email
international.sales@tallinksilja.com
Website
tallink.com
Car ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$39 - $42
Vehicle
$40 - $43
Cabin
$50
Viking Line
Phone
+358 9 123 575
Website
vikingline.fi
Car ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$79
Schedules at
vikingline.fi
Passenger
$41
Vehicle
$30

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