There are 9 ways to get from Finland to Latvia by plane, tram, ferry, bus, car 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 Helsinki to Riga, line 1 tram  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Riga (RIX) HEL - RIX
  2. Take the line 1 tram from Slokas iela to Dammes iela

$73 - $180

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Ferry, bus via Pärnu  •  9 h 42 min

  1. Take the ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
  2. Take the bus from Tallinna bussijaam to Pärnu bussijaam 211 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Pärnu to Rīga 920

$49 - $99

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Fly Turku to Riga, line 1 tram  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Turku (TKU) to Riga (RIX) TKU - RIX
  2. Take the line 1 tram from Slokas iela to Dammes iela

$75 - $286

Fly Tampere to Riga, line 1 tram  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Tampere (TMP) to Riga (RIX) TMP - RIX
  2. Take the line 1 tram from Slokas iela to Dammes iela

$78 - $257

Ferry to Tallinn, fly to Riga  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
  2. Fly from Tallinn (TLL) to Riga (RIX) TLL - RIX

$78 - $163

Fly Helsinki to Tartu, bus  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Tartu (TAY) HEL - TAY
  2. Take the bus from Tartu to Valmiera

$122 - $400

Ferry, bus  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Take the ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
  2. Take the bus from Tallinn to Rīga 800706 / ...

$55 - $88

Carferry, bus  •  8 h 48 min

  1. Take the carferry from Helsinki to Tallinn M/S Superstar, M/S Baltic Queen, M/S Star
  2. Take the bus from Tallinn to Rīga 800706 / ...

$63 - $254

Carferry, drive  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Take the carferry from Helsinki to Tallinn M/S Superstar, M/S Baltic Queen, M/S Star
  2. Drive from Tallinn to Riga

$75 - $255

Questions & Answers

The distance between Finland and Latvia is 715 km.

The best way to get from Finland to Latvia without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 7 h 16 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 9 min to get from Finland to Latvia, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Helsinki Airport to Riga Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Norwegian Air Shuttle, Finnair, Scandinavian Airlines and Air Baltic offer flights from Helsinki Airport to Riga Airport.

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There are 36+ hotels available in Latvia. Prices start at $40 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Finland to Helsinki Airport is to train which takes 8 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Finland to Latvia.
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  • Distance: 447 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 9 min

What companies run services between Finland and Latvia?

There is no direct connection from Vantaa to Imanta. However, you can take the train to Lentoasema, take the walk to Helsinki airport, fly to Riga, take the walk to Lidosta Rīga, take the line 22 bus to Uzvaras bulvāris, take the walk to Slokas iela, then take the line 1 tram to Imanta. Alternatively, you can take the line 1 bus to Turun lentoasema, take the walk to Turku airport, fly to Riga, take the walk to Lidosta Rīga, take the line 22 bus to Uzvaras bulvāris, take the walk to Slokas iela, then take the line 1 tram to Imanta.

Airlines
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Helsinki to Riga
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Flights from Turku to Riga
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Flights from Tampere to Riga
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $320
Flights from Tallinn to Riga
Ave. Duration
49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $160
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Helsinki to Riga
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $330
Flights from Turku to Riga via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $340
Flights from Tampere to Riga via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $340
Flights from Helsinki to Tartu
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Helsinki to Riga via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Helsinki to Riga via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Train operators
Rigas satiksme
Website
saraksti.rigassatiksme.lv
Tram from Slokas iela to Dammes iela
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
saraksti.rigassatiksme.lv
Bus operators
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Tartu to Valmiera
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Tallinn to Rīga
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Pärnu to Rīga
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Temptrans
Website
temptrans.ee
Bus from Tallinn to Riga
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
temptrans.ee
Bus from Pärnu Bus to Riga
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
temptrans.ee
Lux Express
Email
info@luxexpress.eu
Website
luxexpress.eu
Bus from Tallinna bussijaam to Pärnu bussijaam
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
luxexpress.eu
Taisto Liinid OÜ
Website
taisto.ee
Bus from Tallinna bussijaam to Pärnu bussijaam
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
taisto.ee
Go Bus AS
Website
gobus.ee
Bus from Tallinna bussijaam to Pärnu bussijaam
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
gobus.ee
Ferry operators
Tallink
Phone
+49 (0)40 547 541 222
Email
international.sales@tallinksilja.com
Website
tallink.com
Car ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$39 - $42
Vehicle
$40 - $43
Cabin
$50
Viking Line
Phone
+358 9 123 575
Website
vikingline.fi
Car ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$79
Schedules at
vikingline.fi
Passenger
$41
Vehicle
$30
St Peters Line
Eckeroline
Ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
eckeroline.fi

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