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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Tallinn  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Tallinn (TLL) ZRH - TLL

$99 - $211

6 alternative options

Fly to Helsinki, car ferry  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Helsinki (HEL) ZRH - HEL
  2. Take the car ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn

$134 - $459

Train, bus Eurolines IT  •  24 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Mestre Fr
  3. Take the bus from Mestre Via Ca' Marcello to Tallinn

$189 - $282

Bus  •  26 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Venice, Venice Mestre 401 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Mestre Via Ca' Marcello to Tallinn

$163 - $234

Train, bus Ecolines  •  43 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the bus from Freiburg to Rīga
  3. Take the bus from Rīga to Tallinn 920

$161 - $275

Bus, car ferry  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Cologne, Cologne North, Leverkusen N11
  2. Take the bus from Cologne, Cologne North, Leverkusen to Stockholm 073
  3. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Tallinn

$280 - $484

Drive  •  24 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Tallinn 1367.7 miles

$280 - $420

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Tallinn is to fly which costs SFr 95 - SFr 210 and takes 6 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Tallinn is to fly which takes 6 h 34 min and costs SFr 95 - SFr 210.

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The distance between Zürich and Tallinn is 1710 km. The road distance is 2188 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 34 min to get from Zürich to Tallinn, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zürich to Tallinn. However, there are services departing from Zurich and arriving at Tallinn via Mestre Via Ca' Marcello. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 50 min.

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What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Tallinn, Estonia?

Finnair, Air Baltic and nine other airlines fly from Zürich to Tallinn hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zürich to Tallinn via Venice, Venice Mestre and Mestre Via Ca' Marcello in around 26 h 50 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Tallinn via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Tallinn via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Flights from Zurich to Helsinki via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Helsinki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Zurich to Tallinn via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Tallinn via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Helsinki via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Flights from Zurich to Helsinki via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Zurich to Tallinn via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $470
Flights from Zurich to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Zurich to Tallinn via Riga
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Zurich to Helsinki via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Zurich to Tallinn via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Zurich to Helsinki via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Zurich to Tallinn via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Helsinki via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Zurich to Tallinn via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zurich to Tallinn via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Zurich to Helsinki via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Train operators
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Venezia Mestre Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
italotreno.it
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Venice, Venice Mestre
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zurich to Cologne, Cologne North, Leverkusen
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Cologne, Cologne North, Leverkusen to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
22 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Freiburg to Rīga
Ave. Duration
35 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Temptrans
Website
temptrans.ee
Bus from Riga to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
temptrans.ee
Ferry operators
Tallink
Phone
+49 (0)40 547 541 222
Email
international.sales@tallinksilja.com
Website
tallink.com
Car ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$41 - $43
Vehicle
$43 - $44
Cabin
$54
Car ferry from Stockholm to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $280
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$221
Vehicle
$227
Cabin
$279
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