Helsinki Airport (HEL)

Airport Overview:

The Helsinki-Vantaa Airport was built for the 1952 Olympic Games and is considered one of the best airports in Europe. The airport was expanded in 2004 and has 2 terminals, one for international flights and one for domestic flights. In 2008, the Helsinki Airport handled over 13 million passengers. 


1-800-Fly-Europe offers discount car rentals at the Helsinki Airport as well as from downtown Helsinki locations.

Discounted rates on chauffeur services as well as airport transfer services in Helsinki are also offered by 1-800-Fly-Europe.

The Finnair City Bus departs from the airport and can go to various places in Helsinki on request.

Taxis are available in front of the Arrivals Hall.

Airport Hotels:

The Ramada at Helsinki Airport is located approximately 1 mile from the airport and offers free shuttle service to and from the airport.

Discounted hotel rates in Helsinki are offered through 1-800-Fly-Europe.

Information Desks:

There are three airport information desks at the airport and various tourist information counters are located throughout the airport was well. 

Airport Facilities:

Eating and Drinking: The Helsinki-Vantaa Airport has a wide variety of restaurants, bars and caf├ęs to choose from.

Shopping: Many shops are at the airport, including a duty free shop.

Money: ATMs, banks and bureau de change can be found at the airport.

Other Services: There are several smoking rooms at the airport. There is also a salon and first aid station.

Helsinki Airport (HEL)IATA Code: HEL

Telephone: +358 (0) 982 771

P.O. BOX 29

Airport Location: The Helsinki-Vantaa Airport is located approximately10 miles north of Helsinki city center.

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