There are 4 ways to get from Helsinki to Estonia by ferry, car ferry or plane

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

Ferry  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn

$30 - $45

3 alternative options

Car ferry Tallink  •  2 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn M/S Superstar

$55 - $220

Car ferry St Peters Line  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn

Fly  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Tallinn (TLL) HEL - TLL

$68 - $143

What companies run services between Helsinki, Finland and Estonia?

Finnair flies from Helsinki to Kesklinn every 3 hours.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Helsinki to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Ferry operators
ferry
Ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
eckeroline.fi
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
$55 - $220
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$44 - $45
Vehicle
$45 - $47
Cabin
$57
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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Helsinki to Estonia?

The distance between Helsinki and Estonia is 159 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Helsinki to Estonia?

The cheapest way to get from Helsinki to Estonia is to ferry which costs 27€ - 35€ and takes 1 h 40 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Helsinki to Estonia?

The quickest way to get from Helsinki to Estonia is to ferry which takes 1 h 40 min and costs 27€ - 35€.

Is there a direct ferry between Helsinki and Estonia?

Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Helsinki and arriving at Tallinn. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 40 min.

How long does it take to get from Helsinki to Estonia?

The ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn takes 1 h 40 min including transfers and departs five times a day.