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There are 5 ways to get from Riga to Liepāja by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Rīga pasažieru to Liepāja 721

$9

4 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Riga to Liepaja 7937

$9 - $11

Drive  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Riga to Liepāja 134.2 miles

$24 - $35

Fly to Palanga, drive  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Palanga (PLQ) RIX - PLQ
  2. Drive from Palanga to Liepāja

$34 - $131

Fly to Liepaya  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Liepaya (LPX) RIX - LPX

$54 - $168

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The cheapest way to get from Riga to Liepāja is to train which costs $9 and takes 3 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Riga to Liepāja is to fly which costs $50 - $170 and takes 2 h 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Riga and arriving at Liepaja. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Rīga pasažieru and arriving at Liepāja. Services depart once a week, and operate Friday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 15 min.

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The distance between Riga and Liepāja is 194 km. The road distance is 214.7 km.

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The best way to get from Riga to Liepāja without a car is to train which takes 3 h 15 min and costs $9.

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The train from Rīga pasažieru to Liepāja takes 3 h 15 min including transfers and departs once a week.

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Riga to Liepāja bus services, operated by 1188 Latvia, depart from Riga station.

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

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The best way to get from Riga to Liepāja is to train which takes 3 h 15 min and costs $9. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $9 - $11 and takes 3 h 40 min, you could also fly, which costs $50 - $170 and takes 2 h 16 min.

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Map of how to get from Riga to Liepāja.
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  • Distance: 121 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 15 min

What companies run services between Riga, Latvia and Liepāja, Latvia?

Latvian Railways (PV) operates a train from Riga to Liepāja once a week. Tickets cost $9 and the journey takes 3 h 15 min. Alternatively, 1188 Latvia operates a bus from Riga to Liepāja every 2 hours. Tickets cost $9 - $11 and the journey takes 3 h 40 min.

Airlines
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Riga to Palanga
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $150
Flights from Riga to Liepaya
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Train operators
Latvian Railways (PV)
Phone
+371 67232135
Website
pv.lv
Train from Rīga pasažieru to Liepāja
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$9
Website
pv.lv
Bus operators
1188 Latvia
Website
1188.lv
Bus from Riga to Liepaja
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
1188.lv

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The quickest flight from Riga Airport to Palanga Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Riga to Liepāja bus services, operated by 1188 Latvia, arrive at Liepaja station.

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Riga to Liepāja train services, operated by Latvian Railways (PV), arrive at Liepāja station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Riga to Liepāja is 215 km. It takes approximately 2 h 51 min to drive from Riga to Liepāja.

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Air Baltic offers flights from Riga Airport to Palanga Airport.

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There are 180+ hotels available in Liepāja. Prices start at $34 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Riga to Riga Airport is to line 22 bus which takes 27 min and costs .

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