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There are 5 ways to get from Tallinn to Klaipėda by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  9h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Tallinn to Riga
  2. Take the bus from Riga Central Bus Station to Klaipeda Bus Station Riga - Klaipeda

$37 - $49

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Bus via Riga  •  10h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Tallinn to Riga 14 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Riga Airport to Klaipėda

$37 - $69

Drive  •  7h 55m

  1. Drive from Tallinn to Klaipėda 614.6 km

$65 - $100

Fly to Palanga  •  7h 35m

  1. Fly from Tallinn (TLL) to Palanga (PLQ) TLL - PLQ

$145 - $752

Fly to Riga, bus  •  7h 13m

  1. Fly from Tallinn (TLL) to Riga (RIX) TLL - RIX
  2. Take the bus from Riga Airport to Klaipeda Bus Station

$61 - $251

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Klaipėda is 1808.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Klaipėda is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Klaipėda is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1808.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Estonia from Lithuania.

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The cheapest way to get from Tallinn to Klaipėda is to bus which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 9h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Tallinn to Klaipėda is to fly and bus which costs 50€ - 210€ and takes 7h 13m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tallinn to Klaipėda station. However, there are services departing from Tallinn and arriving at Klaipeda Bus Station via Riga Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 55m.

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It is 467 km from Tallinn to Klaipėda. It is approximately 614.6 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Tallinn to Klaipėda without a car is to bus which takes 9h 55m and costs 30€ - 45€.

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It takes approximately 9h 55m to get from Tallinn to Klaipėda, including transfers.

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Tallinn to Klaipėda bus services, operated by Lux Express, depart from Tallinn station.

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The best way to get from Tallinn to Klaipėda is to bus which takes 9h 55m and costs 30€ - 45€. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs 110€ - 650€ and takes 7h 35m.

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There is no direct flight from Tallinn Airport to Palanga Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 35m and has one stopover.

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Tallinn to Klaipėda bus services, operated by Ollex, arrive at Klaipeda Bus Station.

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Map of how to get from Tallinn to Klaipėda.
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  • Distance: 467.3 km
  • Duration: 9h 55m

What companies run services between Tallinn, Estonia and Klaipėda, Lithuania?

You can take a bus from Tallinn to Klaipėda via Riga and Riga Central Bus Station in around 9h 55m. Alternatively, Air Baltic, Norwegian Air Shuttle and two other airlines fly from Tallinn to Klaipėda 5 times a day.

Airlines
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Tallinn to Palanga via Riga
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Tallinn to Riga
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Tallinn to Palanga via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Tallinn to Palanga via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Tallinn to Palanga via Stockholm, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Tallinn to Palanga via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Bus operators
Ollex
Phone
+370 5 210 4304
Email
info@ollex.lt
Website
ollex.lt
Bus from Riga Central Bus Station to Klaipeda Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19
Website
Ollex
Bus from Riga Airport to Klaipeda Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19
Website
Ollex
Klaipedos Autobusu Parkas
Phone
(+370 46) 41 15 59
Email
klap@klap.lt
Website
klap.lt
Bus from Rīga to Klaipėda
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
klap.lt
Bus from Riga Airport to Klaipėda
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Schedules at
klap.lt
Private
$28 - $45
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Yes, the driving distance between Tallinn to Klaipėda is 615 km. It takes approximately 7h 55m to drive from Tallinn to Klaipėda.

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Norwegian Air International, Air Baltic, Norwegian Air Shuttle and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Tallinn Airport to Palanga Airport.

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There are 44+ hotels available in Klaipėda. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Tallinn to Tallinn Airport is to line 4 tram which takes 18 min and costs 1€ - 2€.

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