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There are 9 ways to get from Riga to Frankfurt am Main by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly to Frankfurt  •  5h 8m

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Frankfurt (FRA) RIX - FRA

$82 - $162

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Fly to Stuttgart, train  •  7h 10m

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Stuttgart (STR) RIX - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf

$158 - $244

Bus, train  •  24h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Rīga to Berlin 846009
  2. Take the train from Berlin Südkreuz to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice

$164 - $247

Bus Ecolines  •  28h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Rīga to Berlin 846009
  2. Take the bus from Berlin to Frankfurt am Main

$89 - $139

Bus Kaliningrad Avtovokzal  •  43h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Riga Central Bus Station to Klaipeda Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Klaipėda to Kaliningrad
  3. Take the bus from Kaliningrad to Frankfurt Airport

$96 - $130

Train, night train  •  30h 3m

  1. Take the train from Riga to Daugavpils 704 / ...
  2. Take the train from Daugavpils to Vilnius
  3. Take the train from Vilnius(LT) to Minsk-Passajirskii D
  4. Take the night train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Berlin Ostbahnhof En
  5. Take the train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice

Night train  •  36h 11m

  1. Take the night train from Riga Pass to Minsk-Passajirskii
  2. Take the night train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Frankfurt(Main)Süd D

$126 - $187

Drive, train  •  20h 4m

  1. Drive from Riga to Lüneburg
  2. Take the train from Lüneburg to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Frankfurt(Main)Süd Ice / ...

$244 - $404

Drive  •  17h 19m

  1. Drive from Riga to Frankfurt am Main 983.8 miles

$200 - $300

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The cheapest way to get from Riga to Frankfurt am Main is to bus which costs $85 - $140 and takes 28h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Riga to Frankfurt am Main is to fly which costs $80 - $170 and takes 5h 8m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Riga to Frankfurt am Main. However, there are services departing from Rīga and arriving at Frankfurt am Main via Berlin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Riga to Frankfurt am Main. However, there are services departing from Riga and arriving at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf via Daugavpils, Vilnius(LT), Minsk-Passajirskii and Berlin Ostbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30h 3m.

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The distance between Riga and Frankfurt am Main is 1266 km. The road distance is 1574.1 km.

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The best way to get from Riga to Frankfurt am Main without a car is to bus and train which takes 24h 42m and costs $160 - $250.

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It takes approximately 5h 8m to get from Riga to Frankfurt am Main, including transfers.

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Riga to Frankfurt am Main bus services, operated by Ecolines, depart from Rīga station.

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Riga to Frankfurt am Main train services, operated by Latvian Railways (PV), depart from Riga station.

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The best way to get from Riga to Frankfurt am Main is to fly which takes 5h 8m and costs $80 - $170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $85 - $140 and takes 28h 10m.

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Map of how to get from Riga to Frankfurt am Main.
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  • Distance: 791.5 miles
  • Duration: 5h 8m

What companies run services between Riga, Latvia and Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

Lufthansa, Air Baltic and four other airlines fly from Riga to Frankfurt am Main every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Riga to Frankfurt am Main via Berlin in around 28h 10m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Riga to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Riga to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $600
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Riga to Frankfurt via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $330
Flights from Riga to Stuttgart via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Riga to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $320
Flights from Riga to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Riga to Frankfurt via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $470
Flights from Riga to Stuttgart via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $600
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from Riga to Frankfurt via Minsk
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Riga to Stuttgart via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Train operators
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 Stuttgart Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Südkreuz to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Train from Lüneburg to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Frankfurt(Main)Süd
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Latvian Railways (PV)
Phone
+371 67232135
Website
pv.lv
Train from Riga to Daugavpils
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
Website
pv.lv
Night train from Riga Pass to Minsk-Passajirskii
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
pv.lv
Traukinio
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
Train from Daugavpils to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
traukiniobilietas.lt
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Phone
(+370) 700 55111
Email
nuomone@litrail.lt
Website
litrail.lt
Train from Vilnius(LT) to Minsk-Passajirskii
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Website
rw.by
Night train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Berlin Ostbahnhof
Ave. Duration
13h 57m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
www.rw.by
Night train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Frankfurt(Main)Süd
Ave. Duration
23h 41m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
www.rw.by
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Kassel, Kassel Wilhelmshöhe station to Frankfurt, Frankfurt Süd station
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Bus operators
Deinbus
Phone
+49 069/17 53 73 200
Email
info@deinbus.de
Website
deinbus.de
Bus from Berlin to Frankfurt am Main
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Schedules at
deinbus.de
Ollex
Phone
+370 5 210 4304
Email
info@ollex.lt
Website
ollex.lt
Bus from Riga Central Bus Station to Klaipeda Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18
Website
Ollex
Kaliningrad Avtovokzal
Website
avtovokzal39.ru
Bus from Klaipėda to Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
avtovokzal39.ru
Book at
avtovokzal39.ru
Bus from Kaliningrad to Frankfurt Airport
Ave. Duration
33h 10m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
avtovokzal39.ru
Book at
avtovokzal39.ru

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The quickest flight from Riga Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 15m.

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Riga to Frankfurt am Main bus services, operated by Deinbus, arrive at Frankfurt am Main station.

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Frankfurt am Main is 1h behind Riga. It is currently 4:23 AM in Riga and 3:23 AM in Frankfurt am Main.

Riga to Frankfurt am Main train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Riga to Frankfurt am Main is 1574 km. It takes approximately 17h 19m to drive from Riga to Frankfurt am Main.

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Air Baltic, Lufthansa, Finnair and two other airlines offer flights from Riga Airport to Frankfurt Airport.

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There are 678+ hotels available in Frankfurt am Main. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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

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