How to travel from Helsinki to Moscow

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Travel Information between Helsinki and Moscow

distanceDistance553 miles (892 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$1 - $116
fastestFastest modeFlight • $116 (€103) • 1 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFinnair or VR

Travel 553 miles (892 km) by bus, flight or train from Helsinki to Moscow. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Finnair or VR among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Helsinki to Moscow.

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Travel from Helsinki, Finland to Moscow, Russia is: Unrestricted.

Is international entry into Moscow from Helsinki restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Finland.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Moscow, Russia from Helsinki?

  • Travel Declaration required prior to arrival

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Moscow, Russia?

The government of Russia has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The above information was last verified on 3/3/23. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Moscow from Helsinki closer to your planned date of departure here.

The current restriction level for returning to Helsinki, Finland from Russia is: Unrestricted.

Am I allowed to reenter Helsinki, Finland from Moscow, Russia?

Reentering Finland is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Russia

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Helsinki from Moscow?

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in Helsinki, Finland regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Finland must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 3/8/23. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Helsinki from Moscow here.

There are 3 ways to get from Helsinki to Moscow: bus, flight or train.

The cheapest way to go to Moscow from Helsinki is by taking a bus, which costs on average $1 (€1).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Moscow:

A bus is generally $115 (€102) less than a flight for the same journey. Taking a flight costs on average $116 (€103) from Helsinki to Moscow.

Taking a bus is usually $109 (€97) less than taking a train to Moscow, which costs on average $110 (€98) for the same trip.

Moscow is approximately 553 miles (892 km) away from Helsinki.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Helsinki to Moscow:

  • Most travelers board their bus from Helsinki and arrive in Moskva (Москва).
  • Most travelers board their plane from Helsinki Vantaa Airport and arrive in Moscow Sheremetyevo International Airport.
  • Most travelers take a train from Helsinki to Каланчёвская.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Helsinki to Moscow:

  • You can travel between Helsinki and Moscow by flight with Finnair. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $116 (€103) with Finnair from Helsinki to Moscow.
  • You can travel by train from Helsinki to Moscow with VR, and you can find VR Helsinki to Moscow tickets for $110 (€98) on Omio.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Helsinki to Moscow often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Kyiv, Berlin or Saint-Petersburg. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Helsinki and Moscow itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Moscow and any of these top destinations today!

Before traveling from Helsinki to Moscow, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket costs $1 (€1) one way on average for this route.
  • A plane ticket costs $116 (€103) one way on average for this trip.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $110 (€98) one way for this trip.

But we recommend booking Helsinki to Moscow tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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