There are 6 ways to get from Helsinki to Narva by ferry, train, car ferry, bus, car or plane

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Ferry, train  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
  2. Take the train from Tallinn to Narva Elr22 / ...

$52 - $59

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Ferry, bus  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Take the ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
  2. Take the bus from Tallinna bussijaam to Energia 363

$42 - $49

4 alternative options

Carferry, bus  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the carferry from Helsinki to Tallinn M/S Superstar, M/S Baltic Queen, M/S Star
  2. Take the bus from Tallinna bussijaam to Peetri plats 906

$63 - $223

Carferry, drive  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the carferry from Helsinki to Tallinn M/S Superstar, M/S Baltic Queen, M/S Star
  2. Drive from Tallinn to Narva

$63 - $245

Fly to Tallinn, train  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Tallinn (TLL) HEL - TLL
  2. Take the train from Ülemiste to Narva

$77 - $152

Fly to Tartu, bus  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Tartu (TAY) HEL - TAY
  2. Take the bus from Tartu bussijaam to Peetri plats

$127 - $404

Questions & Answers

The distance between Helsinki and Narva is 202 km.

The best way to get from Helsinki to Narva without a car is to ferry and train which takes 5 h 47 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 47 min to get from Helsinki to Narva, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Helsinki Airport to Tallinn Airport is the direct flight which takes 30 min.

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Finnair offers flights from Helsinki Airport to Tallinn Airport.

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There are 133+ hotels available in Narva. Prices start at $31 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Helsinki to Helsinki Airport is to bus which takes 27 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Helsinki to Narva.
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  • Distance: 126.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 47 min

What companies run services between Helsinki, Finland and Narva, Estonia?

There is no direct connection from Helsinki to Narva. However, you can take the ferry to Tallinn, take the walk to Mere puiestee, take the line 2 tram to Balti jaam, take the walk to Tallinn, then take the train to Narva. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Helsinki to Narva via Tallinn, Reisisadam, Bussijaam, and Tallinna bussijaam in around 6 h 4 min.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Helsinki to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Helsinki to Tartu
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Train operators
Elron
Website
elron.ee
Train from Tallinn to Narva
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
elron.ee
Train from Ülemiste to Narva
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
elron.ee
Bus operators
Lux Express
Taisto Liinid OÜ
Website
taisto.ee
Bus from Tallinna bussijaam to Energia
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
taisto.ee
Peatus Estonia
Website
peatus.ee
Bus from Tartu bussijaam to Peetri plats
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
peatus.ee
Ferry operators
Tallink
Phone
+49 (0)40 547 541 222
Email
international.sales@tallinksilja.com
Website
tallink.com
Car ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$39 - $42
Vehicle
$40 - $43
Cabin
$51
Viking Line
Phone
+358 9 123 575
Website
vikingline.fi
Car ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
vikingline.fi
Passenger
$41
Vehicle
$31
St Peters Line
Eckeroline
Ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
eckeroline.fi

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