There are 3 ways to get from Tartu to Tallinn by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  2h 22m

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

8€ - 13€

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Train  •  2h 35m

  1. Take the train from Tartu to Tallinn Re34 / ...

8€ - 12€

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2h 24m

  1. Drive from Tartu to Tallinn 184.1 km

18€ - 28€

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The cheapest way to get from Tartu to Tallinn is to train which costs 8€ - 12€ and takes 2h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Tartu to Tallinn is to bus which costs 8€ - 13€ and takes 2h 22m.

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

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tartu and arriving at Tallinn. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 35m.

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The distance between Tartu and Tallinn is 163 km. The road distance is 184.1 km.

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The best way to get from Tartu to Tallinn without a car is to bus which takes 2h 22m and costs 8€ - 13€.

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The bus from Tartu bussijaam to Lennujaam takes 2h 22m including transfers and departs hourly.

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

Lux Express operates a bus from Tartu bussijaam to Lennujaam hourly. Tickets cost 9€ - 13€ and the journey takes 2h 22m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Elron operates a train from Tartu to Tallinn every 4 hours. Tickets cost 8€ - 12€ and the journey takes 2h 35m.

Train operators
Elron
Phone
673 7400
Email
info@elron.ee
Website
elron.ee
Train from Tartu to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
Elron
Bus operators
Peatus Estonia
Website
peatus.ee
Bus from Tartu bussijaam to Lennujaam
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
Peatus Estonia
Taisto Liinid OÜ
Phone
+372 515 1882
Email
info@taisto.ee
Website
taisto.ee
Bus from Tartu bussijaam to Lennujaam
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Taisto Liinid OÜ

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The best way to get from Tartu to Tallinn is to bus which takes 2h 22m and costs 8€ - 13€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 8€ - 12€ and takes 2h 35m.

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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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Yes, the driving distance between Tartu to Tallinn is 184 km. It takes approximately 2h 24m to drive from Tartu to Tallinn.

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