Smoking at Helsinki-Vantaa Airport (HEL)

Airport Rating


Before and After Security Smoking

Smoking is only permitted in designated areas outside the terminals.

There are several smoking areas in the airport located near to all the gates.

Terminal 1:

Smoking area are at gate 12 in departures area.

There is a smoking area behind gate 19 in Terminal T1. Feedback from Tomas on the 18th April 2018.

Terminal 2:

There's also a smoking area at terminal 2 between gate 18 and 19 near a wc. Feedback from Sean on the 8th October 2017.

There is a smoking room behind the Burger king after you go through the passport control at terminal 2, between gates 34 and 36.

Also, the area "opposite gate 29" is upstairs, just to the left of the Irish Bar, just after the toilets. Feedback from Adam, 16th June 2017.

T2 opposite Gate 29, photo and info below provided by Michael F. on the 31st May 2017.

Between gates 34-36, photo below. Info and photo provided by Michael F. on the 18th September 2017.

The Finnair and Gateway lounges also have smoking areas

There are two smoking areas near baggage reclaim.

Images of Smoke Areas

Helsinki Vantaa Airport T2 opposite Gate 29, photo provided by Michael F. on the 31st May 2017.

helsinki smoking area 

Helsinki Airport T2 between gates 34-36

Further Information

Terminal map 

Official Website