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

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Fly Geneva to Helsinki  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Helsinki (HEL) GVA - HEL

$97 - $287

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Train to Zurich, fly to Helsinki  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Helsinki (HEL) ZRH - HEL

$171 - $384

Fly Geneva to Tallinn, ferry  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Tallinn (TLL) GVA - TLL
  2. Take the ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki

$152 - $432

Train, bus, ferry  •  30 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Geneve to Brig 90 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brig to Venezia
  3. Take the bus from Venezia Tronchetto to Tallinn
  4. Take the ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki

$298 - $410

Bus, ferry  •  30 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneva to Venice, Venice 405
  2. Take the bus from Venezia Tronchetto to Tallinn
  3. Take the ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki

$207 - $271

Drive, train  •  38 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Geneva to Lörrach Hbf
  2. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Lüneburg Ice
  3. Drive from Lüneburg to Helsinki

$515 - $759

Drive  •  35 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Geneva to Helsinki 1954.4 miles

$440 - $650

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The distance between Geneva and Helsinki is 1980 km. The road distance is 3127.1 km.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Helsinki without a car is to train and bus and ferry which takes 30 h 31 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 44 min to get from Geneva to Helsinki, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Geneva Airport to Helsinki Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 55 min.

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Helsinki is 1 h ahead of Geneva. It is currently 7:05 PM in Geneva and 8:05 PM in Helsinki.

Yes, the driving distance between Geneva to Helsinki is 3127 km. It takes approximately 35 h 4 min to drive from Geneva to Helsinki.

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Air France, Scandinavian Airlines, Air Baltic and four other airlines offer flights from Geneva 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 Geneva to Geneva Airport is to line 1 train which takes 7 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Geneva to Helsinki.
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  • Distance: 1237.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 44 min

What companies run services between Geneva, Switzerland and Helsinki, Finland?

Finnair, Lufthansa and six other airlines fly from Geneva to Helsinki hourly.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Helsinki via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Geneva to Helsinki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Zurich to Helsinki via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Helsinki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Geneva to Tallinn via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $2,500
Flights from Geneva to Tallinn via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Geneva to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Zurich to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Geneva to Tallinn via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Geneva to Helsinki via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Helsinki via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Flights from Zurich to Helsinki via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Flights from Geneva to Tallinn via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Geneva to Tallinn via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Geneva to Helsinki via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Helsinki via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Tallinn via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Geneva to Helsinki via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $310
Flights from Zurich to Helsinki via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Geneva to Tallinn via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Geneva to Helsinki via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,600
Flights from Geneva to Tallinn via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Zurich to Helsinki via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Geneva to Tallinn via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Geneva to Helsinki via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Zurich to Helsinki via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$70 - $390
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Geneva to Tallinn via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Geneva to Tallinn via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Geneva to Tallinn via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $160
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Geneve to Brig
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Lüneburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Geneve to Brig
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Domo Reisen
Phone
0041 44 828 60 40
Email
info@domo-reisen.ch
Website
domo-reisen.ch
Bus from Brig to Venezia
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Schedules at
domo-reisen.ch
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 Geneva to Venice, Venice
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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