Travel comfortably

Example of Day cruise itinerary

Helsinki-Tallinn-Helsinki

09:45 Check-in and embarkation at West Harbour T2, Helsinki

10:30 Shuttle departs to Tallinn

12:30 Arriving in Tallinn, disembarkation

13:00 City sightseeing & lunch

18:45 Check-in and embarkation at D-Terminal, Tallinn

19:30 Shuttle departs to Helsinki, dinner on board 

21:30 Arriving back to West Harbour T2, Helsinki

Remember to take your passport with you!

Enjoy shopping onboard

Enjoy the onboard services

2-hour trip on Tallink Shuttles is more than just a fast ferry crossing!

You have a lot of opportunities for spending your travelling time nicely:

  • Choose travel class depending on your needs
    Book Star Class, Comfort Lounge or Business Lounge ticket. Find out more →
  • Discover several restaurants, cafeterias & bars
    You can book in advance meal coupons and table to e.g. to Buffet lunch or just enjoy coffee or light snacks.  
  • Do your shopping onboard and get Global Blue refund!
    There are amazing selection of top brand products. Get to know the selecetion in advance →
  • Visit Information desk and get maps and other useful information
    Find out information about the must see sights in Tallinn & Helsinki, transportation etc.

Megastar

Sitting Lounge

Sitting Lounge is a totally new concept for the fast ferry service – a quiet and closed area with comfortable armchairs, just like on an airplane business class. Here you can also watch TV. There are luggage lockers as well. Sitting Lounge accomodates up to 310 people and is located on deck 9.

TAKE A LOOK AT 360° VIEW OF SITTING LOUNGE →

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BOOK

Comfort Lounge

Comfort Lounge is a comfortable separate area with extra services, including a selection of snacks and non-alcoholic drinks, newspapers, TV, WIFI and power outlet. Comfort Lounge is located on deck 8.

Comfort Class ticket can be redeemed for € 24 surcharge. Children 0-5 year old free of charge.

TAKE A LOOK AT 360° VIEW OF COMFORT LOUNGE →

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Business Lounge

Business Lounge is a quiet and classy area for business travellers. In addition to premium WIFI services, newspapers, catering with cold and warm dishes and a wide selection of beverages for about 150 people are arranged there. Business Lounge customers traveling with a car have Priority Car service included in the ticket price, which allows them to be among the first to drive off the vessel at its destination. Business Lounge is located on deck 8.

Business Class ticket can be redeemed for € 65 surcharge. Children 0-5 year old free of charge.

TAKE A LOOK AT 360° VIEW OF BUSINESS LOUNGE →

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Drivers’ Lounge

On deck 10, there is a separate Drivers’ Lounge for cargo drivers. Services available there are included in the ticket price.

Cabins

There are 17 cabins for 2-4 people. All cabins are located on deck 10.

For handicapped people we offer a B-class cabin, that fit up to 2 passengers and are eqipped for people with moving disabilities.

The ship has 5 A-class cabins for people travelling with pets.

Delight Buffet

Delight Buffet for over 400 people is located in the fore part of the ship. The plentiful breakfast is offered on morning departures, the varied Swedish buffet is served on day and evening departures. Soft drinks, coffee, tea, beer and wine are included in the price of buffet meal. The restaurant is located on deck 9.

Delight Buffet menu →

Meal prices →

TAKE A LOOK AT 360° VIEW OF DELIGHT BUFFET SITTING AREA →

TAKE A LOOK AT 360° VIEW OF DELIGHT BUFFET AREA →

The Chef's Kitchen

The Chef’s Kitchen is a sit-down restaurant with open kitchen, relaxed atmosphere and moderate prices. The menu of restaurant has something for everybody’s taste. The restaurant is located on deck 9.

The Chef's Kitchen menu →
4 course Itialian menu →

 

TAKE A LOOK AT 360° VIEW OF THE CHEF'S KITCHEN →

Fast Lane

Fast Lane restaurant is for persons, who don’t want to have a multi-course menu but have something delicious quickly. Here you can stop by easily and enjoy fresh salads or meatball. The Chef is here to make luxurious hot dogs until the late night. The restaurant is located on deck 9.

TAKE A LOOK AT 360° VIEW OF FAST LANE →

BURGER KING® restaurant

The world-famous BURGER KING® restaurant on board of Megastar is situated on 8th deck of the ferry. The seating area close to the restaurant has hundreds of seats, the take away option makes it possible to enjoy the food across all passengers` facilities.

BURGER KING® menu →

TAKE A LOOK AT 360° VIEW OF BURGER KING →

COFFEE & CO

Urban and industrial-style Coffee & Co. cafeteria serves Starbucks 100% Arabica coffee and Tazo® Tea, mouth-watering pastries, cakes and tasty sandwiches. The cafeteria is located on deck 9 in the open area with Information Desk.

Coffee & Co. is opened Tues. 06.30–01.30, Wed. - Mon. 06.30–00.30.

TAKE A LOOK AT 360° VIEW OF COFFEE & CO. →

Victory Bar

Classical pub named Victory Bar offers different pub products and beverages, warm sandwiches and cold snacks. There are big TV screens for broadcasting of sports events, PAF’s slot machines and Game Room with paid games in the bar. The bar is located on deck 9.

TAKE A LOOK AT 360° VIEW OF VICTORY BAR →

Sea Pub

Classical pub offers different drinks and snacks. There is a small stage in pub where the artists from all over the world will perform. The pub is located on deck 9.

TAKE A LOOK AT 360° VIEW OF SEA PUB →

Traveller Superstore

Traveller Superstore

The Traveller Superstore is a true floating department store. Extending through decks 7 and 8 of the Megastar, the shop offers a very extensive selection of goods. Do your shopping quickly and privately using Tallink Q-Shopping self-checkout service.

Lobby Shop

Lobby Shop

Lobby Shop is the perfect destination for a quick purchase. In addition to lighter snacks and drinks you'll also find a nice selection of newspapers and magazines. The shop will also come in handy for any on-the-go needs you might have with smaller electronics and souvenirs.

Alcohol

On deck 7 of the Superstore you'll find a wide selection of alcoholic beverages from all over the world. From beloved classics (Torres, Masi, Jägermeister) and to the very finest of spirits and wines (Louis XIII, Macallan, Dom Perignon). A selection of speciality beverages can also be found on deck 8. Here you'll find the right drink for any occasion.

Confectionery & Deli

On deck 8 you'll find a section for confectionery and deli products. Our selection includes the finest treats in many shapes and forms, many of which are only available on board as travel retail exclusives. In addition, the deli offers foods for grab, health products as well as local delights to take back home.

Perfumes & Cosmetics

We bring you the crème de la crème of the world's perfume and cosmertics brands, which are topped by Estée Lauder, Dior, Chanel and Givenchy as well as pure Nordic products by Lumene and Madara. In addition, you'll find stylish apparel by Tommy Hilfiger, Superdry, Gant and ECCO along with trendy accessories by Furla, Guess, Swarovski, Ray-Ban, which will bring glamour into your wardrobe - all that one deck 8 of the ship.

Souvenirs

Deck 8 of the Superstore also features souvenirs and accessories to add comfort to your trip or make it more memorable. You will even find a little something for your pet.

Information Desk is an open area combined with Coffee & Co. cafe, where light snacks and drinks are served. The seating as well as standing tables are within the close range. The luggage lockers are also located close to the Information Desk. From Information desk you can buy tickets to Helsinki public transportation and have citymaps.

Emergency first aid is provided by ship's personnel.

Luggage room is located on deck 8. Price 2 € / person (max.2 bags) + jacket). In Sitting Lounge, on deck 9 lockers for shopping bags and outdoor clothes, price 3 € / big & 2 € / small. Lockers are not suitable for luggage. 

It is possible to borrow a wheelchair from the information desk, which can be used only in areas of the vessel during the whole trip. Wheelchairs of the terminal are used to get to and from the ship. There is only one wheelchair available on board, and therefore, we recommend to book the free service in advance.

Traveling with pets
The kennel is located on deck 7, with 4 large and 6 small pet cages. Dimensions of the large cage are 103,5x77,5x102 cm and of the small cage are 69x77,5x102 cm. Locks for the cages can be requested from the ship’s information desk, for which a guarantee of € 10 is charged. Pets can be transported in a car without extra charge. NB! Access to the vehicle deck is forbidden during the trip! More information »
For people traveling with pets, there are A-class cabins with 5 windows on deck 10.

Car Decks & Garage

Megastar has two-level loading, where the 2 entry and exit ways are used simultaneously to load or unload the vessel. That makes the process much quicker. A garage with 150 parking places is directly linked with the shop and it is possible to be accessed also during the voyage. Garage is located on deck 7. 

Garage ticket for vehicle (max lenght 7 m and max height 2,4 m):
Car ticket + garage fee 10 €/route/per vehicle

 Additional fee will be refunded in Megastar shop (discount 10 € if purchased with more than 150 €). 

Technical Info

Built: 2017
Built by: Meyer Turku Oy, Finland
Passengers: 2800
Passenger cabins: 47
Decks: 12
Length: 212,2 m
Breadth: 30,6 m
Speed: 27 knots
Lane meters: 3653 lm
Ice class: 1A
Main engine output: 40 600 kW
Godmother: Tarja Halonen

West Terminal / Helsinki

West Terminal 1 (Länsiterminaali 1)
Address: Länsiterminaali L4 Tyynenmerenkatu 8 00220 Helsinki.
Check-In is open Mon-Sun 06:15-00:30

Read more about terminal →

D-TERMINAL / TALLINN

Address: Lootsi 13

10151 Tallinn

Read more about D-terminal and opening hours  →
Check the location on a map

Star

Star class

Star-class seats are unnumbered places, so you can choose where and how you spend your time traveling. Visit the restaurants and shops, or visit the deck in the fresh air. Helsinki-Tallinn route has flexible pricing depending on availability.

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COMFORT LOUNGE

Star Comfort Lounge is an economical way to travel with more comfort and service than in Star Class. Have a seat in a comfortable separate area with extra services, including a choice of snacks and non-alcoholic drinks, newspapers, WIFI and power outlet. Comfort Lounge is located in Sunset Bar (deck 9)

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Equipment in Star Comfort Class area:
• Comfortable chairs 
• Desk 
• TV screens 
• Power outlets 

Food & beverages:

Departure Complimentary Extra charge
 
Morning
Bread with cheese and ham toppings, Biscuits, mini pastry, vegetable assortment with dip, candy, tea, coffee, refreshments
Sandwiches, fruit salad, yoghurt, pastries
Lunchtime
/ evening
Biscuits, savoury snacks, vegetable assortment with dip, candy, tea, coffee, refreshments Sandwiches, salads, cake slices


Flexible pricing depending on availability.

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Business Lounge

The comfortable Business Lounge brings luxury to your cruise. The classy Business Lounge is located in the middle of the ship, on the 7th deck. During your cruise you can prepare your meeting or just relax and enjoy your trip. There is also free wireless internet connection, Tax-free menu and newspapers available. The Business Lounge ticket includes food and drinks in Business Lounge buffet.

Business Lounge -surcharge 65 €/person/one way, 0-5-year old free of charge.

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Standard A & B class

The cabins are on decks 8 and 9, at the rear of the ship. There are 131 cabins for passengers: 64 inside B4 cabins and 65 outside cabins A4. There are 2 cabins for invalids, they are both located on deck 8. The cabin size is 7,5 m2. All cabins have a WC/ shower.

SPECIAL CABINS

Cabins for disabled persons

7,5 m2 cabins are located on deck 8. All cabins are equipped with own shower and toilet.

Allergy cabins

1 x A-class cabins and 2 x B-class cabins, located on deck 8. All cabins are equipped with shower and toilet.

Cabins for passengers travelling with pets

3 x B-class cabins, located on deck 8. All cabins are equipped with shower and toilet.

Delight Buffet

Star's Buffet-restaurant is located on deck 8 in the front part of the ship. There are 450 seats in the restaurant. Restaurant serves Buffet breakfast on departures at 7.30 and 10.30 and warm Buffet Lunch or Dinner on other departures. On departure at 21:30 and 22:30 restaurant is closed.

Meal prices →

Buffet Menu  →

A LA CARTE

Enjoy the best culinary experiences of the Baltic Sea and admire the breathtakingly beautiful sceneries around you! Our versatile á la carte menu offers something for everyone. Our personnel will be glad to help you to choose the right wine to go with your meal. Welcome to enjoy Sparkling Breakfast on Friday and Saturday morning at 07:30 departure from Helsinki to Tallinn. Start your day with tasty hot and cold delicacies served to your table and enjoy the comfortable atmosphere with a glass of sparkling wine. Book in advance for 18€ / adult, 9€/ child 0-11 y.o.

Star à la carte menu →

BURGER KING® RESTAURANT

The world's first floating BURGER KING® restaurant in the Baltic Sea is opened on Tallink Shuttle Star. BURGER KING® restaurant has almost 300 seats, but the takeaway service will make it possible to enjoy products in other areas of the ship too. The restaurant is located right next to the children's play area Tivoli on deck 9.

Read menu →

Café

Our newly renovated modern café offers light meals and Starbucks 100% Arabica coffee. The menu includes fresh smoothies and pastries, sandwiches, and various fruits and snacks. The cafe is located next to Lotte's children's play area on deck 9 and is open every day on all departures. Café is located on the deck 9. 

Starbucks

SNACK TIME

Café Snack Time is located on deck 8, in the middle of the ship. There are 320 seats in the café. Enjoy sandwiches, rolls, salads, pastries, drinks and warm dishes.

 

Pub Seaport  

Pub Seaport is located on the 7th deck in the rear of the ship. In the cosy pub you can enjoy different kinds of drinks and snacks.

Supermarket

In the Supermarket you will find alcohol, cigarettes, sweets, toys, souvenirs and food. Located on deck 7.

Perfume Shop

In Perfume Shop you will find perfumes and cosmetics. The total space of the elegant and spacious shops is 1.500 sqm! Here you will find all the newest products from world famous brands.

OTHER SERVICES

Find out useful information from the links below:

Information Desk →
Ship's information desk is located on deck 7, in the middle of the ship. Information desk is open throughout the whole journey. Here you can find newspapers, Helsinki and Tallinn city maps, tickets to Helsinki public transportation etc.
 
Luggage storage→
Luggage room is located on deck 8. Price 2 € / person (max.2 bags)  + shopping bags + jacket). In the ship's bow, on deck 7, lockers for luggage, price 4 € / big & 2 € / small.  Luggage room is closed on departures 19:30 - 21:30 & 22:30 - 00:30. 
 
Currency exchange →
There is no currency exchange on board Star. 
 
Nurse →
There is no nurse or doctor among the ship crew. In case of emergency contact information desk.
 
Internet-connections →
WiFi free internet access in Business Lounge, deck 7. Note that connection quality may vary as the connection goes through satellite 
 
Embarkation →
Embarkation from deck 7.
 

Technical information

Year of manufacture: 2007
Passengers: 2080
Cabins: 131
Beds: 520 
Decks: 11 
Length: 186 m 
Width: 27,7 m 
Speed: 27  
Line meters: 2000 m
Ice class: 1A
Engine power: 48 000 kw 
Operates under Estonian flag

West Terminal / Helsinki

West Terminal 1 (Länsiterminaali 1)
Address: Länsiterminaali L4 Tyynenmerenkatu 8 00220 Helsinki.
Check-In is open Mon-Sun 06:15-00:30

Read more about terminal →

D-TERMINAL / TALLINN

Address: Lootsi 13

10151 Tallinn

Read more about D-terminal and opening hours  →
Check the location on a map

Europa

Executive Suite

Renewed luxurious 43-46 m2 suites for 1-2 people on deck 11 situated at the fore end of the ship. Separate bedroom and living room. Double bed and sofa. TV, refrigerator, safety deposit box and own sauna. Special Breakfast is in included on overninght cruises. Complimentary refreshments and fruits.

De Luxe 

Elegant, renewed and comfortable 16m2 cabin with bay window for two people on deck 11. Double bed (not possible to separate beds) refrigerator and complimentary refreshments in the cabin. Complimentary Special Breakfast is included on overnight cruises.

FAMILY

Family -cabin without window: max. 6 persons, of which at least 2 are children. Family cabin consists of 2 connected rooms. All Family cabins are located on deck 5. This cabin class is reserved for families (at least 5/6 family members incl. children). The cabins have TV and a refrigerator. Breakfast is not included. 

 

A class

Renewed high-class, comfortable 9m2 sea view cabins for 2-4 people on decks 5, 9 and 10. Some cabins are also suitable for allergic or disabled persons and for passengers with pets. NB! Cabins for 2 and 4 persons are located on different decks therefore it's not possible to have those near each other.

B CLASS

Attractive, 9m2 inside cabin for 2-4 people on decks 5, 9, 10 and 11. Some of the cabins on deck 5 can be converted into 8-person family cabins. Some cabins are also suitable for allergic or disabled persons and for passengers with pets.

b2 class

Comfortable, 7m2 inside cabins for 1-2 people on decks 5 and 9. Bunk beds.

C CLASS

Comfortable, 8.1m2 inside cabins on deck 2. Some cabins are suitable for passengers with pets.

SPECIAL CABINS

Cabins for the disabled
13 m2 cabins for 3 people on deck 5. Specially equipped with the disabled in mind. Price according to chosen cabin category.

Cabins for allergic persons
9.1 m2 cabins for 2-4 people on deck 5. Furnished with non-allergic materials. Price according to chosen cabin category (A-, B, and C-classes).

Cabins for passengers with pets
Cabins for 2-4 passengers with pets. Price according to chosen cabin category (A-, B, and C-classes).

Grande Buffet

Welcome to enjoy hearty buffet tables! The quality of the Buffet's starters, main courses and desserts is ensured through carefully selected suppliers and the well-honored skills of our master chefs. Here you will find delicacies from the archipelago, international food such as sushi, street food etc. Beer, white and red wine, and soft drinks are included in the price of the meal. 

Grande Buffet Dinner menu →
Grande Buffet Lunch menu  →
 

Grill House

Order a delicious hamburger or seakt from the menu or eat your stomach full from Buffet style starter and dessert table! Special breakfast is served here. 

Grill House menu →

FAST LANE

New Fast Lane restaurant is for persons, who don’t want to have a multi-course menu but have something delicious quickly. Here you can stop by easily and enjoy fresh salads or meatball. The Chef is here to make hefty hamburgers until the late night. 

 

TAVOLÀTA RISTORANTE ITALIANO

Have you tested the menu yet? In this relaxed Italian restaurant Tavolàta you will enjoy absolutely delicious antipasti, risotto, pasta and desserts. 

Tavolàta menu →

Tavoláta Inverno menu until 03.04.2019 →

COFFEE & CO.

Urban and industrial-style Coffee & Co. cafeteria serves Starbucksi top quality coffee and Tazo® Tea, mouth-watering pastries, cakes and tasty sandwiches. The cafeteria is located on deck 7.

TAX FREE SUPERSTORE

Tax Free Superstore, on deck 7,  is a fully stocked shop where you can shop for spirits, wines, beer, cigarettes, sweets and food. Our knowledgeable staff will help you make your choices among the best selections on the Baltic Sea. Use your full entitlement and save money!

Read more about shopping →

 

Perfume & FASHION

Is a self-service shop for high-quality cosmetics – from perfumes to skin care products. Sample the products and make use of the extensive product knowledge of our professional sales assistants. Here you will find also the well-known brands, classics, the hottest trends, accessories for men and women, jewellery, handbags, sunglasses and watches from brands like Michael Kors, Guess, Superdry, Uno Piu Uno, Tommy Hilfiger, Camel Active, Solid, Park Lane, Esprit, Freequent, Gant etc. Located on deck 7.

Gifts

Here you can buy for example Finnish design products from famous brands such as Iittala, Arabia and Marimekko. Welcome to find nice souvenirs and pick up something for each family member waiting at home! Located on deck 7.

Kids & Toys

Clothing, shoes and toys for the little ones. A large selection of Lego, Muumi, My Little Pony, Hot Wheels toys as well as clothing, shoes and accessorie from brands such as Mayoral, Desigual and Lundmyr. Located on deck 7.

ELECTRONICS

Here you will find small traveler's electronics such as Bose and Marshall headphones, smartphones and tablet devices and their accessories. The selection varies depending on the season, so there is always something new! Located on deck 7.

SAUNA BEACH

Forget stress and the pressures of work! On Silja Europa you can indulge in the luxuries of sauna, whirlpool bath, massage... You will emerge refreshed and invigorated, all ready for the evening. Spa on deck 12. Saunas and pools. Seats in the pool area and additional 60 seats in the sauna bar.

Opening hours: Helsinki-Tallinn 17:30–24:00 & Tallinn-Helsinki  7:30–16:00. Bathing time 1,5 h. Subject to alterations.

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Prices: Adult 8 €, child 6-11 y.o 4 €. Swimsuit rent 2 €.
 
Family sauna: 40 €/4 persons /1,5 h
 
Group sauna: 85 €/9 persons/1,5 h
 
Group sauna: 170 €/18 person /1,5 h
 
Reservations for family and group saunas latest 5 days in advance. You can also make a reservation on board.
 
NB! Swimming in the pool area only in swimwear (swimming trunks, not shorts) in accordance to the health department regulations. If needed, swimwear can be rented from the cashier of the sauna. The seats in the pool area are for Sauna Beach clients only.

HERA SALONGID BEAUTY SALON

How about an exclusive beauty treatment or pampering pedicure? Hera Salongid beauty salon offers all kinds of treatments. During a cruise you have time to relax and pamper yourself, so have a facial, make-up, manicure or a massage! All the services can be booked directly onboard. 

Opening hours: 18:00-22:00 from Helsinki to Tallinn and 10:00-16:00 from Tallinn to Helsinki.

Hera Salongid Beauty Salon is located on deck 12, next to the sauna department.

Find out more →

Children's playroom

On Silja Europa kids find a whole world of their own! Children's playroom offers activities and fun for toddlers and older children for the entire journey, especially during school holidays and other holiday seasons. At these times we organize all kinds of special events for children: sports activities, children's theater, shows, face painting, treasure hunting... There is a childcare room where you change nappies next door. You can warm up a bottle in Tavolàta restaurant. Playroom is located in the middle of the ship, deck 7.

other services

Find useful information from the links below:

Info
Information Desk on deck 7 is open around the clock. Here you can exchange currency, get information about the program on board as well as get tips on how you can best spend your day in your destination.

You can buy tickets for sightseeing and public transportation.

You can rent strollers for your child from information desk for a 50 euro deposit. The strollers can not be taken away from the ship! 
 
 
Luggage room
-On deck 5 in the front
-Price 2 eur/ person (max. 2 bags + jacket)
-open throughout the journey
-guarded
 
 
Safety Deposit
There are small free lockers for valuables in Information Desk. Larger lockers can be found on deck 7, (lockers work with 2 €uro coins). The cruise line is not liable for property left in the cabin.
 
Nurse
Nurse can be reached via Information Desk.
 
Soft drink machines
There are several soft drink vending machines onboard. Vending machines work with EUR (1 euro and 2 euro coins).
 
Currency exchange and slot machines
Currency exchange point is located in the ship's Information Desk, deck 7. Slot machines run with euro coins. 
 
Internet connection
Free WiFi connection in public areas on deck 7 & 8, in Suites deck 11 and in Theatre Europa and in conference area deck 12. Satellite connection during voyage is occasionally slow.
 
Deck 5 
 

TECHNICAL DETAILs

Year of completion: 1993
Length over all: 202 m
Breadth: 32 m
Engines: 31,800 kW
Speed: 21 knots
Ice Class: 1 A Super
Decks: 14
Passengers: 3,123
Passenger cabins: 1,152
Lane meters: 932 lm

West Terminal / Helsinki

West Terminal 1 (Länsiterminaali 1)
Address: Länsiterminaali L4 Tyynenmerenkatu 8 00220 Helsinki.
Check-In is open Mon-Sun 06:15-00:30

Read more about terminal →

D-TERMINAL / TALLINN

Address: Lootsi 13

10151 Tallinn

Read more about D-terminal and opening hours  →
Check the location on a map