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There are 9 ways to get from Helsinki to Obninsk by train, car, plane or car ferry

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Train via Chudovo  •  12h 42m

  1. Take the train from Helsinki to Pietari 782 / ...
  2. Take the train from St Petersburg Glavny to Chudovo-Moskovskoe
  3. Take the train from Chudovo-Moskovskoe to Tver
  4. Take the train from Tver to Obninskoe

RUB 6852 - RUB 10128

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Fly Helsinki to Moscow Vnukovo, train  •  10h 36m

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Moscow Vnukovo (VKO) HEL - VKO
  2. Take the train from Solnechnaya to Obninskoye

RUB 2528 - RUB 8376

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Train  •  17h 45m

  1. Take the train from Helsinki to Moskova Pvv 31
  2. Take the train from Moskva Kievskaja to Shemyakino

RUB 8798 - RUB 12605

Train #2  •  20h 25m

  1. Take the train from Helsinki to Moskova (Leningradski) 205 / ...
  2. Take the train from Moskva Kievskaja to Shemyakino

RUB 8795 - RUB 12602

Drive  •  13h

  1. Drive from Helsinki to Obninsk 1149.7 km

RUB 12000 - RUB 18000

Fly Helsinki to Moscow Sheremetyevo, train  •  8h 39m

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Moscow Sheremetyevo (SVO) HEL - SVO
  2. Take the train from Moskva Kievskaja to Balabanovo

RUB 6804 - RUB 101174

Fly Helsinki to Moscow Domodedovo, train  •  10h 49m

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Moscow Domodedovo (DME) HEL - DME
  2. Take the train from Moskva Kievskaja to Balabanovo

RUB 10813 - RUB 22183

Car ferry to Tallinn, fly to Moscow Sheremetyevo, train  •  10h 52m

  1. Take the car ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
  2. Fly from Tallinn (TLL) to Moscow Sheremetyevo (SVO) TLL - SVO
  3. Take the train from Moskva Kievskaja to Balabanovo

RUB 31629 - RUB 42068

Train to Pulkovo, fly to Moscow Vnukovo, train  •  10h 41m

  1. Take the train from Helsinki to Pietari
  2. Fly from Pulkovo (LED) to Moscow Vnukovo (VKO) LED - VKO
  3. Take the train from Solnechnaya to Obninskoye

RUB 5287 - RUB 11133

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Obninsk is 8-800-2000-112.

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The cheapest way to get from Helsinki to Obninsk is to fly and train which costs 27€ - 95€ and takes 10h 36m.

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The quickest way to get from Helsinki to Obninsk is to fly and train which costs 70€ - 1200€ and takes 8h 39m.

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No, there is no direct train from Helsinki to Obninsk. However, there are services departing from Helsinki and arriving at Obninskoe via Ploshchad Lenina, St Petersburg Glavny, Chudovo-Moskovskoe and Tver. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 42m.

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The distance between Helsinki and Obninsk is 893 km. The road distance is 1149.7 km.

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The best way to get from Helsinki to Obninsk without a car is to train via Chudovo which takes 12h 42m and costs 75€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 12h 42m to get from Helsinki to Obninsk, including transfers.

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Helsinki to Obninsk train services, operated by Finnish Railways (VR), depart from Helsinki station.

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The quickest flight from Helsinki Airport to Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 45m.

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Obninsk is 1h ahead of Helsinki. It is currently 12:35 PM in Helsinki and 1:35 PM in Obninsk.

Helsinki to Obninsk train services, operated by Russian Railways (РЖД), arrive at Obninskoe station.

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Map of how to get from Helsinki to Obninsk.
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  • Distance: 892.9 km
  • Duration: 12h 42m

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

You can take a train from Helsinki to Obninsk via Pietari, Ploshchad Lenina, Ploshchad Vosstaniya, St Petersburg Glavny, Chudovo-Moskovskoe, and Tver in around 12h 42m.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Helsinki to Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 8500 - RUB 25000
Flights from Tallinn to Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 7000 - RUB 28000
Flights from Pulkovo to Moscow Vnukovo
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 7000 - RUB 28000
Flights from Helsinki to Moscow Vnukovo via Moscow Sheremetyevo, Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
10h
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RUB 9000 - RUB 35000
Flights from Helsinki to Moscow Vnukovo via Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 8500 - RUB 33000
Pobeda Airlines LLC
Website
pobeda.aero
Flights from Pulkovo to Moscow Vnukovo
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 1300 - RUB 5500
Flights from Helsinki to Moscow Vnukovo via Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 2000 - RUB 7500
Flights from Helsinki to Moscow Vnukovo via Riga
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 2600 - RUB 8500
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Helsinki to Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 7000 - RUB 31000
Flights from Tallinn to Moscow Sheremetyevo via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 6500 - RUB 28000
UTair Aviation
Website
utair.ru
Flights from Pulkovo to Moscow Vnukovo
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 5100 - RUB 5400
Flights from Helsinki to Moscow Vnukovo via Riga
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 7000 - RUB 11000
Flights from Helsinki to Moscow Vnukovo via Minsk
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RUB 12000 - RUB 23000
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Helsinki to Moscow Sheremetyevo via Riga
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 8000 - RUB 13000
Flights from Tallinn to Moscow Sheremetyevo via Riga
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 5500 - RUB 17000
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Helsinki to Moscow Domodedovo via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 12m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
RUB 18000 - RUB 34000
S7 Airlines
Website
s7.ru
Flights from Helsinki to Moscow Domodedovo via Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 3300 - RUB 13000
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from Helsinki to Moscow Domodedovo via Minsk
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RUB 10000 - RUB 20000
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Helsinki to Moscow Domodedovo via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RUB 10000 - RUB 39000
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Helsinki to Moscow Vnukovo via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 16000 - RUB 60000
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Phone
+358 600 41900
Website
vr.fi
Train from Helsinki to Pietari
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
RUB 3500 - RUB 5500
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Helsinki to Moskova
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RUB 8500 - RUB 13000
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Helsinki to Moskova (Leningradski)
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RUB 8500 - RUB 13000
Website
www.vr.fi
Russian Railways (РЖД)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from St Petersburg Glavny to Chudovo-Moskovskoe
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
RUB 850 - RUB 1400
Website
http://pass.rzd.ru/main-pass/public/en
3rd Class (Platzcart)
RUB 1000 - RUB 1400
2nd Class (Kupé)
RUB 850 - RUB 1200
Train from Chudovo-Moskovskoe to Tver
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
RUB 1300 - RUB 1900
Website
http://pass.rzd.ru/main-pass/public/en
3rd Class (Platzcart)
RUB 1300 - RUB 1800
2nd Class (Kupé)
RUB 1300 - RUB 1900
Train from Tver to Obninskoe
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
RUB 1100 - RUB 1700
Website
http://pass.rzd.ru/main-pass/public/en
3rd Class (Platzcart)
RUB 1200 - RUB 1700
2nd Class (Kupé)
RUB 1100 - RUB 1700
Central PPK
Website
central-ppk.ru
Train from Moskva Kievskaja to Shemyakino
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
RUB 220 - RUB 370
Schedules at
central-ppk.ru
Train from Moskva Kievskaja to Balabanovo
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
RUB 200 - RUB 320
Schedules at
central-ppk.ru
Train from Solnechnaya to Obninskoye
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
RUB 190 - RUB 310
Schedules at
central-ppk.ru
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
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
RUB 1900 - RUB 8500
Website
Tallink
Vehicle
RUB 2200 - RUB 7000
Inside cabin
RUB 5000 - RUB 7000
Outside cabin
RUB 6000 - RUB 8500
Deluxe/Suite
RUB 4900 - RUB 7000
Passenger
RUB 1900 - RUB 2300
Viking Line
Phone
+358 9 123 575
Website
vikingline.fi
Car ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RUB 6255
Website
Viking Line
Passenger
RUB 3189
Vehicle
RUB 2369
St Peters Line

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Yes, the driving distance between Helsinki to Obninsk is 1150 km. It takes approximately 13h to drive from Helsinki to Obninsk.

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Aeroflot Russian Airlines, Finnair and Air Baltic offer flights from Helsinki Airport to Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport.

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There are three+ hotels available in Obninsk. Prices start at RUB 7500 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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