Getting to the Airport
Tallinn Airport is located just 4 km from the city centre making the airport easily accessible. The airport has good public transport connection, offers sufficient access for taxies and provides plenty of options for parking your car.
The airport car parks have enough room for parking your car. There are separate car parks for both short stay and long stay parking.
If you are going to be picked up at the airport by car, there is a temporary “Kiss&Fly” parking area next to the Tartu road for the construction period of the airport’s car park, where you can park for free for 20 minutes. In addition, you can park your car for a short term in the A2 as well as A4 car park of the airport.
The plan of the car parks and the rates can be found here HERE.
If you have parked your car in the airport’s car park for the duration of your trip, you can pay for it in the passenger terminal. This can be done at the parking cashdesk on the main floor of arrivals as well as at the parking machines located in several places of the passenger terminal.
Tram line no. 4 stop is located on the city side of the passenger terminal of the airport. On Mondays through Saturdays, the first tram arrives at the airport at 5.25 AM and at 5.45 on Sundays. The last tram from the airport leaves at 0.45 AM, allowing also the passengers arriving on the late evening flights to reach the city centre with public transport.
The journey to the city centre takes approximately 15-17 minutes. Information on tram lines and stops can be found HERE.
For a single trip you can buy the ticket from the driver (2€) or buy a QR-ticket on the Internet (1€). In addition, there are hourly tickets and day tickets, for which you need the Tallinn Ühiskaart Transport Card. You can buy the transport card and load money to it at the R-kiosk in the open area of the airport. Using a transport card is free for the residents of Tallinn. You can find more information about tickets HERE.
Airport bus stops are located at the city side of the passenger terminal next to the tram stop.
You can enter the terminal from the bus stops by escalator or elevator, going to the arrival area. Tallinn City Transport Busses No. 2 and No. 65 stop at the airport.
Bus No. 2 runs on the City Centre – Mõigu route and stops at the airport on both directions. You can check out the bus timetable. The timetable can be found HERE.
Bus No 49 runs on the Airport – Viimsi route. You can check out the bus timetable. The timetable can be found HERE.
Bus No. 65 runs on the Lasnamäe – Airport route. The timetable can be found HERE.
Both Tallinn Ühiskaart Transport Card and single tickets can be used on city buses. Tickets are sold by the bus driver at the entrance to the bus, the ticket price is 2 euros.
Some long-distance buses that run along the Tartu highway towards Tallinn also stop at the airport bus stop. However, all buses do not stop at the airport by request, so make sure you choose the right line. Be sure to notify the bus driver of your wish to stop at the airport when you enter the bus. You can find more information on bus lines and stops HERE.
Getting to the airport by taxi is very convenient, as taxis can stop at the car park in front of the passenger terminal for 15 minutes free of charge. This should provide enough time to pay the driver, grab your baggage and make sure that you didn’t leave anything in the taxi.
Use the Google map below to see how far the airport is from your location and make sure you have enough time to get to the airport on time.