Helsinki Airport consistently ranks among the best airports in the world and serves around 350 flights a day to locations around the world, including 25 direct flights a week to China. Helsinki Airport is located about 20 kilometres from Espoo and it takes around half an hour to reach Espoo by car. There is a convenient train+metro connection to the confrence venue through Helsinki main railway station.
There are daily ferry services to Helsinki from Tallinn, Estonia by Tallink Silja Line, Viking Line and Eckerö Line, and Stockholm, Sweden by Tallink Silja Line and Viking Line. Helsinki can also be reached by ferry from Germany by Finnlines and Russia by St. Peter Line.
There are excellent train connections to Helsinki from all major towns in Finland as well as Lapland. There is also a daily train service from St. Petersburg and Moscow in Russia.
Public transport in Espoo and Helsinki:
The capital region has a well working public transport system (HSL) consisting of bus, tram, metro, local railway and ferry services. With a single ticket you can hop aboard trams, busses, the metro and even the ferry to Suomenlinna. Single tickets can be purchased from ticket machines, R-kiosks and other HSL sales points or by using the HSL mobile application.