There are 3 ways to get from Budapest 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  •  5 h

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Riga (RIX) BUD - RIX

$86 - $181

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  24 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Warszawa Centralna Ec
  2. Take the bus from Warszawa to Riga

$84 - $124

1 alternative option

Drive  •  17 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Riga 991.9 miles

$170 - $260

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Riga is to train and bus which costs 23 000 Ft - 35 000 Ft and takes 24 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Riga is to fly which costs 23 000 Ft - 50 000 Ft and takes 5 h.

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The distance between Budapest and Riga is 1105 km. The road distance is 1587.1 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h to get from Budapest to Riga, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Riga, Latvia?

Air Baltic, LOT and three other airlines fly from Budapest to Riga 4 times a day.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Budapest to Riga via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $290
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Budapest to Riga
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Budapest to Riga via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Budapest to Riga via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $400
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Riga via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Budapest-Nyugati to Warszawa Centralna
Ave. Duration
10 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators

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