Car Hire Helsinki Vantaa Airport
Find your perfect car hire at Helsinki Vantaa AirportYou have arrived at Finland’s vibrant southern heart, so waste no time in exploring its cutting-edge capital and vast surrounding landscapes. Collect your hire car from Helsinki Vantaa Airport and take to the road for a fascinating journey that can be as lively or tranquil as you desire.
From ancient cathedrals, hedonistic amusement parks and arty museums, to intriguing medieval towns and stunning national parks, the chest of cultural and historic treats is bottomless.
The undiscovered roads of Finland are yours. Which way will you steer first?
Plan your journey from Helsinki Vantaa AirportDrive for just half an hour down route 45 and you’ll arrive at the diverse city of Helsinki, offering a refreshing range of modern amenities, numerous cultural attractions and a dash of Finnish flair.
Start your tour with the beautiful Helsinki Cathedral, an impressive building designed in the 19th century by architect Carl Ludwig Engel. This five-domed spectacle is a popular attraction and a famous part of the city skyline.
Those in search of art and culture should head to the Ateneum Art Museum, home to an expansive collection of works from the 1750s to the 1950s. You can enjoy the museum at your leisure, opt for a guided tour or take part in an interactive workshop.
Entertain the kids (and all other children at heart) with a trip to Linnanmäki Amusement Park. Opened in 1950, it offers a selection of rides – from carousels and chair swing roundabouts to a 50-year-old wooden rollercoaster.
If the sun is shining, spend a few hours in Esplanade Park, an attractive stretch of peaceful greenery where both locals and visitors relax and enjoy the historic surroundings. The park also hosts numerous concerts and events during the summer months.
Just across from the park, head over to Market Square in the South Harbour where you’ll find a bustling market selling traditional snacks, handicrafts and souvenirs.
Helsinki and vibrant south Finland await ... Step inside your Avis hire car to start your adventure.
Beyond Helsinki Vantaa AirportSouthern Finland is a delight to explore. With the vibrant city of Helsinki at its heart, the surrounding area offers picture-perfect villages, beautiful landscapes and crystal clear lakes. Sightseeing and nightlife, peace and tranquility – you can find it all during your Finish road trip.
Navigate just 35 minutes north from Helsinki Vantaa Airport and you’ll arrive in Järvenpää, the hometown of world-famous composer Jean Sibelius. Set in beautiful surroundings next to Lake Tuusula, a tour of his house and gardens is a must.
Head northeast along the E18 from Helsinki Vantaa Airport and an hour later you’ll be transported back in time in the medieval town of Porvoo. This small but fascinating destination is a popular day trip from Helsinki and famous for its unusual port warehouses. Explore Porvoo Cathedral and the Old Town Hall, and satisfy your sweet tooth with a visit to the chocolate factory.
Nuuksio National Park
If you’d rather escape the bustle, head west from the airport on the E18 and just 40 minutes later you’ll arrive at the natural wonderland of Nuuksio National Park. With a beautiful lake, numerous waking trails and excellent facilities (including huts to rent and cooking shelters), it’s the ideal place to connect with nature. See if you can catch a rare glimpse of the illusive flying squirrel.
All this and more is waiting for you. Just pick up the keys to your hire car at Helsinki Vantaa Airport and drive.