How to travel from Helsinki to Moscow

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How to get from Helsinki to Moscow by train.

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The best way to travel from Helsinki to Moscow is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

Finnish Railways (VR)
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Finnish Railways (VR)
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Finnish Railways (VR)
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Travel Information between Helsinki and Moscow

distanceDistance553 miles (892 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
priceTicket price range$135 - $135
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $135 (€118) • 14 h 36 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $135 (€118) • 14 h 36 min
carriersPopular travel companiesVR

Take a train to travel 553 miles (892 km) from Helsinki to Moscow. VR is the main travel company operating this trip. Travelers can even take a direct train from Helsinki to Moscow.

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You can travel by travel to Moscow from Helsinki with VR. When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.

VR is a Finnish train company that operates throughout the country. It offers a variety of train types, including InterCity, Pendolino, and Allegro trains. Allegro trains are the fastest, offering speeds of up to 200 km/h, while Pendolino and InterCity trains are slightly slower but still offer a comfortable ride. VR also offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, day tickets, and season tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a restaurant car. The most popular routes for VR are Helsinki to Tampere, Helsinki to Turku, and Helsinki to Rovaniemi.

    FAQs: Travel from Helsinki to Moscow

    FAQs: Travel to Moscow easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Helsinki to Moscow.

    You can travel from Helsinki to Moscow by train.

    Taking a train is the cheapest way from Helsinki to Moscow with average ticket prices of $135 (€118).

    Going by train is the quickest way from Helsinki to Moscow with an average travel time of 14 h 36 min.

    The Helsinki to Moscow distance is around 553 miles (892 km).

    The average frequency per day from Helsinki to Moscow is:

    • 1 train per day.

    However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Moscow from Helsinki as scheduled services by train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

    • Most travelers take a train from Helsinki Central to Moscow-Kalanchyovskaya.

    The following travel company offer services from Helsinki to Moscow:

    • Travel with VR for trains to Moscow. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for VR Helsinki to Moscow tickets on Omio for $135 (€118).

    Yes, there is a direct service from Helsinki to Moscow:

    • You'll find 1 direct train a day to Moscow with VR.

    Direct services to Moscow tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

    Your trip from Helsinki to Moscow doesn't have to end in Moscow. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Saint-Petersburg, Tashkent, Sochi, Voronezh or Kazan'. If you’d like to add Saint-Petersburg, Tashkent, Sochi, Voronezh or Kazan' to your Helsinki to Moscow tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Moscow today!

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