Tallinn
Helsinki
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Tallinn to Helsinki Ferry

The Tallinn Helsinki ferry route connects Estonia with Finland and is currently operated by 3 ferry companies. Tallink Silja operate their crossing up to 9 times per day, Viking Line 16 times per week & the Eckerö Line service is available up to 3 times per day.

There are a combined 15 sailings available per day on the Tallinn Helsinki crossing between Estonia and Finland and with 3 ferry companies on offer it is advisable to compare all to make sure you get the best fare at the time that you want to travel.

For more information, please visit our Ferries from Estonia to Finland page.
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Most popular questions

  • How long is the ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki?

    The approximate duration for ferries from Tallinn to Helsinki is 2h 10m. Durations can vary by operator and season.
  • How much is the ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki?

    Tallinn to Helsinki is approximately 76 €. We recommended booking in advance for the best price and availability.
  • Which ferry companies operate between Tallinn to Helsinki?

    3 popular ferry companies travel from Tallinn to Helsinki. These ferry companies are
    • Tallink Silja
    • Viking Line
    • Eckerö Line
  • How can I book ferry tickets from Tallinn to Helsinki?

    Book Tallinn to Helsinki tickets through our deal finder, where you can view the latest prices and schedules.
  • Can you travel as a foot passenger on the ferry from [Portfrom] to Helsinki?

    Yes, foot passengers are allowed onboard the ferries from Tallinn to Helsinki with
    • Tallink Silja
    • Viking Line
    • Eckerö Line
  • Can you take your car on the ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki?

    Yes, you can travel with a car from Tallinn to Helsinki with the following operators
    • Tallink Silja
    • Viking Line
    • Eckerö Line
  • Can you bring dogs on the ferry from [Portfrom] to Helsinki?

    Yes, passengers are allowed to bring their dogs onboard the ferry. Please ensure you read all the information around pet travel from the operator you decide to travel with. The following operators currently allow dogs on their ferries
    • Tallink Silja
    • Viking Line
  • What is the distance from Tallinn to Helsinki?

    Tallinn to Helsinki is approximately 40 nautical miles distance apart.

Tallinn Helsinki Ferry reviews

  • "Smooth, efficient sailing"

    We took a day trip from Tallinn to Helsinki and were delighted with the ferry, which had everything we could possibly need. Would recommend the trip to anybody considering it.

    'Megastar' travelled on Megastar

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  • "Nice trip"

    Just a couple of Hours and you get to Helsinki. Super modern vessel with all the aménités...

    '' travelled on

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  • "Amazing"

    Everything was great and amazing. Very clean. On time. We loved it.

    '' travelled on

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  • "Ferry Tallin To Helsinki return"

    A five star experience. Thumbs up. Its a luxury cruise ship not just an ordinary ferry.

    'Megastar' travelled on Megastar

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Tallinn Guide

The Estonian city of Tallinn is located on the northern coast of the country, on the shores of the Gulf of Finland. It is around 80 km to the south of Helsinki, east of Stockholm in Sweden and west of St Petersburg in Russia. The old town was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the city as a whole was a European City of Culture in 2011, along with Turku in Finland. The city is Estonia's financial and business hub and benefits from liberal economic policy and has a highly diversified economy although its main strengths are in IT, tourism and logistics.

Tallinn's port offers ferry crossing to Finland and Sweden. The ferry terminals at the port deal with around 6 million passengers each year and has good facilities including shops, a coffee shop and departure lounges. In addition to dealing with passenger ferries, the port also caters for cruise ships and high speed ferries during the summer months. There are daily sailings between Tallinn and Stockholm and Helsinki and two sailings a week to St Petersburg in Russia.


Helsinki Guide

Helsinki is the capital of Finland and is located in the south of the country and lies on the shore of the Gulf of Finland. The city is quite small and therefore is just begging to be explored on foot where visitors will be impressed by the city's architecture, culture and shopping and will love exploring the city's parks, forests and coastline with its many islands. A popular attraction in the city is the National Museum of Finland which contains a large collection dating back to prehistoric times through to the present day. The museum is housed is a neomedieval castle which is a popular attraction in its own right. For visitors that enjoy history, other museums in the city include the Helsinki City Museum, which introduces visitors to the city's 500 year history, the University of Helsinki, which has a number of museums which includes the University Museum and the Natural History Museum.

There are daily ferry services to Helsinki from Estonia, Sweden and Germany. All the ferry companies offer also possibility to take a car with you. Helsinki can be reached by ferry also from Russia as well as Poland.


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