There are 5 ways to get from Helsinki to Ventspils by ferry, bus, car ferry, car or plane

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

Ferry, bus  •  11 h 34 min

$64 - $76

4 alternative options

Car ferry, bus  •  13 h 9 min

  1. 920

$93 - $263

Car ferry, drive  •  11 h 14 min

Fly from Helsinki, bus  •  7 h 42 min

  1. HEL - RIX

$79 - $189

Car ferry to Tallinn, fly, bus  •  8 h 43 min

  1. TLL - RIX

$92 - $328

What companies run services between Helsinki, Finland and Ventspils, Latvia?

There is no direct connection from Helsinki to Ventspils. However, you can take the ferry to Tallinn, take the walk to Reisisadam, take the line 2 bus to Bussijaam, take the walk to Tallinn, take the bus to Rīga, take the walk to Riga, then take the bus to Ventspils AO. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Helsinki to Ventspils via Tallinn, Reisisadam, Bussijaam, Tallinn, and Riga in around 13 h 9 min.

Airlines
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Helsinki to Riga
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Flights from Tallinn to Riga
Ave. Duration
49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $160
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Helsinki to Riga
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $330
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Helsinki to Riga via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Helsinki to Riga via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Bus operators
1188 Latvia
Website
1188.lv
Bus from Riga to Ventspils AO
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
1188.lv
Bus from Zolitūdes iela to Ventspils AO
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
1188.lv
Temptrans
Website
temptrans.ee
Bus from Tallinn to Riga
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
temptrans.ee
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
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Questions & Answers

The distance between Helsinki and Ventspils is 365 km.

The cheapest way to get from Helsinki to Ventspils is to ferry and bus which costs 50€ - 65€ and takes 11 h 34 min.

The quickest way to get from Helsinki to Ventspils is to fly and bus which takes 7 h 42 min and costs 65€ - 170€.

It takes approximately 11 h 34 min to get from Helsinki to Ventspils, including transfers.