Helsinki Airport (HEL)

More routes from Helsinki Airport to popular summer destinations in Europe with Norwegian

Norwegian continues its growth and plans to add more flights to popular European summer destinations this year.   In 2018, Norwegian is expanding its fleet with...

Turkish Airlines will add a wide-body aircraft to Helsinki route: More seats for passengers

Turkish Airlines will operate one of its daily Helsinki-Istanbul flights with a wide-body passenger aircraft as of 25 March 2018. Turkish Airlines operates flights to...

Lucky Air to commence flights at Helsinki Airport more flights between China and Europe

The role of Helsinki Airport as a hub between Europe and Asia strengthens as Chinese Lucky Air commences flights to Finland in winter 2018....

World’s longest layover in HEL #LIFEINHEL

Helsinki Airport has been awarded as the best airport in the world*. In order to prove this, a Chinese influencer Ryan Zhu is going...

More flights between Barcelona and Helsinki with Vueling

Spanish airline Vueling will add more flights to Helsinki in winter season 2017–2018 Vueling has been operating the route between Barcelona and Helsinki previously in...

New air traffic records met in Finland: The amount of passengers increasing rapidly

In Finland, Finavia’s airports have attracted a record number of passengers this year. In the first half of 2017, there were in total of...

The new expansion of Helsinki Airport was inaugurated on the anniversary of the airport

The new south pier of Helsinki Airport was opened for passengers and air traffic on Monday, 10 July. The first flight from the majestic...

A new Finland-Morocco route to open: as of November, Norwegian will be flying from Helsinki to Marrakesh

The new connection between Helsinki Airport and Morocco opens on 1 November, with one flight a week to Marrakesh. “Finnish passengers are very interested in...

Helsinki Airport goes solar energy – Finavia supports the international climate agreement through its climate programme

Finavia has decided to speed up its ambitious climate programme. The aim is to reduce the carbon dioxide emissions caused by the operations of...

Helsinki Airport to be transformed with undulating roof and public landscape

The team consisting of ALA Architects, HKP Architects and Ramboll Finland has won an invited competition for the renovation and expansion of Helsinki Airport’s...

Finnair and Finavia test face recognition technology at Helsinki Airport check-in

Finnair and Finavia, together with Futurice, will test the use of face recognition technology for the check-in process of Finnair flights at Helsinki Airport....

SAS will launch a year-round route between Helsinki and Malaga

The new route is served with an Airbus A320 and B737-800, on Saturdays all year round, starting November 4th of 2017. Including the new...

Transavia is starting Helsinki (from Amsterdam) and Stockholm (from Eindhoven)

Fourteen new routes for the summer Today, Transavia waved off the first passengers travelling the two new routes for this summer season: Amsterdam - Helsinki...

New routes and airlines: Helsinki Airport will offer more connections in 2017

We compiled all new flight routes to be opened in 2017 in a single list. There are new routes from Helsinki to, for example,...

Finnair must again cancel over 90 flights on Friday March 17th due to strikes at Helsinki Airport

An airport strike and support actions are planned for Friday, March 17, from 3 pm – 7 pm EET at Helsinki Airport, related to...

New airline in Finland! Blue Air will commence flights between Helsinki and Bucharest

Finland continues to enchant airlines. One of the newcomers is Blue Air, starting direct scheduled flights between Helsinki Airport and Bucharest on June 16. The...

Strike at Helsinki Airport will have considerable impacts on Finnair flights on Friday March 10

Customers may change their travel date Strike and support actions are planned for Friday, March 10 from 3 pm – 7 pm EET at Helsinki...

New airline at Helsinki Airport: Croatia Airlines commences flights to Zagreb

The route between Helsinki and Zagreb will be flown three times a week on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays. Route opening will be celebrated in May...

Strike and support strikes will have a significant impact on Finnair flights on Sunday March 5 and Monday March 6

The strikes and support strikes taking place on Monday, March 6, between 3am and 9am in Finland will have a significant impact on Finnair’s...

Possible strike at several airports in Finland on March 6 – Effects on air traffic

A part of airport staff is possibly on strike on March 6 at several airports in Finland. On March 6 at 03-09 am strikes would...