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Overview: Train from Helsinki to Athens

distanceDistance1530 miles (2468 km)
changesDirect trainYes

Trains from Helsinki to Athens cover the 1530 miles (2468 km) long route with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Helsinki and arrive in Athens.

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FAQs

Am I allowed to travel by train from Helsinki, Finland to Athens, Greece?

Travel between Helsinki, Finland and Athens, Greece by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Greece from Finland?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Finland

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Greece from Helsinki?

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • Health screen upon arrival. Travelers showing symptoms will be asked to quarantine for 5 days
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Athens, Greece?

When travelling in Greece, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 20/01/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Helsinki and Athens before travelling.

What restrictions are there on reentering Finland from Athens, Greece?

Return travel from Greece to Finland is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Helsinki from Athens?

Entry into Finland is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Greece

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Finland from Athens?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Helsinki, Finland?

The government of Finland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 24/01/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Helsinki from Athens.

How far is it from Helsinki to Athens by train?

The Helsinki to Athens train distance is approximately 1530 miles (2468 km).

What is the departure train station in Helsinki and arrival train station in Athens?

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Helsinki   and arriving in Athens.

Where is the train station in Helsinki to go to Athens? Where is the train station in Athens located?

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Helsinki and need to travel around 0.2 miles (359 m) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Athens most often arrive at Athens and need to travel around 0.7 miles (1.1 km) from this train station to the city centre.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Helsinki
Athens
The major railway station for departures from Helsinki is Helsinki. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Helsinki for your trip from Helsinki to Athens.

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