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There are 5 ways to get from Tartu to Jõhvi by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Tartu bussijaam to Jõhvi 175 / ...

$6 - $11

4 alternative options

Bus via Ahtme kaubakeskus  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Tartu bussijaam to Ahtme kaubakeskus 530

$8 - $11

Train  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Tartu to Tapa Elr1
  2. Take the train from Tapa to Jõhvi Elr22 / ...

$9 - $16

Taxi  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tartu to Jõhvi 81.2 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Tartu to Jõhvi 81.2 miles

$14 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from Tartu to Jõhvi is to bus which costs 5€ - 10€ and takes 2 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tartu to Jõhvi is to taxi which costs 85€ - 110€ and takes 1 h 48 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tartu bussijaam and arriving at Jõhvi. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Tartu to Jõhvi. However, there are services departing from Tartu and arriving at Jõhvi via Tapa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 14 min.

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The distance between Tartu and Jõhvi is 116 km. The road distance is 129.9 km.

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The best way to get from Tartu to Jõhvi without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 5 min and costs 5€ - 10€.

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The bus from Tartu bussijaam to Jõhvi takes 2 h 5 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Tartu to Jõhvi bus services, operated by Peatus Estonia, depart from Tartu bussijaam station.

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Tartu to Jõhvi train services, operated by Elron, depart from Tartu station.

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The best way to get from Tartu to Jõhvi is to bus which takes 2 h 5 min and costs 5€ - 10€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 7€ - 15€ and takes 3 h 14 min.

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Map of how to get from Tartu to Jõhvi.
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  • Distance: 72.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 5 min

What companies run services between Tartu, Estonia and Jõhvi, Estonia?

Peatus Estonia operates a bus from Tartu to Jõhvi 4 times a day. Tickets cost $7 - $10 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a train from Tartu to Jõhvi via Tapa in around 3 h 14 min.

Train operators
Elron
Phone
673 7400
Email
info@elron.ee
Website
elron.ee
Train from Tartu to Tapa
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Elron
Train from Tapa to Jõhvi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
Elron
Go Rail
Website
gorail.ee
Train from Tapa to Iyhvi
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
gorail.ee
Seating
$4 - $6
3rd Class (open sleeping)
$5 - $7
2nd Class (coupe)
$6 - $8
1st Class (SV coupe)
$13 - $15
Bus operators
Peatus Estonia
Website
peatus.ee
Bus from Tartu bussijaam to Jõhvi
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
Peatus Estonia
Bus from Tartu bussijaam to Ahtme kaubakeskus
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
Peatus Estonia
Ekspress-Auto L
Phone
33 79 040
Email
info@ekspressautol.ee
Website
ekspressautol.ee
Bus from Tartu bussijaam to Jõhvi
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ekspress-Auto L
Arilix OÜ
Phone
+372 5886 0000
Email
tellimine@bussikeskus.ee
Website
vaikebussid.ee
Bus from Tartu bussijaam to Jõhvi
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Arilix OÜ
Other operators
Taxi from Tartu to Jõhvi
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Tartu Taksopark
Phone
+372 730 0200

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Tartu to Jõhvi bus services, operated by Peatus Estonia, arrive at Jõhvi station.

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Tartu to Jõhvi train services, operated by Elron, arrive at Jõhvi station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tartu to Jõhvi is 130 km. It takes approximately 1 h 48 min to drive from Tartu to Jõhvi.

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There are 49+ hotels available in Jõhvi. Prices start at $34 USD per night.

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