There are 7 ways to get from Helsinki to Kaliningrad by plane, car ferry, bus, ferry, train 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 Helsinki to Kaliningrad  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Kaliningrad (KGD) HEL - KGD

$72 - $230

Cheapest option

Train  •  29 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Helsinki to Pietari (Finljandski) 782 / ...
  2. Take the train from St Petersburg Vitebskii to Kaliningrad Express

$69 - $136

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Car ferry to Tallinn, fly to Kaliningrad  •  8 h 53 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
  2. Fly from Tallinn (TLL) to Kaliningrad (KGD) TLL - KGD

$106 - $348

Fly Helsinki to Gdansk, bus  •  9 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Gdansk (GDN) HEL - GDN
  2. Take the bus from Gdańsk Airport to Kaliningrad

$85 - $363

Ferry, bus  •  15 h 19 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 Kaliningrad

$74 - $116

Car ferry, bus  •  17 h 27 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
  2. Take the bus from Tallinn to Ainaži
  3. Take the bus from Ainaži to Riga
  4. Take the bus from Rīga to Kaliningrad

$84 - $251

Drive  •  18 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Helsinki to Kaliningrad 825.1 miles

$180 - $270

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The cheapest way to get from Helsinki to Kaliningrad is to ferry and bus which costs 60€ - 100€ and takes 15 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Helsinki to Kaliningrad is to fly which costs 60€ - 200€ and takes 6 h 52 min.

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The distance between Helsinki and Kaliningrad is 662 km. The road distance is 1320.2 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 52 min to get from Helsinki to Kaliningrad, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Helsinki, Finland and Kaliningrad, Russia?

Air Baltic, Aeroflot Russian Airlines and three other airlines fly from Helsinki to Kaliningrad every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Helsinki to Kaliningrad via Pietari (Finljandski), Ploshchad Lenina, Pushkinskaya, and St Petersburg Vitebskii in around 29 h 46 min.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Helsinki to Kaliningrad via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Flights from Helsinki to Kaliningrad via St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $260
Flights from Tallinn to Kaliningrad via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Tallinn to Kaliningrad via St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $250
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Helsinki to Kaliningrad via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from Tallinn to Kaliningrad via Riga
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $200
Flights from Tallinn to Kaliningrad via Stockholm, Riga
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $250
Flights from Helsinki to Gdansk via Riga
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $230
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Helsinki to Kaliningrad via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Tallinn to Kaliningrad via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Flights from Tallinn to Kaliningrad via Stockholm, Warsaw
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Helsinki to Gdansk
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Pobeda Airlines LLC
Website
pobeda.aero
Flights from Tallinn to Kaliningrad via St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Nordavia
Website
nordavia.ru
Flights from Tallinn to Kaliningrad via St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $160
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Helsinki to Gdansk
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
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
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from St Petersburg Vitebskii to Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
25 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$30 - $45
2nd Class (Kupé)
$50 - $80
Bus operators
Kaliningrad Avtovokzal
Website
avtovokzal39.ru
Bus from Gdańsk Airport to Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
avtovokzal39.ru
Book at
avtovokzal39.ru
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 Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Temptrans
Website
temptrans.ee
Bus from Tallinn to Riga
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
temptrans.ee
Minsktrans
Phone
(+375 17) 219-86-01
Email
info@minsktrans.by
Website
minsktrans.by
Bus from Tallinn to Ainaži
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
minsktrans.by
Book at
ticketbus.by
1188 Latvia
Website
1188.lv
Bus from Ainaži to Riga
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
1188.lv
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