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Duration 2 days 14h
Distance 1732.2 km
Average price $178
Frequency 5/week

Trip overview

The train between Ljubljana and Riga takes 2 days 14h. The train runs, on average, 5 times per week from Ljubljana 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. Ljubljana
  2. Graz Hbf
  3. Breclav
  4. Brest C
  5. Minsk-Passajirskii
  6. Riga
33h 50m
$138 - $233

Ljubljana to Riga train times

Trains run five times a week between Ljubljana and Riga. The service departs Ljubljana at 15:55 in the afternoon, which arrives into Riga at 07:29. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2 days 14h. 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 Ljubljana to Riga. However, there are services departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Riga Pass via Graz Hbf, Breclav, Brest C and Minsk-Passajirskii. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33h 50m.

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The distance between Ljubljana and Riga is 1379 km. The road distance is 1732.2 km.

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Ljubljana to Riga train services, operated by Slovenian Railways (SŽ), depart from Ljubljana station.

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

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Riga is 1h ahead of Ljubljana. It is currently 7:03 AM in Ljubljana and 8:03 AM in Riga.

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