There are 8 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Helsinki by plane, ferry, train, bus, car ferry or car

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 Frankfurt to Helsinki  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Helsinki (HEL) FRA - HEL

$88 - $223

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Fly Frankfurt to Tallinn, ferry  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Tallinn (TLL) FRA - TLL
  2. Take the ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki

$123 - $229

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Helsinki  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Helsinki (HEL) DUS - HEL

$131 - $304

Train, bus, carferry via Hamburg Hbf  •  38 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamburg Hbf Ice
  3. Take the bus from Hamburg to Stockholm 073
  4. Take the carferry from Stockholm to Helsinki

$314 - $549

Bus, ferry  •  40 h 22 min

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

$144 - $222

Train, bus, carferry  •  40 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Hannover Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hanover to Stockholm 073
  3. Take the carferry from Stockholm to Kolera-allas

$511 - $587

Train, drive  •  32 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Süd to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Lüneburg Ice / ...
  3. Drive from Lüneburg to Helsinki

$388 - $615

Drive  •  30 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Helsinki 1576.8 miles

$350 - $550

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Helsinki is 1514 km. The road distance is 2522.9 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Helsinki without a car is to train and bus and carferry which takes 38 h 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 5 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Helsinki, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Helsinki Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 20 min.

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Helsinki is 1 h ahead of Frankfurt am Main. It is currently 9:30 PM in Frankfurt am Main and 10:30 PM in Helsinki.

Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt am Main to Helsinki is 2523 km. It takes approximately 30 h 2 min to drive from Frankfurt am Main to Helsinki.

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Finnair, CSA, Air Baltic and three other airlines offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Helsinki Airport.

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There are 708+ hotels available in Helsinki. Prices start at $101 USD per night.

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

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt am Main to Helsinki.
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  • Distance: 946.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 5 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Helsinki, Finland?

Lufthansa, Finnair and five other airlines fly from Frankfurt am Main to Helsinki hourly.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $460
Flights from Frankfurt to Helsinki via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $460
Flights from Frankfurt to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Tallinn via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Dusseldorf to Helsinki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Dusseldorf to Helsinki via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Helsinki via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $390
Flights from Frankfurt to Tallinn via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Frankfurt to Tallinn via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Dusseldorf to Helsinki via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $350
Flights from Dusseldorf to Helsinki via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $350
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Flights from Frankfurt to Tallinn via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Flights from Dusseldorf to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Helsinki via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Helsinki via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Helsinki via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Flights from Frankfurt to Tallinn via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $340
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Frankfurt to Helsinki via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Tallinn via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Helsinki via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Süd to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Lüneburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Süd station to Kassel, Kassel Wilhelmshöhe station
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Bus operators
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 Hamburg to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hanover to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
17 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Frankfurt to Rīga
Ave. Duration
31 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$85 - $140
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
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
$181
Schedules at
vikingline.fi
Passenger
$101
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
$228
Vehicle
$234
Cabin
$288
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
$371
Schedules at
stpeterline.com
Car
$104
Passenger
$371

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