How to get from Tartu to Riga

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from Tartu to Riga

You can get from Tartu to Riga by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation
bus

To get from Tartu to Riga on 03 Jul we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:05Tartu, Bussijaam3h50 12:55Rīga, Prāgas iela
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£151One-way
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09:05Tartu, Bussijaam3h50 12:55Rīga, Prāgas iela
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£151One-way
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09:05Tartu, Bussijaam4h25 13:30Riga / Airport
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£201One-way
08:45Tartu, Bussijaam5h40 14:25Rīga, Prāgas iela
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£251One-way

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Travel Information from Tartu to Riga

distanceDistance138 miles (222 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach
fastestFastest modeCoach • £15 • 3 h 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLux Express

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

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FAQs

Travel between Tartu, Estonia and Riga, Latvia is: Fully open.

Can travellers from Estonia enter Latvia?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Estonia.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Riga from Tartu?

Conditions of entry into Latvia:

  • There are no current restrictions

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Riga, Latvia?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Latvia has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 25/06/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip to Riga from Tartu.

Return travel to Tartu, Estonia from Latvia is: Fully open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Estonia from Latvia?

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

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Estonia from Latvia?

Requirements for reentering Estonia:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Estonia?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in Estonia to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

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

The above information about your return travel to Tartu, Estonia was last verified on 25/06/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Tartu from Riga.

Your travel option from Tartu to Riga includes taking a coach.

The fastest way to travel to Riga from Tartu is by coach, which requires on average 3 h 50 min   of travel time.

You should expect to travel around 138 miles (222 km) from Tartu to Riga.

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

  • Coaches mostly depart from Tartu, Bussijaam and arrive in Riga, Prāgas Iela.

Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with to Riga from Tartu:

  • You can go to Riga from Tartu by coach with Lux Express. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £15 with Lux Express from Tartu to Riga on Omio.

Yes, there is a direct route available between Tartu and Riga:

  • You can travel directly by coach with Lux Express.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Riga as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Tartu to Riga.

Your journey from Tartu to Riga doesn't have to end in Riga. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Tallinn, Vilnius or Warsaw. If you’d like to add Tallinn, Vilnius or Warsaw to your Tartu to Riga trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Riga today!

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

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

But we recommend booking Tartu to Riga 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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