There are 6 ways to get from Budapest to Tallinn by plane, car ferry, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Tallinn  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Tallinn (TLL) BUD - TLL

$87 - $213

5 alternative options

Fly to Helsinki, car ferry  •  8 h 33 min

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

$127 - $411

Train, bus  •  26 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Udine Rj
  3. Take the bus from Udine Autostazione to Tallinn

$225 - $336

Bus Eurolines IT  •  26 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapešť, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér to Vídeň, U2 Stadion, Busterminal Stadioncenter, Engerthstrasse Rj
  2. Take the bus from Vídeň, U2 Stadion, Busterminal Stadioncenter, Engerthstrasse to Udine, Autostaz. Viale Europa Unita Rj
  3. Take the bus from Udine Autostazione to Tallinn

$144 - $201

Bus Ecolines  •  38 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest Népliget to Riga
  2. Take the bus from Rīga to Tallinn 800703 / ...

$104 - $186

Drive  •  21 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Tallinn 1155.4 miles

$200 - $300

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Tallinn is to fly which costs 24 000 Ft - 60 000 Ft and takes 7 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Tallinn is to fly which takes 7 h 3 min and costs 24 000 Ft - 60 000 Ft.

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The distance between Budapest and Tallinn is 1379 km. The road distance is 1849 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 3 min to get from Budapest to Tallinn, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Tallinn. However, there are services departing from Budapešť, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér and arriving at Tallinn via Vídeň, U2 Stadion, Busterminal Stadioncenter, Engerthstrasse and Udine Autostazione. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 15 min.

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What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Tallinn, Estonia?

Finnair, Lufthansa and 13 other airlines fly from Budapest to Tallinn hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Budapest to Tallinn via Vídeň, U2 Stadion, Busterminal Stadioncenter, Engerthstrasse, Udine, Autostaz. Viale Europa Unita, and Udine Autostazione in around 26 h 15 min.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Budapest to Tallinn via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $400
Flights from Budapest to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Tallinn via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Budapest to Tallinn via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $390
Flights from Budapest to Helsinki via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Budapest to Tallinn via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $390
Flights from Budapest to Tallinn via Krakow, Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $390
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Budapest to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $360
Flights from Budapest to Helsinki via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $420
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Budapest to Tallinn via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Budapest to Tallinn via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Tallinn via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to Tallinn via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $490
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Budapest to Tallinn via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Budapest to Helsinki via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Udine
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Budapešť, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér to Vídeň, U2 Stadion, Busterminal Stadioncenter, Engerthstrasse
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Bus from Vídeň, U2 Stadion, Busterminal Stadioncenter, Engerthstrasse to Udine, Autostaz. Viale Europa Unita
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Budapest Népliget to Riga
Ave. Duration
31 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Temptrans
Website
temptrans.ee
Bus from Riga to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
temptrans.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
$41 - $43
Vehicle
$42 - $44
Cabin
$54
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