There are 7 ways to get from Kirkenes to Helsinki by plane, bus, night bus, train, night train or car

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Fly from Kirkenes  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Kirkenes (KKN) to Helsinki (HEL) KKN - HEL

$111 - $572

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Bus to Murmansk, fly  •  12 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Kirkenes to Murmansk
  2. Fly from Murmansk (MMK) to Helsinki (HEL) MMK - HEL

$109 - $161

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Bus to Ivalo, fly  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Kirkenes to Ivalo Airport
  2. Fly from Ivalo (IVL) to Helsinki (HEL) IVL - HEL

$492 - $884

Bus, night bus, train  •  18 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Kirkenes to Kakslauttanen
  2. Take the night bus from Kakslauttanen to Rovaniemi Rautatieasema piha
  3. Take the train from Rovaniemi to Helsinki 122 / ...

$614 - $675

Bus, train  •  20 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Kirkenes to Saariselkä
  2. Take the bus from Saariselkä, Lutontie 3, Tunturihotelli to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema 912 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Rovaniemi linja-autoasema to Kemin linja-autoasema
  4. Take the train from Kemi to Helsinki 122 / ...

$609 - $690

Bus, night train  •  21 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Kirkenes to Saariselkä
  2. Take the bus from Saariselkä, Lutontie 3, Tunturihotelli to Rovaniemi Rautatieasema piha
  3. Take the night train from Rovaniemi to Helsinki 274 / ...

$587 - $663

Drive  •  16 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Kirkenes to Helsinki 844.7 miles

$220 - $330

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The cheapest way to get from Kirkenes to Helsinki is to bus and fly which costs kr 850 - kr 1400 and takes 12 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kirkenes to Helsinki is to bus and fly which costs kr 4000 - kr 7500 and takes 6 h 41 min.

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The distance between Kirkenes and Helsinki is 1089 km. The road distance is 1351.5 km.

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The best way to get from Kirkenes to Helsinki without a car is to bus and night bus and train which takes 18 h 8 min and costs kr 5000 - kr 5500.

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It takes approximately 7 h 34 min to get from Kirkenes to Helsinki, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kirkenes Airport to Helsinki Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Helsinki is 1 h ahead of Kirkenes. It is currently 9:47 PM in Kirkenes and 10:47 PM in Helsinki.

Yes, the driving distance between Kirkenes to Helsinki is 1351 km. It takes approximately 16 h 51 min to drive from Kirkenes to Helsinki.

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Norwegian Air International, Norwegian Air Shuttle, Finnair and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Kirkenes Airport to Helsinki Airport.

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There are 690+ hotels available in Helsinki. Prices start at $105 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Kirkenes to Kirkenes Airport is to line 403 bus which takes 24 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Kirkenes to Helsinki.
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  • Distance: 680.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 34 min

What companies run services between Kirkenes, Finnmark, Norway and Helsinki, Finland?

Scandinavian Airlines, Norwegian Air International and two other airlines fly from Kirkenes to Helsinki every 4 hours.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Murmansk to Helsinki via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
8 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $280
Flights from Murmansk to Helsinki via St. Petersburg, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $300
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Kirkenes to Helsinki via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Kirkenes to Helsinki via Oslo, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Kirkenes to Helsinki via Oslo, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Kirkenes to Helsinki via Oslo
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Ivalo to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Murmansk to Helsinki via St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Kirkenes to Helsinki via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Ivalo to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $340
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Website
vr.fi
Train from Rovaniemi to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
8 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Kemi to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
www.vr.fi
Bus operators
VisitInari.fi
Website
visitinari.fi
Bus from Kirkenes to Ivalo Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$420 - $450
Schedules at
visitinari.fi
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Bus from Kirkenes to Kakslauttanen
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$490 - $520
Schedules at
visitinari.fi
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Bus from Kirkenes to Saariselkä
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$470 - $500
Schedules at
visitinari.fi
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Pasvikturist AS
Phone
(+47) 78 99 50 80
Email
firmapost@pasvikturist.no
Website
pasvikturist.no
Bus from Kirkenes to Murmansk
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$43
Schedules at
pasvikturist.no
Bus from Kirkenes to Saariselkä
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$435
Schedules at
pasvikturist.no
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pasvikturist.no
Snelandia
Email
post@snelandia.no
Website
snelandia.no
Bus from Scandic Hotell Kirkenes to Murmansk Railwaystation
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Snelandia
Bus from Saariselkä to Rovaniemi bussterminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
Snelandia
Pikakuljetus Rovaniemi Oy
Phone
+358 16 312020
Website
pikakuljetus.com
Night bus from Kakslauttanen to Rovaniemi Rautatieasema piha
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$46 - $51
Schedules at
Pikakuljetus Rovaniemi Oy
Bus from Saariselkä, Lutontie 3, Tunturihotelli to Rovaniemi Rautatieasema piha
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Schedules at
Pikakuljetus Rovaniemi Oy
J.M. Eskelisen Lapin Linjat Oy
Phone
+358 295 34 3000
Website
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Saariselkä, Lutontie 3, Tunturihotelli to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Saariselkä, Lutontie 3, Tunturihotelli to Rovaniemi Rautatieasema piha
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Ketosen Liikenne
Website
ketosenliikenne.fi
Bus from Rovaniemi linja-autoasema to Kemin linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$32 - $37
Schedules at
ketosenliikenne.fi
Koskilinjat Oy
Phone
+358 8 5550500
Website
koskilinjat.fi
Bus from Saariselkä, Lutontie 3, Tunturihotelli to Rovaniemi Rautatieasema piha
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
koskilinjat.fi

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