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An ETIAS authorisation will be required for every American citizen for short-stay period in Estonia starting from 2021.


A valid passport is required to enter Estonia. All tourists entering Estonian territory from another (Schengen country) are exempted from presenting their passports to Estonian authorities. In this case, a national identity card is the only document needed.
The passport and other travel documents accepted for entry must be valid for a minimum of 3 months beyond the period of intended stay. All the Passports (or equivalent travel documents) issued more than ten years before the date of travel, may not be accepted.

A Schengen visa is mandatory for all nationals of United States of America who stay in the country for a period greater than 90 days.
For short stay visits (less than 90 days within a period of 180 days), the visitors are exempted from obtaining a valid Schengen visa.
An ETIAS authorisation will become a mandatory requirement for every American citizen starting from 2021.
ETIAS will have a validity of five years, and it can be used for an unlimited number of entries.

Custom Regulations
Travelers, arriving into Estonia by road may bring at the first and second entry within a calendar month, the following quantities of products:

  • Tobacco: Cigarettes (40), cigarillos (100), cigars (20), smoking tobacco (50g).
  • Alcohol: Wine (4L) (except sparkling wine, liqueur wine), beer (16L), spirits with alcohol content up to 22% (2L), strong alcoholic beverages (1L)

Currency Restriction
Money Amounts of over €10,000 (or equivalent in foreign currencies) in cash or travelers' cheques must be declared at the point of entry or exit of the EU. Visitors entering Estonia with a one-way ticket and not having sufficient funds to purchase a return ticket might be refused to enter.

Children between seven and fifteen years must have their own passport (or a photo of the child must be included in the parent's passport).

List of American diplomatic offices in Estonia

U.S. Embassy in Tallinn, Estonia

Address: Kentmanni 20, 15099 Tallinn, EstoniaCheck on map

Phone: (372) 668 8100

Fax: (372) 668 8134



Office Hours: 9:00 to 12:00 and 14:00 to 17:00 Monday through Friday

List of Estonian diplomatic offices in United States of America

Honorary Consul in Houston

Address: 1912 Buschong, Houston, TX 77039, USACheck on map

Phone: +281 442 8247

Fax: +281 449 7642


Details: Operating region: state Texas

Honorary Consul in Seattle

Address: 950 N. 72nd Street, Suite 100, WA 98103Check on map

Phone: 206-812-1033

Fax: 206-284-4061


Honorary Consul in Portsmouth

Address: 179 Pleasant Street, Portsmouth, New Hampshire 03801Check on map

Phone: (1 603) 433 0929


Details: Operating region: New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island

Honorary Consul in Chicago

Address: 410 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611, USACheck on map

Phone: (1 312) 595-2527, (1 847) 809-4388

Fax: (312) 337 7960


Details: Operating region: state Illinois

Honorary Consul in Los Angeles

Address: 5273 Tendilla Avenue, Woodland Hills, CA 91364, USACheck on map

Phone: (1 818) 340 5766


Details: Operating region: state California

Consulate General of Estonia in New York, United States

Address: 3 Dag Hammarskjold Plaza, Suite 6B, 305 East 47th St, NY 10017-2001Check on map

Phone: (212) 883-0636

Fax: (212) 883-0648



Office Hours: The consulate is open: Monday-Friday from 10.00 a.m. to 12.00 p.m. and from 2.00 to 4.00 p.m.

Embassy of Estonia in the United States

Address: 2131 Massachussets Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20008Check on map

Phone: 1 (202) 588-0101

Fax: 1 (202) 588 0108



Office Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday-Friday

Medical Information

Recommended vaccines

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About Estonia

Capital: Tallinn
  • Estonian 68.5%;
  • Russian 29.6%;
  • Ukrainian 0.6%;
  • Other 1.2%;
  • Unspecified 0.1%;

Area: 45,226 KM2
Population: 1,291,170
Timezone: UTC/GMT +2 hours
Currency: Euro (EUR)
Calling Code: +372

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