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

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

Train, bus via Panevėžys  •  10 h 38 min

  1. 281 / ...

$29 - $35

7 alternative options

Train, bus  •  11 h 19 min

$31 - $40

Bus  •  12 h 34 min

$36 - $42

Train  •  13 h 50 min

  1. 703 / ...

Drive  •  6 h 54 min

  1. 313.3 miles

$55 - $85

Train to Warsaw, fly  •  6 h 44 min

  1. WAW - RIX

$54 - $137

Train, train to Vilnius, fly  •  8 h 44 min

  1. VNO - RIX

$42 - $163

Train, bus to Kaliningrad, fly  •  11 h 16 min

  1. KGD - RIX

$127 - $174

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(LT), Vilnius, and Daugavpils in around 13 h 50 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
Train from Vilnius to Daugavpils
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
traukiniobilietas.lt
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Website
litrail.lt
Train from Kaunas to Vilnius(LT)
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
2nd Class Ticket
$5 - $7
1st Class Ticket
$6 - $8
Latvian Railways (PV)
Website
pv.lv
Train from Daugavpils to Rīga pasažieru
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Website
pv.lv
Polish Railways (PKP)
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Bialystok to Warszawa Centralna
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Intercity.pl
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $15
Train from Bialystok to Olsztyn Glowny
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
Intercity.pl
Purchase a
eurail.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
Minsktrans
Phone
(+375 17) 219-86-01
Email
info@minsktrans.by
Website
minsktrans.by
Bus from Bialystok to Grodno
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
minsktrans.by
Book at
ticketbus.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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Białystok and Riga is 428 km. The road distance is 501 km.

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.

The quickest way to get from Białystok to Riga is to train and fly which takes 6 h 44 min and costs 190 zł - 500 zł.

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 50 min.

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.

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