How to get from Tallinn to Liepāja

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  8 h 37 min

  1. 800706 / ...
  2. 705

$24 - $54

Cheapest option

Bus via Ainaži  •  10 h 42 min

$20 - $28

6 alternative options

Bus Ecolines  •  8 h 54 min

  1. 800706 / ...
  2. 7937

$24 - $56

Train  •  12 h 6 min

  1. 874 / ...
  2. 705

$29 - $35

Drive  •  7 h 2 min

  1. 328.3 miles

$55 - $85

Fly to Liepaya  •  5 h 12 min

  1. TLL - LPX

$56 - $194

Fly to Palanga, drive  •  5 h 43 min

  1. TLL - PLQ

$42 - $133

Fly to Riga, train  •  6 h 57 min

  1. TLL - RIX

$39 - $121

What companies run services between Tallinn, Estonia and Liepāja, Latvia?

You can take a bus from Tallinn to Liepāja via Rīga and Riga in around 8 h 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Tallinn to Liepāja via Tartu, Valga, and Rīga pasažieru in around 12 h 6 min.

Airlines
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Tallinn to Liepaya via Riga
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $190
Flights from Tallinn to Liepaya via Stockholm, Riga
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Flights from Tallinn to Palanga via Riga
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $190
Flights from Tallinn to Palanga via Stockholm, Riga
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $190
Flights from Tallinn to Riga
Ave. Duration
49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $160
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Tallinn to Palanga via Stockholm, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Tallinn to Palanga via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Train operators
1188 Latvia
Website
1188.lv
Train from Rīga pasažieru to Liepāja
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
1188.lv
Train from Valga to Rīga pasažieru
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
1188.lv
Elron
Website
elron.ee
Train from Tallinn to Tartu
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
elron.ee
Train from Tartu to Valga
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
elron.ee
Bus operators
Temptrans
Website
temptrans.ee
Bus from Tallinn to Riga
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
temptrans.ee
1188 Latvia
Website
1188.lv
Bus from Riga to Liepaja
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
1188.lv
Bus from Ainaži to Riga
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
1188.lv
Minsktrans
Phone
(+375 17) 219-86-01
Email
info@minsktrans.by
Website
minsktrans.by
Bus from Tallinn to Ainaži
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
minsktrans.by
Book at
ticketbus.by

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Tallinn and Liepāja is 391 km. The road distance is 525 km.

The cheapest way to get from Tallinn to Liepāja is to bus which costs 17€ - 24€ and takes 10 h 42 min.

The quickest way to get from Tallinn to Liepāja is to fly which takes 5 h 12 min and costs 45€ - 170€.

No, there is no direct train from Tallinn to Liepāja. However, there are services departing from Tallinn and arriving at Liepāja via Tartu, Valga and Rīga pasažieru. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 6 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Tallinn to Liepāja. However, there are services departing from Tallinn and arriving at Liepaja via Riga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 54 min.

It takes approximately 8 h 37 min to get from Tallinn to Liepāja, including transfers.