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

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Bus via Panevezys  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Rīga to Panevėžys 850105 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Panevezys to Utena 139 / ...

$14 - $19

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Bus 1188 Latvia  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Riga to Daugavpils 7983
  2. Take the bus from Daugavpils to Utena 821306

$11 - $18

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Train, bus  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Riga to Daugavpils 704 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Daugavpils to Utena 821306

$11 - $14

Drive  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Riga to Utena 127.9 miles

$22 - $35

Fly, bus  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Vilnius (VNO) RIX - VNO
  2. Take the bus from Vilnius to Utena

$32 - $143

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No, there is no direct bus from Riga to Utena. However, there are services departing from Rīga and arriving at Utena via Panevezys. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 7 min.

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The distance between Riga and Utena is 186 km. The road distance is 204.7 km.

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The best way to get from Riga to Utena without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 7 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 7 min to get from Riga to Utena, including transfers.

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Riga to Utena bus services, operated by Ecolines, depart from Rīga station.

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The quickest flight from Riga Airport to Vilnius Airport is the direct flight which takes 49 min.

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Riga to Utena bus services, operated by Autobusubilietai.lt, arrive at Utena station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Riga to Utena is 205 km. It takes approximately 3 h 3 min to drive from Riga to Utena.

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Air Baltic offers flights from Riga Airport to Vilnius Airport.

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There are 32+ hotels available in Utena. Prices start at $40 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Riga to Utena.
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  • Distance: 116 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 7 min

What companies run services between Riga, Latvia and Utena, Lithuania?

You can take a bus from Riga to Utena via Panevėžys and Panevezys in around 5 h 7 min.

Airlines
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Riga to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $190
Train operators
Latvian Railways (PV)
Phone
+371 67232135
Website
pv.lv
Train from Riga to Daugavpils
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8
Website
pv.lv
Bus operators
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Panevėžys
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Daugavpils to Utena
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Autobusubilietai.lt
Email
info@autobusubilietai.lt
Website
autobusubilietai.lt
Bus from Panevezys to Utena
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
autobusubilietai.lt
Bus from Vilnius to Utena
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
autobusubilietai.lt
Klaipedos Autobusu Parkas
Website
klap.lt
Bus from Panevezys to Utena
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
klap.lt
1188 Latvia
Website
1188.lv
Bus from Riga to Daugavpils
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
1188.lv
Minsktrans
Phone
(+375 17) 219-86-01
Email
info@minsktrans.by
Website
minsktrans.by
Bus from Riga to Daugavpils
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
minsktrans.by
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ticketbus.by

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