There are 5 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Riga by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Riga (RIX) FRA - RIX

$81 - $165

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  27 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Leipzig Hbf Ice
  2. Take the bus from Leipzig to Rīga 846606

$140 - $246

Bus  •  31 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Rīga 847406

$85 - $140

Train  •  32 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Süd to Minsk-Passajirskii En
  2. Take the train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Vilnius(LT)
  3. Take the train from Vilnius(LT) to Daugavpils
  4. Take the train from Daugavpils to Rīga pasažieru 703 / ...

$201 - $250

Drive  •  17 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Riga 983.3 miles

$200 - $300

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The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Riga is to fly which costs 70€ - 150€ and takes 4 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Riga is to fly which costs 70€ - 150€ and takes 4 h 45 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Riga is 1266 km. The road distance is 1573.3 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 45 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Riga, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Frankfurt and arriving at Rīga. Services depart once a week, and operate Monday. The journey takes approximately 31 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Riga. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(Main)Süd and arriving at Rīga pasažieru via Minsk-Passajirskii, Vilnius(LT) and Daugavpils. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 h 32 min.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Riga Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt am Main to Riga.
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  • Distance: 791.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 45 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Riga, Latvia?

Lufthansa, Air Baltic and three other airlines fly from Frankfurt am Main to Riga hourly. Alternatively, Ecolines operates a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Riga once a week. Tickets cost $85 - $140 and the journey takes 31 h 50 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Riga via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $380
Flights from Frankfurt to Riga via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $380
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Riga via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Riga
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Riga
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $320
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Riga via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $470
Train operators
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Süd to Minsk-Passajirskii
Ave. Duration
22 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$180 - $230
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
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
Bus operators
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Leipzig to Rīga
Ave. Duration
23 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Frankfurt to Rīga
Ave. Duration
31 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Schedules at
ecolines.net

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