There are 5 ways to get from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Tampere by plane, train, bus 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.

Recommended option

Fly  •  1 h 25 min

  1. HEL - TMP

$40 - $120

Cheapest option

Bus Onni Bus  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Hki linja-autoasema - Tampere linja-autoasema

$12 - $17

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 10 min

  1. 49 / ...

$24 - $35

Bus Paunu Express Bus  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Hki linja-autoasema - Keskustori E / ...

$33 - $36

Drive  •  1 h 40 min

  1. 106.3 miles

$24 - $35

What companies run services between Helsinki Airport (HEL), Finland and Tampere, Finland?

Finnair flies from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Tampere 4 times a day. Alternatively, Finnish Railways (VR) operates a train from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Tampere hourly. Tickets cost $18 - $27 and the journey takes 1 h 14 min.

Flights from Helsinki to Tampere
Ave. Duration
35 min
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $180
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Bus operators
Paunu Express Bus
020 764 94 00
Bus from Helsinki-Vantaa lentoasema T2 to Tampere linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$33 - $36
Schedules at
Väinö Paunu Oy
Onni Bus
Bus from Hki linja-autoasema to Yliopisto
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Helsinki Airport (HEL) and Tampere is 146 km. The road distance is 170 km.

The cheapest way to get from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Tampere is to bus which costs 10€ - 15€ and takes 4 h 3 min.

The quickest way to get from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Tampere is to fly which takes 1 h 25 min and costs 35€ - 100€.

No, there is no direct train from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Tampere. However, there are services departing from Helsinki Lentoasema and arriving at Tampere/Tammerfors via Tikkurila. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Helsinki-Vantaa lentoasema T2 and arriving at Tampere linja-autoasema. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 20 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to get from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Tampere, including transfers.