There are 8 ways to get from Helsinki to Murmansk by plane, 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.

Recommended option

Fly Helsinki to Murmansk  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Murmansk (MMK) HEL - MMK

$82 - $273

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  35 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Helsinki Central to Ozerki
  2. Take the train from St Petersburg Ladogskii to Murmansk Express

$59 - $103

6 alternative options

Train to St. Petersburg, fly to Murmansk  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Helsinki to Pietari (Finljandski)
  2. Fly from St. Petersburg (LED) to Murmansk (MMK) LED - MMK

$116 - $202

Fly Helsinki to Ivalo, bus  •  10 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Ivalo (IVL) HEL - IVL
  2. Take the bus from Ivalo, Finland to Murmansk, Hotel Poliarnie Zori

$93 - $469

Bus  •  24 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Hki linja-autoasema to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
  2. Take the bus from Rovaniemi linja-autoasema to Rantatie th P 912 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Ivalo, Finland to Murmansk, Hotel Poliarnie Zori

$182 - $247

Train via Ploshchad Lenina  •  30 h 52 min

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

$67 - $127

Train  •  37 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Helsinki to Pietari (Ladozhski) 569 / ...
  2. Take the train from St Petersburg Ladogskii to Murmansk Express

$66 - $125

Drive  •  17 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Helsinki to Murmansk 834.8 miles

$180 - $280

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Helsinki to Murmansk is to bus and train which costs 50€ - 90€ and takes 35 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Helsinki to Murmansk is to train and fly which takes 7 h 53 min and costs 100€ - 180€.

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The distance between Helsinki and Murmansk is 1052 km. The road distance is 1336 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 8 h 4 min to get from Helsinki to Murmansk, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Helsinki to Murmansk. However, there are services departing from Hki linja-autoasema and arriving at Murmansk, Hotel Poliarnie Zori via Rovaniemi linja-autoasema and Ivalo, Finland. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Helsinki to Murmansk. However, there are services departing from Helsinki and arriving at Murmansk via St Petersburg Ladogskii. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37 h 49 min.

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

Aeroflot Russian Airlines, Finnair and two other airlines fly from Helsinki to Murmansk hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Helsinki to Murmansk via Rovaniemi linja-autoasema, Rantatie th P, and Ivalo, Finland in around 24 h 21 min.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Helsinki to Murmansk via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
8 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $440
Flights from Helsinki to Murmansk via Moscow Sheremetyevo, St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
9 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from St. Petersburg to Murmansk
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $240
Flights from St. Petersburg to Murmansk via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $240
S7 Airlines
Website
s7.ru
Flights from Helsinki to Murmansk via St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $250
Flights from St. Petersburg to Murmansk
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $260
Nordavia
Website
nordavia.ru
Flights from St. Petersburg to Murmansk
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $220
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Helsinki to Ivalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Severstal Air Company
Website
severstal-avia.ru
Flights from St. Petersburg to Murmansk via Cherepovets
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $460
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Helsinki to Ivalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
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
Train from Helsinki to Pietari (Ladozhski)
Ave. Duration
10 h 43 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
www.vr.fi
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from St Petersburg Ladogskii to Murmansk
Ave. Duration
26 h 6 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$28 - $45
2nd Class (Kupé)
$45 - $70
Bus operators
Avto-Express
Bus from Ivalo, Finland to Murmansk, Hotel Poliarnie Zori
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
ae51.ru
Book at
ae51.ru
Koskilinjat Oy
Phone
+358 8 5550500
Website
koskilinjat.fi
Bus from Hki linja-autoasema to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
koskilinjat.fi
J.M. Eskelisen Lapin Linjat Oy
Phone
+358 295 34 3000
Website
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Hki linja-autoasema to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Rovaniemi linja-autoasema to Rantatie th P
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Snelandia
Website
snelandia.no
Bus from Rovaniemi bussterminal to Ivalo, Rantatien th
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
snelandia.no
Pikakuljetus Rovaniemi Oy
Phone
+358 16 312020
Website
pikakuljetus.com
Bus from Rovaniemi linja-autoasema to Ivalo MH
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $65
Schedules at
Pikakuljetus Rovaniemi Oy
Transgold
Phone
+7(812) 995-06-05
Email
office@transgold.ru
Website
transgold.ru
Bus from Helsinki Central to Ozerki
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $32
Schedules at
transgold.ru

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