There are 8 ways to get from Murmansk to Finland by plane, train, car ferry, 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 to Helsinki  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Murmansk (MMK) to Helsinki (HEL) MMK - HEL

$67 - $117

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  36 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Murmansk to St Petersburg Ladogskii Express
  2. Take the bus from Ploshchad Vosstaniya to Helsinki Central

$60 - $103

6 alternative options

Fly to St. Petersburg, train  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Murmansk (MMK) to St. Petersburg (LED) MMK - LED
  2. Take the train from Pietari (Finljandski) to Lahti

$109 - $192

Fly to Tallinn, car ferry  •  10 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Murmansk (MMK) to Tallinn (TLL) MMK - TLL
  2. Take the car ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki

$118 - $427

Bus, train  •  21 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Murmansk, Hotel Poliarnie Zori to Ivalo, Finland
  2. Take the bus from Ivalo, Rantatien th to Rovaniemi bussterminal 912 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Rovaniemi linja-autoasema to Kemin linja-autoasema
  4. Take the train from Kemi to Helsinki 22 / ...

$159 - $219

Train via Ploshchad Lenina  •  31 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Murmansk to St Petersburg Ladogskii Express
  2. Take the train from Pietari (Finljandski) to Helsinki 781 / ...

$65 - $127

Train  •  36 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Murmansk to St Petersburg Ladogskii Express
  2. Take the train from Pietari (Ladozhski) to Helsinki 570 / ...

$63 - $130

Drive  •  17 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Murmansk to Helsinki 834.8 miles

$180 - $280

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Murmansk to Finland is to train and bus which costs RUB 3800 - RUB 6500 and takes 36 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Murmansk to Finland is to fly which costs RUB 4200 - RUB 7500 and takes 6 h 40 min.

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The distance between Murmansk and Finland is 713 km. The road distance is 1335.6 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 40 min to get from Murmansk to Finland, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Murmansk to Finland. However, there are services departing from Murmansk and arriving at Helsinki via Pietari (Ladozhski). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36 h 26 min.

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What companies run services between Murmansk, Russia and Finland?

Aeroflot Russian Airlines, Finnair and two other airlines fly from Murmansk to Vantaa hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Murmansk to Helsinki via St Petersburg Ladogskii, Ladozhskaya, Dostoyevskaya, Vladimirskaya, Ploshchad Lenina, and Pietari (Finljandski) in around 31 h 27 min.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Murmansk to Helsinki via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
9 h 46 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
Flights from Murmansk to St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $240
Flights from Murmansk to St. Petersburg via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $240
Flights from Murmansk to Tallinn via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $310
Flights from Murmansk to Tallinn via St. Petersburg, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
10 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $330
Nordica
Website
nordica.ee
Flights from Murmansk to Tallinn via St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $200
Flights from Murmansk to Tallinn via Moscow Sheremetyevo, St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $320
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Murmansk to Helsinki via St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Nordavia
Website
nordavia.ru
Flights from Murmansk to St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $220
S7 Airlines
Website
s7.ru
Flights from Murmansk to St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $260
Train operators
VR Osakeyhtiö
Phone
0600 41 902
Email
firstname.lastname@vr.fi
Website
vr.fi
Train from Pietari (Finljandski) to Lahti
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
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
Train from Pietari (Ladozhski) to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
vr.fi
Finnish Railways (VR)
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Murmansk to St Petersburg Ladogskii
Ave. Duration
26 h 41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $70
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$27 - $40
2nd Class (Kupé)
$45 - $70
Bus operators
Avto-Express
Bus from Murmansk, Hotel Poliarnie Zori to Ivalo, Finland
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
ae51.ru
Book at
ae51.ru
Snelandia
Email
post@snelandia.no
Website
snelandia.no
Bus from Ivalo, Rantatien th to Rovaniemi bussterminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Snelandia
J.M. Eskelisen Lapin Linjat Oy
Phone
+358 295 34 3000
Website
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Rantatien th to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Koskilinjat Oy
Phone
+358 8 5550500
Website
koskilinjat.fi
Bus from Rantatien th to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
koskilinjat.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
Transgold
Phone
+7(812) 995-06-05
Email
office@transgold.ru
Website
transgold.ru
Bus from Ploshchad Vosstaniya to Helsinki Central
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$31 - $32
Schedules at
transgold.ru
Ferry operators
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 - $210
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$42 - $43
Vehicle
$43 - $44
Cabin
$54
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