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Duration 12h 37m
Distance 312.3 km
Average price 19€
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Riga (State) and Tallinn takes 12h 37m and the fastest train takes 10h 22m. The train service runs several times per day from Riga (State) to Tallinn. 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. Rīga pasažieru
  2. Valga
  3. Tallinn
6h 46m
16€ - 24€

Riga (State) to Tallinn train times

Trains run twice daily between Riga and Tallinn. The earliest departure is at 10:30 in the morning, and the last departure from Riga is at 18:15 which arrives into Tallinn at 09:31. All services require a transfer at Valga and take an average of 12h 37m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Riga (State) to Tallinn. However, there are services departing from Rīga pasažieru and arriving at Tallinn via Valga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 46m.

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The distance between Riga (State) and Tallinn is 276 km. The road distance is 312.3 km.

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Riga (State) to Tallinn train services, operated by Latvian Railways (PV), depart from Rīga pasažieru station.

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Riga (State) to Tallinn train services, operated by Elron, arrive at Tallinn station.

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