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Welcome to Helsinki-Vantaa International Airport

The airport is situated about 12 miles (20km) from Helsinki city centre.

Information & Facts

Airport Taxis

Taxis are available at ranks outside the Arrivals hall of both domestic and international terminals. Expect to pay around EUR30 for the 30 minute journey into the city centre.

Car Parking

Long and short-term parking is available.

Car Rental

Avis, Budget, Hertz and Europcar are represented at the airport. Service desks are located at Arrivals Hall 2.

City Transfers

Regular bus services to Helsinki City and the Tikkurila railway station to the airport. From the city centre, catch bus #615 and from Tikkurila bus # 61. Both journeys take around 30 minutes. Bus transfers from the airport to local hotels and parking areas is free of charge. The Finnair City Bus also transfers passengers to downtown Helsinki. Taxis to the city centre cost around EUR30 and take half an hour. Five car rental companies operate; their service desks can be found at Arrivals Hall 2 in the corridor between terminals. For the rental car parking area go to the ground floor of car park P3.


Tel: +358 200 14636 or (0)9 82 771.

Departure Tax

The airport has several banks with exchange facilities, and there are ATMs throughout the airport. Numerous restaurants and cafes are available in the terminals, as well as duty-free shops and three shopping areas with a variety of retail outlets. Travel agencies, pharmacy and luggage storage are also available. There are several Internet kiosks and wireless Internet access is possible throughout the terminals.

Finnish and Swedish share status as Finland's official languages. Sami is spoken by the isolated population group in Lapland. English is taught at schools and is widely understood.

The Euro (EUR) is the official currency of Finland. One Euro = 100 cents. Banks, ATMs and bureaux de change are available in all cities and airports; banks are closed on weekends. American Express, Diner's Club, Eurocard, Access, MasterCard and Visa are accepted in hotels, restaurants, and larger shops. Travellers cheques can be cashed in Helsinki and large cities, but ATMs are the easiest and most economical way to get cash.

Local time is GMT +2 (GMT +3 from the last Sunday in March to the last Sunday in October).
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