There are 8 ways to get from Riga to Lisbon by plane, bus, train or car

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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Fly  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Lisbon (LIS) RIX - LIS

$134 - $335

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Bus, train  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the bus from Rīga to Białystok
  2. Take the train from Bialystok to Warszawa Wschodnia Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Paris Est En
  4. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv
  5. Take the bus from Bordeaux City Centre to Lisbon - 7 Rios

$383 - $537

Train, bus via Bordeaux  •  2 days 13 h

  1. Take the train from Riga to Minsk
  2. Take the train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Strasbourg En
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv
  4. Take the bus from Bordeaux to Castelo Branco
  5. Take the train from Castelo Branco to Lisboa Santa Apolonia Ic / ...

$465 - $625

Bus Eurolines DE  •  2 days 17 h

  1. Take the bus from Riga to Berlin ZOB
  2. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Hamburg 050 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Hamburg to Lisboa - Sete Rios

$221 - $344

Bus  •  2 days 20 h

  1. Take the bus from Rīga to Suwałki
  2. Take the bus from Suwałki to Luxembourg
  3. Take the bus from Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station to Lisbon, Lisbon

$213 - $343

Train, bus  •  4 days 0 h

  1. Take the train from Riga to Minsk
  2. Take the train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Paris Est En
  3. Take the bus from Paris Charenton to Lisbon Sete Rios

$308 - $448

Drive, train  •  45 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Riga to Hamburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Köln Hbf Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Paris-Nord
  4. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants Tgv
  5. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Malgrat de Mar R1
  6. Drive from Malgrat de Mar to Lisbon

$727 - $1,074

Drive  •  38 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Riga to Lisbon 2420.5 miles

$550 - $800

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Riga to Lisbon. However, there are services departing from Riga and arriving at Lisboa - Sete Rios via Berlin, Berlin central bus station and Hamburg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 17 h.

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The distance between Riga and Lisbon is 3151 km. The road distance is 3872.8 km.

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The best way to get from Riga to Lisbon without a car is to bus and train which takes 2 days 2 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 20 min to get from Riga to Lisbon, including transfers.

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Riga to Lisbon bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, depart from Riga station.

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The best way to get from Riga to Lisbon is to fly which takes 7 h 20 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 days 17 h.

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The quickest flight from Riga Airport to Lisbon Airport is the direct flight which takes 4 h 35 min.

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Riga to Lisbon bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, arrive at Lisboa - Sete Rios station.

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Lisbon is 2 h behind Riga. It is currently 11:58 AM in Riga and 9:58 AM in Lisbon.

Yes, the driving distance between Riga to Lisbon is 3873 km. It takes approximately 38 h 27 min to drive from Riga to Lisbon.

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  • Distance: 1969.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 20 min

What companies run services between Riga, Latvia and Lisbon, Portugal?

Air Baltic, Lufthansa and nine other airlines fly from Riga to Lisbon hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Riga to Lisbon via Berlin ZOB, Berlin, Berlin central bus station, Hamburg, and Hamburg in around 2 days 17 h.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Riga to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $450
Flights from Riga to Lisbon via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Riga to Lisbon via Geneva
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Flights from Riga to Lisbon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Riga to Lisbon via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $330
Flights from Riga to Lisbon via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Riga to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $450
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Riga to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Riga to Lisbon via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Riga to Lisbon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Train operators
Polish Railways (PKP)

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability, and large families being entitled to discounts. Polish Railways offer a pre-booking service for travellers living outside of Poland - tickets and reservations can be booked in advance for trips inside Poland (up to 30 days in advance for domestic trains), and to/from other countries in the region (up to 60 days in advance).

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Bialystok to Warszawa Wschodnia
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $15
Train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
20 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$210 - $310
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $200
Train from Strasbourg to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$190 - $210
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$190 - $210
1st Class
$240 - $370
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$260 - $390
Latvian Railways (PV)
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Website
rw.by
Train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
27 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$160 - $230
Website
www.rw.by
Train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
31 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$200 - $300
Website
www.rw.by
Portuguese Railways (CP)

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal, and spans over 2700km, with trains being split into four main types: regional and intercity trains, international and domestic high-speed trains, and international night trains. Portugal's main stations are Santa Apolónia in Lisbon and Campanha in Porto - these train stations connect to trains in Portugal's main cities and international destinations. The Alfa Pendular, the fastest train in Portugal, is a popular travel choice, as it can run at a speed of up to 250 km/h.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Castelo Branco to Lisboa Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$16 - $23
1st Class
$21 - $35
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Hamburg, Hamburg central station to Cologne, Cologne central station
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$140 - $180
1st Class
$190 - $260
Barcelona Cercanías (RENFE)
Phone
900 41 00 41
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Malgrat de Mar
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
renfe.com
Bus operators
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Białystok
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Berlin
Ave. Duration
19 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Suwałki
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bordeaux City Centre to Lisbon - 7 Rios
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Riga to Berlin ZOB
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Hamburg to Lisboa - Sete Rios
Ave. Duration
40 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $210
Website
eurolines.de
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 Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station to Lisbon, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
33 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $220
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Sindbad
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Paris Charenton to Lisbon Sete Rios
Ave. Duration
2 days 3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Website
alsa.com

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Brussels Airlines, Lufthansa, Finnair and three other airlines offer flights from Riga Airport to Lisbon Airport.

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There are 6303+ hotels available in Lisbon. Prices start at $66 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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