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There are 3 ways to get from Reykjavík to Helsinki by plane, ferry, car or car ferry

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Fly to Helsinki  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas (KEF) to Helsinki (HEL) KEF - HEL

$143 - $325

2 alternative options

Fly to Tallinn, ferry  •  11 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas (KEF) to Tallinn (TLL) KEF - TLL
  2. Take the ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki

$218 - $430

Drive, car ferry  •  3 days 15 h

  1. Drive from Reykjavík to Seyðisfjörður
  2. Take the car ferry from Seyðisfjörður to Hirtshals
  3. Drive from Hirtshals to Stockholm
  4. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Kolera-allas

$862 - $1,005

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Reykjavík to Helsinki is to fly which costs $140 - $330 and takes 6 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Reykjavík to Helsinki is to fly which costs $140 - $330 and takes 6 h 47 min.

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The distance between Reykjavík and Helsinki is 2414 km.

It takes approximately 6 h 47 min to get from Reykjavík to Helsinki, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas Airport to Helsinki Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 30 min.

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Helsinki is 2 h ahead of Reykjavík. It is currently 4:08 PM in Reykjavík and 6:08 PM in Helsinki.

Icelandair, Air Baltic, Scandinavian Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas Airport to Helsinki Airport.

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There are 764+ hotels available in Helsinki. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Reykjavík to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas Airport is to bus which takes 45 min and costs $27.

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Map of how to get from Reykjavík to Helsinki.
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  • Distance: 1508.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 47 min

What companies run services between Reykjavík, Iceland and Helsinki, Finland?

Finnair, Icelandair and four other airlines fly from Reykjavík to Helsinki every 2 hours.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Helsinki via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Tallinn via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
8 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Tallinn via Stockholm, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Helsinki via Oslo
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Tallinn via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Tallinn via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Tallinn via Oslo, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Helsinki via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,100
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Tallinn via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Tallinn via Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Icelandair
Website
icelandair.com
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Helsinki via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Helsinki via Riga
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Tallinn via Riga
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Ferry operators
Smyril Line
Website
smyrilline.com
Car ferry from Seyðisfjörður to Hirtshals
Ave. Duration
2 days 0 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$220 - $235
Schedules at
smyrilline.com
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
$372
Schedules at
stpeterline.com
Car
$104
Passenger
$372

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