There are 11 ways to get from Switzerland to Finland by plane, bus, train, night bus, car ferry, 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. ZRH - HEL

$91 - $249

Cheapest option

Fly Geneva to Helsinki  •  5 h 29 min

  1. GVA - HEL

$89 - $274

9 alternative options

Fly Basel to Helsinki  •  6 h 43 min

  1. BSL - HEL

$118 - $463

Fly Zurich to Turku  •  6 h 53 min

  1. ZRH - TKU

$106 - $270

Fly Milan Malpensa to Helsinki  •  6 h 16 min

  1. MXP - HEL

$101 - $237

Bus to Stuttgart, fly to Helsinki  •  8 h 28 min

  1. STR - HEL

$93 - $189

Train, night bus, bus, car ferry  •  31 h 24 min

  1. 70

$234 - $491

Bus, ferry  •  31 h 44 min

  1. 401 / ...

$210 - $294

Train  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Ice / ...
  2. D
  3. AVE
  4. 781 / ...

$343 - $496

Bus  •  2 days 17 h

$174 - $259

Drive  •  32 h 44 min

  1. 1788.5 miles

$400 - $600

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 train from Zürich to Helsinki via Zürich HB, Karlsruhe Hbf, Orscha Central, St Petersburg Vitebskii, Pushkinskaya, Ploshchad Lenina, and Pietari (Finljandski) in around 2 days 0 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 6 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 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Helsinki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Helsinki via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Stuttgart to Helsinki via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $500
Flights from Stuttgart to Helsinki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $500
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
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Flights from Geneva to Helsinki via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
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
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Helsinki via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $700
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Helsinki via Oslo
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $700
Flights from Stuttgart to Helsinki via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Flights from Stuttgart to Helsinki via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$90 - $440
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Zurich to Helsinki via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Helsinki via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Basel to Helsinki via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Helsinki via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Stuttgart to Helsinki via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $450
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
Flights from Stuttgart to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $480
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Geneva to Helsinki via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Basel to Helsinki via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
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
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
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
Flights from Stuttgart to Helsinki via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $480
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Zurich to Helsinki via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Geneva to Helsinki via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 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
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Helsinki via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $340
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
Train from Zürich HB to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Orscha Central
Ave. Duration
27 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$220 - $280
Schedules at
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Website
rw.by
Train from Orscha Central to St Petersburg Vitebskii
Ave. Duration
10 h 32 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $35
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
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Winterthur to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Luzern to Venice, Venice
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zurich to Venice, Venice
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Switzerland and Finland is 2132 km. The road distance is 2862 km.

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

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

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