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

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 to Helsinki  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Helsinki (HEL) CPH - HEL

$54 - $169

6 alternative options

Fly to Tallinn, ferry  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Tallinn (TLL) CPH - TLL
  2. Take the ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki

$109 - $324

Train, drive, carferry, bus  •  24 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from København H to Lund Centralstation
  2. Take the train from Lund Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
  3. Drive from Gåshaga brygga station to Kapellskär
  4. Take the carferry from Kapellskär to Naantali
  5. Take the bus from Teersalo to Läntinen Pitkäkatu 203
  6. Take the train from Turku to Helsinki 954 / ...

$115 - $353

Train, carferry  •  24 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from København H to Lund Centralstation
  2. Take the train from Lund Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
  3. Take the carferry from Stockholm to Helsinki

$196 - $436

Train, carferry via Hässleholm Centralstation  •  25 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from København H to Hässleholm Centralstation
  2. Take the train from Hässleholm Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
  3. Take the carferry from Stockholm to Kolera-allas

$424 - $523

Bus, carferry, ferry  •  31 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Stockholm 602 / ...
  2. Take the carferry from Stockholm to Tallinn
  3. Take the ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki

$225 - $381

Drive, carferry  •  24 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Stockholm
  2. Take the carferry from Stockholm to Kolera-allas

$470 - $512

Questions & Answers

The distance between Copenhagen and Helsinki is 883 km.

The best way to get from Copenhagen to Helsinki without a car is to train and carferry which takes 24 h 24 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 19 min to get from Copenhagen to Helsinki, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Copenhagen Airport to Helsinki Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Helsinki is 1 h ahead of Copenhagen. It is currently 10:09 AM in Copenhagen and 11:09 AM in Helsinki.

Norwegian Air International, Finnair and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Copenhagen Airport to Helsinki Airport.

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There are 708+ hotels available in Helsinki. Prices start at $102 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Copenhagen Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Copenhagen to Helsinki.
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  • Distance: 551.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 19 min

What companies run services between Copenhagen, Denmark and Helsinki, Finland?

Finnair, Scandinavian Airlines and two other airlines fly from Copenhagen to Helsinki hourly.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Flights from Copenhagen to Helsinki via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Flights from Copenhagen to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Copenhagen to Tallinn via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Copenhagen to Tallinn via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $330
Flights from Copenhagen to Tallinn via Riga
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $330
Train operators
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Lund Centralstation
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Hässleholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from København H to Lund Centralstation
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$9 - $14
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$14 - $19
2nd Class Refundable
$13 - $19
1st Class Refundable
$17 - $25
Train from Lund Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $120
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $75
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$85 - $120
2nd Class Refundable
$85 - $120
1st Class Refundable
$120 - $170
Train from København H to Hässleholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$15 - $21
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$23 - $35
2nd Class Refundable
$23 - $35
1st Class Refundable
$30 - $45
Train from Hässleholm Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$45 - $65
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$75 - $110
2nd Class Refundable
$75 - $110
1st Class Refundable
$110 - $150
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Lund Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
Snälltåget
Train from Hässleholm Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
Snälltåget
Finnish Railways (VR)
Bus operators
Föli
Phone
+358 2 2624811
Website
foli.fi
Bus from Teersalo to Läntinen Pitkäkatu
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
foli.fi
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 Copenhagen to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Finnlines
Phone
+358 9 231 43100
Email
passenger@finnlines.com
Website
finnlines.com
Car ferry from Kapellskär to Naantali
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $140
Schedules at
finnlines.com
Viking Line
Phone
+358 9 123 575
Website
vikingline.fi
Car ferry from Stockholm to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$182
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
16 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $290
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$230
Vehicle
$236
Cabin
$290
Car ferry from Stockholm to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $280
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$220
Vehicle
$226
Cabin
$277
St Peters Line
Phone
+49 611 140 22 02
Website
stpeterline.com
Car ferry from Stockholm to Kolera-allas
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$374
Schedules at
stpeterline.com
Car
$105
Passenger
$374
Eckeroline
Ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
eckeroline.fi

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