Travel from Denmark to Finland is: Partially open. See details.

There are 6 ways to get from Copenhagen to Helsinki by plane, car ferry, train, bus, ferry or car

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Fly to Helsinki  •  4h 20m

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

€48 - €239

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Fly to Tallinn, car ferry  •  7h 16m

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

€73 - €301

Train, car ferry  •  24h 17m

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

€129 - €279

Train, car ferry via Hässleholm  •  26h 2m

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

€370 - €415

Bus, ferry  •  27h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen Central Bus Station to Stockholm Central Bus Station
  2. Take the ferry from Stockholm to Turku
  3. Take the bus from Turku to Helsinki Kamppi C1 / ...

€229 - €245

Drive, car ferry  •  31h 59m

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Stockholm
  2. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Tallinn
  3. Drive from Tallinn to Helsinki

€247 - €421

Denmark → Finland
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International entry into Finland from Denmark

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Denmark
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Finland, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Australia, Israel, Monaco, New Zealand, Rwanda, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions

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Conditions of entry into Finland from Denmark

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 14 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Entry is allowed only for essential reasons
This applies to arrivals from Denmark
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 14 day mandatory self quarantine
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Australia, Hungary, Iceland, Israel, Malta, Monaco, New Zealand, Poland, Romania, Rwanda, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea and Vatican
  • Entry is allowed only for essential reasons
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Australia, Hungary, Iceland, Israel, Malta, Monaco, New Zealand, Poland, Romania, Rwanda, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea and Vatican
  • Entry is allowed for fully vaccinated travellers
This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus and Ireland

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Rules to follow in Finland

1.5m

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Considerations leaving from Denmark

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Finland from Denmark.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Helsinki is 0295 535 535.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Helsinki is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Helsinki is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0295 535 535.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Denmark from Finland.

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Last updated: 20 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Copenhagen to Helsinki is to fly which costs 350 kr - 1800 kr and takes 4h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Copenhagen to Helsinki is to fly which costs 350 kr - 1800 kr and takes 4h 20m.

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It is approximately 883 km to get from Copenhagen to Helsinki.

The best way to get from Copenhagen to Helsinki without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 24h 17m and costs 950 kr - 2100 kr.

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It takes approximately 4h 20m 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 1h 30m.

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Helsinki is 1h ahead of Copenhagen. It is currently 10:35 AM in Copenhagen and 11:35 AM in Helsinki.

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

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There are 533+ hotels available in Helsinki. Prices start at €75 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 45 kr - 65 kr.

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Map of how to get from Copenhagen to Helsinki.
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  • Distance: 882.8 km
  • Duration: 4h 20m

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
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €1000
Flights from Copenhagen to Helsinki via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€65 - €1000
Flights from Copenhagen to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€70 - €450
Flights from Copenhagen to Tallinn via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€70 - €450
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €950
Flights from Copenhagen to Tallinn via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €230
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Helsinki via Riga
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €750
Flights from Copenhagen to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €190
Flights from Copenhagen to Tallinn via Riga
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €190
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€55 - €190
Flights from Copenhagen to Helsinki via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€55 - €190
Flights from Copenhagen to Tallinn via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€70 - €90
Train operators
Öresundståg
Phone
0771-77 77 11
Email
bokningssupporten@oresundstag.se
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Lund Centralstation
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
Öresundståg
Train from København H to Hässleholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€17 - €24
Website
Öresundståg
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Lund Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€50 - €70
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
€50 - €65
2nd Class Ticket
€55 - €70
Train from Hässleholm Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
€45 - €60
2nd Class Ticket
€50 - €65
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Lund Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€29 - €35
Website
Snälltåget
Train from Hässleholm Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€26 - €32
Website
Snälltåget
Bus operators
Comati PSG
Phone
0040 723 450 475
Email
info@comati-psg.ro
Website
comati-psg.ro
Bus from Copenhagen Central Bus Station to Stockholm Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€85 - €100
Website
Comati PSG
nanoBus
Phone
0200 4000
Email
customerservice@nanobus.fi
Website
nanobus.fi
Bus from Turku to Helsinki Kamppi
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
nanobus.fi
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
€21 - €90
Website
Tallink
Vehicle
€24 - €75
Inside cabin
€55 - €75
Outside cabin
€65 - €90
Deluxe/Suite
€50 - €75
Passenger
€21 - €25
Car ferry from Stockholm to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€85 - €190
Website
Tallink
Vehicle
€75 - €150
Inside cabin
€85 - €120
Outside cabin
€130 - €190
Deluxe/Suite
€330 - €450
Car ferry from Stockholm to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€85 - €180
Website
Tallink
Vehicle
€75 - €140
Inside cabin
€85 - €110
Outside cabin
€130 - €180
Deluxe/Suite
€310 - €430
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
Car ferry from Stockholm to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
16h 40m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€162
Website
Viking Line
Ferry from Stockholm to Turku
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€129
Website
Viking Line
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
€323
Website
St Peters Line
Car
€90
Passenger
€323

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