There are 5 ways to get from Dublin to Riga by plane, car ferry, train, bus, bus and ferry 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.

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Fly  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Riga (RIX) DUB - RIX

$55 - $163

4 alternative options

Car ferry, train, bus  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Take the train from Holyhead to London Euston
  3. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Rotterdam Centraal
  4. Take the bus from Rotterdam to Rīga

$374 - $723

Bus and ferry, bus via Prague  •  2 days 8 h

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria 871
  2. Take the bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
  3. Take the bus from Prague to Rīga

$129 - $186

Bus and ferry, bus Autokar Polska  •  2 days 12 h

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria 871
  2. Take the bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Bialystok
  3. Take the bus from Bialystok to Grodno
  4. Take the bus from Grodno Bus Station to Riga

$147 - $189

Car ferry, drive  •  31 h 34 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Drive from Holyhead to Dover
  3. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  4. Drive from Calais to Riga

$398 - $578

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Riga is to fly which costs 45€ - 140€ and takes 5 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Riga is to fly which costs 45€ - 140€ and takes 5 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to Riga. However, there are services departing from Dublin and arriving at Rīga via London, Victoria Green Line Station and Prague. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 8 h.

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The distance between Dublin and Riga is 1953 km.

The best way to get from Dublin to Riga without a car is to car ferry and train and bus which takes 2 days 1 h and costs 320€ - 650€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 55 min to get from Dublin to Riga, including transfers.

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Dublin to Riga bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Dublin station.

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The quickest flight from Dublin Airport to Riga Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 10 min.

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Dublin to Riga bus services, operated by Ecolines, arrive at Rīga station.

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Riga is 2 h ahead of Dublin. It is currently 7:44 AM in Dublin and 9:44 AM in Riga.

KLM, Air France, Lufthansa and three other airlines offer flights from Dublin 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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Map of how to get from Dublin to Riga.
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  • Distance: 1220.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 55 min

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Riga, Latvia?

Ryanair, Lufthansa and five other airlines fly from Dublin to Riga every 3 hours.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to Riga
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Dublin to Riga via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Dublin to Riga via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dublin to Riga via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $500
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Dublin to Riga via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $370
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dublin to Riga via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Dublin to Riga via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to London Euston
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $240
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$95 - $140
Anytime Day Single
$150 - $240
Eurostar
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Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $280
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$85 - $280
Premier
$210 - $320
Bus operators
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Rotterdam to Rīga
Ave. Duration
36 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Prague to Rīga
Ave. Duration
22 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Schedules at
ecolines.net
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
19 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Bialystok
Ave. Duration
33 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
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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