What is S-Card?
The distance from the airport to our hotel is approximately 25 kilometres. In addition to using your own car, you can get here by choosing any of the following options.
1) Train + metro
P and I trains depart from the airport railway station. Select either one: both will take you to the Helsinki central railway station. You can buy your ticket from a ticket vending machine at the airport. Select "seutu (regional)" as the ticket type. The ticket is valid for 80 minutes, during which time you will need to make it to Tapiola so that you can use the same ticket on the metro. The trip from the airport to Helsinki takes approximately 32 minutes.
From the railway station, you can enter metro. You need to get a metrotrain which goes to either Tapiola or Matinkylä. Hop off when you reach Tapiola station. Both of these metrotrains comes to Tapiola. From metro go up with escalators and when you are out turn right. Our hotel is right behind AINOA shopping center.
2) Airport Taxi
Airport taxis carry passengers to different destinations. You can recognise them from their black and yellow colour and the text Airport Taxi on their side. The service point is located in terminal 2A, next to the currency exchange. More information about Airport Taxi services and prices is available at https://airporttaxi.fi/.
3) Regular taxi
The airport taxi station is located right next to the exit. A taxi ride to our hotel takes 25–40 minutes, depending on traffic, and costs €45–50.