Tallinn to Helsinki ferry

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Tallinn - Helsinki Ferry Schedule

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Journey Information

You can pick from 7 daily ferry trips between Tallinn and Helsinki. The average ferry journey from Tallinn to Helsinki takes 2 hours and 11 minutes, but some Tallink and Silja Line ferry trips are as short as 2 hours.

Distance51 mi (82 km)
Shortest duration2h 0m
Cheapest price$36.61
Trips per day7
Most frequent serviceTallink and Silja Line
Ferry lines1

What ferry companies travel from Tallinn to Helsinki?

There is one ferry company that operates from Tallinn to Helsinki. Tallink and Silja Line is the only company that connects the two cities by ferry. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled ferries per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.

FerryDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Tallink and Silja Line72h 11m$39.21
  • Book Tallink and Silja Line from Tallinn to Helsinki from $37. There are 7 trips per day offered by Tallink and Silja Line from Tallinn to Helsinki and you can expect on average to pay for a Tallink and Silja Line ticket to Helsinki. In Tallinn, Tallink and Silja Line departs to Helsinki from Old City Harbor . In Helsinki, Tallink and Silja Line arrives at Kauppatori .

    An average trip on Tallink and Silja Line from Tallinn to Helsinki takes 2 hours and 11 minutes , while the fastest available Tallink and Silja Line trip will get you to Helsinki in 2 hours and 0 minutes .

    On weekends, Tallink and Silja Line offers 7 trips per day. A one way ticket costs for a weekend trip to Helsinki.

Frequently Asked Questions

The ferry usually takes around 2 hours and 11 minutes to cover the 51 miles (82 kilometers) from Tallinn to Helsinki. However, the fastest ferry only takes 2 hours, It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie.

The busiest day of the week to travel by ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki is on Tuesday. If you are planning to travel on a Tuesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out. On the other hand, Monday is typically when ferries are least crowded. If you’re looking for a little extra space, taking a ferry on Monday is the way to go.

The earliest ferry leaves Tallinn at 7:00am. The latest ferry leaves Tallinn at 10:00pm. To see the times for all ferries between the first and last ones, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

There are 7 scheduled ferries that travel from Tallinn to Helsinki every day. Of these, 7 are direct ferries, meaning that you do not have to change ferries at any point during your trip.

City Information

Station Information

Where does the ferry leave from in Tallinn?

Main departure station: Old City Harbor

Most ferries depart from the main station in Tallinn.

All ferry stations in Tallinn:

  • Old City Harbor

Where does the ferry arrive in Helsinki?

Main arrival station: Kauppatori

All ferries from Tallinn arrive at one main station in Helsinki.

All ferry stations in Helsinki:

  • Kauppatori

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