About Helsinki

Helsinki is the capital and largest city of Finland. Helsinki is the seat of the region of Uusimaa in southern Finland, on the shore of the Gulf of Finland. Helsinki has a population of, the Helsinki urban area has a population of, and the Helsinki metropolitan area has a population of over 1.4 million, making it the most populous municipality and urban area in Finland. Helsinki is located 80 km north of Tallinn, Estonia, 400 km east of Stockholm, Sweden, and 390 km west of Saint Petersburg, Russia. Helsinki has close historical ties with these three cities.

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It is currently 2:25 AM in Helsinki. Helsinki uses FLE Standard Time and also supports FLE Daylight Time.