There are 4 ways to get from Tallinn to Otepää by bus, train 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.

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Bus Lux Express  •  3 h 41 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

Train, bus  •  4 h 1 min

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

$13 - $19

Bus Peatus Estonia  •  4 h 5 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

Drive  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Tallinn to Otepää 133.3 miles

$23 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tallinn to Otepää is to bus which costs 9€ - 19€ and takes 3 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tallinn to Otepää is to drive which costs 20€ - 30€ and takes 2 h 53 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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It takes approximately 3 h 41 min to get from Tallinn to Otepää, including transfers.

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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 41 min.

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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 41 min.

Train operators
Elron
Website
elron.ee
Train from Tallinn to Tartu
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
elron.ee
Bus operators
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
Taisto Liinid OÜ
Website
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
Bus from Tartu bussijaam to Otepää
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
taisto.ee
Go Bus AS
Website
gobus.ee
Bus from Tartu bussijaam to Otepää
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 - $7
Schedules at
vaikebussid.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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