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There are 9 ways to get from Helsinki to Frankfurt am Main by plane, ferry, train, bus, car ferry, night train or car

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Fly Helsinki to Frankfurt  •  5 h 33 min

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

$88 - $224

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Ferry to Tallinn, fly to Frankfurt  •  7 h 13 min

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

$122 - $229

Fly Helsinki to Stuttgart, train  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Stuttgart (STR) HEL - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf

$129 - $249

Ferry, bus  •  35 h 54 min

  1. Take the ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
  2. Take the bus from Tallinn to Rīga 920
  3. Take the bus from Rīga to Berlin
  4. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station N13 / ...

$145 - $238

Car ferry, train  •  36 h 22 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Helsinki to Travemünde
  2. Take the train from Lübeck-Travemünde Strand to Hamburg Hbf Re8
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...

$244 - $364

Train, night train  •  39 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Helsinki to Pietari (Finljandski) 782 / ...
  2. Take the train from St Petersburg Vitebskii to Brest Central D
  3. Take the night train from Brest Central to Berlin Ostbahnhof En
  4. Take the train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice

$212 - $322

Car ferry, bus  •  44 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Kolera-allas to Stockholm
  2. Take the bus from Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen to Hanover 073
  3. Take the bus from Hanover ZOB to Frankfurt Hbf

$488 - $556

Drive, train  •  32 h 45 min

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

$390 - $615

Drive  •  30 h

  1. Drive from Helsinki to Frankfurt am Main 1569 miles

$350 - $550

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The cheapest way to get from Helsinki to Frankfurt am Main is to fly which costs 75€ - 200€ and takes 5 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Helsinki to Frankfurt am Main is to fly which costs 75€ - 200€ and takes 5 h 33 min.

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The distance between Helsinki and Frankfurt am Main is 1514 km. The road distance is 2510.4 km.

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The best way to get from Helsinki to Frankfurt am Main without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 35 h 54 min and costs 120€ - 210€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 33 min to get from Helsinki to Frankfurt am Main, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Helsinki Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 40 min.

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Frankfurt am Main is 1 h behind Helsinki. It is currently 4:53 AM in Helsinki and 3:53 AM in Frankfurt am Main.

Yes, the driving distance between Helsinki to Frankfurt am Main is 2510 km. It takes approximately 30 h to drive from Helsinki to Frankfurt am Main.

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

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There are 682+ hotels available in Frankfurt am Main. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 946.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 33 min

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

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

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Helsinki to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $460
Flights from Helsinki to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $460
Flights from Tallinn to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Helsinki to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $500
Flights from Helsinki to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $500
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Helsinki to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Flights from Tallinn to Frankfurt via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Flights from Helsinki to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $480
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Helsinki to Frankfurt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Helsinki to Stuttgart via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $450
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Helsinki to Frankfurt via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $390
Flights from Helsinki to Frankfurt via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $390
Flights from Tallinn to Frankfurt via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Tallinn to Frankfurt via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Helsinki to Frankfurt via Riga
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Flights from Tallinn to Frankfurt via Riga
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $340
Flights from Helsinki to Stuttgart via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Tallinn to Frankfurt via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Helsinki to Frankfurt via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $750
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Helsinki to Stuttgart via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Helsinki to Stuttgart via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $480
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 Stuttgart Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Train from Lüneburg to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Frankfurt(Main)Süd
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Lübeck-Travemünde Strand to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
hvv.de
Finnish Railways (VR)
Phone
+358 600 41900
Website
vr.fi
Train from Helsinki to Pietari (Finljandski)
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
www.vr.fi
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Website
rw.by
Night train from Brest Central to Berlin Ostbahnhof
Ave. Duration
10 h 42 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
www.rw.by
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Kassel, Kassel Wilhelmshöhe station to Frankfurt, Frankfurt Süd station
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Bus operators
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Tallinn to Rīga
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Berlin
Ave. Duration
19 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Temptrans
Phone
+372 600 6022
Email
temptrans@temptrans.ee
Website
temptrans.ee
Bus from Tallinn to Riga
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Temptrans
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 Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen to Hanover
Ave. Duration
18 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Hanover ZOB to Frankfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
eurolines.de
Ferry operators
Finnlines
Phone
+358 9 231 43100
Email
passenger@finnlines.com
Website
finnlines.com
Car ferry from Helsinki to Travemünde
Ave. Duration
28 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Schedules at
finnlines.com
St Peters Line
Phone
+49 611 140 22 02
Website
stpeterline.com
Car ferry from Kolera-allas to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$372
Schedules at
stpeterline.com
Car
$104
Passenger
$372

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The best way to get from Helsinki to Helsinki Airport is to bus which takes 27 min and costs 6€ - 7€.

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