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Helsinki-Vantaa Airport (HEL)

Full Airport Name

Helsinki-Vantaa Airport (HEL)


Helsinki-Vantaa Airport, PO Box 29, FIN-01531 Vantaa, Finland

Airport Code


Country Code



(0)9 82771 or 61511


(0)9 8277 3296



Number of Terminals


Time Zone

GMT + 2 (GMT + 3 from the aftermost Sunday in March to the aftermost Sunday in October)


The airport is amid 18km (11 miles) arctic of Helsinki

Transfer Between Terminals

The All-embracing and Calm terminals are abandoned 250m (274 yards) afar and are affiliated by an centralized walkway.

Driving Directions

From Helsinki burghal centre, drive arctic forth Tuusula alley (Highway 45) and chase signs for the airport. From the west and the east, get on Kehä III (Highway E18 or Highway 50) and chase signs for the airport.

Car Parking

Indoor car parks are accessible abreast both terminals. P1 and P2 are abutting to the All-embracing Terminal; while P3 and P4 are abutting to the Calm Terminal. P5 serves both terminals. Short-term, business and abiding parking are accessible (tel: (0)9 8277 3200). Short appellation parking is additionally accessible in advanced of the terminals at two added parking lots, P30 and P31.

Car Hire

Car appoint companies accommodate Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz and Sixt. Car appoint desks are amid in the Arrivals anteroom 2 of the All-embracing Terminal T2.

Public Transport

Road: Taxi: Taxi ranks are amid in advanced of both terminals (journey time to Helsinki: 30 minutes). Bus: Public buses to Helsinki burghal centre (nos.415, 451 and 615) abandon from alfresco both terminals (journey time: 40 minutes). More casework run to added destinations (tel: (0)100 111; website: The Finnair Burghal Bus (tel: (0)9 818 503; website: additionally runs to Helsinki burghal centre.

Information and Help Desks

Information desks (tel: (0)2001 4636) are accessible on the Departures attic and Arrivals attic in the All-embracing Terminal, and on the Arrivals attic of the Calm Terminal.

Airport Facilities

Money and communications: Two banks and several bureaux de change can be begin in the All-embracing Terminal. ATMs are anchored on all floors of the airport. Internet kiosks are additionally available. Eating and drinking: There are affluence of restaurants, cafés and confined in both terminals, including a 24-hour fast-food restaurant. Shopping: There are abundant shops at the airport, mainly in the All-embracing Terminal, including duty-free and a grocery. Added facilities: The All-embracing Terminal has a pharmacy, biking agencies and three babyish affliction and comedy apartment with agriculture and bristling alteration facilities. There is a brainwork allowance in the abandonment anteroom of the calm terminal.

Conference and Business Facilities

The Artek breadth by Gate 20 is a affable abode to assignment or aloof relax. It has wireless Internet and is furnished with appliance advised by world-class artist Alvar Aalto. The breadth is accessible to all cartage 24 hours a day. The airport's Congress Centre (tel: (0)9 818 3737) in the All-embracing Terminal offers nine affair and appointment apartment all-around up to 140 delegates, with abounding audiovisual accessories and catering. The VIP Centre (tel: (0)9 8277 3117; e-mail: has four VIP lounges, and three teamwork rooms, as able-bodied as a abstracted VIP President terminal for hire. The Scandic Hotel on the casework attic of the All-embracing Terminal appearance a clandestine allowance with adjoining bathroom for 2-6 persons.

Facilities for Disabled Travellers

The terminals accept been advised to facilitate the absolute advancement of the disabled. Adapted toilets and ample lifts can be begin on every floor. Disabled parking spaces are accessible in advanced of the calm and all-embracing terminals and in the parking facilities. Information desks are able with consecration loops. Staff has been distinctively accomplished to baby for cartage defective assistance. It is recommended to acquaint the airline of any appropriate needs, such as use of wheelchair or oxygen tank, back booking travel. The airline can additionally attending afterwards unaccompanied minors, i.e. accouchement travelling alone.


The Scandic Hotel Gateway (tel: (0)9 818 3600) is amid at the airport. Added hotels abutting to the airport and with chargeless bus alteration accommodate the Ramada Hotel Airport (tel: (0)9 4157 5100), Bonus Inn Airport Hotel (tel: (0)9 825 511), Holiday Inn Garden Court (tel: (0)9 870 900), Cumulus Airport Hotel (tel: (0)9 4157 7100) and Comfort Hotels Pilotti (tel: (0)9 329 4800). Ask for capacity of bus timetables and the hotels at airport Information.