There are 6 ways to get from Helsinki to Rotterdam by plane, train, car ferry, bus, night 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 Amsterdam, train  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Amsterdam (AMS) HEL - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Rotterdam Centraal

$87 - $259

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Fly Helsinki to Brussels, train  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Brussels (BRU) HEL - BRU
  2. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal

$126 - $332

Car ferry to Tallinn, fly to Amsterdam, train  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
  2. Fly from Tallinn (TLL) to Amsterdam (AMS) TLL - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Rotterdam Centraal

$146 - $486

Car ferry, bus, night bus  •  45 h 32 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Helsinki to Stockholm
  2. Take the bus from Stockholm to Dortmund 073
  3. Take the night bus from Dortmund to Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS

$248 - $538

Bus  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the bus from Helsinki to Saint Petersburg
  2. Take the bus from St Petersburg Vitebskii to Kaunas
  3. Take the bus from Kaunas to Düsseldorf Hbf
  4. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS 268 / ...

$156 - $258

Drive  •  31 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Helsinki to Rotterdam 1660.4 miles

$400 - $600

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Helsinki to Rotterdam is to fly and train which costs 75€ - 230€ and takes 5 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Helsinki to Rotterdam is to fly and train which costs 75€ - 230€ and takes 5 h 32 min.

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The distance between Helsinki and Rotterdam is 1556 km. The road distance is 2656.7 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 32 min to get from Helsinki to Rotterdam, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Helsinki to Rotterdam. However, there are services departing from Helsinki and arriving at Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS via St Petersburg Vitebskii, Kaunas and Düsseldorf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 7 h.

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What companies run services between Helsinki, Finland and Rotterdam, Netherlands?

You can take a bus from Helsinki to Rotterdam via Saint Petersburg, St Petersburg Vitebskii, Kaunas, Düsseldorf Hbf, and Düsseldorf in around 2 days 7 h.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Helsinki to Amsterdam via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Helsinki to Amsterdam via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Helsinki to Brussels via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Tallinn to Amsterdam via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Tallinn to Amsterdam via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Helsinki to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Helsinki to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Helsinki to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Tallinn to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Helsinki to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Helsinki to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Tallinn to Amsterdam via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Helsinki to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Helsinki to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Tallinn to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Helsinki to Amsterdam via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Flights from Helsinki to Brussels via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $410
Flights from Tallinn to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Flights from Tallinn to Amsterdam via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $350
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Tallinn to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Tallinn to Amsterdam via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Helsinki to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $420
Flights from Helsinki to Amsterdam via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $420
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Helsinki to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $290
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Helsinki to Brussels via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Tallinn to Amsterdam via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Schiphol Airport to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$19 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $45
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $65
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Stockholm to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
21 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Dortmund to Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Düsseldorf to Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Helsinki to Saint Petersburg
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from St Petersburg Vitebskii to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
17 h 23 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Kaunas to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
23 h 57 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
eurolines.de
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Düsseldorf, Hbf., Worringer Str. to Rotterdam, Conradstraat/Weena
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Ferry operators
Tallink
Phone
+49 (0)40 547 541 222
Email
international.sales@tallinksilja.com
Website
tallink.com
Car ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$42 - $43
Vehicle
$43 - $44
Cabin
$54
Car ferry from Helsinki to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
16 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $300
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$236
Vehicle
$242
Cabin
$298
Viking Line
Phone
+358 9 123 575
Website
vikingline.fi
Car ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$82
Schedules at
vikingline.fi
Passenger
$41
Vehicle
$31
Car ferry from Helsinki to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$186
Schedules at
vikingline.fi
Passenger
$103
Vehicle
$38
St Peters Line
Phone
+49 611 140 22 02
Website
stpeterline.com
Car ferry from Helsinki to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$377
Schedules at
stpeterline.com
Car
$105
Passenger
$377

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