Helsinki Holidays

Finland
Long cold winters mean that Helsinki, the capital of Finland, comes doubly alive in the summer. The snow melts away from the bike trails lining the city and outdoor cafes spring up everywhere. This is a good time to visit Suomenlinna, a fascinating sea fortress dating to the mid-1700s. The …

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How to get to Helsinki

Here's what you need to know about getting to Helsinki. You can see the cheapest month to fly and a snapshot of flight prices for the following month. Also, don't forget to factor in your travelling time - the typical flight from London Heathrow to Helsinki takes 3 hours, 5 minutes.

When to go to Helsinki

Typical Holiday Price

857 € per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Helsinki varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit

February

Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - February is the cheapest month to go to Helsinki.

Where to stay in Helsinki

Whatever your travelling style, we can help find you the perfect place to stay. From luxurious hotels to practical apartments, these are our most popular places in Helsinki, according to other travellers.

Nearby destinations

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