There are 12 ways to get from Helsinki to Paris by plane, car ferry, train, car, bus or car train

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Fly Helsinki to Paris CDG  •  6h 16m

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Paris CDG (CDG) HEL - CDG

78€ - 235€

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Fly Helsinki to Paris Orly  •  7h 46m

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Paris Orly (ORY) HEL - ORY

124€ - 338€

Car ferry to Tallinn, fly to Paris CDG  •  8h 19m

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

92€ - 231€

Car ferry to Tallinn, fly to Paris Orly  •  10h 14m

  1. Take the car ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
  2. Fly from Tallinn (TLL) to Paris Orly (ORY) TLL - ORY

113€ - 254€

Fly Helsinki to Brussels, train  •  7h 25m

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Brussels (BRU) HEL - BRU
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord

148€ - 454€

Car ferry, train  •  41h 7m

  1. Take the car ferry from Helsinki to Travemünde
  2. Take the train from Sierksdorf to Duisburg Hbf Ic
  3. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Paris Nord

342€ - 572€

Car ferry, train via Brussels  •  42h 22m

  1. Take the car ferry from Helsinki to Travemünde
  2. Take the train from Lübeck-Travemünde Strand to Hamburg Hbf Re8 / ...
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Aachen Hbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Ice
  5. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord

332€ - 617€

Car ferry, drive  •  37h 39m

  1. Take the car ferry from Helsinki to Travemünde
  2. Drive from Travemünde to Paris

242€ - 363€

Car ferry, bus  •  2 days 4h

  1. Take the car ferry from Kolera-allas to Stockholm
  2. Take the bus from Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen to Berlin, Berlin central bus station N32
  3. Take the bus from Berlin to Paris Gallieni

427€ - 532€

Bus  •  2 days 8h

  1. Take the bus from Helsinki Kamppi bus station to Saint Petersburg Bus station
  2. Take the bus from Saint Petersburg Bus station to Warsaw Zachodni Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Warsaw, Warsaw West to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine

153€ - 210€

Drive  •  34h 11m

  1. Drive from Helsinki to Paris Gallieni 3107.8 km

390€ - 600€

Drive, car ferry, car train  •  2 days 5h

  1. Drive from Helsinki to Klaipeda
  2. Take the car ferry from Klaipeda to Karlshamn
  3. Drive from Karlshamn to Hamburg Altona
  4. Take the car train from Hamburg Altona to Lörrach Hbf
  5. Drive from Lörrach Hbf to Paris

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The cheapest way to get from Helsinki to Paris is to fly which costs 75€ - 240€ and takes 6h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Helsinki to Paris is to fly which costs 75€ - 240€ and takes 6h 16m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Helsinki station to Paris. However, there are services departing from Helsinki Kamppi bus station and arriving at Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine via Saint Petersburg Bus station and Warsaw, Warsaw West. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 8h.

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The distance between Helsinki and Paris is 1908 km. The road distance is 3107.8 km.

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The best way to get from Helsinki to Paris without a car is to car ferry and bus which takes 2 days 4h and costs 420€ - 550€.

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It takes approximately 6h 16m to get from Helsinki to Paris, including transfers.

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Helsinki to Paris bus services, operated by Ecolines, depart from Helsinki Kamppi bus station.

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The best way to get from Helsinki to Paris is to fly which takes 6h 16m and costs 75€ - 240€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 150€ - 210€ and takes 2 days 8h.

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The quickest flight from Helsinki Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 5m.

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Helsinki to Paris bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine station.

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Map of how to get from Helsinki to Paris.
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  • Distance: 1908.3 km
  • Duration: 6h 16m

What companies run services between Helsinki, Finland and Paris, France?

Finnair, Norwegian Air International and nine other airlines fly from Helsinki to Paris hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Helsinki to Paris Bercy via Saint Petersburg Bus station, Warsaw Zachodni Bus Station, and Warsaw, Warsaw West in around 2 days 8h.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Helsinki to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
220€ - 550€
Flights from Helsinki to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 360€
Flights from Helsinki to Paris Orly via Paris CDG, Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 400€
Flights from Tallinn to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 220€
Flights from Tallinn to Paris CDG via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 340€
Flights from Tallinn to Paris Orly via Nice
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
80€ - 230€
Flights from Helsinki to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 700€
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Helsinki to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
220€ - 550€
Flights from Tallinn to Paris CDG via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 340€
Flights from Helsinki to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
240€ - 1000€
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Helsinki to Paris CDG via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 360€
Flights from Helsinki to Paris CDG via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
90€ - 360€
Flights from Tallinn to Paris CDG via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
70€ - 310€
Flights from Tallinn to Paris CDG via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 310€
Flights from Helsinki to Brussels via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 600€
Flights from Helsinki to Brussels via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
65€ - 600€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Helsinki to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 340€
Flights from Helsinki to Paris Orly via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 310€
Flights from Tallinn to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 320€
Flights from Tallinn to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 320€
Flights from Tallinn to Paris Orly via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
170€ - 380€
Flights from Tallinn to Paris Orly via Berlin Tegel, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
70€ - 210€
Flights from Helsinki to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 850€
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Helsinki to Paris CDG via Riga
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 300€
Flights from Tallinn to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 220€
Flights from Tallinn to Paris CDG via Riga
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 220€
Flights from Helsinki to Brussels via Riga
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Helsinki to Paris Orly via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 250€
Flights from Helsinki to Paris Orly via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 390€
Flights from Tallinn to Paris Orly via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 190€
Flights from Tallinn to Paris Orly via Riga, Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
65€ - 250€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Helsinki to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 360€
Flights from Helsinki to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 700€
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Helsinki to Paris Orly via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Flights from Tallinn to Paris CDG via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
220€ - 490€
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Tallinn to Paris CDG via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 220€
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Helsinki to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
55€ - 310€
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Tallinn to Paris Orly via Riga
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
55€ - 300€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Tallinn to Paris Orly via Rome
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
85€ - 250€
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
75€ - 160€
Website
Thalys
Standard
75€ - 110€
Comfort
90€ - 120€
Premium
110€ - 160€
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
120€ - 250€
Website
Thalys
Standard
120€ - 170€
Comfort
130€ - 180€
Premium
180€ - 250€
Train from Aachen Hbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
55€ - 110€
Website
Thalys
Standard
55€ - 75€
Comfort
65€ - 90€
Premium
75€ - 110€
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Sierksdorf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 46m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
85€ - 120€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
90€ - 130€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Lübeck-Travemünde Strand to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
Website
HVV
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Luebeck-Travemuende Strand to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
13€ - 19€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
90€ - 130€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Aachen Hbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 911 / 240 388 – 22
Email
info@bahntouristikexpress.de
Website
bahntouristikexpress.de
Car train from Hamburg Altona to Lörrach Hbf
Ave. Duration
10h 31m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
55€ - 70€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Warsaw, Warsaw West to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
23h 10m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
75€ - 95€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Comati PSG
Phone
0040 723 450 475
Email
info@comati-psg.ro
Website
comati-psg.ro
Bus from Stockholm Central Bus Station to Berlin Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
20h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
95€ - 110€
Website
Comati PSG
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Berlin to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 90€
Website
eurolines.de
Low
44€
High
70€
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Helsinki Kamppi bus station to Saint Petersburg Bus station
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
18€ - 25€
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Saint Petersburg Bus station to Warsaw Zachodni Bus Station
Ave. Duration
24h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
60€ - 90€
Schedules at
ecolines.net
3 Park
Phone
+7-812-496-19-58
Email
3park@3park.ru
Website
akp.su
Bus from Helsinki Kamppi bus station to Saint Petersburg Bus station
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
18€
Schedules at
akp.su
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
21€ - 90€
Website
Tallink
Vehicle
24€ - 75€
Inside cabin
55€ - 75€
Outside cabin
65€ - 90€
Deluxe/Suite
50€ - 75€
Passenger
21€ - 25€
St Peters Line
Phone
+49 611 140 22 02
Website
stpeterline.com
Car ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
Once a week
Website
St Peters Line
Car ferry from Kolera-allas to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
18h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
323€
Website
St Peters Line
Car
90€
Passenger
323€
Finnlines
Phone
+358 9 231 43100
Email
passenger@finnlines.com
Website
finnlines.com
Car ferry from Helsinki to Travemünde
Ave. Duration
28h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
130€ - 190€
Website
Finnlines
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Klaipeda to Karlshamn
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
22€ - 140€
Website
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
22€ - 28€
Reclining Seat
30€ - 33€
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
44€
2-bed inside cabin
85€ - 140€

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Paris is 1h behind Helsinki. It is currently 12:03 AM in Helsinki and 11:03 PM in Paris.

Yes, the driving distance between Helsinki to Paris is 3108 km. It takes approximately 34h 11m to drive from Helsinki to Paris.

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Norwegian Air International, KLM, Air Baltic and three other airlines offer flights from Helsinki Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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There are 6627+ hotels available in Paris. Prices start at 87€ 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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