There are 11 ways to get from Helsinki to Milan by plane, ferry, 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.

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Fly Helsinki to Milan Malpensa  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) HEL - MXP

$94 - $224

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Ferry to Tallinn, fly to Milan Bergamo  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
  2. Fly from Tallinn (TLL) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) TLL - BGY

$91 - $655

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Fly Helsinki to Milan Linate  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Milan Linate (LIN) HEL - LIN

$98 - $311

Fly Helsinki to Milan Bergamo  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) HEL - BGY

$92 - $870

Ferry to Tallinn, fly to Milan Malpensa  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Take the ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
  2. Fly from Tallinn (TLL) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) TLL - MXP

$123 - $219

Fly Helsinki to Zurich, train  •  9 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Zurich (ZRH) HEL - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale

$137 - $313

Train  •  2 days 3 h

  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 train from Brest Central to Milano Rogoredo En

$174 - $294

Bus Mr Trans  •  2 days 15 h

  1. Take the bus from Helsinki Kamppi to St.Peterburg Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from St.Petersburg to Minsk
  3. Take the bus from Minsk to Milan

$327 - $366

Bus via Radom  •  3 days 0 h

  1. Take the bus from Helsinki to Saint Petersburg
  2. Take the bus from Saint Petersburg to Warszawa
  3. Take the bus from Warszawa to Radom
  4. Take the bus from Radom to Milan

$161 - $242

Drive, train  •  38 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Helsinki to Lüneburg
  2. Take the train from Lüneburg to Basel Bad Bf Ice
  3. Drive from Lörrach Hbf to Milan

$543 - $805

Drive  •  35 h

  1. Drive from Helsinki to Milan 1911.2 miles

$460 - $700

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No, there is no direct bus from Helsinki to Milan. However, there are services departing from Helsinki Kamppi and arriving at via orefici p.za cordusio via St.Petersburg, Minsk and sesto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 15 h.

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The distance between Helsinki and Milan is 1937 km. The road distance is 3057.9 km.

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The best way to get from Helsinki to Milan without a car is to train which takes 2 days 3 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 22 min to get from Helsinki to Milan, including transfers.

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Helsinki to Milan bus services, operated by Lux Express, depart from Helsinki Kamppi station.

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The best way to get from Helsinki to Milan is to fly which takes 6 h 22 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2 days 3 h, you could also bus, which costs and takes 2 days 15 h.

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The quickest flight from Helsinki Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h.

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Helsinki to Milan bus services, operated by Mr Trans, arrive at Milan station.

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Milan is 1 h behind Helsinki. It is currently 11:35 PM in Helsinki and 10:35 PM in Milan.

Yes, the driving distance between Helsinki to Milan is 3058 km. It takes approximately 35 h to drive from Helsinki to Milan.

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  • Distance: 1210.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 22 min

What companies run services between Helsinki, Finland and Milan, Italy?

Finnair, Lufthansa and nine other airlines fly from Helsinki to Milan hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Helsinki to Milan via Pietari (Finljandski), Финляндский вокзал. Метро "Площадь Ленина", Витебский вокзал. Метро "Пушкинская", St Petersburg Vitebskii, Brest Central, Milano Rogoredo, and Rogoredo Fs in around 2 days 3 h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Helsinki to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Helsinki to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Helsinki to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $500
Flights from Helsinki to Milan Bergamo via Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Tallinn to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Helsinki to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Helsinki to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Helsinki to Milan Bergamo via Budapest
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Helsinki to Milan Bergamo via Vilnius
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Flights from Helsinki to Milan Bergamo via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Flights from Helsinki to Milan Bergamo via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Helsinki to Milan Bergamo via Tallinn
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Helsinki to Milan Bergamo via Naples
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Helsinki to Milan Bergamo via Manchester
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Helsinki to Milan Bergamo via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Helsinki to Milan Bergamo via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Tallinn to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$27 - $140
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Helsinki to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Helsinki to Zurich via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Helsinki to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Tallinn to Milan Malpensa via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $410
Flights from Helsinki to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Helsinki to Milan Malpensa via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $700
Flights from Helsinki to Milan Linate via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Tallinn to Milan Malpensa via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Flights from Tallinn to Milan Malpensa via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Flights from Helsinki to Zurich via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Helsinki to Milan Malpensa via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Tallinn to Milan Malpensa via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $290
Flights from Helsinki to Zurich via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Helsinki to Milan Linate via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,000
Flights from Helsinki to Zurich via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Tallinn to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Tallinn to Milan Malpensa via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Helsinki to Zurich via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $350
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Helsinki to Milan Linate via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Tallinn to Milan Malpensa via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Helsinki to Milan Linate via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $800
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Helsinki to Milan Bergamo via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Tallinn to Milan Malpensa via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $650
Train operators
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
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 Lüneburg to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $240
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Minsktrans
Phone
(+375 17) 219-86-01
Email
info@minsktrans.by
Website
minsktrans.by
Bus from St.Petersburg to Minsk
Ave. Duration
15 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
minsktrans.by
Book at
ticketbus.by
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Saint Petersburg a/v to Minsk
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Helsinki to Saint Petersburg
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Saint Petersburg to Warszawa
Ave. Duration
34 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Mr Trans
Phone
8(495)507-78-88
Website
mrtrans.ru
Bus from Minsk to Milan
Ave. Duration
37 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$282
Schedules at
mrtrans.ru
PKS Polonus
Eurores
Phone
(017) 27 73 759
Email
eurores@op.pl
Website
eurores.pl
Bus from Warszawa Zachodnia to Radom
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
eurores.pl
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 Warsaw, Warsaw West to Radom, Radom Dworzec Autobusowy
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Trans Tempo
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Radom to Milan
Ave. Duration
26 h 3 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
Ferry operators

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Finnair, Air Baltic, Scandinavian Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Helsinki Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport.

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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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