Helsinki ferry port in Finland is served by a number of ferry routes with crossings to Tallinn, Stockholm, Mariehamn, Travemunde & St Petersburg available. With a selection of up to 18 Sailings Daily, the port of Helsinki connects Finland with Estonia, Sweden, Aland, Germany & Russia.
Sailing durations range from 2 hours on the Tallinn service to 29 hours 30 minutes on the Travemunde service.
Although there is a brief summary on this page, as sailing information can vary based on time of year we’d advise you to get live sailing times and prices in our Helsinki fare search.
Helsinki port was founded in 1550 as a port town to compete for Baltic Sea transport and is now one of the key ferry ports in the region.
Helsinki ferry port is the busiest passenger port in Finland with connections to numerous countries including Sweden, Estonia, Poland, Russia and Germany.
Unsurprisingly for a port of its size, Helsinki has numerous ferry terminals - West Terminal for departures to Estonia and Russia, Olympia for Sweden, Katajanokka and Makasiini for Estonia and Hansa terminal for crossings to Germany and Poland.
Viking Line,Katajanokanlaituri 8 (Mastokatu 1),00160 Helsinki,Finland. Tallink Silja,Olympia Terminal,Eteläsatama (South Harbor),Olympiaranta,1 FIN-00140 Helsinki,Finland Finnlines,Hansa Terminal,Vuosaaren Satama,Provianttikatu 5,00980,Helsinki,Finland. Tallink Silja,West Harbour 2,Tyynenmerenkatu 14,(Silja Europa): West Harbour 1,Tyynenmerenkatu 8,00220,Helsinki,Finland. St Peter Line,Länsiterminaali (West Terminal),Tyynenmerenkatu 8,00220 Helsinki,Finland Eckerö Line,Länsiterminaali T2 (Western Harbour,Terminal 2),Tyynenmerenkatu 14,00220,Helsinki,Finland. West Harbour Terminal 1, Tyynenmerenkatu 8, 00220 Helsinki West Harbour Terminal 2, Tyynenmerenkatu 14, 00220 Helsinki Hansa Terminal,Vuosaaren Satama,Provianttikatu 5,00980,Helsinki,Finland West Terminal T2, Tyynenmerenkatu 14, 00220 Helsinki
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