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Helsinki Airport Taxis and Transfers

No Hidden Fees for your Helsinki airport taxi


Hand picked & english speaking drivers


Same price as a regular Taxi from the line


Drivers are always on time


24/7 Email & Phone support

First-class Helsinki airport transfer

There’s nothing better after a flight than stepping into a private car and making your way directly to your hotel so you can relax. That’s why we recommend taking a quick and comfortable Helsinki airport taxi for your transfer from the airport. 

The moment you land at Helsinki airport (HEL), your driver will be waiting for you just outside of the arrivals hall exit doors holding a sign with your name printed on it. After a warm greeting, your driver will then lend a hand with any heavy luggage, and lead you to your personal vehicle. If your flight experiences any delays, there’s no need to panic. All of our drivers receive live updates on your landing time, so they will always be there when you land.

All of our drivers are local to Helsinki, so they have some invaluable tips and tricks to make the most out of your stay in Finland. While you sit back and enjoy your Helsinki airport transfer with Welcome Pickups, you can ask any questions you may have about your stay and your driver will share a few must-see spots while you’re in Helsinki.


Hand picked & english speaking drivers


Same price as a regular Taxi from the line


Drivers are always on time


24/7 Email & Phone support

How much does a taxi cost?

Taxi prices
Day time
(05:00 - 24:00)
Night time
(00:00 - 05:00)
51 €
51 €
25 MIN
51 €
51 €
20 MIN

Welcome Pickups’ Helsinki airport taxi fleet

At Welcome Pickups, we know how important it is for families and friends to stick together in a new city. That’s why our taxi fleet is comprised of different sized Helsinki airport taxis to fit any group. If you’re travelling with 4 or fewer people, you can travel in one of our modern sedans. On the other hand, if your group is larger (up to 8 people), you can enjoy a ride in our spacious minivans. 

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number of passengers


price to Airport to City Centre


What our customers say about Welcome

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Directions for your Helsinki airport transfer

Helsinki Airport (HEL), also known as Helsinki-Vantaa airport, is the busiest airport in Finland. In fact, 90% of all international travellers in Finland come through Helsinki airport. The airport is located around 17 km from the city centre, so your Helsinki airport transfer shouldn’t take longer than 30 minutes in light traffic. 

Once your driver has exited the airport grounds, they will then head northeast on Parkerinsvägen/Parkkitie/Route 135. Your driver will then take 4 consecutive lefts, leading them onto Ilmakehä/Route 138. From here, they will take a right onto the ramp to Satama/Hamnen/Vuosaari/Nordsjö. After around 400m, your driver will merge onto Route 45 before turning right onto Elimäenkatu/Elimägatan. After another right hand turn onto Simonkatu/Simonsgatan, your driver will have reached the city centre of Helsinki and will proceed to take the local roads to your hotel.

Why choose a Helsinki airport taxi from Welcome Pickups?

Welcome Pickups have been raising the bar in airport transfers all over the world. Your safety and comfort are our priority. That’s why we provide all of our customers with 24/7 support, guaranteed on-time pickups, personalised transfers, exciting travel extras, English speaking drivers and unbeatable prices. Let Welcome Pickups take care of all your Helsinki airport transfer needs so you can spend your time making life-long memories in Finland. 

Cost of a Helsinki airport taxi

The local taxi drivers at Helsinki airport (HEL) don’t offer a set fee for your journey into the city centre of Helsinki. Instead, they will calculate your fare based on the distance you travel using a taximeter. The average cost for a Helsinki airport transfer is around €45. To guarantee a flat price, you can always book your transfer in advance.

Frequently asked questions

How much is a taxi from Helsinki airport to the city?

If you take a local taxi from Helsinki airport, you won’t be given a set-rate fee. The drivers will use a taximeter to calculate the fare based on the distance you travel to your final destination. The average cost of a Helsinki airport taxi into the city centre is around €45, but additional fees may be added for travelling during rush hour, number of passengers and excess luggage. To enjoy the peace of mind that comes with a set-rate fare, why not book your Helsinki airport transfer with Welcome Pickups instead?

Where do I meet my Welcome Pickups driver?

24 hours before you’re due to fly into Helsinki, you will receive an email containing your driver’s name, a photo and their phone number. Then, on the day of your Helsinki airport transfer, you will find your driver waiting patiently outside of the arrivals hall exit doors holding a sign with your name on it.

To ensure everything runs smoothly, you can also download our new Welcome Pickups mobile app which lets you track the live location of your driver.

What should I do if my flight is delayed?

At Welcome Pickups, we understand that last-minute flight changes happen. That’s why we provide all of our drivers with live updates on your plane’s flight path and landing time, so they will always be there to pick you up when you land.

Welcome Pickups has a Net Safety Score of 99 of 100

We’ve introduced a metric indicating how safe travellers feel when using our services during the COVID-19 pandemic. After every ride, we ask each traveller to leave a review.

  • 20 minute gap between transfers

  • Regular Car Sanitisation

  • Contactless ride

  • Sanitiser in every car

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