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There are 5 ways to get from Copenhagen to Estonia by plane, train, car ferry, 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  •  3h 52m

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Tallinn (TLL) CPH - TLL

€52 - €161

4 alternative options

Train, car ferry  •  22h 53m

  1. Take the train from København H to Lund Centralstation
  2. Take the train from Lund Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
  3. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Tallinn

€132 - €272

Bus, car ferry  •  30h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen Central Bus Station to Stockholm Central Bus Station Bucuresti - Stockholm
  2. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Tallinn

€176 - €188

Bus  •  38h 16m

  1. Take the bus from København to Warsaw
  2. Take the bus from Warsaw to Tallinn, Bus Station N1229

€86 - €115

Drive, car ferry  •  34h 18m

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Stockholm
  2. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Kolera-allas
  3. Drive from Kolera-allas to Tallinn

€488 - €568

Copenhagen to Estonia by train, subway, bus and car ferry

The journey time between Copenhagen and Estonia is around 22h 38m and covers a distance of around 1089 km. The fastest journey normally takes 22h 38m. Operated by Öresundståg, Swedish Railways (SJ), Snälltåget and others, the Copenhagen to Estonia service departs from København H and arrives in Tallinn. Typically seven services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
22h 38m
Fastest journey time:
22h 38m
Journey distance:
1089 km
Services per week:
7
Cheapest price:
€154
Carbon emissions:
104 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
11:07
Last service departs at:
11:07

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Copenhagen to Estonia train, subway, bus and car ferry schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Denmark → Estonia
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International entry into Estonia from Denmark

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Denmark
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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

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside Estonia with the above exceptions

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Conditions of entry into Estonia from Denmark

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This applies to arrivals from Denmark
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This applies to arrivals from Belgium, Denmark and France
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 result is required for quarantine release
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Cyprus, Greece, Ireland, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, United Kingdom and United States
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in Estonia

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Considerations leaving from Denmark

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Estonia from Denmark.

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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 Estonia is 1247.

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

The social distance requirement in Estonia is 2 metres.

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

No, returning to Denmark from Estonia is currently allowed.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 29 Jul 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: European Union.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Copenhagen to Estonia is to bus which costs 600 kr - 900 kr and takes 38h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Copenhagen to Estonia is to fly which costs 380 kr - 1200 kr and takes 3h 52m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Copenhagen to Estonia. However, there are services departing from København and arriving at Hobujaama via Warsaw and Bussijaam. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38h 16m.

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The distance between Copenhagen and Estonia is 840 km.

The best way to get from Copenhagen to Estonia without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 22h 53m and costs 950 kr - 2100 kr.

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It takes approximately 3h 52m to get from Copenhagen to Estonia, including transfers.

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Copenhagen to Estonia bus services, operated by Sindbad, depart from København station.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Estonia is to fly which takes 3h 52m and costs 380 kr - 1200 kr. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 600 kr - 900 kr and takes 38h 16m.

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The quickest flight from Copenhagen Airport to Tallinn Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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

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Map of how to get from Copenhagen to Estonia.
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  • Distance: 839.6 km
  • Duration: 3h 52m

What companies run services between Copenhagen, Denmark and Estonia?

Air Baltic, Scandinavian Airlines and Finnair fly from Copenhagen to Kesklinn 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Copenhagen to Tallinn via Warsaw, Tallinn, Bus Station, and Bussijaam in around 38h 16m.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€70 - €450
Flights from Copenhagen to Tallinn via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €450
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€45 - €240
Flights from Copenhagen to Tallinn via Riga
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €240
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Tallinn via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €360
Train operators
Öresundståg
Phone
0771-77 77 11
Email
bokningssupporten@oresundstag.se
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Lund Centralstation
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
Öresundståg
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Lund Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€50 - €70
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
€50 - €65
2nd Class Ticket
€55 - €70
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Lund Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€28 - €35
Website
Snälltåget
Bus operators
Comati PSG
Phone
0040 723 450 475
Email
info@comati-psg.ro
Website
comati-psg.ro
Bus from Copenhagen Central Bus Station to Stockholm Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€85 - €100
Website
Comati PSG
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
Ferry operators
Tallink
Phone
+49 (0)40 547 541 222
Email
international.sales@tallinksilja.com
Website
tallinksilja.com
Car ferry from Stockholm to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€85 - €180
Website
Tallink
Vehicle
€75 - €140
Inside cabin
€85 - €110
Outside cabin
€130 - €180
Deluxe/Suite
€310 - €430
St Peters Line
Phone
+49 611 140 22 02
Website
stpeterline.com
Car ferry from Stockholm to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€84
Website
St Peters Line
Passenger
€84
Vehicle
€61
Car ferry from Stockholm to Kolera-allas
Ave. Duration
18h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€323
Website
St Peters Line
Car
€90
Passenger
€323

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More Questions & Answers

Estonia is 1h ahead of Copenhagen. It is currently 3:11 AM in Copenhagen and 4:11 AM in Estonia.

Finnair, Air Baltic and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Copenhagen Airport to Tallinn Airport.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Copenhagen Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs 45 kr - 65 kr.

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