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Fly Bordeaux to Tallinn  •  7h 57m

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Tallinn (TLL) BOD - TLL

€78 - €284

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Fly Bordeaux to Helsinki, car ferry  •  11h 40m

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Helsinki (HEL) BOD - HEL
  2. Take the car ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn

€127 - €247

Train to Toulouse, fly to Tallinn  •  9h 52m

  1. Take the train from Bordeaux St Jean to Toulouse Matabiau
  2. Fly from Toulouse (TLS) to Tallinn (TLL) TLS - TLL

€100 - €341

Train, bus via Berlin  •  37h 11m

  1. Take the train from Bordeaux St Jean to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris l'Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Hbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Warszawa Zachodnia Ec
  5. Take the bus from Warsaw to Tallinn, Bus Station

€363 - €512

Train, bus  •  45h

  1. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Strasbourg Tgv
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Rīga
  3. Take the bus from Riga to Tallinn

€246 - €349

Bus  •  2 days 0h

  1. Take the bus from Bordeaux Saint-Jean to Paris 783 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris to Warsaw
  3. Take the bus from Warsaw to Tallinn, Bus Station

€138 - €188

Bus via Turin  •  2 days 12h

  1. Take the bus from Bordeaux City Centre to Torino - Bus station
  2. Take the bus from Torino to Łomża
  3. Take the bus from Łomża, Dworzec Autobusowy to Tallinn, Bus Station

€123 - €163

Drive, car train  •  39h 50m

  1. Drive from Bordeaux to Lörrach Hbf
  2. Take the car train from Lörrach Hbf to Hamburg Altona
  3. Drive from Hamburg Altona to Tallinn

Drive  •  31h 8m

  1. Drive from Bordeaux to Tallinn 3002.7 km

€330 - €480

Bordeaux to Tallinn by train, walk, subway and bus

The journey time between Bordeaux and Tallinn is around 42h 51m and covers a distance of around 3253 km. The fastest journey normally takes 42h 51m. Operated by TGV inOui, Paris Metro, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express and others, the Bordeaux to Tallinn service departs from Bordeaux St Jean and arrives in Tallinn, Bus Station. Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
42h 51m
Fastest journey time:
42h 51m
Journey distance:
3253 km
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
€363
Carbon emissions:
245 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
16:04
Last service departs at:
16:04

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bordeaux to Tallinn train, walk, subway and bus schedules

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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Estonia, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, China, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican

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Conditions of entry into Estonia from France

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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
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Yes, entry into Estonia is currently allowed from France.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Tallinn is 1247.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Tallinn is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Tallinn is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1247.

No, but conditions apply when returning to France from Estonia.

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The cheapest way to get from Bordeaux to Tallinn is to bus via Turin which costs €120 - €170 and takes 2 days 12h.

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The fastest way to get from Bordeaux to Tallinn is to fly which takes 7h 57m and costs €75 - €290.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bordeaux to Tallinn station. However, there are services departing from Bordeaux Saint-Jean and arriving at Tallinn, Bus Station via Paris and Warsaw. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 0h.

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The distance between Bordeaux and Tallinn is 2345 km. The road distance is 3002.7 km.

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The best way to get from Bordeaux to Tallinn without a car is to train and bus via Berlin which takes 37h 11m and costs €360 - €550.

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It takes approximately 7h 57m to get from Bordeaux to Tallinn, including transfers.

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Bordeaux to Tallinn bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Bordeaux Saint-Jean station.

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The best way to get from Bordeaux to Tallinn is to fly which takes 7h 57m and costs €75 - €290. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €130 - €190 and takes 2 days 0h.

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There is no direct flight from Bordeaux Airport to Tallinn Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 15m and has one stopover.

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Bordeaux to Tallinn bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Tallinn, Bus Station.

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Map of how to get from Bordeaux to Tallinn.
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  • Distance: 2344.5 km
  • Duration: 7h 57m

What companies run services between Bordeaux, France and Tallinn, Estonia?

Lufthansa, KLM and three other airlines fly from Bordeaux to Tallinn 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bordeaux to Tallinn via Paris and Warsaw in around 2 days 0h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Tallinn via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €600
Flights from Bordeaux to Helsinki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€330 - €430
Flights from Toulouse to Tallinn via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €650
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Tallinn via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8h 42m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€110 - €350
Flights from Bordeaux to Helsinki via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€200 - €270
Flights from Bordeaux to Helsinki via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€210 - €290
Flights from Toulouse to Tallinn via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€120 - €390
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Tallinn via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €350
Flights from Bordeaux to Helsinki via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€200 - €270
Flights from Toulouse to Tallinn via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €400
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Tallinn via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8h 42m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€110 - €350
Flights from Bordeaux to Tallinn via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €280
Flights from Bordeaux to Tallinn via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€110 - €360
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Helsinki via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€422 - €426
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Helsinki via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€422 - €426
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Toulouse to Tallinn via Brussels
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€120 - €390
Train operators
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Bordeaux St Jean to Toulouse Matabiau
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €65
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€30 - €45
Rail 1st Class
€40 - €65
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Bordeaux St Jean to Toulouse Matabiau
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€50 - €60
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€50 - €60
1st Class
€50 - €60
Train from Bordeaux St Jean to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€85 - €110
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€85 - €100
1st Class
€95 - €110
Train from Paris l'Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€90 - €120
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€90 - €110
1st Class
€100 - €120
Train from Bordeaux St Jean to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
5h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€140 - €200
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€140 - €170
1st Class
€160 - €200
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Paris l'Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€100 - €140
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€90 - €130
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Warszawa Zachodnia
Ave. Duration
5h 57m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€50 - €70
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
5h 34m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€260 - €470
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 911 / 240 388 – 22
Email
info@bahntouristikexpress.de
Website
bahntouristikexpress.de
Car train from Lörrach Hbf to Hamburg Altona
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Warsaw to Tallinn, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€45 - €60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bordeaux Saint-Jean to Paris
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€28 - €35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
23h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€75 - €95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Łomża, Dworzec Autobusowy to Tallinn, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
14h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bordeaux City Centre to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€17 - €22
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Bordeaux City Centre to Torino - Bus station
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€23 - €28
Website
Blablabus
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Torino to Łomża
Ave. Duration
32h 11m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€60 - €85
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
Ferry operators
Tallink
Phone
+49 (0)40 547 541 222
Email
international.sales@tallinksilja.com
Website
tallinksilja.com
Car ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€21 - €90
Website
Tallink
Vehicle
€24 - €75
Inside cabin
€55 - €75
Outside cabin
€65 - €90
Deluxe/Suite
€50 - €75
Passenger
€21 - €25

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Tallinn is 1h ahead of Bordeaux. It is currently 10:33 PM in Bordeaux and 11:33 PM in Tallinn.

Yes, the driving distance between Bordeaux to Tallinn is 3003 km. It takes approximately 31h 8m to drive from Bordeaux to Tallinn.

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KLM, Air France, easyJet and two other airlines offer flights from Bordeaux Airport to Tallinn Airport.

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Book your Bordeaux to Tallinn bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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The best way to get from Bordeaux to Bordeaux Airport is to line 1 bus which takes 33 min and costs €2.

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