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There are 3 ways to get from Pärnu to Cēsis by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Pärnu to Rīga Juglas iela 800706 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Jugla to Cēsis 7730 / ...

$11 - $16

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Pärnu bussijaam to Valga bussijaam 293 / ...
  2. Take the train from Valga to Cēsis 865 / ...

Drive  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Pärnu to Cēsis 107.7 miles

$19 - $28

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pärnu to Cēsis is to bus which costs 9€ - 15€ and takes 4 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pärnu to Cēsis is to drive which costs 16€ - 25€ and takes 2 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pärnu to Cēsis. However, there are services departing from Pärnu and arriving at Cēsis via Jugla. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 40 min.

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The distance between Pärnu and Cēsis is 128 km. The road distance is 172.4 km.

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The best way to get from Pärnu to Cēsis without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 40 min and costs 9€ - 15€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 40 min to get from Pärnu to Cēsis, including transfers.

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Pärnu to Cēsis bus services, operated by Ecolines, depart from Pärnu station.

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Pärnu to Cēsis bus services, operated by 1188 Latvia, arrive at Cēsis station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pärnu to Cēsis is 172 km. It takes approximately 2 h 24 min to drive from Pärnu to Cēsis.

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There are 103+ hotels available in Cēsis. Prices start at $40 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 80 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 40 min

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

You can take a bus from Pärnu to Cēsis via Rīga Juglas iela and Jugla in around 4 h 40 min.

Train operators
Latvian Railways (PV)
Bus operators
Ecolines
1188 Latvia
Website
1188.lv
Bus from Jugla to Cēsis
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
1188.lv
Vahesaar OÜ
Website
mkg.ee
Bus from Pärnu bussijaam to Valga bussijaam
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
mkg.ee
Sirel Reisid OÜ
Website
sirelreisid.com
Bus from Pärnu bussijaam to Valga bussijaam
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
sirelreisid.com

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