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

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Train, bus via Panevėžys  •  10 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Białystok to Kaunas
  2. Take the bus from Kaunas to Panevezis 281 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Panevėžys to Rīga

$29 - $35

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Train, bus  •  11 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Białystok to Kaunas
  2. Take the bus from Kaunas to Riga

$31 - $40

Bus  •  12 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Bialystok to Grodno
  2. Take the bus from Grodno Bus Station to Riga

$42

Train  •  13 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Białystok to Kaunas
  2. Take the train from Kaunas to Vilnius
  3. Take the train from Vilnius to Daugavpils
  4. Take the train from Daugavpils to Rīga pasažieru 703 / ...

$33 - $43

Drive  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Białystok to Riga 313.3 miles

$55 - $85

Train to Warsaw, fly  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Bialystok to Warszawa Wschodnia
  2. Fly from Warsaw (WAW) to Riga (RIX) WAW - RIX

$54 - $137

Train, train to Vilnius, fly  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Białystok to Kaunas
  2. Take the train from Kaunas to Vilnius
  3. Fly from Vilnius (VNO) to Riga (RIX) VNO - RIX

$42 - $163

Train, bus to Kaliningrad, fly  •  11 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Bialystok to Olsztyn Glowny
  2. Take the bus from Olsztyn to Kaliningrad
  3. Fly from Kaliningrad (KGD) to Riga (RIX) KGD - RIX

$127 - $174

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The cheapest way to get from Białystok to Riga is to train and bus which costs 100 zł - 130 zł and takes 10 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Białystok to Riga is to train and fly which costs 190 zł - 500 zł and takes 6 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Białystok to Riga. However, there are services departing from Bialystok and arriving at Riga via Grodno Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Białystok to Riga. However, there are services departing from Białystok and arriving at Rīga pasažieru via Kaunas, Vilnius and Daugavpils. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 32 min.

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The distance between Białystok and Riga is 428 km. The road distance is 501.3 km.

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The best way to get from Białystok to Riga without a car is to train and bus which takes 10 h 38 min and costs 100 zł - 130 zł.

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It takes approximately 10 h 38 min to get from Białystok to Riga, including transfers.

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Białystok to Riga bus services, operated by Bus Grodno, depart from Bialystok station.

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Białystok to Riga train services, operated by Traukinio, depart from Białystok station.

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The best way to get from Białystok to Riga is to bus which takes 12 h 34 min and costs 156 zł. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 120 zł - 160 zł and takes 13 h 32 min.

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Map of how to get from Białystok to Riga.
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  • Distance: 267.6 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 38 min

What companies run services between Białystok, Poland and Riga, Latvia?

You can take a bus from Białystok to Riga via Grodno and Grodno Bus Station in around 12 h 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Białystok to Riga via Kaunas, Vilnius, and Daugavpils in around 13 h 32 min.

Airlines
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Warsaw to Riga
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Flights from Vilnius to Riga
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $190
Flights from Kaliningrad to Riga
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $140
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Warsaw to Riga
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Train operators
Traukinio
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
Train from Białystok to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
traukiniobilietas.lt
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Phone
(+370) 700 55111
Email
nuomone@litrail.lt
Website
litrail.lt
Train from Kaunas to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
2nd Class Ticket
$5 - $7
1st Class Ticket
$6 - $8
Train from Vilnius to Daugavpils
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $14
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
2nd Class Ticket
$7 - $10
1st Class Ticket
$9 - $14
Latvian Railways (PV)
Phone
+371 67232135
Website
pv.lv
Train from Daugavpils to Rīga pasažieru
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Website
pv.lv
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 Bialystok to Olsztyn Glowny
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$9 - $14
1st Class
$13 - $19
Bus operators
Kautra
Phone
(37 8) 34 24 40
Email
ifo@kautra.lt
Website
kautra.lt
Bus from Kaunas to Panevezis
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
kautra.lt
Book at
autobusubilietai.lt
Autobusubilietai.lt
Email
info@autobusubilietai.lt
Website
autobusubilietai.lt
Bus from Kaunas to Panevezys
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
autobusubilietai.lt
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Panevėžys to Rīga
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Kaunas to Riga
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Olsztyn to Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus Grodno
Website
avgrodno.by
Bus from Bialystok to Grodno
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
avgrodno.by
Intaks
Website
intaks.by
Bus from Grodno Bus Station to Riga
Ave. Duration
9 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$33
Schedules at
intaks.by

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The quickest flight from Warsaw Airport to Riga Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Białystok to Riga bus services, operated by Intaks, arrive at Riga station.

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Riga is 1 h ahead of Białystok. It is currently 8:17 PM in Białystok and 9:17 PM in Riga.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Białystok to Riga is 501 km. It takes approximately 6 h 54 min to drive from Białystok to Riga.

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Air Baltic and LOT offer flights from Warsaw Airport to Riga Airport.

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There are 1119+ hotels available in Riga. Prices start at $42 USD per night.

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