There are 4 ways to get from Tartu to Tallinn by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Tartu to Tallinn Elr1

$9 - $14

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Bus  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Tartu bussijaam to Lennujaam 729 / ...

$9 - $45

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Taxi  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tartu to Tallinn 114.9 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Tartu to Tallinn 114.9 miles

$20 - $30

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tartu bussijaam and arriving at Lennujaam. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 22 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tartu and arriving at Tallinn. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 1 min.

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The distance between Tartu and Tallinn is 163 km. The road distance is 183.9 km.

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The best way to get from Tartu to Tallinn without a car is to train which takes 2 h 1 min and costs .

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The train from Tartu to Tallinn takes 2 h 1 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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

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Tartu to Tallinn train services, operated by Elron, depart from Tartu station.

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The best way to get from Tartu to Tallinn is to train which takes 2 h 1 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 22 min.

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Tartu to Tallinn bus services, operated by Lux Express, arrive at Lennujaam station.

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

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Map of how to get from Tartu to Tallinn.
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  • Distance: 102 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 1 min

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

Elron operates a train from Tartu to Tallinn every 3 hours. Tickets cost $9 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 1 min. Alternatively, Lux Express operates a bus from Tartu to Tallinn every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 2 h 22 min. Five other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Elron
Website
elron.ee
Train from Tartu to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 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 Tartu bussijaam to Lennujaam
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
luxexpress.eu
Peatus Estonia
Website
peatus.ee
Bus from Tartu bussijaam to Tallinna bussijaam
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
peatus.ee
Taisto Liinid OÜ
Website
taisto.ee
Bus from Tartu bussijaam to Tallinna bussijaam
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
taisto.ee
Vahesaar OÜ
Website
mkg.ee
Bus from Tartu bussijaam to Tallinna bussijaam
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
mkg.ee
Temptrans
Website
temptrans.ee
Bus from Tartu to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
temptrans.ee
Arilix OÜ
Website
vaikebussid.ee
Bus from Tartu bussijaam to Tallinna bussijaam
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
vaikebussid.ee
Other operators
Taxi from Tartu to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Tartu Taksopark
Phone
+372 730 0200

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Yes, the driving distance between Tartu to Tallinn is 184 km. It takes approximately 2 h 23 min to drive from Tartu to Tallinn.

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