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There are 8 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Tallinn by plane, ferry, train, bus, night train 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.

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Fly to Tallinn  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Tallinn (TLL) FRA - TLL

$82 - $188

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Fly to Helsinki, ferry  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Helsinki (HEL) FRA - HEL
  2. Take the ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn

$131 - $272

Train, bus  •  28 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to München Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf M / ...
  3. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Villach Hbf Ec / ...
  4. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Udine Rex / ...
  5. Take the bus from Udine Autostazione to Tallinn

$273 - $425

Bus Eurolines IT  •  32 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Venice, Venice Mestre N277
  2. Take the bus from Mestre Via Ca' Marcello to Tallinn

$175 - $260

Bus Ecolines  •  37 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Rīga 847406
  2. Take the bus from Rīga to Tallinn 800703 / ...

$103 - $178

Train, night train  •  44 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice
  2. Take the night train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Moskva Belorusskaja D
  3. Take the train from Moscow, Leningradsky Station to Tallinn

$288 - $444

Train, drive  •  24 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Süd to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Lüneburg Ice / ...
  3. Drive from Lüneburg to Tallinn

$278 - $466

Drive  •  21 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Tallinn 1178.1 miles

$240 - $360

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The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Tallinn is to fly which costs 70€ - 170€ and takes 4 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Tallinn is to fly which costs 70€ - 170€ and takes 4 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt am Main station to Tallinn. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station and arriving at Tallinn via Mestre Via Ca' Marcello. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 h 25 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Tallinn is 1454 km. The road distance is 1885 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Tallinn without a car is to train and bus which takes 28 h 52 min and costs 230€ - 370€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 51 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Tallinn, including transfers.

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Frankfurt am Main to Tallinn bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Tallinn is to fly which takes 4 h 51 min and costs 70€ - 170€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 150€ - 230€ and takes 32 h 25 min.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Tallinn Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 20 min.

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Frankfurt am Main to Tallinn bus services, operated by Eurolines IT, arrive at Tallinn station.

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  • Distance: 909 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 51 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Tallinn, Estonia?

Lufthansa, Finnair and four other airlines fly from Frankfurt am Main to Tallinn hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Tallinn via Venice, Venice Mestre and Mestre Via Ca' Marcello in around 32 h 25 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Tallinn via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Frankfurt to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $460
Flights from Frankfurt to Helsinki via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $460
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Tallinn via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Frankfurt to Tallinn via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Helsinki via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $390
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Tallinn via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Flights from Frankfurt to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $490
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Helsinki via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Tallinn via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Frankfurt to Helsinki via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Helsinki via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Night train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Moskva Belorusskaja
Ave. Duration
22 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Süd to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Lüneburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
Train from Villach Hbf to Udine
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Villach Hbf to Udine
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Go Rail
Website
gorail.ee
Train from Moscow, Leningradsky Station to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
15 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
gorail.ee
Seating
$60 - $70
3rd Class (open sleeping)
$85 - $100
2nd Class (coupe)
$105 - $115
1st Class (SV coupe)
$210 - $230
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Süd station to Kassel, Kassel Wilhelmshöhe station
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Bus operators
Eurolines IT
Phone
+39 0861 199 1900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
eurolines.it
Bus from Udine Autostazione to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
15 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Schedules at
eurolines.it
Bus from Mestre Via Ca' Marcello to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
17 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Schedules at
eurolines.it
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Venice, Venice Mestre
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Frankfurt to Rīga
Ave. Duration
31 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$85 - $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

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Tallinn is 1 h ahead of Frankfurt am Main. It is currently 7:26 AM in Frankfurt am Main and 8:26 AM in Tallinn.

Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt am Main to Tallinn is 1885 km. It takes approximately 21 h 32 min to drive from Frankfurt am Main to Tallinn.

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LOT, Finnair, Lufthansa and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Tallinn Airport.

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There are 837+ hotels available in Tallinn. Prices start at $50 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Frankfurt Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs 9€ - 14€.

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