Tallinn, the capital of Estonia, is located in the northern part of the country on the coast of the Baltic Sea. Across the Gulf of Finland, 80 km north is Helsinki, nearly 300 km to the east, St. Petersburg, and Riga is about the same distance to the south. Tallinn's Old Town is unique in Northern Europe and has been inscribed on UNESCO’s World Heritage list.
You can fly to Tallinn from all major European cities with
And several other carriers. For more information on flights:
Tallinn airport can be easily reached by taxi (average trip around 10 euros) or bus No 2. See more information about public transport.
Ferries link Tallinn to Baltic sea region capitals. For more information consult the Port of Tallinn schedule, www.portoftallinn.com
Taxis are indicated by the word „TAKSO“.
The conference secretariat suggests using the following company: Tallink Takso, Tulika Takso and Tallinna Tasko.
Nationals of the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) and any third-country national holding a residence permit of a Schengen State do not need a visa to enter Estonia.
Although travel documents are not checked at internal Schengen borders, it is still necessary to carry a travel document (a passport or an ID card) when crossing internal Schengen borders.
For detailed information on VISA requirements, please check the Estonian Ministry of Foreign Affairs' website.
The official currency of Estonia is EURO.
Public Wi-Fi access points have been set up all over Estonia. There is free Wi-Fi access at the conference venue.
Estonia is in the Eastern European Time Zone (EET): GMT +2 hours.