Skip to content
Visit Tampere
Search the site

Tampere-Pirkkala Airport

Tampere Airport, officially Tampere-Pirkkala Airport, is the second largest international airport in Finland as almost 100% of its passengers are travelling internationally. In total passenger numbers it is the fourth biggest in Finland.

The airport is located approximately 17 km away from the city center of Tampere, and it is easy to reach from the west and the north, too. Transportation connections make it ideal from all directions.

Year-round there are daily flight connections to Stockholm, Sweden and Helsinki, Finland and several flights a week to Riga, Latvia. Additionally, there are all-year-round flights to Stansted, London, UK. Tampere-Pirkkala is very important for the region’s economy and an important connection point to Europe. Tampere Airport is a joint airfield, which serves both civil and military aviation.

Notice: Covid-19 might affect flights to and from Tampere-Pirkkala.


There are two passenger terminals in use at Tampere-Pirkkala Airport.

Charter flights: Check the terminal with your tour operator or travel agent.

T1 terminal: The main terminal
Airlines: SAS, Finnair and airBaltic
Open: 06.30 am – 11 pm

T2 terminal:
Airlines: Ryanair
Open: Terminal is opened approximately 2 hours before flight departure.


Flights from Tampere

Scandinavian Airlines (SAS), Finnair and airBaltic are operating flights to Tampere year-round from Stockholm, Arlanda, Helsinki-Vantaa and Riga, Latvia. Flights to Stansted, London, are offered by low cost airline Ryanair.

Additionally there are several charter flights operated by different carriers.