How to travel from Moscow to Helsinki

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Travel Information to Helsinki from Moscow

distanceDistance553 miles (892 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$2 - $125
fastestFastest modeFlight • $125 (€118) • 1 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesnordic regional airlines oy or VR

Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 553 miles (892 km) to Helsinki from Moscow. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are nordic regional airlines oy or VR among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Moscow to Helsinki.

Travel Tips: Travel from Moscow to Helsinki

Travel Tips: Travel to Helsinki 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 Moscow to Helsinki.

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

Is international entry into Helsinki from Moscow restricted?

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

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

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Helsinki, Finland?

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

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

The above information was last verified on 11/17/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Moscow and Helsinki closer to your planned date of departure here.

Return travel to Moscow, Russia from Finland is: Unrestricted.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Russia from Finland?

Entry into Russia is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Finland.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Russia from Finland?

Requirements for reentering Russia:

  • Travel Declaration required prior to arrival

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Russia?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Russia to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

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

The above information about your return travel to Moscow, Russia was last verified on 12/4/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Moscow from Helsinki.

There are 4 ways that you can travel from Moscow to Helsinki. You can take a bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from Moscow to Helsinki is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $2 (€2) compared to other travel options to Helsinki:

A bus is generally $123 (€116) less than a flight for the same trip. Taking a flight costs on average $125 (€118) from Moscow to Helsinki.

A bus is generally $102 (€96) less than a train for the same journey. Taking a train costs on average $104 (€98) from Moscow to Helsinki.

The fastest way to get to Helsinki from Moscow is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 45 min.

Other travel options to Helsinki can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Helsinki by bus can take on average 0 h 0 min.

In comparison, getting to Helsinki by train can take on average 13 h 20 min.

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

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

  • Buses mostly depart from Moskva (Москва) and arrive in Helsinki.
  • Flights mostly depart from Moscow Sheremetyevo International Airport and arrive in Helsinki Vantaa Airport.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Moscow to Helsinki, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with nordic regional airlines oy to go to Helsinki by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find nordic regional airlines oy Moscow to Helsinki tickets on Omio for $125 (€118).
  • VR can take you to Helsinki by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for VR from Moscow to Helsinki for $104 (€98).
Looking to extend your trip from Moscow to Helsinki? Many Omio customers who go from Moscow to Helsinki usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Saint-Petersburg, Stockholm or Paris. If you're looking to explore Saint-Petersburg, Stockholm or Paris from Helsinki, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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

  • A bus ticket for this trip is costing $2 (€2) one way on average.
  • A plane ticket is costing on average $125 (€118) one way for this trip.
  • A train ticket for this trip is costing $104 (€98) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Moscow to Helsinki 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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