There are 7 ways to get from Helsinki to North Cape by plane, bus, 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.

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Fly to Ivalo, bus  •  11 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Ivalo (IVL) HEL - IVL
  2. Take the bus from Hotell Inari to Nordkapp/North Cape

$187 - $568

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Fly to Honningsvag  •  16 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Honningsvag (HVG) HEL - HVG

$122 - $577

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Fly to Alta, bus  •  12 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Alta (ALF) HEL - ALF
  2. Take the bus from Altagård to Scandic Hotell Honningsvåg

$184 - $232

Train, bus  •  24 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Helsinki to Rovaniemi 273 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Rovaniemi bussterminal to Nordkapp/North Cape 912

$225 - $279

Train, bus via Hotell Inari  •  26 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Helsinki to Rovaniemi 273 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Rovaniemi Rautatieasema piha to Hotelli Inari
  3. Take the bus from Hotell Inari to Nordkapp/North Cape 912

$205 - $274

Bus, train  •  28 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Hki linja-autoasema to Karhula linja-autoasema
  2. Take the bus from Karhula linja-autoasema to Rautatieasema E (Tampere)
  3. Take the train from Tampere to Oulu 121 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Oulu linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
  5. Take the bus from Rovaniemi bussterminal to Nordkapp/North Cape 912

$281 - $366

Drive  •  19 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Helsinki to North Cape 948.4 miles

$250 - $370

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The distance between Helsinki and North Cape is 1224 km. The road distance is 1517.5 km.

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The best way to get from Helsinki to North Cape without a car is to train and bus which takes 24 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 11 h 12 min to get from Helsinki to North Cape, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Helsinki Airport to Ivalo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Helsinki to North Cape is 1518 km. It takes approximately 19 h 11 min to drive from Helsinki to North Cape.

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Norwegian Air International and Finnair offer flights from Helsinki Airport to Ivalo Airport.

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There are 17+ hotels available in North Cape. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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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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Map of how to get from Helsinki to North Cape.
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  • Distance: 764.9 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 12 min

What companies run services between Helsinki, Finland and North Cape, Norway?

Scandinavian Airlines, Widerøe and three other airlines fly from Helsinki to North Cape 5 times a day.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Helsinki to Alta via Oslo
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Flights from Helsinki to Alta via Stockholm, Oslo
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Flights from Helsinki to Alta via Copenhagen, Oslo
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Flights from Helsinki to Alta via Oslo, Tromso
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Widerøe
Website
wideroe.no
Flights from Helsinki to Honningsvag via Stockholm, Tromso, Hammerfest
Ave. Duration
12 h 7 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Helsinki to Honningsvag via Oslo, Tromso, Hammerfest
Ave. Duration
16 h 51 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Helsinki to Ivalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Helsinki to Alta via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $290
Flights from Helsinki to Alta via Stockholm, Oslo
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $290
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 Rovaniemi
Ave. Duration
11 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Tampere to Oulu
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
www.vr.fi
Bus operators
Snelandia
Email
post@snelandia.no
Website
snelandia.no
Bus from Hotell Inari to Nordkapp/North Cape
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $95
Website
Snelandia
Bus from Altagård to Scandic Hotell Honningsvåg
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$46 - $51
Website
Snelandia
Bus from Rovaniemi bussterminal to Nordkapp/North Cape
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $170
Website
Snelandia
J.M. Eskelisen Lapin Linjat Oy
Phone
+358 295 34 3000
Website
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Rovaniemi Rautatieasema piha to Hotelli Inari
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Oulu linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Oy Pohjolan liikenne Ab
Website
pohjolanliikenne.fi
Bus from Hki linja-autoasema to Karhula linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Schedules at
Oy Pohjolan liikenne Ab
Bus from Karhula linja-autoasema to Rautatieasema E (Tampere)
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
Oy Pohjolan liikenne Ab
Paunu Express Bus
Phone
020 764 94 00
Email
etunimi.sukunimi@paunu.fi
Website
paunu.fi
Bus from Karhula linja-autoasema to Rautatieasema E (Tampere)
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $50
Schedules at
Väinö Paunu Oy
Ketosen Liikenne
Website
ketosenliikenne.fi
Bus from Oulu linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Schedules at
ketosenliikenne.fi

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