There aren't any direct flights on this route. But Lufthansa, United Airlines and Finnair can fly you from San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) to Tallinn (TLL-Lennart Meri) with only one stopover.
It's a long way from San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) to Tallinn (TLL-Lennart Meri) — 11 hours and 10 minutes at least. But your time in your seat doesn't have to be an ordeal. Be prepared and step on the plane with the essentials like your toothbrush and earplugs.
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The San Francisco International Airport (Highway 101 near the junction of Highway 380) is the primary commercial passenger airport serving San Francisco and the surrounding areas. The airport hosts most international and domestic airlines offering cheap flights from San Francisco. You can also use Orbitz.com to book an alternate flight out of Oakland International Airport (1 Oakland Drive, Oakland) or San Jose International Airport (2065 Airport Boulevard, San Jose).
San Francisco International's parking garages are a 10-minute walk or less from the gates, and there is free shuttle service from the long-term lots. Parking costs anywhere from $18 to $38 per day, depending on the option you choose. If you've used Orbitz.com to book your discount flights, you may have saved enough to justify spending the extra money to use the airport's valet parking service.
A taxi, limousine or shared-ride van to the airport will cost anywhere from $17 to $40. Factor in plenty of extra travel time for the 13-mile ride, as rush-hour traffic can be brutal. You can also use the public BART system or the SamTrans public bus service, both of which will cost you less than $10. Don't forget to use Orbitz.com before you leave to book a rental car in your destination city.
The San Francisco airport has roughly 50 eateries where you can grab a coffee or have a light meal. Most of the restaurants and cafes are located within the terminals past the security checkpoint, but there are a few restaurants before you reach the security gates. Have a great flight to your final destination, and don't forget to use Orbitz.com the next time you're looking for cheap flights from San Francisco.
Estonia's Tallinn Airport is located just four kilometers southeast of downtown Tallinn. Use Orbitz.com to book your flights to Tallinn, and you will be able to choose from the major domestic and international air passenger carriers that service the airport.
Once you land in Tallinn, you will have plenty of choices when it comes to ground transportation. The SEBE bus company runs the Taistunni Ekspress, which departs hourly from level 0 of the terminal, as well as several other buses that offer transportation to Tartu, Lennujaama, Kose-Risti, Mao and Puhu-Risti. The Tallinn Airport Shuttle meets every flights that arrives at the airport, and transports travelers to their final destination in Tallinn. Taxis are plentiful at the Tallinn airport. Expect the fare into Tallinn's city center to cost roughly €10. If you used Orbitz.com to purchase bargain tickets to Tallinn, you might have saved enough to pay for a rental car to keep you mobile while you're in town.
Tallinn's summers are cool, with average temperatures ranging from the mid-50s to the high 60s. Its winters are very cold. From January through March, expect temperatures that average between the 20s and 30s, but that can dip below zero. Tallinn also gets its fair share of snow, so be sure to pack appropriate clothing and snow gear if you plan to visit during the colder months.
History buffs will have no shortage of things to do while in Tallinn. The Old Town area features medieval walls, cobblestone streets and a variety of architectural styles from the 14th and 15th centuries. Toompea, the 10th-century Estonian stronghold, is also a must-see, as is the KGB Museum, Town Hall Square, the town wall and Kadriorg Park. Enjoy your stay in Tallinn, and remember to use Orbitz.com the next time you need to find flights to Tallinn.
^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.