Airport train takes you to Helsinki city center in 30 minutes

Buy an ABC ticket via the HSL app or from a ticket machine

Buy a ticket via the HSL app

Buy single, day or season tickets easily via the HSL app. The app also provides you with up-to-date route and timetable information. Download the free app from AppStoreGooglePlay or AppGallery.

Buy a ticket from a ticket machine

You can also buy your train ticket from a ticket machine. There are ticket machines at the airport station, which is located under the airport terminal.

How do I get from the airport to Helsinki city center?

  • Helsinki Airport is served by I and P trains.
  • The trains run between the airport and Helsinki city center every 10 minutes Monday to Saturday and every 15 minutes on Sundays. At quiet times, the trains run less frequently, with headways of up to 30 minutes.
  • I trains take about 27 minutes to get to the city center. Helsinki–Tikkurila–Airport–Myyrmäki–Helsinki) 
  • P trains take about 32 minutes. (Helsinki–Myyrmäki–Airport–Tikkurila–Helsinki) 
  • For detailed routes and timetables, see the Journey Planner,


Where is the Airport Train Station located?

  • The train station is directly under the airport terminal. It is accessible by lift or escalator from the arrival and departure halls.

Which ticket do I need?

The HSL area is divided into four zones, identified by letters A, B, C and D, spreading out from the center of Helsinki.

The airport is located in zone C and the Helsinki Central Railway Station is in zone A. You need an ABC ticket to travel from Helsinki Airport to Helsinki city center.

Before buying a ticket, check the zones you travel through and select a ticket that is valid for all the zones needed.

You can see the zone boundaries on a map in the Journey Planner. The Journey Planner also tells you, which ticket you need for your journey.