How to get to Club Tartu Maraton events?
International airport in Tartu which has direct connections with Helsinki. Airport is situated only 7 km from city centre. Race office is situated permanently in Tartu, only during the race day there is open-air secretariat on the start and finish areas.
Tallinn has aerial connections with most European cities. The Airport is in Tallinn but the city has good bus and train connection with Tartu. From Helsinki, there are also daily ships: Tallink and Silja crossing the Gulf of Finland to Tallinn in about 4 hours.
From Tallinn central bus station and Tallinn airport buses take you to Tartu in about 2,5 hours.
The train ride with Elron trains from Tallinn to Tartu lasts less than 2 hours. From Tartu railway station take city bus No. 6 to the central bus station. Inner city Bus schedules of Tartu.
The distance from Riga to Tartu is 250 km. There are many international flights to Riga. From the airport you can either:
- Rent a car and drive to Tartu through Valmiera and Valga.
- Travel by bus to Tartu. The trip takes about 4 hours.
Tartu and its neighbourhood is the usual choice.
The travel agent is E-Turist. Feel free to contact them for the bus schedules, list of accommodation etc:
Distances in Estonia
Tallinn – Tartu: 186 km
Riia – Tartu: 244 km
www.tartu.ee - homepage of Tartu
www.visitestonia.com - travelling in Estonia
www.tpilet.ee & www.luxexpress.com bus transport in Estonia
www.elron.ee - train transport in Estonia
http://www.tartu-airport.ee/eng - Tartu Airport