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Travel Information from Riga to Tartu

distanceDistance138 miles (222 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach
fastestFastest modeCoach • £15 • 4 h
carriersPopular travel companiesLux Express

Travel 138 miles (222 km) by coach to Tartu from Riga. Lux Express is the main travel provider operating this route. Travellers can even take a direct coach from Riga to Tartu.

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FAQs

Is international travel between Riga, Latvia and Tartu, Estonia allowed?

International travel from Riga, Latvia to Tartu, Estonia is: Partially open.

Can I enter Estonia if coming from Latvia?

Entry into Estonia is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Latvia.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Tartu if travelling from Riga?

Conditions of entry:

  • COVID-19 test upon arrival
  • 7-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 6 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What measures do I need to follow in Tartu, Estonia due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Estonia must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 20/01/2022; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey to Tartu from Riga.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Riga, Latvia from Tartu, Estonia?

The restriction level for your return to Riga, Latvia from Estonia is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Riga from Tartu restricted?

Entry into Latvia is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Estonia.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Riga from Tartu?

Conditions of reentry into Latvia:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Riga, Latvia?

You should observe these safety measures in Latvia as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information about your return travel to Latvia was last checked on 21/01/2022. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Riga from Tartu closer to your date of departure here.

What are my Riga to Tartu travel options?

You can travel between Riga and Tartu by coach.

What is the fastest way to Tartu from Riga?

The fastest way to travel from Riga to Tartu is by coach with an average journey time of 4 h.

How many miles from Riga to Tartu would I travel?

The Riga to Tartu distance is approximately 138 miles (222 km).

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Riga to Tartu?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Riga to Tartu:

  • Coaches most often depart from Riga at Riga, Prāgas Iela and arrive in Tartu at Tartu, Bussijaam.

Which travel companies can get me from Riga to Tartu?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Riga to Tartu, then we'll help you find the best value travel company for you:

  • Lux Express can get you to Tartu by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with Lux Express from Riga to Tartu for £15 on Omio.

Is there a direct service to Tartu from Riga?

Yes, there is a direct service from Riga to Tartu:

  • You can find direct coaches to take to Tartu with Lux Express.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Tartu tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you book tickets for this trip.

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Riga and Tartu ends?

Omio customers who travel from Riga to Tartu often also extend their holiday to go to Tallinn, Saint-Petersburg or Vilnius. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Tartu and these popular destinations at a great price.

How far in advance should I purchase my Riga to Tartu ticket online to get the best deals?

Before travelling from Riga to Tartu, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is £15 one way on average for this trip.

But we recommend booking Riga to Tartu tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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