There are 11 ways to get from London to Tallinn by plane, train, car ferry, bus, car or car train

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 London Heathrow to Tallinn  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Tallinn (TLL) LHR - TLL

$98 - $219

Cheapest option

Train to London Luton, fly to Tallinn  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Tallinn (TLL) LTN - TLL

$79 - $295

9 alternative options

Fly London Gatwick to Tallinn  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Tallinn (TLL) LGW - TLL

$92 - $287

Fly London Stansted to Tallinn  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Tallinn (TLL) STN - TLL

$101 - $527

Fly London Heathrow to Helsinki, car ferry  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Helsinki (HEL) LHR - HEL
  2. Take the car ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn

$153 - $497

Train, bus Eurolines IT  •  32 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Venezia Mestre Fr
  4. Take the bus from Mestre Via Ca' Marcello to Tallinn

$397 - $654

Bus  •  43 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Paris, Paris 700
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Venice, Venice Mestre
  3. Take the bus from Mestre Via Ca' Marcello to Tallinn

$226 - $350

Train, bus Ecolines  •  45 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras Int. to Rotterdam Centraal
  2. Take the bus from Rotterdam to Rīga
  3. Take the bus from Rīga to Tallinn 920

$201 - $476

Bus, car ferry  •  2 days 14 h

  1. Take the bus from London to Calais
  2. Take the bus from Calais Ferry to Paris Gallieni
  3. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Stockholm
  4. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Tallinn

$374 - $595

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  32 h 40 min

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est / ...
  5. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Köln Hauptbahnhof
  6. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Hannover Hbf Ice
  7. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Lüneburg Ic / ...
  8. Drive from Lüneburg to Tallinn

$620 - $855

Drive, car ferry  •  27 h 21 min

  1. Drive from London to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Tallinn

$341 - $500

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Tallinn is to fly which costs £70 - £170 and takes 5 h 19 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from London to Tallinn is to fly which costs £70 - £170 and takes 5 h 19 min.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from London to Tallinn. However, there are services departing from London and arriving at Tallinn via Paris, Paris and Mestre Via Ca' Marcello. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 43 h 20 min.

More details

The distance between London and Tallinn is 1115 miles.

The best way to get from London to Tallinn without a car is to train and bus which takes 32 h 2 min and costs £300 - £500.

More details

It takes approximately 5 h 19 min to get from London to Tallinn, including transfers.

More details

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

More details

The best way to get from London to Tallinn is to fly which takes 5 h 19 min and costs £70 - £170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £170 - £270 and takes 43 h 20 min.

Mode details

The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Tallinn Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 50 min.

Search flights

London to Tallinn bus services, operated by Eurolines IT, arrive at Tallinn station.

More details

Map of how to get from London to Tallinn.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 1114.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 19 min

What companies run services between London, England and Tallinn, Estonia?

British Airways, Scandinavian Airlines and six other airlines fly from London to Tallinn hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London to Tallinn via Paris, Paris, Venice, Venice Mestre, and Mestre Via Ca' Marcello in around 43 h 20 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $340
Flights from London Heathrow to Tallinn via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $470
Flights from London Heathrow to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $340
Flights from London Heathrow to Tallinn via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $470
Flights from London Heathrow to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Tallinn via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Tallinn via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Helsinki via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from London Heathrow to Helsinki via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from London Heathrow to Helsinki via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Tallinn via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $290
Flights from London Heathrow to Helsinki via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from London Gatwick to Tallinn via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from London Luton to Tallinn via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from London Stansted to Tallinn via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from London Luton to Tallinn via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Tallinn via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $460
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from London Gatwick to Tallinn via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Tallinn via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from London Heathrow to Tallinn via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from London Luton to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Eurostar
Rome2rio's guide to Eurostar
Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$75 - $240
Premier
$180 - $280
Train from London St. Pancras Int. to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $280
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$85 - $280
Premier
$210 - $320
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $55
Premier
$64 - $67
Train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $60
Premier
$67 - $69
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $160
1st Class
$180 - $270
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $31
1st Class
$44 - $46
Train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $31
1st Class
$45 - $48
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Torino Porta Susa to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Lille Europe to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Brussels - Midi to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$65 - $90
1st Class
$90 - $130
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 Köln Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Lüneburg
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Venice, Venice Mestre
Ave. Duration
16 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Rotterdam to Rīga
Ave. Duration
36 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $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
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Calais
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Calais Ferry to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $27
Schedules at
isilines.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
34 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$180 - $260
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ferry operators
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
$50 - $210
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$42 - $43
Vehicle
$43 - $44
Cabin
$55
Car ferry from Stockholm to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $290
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$223
Vehicle
$230
Cabin
$282
Viking Line

Want to know more about travelling around Estonia

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Related travel guides

Travelling to the UK: What do I need to know?

From navigating the Tube to exploring by ferry, Rome2rio’s UK travel guides give you the lowdown on this tourist hotspot.

Read the travel guide

Which London airport should I choose?

Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton, City or Southend? Rome2rio explains all.

Read the travel guide

How to get from Heathrow Airport into central London

Rome2rio explains all your public transport options.

Read the travel guide

How to get from Gatwick Airport into central London

Rome2rio explains all your public transport options.

Read the travel guide

How to get from Stansted Airport into central London

Rome2rio explains all your public transport options.

Read the travel guide

How to plan an amazing trip around Scandinavia

Top travel and planning tips on the best ways to get around Scandinavia.

Read the travel guide

5 delightfully under-the-radar French towns you need to visit

Go beyond Paris, the Alps, the Loire chateaux and the French Riviera.

Read the travel guide

Italy Travel Guides

Travel inspiration and top planning tips for getting around Italy.

Read the travel guide

Need to know: Eurostar

Rome2rio’s guide to travelling between London, Brussels and Paris

Read the travel guide

Want to know more about Flixbus?

Rome2rio’s guide has all the details

Read the travel guide

Heading to Europe? Read this before you buy a Eurail Pass

We compare the different Eurail types and help you decide if a Eurail Pass is right for you

Read the travel guide

Train travel in France: A guide to SNCF

From the famed TGVs to no-frills Ouigo, we explain which SNCF train to choose and how to book.

Read the travel guide

More Questions & Answers

Tallinn is 2 h ahead of London. It is currently 11:39 AM in London and 1:39 PM in Tallinn.

British Airways, KLM, Air Baltic and five other airlines offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Tallinn Airport.

Search flights

There are 841+ hotels available in Tallinn. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

More details

The best way to get from London to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 14 min and costs £20 - £29.

More details