Car Rental Helsinki Airport (HEL)

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Helsinki Airport, Helsinki, Finland
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Cheapest Car Rental Rates

Economy
VW Polo or similar
VW Polo
  • 5x
  • 1x
  • 5x
  • Yes
  • Man.
AddCar
$30.43 / per day
Mini
Volkswagen Up or similar
Volkswagen Up
  • 4x
  • x
  • 3x
  • Yes
  • Man.
Keddy
$31.05 / per day
Compact
Mazda 3 or similar
Mazda 3
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 4x
  • Yes
  • Man.
GreenMotion
$32.73 / per day
Intermediate
Audi A3 Auto or similar
Audi A3 Auto
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 5x
  • Yes
  • Auto.
Europcar
$57.36 / per day

Most Popular Car Rental Offers

Standard
Volkswagen Passat or similar
Volkswagen Passat
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 4x
  • Yes
  • Man.
SIXT
$79.23 / per day
Full-size
Mercedes-Benz C-Class Aut. or similar
Mercedes-Benz C-Class Aut.
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 4x
  • Yes
  • Auto.
SIXT
$105.90 / per day
Premium
Mercedes-Benz E-Class Aut. *GPS* or similar
Mercedes-Benz E-Class Aut. *GPS*
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 4x
  • Yes
  • Auto.
SIXT
$150.05 / per day
Special
Mercedes-Benz S-Class 4Matic Aut. *GPS* *guaranteed model* or similar
Mercedes-Benz S-Class 4Matic Aut. *GPS* *guaranteed model*
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 4x
  • Yes
  • Auto.
SIXT
$377.28 / per day
The above prices are only approximate and were last updated at 11:42 on 2019-10-04. Prices may vary based on the booking dates, length of rental, and car class.

Travel Information

Language
Finnish
Currency
EUR
Country code
358
Average car rental length
7 days
Economy car rental price
$64.15 / per day
Traffic direction
Right-hand
Speed limit out of town
80 - 100 km/h
50 - 62 mi/h
Speed limit within town
50 km/h
31 mi/h
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.05%
Helsinki Airport Car Rental

Airport Car Rental

Helsinki Airport is also known as Helsinki-Vantaan lentoasema, Helsingfors-Vanda flygplats, and Helsinki-Vantaa Airport.

Top international routes

  • Stockholm
  • London
  • Copenhagen
  • Amsterdam
  • Frankfurt
  • Munich

Main airlines

Finnair, Norwegian Air Shuttle, Scandinavian Airlines, Lufthansa, TUI fly Nordic, and BRA Braathens Regional Airlines

Terminals

The two Helsinki Airport terminals are T1 and T2, which are an easy walk one from the other. The airside sections of both terminals are further divided into Schengen and non-Schengen areas.

Location

Helsinki Airport is about 20 km (12.4 mi) from downtown Helsinki. Motorways 135 and 45, and Elimäenkatu, Sturenkatu, and Helsinginkatu are the main roads connecting the airport to the city.

Most popular types of rental car

  • Station wagons - from $48 per day
  • Large cars - from $102 per day
  • Medium cars - from $43 per day
  • People Carriers / Vans - from $127 per day
  • Premium cars - from $150 per day
  • Small cars - from $36 per day
  • SUVs - from $71 per day

Top car rental companies

  • Europcar (Tel: +358403062800)
  • GreenMotion (Tel: +358201213510 / +358407798700)
  • AddCar (Tel: +358207032987)
  • SIXT (Tel: +358201122515)
  • National (Tel: +358105252282)
  • Enterprise (Tel: +358105252282)
  • Keddy (Tel: +358403062800)
  • Avis (Tel: +358104362244)
  • Budget (Tel: +358104362255)
  • Global Rent a Car (Tel: +358400148950)
  • Ace Rent a car (Tel: +358104239944)

Car rental desks

Most offices are in the pedestrian corridor that connects the two airport terminals.

Services and facilities

You’ll find a great choice of shops, including some that are duty free, as well as many restaurants, cafés, and fast food outlets. There are also ATMs, many currency exchanges, two on-site hotels, sleep pods, a children’s play room, two pharmacies, a medical clinic, a relaxation lounge that’s open to all passengers, a spa, pay showers, a beauty salon, barber shop, charging area for mobile devices, observation deck, game area, a book swap and reading area, a work and rest station, the Finnish Aviation Museum, frequent art exhibitions, and even a wedding hall for travelers to hold their wedding ceremonies. Luggage storage lockers are on the ground floor of both T1 and T2 and are open 24/7. The airport is easily accessible for travelers with reduced mobility and also offers free assistance when booked at least 48 hours in advance. You can find more information on the airport's official website.

Nearest gas station

Neste Express Vantaa Ilmakehä, at Teknobulevardi 1, can be reached in five minutes and is open 24/7. There are many other gas stations nearby and on the way to Helsinki.

Popular one-way rentals

  • Tampere (172 km / 107 mi)
  • Kuopio (382 km / 237 mi)
  • Rovaniemi (802 km / 498 mi)
  • Tallinn (109 km / 68 mi)
  • Saint Petersburg (387 km / 240 mi)
  • Riga (417 km / 259 mi)
  • Lahti (100 km / 62 mi)
  • Mikkeli (226 km / 140 mi)

Airport info

Rating
8.4
  • Getting to the airport 8.0
  • Departure and check-in 8.4
  • Terminal facilities 7.9
  • Wi-Fi connectivity 8.1
  • Restaurants and car rental services 7.2
  • Lounge 6.3

Helsinki Airport (HEL)

  • IATA: HEL
  • ICAO: EFHK
  • Airport name: Helsinki Airport (HEL)
  • Airport type: Public / Civil
  • Airport Size: Large Airport
  • Elevation AMSL: 55 m / 179 ft
  • Runway Surface: Asphalt
  • Aircraft movements (per year): 165,330
  • Passengers (per year): 18,892,386
  • Distance from City: 10.6 miles / 17 km N of town
  • Airport Hours: 24 hours a day
  • Phone: +358 200 14636

Top 15 Locations near Helsinki Airport

  1. Car Rental at Turku Airport from $42.74 per day
    152.2 km / 94.6 miles away
  2. 156.5 km / 97.3 miles away
  3. 160.5 km / 99.7 miles away
  4. Car Rental at Vaasa Airport from $45.84 per day
    361.4 km / 224.6 miles away
  5. 371.8 km / 231.0 miles away
  6. Car Rental at Oulu Airport from $40.36 per day
    529.4 km / 329.0 miles away
  7. 538.8 km / 334.8 miles away
  8. 624.0 km / 387.8 miles away
  9. 681.5 km / 423.5 miles away
  10. 704.5 km / 437.8 miles away
  11. 711.9 km / 442.3 miles away
  12. 837.2 km / 520.2 miles away
  13. Car Rental at Ivalo Airport from $37.90 per day
    945.2 km / 587.3 miles away

Map of Car Rental Locations

When are car rental prices cheapest at Helsinki Airport?

The cost of renting a car at Helsinki Airport depends on the time of year. This graph compares month-to-month price changes to help you find the best deal.
Average Rental Price at Helsinki Airport
$51.03
January
$87.32
February
$67.73
March
$64.40
April
$57.70
May
$68.08
June
$59.95
July
$61.48
August
$19.75
September
$20.10
October
$48.36
November
$48.36
December
The cheapest time of the year to rent a vehicle at Helsinki Airport is September when prices for an Economy class start from $19.75. You can see that this is 64% cheaper than the yearly’s average and 77% cheaper than renting a car in February (when rental prices start at $87.32 for a Compact class). Knowing this can help you find the best price. But remember that these are average numbers. The exact cost of your rental will depend on your rental length and on how far in advance you book the car. Enter your travel dates at the top of the page to see exact prices and offers!

What’s the most popular rental length at Helsinki Airport?

Travel length differs from one month to another: in February the average rental period is 9 days, while in September, the average rental period is only 6 days.
Average Rental Length at Helsinki Airport
7
January
9
February
8
March
8
April
8
May
7
June
7
July
7
August
6
September
8
October
8
November
7
December

Which is the busiest car rental month at Helsinki Airport?

Travelers are most likely to rent a car at Helsinki Airport in July, while the fewest number of travelers rent in March.
Helsinki Airport Car Rental Popularity by Monthly Searches
90%
January
77%
February
74%
March
89%
April
132%
May
115%
June
154%
July
117%
August
79%
September
87%
October
91%
November
94%
December

Most Popular Car Models of Rental Suppliers

Rental Agent Make / Model Doors Luggage Type
SIXT Volkswagen Polo 4 1 Medium cars
AddCar VW Polo 5 1 Small cars
AddCar VW Golf 5 2 Medium cars
GreenMotion Toyota Yaris 4 1 Small cars
GreenMotion Toyota Aygo 4 1 Small cars
SIXT Volkswagen Polo 4 1 Medium cars
SIXT Toyota Yaris Aut. 4 1 Medium cars
GreenMotion Mazda 3 4 2 Medium cars
GreenMotion Toyota Yaris 4 1 Small cars
GreenMotion Mazda 3 4 2 Medium cars

Our Customers Reviews

United Kingdom
VW Polo
October 3, 2019
Having a car makes getting round so much easier especially if you have young children and inclement weather

Top 11 Suppliers for Helsinki Airport in 2019

Europcar
Europcar
Exceptional 9.6
+358403062800
Helsinki Airport, Helsinki-Vantaan lentoasema, 01530 Vantaa
GreenMotion
Exceptional 9.6
+358201213510 / +358407798700
Robert Huberin tie 6, 01510 Vantaa
AddCar
Exceptional 9.6
+358207032987
Lentoasemantie 1, 01530 Vantaa
SIXT
Exceptional 9.5
+358201122515
Helsinki-Vantaa Lentoasema, 01510 Vantaa
National
National
Exceptional 9.2
+358105252282
Lentajantie 3, Vantaa, 01530
Enterprise
Enterprise
Excellent 8.8
+358105252282
Lentajantie 3 Vantaa, 01530
Keddy
Keddy
Excellent 8.6
+358403062800
HELSINKI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
Avis
Avis
Excellent 8.5
+358104362244
Helsinki-vantaa Airport Helsinki.airport@avisbudget.fi
Budget
Budget
Excellent 8.5
+358104362255
Helsinki-Vantaa AirportHelsinki.airport@avisbudget.fi
Global Rent a Car
Global Rent a Car
Very good 7.7
+358400148950
Elannontie 9, 01510 Vantaa
Ace Rent a car
Ace Rent a car
Very good 7.5
+358104239944
01531 Helsinki Airport, Vantaa, 01510

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