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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Tallinn to Tartu Elr1
  2. Take the bus from Tartu bussijaam to Otepää 71 / ...

$12 - $19

Cheapest option

Bus Lux Express  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Tallinna bussijaam to Tartu bussijaam 729 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Tartu bussijaam to Otepää 71 / ...

$11 - $21

3 alternative options

Bus Peatus Estonia  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Tallinna bussijaam to Põltsamaa 130 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Põltsamaa to Tartu bussijaam 808 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Tartu bussijaam to Otepää 71 / ...

$12 - $24

Train  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Tallinn to Tartu Elr1

$11 - $17

Drive  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Tallinn to Otepää 133.3 miles

$23 - $35

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Tallinn to Otepää. However, there are services departing from Tallinna bussijaam and arriving at Otepää via Tartu bussijaam. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 32 min.

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The distance between Tallinn and Otepää is 183 km. The road distance is 213.3 km.

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The best way to get from Tallinn to Otepää without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 12 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 12 min to get from Tallinn to Otepää, including transfers.

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Tallinn to Otepää bus services, operated by Lux Express, depart from Tallinna bussijaam station.

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The best way to get from Tallinn to Otepää is to bus which takes 3 h 32 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 4 h 34 min.

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Tallinn to Otepää bus services, operated by Go Bus AS, arrive at Otepää station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tallinn to Otepää is 213 km. It takes approximately 2 h 53 min to drive from Tallinn to Otepää.

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There are 89+ hotels available in Otepää. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tallinn to Otepää.
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  • Distance: 114.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 12 min

What companies run services between Tallinn, Estonia and Otepää, Estonia?

You can take a bus from Tallinn to Otepää via Tartu bussijaam in around 3 h 32 min. Alternatively, Elron operates a train from Tallinn to Otepää every 3 hours. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 1 h 57 min.

Train operators
Elron
Website
elron.ee
Train from Tallinn to Tartu
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
elron.ee
Bus operators
Go Bus AS
Website
gobus.ee
Bus from Tartu bussijaam to Otepää
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
gobus.ee
Arilix OÜ
Website
vaikebussid.ee
Bus from Tartu bussijaam to Otepää
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
vaikebussid.ee
Bus from Tallinna bussijaam to Põltsamaa
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
vaikebussid.ee
Bus from Põltsamaa to Tartu bussijaam
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
vaikebussid.ee
Taisto Liinid OÜ
Website
taisto.ee
Bus from Tartu bussijaam to Otepää
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
taisto.ee
Bus from Tallinna bussijaam to Tartu bussijaam
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
taisto.ee
Lux Express
Email
info@luxexpress.eu
Website
luxexpress.eu
Bus from Tallinna bussijaam to Tartu bussijaam
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
luxexpress.eu
Peatus Estonia
Website
peatus.ee
Bus from Tallinna bussijaam to Tartu bussijaam
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
peatus.ee
Bus from Tallinna bussijaam to Põltsamaa
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
peatus.ee
Bus from Põltsamaa to Tartu bussijaam
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
peatus.ee
Vahesaar OÜ
Website
mkg.ee
Bus from Tallinna bussijaam to Põltsamaa
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
mkg.ee
Bus from Põltsamaa to Tartu bussijaam
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mkg.ee
MK Reis-X OÜ
Website
reis.ee
Bus from Põltsamaa to Tartu bussijaam
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
reis.ee

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