There are 5 ways to get from Moscow to Tallinn by plane, ferry, train, bus or car

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Fly to Tallinn  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Moscow Sheremetyevo (SVO) to Tallinn (TLL) SVO - TLL

$97 - $278

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Bus  •  18 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Paveletsky Station to Saint Petersburg
  2. Take the bus from Saint Petersburg to Tallinn 922

$30 - $54

3 alternative options

Fly to Helsinki, ferry  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Moscow Sheremetyevo (SVO) to Helsinki (HEL) SVO - HEL
  2. Take the ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn

$121 - $362

Train  •  15 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Moscow, Leningradsky Station to Tallinn

$65 - $120

Drive  •  13 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Moscow to Tallinn 656.2 miles

$110 - $170

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No, there is no direct bus from Moscow station to Tallinn. However, there are services departing from Paveletsky Station and arriving at Tallinn via Saint Petersburg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Moscow, Leningradsky Station station and arriving at Tallinn. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 15 h 20 min.

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The distance between Moscow and Tallinn is 867 km. The road distance is 1049.9 km.

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The best way to get from Moscow to Tallinn without a car is to train which takes 15 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 30 min to get from Moscow to Tallinn, including transfers.

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Moscow to Tallinn bus services, operated by Tiaga, arrive at Paveletsky Station.

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Moscow to Tallinn train services, operated by Go Rail, arrive at Moscow, Leningradsky Station.

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The best way to get from Moscow to Tallinn is to fly which takes 4 h 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 15 h 20 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 18 h 6 min.

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The quickest flight from Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport to Tallinn Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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Moscow to Tallinn bus services, operated by Avtovokzaly.ru, arrive at Tallinn station.

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Map of how to get from Moscow to Tallinn.
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  • Distance: 541.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 30 min

What companies run services between Moscow, Russia and Tallinn, Estonia?

Aeroflot Russian Airlines, Air Baltic and Finnair fly from Moscow to Tallinn every 2 hours. Alternatively, Go Rail operates a train from Moscow to Tallinn once daily. Tickets cost $65 - $120 and the journey takes 15 h 20 min.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Tallinn via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Tallinn via Riga
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Helsinki via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Train operators
Go Rail
Website
gorail.ee
Train from Moscow, Leningradsky Station to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
15 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
gorail.ee
Seating
$65 - $70
3rd Class (open sleeping)
$90 - $100
2nd Class (coupe)
$105 - $115
1st Class (SV coupe)
$210 - $240
Bus operators
Tiaga
Website
tiaga34.ru
Bus from Paveletsky Station to Saint Petersburg
Ave. Duration
11 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Schedules at
tiaga34.ru
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Saint Petersburg to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $30
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
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Tallinn is 1 h behind Moscow. It is currently 7:06 AM in Moscow and 7:06 AM in Tallinn.

Moscow to Tallinn train services, operated by Go Rail, arrive at Tallinn station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Moscow to Tallinn is 1050 km. It takes approximately 13 h 51 min to drive from Moscow to Tallinn.

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Finnair, Aeroflot Russian Airlines and Air Baltic offer flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport to Tallinn Airport.

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There are 834+ hotels available in Tallinn. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Moscow to Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport is to Aeroexpress which takes 35 min and costs .

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