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Getting around by air

Helsinki is the main air hub.

Airports & Airlines

Finland is easily reached by air, with direct flights to Helsinki from many European, North American and Asian destinations. It’s also served by budget carriers from several European countries. Most other flights are with Finnair, Norwegian or Scandinavian Airlines (SAS).

Most flights land at Helsinki-Vantaa airport, 19km north of the capital. Winter charters serve Rovaniemi, Lapland’s main airport, and other smaller regional airports. Other international airports include Tampere-Pirkkala Airport, Turku and Oulu. The website www.finavia.fi includes information for Finnish airports.

Departure Tax

Departure tax is included in the price of a ticket.