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There are 7 ways to get from Tallinn to Telšiai by bus, car, plane or train

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Bus  •  9h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Tallinn, Bus Station to Siauliai Bus Station N1229
  2. Take the bus from Šiaulių autobusų stotis to Telšių autobusų stotis M-422A / ...

$33 - $40

Cheapest option

Bus via Riga  •  10h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Tallinn to Riga 14
  2. Take the bus from Riga Central Bus Station to Siauliai Central Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Šiaulių autobusų stotis to Telšių autobusų stotis 163 / ...

$25 - $47

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Bus via Riga #2  •  10h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Tallinn to Riga
  2. Take the bus from Riga Central Bus Station to Siauliai Central Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Šiaulių autobusų stotis to Telšių autobusų stotis 163 / ...

$30 - $48

Drive  •  6h 55m

  1. Drive from Tallinn to Telšiai 507.9 km

$55 - $85

Fly to Riga, bus  •  7h 22m

  1. Fly from Tallinn (TLL) to Riga (RIX) TLL - RIX
  2. Take the bus from Riga Airport to Siauliai Central Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Šiaulių autobusų stotis to Telšių autobusų stotis

$51 - $183

Fly to Palanga, train  •  9h 39m

  1. Fly from Tallinn (TLL) to Palanga (PLQ) TLL - PLQ
  2. Take the train from Klaipeda to Telsiai

$52 - $253

Fly to Vilnius, train  •  8h 8m

  1. Fly from Tallinn (TLL) to Vilnius (VNO) TLL - VNO
  2. Take the train from Vilnius to Telsiai

$76 - $197

Tallinn to Telšiai by bus

The bus journey time between Tallinn and Telšiai is around 17h 25m and covers a distance of around 527 km. The fastest bus normally takes 17h 25m. Operated by FlixBus, Lietuvos transporto saugos administracija and Autobusubilietai.lt, the Tallinn to Telšiai bus service departs from Tallinn, Bus Station and arrives in Telšių autobusų stotis. Typically six buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
17h 25m
Fastest bus time:
17h 25m
Buses per week:
6
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
65 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
15:00
Last bus departs at:
15:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Tallinn to Telšiai bus schedules

Estonia → Lithuania
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Proof of a negative test is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
  • Quarantine is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
  • Health declaration required
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Lithuania from Estonia.

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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 Telšiai is 1808.

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

The social distance requirement in Telšiai 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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Last updated: 15 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tallinn to Telšiai is to bus which costs €27 - €35 and takes 9h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Tallinn to Telšiai is to drive which costs €45 - €70 and takes 6h 55m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tallinn station to Telšiai. However, there are services departing from Tallinn, Bus Station and arriving at Telšių autobusų stotis via Šiaulių autobusų stotis. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 34m.

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The distance between Tallinn and Telšiai is 412 km. The road distance is 507.9 km.

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The best way to get from Tallinn to Telšiai without a car is to bus which takes 9h 34m and costs €27 - €35.

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It takes approximately 9h 34m to get from Tallinn to Telšiai, including transfers.

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Tallinn to Telšiai bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Tallinn, Bus Station.

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The quickest flight from Tallinn Airport to Riga Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Tallinn to Telšiai bus services, operated by Lietuvos transporto saugos administracija, arrive at Telšių autobusų stotis station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tallinn to Telšiai is 508 km. It takes approximately 6h 55m to drive from Tallinn to Telšiai.

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Map of how to get from Tallinn to Telšiai.
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  • Distance: 412 km
  • Duration: 9h 34m

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

You can take a bus from Tallinn to Telšiai via Siauliai Bus Station and Šiaulių autobusų stotis in around 9h 34m.

Airlines
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Tallinn to Riga
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Flights from Tallinn to Palanga via Riga
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $240
Flights from Tallinn to Palanga via Berlin Brandenburg Apt, Riga
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $380
Flights from Tallinn to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $170
Flights from Tallinn to Vilnius via Riga
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $170
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Tallinn to Palanga via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Tallinn to Palanga via Stockholm, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Tallinn to Vilnius via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $280
Train operators
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Phone
(+370) 700 55111
Email
nuomone@litrail.lt
Website
litrail.lt
Train from Klaipeda to Telsiai
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Train from Vilnius to Telsiai
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Tallinn, Bus Station to Siauliai Bus Station
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Lietuvos transporto saugos administracija
Website
ltsa.lrv.lt
Bus from Šiaulių autobusų stotis to Telšių autobusų stotis
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
visimarsrutai.lt
Autobusubilietai.lt
Email
info@autobusubilietai.lt
Website
autobusubilietai.lt
Bus from Šiauliai to Telšiai
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
autobusubilietai.lt
1188 Latvia
Phone
+371 80 001 188
Email
info@1188.lv
Website
1188.lv
Bus from Tallinn to Riga
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Schedules at
1188 Latvia
Bus from Riga to Šiauliai
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $16
Schedules at
1188 Latvia
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Tallinn to Rīga
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Riga Central Bus Station to Šiauliai
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Ollex
Phone
+370 5 210 4304
Email
info@ollex.lt
Website
ollex.lt
Bus from Riga Central Bus Station to Siauliai Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14
Website
Ollex
Bus from Riga Airport to Siauliai Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14
Website
Ollex
Klaipedos Autobusu Parkas
Phone
(+370 46) 41 15 59
Email
klap@klap.lt
Website
klap.lt
Bus from Riga to Šiauliai
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
klap.lt

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Air Baltic offers flights from Tallinn Airport to Riga Airport.

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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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