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There are 9 ways to get from Brighton to Helsinki by plane, train, car ferry, bus, car or car train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly London Gatwick to Helsinki  •  5h 44m

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Helsinki (HEL) LGW - HEL

66€ - 176€

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Train to London Heathrow, fly to Helsinki  •  7h 2m

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London Victoria
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Helsinki (HEL) LHR - HEL

100€ - 297€

Train to London City, fly to Helsinki  •  8h 29m

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London Bridge
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Helsinki (HEL) LCY - HEL

122€ - 383€

Fly London Gatwick to Tallinn, car ferry  •  8h 42m

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Tallinn (TLL) LGW - TLL
  2. Take the car ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki

117€ - 430€

Train, car ferry  •  44h 44m

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eil
  3. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Koeln Hbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Sierksdorf Ic
  5. Take the car ferry from Travemünde to Helsinki

326€ - 594€

Train, bus, car ferry  •  2 days 8h

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London Victoria
  2. Take the bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Warszawa
  3. Take the bus from Varssavi to Tallinna bussijaam
  4. Take the car ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki

160€ - 360€

Train, bus  •  3 days 3h

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London Victoria
  2. Take the bus from London to The Hague
  3. Take the bus from Den Haag to Marijampolė
  4. Take the bus from Marijampolė to Saint Petersburg
  5. Take the bus from Saint Petersburg to Helsinki

165€ - 269€

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  35h 14m

  1. Drive from Brighton to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Helsinki

527€ - 725€

Drive, car ferry  •  36h 33m

  1. Drive from Brighton to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Helsinki

401€ - 608€

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brighton to Helsinki is to fly which costs £55 - £160 and takes 5h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Brighton to Helsinki is to fly which costs £55 - £160 and takes 5h 44m.

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The distance between Brighton and Helsinki is 1170 miles.

The best way to get from Brighton to Helsinki without a car is to train and bus and car ferry which takes 2 days 8h and costs £140 - £320.

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It takes approximately 5h 44m to get from Brighton to Helsinki, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from London Gatwick Airport to Helsinki Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 50m.

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Helsinki is 2h ahead of Brighton. It is currently 6:26 AM in Brighton and 8:26 AM in Helsinki.

Air Baltic and Norwegian Air International offer flights from London Gatwick Airport to Helsinki Airport.

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There are 826+ hotels available in Helsinki. Prices start at 84€ per night.

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The best way to get from Brighton to London Gatwick Airport is to train which takes 23m and costs £9 - £25.

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Map of how to get from Brighton to Helsinki.
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  • Distance: 1170.2 miles
  • Duration: 5h 44m

What companies run services between Brighton, England and Helsinki, Finland?

Norwegian Air International, Air Baltic and two other airlines fly from Brighton to Helsinki every 4 hours.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 600€
Flights from London City to Helsinki via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
5000€ - 42000€
Flights from London City to Helsinki via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
5000€ - 42000€
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 440€
Flights from London Gatwick to Helsinki via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5h 26m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 440€
Flights from London Gatwick to Helsinki via Oslo
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 450€
Flights from London Gatwick to Helsinki via Rovaniemi
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
120€ - 600€
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 600€
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Helsinki via Riga
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 310€
Flights from London Gatwick to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
95€ - 490€
Flights from London Gatwick to Tallinn via Riga
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 490€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Helsinki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 800€
Flights from London City to Helsinki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
240€ - 900€
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Helsinki via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 390€
Flights from London Heathrow to Helsinki via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
85€ - 390€
Flights from London Heathrow to Helsinki via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 390€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Helsinki via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 420€
Flights from London City to Helsinki via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
150€ - 460€
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from London City to Helsinki via Luxembourg, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 420€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 470€
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Brighton to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
20€ - 27€
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Brighton to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
21€ - 28€
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 170€
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
55€ - 170€
Premier
130€ - 200€
Deutsche Bahn

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln Hbf to Sierksdorf
Ave. Duration
5h 58m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
85€ - 130€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
55€ - 75€
Website
Thalys
2nd Class
55€ - 75€
1st Class
75€ - 110€
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
149€
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Warszawa
Ave. Duration
29h 47m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
60€ - 85€
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
Lux Express
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to The Hague
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
Ouibus
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Den Haag to Marijampolė
Ave. Duration
31h 55m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
75€ - 130€
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Marijampolė to Saint Petersburg
Ave. Duration
21h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Saint Petersburg to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 23€
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Ferry operators
Tallink
Phone
+49 (0)40 547 541 222
Email
international.sales@tallinksilja.com
Website
tallinksilja.com
Car ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 180€
Website
Tallink
Passenger
34€ - 36€
Vehicle
35€ - 37€
Cabin
44€
Viking Line
Phone
+358 9 123 575
Website
vikingline.fi
Car ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
69€
Website
Viking Line
Passenger
35€
Vehicle
26€
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
120€ - 180€
Website
Finnlines

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