Helsinki Vantaa Airport Guide (HEL)
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Helsinki Airport (HEL) is located 10 miles north of Helsinki, Finland. HEL was originally built in preparation for the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki, and it is the 4th largest airport in the Nordic region.
Transfer between Terminals
Helsinki Airport is divided into two terminals which are linked by pedestrian tunnels.
Nearby Airport Hotels
Hilton Helsinki Airport, Lentajankuja 1, Vantaa 01530, Finland, 1 888-414-2018, The Hilton is connected to the airport via a covered walkway, and features on-site dining and a fitness center. Hotel GLO Helsinki Airport, Helsinki-Vantaa Airport, T 2, Helsinki-Vantaa Ulkomaantermin, Vantaa 01530, Finland, This hotel is located inside Terminal 2 and features free wireless internet and complimentary breakfast.
Transport into Town
Rail: The Tikkurila railway station is accessible via taxi and local bus 61. Bus: Bus Route 615 and FinnAir City Bus connect travelers from the airport to the Helsinki Central railway station in 30–55 minutes. Taxi: Taxis are located outside of the terminals and cost approximately 45-50 Euro to travel from the airport to Helsinki’s city center.
AlmostHome Lounge is located in Terminal 2 near Gate 32 and is open from 6:30am - 11:30pm. Aspire Lounge is located in Terminal 2 on the 2nd Floor, Gates 27-28 and is open from 5:30am - 8pm on Monday - Friday, and from 5:30am - 7:30pm on Saturday and Sunday. Finnair Business Lounge has two locations in Terminal 2 on the 1st Floor, near Gate 24, Schengen Flights and in Terminal 2, Airside, between Gates 36 & 37, non-Schengen Flights. SAS Business Lounge is located in Terminal 2, Airside, Gate 13 and is open from 6am - 9pm on Monday - Friday and on Sunday, and 6am - 6:45pm on Saturday.
Helsinki is the international and domestic hub for Finnair and a hub for Blue1. HEL acts as a base for low-cost carrier Norwegian Air Shuttle and Flybe Nordic.
Free wireless internet is available throughout the airport. Airport tours are available for curious travelers, an art gallery is located near Gate 37 and Book Swap Station is located near Gate 27.
Helsinki Airport has six different parking options for travelers. P1 is within easy access of both terminal and costs 30 Euro a day. P2 is within easy access of both terminals and costs 23 Euro a day. P4A and P4B cost 10 Euro a day and are connected to the terminals via a free shuttle. P5 is within walking distance of the terminals and costs 19 Euro a day.
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