The capital of Finland, Helsinki, will enchant you with its beautiful watery landscape and rich historical heritage. In recent years, Helsinki has become known as a city with an electrifying design scene.
Top attractions in Helsinki
Those who want to spend their vacations in Europe, this beautiful city offers superb attractions to see. Some of them are the Suomenlinna Fortress, Senate Square (Senaatintori), Parliament House (Eduskuntatalo), Esplanadi Park, Hakaniemi Market Square, Helsinki Cathedral (Helsingin Tuoiokirkko), The Rock Church and many, many more.
Helsinki public transportation
Helsinki city and its surrounding area have an integrated public transport system. Public transport services are available in Helsinki, Kauniainen, Espoo, Kerava, Vantaa, and Kirkkonummi, and you can use the same ticket in these areas. The Helsinki transportation system includes the metro, buses, commuter trains, trams, and ferry to the island Suomenlinna.
The Helsinki metro is a fast way to get around the city. The trams are a unique Helsinki experience and are especially useful to get to the Helsinki city centre. Buses are the most inexpensive way to explore the city or visit the neighbouring towns of Vantaa and Espoo. Local trains leave from the Central Railway Station, and you can check the map for the routes, as well as, the timetable.
The Helsinki taxi service is a reliable and fast way to get to your destination. The taxis charge by the meter, and it’s best to take a taxi at the designated ranks located in different locations in the city. Another option is to call a local Helsinki taxi.
How to get from Helsinki airport to the city?
Helsinki airport is located in the city of Vantaa, around 17 km north of Helsinki city centre. It’s the fourth busiest in the Nordic countries and the main gateway for arriving in Finland.
The train service from Helsinki airport to the city centre is available since 2015. The entrance to the train station is between the two terminals. The trains I and P are a fast way to get to the Central Railway Station, from where you can take the metro. Bus service from Helsinki airport is available 24 hours. The bus stops are in front of the terminals.
Helsinki airport taxis are available outside the arrivals hall. During peak times there might be longer waiting lines.
Organise a private Helsinki airport transfer
To avoid waiting at the terminals, you can book a private Helsinki airport taxi. City Airport Taxis offers reliable transfers from Helsinki airport to any destination. Our service includes airport transfer in a comfortable vehicle of your choice, Meet & Greet service at the airport and flight monitoring.
The cost for the Helsinki airport transfer is charged per vehicle, not per passenger and can be paid online or in cash to the driver. The luggage is included in the price, as well. Depending on the number of passengers and amount of luggage, you can choose from our extensive fleet, including sedan cars, minivan, minibus or bus.
Please select a destination from the list to set it as pick up point. We will ask you to choose a drop-off point at the next step. This booking method is an alternative way to make a booking if you prefer selecting destinations instead of searching.