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There are 11 ways to get from Italy to Riga by plane, train, bus, night train 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 from Milan Malpensa  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Riga (RIX) MXP - RIX

$78 - $196

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Fly from Milan Bergamo  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to Riga (RIX) BGY - RIX

$62 - $344

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Fly from Rome  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Riga (RIX) FCO - RIX

$92 - $286

Fly from Milan Linate  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Riga (RIX) LIN - RIX

$82 - $202

Fly from Florence  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Riga (RIX) FLR - RIX

$121 - $472

Fly from Bologna  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Riga (RIX) BLQ - RIX

$102 - $374

Train, bus  •  28 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Bologna C.Le Fr / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bologna to Tallinn
  3. Take the bus from Tallinn to Rīga 920

$177 - $289

Bus Eurolines IT  •  45 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Rome Tiburtina to Riga

$142 - $192

Bus Autokar Polska  •  45 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Rome to Bialystok
  2. Take the bus from Bialystok to Grodno
  3. Take the bus from Grodno Bus Station to Riga

$107 - $145

Train, night train  •  47 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Verona Porta Nuova Fa / ...
  2. Take the night train from Verona Porta Nuova to Minsk-Passajirskii R
  3. Take the train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Vilnius(LT) D
  4. Take the train from Vilnius to Daugavpils
  5. Take the train from Daugavpils to Riga 703 / ...

$178 - $306

Drive  •  26 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Rome to Riga 1573.8 miles

$370 - $550

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The cheapest way to get from Italy to Riga is to fly which costs 65€ - 170€ and takes 5 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Italy to Riga is to fly which costs 65€ - 170€ and takes 5 h 46 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Italy to Riga. However, there are services departing from Principe Umberto and arriving at Riga via Rome Tiburtina. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 45 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Italy to Riga. However, there are services departing from Roma Termini and arriving at Riga via Verona Porta Nuova, Minsk-Passajirskii, Vilnius and Daugavpils. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 h 38 min.

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The distance between Italy and Riga is 1785 km. The road distance is 2518.1 km.

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The best way to get from Italy to Riga without a car is to train and bus which takes 28 h 24 min and costs 150€ - 260€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 46 min to get from Italy to Riga, including transfers.

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Italy to Riga bus services, operated by Eurolines IT, depart from Rome Tiburtina station.

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Italy to Riga train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Roma Termini station.

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The best way to get from Italy to Riga is to fly which takes 5 h 46 min and costs 65€ - 170€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 120€ - 170€ and takes 45 h 39 min.

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Map of how to get from Italy to Riga.
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  • Distance: 1115.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 46 min

What companies run services between Italy and Riga, Latvia?

Air Baltic, Lufthansa and six other airlines fly from Milan to Riga every 2 hours. Alternatively, Eurolines IT operates a bus from Rome to Riga once a week. Tickets cost $140 - $190 and the journey takes 44 h 30 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Riga via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Rome to Riga via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Milan Linate to Riga via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Florence to Riga via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Bologna to Riga via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Riga
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Flights from Rome to Riga
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $650
Flights from Milan Linate to Riga via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $410
Flights from Florence to Riga via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $300
Flights from Bologna to Riga via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Rome to Riga via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $650
Flights from Milan Linate to Riga via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $410
Flights from Florence to Riga via Brussels
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Bologna to Riga via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Riga via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $410
Flights from Florence to Riga via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Flights from Bologna to Riga via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Riga
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Flights from Rome to Riga
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $650
Flights from Florence to Riga via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $300
Flights from Bologna to Riga via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Riga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $410
Flights from Florence to Riga via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Bologna to Riga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $470
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Florence to Riga via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Bologna to Riga via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Riga via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $290
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Riga via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Bologna to Riga via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Riga via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Flights from Rome to Riga via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $650
Flights from Florence to Riga via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $270
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bologna to Riga via Dublin
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $310
Flights from Bologna to Riga via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Riga
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Rome to Riga via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Riga via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $420
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Bologna to Riga via Prague
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $270
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini Station to Verona Porta Nuova Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Night train from Verona Porta Nuova to Minsk-Passajirskii
Ave. Duration
31 h 54 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$120 - $200
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Phone
(+370) 700 55111
Email
nuomone@litrail.lt
Website
litrail.lt
Train from Vilnius to Daugavpils
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
2nd Class Ticket
$7 - $10
1st Class Ticket
$9 - $13
Latvian Railways (PV)
Phone
+371 67232135
Website
pv.lv
Train from Daugavpils to Riga
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8
Website
pv.lv
Bus operators
Eurolines IT
Phone
+39 0861 199 1900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
eurolines.it
Bus from Bologna to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
19 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $180
Schedules at
eurolines.it
Bus from Rome Tiburtina to Riga
Ave. Duration
44 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$140 - $190
Schedules at
eurolines.it
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
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 Bialystok to Grodno
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
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
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Rome to Bialystok
Ave. Duration
31 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
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
Minsktrans
Phone
(+375 17) 219-86-01
Email
info@minsktrans.by
Website
minsktrans.by
Bus from Bialystok to Grodno
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$2 - $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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The quickest flight from Milan Malpensa Airport to Riga Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 40 min.

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Italy to Riga bus services, operated by Eurolines IT, arrive at Riga station.

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Riga is 1 h ahead of Italy. It is currently 11:23 PM in Italy and 12:23 AM in Riga.

Italy to Riga train services, operated by Latvian Railways (PV), arrive at Riga station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Italy to Riga is 2518 km. It takes approximately 26 h 24 min to drive from Italy to Riga.

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Austrian Airlines, Air Baltic, Aeroflot Russian Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Milan Malpensa Airport to Riga Airport.

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There are 1084+ hotels available in Riga. Prices start at $36 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Italy to Milan Malpensa Airport is to train which takes 37 min and costs 10€ - 14€.

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