There are 2 ways to get from Helsinki to Svetogorsk by train or car

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Train  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Helsinki to Imatra 11 / ...

$40 - $55

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Drive  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Helsinki to Svetogorsk 166.6 miles

$35 - $55

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The distance between Helsinki and Svetogorsk is 238 km. The road distance is 266.6 km.

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The best way to get from Helsinki to Svetogorsk without a car is to train which takes 3 h 38 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 38 min to get from Helsinki to Svetogorsk, including transfers.

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Svetogorsk is 1 h ahead of Helsinki. It is currently 1:58 PM in Helsinki and 1:58 PM in Svetogorsk.

Yes, the driving distance between Helsinki to Svetogorsk is 267 km. It takes approximately 3 h 17 min to drive from Helsinki to Svetogorsk.

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There are 72+ hotels available in Svetogorsk. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Helsinki to Svetogorsk.
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  • Distance: 149 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 38 min

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

Finnish Railways (VR) operates a train from Helsinki to Svetogorsk every 4 hours. Tickets cost $26 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 25 min.

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Finnish Railways (VR)

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