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Duration 46h 41m
Distance 1723.6 km
Average price $244
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Amsterdam and Riga takes 46h 41m and the fastest train takes 44h 8m. The train service runs several times per day from Amsterdam 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. Amsterdam Centraal
  2. Berlin Hbf
  3. Warszawa Centralna
  4. Brest C
  5. Minsk-Passajirskii
  6. Riga
32h 29m
$169 - $325

Amsterdam to Riga train times

Trains run twice daily between Amsterdam and Riga. The service departs Amsterdam at 11:00 in the morning, which arrives into Riga at 08:08. All services require a transfer, and take on average 46h 41m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Riga. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Riga Pass via Berlin Hbf, Warszawa Centralna, Brest C and Minsk-Passajirskii. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32h 29m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Riga is 1331 km. The road distance is 1723.6 km.

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Amsterdam to Riga train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

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Amsterdam to Riga train services, operated by Ukrainian Railways, arrive at Riga Pass station.

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Riga is 1h ahead of Amsterdam. It is currently 1:51 PM in Amsterdam and 2:51 PM in Riga.

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