There are 7 ways to get from Warsaw to Tartu by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Tartu  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Warsaw (WAW) to Tartu (TAY) WAW - TAY

$112 - $407

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Bus  •  18 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Warszawa to Riga
  2. Take the bus from Rīga to Tartu 858003 / ...

$48 - $78

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Fly to Tallinn, train  •  7 h

  1. Fly from Warsaw (WAW) to Tallinn (TLL) WAW - TLL
  2. Take the train from Ülemiste to Tartu

$70 - $209

Fly to Riga, bus  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Warsaw (WAW) to Riga (RIX) WAW - RIX
  2. Take the bus from Rīga Lidosta Airport to Tartu

$58 - $150

Bus, train  •  19 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Warszawa to Riga
  2. Take the train from Riga to Valga
  3. Take the train from Valga to Tartu

Train, bus  •  23 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Warszawa Centralna to Grodno D
  2. Take the bus from Grodno Train Station to Riga
  3. Take the bus from Riga to Valka
  4. Take the bus from Valga bussijaam to Tartu bussijaam 381 / ...

$53 - $63

Drive  •  12 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Warsaw to Tartu 561.3 miles

$100 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from Warsaw to Tartu is to train and bus which costs 190 zł - 240 zł and takes 23 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Warsaw to Tartu is to fly and train which costs 250 zł - 800 zł and takes 7 h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Warsaw to Tartu. However, there are services departing from Warszawa and arriving at Tartu via Rīga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 29 min.

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The distance between Warsaw and Tartu is 773 km. The road distance is 898.2 km.

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The best way to get from Warsaw to Tartu without a car is to bus which takes 18 h 29 min and costs 170 zł - 290 zł.

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It takes approximately 7 h 36 min to get from Warsaw to Tartu, including transfers.

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Warsaw to Tartu bus services, operated by Ecolines, depart from Warszawa station.

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The best way to get from Warsaw to Tartu is to fly which takes 7 h 36 min and costs 410 zł - 1 500 zł. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 170 zł - 290 zł and takes 18 h 29 min.

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There is no direct flight from Warsaw Airport to Tartu Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Warsaw to Tartu bus services, operated by Ecolines, arrive at Tartu station.

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Map of how to get from Warsaw to Tartu.
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  • Distance: 483.1 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 36 min

What companies run services between Warsaw, Poland and Tartu, Estonia?

Finnair flies from Warsaw to Tartu 6 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Warsaw to Tartu via Riga and Rīga in around 18 h 29 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Warsaw to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $250
Flights from Warsaw to Tallinn via Vilnius
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $250
Flights from Warsaw to Riga
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Warsaw to Tallinn via Riga
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Flights from Warsaw to Riga
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Warsaw to Tartu via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Warsaw to Tallinn via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Train operators
Elron
Website
elron.ee
Train from Ülemiste to Tartu
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
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
Latvian Railways (PV)
Polish Railways (PKP)

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability, and large families being entitled to discounts. Polish Railways offer a pre-booking service for travellers living outside of Poland - tickets and reservations can be booked in advance for trips inside Poland (up to 30 days in advance for domestic trains), and to/from other countries in the region (up to 60 days in advance).

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Warszawa Centralna to Grodno
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
Intercity.pl
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Bus operators
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga Lidosta Airport to Tartu
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $24
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Warszawa to Riga
Ave. Duration
13 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Tartu
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Intaks
Website
intaks.by
Bus from Grodno Train Station to Riga
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$33
Schedules at
intaks.by
1188 Latvia
Website
1188.lv
Bus from Riga to Valka
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
1188.lv
Arilix OÜ
Website
vaikebussid.ee
Bus from Valga bussijaam to Tartu bussijaam
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
vaikebussid.ee
Automen OÜ
Website
automen.ee
Bus from Valga bussijaam to Tartu bussijaam
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
automen.ee
Taisto Liinid OÜ
Website
taisto.ee
Bus from Valga bussijaam to Tartu bussijaam
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
taisto.ee

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Tartu is 1 h ahead of Warsaw. It is currently 10:12 PM in Warsaw and 11:12 PM in Tartu.

Yes, the driving distance between Warsaw to Tartu is 898 km. It takes approximately 12 h 10 min to drive from Warsaw to Tartu.

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Finnair offers flights from Warsaw Airport to Tartu Airport.

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There are 145+ hotels available in Tartu. Prices start at $38 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Warsaw to Warsaw Airport is to train which takes 20 min and costs 3 zł - 21 zł.

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