How to find cheap flights to Helsinki
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Airports with direct flights to Helsinki
Cheap flights to Helsinki depart from Ben Gurion Airport (TLV) near Tel Aviv.
What airlines fly to Helsinki from Israel?
Finnair operates cheap flights to Helsinki from Tel Aviv three times a week, every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday. These flights depart Terminal 3.
Flights to Helsinki arrive at Helsinki Airport (HEL), located in the city of Vantaa, approximately 17 km north of Helsinki city center. Terminal 2 handles Finnair flights. You can reach the city center from Helsinki Airport in about 30 minutes. There are two services: train I and train P. Note that you cannot purchase tickets inside the train.
There are also bus connections: Line 615 and the Finnair City Bus operate between the airport and Helsinki Railway Station. Line 617 operates between the airport and the Hakaniemi market square on rush hours from Monday to Friday. Tickets are cheaper when you purchase them on your mobile, more expensive from the machines, and most expensive if you buy it from the driver or on the trams. Bus transportation to nearby hotels and airport's parking areas is available free of charge. If you prefer to rent a car, check our offers on Skyscanner Car Rental.
When to go to Helsinki?
If you are looking for a place to cool down during the Israeli summer, search cheap flights to Helsinki between June and August. The average temperatures are 19-21, and the days are long. May and September are colder but still pleasant, with 14-15 degrees during the day. Between December and February, it rarely goes above 0, day and night. The coldest nights are in February when it can get colder than -10 degrees. Even in April, the temperatures can still fall below 0.
What to see and do in Helsinki?
You might break your teeth when trying to say something in the local language, but cheap flights to Helsinki land you in Finland’s capital, an exciting and dynamic city that has more to offer than simply hot tubs and saunas (but those are great too!).
If you can handle temperatures colder than your freezer, Helsinki’s winter is a wonderland with colored lights landmarks covered with powdered snow. Come in summer and enjoy long days with up to 20 hours of daylight.
Kauppatori is a summer market that overflows with fresh fish, fruits, and vegetables as well as souvenirs. Head to Stockmanns Department Store or the Esplanade, where there are boutiques galore and plenty of trendy bars and restaurants to choose from. The last two recommendations are great if you enjoy a bigger budget.
Helsinki also has a lovely sandy beach and plenty of museums and art galleries to indulge your cultural side. The superb, steamy saunas are not to miss when visiting Helsinki. They are a perfect activity to ease away any stresses and strains. During winter, a glass of Glog (mulled wine) has the same effect!
Book cheap flights to Helsinki for a delightful vacation, whether you choose a fairytale winter or long, balmy summer. We can also save you money on accommodations. Check the offers that we have on Skyscanner Hotels.
This information is correct as of January 2018
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