Why BA?

Fly with British Airways and enjoy award-winning service, excellent value for money and no hidden charges:

  • Free seats selection 24hrs in advance
  • Inclusive 23kg checked baggage allowance*
  • Airport, online or mobile check-in
  • Free onboard food and bar service

*Not applicable to hand baggage only fares.

Discover Helsinki with British Airways

Explore the 'Daughter of the Baltic' with British Airways. Eleven flights per week depart from London Heathrow, taking you straight to Helsinki, the charming capital of Finland.

A beautiful city to visit any time of the year, Helsinki has a distinctly small town feel and visitors can enjoy a leisurely meal or drink at the harbour in the heart of the city, followed by a stroll taking in the delightful Art Nouveau buildings.

Key facts about Helsinki flights

Fact one – Flight duration

Flight duration

Reach the sparkling city of Helsinki in just 2 hours 55 minutes, and enjoy top class in-flight entertainment and a free food and bar service along the way. Our attentive cabin crew are on hand at all times to make sure your flight is comfortable and relaxed.

Fact two – Flying to Helsinki from London Heathrow

Flying to Helsinki from London Heathrow

With frequent departures leaving each week to Helsinki from London Heathrow, so you can choose a flight time that suits you best. Pick your seat 24 hours in advance with free seat selection, and enjoy the flexibility of checking in online, on your phone or at the airport.

Fact three – Arriving in Helsinki

Arriving in Helsinki

Once you've touched down in Helsinki, the best way to get to the city center is by taxi. Helsinki airport lies 20km north of the city, and buses also run regularly to the heart of the city

Fact four – Number of flights

Number of flights

Flights to Helsinki depart from London Heathrow several times each week, making it even easier to choose a time to suit your travels. Our experienced cabin crew are on hand to ensure your journey to the Finnish capital is comfortable, so you can arrive refreshed and ready to explore.

Fact five – Flying non-stop to Helsinki

Flying non-stop to Helsinki

Take stopovers out of the equation by booking a direct flight from London Heath-row to Helsinki with British Airways. With a flight time of just 2 hours 55 minutes, you're sure to arrive feeling relaxed and ready for your holiday to begin.

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