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Ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn

The Helsinki to Tallinn ferry route is provided by 3 operators and runs all year round. The ferry crossing from Helsinki to Tallinn takes approximately 2 hours and 15 minutes on most ferries servicing this route. Helsinki to Tallinn ferry duration can range between 2 hours and 2 hours 15 minutes depending on the operator that you choose to travel with and weather conditions at the time of sailing.


Helsinki to Tallinn Ferry Timetable


There are around 92 ferry weekly sailings from Helsinki to Tallinn. Tallink Silja provide up to 8 sailings per day, Eckero Line provide up to 3 sailings per day and Viking Line provide up to 15 weekly sailings. Ferry timetables often increase during the high season on the Helsinki Tallinn ferry.

The first ferry departs at around 07:30 and the last ferry departs at around 22:30. Ferry schedules can vary by operator and season.


Helsinki to Tallinn High Speed Ferry


The fastest ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn is with Tallink Silja.

Can I reserve a cabin on the ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn?


You can book cabins on ferries that sail from Helsinki to Tallinn.

Helsinki to Tallinn Ferry Price


The price of a ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn can vary between $31 and $1,292 depending on the operator, season and whether you are travelling with a vehicle. The average price of a foot passenger is $664, prices can range from $67 and $300. The average price with a car is $149. Car prices can range from $315 and $1,292. Prices may vary for other vehicle types. All ferry prices can change from season to season.

Prices subject to change, pricing representative of searches over last 30 days.


Cheap Ferry Tickets


Find cheap ferry tickets using our deal finder. It is highly recommended that you book in advance to ensure yourself the best possible prices and availability.

With 13 sailings per day, you are bound to find a suitable ferry crossing to suit your needs. However, there are alternative ferries to Tallinn if you require additional flexibility.

For more information, please visit our Ferries from Finland to Estonia page.
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Helsinki - Tallinn Route summary
Departure Country Finland
Destination Country Estonia
No. of Operators 3
Operators Eckerö Line, Tallink Silja & Viking Line
Average Price $107*
Average Daily Sailings 9
Average Weekly Sailings 67
Average Sailing Duration 2h 6m
Fastest Sailing Duration 2h 0m
First Ferry 07:30
Last Ferry 23:30
Distance 41 nautical miles

* Prices subject to change, pricing is taken from last 30 days, last updated 2023-08-01.

Most popular questions

  • How long is the ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn?

    The typical crossing time for ferries from Helsinki to Tallinn is approximately 2h 10m. However, please keep in mind that sailing duration might change depending on what season you choose to travel.
  • How much is the ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn?

    The average price of a ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn is approximately $81. However, please remember that the price of a ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn can differ depending on the season. Price exclusive of booking fees.
  • Which ferry companies operate between Helsinki to Tallinn?

    There are currently 3 popular ferry operators travelling from Helsinki to Tallinn. The following operators that provide this service are
    • Tallink Silja
    • Viking Line
    • Eckerö Line
  • How can I book ferry tickets from Helsinki to Tallinn?

    Ferries from Helsinki to Tallinn are available for booking through our deal finder. Please also visit our offers page to stay updated with all the latest ferry offers on this route.
  • Can you travel as a foot passenger on the ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn?

    Yes, you can currently travel as a foot passenger onboard the ferries from Helsinki to Tallinn with
    • Tallink Silja
    • Viking Line
    • Eckerö Line
  • Can you take your car on the ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn?

    Yes, you can travel with a vehicle from Helsinki to Tallinn with the following operators
    • Tallink Silja
    • Viking Line
    • Eckerö Line
  • Can you bring pets on the ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn?

    Yes, passengers are allowed to bring their pets onboard this ferry service. However, you may require a pet passport and other documentation to take your furry companion with you. The following operators currently allow pets on their ferries
    • Tallink Silja
    • Viking Line
  • How far is Tallinn from Helsinki?

    Helsinki to Tallinn is approximately 40 nautical miles distance apart.

Helsinki to Tallinn Ferry Guide

Helsinki Ferry Guide

Helsinki ferry port is located on the south coast of Finland in the Jatkasaari region. The West Harbour is easily accessible via tram. Passengers can reach the port by taking the Lansiterm T1 (Pink and Green Line) to stops 7 or 7H, which is only a short walk from the terminal building. Helsinki airport is approximately 21km from the port and can be reached in 30 minutes by car. The West Harbour is one of Finland’s busiest ports, with numerous facilities to accommodate a vast influx of passengers including cafes, bars, restaurants, toilets, ATM, luggage lockers and disabled access. It also has 24/7 long-term parking at the Satamaparkki multi-storey which has up to 700 spaces. The address of Helsinki ferry port is Tyynenmerenkatu 14.



Tallinn Ferry Guide

Tallinn ferry port is located on the north coast of Estonia in the Sadama region. The terminal is only a short walk from Tallinn’s Old Town, making it easily accessible for all passengers. There are a range of facilities in the terminal building including shops, cafes, casinos, bars, buffet restaurants and an easy self-service check in. Those taking their vehicles can park directly outside the main terminal building. The address of Tallinn ferry port is E67, 10151 Tallinn, Estonia.



Helsinki to Tallinn Ferry Timetables

Timetables between 2/26/2024 and 3/3/2024


Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Tallink Silja Line 07:30 09:30 2 hours Everyday
Viking Line 07:45 10:00 2 hours 15 minutes Sat
Eckerö Line 09:00 11:15 2 hours 15 minutes Everyday
Tallink Silja Line 10:30 12:30 2 hours Everyday
Viking Line 10:30 13:00 2 hours 30 minutes Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sun
Tallink Silja Line 13:30 15:30 2 hours Everyday
Viking Line 14:15 16:45 2 hours 30 minutes Sat
Eckerö Line 15:15 17:30 2 hours 15 minutes Everyday
Tallink Silja Line 16:30 18:30 2 hours Everyday
Tallink Silja Line 18:35 22:00 3 hours 25 minutes Everyday
Viking Line 19:00 21:30 2 hours 30 minutes Mon
Tallink Silja Line 19:30 21:30 2 hours Everyday
Viking Line 20:30 23:00 2 hours 30 minutes Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sun
Viking Line 21:00 23:30 2 hours 30 minutes Sat
Eckerö Line 21:40 00:10 2 hours 30 minutes Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
Tallink Silja Line 22:30 00:30 2 hours Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
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