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Duration 4h 30m
Distance 312.3 km
Average price 18€
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The bus between Riga and Tallinn takes 4h 30m. There is at least one bus per day from Riga to Tallinn. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Riga
  2. Tallinn
4h 30m
Bookable on Rome2rio
11€ - 21€

Riga to Tallinn bus times

Buses run once daily between Riga and Tallinn. The service departs Riga at 12:00 in the afternoon, which arrives into Tallinn at 16:30. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 4h 30m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Riga and arriving at Tallinn. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 30m.

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The distance between Riga and Tallinn is 280 km. The road distance is 312.3 km.

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Riga to Tallinn bus services, operated by 1188 Latvia, depart from Riga station.

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Riga to Tallinn bus services, operated by 1188 Latvia, arrive at Tallinn station.

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What companies run services between Riga and Tallinn?

1188 Latvia operates a bus from Riga to Tallinn 4 times a day. Tickets cost 11€ - 19€ and the journey takes 4h 30m. Two other operators also service this route.
Bus operators
1188 Latvia
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
4 times a day
Estimated price
11€ - 19€
Lux Express
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
3 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 21€
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Once daily
Estimated price
14€ - 20€

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