There are 2 ways to get from Helsinki to Beijing by plane or train

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Fly  •  10 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Beijing (PEK) HEL - PEK

$221 - $862

1 alternative option

Train  •  5 days 17 h

  1. Take the train from Tikkurila to Pietari (Finljandski) 782 / ...
  2. Take the train from St Petersburg Glavny to Moskva Oktiabrskaia D
  3. Take the train from Moskva Iaroslavskaja to Beijing

$514 - $1,062

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The distance between Helsinki and Beijing is 6321 km.

The best way to get from Helsinki to Beijing without a car is to train which takes 5 days 17 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 10 h 47 min to get from Helsinki to Beijing, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Helsinki to Beijing is to fly which takes 10 h 47 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 5 days 17 h.

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The quickest flight from Helsinki Airport to Beijing Airport is the direct flight which takes 7 h 35 min.

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Beijing is 6 h ahead of Helsinki. It is currently 5:54 AM in Helsinki and 10:54 AM in Beijing.

Air China, Finnair, Lufthansa and three other airlines offer flights from Helsinki Airport to Beijing Airport.

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There are 1454+ hotels available in Beijing. Prices start at $47 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Helsinki to Helsinki Airport is to bus which takes 27 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Helsinki to Beijing.
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  • Distance: 3950.9 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 47 min

What companies run services between Helsinki, Finland and Beijing, China?

Finnair, Aeroflot Russian Airlines and six other airlines fly from Helsinki to Beijing every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Helsinki to Beijing via Tikkurila, Pietari (Finljandski), St Petersburg Glavny, Moskva Oktiabrskaia, and Moskva Iaroslavskaja in around 5 days 17 h.

Airlines
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Helsinki to Beijing
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,800
Flights from Helsinki to Beijing via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $4,500
Flights from Helsinki to Beijing via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,500
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Helsinki to Beijing via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
11 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,300
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Helsinki to Beijing via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,500
Flights from Helsinki to Beijing via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
13 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $4,000
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Helsinki to Beijing
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,800
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Helsinki to Beijing via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $4,500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Helsinki to Beijing via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
14 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $5,500
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Website
vr.fi
Train from Tikkurila to Pietari (Finljandski)
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
www.vr.fi
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from St Petersburg Glavny to Moskva Oktiabrskaia
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$17 - $25
2nd Class (Kupé)
$26 - $40
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Moskva Iaroslavskaja to Beijing
Ave. Duration
5 days 7 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$450 - $950
Website
pass.rzd.ru

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