There are 4 ways to get from Helsinki to Iceland by plane, car ferry, car or bus

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  •  7 h 3 min

  1. HEL - KEF

$120 - $305

3 alternative options

Car ferry, drive  •  3 days 3 h

$640 - $1,040

Car ferry, bus, drive  •  3 days 8 h

  1. 073 / ...

Bus, drive, car ferry  •  3 days 19 h

  1. 073 / ...

What companies run services between Helsinki, Finland and Iceland?

Icelandair, Finnair and three other airlines fly from Helsinki to Keflavík every 2 hours.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Helsinki to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Icelandair
Website
icelandair.com
Flights from Helsinki to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Helsinki to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Helsinki to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Oslo
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Helsinki to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Riga
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Helsinki to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,100
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Stockholm to Helsingborg
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Swebus
Phone
+46 771 218 218
Email
kundtjanst@swebusexpress.se
Website
swebus.se
Bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Helsingborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
Swebus
Koskilinjat Oy
Phone
+358 8 5550500
Website
koskilinjat.fi
Bus from Hki linja-autoasema to Kemin linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
koskilinjat.fi
Onni Bus
Website
onnibus.com
Bus from Hki linja-autoasema to Kemin linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
onnibus.com
Tapanis Buss
Website
tapanis.se
Bus from Haparanda/Tornio RC to Stockholm Cityterminalen
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
resrobot.se
Ferry operators
Viking Line
Phone
+358 9 123 575
Website
vikingline.fi
Car ferry from Helsinki to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$188
Schedules at
vikingline.fi
Passenger
$104
Vehicle
$38
Tallink
Phone
+49 (0)40 547 541 222
Email
international.sales@tallinksilja.com
Website
tallink.com
Car ferry from Helsinki to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
16 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $310
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$238
Vehicle
$245
Cabin
$301
St Peters Line
Phone
+49 611 140 22 02
Website
stpeterline.com
Car ferry from Helsinki to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$381
Schedules at
stpeterline.com
Car
$107
Passenger
$381
Smyril Line
Website
smyrilline.com
Car ferry from Hirtshals to Seyðisfjörður
Ave. Duration
38 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$230 - $250
Schedules at
smyrilline.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Helsinki and Iceland is 2221 km.

The cheapest way to get from Helsinki to Iceland is to fly which costs 100€ - 260€ and takes 7 h 3 min.

The quickest way to get from Helsinki to Iceland is to fly which takes 7 h 3 min and costs 100€ - 260€.

It takes approximately 7 h 3 min to get from Helsinki to Iceland, including transfers.