Japan Airlines to start Helsinki-Tokyo

Airline to commence stalled route from July

Japan Airlines will start operating a route between Tokyo Narita and Helsinki on July 1 this year, with daily flights between the two capitals. Originally the opening of the route was timed for February but it was postponed due to the grounding of Boeing’s 787 Dreamliner aircraft.
This means that Helsinki Airport will have four flights a day to Japan from July as Finnair also operates daily flights to Tokyo. Osaka and Nagoya are also on Finnair’s list of daily destinations.
Helsinki Airport is Europe’s fourth biggest airport regarding air traffic between Japan and Europe.
TTG Nordic
[photo courtesy oneworld]


Check Also

Scandic Helsinki Airport, open, Helsinki, cell, meeting, jail, prison, Finland, MICE, forest, police, operations

Hold a meeting in a former airport jail cell

At the just-opened Scandic Helsinki Airport, the meeting rooms used to be cells for the airport police.

Finnair, Asia, frequencies, flights, Japan, Japan Airlines, Helsinki, Europe, routes, Malaga, Lisbon, Tokyo, Geneva, Nagoya, Alicante

Finnair adds Japan and Europe flights

Additional frequencies are being laid on for the upcoming winter season.

Helsinki Airport, management, HEL, director, Finavia, appointment, Joni Sundelin, Ville Haapasaari, port, airport, head, chief

Helsinki Airport gets a new director

Joni Sundelin has been appointed from within the Finnish airport operator Finavia.

Helsinki airport, HEL, business travel, best airports, Copenhagen, Oulu, food, security, speed

Helsinki best airport in world – according to Finns

Around 550 Finnish business travellers are asked what their favourite airports are and why.

British Airways, BA, Iberia, American Airlines, Finnair, oneworld, transatlantic, routes, flights, basic economy, seating, rules

Transatlantic oneworld flights add basic economy

British Airways, American Airlines, Iberia and Finnair will launch a new ‘basic’ fare on some transatlantic flights.

Finavia, HEL, transport, Helsinki airport, multimodal, travel, rail, ferry, St Petersburg, information

Multimodal travel centre planned at HEL

Helsinki Airport’s future travel centre will be a “large entity” matching different modes of transport.