Helsinki-Tallinn: Megastar

A symbol of the new generation in fast ferry service

Tallink´s new generation LNG powered fast ferry Megastar operates on route Helsinki-Tallinn route. Megastar is 212,2 metres in length and she takes 2 800 passengers. 

The restaurants and bars are located mainly on decks 8 and 9. The interiors of the restaurant and bar areas are created by the acknowledged Finnish designer Vertti Kivi. The largerst mall on the Baltic Sea, 2800 square meter Traveller Superstore, is a fully stocked shop where you can purchase spirits, wines, beer, cigarettes, sweets and food, top brand cosmetics and perfumes.

Megastar operates in Helsinki from the new West Harbor Terminal 2

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New flavors on board

On Megastar the fast food restaurant BURGER KING® offers new flavors for the customers. The restaurant's priority is to offer food made with high quality fresh ingredients to guarantee a delicious meal.

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New Service – 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.

Find out more about Megastar's other lounges →

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 (valid 27.12.2017–31.05.2018) →


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 →
The Chef's Kitchen Menu by Juuri →

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.

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.



Urban and industrial-style Coffee & Co. cafeteria serves fresh top quality coffee, refreshing drinks, mouth-watering pastries and cakes. The restaurant is located on deck 9 in the open area with Information Desk.

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.

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.

Traveller Superstore

While on board Megastar, you will find everything you need in one big convenient store. The selection available in the Traveller Superstore ranges from fragrances and cosmetics, accessories, fashion items and clothes, toys and sweets to food, alcohol, and tobacco products. The Traveller Superstore can be entered from both Decks 7 and 8. There is a separate entrance from the garage area on deck 7. Find an exclusive selection and attractive prices in the largest ship store on the Baltic Sea!

The pre-order counter and sale stations for large quantity items are located on deck 7.

Fast service is delivered throughout the store – there are altogether 14 counters in different areas of the shop and Q-Shopping service .

This is also where the collection game Collect and Save prizes are displayed and sold.

The shop is opened from morning before the first departure till evening until the last trip is done, also during port stays. 

Lobby Shop

To save time, you can buy smaller items from the kiosk on Deck 8, which sells food and drinks, as well as magazines, newspapers, and souvenirs.


Children’s playroom is located in the front part of deck 9, just before Delight Buffet. Children can play, watch cartoons and use PlayStation there.

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.

Comfort Lounge

Comfort Lounge is a comfortable separate area with extra services, including a choice 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 € 20 surcharge. Children 0-5 year old free of charge.

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.

Drivers’ Lounge

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


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.

Conference rooms

There are two conference rooms located in Comfort Lounge on deck 8. One is for 32 and second is for 22 people. Rooms are supplied with TV, flipchart, notepads and pens. Laptop can be connected to TV by ClickShare.

VIP room

Vip room is suitable for 12 people and is located in the Business Lounge on deck 8. Room is supplied with TV, flipchart, notepads and pens. Laptop can be connected to TV by ClickShare.

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.

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, and on deck 8 lockers for luggage, price 4 € / big & 2 € / small.

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 Harbour / West Terminal 2 Helsinki

Tallink Shuttle ships Star and Megastar, operate from the new Terminal 2 starting from 27.2.2017! Europa continues operating from West Terminal 1.
West Terminal 2
Tyynenmerenkatu 14, 00220 Helsinki 
tel. 0600 157 00

Tallink Silja Oy Check-in opening times:

Mon-Wed, Fri-Sun from 06.15-22.30
Thu from 06.15-20.30

Summer 5.06.-3.09.2017
Mon-Wed, Fri-Sun from 06.15-22.30
Thu from 06.15-23.30
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Address: Lootsi 13

10151 Tallinn
Tallink Ticket Office in Terminal D is open: 
Monday–Sunday 06:00 – 22:30

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