There are 10 ways to get from Switzerland to Finland by plane, train, bus, ferry, car ferry 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 Zurich to Helsinki  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Helsinki (HEL) ZRH - HEL

$91 - $248

Cheapest option

Fly Geneva to Helsinki  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Helsinki (HEL) GVA - HEL

$89 - $273

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Fly Basel to Helsinki  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Helsinki (HEL) BSL - HEL

$118 - $462

Fly Zurich to Turku  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Turku (TKU) ZRH - TKU

$106 - $270

Fly Milan Malpensa to Helsinki  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Helsinki (HEL) MXP - HEL

$104 - $239

Train, bus, ferry  •  29 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Udine Fr
  3. Take the bus from Udine Autostazione to Tallinn
  4. Take the ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki

$250 - $354

Train, bus, car ferry  •  31 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Luzern 70
  2. Take the bus from Luzern to Venice, Venice 417
  3. Take the bus from Venezia Tronchetto to Tallinn
  4. Take the car ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki

$224 - $466

Bus, ferry  •  32 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Venice, Venice 409
  2. Take the bus from Venezia Tronchetto to Tallinn
  3. Take the ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki

$205 - $294

Bus  •  2 days 17 h

  1. Take the bus from Zürich to Warsaw
  2. Take the bus from Warszawa to Saint Petersburg
  3. Take the bus from Saint Petersburg to Helsinki

$174 - $259

Drive  •  32 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Helsinki 1788.5 miles

$400 - $600

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Switzerland to Finland is to fly which costs SFr 85 - SFr 280 and takes 5 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Switzerland to Finland is to fly which costs SFr 90 - SFr 250 and takes 5 h 9 min.

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The distance between Switzerland and Finland is 2132 km. The road distance is 2861.6 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 9 min to get from Switzerland to Finland, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Switzerland to Finland without a car is to train and bus and ferry which takes 29 h 13 min and costs SFr 240 - SFr 360.

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Map of how to get from Switzerland to Finland.
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  • Distance: 1332.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 9 min

What companies run services between Switzerland and Finland?

Finnair, Lufthansa and seven other airlines fly from Zürich to Vantaa hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zürich to Helsinki via Zürich, Sihlquai/HB, Zürich, Warsaw, Warszawa, and Saint Petersburg in around 2 days 17 h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Helsinki via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Helsinki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Geneva to Helsinki via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Geneva to Helsinki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Basel to Helsinki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Basel to Helsinki via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Helsinki via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Helsinki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Zurich to Helsinki via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Flights from Zurich to Helsinki via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Flights from Geneva to Helsinki via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Basel to Helsinki via Frankfurt, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Zurich to Turku via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Turku via Copenhagen, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Helsinki via Oslo
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Zurich to Helsinki via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Helsinki via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Basel to Helsinki via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Helsinki via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Zurich to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Geneva to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Zurich to Turku via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $750
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Zurich to Helsinki via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Geneva to Helsinki via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $310
Flights from Zurich to Turku via Riga
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Helsinki via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $470
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Zurich to Helsinki via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Basel to Helsinki via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Helsinki via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Basel to Helsinki via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Basel to Helsinki via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Basel to Helsinki via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Geneva to Helsinki via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,600
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Helsinki via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Luzern
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Eurolines IT
Phone
+39 0861 199 1900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
eurolines.it
Bus from Udine Autostazione to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
15 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Schedules at
eurolines.it
Bus from Venezia Tronchetto to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
17 h 35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Schedules at
eurolines.it
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Luzern to Venice, Venice
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zurich to Venice, Venice
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zürich to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
20 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Book at
eurolines.ch
Agat
Website
agat.eu
Bus from Zurich to Warszawa
Ave. Duration
20 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Schedules at
agat.eu
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

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