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There are 3 ways to get from Helsinki to Tallinn by ferry, car ferry or plane

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Ferry  •  1h 40m

  1. Take the ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn

$30 - $40

2 alternative options

Car ferry  •  2h

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

$50 - $200

Fly  •  2h 20m

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

$64 - $141

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The cheapest way to get from Helsinki to Tallinn is to ferry which costs 26€ - 35€ and takes 1h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Helsinki to Tallinn is to ferry which costs 26€ - 35€ and takes 1h 40m.

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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 1h 40m.

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The distance between Helsinki and Tallinn is 82 km.

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The best way to get from Helsinki to Tallinn without a car is to ferry which takes 1h 40m and costs 26€ - 35€.

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

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The quickest flight from Helsinki Airport to Tallinn Airport is the direct flight which takes 30m.

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Finnair offers flights from Helsinki Airport to Tallinn Airport.

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There are 866+ hotels available in Tallinn. Prices start at $43 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Helsinki to Tallinn.
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  • Distance: 51.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 40m

What companies run services between Helsinki, Finland and Tallinn, Estonia?

Finnair flies from Helsinki to Tallinn every 4 hours.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Helsinki to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Ferry operators
Eckeroline
Ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$31
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
2h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$39 - $42
Vehicle
$40 - $43
Cabin
$50
Viking Line
Phone
+358 9 123 575
Website
vikingline.fi
Car ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$79
Schedules at
vikingline.fi
Passenger
$41
Vehicle
$30

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The best way to get from Helsinki to Helsinki Airport is to train which takes 32m and costs 2€ - 9€.

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