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There are 5 ways to get from Vienna to Helsinki by plane, ferry, bus, night train, train or car

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Fly to Helsinki  •  5h 11m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Helsinki (HEL) VIE - HEL

$90 - $183

Cheapest option

Night train, train  •  37h 43m

  1. Take the night train from Wien Hbf to Brest Central D / ...
  2. Take the train from Brest Central to St Petersburg Vitebskii D
  3. Take the train from Pietari (Finljandski) to Helsinki 781 / ...

$83 - $132

3 alternative options

Fly to Tallinn, ferry  •  7h 41m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Tallinn (TLL) VIE - TLL
  2. Take the ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki

$125 - $217

Bus, ferry  •  36h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Wien to Riga
  2. Take the bus from Rīga to Tallinn 920
  3. Take the ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki

$135 - $206

Drive  •  27h 58m

  1. Drive from Vienna to Helsinki 1387.5 miles

$310 - $460

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The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Helsinki is to night train and train which costs 70€ - 120€ and takes 37h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Helsinki is to fly which costs 75€ - 160€ and takes 5h 11m.

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The distance between Vienna and Helsinki is 1439 km. The road distance is 2219.9 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Helsinki without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 36h 49m and costs 110€ - 180€.

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It takes approximately 5h 11m to get from Vienna to Helsinki, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Helsinki Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 25m.

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Helsinki is 1h ahead of Vienna. It is currently 7:21 PM in Vienna and 8:21 PM in Helsinki.

Yes, the driving distance between Vienna to Helsinki is 2220 km. It takes approximately 27h 58m to drive from Vienna to Helsinki.

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Finnair, KLM, Ukraine International Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Vienna Airport to Helsinki Airport.

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There are 764+ hotels available in Helsinki. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Vienna to Helsinki.
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  • Distance: 899.5 miles
  • Duration: 5h 11m

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Helsinki, Finland?

Finnair, Air Baltic and seven other airlines fly from Vienna to Helsinki hourly.

Airlines
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Vienna to Helsinki via Riga
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Flights from Vienna to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $310
Flights from Vienna to Tallinn via Riga
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $310
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Helsinki via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Flights from Vienna to Helsinki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Flights from Vienna to Tallinn via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $450
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Vienna to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Tallinn via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $450
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Vienna to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from Vienna to Tallinn via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $340
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Vienna to Helsinki via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Vienna to Helsinki via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $350
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Vienna to Tallinn via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Night train from Wien Hbf to Brest Central
Ave. Duration
14h 22m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
VR Osakeyhtiö
Phone
0600 41 902
Email
firstname.lastname@vr.fi
Website
vr.fi
Train from Pietari (Finljandski) to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
vr.fi
Bus operators
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Wien to Riga
Ave. Duration
28h 10m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Temptrans
Ferry operators

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The best way to get from Vienna to Vienna Airport is to train which takes 16m and costs 11€.

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