Nairobi to Helsinki flights from £456

Flights starting at £456. Choose between Finnair, Turkish Airlines, or Lufthansa to find the best price.

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Tips to know when travelling to Helsinki

Travelers usually depart from Jomo Kenyatta International, or Wilson when they travel from Nairobi to Helsinki. Book your trip to arrive at Helsinki, Helsinki - Huopalahti, Helsinki Train Station, or Helsinki-Pasila. The most popular airlines for this route are Finnair, Turkish Airlines, Lufthansa, Kenya Airways, and Qatar Airways. Nairobi and Helsinki have 401 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Helsinki, consider visiting Temppeliaukion Kirkko, and Old Town of Tallinn.

Check-in for a flight from Nairobi to Helsinki

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
FinnairFINAYYes0
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Turkish AirlinesTHYTKYes0
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LufthansaDLHLHYes0
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Kenya AirwaysKQAKQYesNo
Qatar AirwaysQTRQRYes0
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Finland COVID-19 travel restrictions

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  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results required
  • No quarantine required
Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in Finland – 08/2022
Your trip summary

Most travelers from Kenya can enter Finland, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results required
  • No quarantine required
Visa requirements
  • Visitor visa
Additional information
  • Masks are recommended in public

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers
  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test required for vaccinated travelers
  • No quarantine required
Visa requirements
  • Visitor visa
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for Kenya
  • Mandatory health surveillance form
Additional information
  • Masks are mandatory in certain settings

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in Finland in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

What are the most popular routes to and from Nairobi?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Nairobi and Mombasa, Malindi, Ukunda, Kisumu, Entebbe, Eldoret, London, Lamu, Melbourne, Perth, Dublin, Zanzibar, Dar es Salaam, Sydney, Mumbai, Juba, Maasai Mara, Kigali, Addis Ababa, Durban.
What are the most popular routes to and from Helsinki?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Helsinki and London, Dublin, Manchester, Edinburgh, Athens, Amsterdam, Toronto, Malta, Manila, Rovaniemi, Tallinn, Brussels, Berlin, Oslo, Reykjavik, Bristol, Vienna, Thessaloniki, Montreal, Glasgow.
Which airports are there in Nairobi?
Nairobi is mainly served by Jomo Kenyatta International. But there are other airports nearby, including Wilson.
What airports are near Nairobi?
The main airport in Nairobi is Jomo Kenyatta International. It is also served by Arusha, Nanyuki, Amboseli.
What airports are near Helsinki?
The main airport in Helsinki is Helsinki. It is also served by Tallinn, Turku, Tampere–Pirkkala, Lappeenranta.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Nairobi and Helsinki?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Nairobi and Helsinki thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Nairobi and Helsinki can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
Virtual Interlining provides a revolutionary way of traveling. You can combine different modes of transport like flights, trains, and buses into one itinerary. And this often saves money. Thanks to the world's largest carrier database, the Kiwi.com search function enables anyone to mix and match different modes of transport easily.
Which airlines fly between Nairobi and Helsinki?
Currently, you can fly between Nairobi and Helsinki with Finnair, Turkish Airlines, Lufthansa, Kenya Airways, Qatar Airways.
When's the best time to travel between Nairobi and Helsinki?
If you don’t have specific dates for your trip between Nairobi and Helsinki, you can enter a date range into the departure and return fields. Most carriers on the Kiwi.com website allow you to search and book up to six months from the day of your search. Order the search results by the best, cheapest, or fastest route, or find the cheapest outbound and return combination in the pricing table.
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