Duration 3 days 9h
Distance 1986.2 km
Average price $331
Frequency Weekly

Trip overview

The train between Biel/Bienne and Riga takes 3 days 9h. The train runs, on average, once a week from Biel/Bienne 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. Biel/Bienne
  2. Basel Sbb
  3. Karlsruhe Hbf
  4. Minsk Pas
  5. Riga
41h 18m
$221 - $471

Biel/Bienne to Riga train times

Trains run once a week between Biel/Bienne and Riga. The service departs Biel/Bienne at 21:49 at night, which arrives into Riga at 08:29. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3 days 9h. 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.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Biel/Bienne to Riga. However, there are services departing from Biel/Bienne and arriving at Riga-Pasazieru via Basel Sbb, Karlsruhe Hbf and Minsk Pas. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41h 18m.

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The distance between Biel/Bienne and Riga is 1579 km. The road distance is 1986.2 km.

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Biel/Bienne to Riga train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Biel/Bienne station.

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Biel/Bienne to Riga train services, operated by Belorussian Railways (BŽD), arrive at Riga-Pasazieru station.

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Riga is 1h ahead of Biel/Bienne. It is currently 7:18 AM in Biel/Bienne and 8:18 AM in Riga.

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