There are 7 ways to get from Helsinki to New York by plane, car ferry or train

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 New York JFK  •  12h 2m

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to New York JFK (JFK) HEL - JFK

$306 - $722

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Car ferry to Tallinn, fly to New York JFK  •  15h 45m

  1. Take the car ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
  2. Fly from Tallinn (TLL) to New York JFK (JFK) TLL - JFK

$197 - $918

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Fly Helsinki to Newark  •  13h 40m

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Newark (EWR) HEL - EWR

$258 - $878

Car ferry to Tallinn, fly to Newark  •  16h 23m

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

$329 - $724

Fly Helsinki to New York La Guardia  •  15h 57m

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to New York La Guardia (LGA) HEL - LGA

$309 - $1,120

Train to Turku, fly to Newark  •  15h 53m

  1. Take the train from Helsinki to Turku
  2. Fly from Turku (TKU) to Newark (EWR) TKU - EWR

$483 - $1,462

Train to Tampere, fly to Newark  •  18h 21m

  1. Take the train from Helsinki to Tampere
  2. Fly from Tampere (TMP) to Newark (EWR) TMP - EWR

$357 - $1,154

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Helsinki to New York is to car ferry and fly which costs 170€ - 850€ and takes 15h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Helsinki to New York is to fly which costs 270€ - 650€ and takes 12h 2m.

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The distance between Helsinki and New York is 4135 miles.

It takes approximately 12h 2m to get from Helsinki to New York, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Helsinki Airport to New York JFK Airport is the direct flight which takes 8h 55m.

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New York is 7h behind Helsinki. It is currently 12:00 AM in Helsinki and 5:00 PM in New York.

Finnair, British Airways, Aeroflot Russian Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Helsinki Airport to New York JFK Airport.

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There are 2336+ hotels available in New York. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Helsinki to Helsinki Airport is to train which takes 27 min and costs 2€ - 5€.

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Map of how to get from Helsinki to New York.
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  • Distance: 4135.2 miles
  • Duration: 12h 2m

What companies run services between Helsinki, Finland and New York, NY, USA?

Finnair, Icelandair and eight other airlines fly from Helsinki to New York hourly.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Helsinki to Newark via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,000
Flights from Helsinki to Newark via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
14h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Tallinn to Newark via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
13h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from Tallinn to Newark via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from Tallinn to Newark via Stockholm, Oslo
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from Turku to Newark via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,400
Flights from Turku to Newark via Stockholm, Oslo
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,400
Flights from Turku to Newark via Stockholm, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,500
Flights from Turku to Newark via Stockholm, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
15h 26m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,700
Flights from Tampere to Newark via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Flights from Tampere to Newark via Stockholm, Oslo
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Flights from Tampere to Newark via Stockholm, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,300
Flights from Tampere to Newark via Stockholm, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
18h 26m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Helsinki to New York JFK via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from Helsinki to Newark via Munich
Ave. Duration
13h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Helsinki to Newark via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
15h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Tallinn to New York JFK via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Tallinn to Newark via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Helsinki to New York La Guardia via Frankfurt, Montreal
Ave. Duration
15h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,000
Flights from Helsinki to New York La Guardia via Frankfurt, Toronto
Ave. Duration
15h 47m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,100
Flights from Helsinki to New York La Guardia via Frankfurt, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
16h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Tampere to Newark via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Helsinki to New York JFK via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from Helsinki to Newark via Munich
Ave. Duration
13h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Helsinki to Newark via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
15h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Tallinn to New York JFK via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Tallinn to Newark via Munich
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Tallinn to Newark via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Tampere to Newark via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Helsinki to Newark via Munich
Ave. Duration
13h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Helsinki to Newark via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from Helsinki to New York La Guardia via Copenhagen, Toronto
Ave. Duration
14h 7m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,000
Flights from Helsinki to New York La Guardia via Frankfurt, Montreal
Ave. Duration
15h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,000
Flights from Helsinki to New York La Guardia via Munich, Montreal
Ave. Duration
15h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,700
Flights from Helsinki to New York La Guardia via Frankfurt, Toronto
Ave. Duration
15h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,100
Flights from Helsinki to New York La Guardia via Munich, Toronto
Ave. Duration
16h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,700
Flights from Tampere to Newark via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Helsinki to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Helsinki to New York JFK via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Helsinki to Newark via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Helsinki to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
13h 11m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Tallinn to New York JFK via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Helsinki to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
12h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Helsinki to New York La Guardia via New York JFK, Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
14h 44m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Helsinki to New York La Guardia via New York JFK, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
15h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Helsinki to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Helsinki to New York JFK via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Helsinki to Newark via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Tallinn to New York JFK via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Tampere to Newark via Helsinki, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Helsinki to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Helsinki to New York JFK via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Helsinki to Newark via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Helsinki to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
13h 11m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Helsinki to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
12h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Helsinki to New York JFK via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
12h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Helsinki to New York La Guardia via Amsterdam Schiphol, Boston
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,800
Flights from Helsinki to New York La Guardia via Amsterdam Schiphol, Montreal
Ave. Duration
16h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Helsinki to New York JFK via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
12h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Tallinn to New York JFK via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Helsinki to New York La Guardia via Paris CDG, Boston
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,100
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Helsinki to Newark via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Flights from Tallinn to New York JFK via Vienna
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Tallinn to Newark via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Tallinn to Newark via Vienna
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Tallinn to New York JFK via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
13h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $600
Flights from Tallinn to Newark via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
14h 22m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $600
Icelandair
Website
icelandair.com
Flights from Helsinki to New York JFK via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
10h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $800
Flights from Helsinki to Newark via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $800
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Helsinki to New York JFK via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
12h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Tallinn to New York JFK via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $1,700
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Helsinki to New York JFK via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from Tallinn to New York JFK via Brussels
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from Tallinn to Newark via Brussels
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Helsinki to New York JFK via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Tallinn to New York JFK via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
13h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $650
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Helsinki to Newark via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
16h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Tallinn to New York JFK via Oslo
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Phone
+358 600 41900
Website
vr.fi
Train from Helsinki to Turku
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Helsinki to Tampere
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
www.vr.fi
Ferry operators
Tallink
Phone
+49 (0)40 547 541 222
Email
international.sales@tallinksilja.com
Website
tallinksilja.com
Car ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $100
Website
Tallink
Vehicle
$27 - $85
Inside cabin
$60 - $85
Outside cabin
$70 - $100
Deluxe/Suite
$60 - $85
Passenger
$23 - $28
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