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

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Train  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Valga to Tartu Elr33

$4 - $7

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Tartu tänav to Pauluse 369 / ...

$3 - $8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Valga to Tartu 53.4 miles

$65 - $85

Drive  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Valga to Tartu 53.4 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Valga to Tartu is to bus which costs 3€ - 7€ and takes 1 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Valga to Tartu is to taxi which costs 55€ - 70€ and takes 1 h 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tartu tänav and arriving at Pauluse. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 39 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Valga and arriving at Tartu. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 12 min.

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The distance between Valga and Tartu is 78 km. The road distance is 85.4 km.

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The best way to get from Valga to Tartu without a car is to train which takes 1 h 12 min and costs 4€ - 6€.

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The train from Valga to Tartu takes 1 h 12 min including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Valga to Tartu bus services, operated by Automen OÜ, depart from Tartu tänav station.

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

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The best way to get from Valga to Tartu is to train which takes 1 h 12 min and costs 4€ - 6€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 3€ - 7€ and takes 1 h 39 min.

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Map of how to get from Valga to Tartu.
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  • Distance: 48.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 12 min

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

Elron operates a train from Valga to Tartu 4 times a day. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 1 h 12 min. Alternatively, Automen OÜ operates a bus from Valga to Tartu once daily. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 1 h 39 min. Taisto Liinid OÜ also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Elron
Website
elron.ee
Train from Valga to Tartu
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
elron.ee
Bus operators
Automen OÜ
Website
automen.ee
Bus from Tartu tänav to Pauluse
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
automen.ee
Taisto Liinid OÜ
Website
taisto.ee
Bus from Tartu tänav to Tartu bussijaam
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
taisto.ee
Other operators
Taxi from Valga to Tartu
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85

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Valga to Tartu bus services, operated by Automen OÜ, arrive at Pauluse station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Valga to Tartu is 85 km. It takes approximately 1 h 9 min to drive from Valga to Tartu.

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There are 154+ hotels available in Tartu. Prices start at $39 USD per night.

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