The cheapest times to fly from LED to HEL are

  • early to mid July
  • October 22nd to June 3rd (except the weeks of November 26th, December 24th, January 1st, February 5th, February 19th, April 2nd, and April 9th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from LED to HEL is early to mid July. Prices can be as high as $238 for Friday flights during early to mid June, or as low as $167 for Tuesday flights around early to mid July.


When to Fly to Helsinki

Flying from St. Petersburg (LED) to Helsinki (HEL) will usually cost between $167 to $211 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid July with an average ticket price of $167. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid June, with an average price of $220. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $53 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $172 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LED to HEL flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the LED to HEL route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

LED to HEL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LED to HEL flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Saint Petersburg. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.58, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Helsinki, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Saint Petersburg. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $7 (4%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $174. Return trip prices are from the HEL to LED flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from LED to HEL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 19 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from LED to HEL? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 22 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Aeroflot, Air Baltic, Air France, Air Serbia, Austrian, Belavia, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Croatia, CSA, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, S7, SAS, Singapore Airlines, Smartwings, Turkish Airlines, Vueling, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Helsinki Vantaa Airport to Pulkovo Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 186 miles or 299 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from LED to HEL?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LED to HEL flight is about 1 hour 19 minutes.

How many flights go between St. Petersburg and Helsinki?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 78 available flights from LED to HEL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LED
Origination airport name Pulkovo Airport
City St. Petersburg
Country Russia
Latitude 59.8
Longitude 30.3

Return Airport

Destination code HEL
Destination airport name Helsinki Vantaa Airport
City Helsinki
Country Finland
Latitude 60.3
Longitude 25


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