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Get to the airport by train

Get directly to the airport by train

Forget parking fees and traffic jams

You can get to Helsinki Airport with just one train ticket from anywhere in Finland. From the airport’s railway station, you can easily walk to either of the airport’s terminals without even needing to go outside.

Read more about Helsinki airport railway station

What kind of ticket should you buy?

You can travel all the way to the airport with a ticket for long-distance traffic (including season tickets and multi-tickets) by selecting Helsinki Airport as your destination. Your ticket will include a transfer to a commuter train that will take you directly to the airport.

The transfer time included in tickets for long-distance traffic is 80 min.

You can travel to the airport with a ticket for commuter traffic (including season tickets and multi-tickets) by selecting Helsinki Airport as your destination.

Travel to the airport with an HSL ticket

If you are travelling inside the capital region, you will need an HSL ticket. The HSL area is divided into four zones. You will need an ABC ticket for travelling from Helsinki city centre to Helsinki Airport or vice versa.

Read more about HSL-tickets

You can travel to the airport with a train ticket for travel between Finland and Russia. You will not need to buy a separate ticket for the train to the airport. Your ticket is valid on commuter trains to the airport for 80 minutes after the train from Russia has arrived at the station where you will change trains.

An easy connection to the airport from anywhere in Finland

The airport trains take you directly to Helsinki Airport’s railway station.

  • The airport trains I and P take you to Helsinki Airport’s railway station, Helsinki Central Railway Station, Tikkurila, Pasila and Lahti.
  • Helsinki Central Railway Station and Pasila, the next station, have train connections to all parts of Finland. You can find the timetables in the trip search.
  • Helsinki Central Railway Station is located in the heart of Helsinki’s city centre. From the station, you can get to Kamppi in central Helsinki by foot (about 5 min) or by metro.
  • For example, you can get from the airport to Turku by boarding the P train at the airport, changing at Pasila and taking the long-distance train to Turku.
  • Are you traveling to Tampere from the airport? Take the P train from the airport to Tikkurila and change to the long-distance train, which will take you to Tampere in just over an hour.
  • If you are travelling north to Rovaniemi, take the P train from the airport, get off at Tikkurila and change to a long-distance train that will take you to Rovaniemi. There are also night trains to Rovaniemi, so you can travel comfortably overnight in a sleeper cabin. Read more about night trains and buy your ticket
  • For those travelling to Kuopio in the heart of Eastern Finland, take the P train from the airport, get off at Tikkurila and change to a long-distance train to Kuopio.
  • All long-distance trains also depart from Helsinki Central Railway Station, if you want to visit the centre of Helsinki before continuing your journey to other destinations in Finland.
  • Airport trains I and P always go to Helsinki Central Railway Station.

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An easy connection to the airport from anywhere in Finland

The Ring Rail Line was created when the Vantaankoski line and the main line were connected with a new 18 km line running between them. Five new stations were opened: Kivistö, Aviapolis, Helsinki Airport, Leinelä and Vehkala. The Ring Rail Line, which was opened in 2015, was one of the most significant public transport projects in the history of the Helsinki region.

The line is part of the capital region’s commuter train traffic system. It also serves to connect long-distance train traffic to air traffic and offers an easy connection to Helsinki Airport from anywhere in Finland.