There are 5 ways to get from Amsterdam to Riga by plane, train, bus 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Amsterdam  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Riga (RIX) AMS - RIX

$82 - $202

4 alternative options

Train to Eindhoven, fly  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Eindhoven
  2. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Riga (RIX) EIN - RIX

$85 - $472

Train, bus  •  29 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Hannover Hbf
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Berlin-Spandau Ice
  3. Take the bus from Berlin to Rīga

$154 - $293

Bus  •  35 h

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Rīga 848502

$100 - $150

Drive  •  18 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Riga 1052.8 miles

$250 - $370

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Riga is to fly which costs 70€ - 180€ and takes 5 h 3 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Riga is to fly which costs 70€ - 180€ and takes 5 h 3 min.

More details

The distance between Amsterdam and Riga is 1331 km. The road distance is 1684.5 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 5 h 3 min to get from Amsterdam to Riga, including transfers.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Amsterdam Sloterdijk and arriving at Rīga. Services depart once a week, and operate Monday. The journey takes approximately 35 h.

More details

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Riga, Latvia?

Air Baltic, Lufthansa and four other airlines fly from Amsterdam to Riga every 4 hours. Alternatively, Ecolines operates a bus from Amsterdam to Riga once a week. Tickets cost $100 - $150 and the journey takes 35 h.

Airlines
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Riga
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Amsterdam to Riga via Vilnius
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Amsterdam to Riga via Tallinn
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Riga via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Riga via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $460
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Riga via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Riga via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Riga
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $240
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Riga
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $380
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn
Bus operators
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Berlin to Rīga
Ave. Duration
21 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Rīga
Ave. Duration
35 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
ecolines.net
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

Want to know more about travelling around Latvia

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.