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There are 8 ways to get from Vatican City to Helsinki by plane, car ferry, train, bus, night train, car or car train

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Fly Rome to Helsinki  •  6h 23m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Helsinki (HEL) FCO - HEL

Cheapest option

Fly Rome to Tallinn, car ferry  •  9h 20m

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

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Fly Rome Ciampino to Helsinki  •  8h 40m

  1. Fly from Rome Ciampino (CIA) to Helsinki (HEL) CIA - HEL

Train, bus, car ferry  •  46h 24m

  1. Take the train from Roma Tiburtina to Padova Fr / ...
  2. Take the bus from Padova to Łomża
  3. Take the bus from Łomża, dworzec autobusowy to Tallinn, Bus Station
  4. Take the car ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki

Bus, car ferry  •  2 days 3h

  1. Take the bus from Roma to Warsaw
  2. Take the bus from Warsaw to Tallinn, Bus Station
  3. Take the car ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki

Night train, car ferry  •  2 days 11h

  1. Take the night train from Roma Termini to Schwarzach-St.Veit Nj / ...
  2. Take the night train from Schwarzach-St.Veit to Stockholm Central 304
  3. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Kolera-allas

Drive  •  37h 35m

  1. Drive from Vatican City to Helsinki 3337.6 km

Drive, car train, car ferry  •  2 days 8h

  1. Drive from Vatican City to Lörrach Hbf
  2. Take the car train from Lörrach Hbf to Hamburg Altona
  3. Drive from Hamburg Altona to Karlshamn
  4. Take the car ferry from Karlshamn to Klaipeda
  5. Drive from Klaipeda to Helsinki

Vatican City to Helsinki by tram, bus and car ferry

The journey time between Vatican City and Helsinki is around 2 days 10h and covers a distance of around 3271 km. This includes an average layover time of around 9h 13m. The fastest journey normally takes 2 days 10h. Operated by ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità, Sindbad, FlixBus and others, the Vatican City to Helsinki service departs from Emo and arrives in Helsinki. Typically only one service runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
2 days 0h
Layover time:
9h 13m
Total time:
2 days 10h

Route information

Fastest journey time:
2 days 10h
Journey distance:
3271 km
Services per week:
1
Cheapest price:
€182
Carbon emissions:
410 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:49
Last service departs at:
06:49

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Vatican City to Helsinki tram, bus and car ferry schedules

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Finland

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions are being lifted in Finland. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Finland.

For travel planning advice, please refer to our Rome2rio Coronavirus information page .

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Some international borders began to reopen in Finland from July 13.

Some domestic travel restrictions began to ease in Finland from July 13.

Currently, we are unable to provide travel restriction information for leaving Vatican. For the latest Coronavirus (COVID-19) travel status in Vatican, please check government recommendations.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Vatican

Last updated: October 21 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vatican City to Helsinki is to fly and car ferry which costs €60 - €310 and takes 9h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Vatican City to Helsinki is to fly which costs €75 - €250 and takes 6h 23m.

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It is 2202 km from Vatican City to Helsinki. It is approximately 3337.6 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Vatican City to Helsinki without a car is to train and bus and car ferry which takes 46h 24m and costs €140 - €330.

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It takes approximately 6h 23m to get from Vatican City to Helsinki, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Rome Airport to Helsinki Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 20m.

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Helsinki is 1h ahead of Vatican City. It is currently 5:13 PM in Vatican City and 6:13 PM in Helsinki.

Yes, the driving distance between Vatican City to Helsinki is 3338 km. It takes approximately 37h 35m to drive from Vatican City to Helsinki.

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Air France, Vueling Airlines, Air Baltic and three other airlines offer flights from Rome Airport to Helsinki Airport.

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There are 529+ hotels available in Helsinki. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Vatican City to Helsinki.
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  • Distance: 2202.1 km
  • Duration: 6h 23m

What companies run services between Vatican City, Vatican and Helsinki, Finland?

Finnair, Lufthansa and four other airlines fly from Vatican City to Helsinki every 4 hours.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Rome to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €410
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Helsinki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €390
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Helsinki via Riga
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€22 - €130
Flights from Rome to Tallinn via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €300
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Rome to Helsinki via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €370
Flights from Rome to Helsinki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €370
Flights from Rome to Tallinn via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€170 - €390
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Rome to Helsinki via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €300
Flights from Rome to Tallinn via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €320
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Rome to Helsinki via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€120 - €410
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Helsinki via Riga
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€22 - €130
Flights from Rome to Tallinn via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€70 - €320
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Rome to Helsinki via Riga
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€150 - €350
Flights from Rome to Tallinn via Riga
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €320
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Helsinki via Beauvais
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€26 - €150
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Helsinki via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€27 - €150
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Helsinki via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€22 - €130
Blue Air
Website
flyblueair.com
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Helsinki via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€50 - €200
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Helsinki via Athens
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€100 - €300
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Rome to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€35 - €150
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Rome to Tallinn via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €650
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Tiburtina to Padova
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€35 - €110
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€35 - €50
Base Standard
€60 - €85
Base Premium
€75 - €110
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Rome Tiburtina to Padova
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€27 - €80
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€29 - €45
Smart Low Cost
€27 - €40
Smart Flex
€55 - €80
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Roma Termini to Schwarzach-St.Veit
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€65 - €90
Website
Nightjet
Österreichische Bundesbahnen
Website
delfi.de
Night train from Roma Termini to Schwarzach-St.Veit
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
delfi.de
Trenitalia EuroCity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Night train from Roma Termini to Schwarzach-St.Veit
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€160 - €370
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
€160 - €230
1st Class
€270 - €370
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Night train from Schwarzach-St.Veit to Stockholm Central
Ave. Duration
27h 35m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€95 - €120
Website
Snälltåget
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 911 / 240 388 – 22
Email
info@bahntouristikexpress.de
Website
rdc-deutschland.de
Car train from Lörrach Hbf to Hamburg Altona
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Bus operators
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Padova to Łomża
Ave. Duration
22h 24m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Łomża, dworzec autobusowy to Tallinn, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
14h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Warsaw to Tallinn, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€45 - €60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
Ferry operators
Tallink
Phone
+49 (0)40 547 541 222
Email
international.sales@tallinksilja.com
Website
tallinksilja.com
Car ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€21 - €90
Website
Tallink
Vehicle
€24 - €75
Inside cabin
€55 - €75
Outside cabin
€65 - €90
Deluxe/Suite
€50 - €75
Passenger
€21 - €25
St Peters Line
Phone
+49 611 140 22 02
Website
stpeterline.com
Car ferry from Stockholm to Kolera-allas
Ave. Duration
18h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€323
Website
St Peters Line
Car
€90
Passenger
€323
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Karlshamn to Klaipeda
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€17 - €140
Website
dfds.co.uk
Reclining Seat
€17 - €30
2-bed inside cabin
€120 - €140
Bed in a 2 berth inside shared cabin
€71
1-bed sea view cabin
€143
2-bed sea view cabin
€152
Standard Car (extra charge)
€59

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The best way to get from Vatican City to Rome Airport is to train which takes 27 min and costs €7 - €9.

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