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

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Train, bus  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Cēsis to Valga 874 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Valga bussijaam to Tallinna bussijaam 179 / ...

$12 - $17

4 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Cēsis to Valga 874 / ...
  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 / ...

$18 - $26

Drive  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Cēsis to Tallinn 189.4 miles

$30 - $50

Bus, fly  •  4 h 35 min

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

$35 - $117

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cēsis to Tallinn is to train and bus which costs $12 - $17 and takes 5 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cēsis to Tallinn is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 4 h 10 min.

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

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It takes approximately 5 h 57 min to get from Cēsis to Tallinn, including transfers.

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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 34 min.

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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 34 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
1188 Latvia
Website
1188.lv
Train from Cēsis to Valga
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
1188.lv
Elron
Website
elron.ee
Train from Valga to Tartu
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
elron.ee
Train from Tartu to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 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
Bus from Cēsis to Riga
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
1188.lv
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