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Bus to Riga

You can conveniently travel to Latvia on a long-distance bus as the country has land borders with Lithuania, Estonia, Russia and Belarus.

Time spent on the way to Riga:

  • From Vilnius – only 4 hours;
  • From Tallinn – 4.5 hours;
  • From Minsk – 8 hours;
  • From Saint Petersburg – 11 to 12 hours;
  • From Warsaw – 13 to 14 hours;
  • From Moscow – 15 hours;
  • From Berlin and Prague – 22 hours.

The most common destination for buses in Latvia is Riga International Bus Terminal located in the very heart of Riga next to the Central Railway Station and Central Market.

You can reach the Bus Terminal in as little as 5 minutes when walking from Old Riga.

Long-distance buses also let passengers off in other Latvian cities including Liepaja, Daugavpils, Bauska and Valmiera.

Most of the long-distance bus routes are operated by

For the convenience of passengers, buses have more legroom, are equipped with air conditioning, a DVD system, coffee machine, wireless internet, chemical toilet and electricity plugs (220V). Some buses offer hot meals.

Tickets for domestic and international buses can be purchased online via the service providers’ websites and Ticketto.eu.

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Last updated: 
06.06.2018