Skip navigation

Check-list for passengers: Check these before arriving at the airport

Article published
27.5.2020 at 10:11
Kaksi matkustjaa turvatarkastuksessa maskit naamalla
Air travellers should take care of good hand and coughing hygiene, wear masks, and keep a safe distance from other passengers and airport staff. Do not travel, if you are sick.

Please read the following instructions before travelling.

Take care of good hygiene

  • Wash your hands often, use hand sanitizer and take care of good coughing hygiene.
  • Use a mask at the airport, and bring enough masks for your entire trip.
  • Please keep a safe distance from other passengers and airport staff.

Prepare for your travels

  • Prepare for your return to Finland in advance, and read THL's travel instructions. You may need to stay in quarantine upon your return.
  • Complete your check-in online, pack your baggage correctly and see which services are open at the airport.
  • Please follow all instructions and materials provided by authorities and airport staff.

When arriving to Finland

  • You will be given THL's COVID-19 instructions upon arrival. If you are given a quarantine recommendation, you must quarantine for a total of 14 days and use a car or taxi when leaving the airport.
  • If you suspect COVID-19, please reach out to the health information point. At Helsinki Airport, health officials will assess if COVID-19 testing is neccessary. At other airports, you will find proper contact information.
  • If you are arriving to Helsinki Airport, ask the person picking you up to wait in the parking hall, or meet you at Terminal 1 Arriving Hall.

Air travel during COVID-19

How to travel at an airport