There are 7 ways to get from Oslo to Helsinki by train, plane, bus, car ferry, ferry, night 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.

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Train, fly  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Oslo S to Oslo Lufthavn stasjon
  2. Fly from Oslo (OSL) to Helsinki (HEL) OSL - HEL

$66 - $172

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Bus, car ferry  •  25 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Arlanda terminal 5 buss
  2. Take the bus from Långhundra Åby vägskäl to Campus Roslagen 677
  3. Take the car ferry from Kapellskär to Naantali
  4. Take the bus from Linja-autoasema, tulolaituri to Hki linja-autoasema

$148 - $283

Train, ferry  •  20 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Oslo S to Flemingsberg station
  2. Take the ferry from Stockholm to Turku
  3. Take the train from Turku Satama to Helsinki 972 / ...

$221 - $300

Train, car ferry via Flemingsberg station  •  23 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Oslo S to Flemingsberg station SJ Snabbtåg X2000
  2. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Helsinki

$212 - $432

Train, car ferry  •  24 h

  1. Take the train from Oslo S to Stockholm Centralstation SJ InterCity / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Helsinki

$206 - $422

Night bus, car ferry  •  28 h 28 min

  1. Take the night bus from Oslo to Stockholm N600 / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Kolera-allas

$420 - $443

Drive, car ferry  •  24 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Oslo to Stockholm
  2. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Kolera-allas

$468 - $507

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The cheapest way to get from Oslo to Helsinki is to train and fly which costs kr 500 - kr 1400 and takes 4 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oslo to Helsinki is to train and fly which costs kr 500 - kr 1400 and takes 4 h 14 min.

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The distance between Oslo and Helsinki is 787 km.

The best way to get from Oslo to Helsinki without a car is to train and ferry which takes 20 h 28 min and costs kr 1800 - kr 2500.

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It takes approximately 4 h 14 min to get from Oslo to Helsinki, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Oslo Airport to Helsinki Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Helsinki is 1 h ahead of Oslo. It is currently 12:49 PM in Oslo and 1:49 PM in Helsinki.

Finnair, Norwegian Air International and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Oslo 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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Map of how to get from Oslo to Helsinki.
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  • Distance: 491.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 14 min

What companies run services between Oslo, Norway and Helsinki, Finland?

There is no direct connection from Oslo to Helsinki. However, you can take the train to Oslo Lufthavn stasjon, take the walk to Oslo airport, fly to Helsinki, take the walk to Helsinki Lentoasema, then take the train to Helsinki. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Oslo to Helsinki via Arlanda terminal 5 buss, Långhundra Åby vägskäl, Campus Roslagen, Räfsnäs brygga, Kapellskär, Naantali, and Linja-autoasema, tulolaituri in around 25 h 18 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Oslo to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from Oslo to Helsinki via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Oslo to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $280
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Oslo to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $320
Flights from Oslo to Helsinki via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Train operators
Flytoget AS
Phone
23 15 90 00
Email
flytoget@flytoget.no
Website
flytoget.no
Train from Oslo S to Oslo Lufthavn stasjon
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $22
Schedules at
flytoget.no
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Oslo S to Flemingsberg station
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50 - $120
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $70
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$80 - $110
2nd Class Refundable
$80 - $120
1st Class Refundable
$110 - $160
Train from Oslo S to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $120
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $70
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$85 - $120
2nd Class Refundable
$85 - $120
1st Class Refundable
$120 - $170
Finnish Railways (VR)
Bus operators
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Arlanda terminal 5 buss
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
SL
Website
sl.se
Bus from Långhundra Åby vägskäl to Campus Roslagen
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $19
Schedules at
sl.se
J. Vainion Liikenne Oy
Phone
+358 2 777330
Email
tilausajot@vainionliikenne.fi
Website
vainionliikenne.fi
Bus from Linja-autoasema, tulolaituri to Hki linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$31 - $34
Schedules at
vainionliikenne.fi
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Oslo to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Swebus
Phone
+46 771 218 218
Email
kundtjanst@swebusexpress.se
Website
swebus.se
Night bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Stockholm Cityterminalen
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
Swebus
Ferry operators
Finnlines
Phone
+358 9 231 43100
Email
passenger@finnlines.com
Website
finnlines.com
Car ferry from Kapellskär to Naantali
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $140
Schedules at
finnlines.com
Viking Line
Phone
+358 9 123 575
Website
vikingline.fi
Ferry from Stockholm to Turku
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$141
Schedules at
vikingline.fi
Passenger
$19
Vehicle
$19
Car ferry from Stockholm to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$188
Schedules at
vikingline.fi
Passenger
$104
Vehicle
$38
Tallink
Phone
+49 (0)40 547 541 222
Email
international.sales@tallinksilja.com
Website
tallink.com
Car ferry from Stockholm to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
16 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $300
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$238
Vehicle
$244
Cabin
$300
St Peters Line
Phone
+49 611 140 22 02
Website
stpeterline.com
Car ferry from Stockholm to Kolera-allas
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$380
Schedules at
stpeterline.com
Car
$106
Passenger
$380

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