There are 6 ways to get from Hamburg to Tallinn by plane, train, car ferry, night 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.

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Fly  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Tallinn (TLL) HAM - TLL

$64 - $285

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Train, car ferry  •  28 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to København H Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from København H to Lund Centralstation
  3. Take the train from Lund Centralstation to Stockholm Södra station
  4. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Tallinn

$257 - $487

Night train, train, car ferry  •  31 h 19 min

  1. Take the night train from Hamburg Hbf to København H Ic
  2. Take the train from København H to Hässleholm Centralstation
  3. Take the train from Hässleholm Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
  4. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Tallinn

$276 - $521

Bus  •  31 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Hamburg to Berlin, Berlin central bus station 050 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Berlin to Rīga
  3. Take the bus from Rīga to Tallinn 920

$84 - $191

Bus, car ferry  •  33 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Hamburg to Stockholm 073
  2. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Tallinn M/S Romantika

$212 - $384

Drive  •  19 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Hamburg to Tallinn 1033.9 miles

$210 - $320

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hamburg to Tallinn is to fly which costs 55€ - 250€ and takes 4 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hamburg to Tallinn is to fly which costs 55€ - 250€ and takes 4 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hamburg to Tallinn. However, there are services departing from Hamburg and arriving at Tallinn via Berlin and Rīga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 30 min.

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The distance between Hamburg and Tallinn is 1111 km. The road distance is 1654.3 km.

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Tallinn without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 28 h 31 min and costs 220€ - 430€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 14 min to get from Hamburg to Tallinn, including transfers.

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Hamburg to Tallinn bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Hamburg station.

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Tallinn is to fly which takes 4 h 14 min and costs 55€ - 250€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 70€ - 170€ and takes 31 h 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Hamburg to Tallinn.
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  • Distance: 694.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 14 min

What companies run services between Hamburg, Germany and Tallinn, Estonia?

LOT, Finnair and two other airlines fly from Hamburg to Tallinn 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hamburg to Tallinn via Berlin, Berlin central bus station, Berlin, and Rīga in around 31 h 30 min.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Hamburg to Tallinn via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Hamburg to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Hamburg to Tallinn via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Hamburg to Tallinn via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Lund Centralstation
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Hässleholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from København H to Lund Centralstation
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$9 - $13
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$13 - $18
2nd Class Refundable
$13 - $18
1st Class Refundable
$17 - $24
Train from Lund Centralstation to Stockholm Södra station
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $120
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $70
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$80 - $110
2nd Class Refundable
$80 - $120
1st Class Refundable
$110 - $170
Train from København H to Hässleholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$14 - $20
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$22 - $30
2nd Class Refundable
$22 - $35
1st Class Refundable
$30 - $45
Train from Hässleholm Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$45 - $65
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$75 - $100
2nd Class Refundable
$75 - $110
1st Class Refundable
$100 - $150
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Hamburg to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hamburg to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Berlin to Rīga
Ave. Duration
21 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $95
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
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Berlin ZOB to Riga
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Website
eurolines.de
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 Stockholm to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $280
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$217
Vehicle
$223
Cabin
$274

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