Helsinki Finland

Guide to Cruise Ports and Terminals

Helsinki Finland Cruise Port

There are two cruise ship terminals in Helsinki Finland.  They are:

  1. South Harbour (4 quays); easy walking distance to the city centre (Market Square)
  2. West Harbour (2 quays); approximately 3 km to the city centre

Public Transportation

Port Shuttle

Shuttles are often available from West Harbour but cost approximately 8 euro.

Bus/Tram Service

  • Tram 1A runs from the West Terminal (Hernesaari Quay)  to downtown Helsinki (Market Square).
  • Tram 9 runs from West Terminal (Melkki Quay) to downtown Helsinki (Kaivokatu stop)

Ferry Service

A ferry service operates between West Terminal (Melkki Quay) and downtown Helsinki.

Helsinki Cruise Port
Helsinki Cruise Port (West Harbour)

Visitor Information

Helsinki Finland

Top attractions in Helsinki include the following:

  • Mannerheimintie Street (main street)
  • National Museum of Finland
  • Helsinki City Museum
  • Finish Museum of Natural History
  • Parliament House
  • Kiasma Museum (contemporary art)
  • Upenski Cathedral
  • Market Square

Map of Helsinki Cruise Ports

Helsinki South Harbor Cruise Port Map

Helsinki West Harbor Cruise Port Map

Helsinki Finland Currency

The national currency of Finland is the euro (EUR).

Weather in Helsinki Finland

Helsinki has a humid continental climate with cold winters and mild summers.  Precipitation is distributed throughout the year.

Average daily temperatures in celcius are as follows:

Month Minimum Maximum Precipitation
Jan -7 -2 52
Feb -7 -2 36
Mar -4 2 38
April 1 7 32
May 6 14 37
June 11 19 57
July 14 21 63
Aug 13 20 80
Sept 9 15 56
Oct 4 9 76
Nov 0 4 70
Dec -4 1 53

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