There are 3 ways to get from Gotland to Riga by ferry, car ferry, bus or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Ferry, carferry, bus  •  19 h 50 min

  1. Take the ferry from Visby hamnterminal to Nynäshamn färjeterminal Dg
  2. Take the carferry from Nynäshamn to Ventspils
  3. Take the bus from Ventspils AO to Riga

Cheapest option

Fly  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Visby (VBY) to Riga (RIX) VBY - RIX

$47 - $163

1 alternative option

Ferry, bus  •  42 h 30 min

  1. Take the ferry from Visby hamnterminal to Oskarshamn Gotlandsterminalen Dg
  2. Take the bus from Oskarshamn station to Lund Centralstation
  3. Take the bus from Lund to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
  4. Take the bus from Berlin to Rīga

$141 - $239

Questions & Answers

The distance between Gotland and Riga is 343 km.

The best way to get from Gotland to Riga without a car is to ferry and carferry and bus which takes 19 h 50 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 19 h 50 min to get from Gotland to Riga, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Visby Airport to Riga Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Riga is 1 h ahead of Gotland. It is currently 10:39 AM in Gotland and 11:39 AM in Riga.

Norwegian Air Shuttle, Air Baltic, Malmö Aviation and two other airlines offer flights from Visby Airport to Riga Airport.

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There are 1110+ hotels available in Riga. Prices start at $40 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Gotland to Visby Airport is to line 61 bus which takes 3 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Gotland to Riga.
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  • Distance: 214.3 miles
  • Duration: 19 h 50 min

What companies run services between Gotland, Sweden and Riga, Latvia?

Scandinavian Airlines, Malmö Aviation and three other airlines fly from Visby to Riga 5 times a day.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Visby to Riga via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Flights from Visby to Riga via Oslo, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Visby to Riga via Stockholm Bromma, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Visby to Riga via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Bus operators
1188 Latvia
Website
1188.lv
Bus from Ventspils AO to Riga
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
1188.lv
Svenska Buss
Phone
0771-67 67 67
Email
info@svenskabuss.se
Website
svenskabuss.se
Bus from Oskarshamn station to Lund Centralstation
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Svenska Buss
Standard
$30 - $45
Joker Price
$28 - $33
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lund to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Berlin ZOB to Riga
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Website
eurolines.de
Ferry operators
Destination Gotland
Website
destinationgotland.se
Ferry from Visby hamnterminal to Nynäshamn färjeterminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29
Website
destinationgotland.se
Ferry from Visby hamnterminal to Oskarshamn Gotlandsterminalen
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$29
Website
destinationgotland.se

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