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Duration 4h 22m
Distance 311.5 km
Average price $22
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average bus between Tallinn and Riga takes 4h 22m and the fastest bus takes 4h 5m. The bus service runs several times per day from Tallinn to Riga. 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. Tallinn
  2. Riga
4h 30m
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$14 - $26

Frequently asked questions

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

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The distance between Tallinn and Riga is 280 km. The road distance is 311.5 km.

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

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

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What companies run services between Tallinn and Riga?

1188 Latvia operates a bus from Tallinn to Riga 4 times a day. Tickets cost $14 - $24 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
$14 - $24
Lux Express
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24

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