IN-BETWEEN FLIGHTS

The waiting time in-between flights can be as unforgettable as the time spent at the destination. Many of Vantaa’s attractions are located close to the Helsinki Airport or with very easy access to/from the Airport and therefore suitable when you have little time.
The whole Helsinki region up to Lake Tuusula region offers many great attractions, lovely restaurants and unforgettable experiences. Everything within at max 30 minutes from the Helsinki Airport. Check out the list below to choose what to do; you might well extend your stay!

 

 

VISIT FAZER CHOCOLATE FACTORY

The sweetest Stopover in the whole country.

Fazerin konvehdit
Stopover 1-day tour

Experience the highlights of the airport city in one day.

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Viihdekeskus Flamingo
FLAMINGO & Jumbo

A great complex with Spa & waterpark, shops, restaurants at the Entertainment Centre Flamingo and crazy Shopping at Jumbo shopping mall. Only 5min from the Airport.

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Heureka!

In Tikkurila only 10min from the Airport you'll find the Finnish Science Centre Heureka. Fun for the whole family.

HANDY MOBILE MAP

Vantaa's attractions on the CityNomadi map for mobile and computer.

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HELSINKI the capital city

Helsinki is a costal city full of design, cafes and culture.

Helsingin Tuomiokirkko ja raitiovaunu
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Espoo the neighbouring city

Beautiful nature meets the sea in Espoo.

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MY STAY

Find your favourite to do from the official Visit Finland My Stay portal.

HALTIA THE FINNISH NATURE CENTRE

Learn about the Finnish nature.

LAKE TUUSULA REGION

Visit J. Sibelius' home Ainiola and other cultural sights. Lots of events!

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Krapihovin ruoka-annos
KRAPIHOVI RESTAURANT

The best food in beautiful surroundings at Lake Tuusulanjärvi.

ONNELA INN

Experience the real Finnish sauna at Onnela Inn at Lake Tuusulanjärvi.

WHAT TO DO CLOSE TO THE AIRPORT:

  • Watch the video

    Vantaa's sights in 1 minute 58 sec!

  • Finnish Aviation Museum

    The museum is only 152m from the next railwaystop: Aviapolis!

  • Artsi is fun!

    Artsi the city artmuseum is in Myyrmäki. 15min from the Airport with the I-train.

  • Stay in Vantaa

    Chech out the hotels in Vantaa.

  • Getting around

    It's easy to get around in Vantaa.

  • Shop in Vantaa

    Where to do your last minute souvenir shopping!?

  • At the airport

    The services at Helsinki airport, If you choose to stay.

  • Vantaa city museum

    The old station building at Tikkurila station hosts the museum. Geo catche! 10min from the airport.

Our group was coming from Paris and we stopped in Helsinki on our way back to Beijing. We spent the day in the spa nearby. It was nice to relax my feet and I tried sauna for the first time! Little bit too hot for me. After spa we did some shopping in Jumbo shopping centre. – Liu Wei, 58v.

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