Duration 2h 15m
Distance 82 km
Average price 80€
Frequency 10/day

Trip overview

The average ferry between Helsinki and Tallinn takes 2h 15m and the fastest ferry takes 2h. The ferry service runs several times per day from Helsinki to Tallinn. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Car ferry

  1. Helsinki
  2. Tallinn
2h
40€ - 180€

Helsinki to Tallinn ferry times

Ferries run every three hours between Helsinki and Tallinn. The earliest departure is at 07:30 in the morning, and the last departure from Helsinki is at 22:30 which arrives into Tallinn at 00:30. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 2h 15m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Helsinki to Tallinn? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Helsinki and arriving at Tallinn. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h.

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The distance between Helsinki and Tallinn is 82 km.

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What companies run services between Helsinki and Tallinn?

Tallink operates a car ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn every 4 hours. Tickets cost 40€ - 180€ and the journey takes 2h. Two other operators also service this route.
Ferry operators
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 180€
Car ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 180€
Website
Tallink
Passenger
34€ - 36€
Vehicle
35€ - 37€
Cabin
44€

Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
69€

Contact Details

Car ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
69€
Website
Viking Line
Passenger
35€
Vehicle
26€

Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
Once a week
Car ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
Once a week
Website
St Peters Line

Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
27€

Contact Details

Ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
27€
Schedules at
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