There are 5 ways to get from Cēsis to Tallinn by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Cēsis to Valga 866 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Valga bussijaam to Tallinna bussijaam 179 / ...

$12 - $17

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Train  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Cēsis to Valga 866 / ...
  2. Take the train from Valga to Tartu
  3. Take the train from Tartu to Tallinn

$13 - $19

Bus  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Cēsis to Jugla 7730 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Rīga Juglas iela to Tallinn 800703 / ...

$17 - $26

Drive  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Cēsis to Tallinn 189.4 miles

$30 - $50

Train, fly  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Cēsis to Riga
  2. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Tallinn (TLL) RIX - TLL

$35 - $116

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No, there is no direct bus from Cēsis to Tallinn. However, there are services departing from Cēsis and arriving at Tallinn via Rīga Juglas iela. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cēsis to Tallinn. However, there are services departing from Cēsis and arriving at Tallinn via Valga and Tartu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 31 min.

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The distance between Cēsis and Tallinn is 238 km. The road distance is 303 km.

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The best way to get from Cēsis to Tallinn without a car is to train and bus which takes 6 h 4 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 4 min to get from Cēsis to Tallinn, including transfers.

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Cēsis to Tallinn bus services, operated by 1188 Latvia, depart from Cēsis station.

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Cēsis to Tallinn train services, operated by Latvian Railways (PV), depart from Cēsis station.

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The best way to get from Cēsis to Tallinn is to train which takes 6 h 31 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 56 min.

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The quickest flight from Riga Airport to Tallinn Airport is the direct flight which takes 49 min.

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Cēsis to Tallinn bus services, operated by Ecolines, arrive at Tallinn station.

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Map of how to get from Cēsis to Tallinn.
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  • Distance: 148.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 4 min

What companies run services between Cēsis, Latvia and Tallinn, Estonia?

You can take a train from Cēsis to Tallinn via Valga and Tartu in around 6 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cēsis to Tallinn via Jugla and Rīga Juglas iela in around 6 h 56 min.

Airlines
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Riga to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $160
Train operators
Latvian Railways (PV)
Phone
+371 67232135
Website
pv.lv
Train from Cēsis to Valga
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
pv.lv
Train from Cēsis to Riga
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Website
pv.lv
Elron
Website
elron.ee
Train from Valga to Tartu
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
elron.ee
Train from Tartu to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
elron.ee
Bus operators
Taisto Liinid OÜ
Website
taisto.ee
Bus from Valga bussijaam to Tallinna bussijaam
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
taisto.ee
1188 Latvia
Website
1188.lv
Bus from Cēsis to Jugla
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
1188.lv
Ecolines

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Cēsis to Tallinn train services, operated by Elron, arrive at Tallinn station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cēsis to Tallinn is 303 km. It takes approximately 4 h 10 min to drive from Cēsis to Tallinn.

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Air Baltic offers flights from Riga Airport to Tallinn Airport.

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