It is 231 km from Tallinn to Põlva. The non-stop ride takes 2 hours and 47 minutes. We recommend you to take the historic postal road to Põlva, if you have some time to spare. This scenic road highlights the hill country and provides a beautiful experience. See more at http://www.postitee.ee. By the way, the most beautiful road passes the Põlva Peasantry Museum and the Estonian Road Museum.
By public transportation
There are three trains from Tallinn to Põlva (with a connection and a change of trains in Tartu) on both Friday, August 4, and Saturday, August 5.
On Friday the train for Põlva leaves Tallinn at 8:05, 14:13, and 15:09; and Tartu at 10:16 and 17:22.
On Saturday the train for Põlva leaves Tallinn at 8:05, 13:03, and 18:10; and Tartu at 10:16, 15:32, and 20:32.
The train back to Tallinn and Tartu leaves Põlva at 7:51, 14:38, and 18:44 on Saturday, August 5, and at 7:51, 14:38, and 18:44 on Sunday, August 6.
More information http://elron.ee/.
Buses go to Põlva from both Tallinn and Tartu. More information www.tpilet.ee.