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Fares from $183 One Way, $404 Round Trip from Chicago to Helsinki

Prices starting at $404 for return flights and $183 for one-way flights to Helsinki were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Route Information for Flights from Chicago to Helsinki

Origin Airport IATA CodeCHI
Destination Airport IATA CodeHEL
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Sep 2, 2018

Great flight we will fly with them again

Jul 19, 2018

Thank you for making the flight as easy as possible.

May 6, 2018

Very smooth flight. I know the crew does not control this....

Apr 30, 2018

Finding the checkin counter at O'Hare was confusing because the signage was not clearly displayed.

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Airports in Chicago

The city of Chicago is primarily served by two international airports. Travelers looking for low-fare flights from Chicago can use Orbitz.com to find flights from both O'Hare and Midway. O'Hare International Airport is located approximately 17 miles northwest of downtown Chicago. Midway International Airport is located on the city's southwest side, approximately eight miles from Chicago's Loop. O'Hare serves as a hub for American Airlines and United Airlines, and Midway is a hub for Southwest Airlines.

Chicago Airport Parking

Daily, hourly, and valet parking are available at O'Hare. Rates vary from $2.00 to $10.00 per hour. An economy parking lot is also available at a rate of $2.00 per hour. Similar parking options and rates apply at Midway.

Chicago Airport Transportation

There are numerous transportation options for getting to and from both O'Hare and Midway. O'Hare can be accessed via regional trains, buses, and local mass transit lines. The CTA Blue Line offers a fast and convenient transportation option to and from this airport. Midway is served by the CTA Orange Line. Car rental services are available at both airports, and travelers can quickly book car rental services at either airport using Orbitz.com.

Chicago Airport Restaurants

Both O'Hare and Midway offer a variety of restaurant options for travelers. Restaurants located in both airports include Starbuck's Coffee, Chicago Style Hot Dogs, McDonald's, Auntie Anne's, Chili's, Cinnabon, and Dunkin Donuts, making it easy for visitors to grab a quick breakfast, snack, or meal. By using Orbitz.com, travelers can quickly and easily find low-fare flights from Chicago.

Airports in Helsinki

If you are looking for cheap flights to Helsinki, check out Orbitz.com. It will search for the best sales available. The Helsinki Airport provides domestic and international service and is located 12 miles north of the downtown area. It has two terminals and three runways.

Transportation From the Airport

Car rental companies at the airport are located in the corridor between terminals T1 and T2. Check to see if your hotel offers a shuttle from the airport. Helsinki also has a bus system. Taxis are available, and the fare to the center of the city costs roughly 35-40€. Orbitz.com can help you with more than just air tickets. When you check out flights to Helsinki, you can check the prices of budget car rentals at the same time.

Weather in Helsinki

Helsinki has a variety of weather. Average temperatures in the summer are in the 60s and highs are in the 70s. Spring and fall are generally mild. Winter is cold, with average temperatures in the 20s. Winters can also be snowy. In the summer, Helsinki has extremely long daylight hours, with up to 19 hours of sunlight.

Helsinki's Major Attractions

Helsinki is home to many tourist attractions. Museums include the Ateneum Art Museum and the Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma. The Helsinki Zoo is one of the oldest zoos in the world and includes over 200 animals. The Linnanmäki amusement park has rides for people of all ages. When you are planning a trip, check Orbitz.com for the best cheap flights to Helsinki.

Flights from Chicago to Helsinki - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Chicago to Helsinki?

You'll need to break up the journey from Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) to Helsinki (HEL-Vantaa) because there are no direct flights on this route. Lufthansa, United Airlines and British Airways offer the next best thing — a flight with only one stopover.

What is the shortest flight from Chicago to Helsinki?

Pick a good seat, because you'll be planted on it for at least 9 hours and 15 minutes. This is the fastest possible flight time from Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) to Helsinki (HEL-Vantaa)

What airlines fly from Chicago to Helsinki most frequently?
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Helsinki?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Helsinki have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to Helsinki with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Helsinki without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.