There are 6 ways to get from Warsaw to Helsinki by plane, car ferry, bus, ferry, train 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.

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Fly to Helsinki  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Warsaw (WAW) to Helsinki (HEL) WAW - HEL

$77 - $196

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Fly to Tallinn, car ferry  •  7 h 44 min

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

$112 - $409

Bus, ferry  •  22 h 5 min

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

$93 - $143

Train, bus, car ferry  •  22 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Warszawa Centralna to Bialystok Ic
  2. Take the train from Białystok to Kaunas
  3. Take the train from Kaunas to Vilnius
  4. Take the bus from Vilnius to Tallinn
  5. Take the car ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki

$105 - $290

Bus, car ferry  •  25 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Warszawa to Białystok
  2. Take the bus from Bialystok to Grodno
  3. Take the bus from Grodno Bus Station to Riga
  4. Take the bus from Rīga to Tallinn 920
  5. Take the car ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki

$114 - $310

Drive  •  20 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Warsaw to Helsinki 957.5 miles

$210 - $320

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Warsaw to Helsinki is to bus and ferry which costs 340 zł - 550 zł and takes 22 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Warsaw to Helsinki is to fly which costs 280 zł - 750 zł and takes 4 h 32 min.

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The distance between Warsaw and Helsinki is 915 km. The road distance is 1531.9 km.

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The best way to get from Warsaw to Helsinki without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 22 h 5 min and costs 340 zł - 550 zł.

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It takes approximately 4 h 32 min to get from Warsaw to Helsinki, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Warsaw Airport to Helsinki Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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Helsinki is 1 h ahead of Warsaw. It is currently 10:54 AM in Warsaw and 11:54 AM in Helsinki.

Yes, the driving distance between Warsaw to Helsinki is 1532 km. It takes approximately 20 h 56 min to drive from Warsaw to Helsinki.

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Scandinavian Airlines, LOT, Finnair and Air Baltic offer flights from Warsaw Airport to Helsinki Airport.

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There are 690+ hotels available in Helsinki. Prices start at $105 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 572 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 32 min

What companies run services between Warsaw, Poland and Helsinki, Finland?

Finnair, Air Baltic and two other airlines fly from Warsaw to Helsinki every 4 hours.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Warsaw to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Flights from Warsaw to Tallinn via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Warsaw to Helsinki via Riga
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Warsaw to Tallinn via Riga
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $220
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Warsaw to Helsinki via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Warsaw to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $250
Flights from Warsaw to Tallinn via Vilnius
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $250
Train operators
Polish Railways (PKP)

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability, and large families being entitled to discounts. Polish Railways offer a pre-booking service for travellers living outside of Poland - tickets and reservations can be booked in advance for trips inside Poland (up to 30 days in advance for domestic trains), and to/from other countries in the region (up to 60 days in advance).

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Warszawa Centralna to Bialystok
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Intercity.pl
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Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $15
Traukinio
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
Train from Białystok to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
traukiniobilietas.lt
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Phone
(+370) 700 55111
Email
nuomone@litrail.lt
Website
litrail.lt
Train from Kaunas to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
2nd Class Ticket
$5 - $7
1st Class Ticket
$6 - $8
Bus operators
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Warszawa to Riga
Ave. Duration
13 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Vilnius to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Temptrans
Website
temptrans.ee
Bus from Riga to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
temptrans.ee
Zak Express
Phone
+48 87 733 14 33
Website
zakexpress.pl
Bus from Warszawa to Białystok
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
zakexpress.pl
Bus Grodno
Website
avgrodno.by
Bus from Bialystok to Grodno
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
avgrodno.by
Intaks
Website
intaks.by
Bus from Grodno Bus Station to Riga
Ave. Duration
9 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$33
Schedules at
intaks.by
Ferry operators

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