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

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Recommended option

Ferry  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki

$30 - $45

2 alternative options

Car ferry  •  2 h

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

$50 - $210

Fly  •  2 h 14 min

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

$67 - $143

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

Finnair flies from Tallinn to Helsinki every 3 hours.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Tallinn to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Ferry operators
ferry
Ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
eckeroline.fi
Tallink
Phone
+49 (0)40 547 541 222
Email
international.sales@tallinksilja.com
Website
tallink.com
Car ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$42 - $43
Vehicle
$43 - $45
Cabin
$55
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Questions & Answers

The distance between Tallinn and Helsinki is 82 km.

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

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

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

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