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There are 11 ways to get from La Spezia to Helsinki by train, plane, ferry, car ferry, bus, night train, car or car train

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Train to Pisa, fly to Helsinki  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia C. to Pisa C.Le
  2. Fly from Pisa (PSA) to Helsinki (HEL) PSA - HEL

$113 - $362

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Train, train to Milan Malpensa, fly to Helsinki  •  9 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to Milano Centrale
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1
  3. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Helsinki (HEL) MXP - HEL

$117 - $266

Train, train to Bologna, fly to Helsinki  •  10 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia C. to Parma
  2. Take the train from Parma to Bologna C.Le
  3. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Helsinki (HEL) BLQ - HEL

$119 - $284

Train to Pisa, fly to Tallinn, ferry  •  11 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia C. to Pisa C.Le
  2. Fly from Pisa (PSA) to Tallinn (TLL) PSA - TLL
  3. Take the ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki

$178 - $297

Train, train to Nice, fly to Helsinki  •  11 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe
  2. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Ventimiglia
  3. Take the train from Gare de Ventimiglia-Stazione to Gare de St-Laurent-du-Var
  4. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Helsinki (HEL) NCE - HEL

$120 - $500

Train, car ferry  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the train from La Spezia C. to Parma Reg
  2. Take the train from Parma to Bologna C.Le Reg / ...
  3. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to München Hbf Ec
  4. Take the train from München Hbf to Lübeck Hbf Ice
  5. Take the car ferry from Travemünde to Helsinki

$381 - $596

Bus, car ferry  •  2 days 15 h

  1. Take the bus from La Spezia to Bologna
  2. Take the bus from Bologna to Minsk
  3. Take the bus from Minsk Tsentralny to Tallinn 920
  4. Take the car ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki

$373 - $577

Bus  •  2 days 20 h

  1. Take the bus from La Spezia to Bologna
  2. Take the bus from Bologna to Warszawa Zachodnia
  3. Take the bus from Warszawa to Saint Petersburg
  4. Take the bus from Saint Petersburg to Helsinki

$155 - $242

Train, night train  •  2 days 8 h

  1. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe Fb / ...
  2. Take the night train from Genova Piazza Principe to Brest Central R
  3. Take the train from Brest Central to St Petersburg Vitebskii D
  4. Take the train from Pietari (Finljandski) to Helsinki 781 / ...

$195 - $326

Drive, car train  •  45 h 26 min

  1. Drive from La Spezia to Verona Porta Nuova
  2. Take the car train from Verona Porta Nuova to Lüneburg
  3. Drive from Lüneburg to Helsinki

$479 - $667

Drive  •  36 h 46 min

  1. Drive from La Spezia to Helsinki 1986.6 miles

$470 - $700

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The cheapest way to get from La Spezia to Helsinki is to train and fly which costs 95€ - 320€ and takes 7 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from La Spezia to Helsinki is to train and fly which costs 95€ - 320€ and takes 7 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from La Spezia to Helsinki. However, there are services departing from La Spezia and arriving at Helsinki via Bologna, Warszawa and Saint Petersburg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 20 h.

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The distance between La Spezia and Helsinki is 2052 km. The road distance is 3178.6 km.

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The best way to get from La Spezia to Helsinki without a car is to bus and car ferry which takes 2 days 15 h and costs 320€ - 500€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 7 min to get from La Spezia to Helsinki, including transfers.

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La Spezia to Helsinki bus services, operated by Marino Autolinee, depart from La Spezia station.

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The quickest flight from Pisa Airport to Helsinki Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 10 min.

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La Spezia to Helsinki bus services, operated by Ecolines, arrive at Helsinki station.

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Helsinki is 1 h ahead of La Spezia. It is currently 4:36 PM in La Spezia and 5:36 PM in Helsinki.

Map of how to get from La Spezia to Helsinki.
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  • Distance: 1282.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 7 min

What companies run services between La Spezia, Italy and Helsinki, Finland?

You can take a bus from La Spezia to Helsinki via Bologna, Warszawa Zachodnia, Warszawa, and Saint Petersburg in around 2 days 20 h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Pisa to Helsinki via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Helsinki via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Helsinki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Bologna to Helsinki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Bologna to Helsinki via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Pisa to Tallinn via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Nice to Helsinki via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Nice to Helsinki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Pisa to Helsinki via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Helsinki via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Bologna to Helsinki via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Nice to Helsinki via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Pisa to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Pisa to Tallinn via Munich, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $600
Flights from Pisa to Tallinn via Berlin Tegel, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Nice to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Bologna to Helsinki via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
8 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,500
Flights from Pisa to Tallinn via Munich, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $600
Flights from Nice to Helsinki via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,500
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Bologna to Helsinki via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Pisa to Tallinn via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Nice to Helsinki via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Nice to Helsinki via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bologna to Helsinki via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Pisa to Tallinn via Munich, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $600
Flights from Nice to Helsinki via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Pisa to Tallinn via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Flights from Pisa to Tallinn via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Pisa to Tallinn via Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $260
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Helsinki via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Flights from Nice to Helsinki via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Helsinki via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Nice to Helsinki via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Bologna to Helsinki via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
8 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,100
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Nice to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Flights from Nice to Helsinki via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Helsinki via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $470
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Helsinki via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Nordica
Website
nordica.ee
Flights from Pisa to Tallinn via Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $260
Train operators
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from La Spezia C. to Pisa C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $13
Train from La Spezia C. to Parma
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$16 - $20
Train from Parma to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$19 - $23
Train from Ventimiglia to St-Laurent-du-Var
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna Centrale to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Night train from Genova Piazza Principe to Brest Central
Ave. Duration
31 h 28 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $220
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from La Spezia Centrale to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from La Spezia Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $29
Website
thello.com
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Gare de Ventimiglia-Stazione to Gare de St-Laurent-du-Var
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$13 - $20
1st Class
$16 - $26
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $230
Website
bahn.de
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Website
rw.by
Train from Brest Central to St Petersburg Vitebskii
Ave. Duration
17 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $28
Website
www.rw.by
VR Osakeyhtiö
Phone
0600 41 902
Email
firstname.lastname@vr.fi
Website
vr.fi
Train from Pietari (Finljandski) to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
vr.fi
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Verona Porta Nuova to Lüneburg
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Bus operators
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from La Spezia to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17
Website
Marino Autolinee
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from La Spezia to Bologna
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Mr Trans
Phone
8(495)507-78-88
Website
mrtrans.ru
Bus from Bologna to Minsk
Ave. Duration
41 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$288
Schedules at
mrtrans.ru
Minsktrans
Phone
(+375 17) 219-86-01
Email
info@minsktrans.by
Website
minsktrans.by
Bus from Minsk to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$26 - $70
Schedules at
minsktrans.by
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Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Bologna to Warszawa Zachodnia
Ave. Duration
21 h 7 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Warszawa to Saint Petersburg
Ave. Duration
34 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Saint Petersburg to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Ferry operators
Finnlines
Phone
+358 9 231 43100
Email
passenger@finnlines.com
Website
finnlines.com
Car ferry from Travemünde to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
28 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Schedules at
finnlines.com
Tallink
Phone
+49 (0)40 547 541 222
Email
international.sales@tallinksilja.com
Website
tallink.com
Car ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$39 - $42
Vehicle
$40 - $43
Cabin
$50
Viking Line
Phone
+358 9 123 575
Website
vikingline.fi
Car ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$79
Schedules at
vikingline.fi
Passenger
$41
Vehicle
$30

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