Tallinn airport (TLL)

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Lennart Meri Tallinn Airport, opened on September 20, 1936, is the largest in Estonia and serves not only the capital, but the entire country. In addition to domestic flights, it operates with several important destinations in Europe.

Official Website: tallinn-airport.ee
Number of Terminals - 1 - Open from 2 hours before the first flight until 1 hour after the last.
Airlines: Aegean Airlines, Aeroflot, AirBaltic, British Airways, EasyJet, Ellinair, Finnair, LOT Polish Airlines, Lufthansa, Nordica, Norwegian Air Shuttle, Ryanair, Scandinavian Airlines, Transaviabaltika, Turkish Airlines, Vueling.
Annual passenger traffic: More than 2.2 million passengers went through it in 2016.
Tel: +372 605 8888. Information desk in the Departures area.


The airport is located 4 km (2.5 miles) southeast from the city of Tallinn.

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Car rental counters are located on the ground floor.

Alamo/Enterprise/National (Tel +372 516 6261 - 8:00 am to 6:00 pm)
Avis (Tel +372 605 8222 - 8:30 am to 6:00 pm)
Budget (Tel +372 605 8600 - 8:30 am to 6:00 pm)
Dollar/Thrifty (Tel +372 605 8923 - weekdays from 7:00 am to 0:30 am, Saturdays and Sundays from 9:30 am to 0:30 am)
Europcar (Tel +372 605 8031 - 9:00 am to 6:00 pm)
Hertz (Tel +372 605 8923 - Mondays through Fridays from 7:00 am to 0:30 am, weekends from 9:30 am to 0:30 am)
NÜ Car Rentals (Tel +372 520 3003)
Sixt (Tel +372 605 8148 - 8:00 am to 0:00 am)


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The airport has currency exchange bureaus (6:00 am to 11:00 pm), ATMs, meeting rooms and free Wi-Fi access. The Business Lounge is located right after the security checkpoint, on the second floor, and opens since one hour and a half before the first flight until the last; the maximum stay is 3 hours and it provides a children's area, library, sleeping pods, smoking area, massage chairs, beverages, snacks, newspapers and magazines, computers, fax, TV, air conditioning, showers, Wi-Fi (access with Priority Pass, Lounge Club, DragonPass or Diners Club membership, through online booking or by paying at the door - €30.00).

Food and Drinks- Throughout the terminal there are several bars, restaurants and coffee shops.
Shopping- There are duty-free shops in the passengers area, plus stores selling clothing and accessories, souvenirs, sweets, toys, electronics, beverages, tobacco, newspapers and magazines.
Baggage- Secure wrapping in the check-in area, available 90 minutes before each flight (Tel +372 5923 1111). Left luggage service at the airport's information desk and lockers on the ground floor (Tel +372 605 8888). Lost and found office in the baggage recollecion hall (Tel +372 605 8313).
Other Services- Travel agencies, library, smoking lounges, children's play areas, baby care facilities, prayer room, art gallery.


Bus - Public transport line 2 (Tel +372 1345) travels to the city centre and Mõigu, with stops at Reisisadam, Tornimäe, Keskturg, Sossimägi, Pühamägi and Kaabli. It operates Mondays through Fridays between 6:50 am and 11:50 pm and weekends from 7:20 am to 11:40 pm. Journey time is around 10 minutes. Route 65 runs from the airport to Lasnamäe via Ülemiste Jaam (train station), Valukoja, Tubaka, Vesse, Pikri, Virbi, Loitsu, Vana-Kuuli, Meeliku, Katleri, Priisle, Raadikusilla and Mustakivisilla. The entire trip takes approximately 1 hour and the bus leaves from Monday to Friday between 5:20 am and 11:15 pm, Saturdays and Sundays from 6:50 am to 11:00 pm. Both services have a fare of €2.00 and tickets can be purchased from the driver. There are also long-distance buses that stop at the enclosure on their way to Tartu.

Tram - Next to the terminal there is a station where you can take line 4 to the city, between 5:25 am and 0:45 am (from 5:45 am on Sundays). The fare is €2.00 and travel time is 15-17 minutes. Stops include Ülemiste jaam, Sikupilli, Majaka, Bussijaam, Paberi, Hobujaama, Vineeri and Tondi.

Taxi - Ranks are found directly in front of the terminal doors. Official airport operators are Tulika Takso/Tulika Premium (Tel +372 612 0000) and Tallink Takso (Tel +372 640 8921). The trip to the city centre takes 10-20 minutes.

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There are car parks for short and long stays open around the clock. More information: Tel +372 605 8146 (weekdays from 1:00 pm to 11:00 pm) / +372 605 8288 (24 hours a day). Rates

A, A3, A4 - Short-term areas situated next to the terminal. The first 15 minutes are free of charge.
A2 - For long periods, located within walking distance of the main building.


Inform your airline or travel agent about your particular needs at the time of booking. Once at the airport, head immediately for the check-in desk of the appropriate representative. If you should require wheelchairs, call Tel +372 605 8288 (24 hours a day). In addition, there are ramps, lifts, adapted restrooms and reserved parking spaces. Most air companies provide escort services for children between 5 and 11 years old travelling alone.