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Duration 8h 41m
Distance 1712.9 km
Average price $130
Frequency Weekly

Trip overview

Train

  1. Bucharest - Gara de Nord
  2. Kiev Pass
  3. Riga
45h 39m
$90 - $179

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No, there is no direct train from Bucharest to Riga. However, there are services departing from Bucharest - Gara de Nord and arriving at Riga Pass via Kiev Pass. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 45h 39m.

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The distance between Bucharest and Riga is 1398 km. The road distance is 1712.9 km.

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Bucharest to Riga train services, operated by Ukrainian Railways, depart from Bucharest - Gara de Nord station.

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

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There are 775+ hotels available in Riga. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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You can take a train from Bucharest to Riga via Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station and Kiev Pass in around 45h 39m.
Train operators
Ukrainian Railways
Ave. Duration
25h 41m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Bucharest - Gara de Nord to Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station
Ave. Duration
25h 41m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
3rd class
$45 - $65
2nd class
$65 - $90
1st class
$100 - $150
Train from Kiev Pass to Riga Pass
Ave. Duration
18h 58m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
3rd class
$45 - $65
2nd class
$65 - $90
1st class
$100 - $150

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