There are 8 ways to get from Lübeck to Riga by train, plane, 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.

Recommended option

Train to Hamburg, fly  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Lübeck Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  2. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Riga (RIX) HAM - RIX

$84 - $254

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Train, train to Bremen, fly  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Lübeck Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
  3. Fly from Bremen (BRE) to Riga (RIX) BRE - RIX

$43 - $313

6 alternative options

Train to Copenhagen, fly  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Lübeck Hbf to København H
  2. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Riga (RIX) CPH - RIX

$88 - $343

Train, bus  •  26 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Lübeck Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Re8 / ...
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Berlin-Spandau Ice
  3. Take the bus from Berlin to Rīga

$117 - $239

Bus  •  26 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Lübeck to Kaliningrad 1151402
  2. Take the bus from Kaliningrad to Rīga 820901/820902 / ...

$65 - $116

Car ferry, train  •  28 h 57 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Travemünde to Liepāja
  2. Take the train from Liepāja to Rīga pasažieru 722

$92 - $101

Train  •  31 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Lübeck Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Re8 / ...
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice
  3. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Minsk-Passajirskii En
  4. Take the train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Vilnius(LT)
  5. Take the train from Vilnius(LT) to Daugavpils
  6. Take the train from Daugavpils to Riga 703 / ...

$198 - $301

Drive  •  15 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Lübeck to Riga 754.6 miles

$150 - $230

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lübeck to Riga is to car ferry and train which costs 80€ - 90€ and takes 28 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lübeck to Riga is to train and fly which costs 70€ - 230€ and takes 5 h 40 min.

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The distance between Lübeck and Riga is 912 km. The road distance is 1207.4 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 40 min to get from Lübeck to Riga, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lübeck to Riga. However, there are services departing from Lübeck and arriving at Rīga via Kaliningrad. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lübeck to Riga. However, there are services departing from Lübeck Hbf and arriving at Riga via Hamburg Hbf, Berlin Hbf (tief), Minsk-Passajirskii, Vilnius(LT) and Daugavpils. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 8 min.

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Lübeck to Riga bus services, operated by Ecolines, depart from Kiel station.

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Map of how to get from Lübeck to Riga.
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  • Distance: 569.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 40 min

What companies run services between Lübeck, Germany and Riga, Latvia?

You can take a bus from Lübeck to Riga via Kaliningrad in around 26 h 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lübeck to Riga via Hamburg Hbf, Berlin Hbf (tief), Minsk-Passajirskii, Vilnius(LT), and Daugavpils in around 31 h 8 min.

Airlines
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Hamburg to Riga
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $310
Flights from Copenhagen to Riga
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Hamburg to Riga via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Copenhagen to Riga
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Copenhagen to Riga via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Hamburg to Riga via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Bremen to Riga via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bremen to Riga
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $200
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Riga
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Riga via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Train operators
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Lübeck Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
hvv.de
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Lübeck Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Berlin-Spandau
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Danish Railways (DSB)
Latvian Railways (PV)
Phone
+371 67232135
Website
pv.lv
Train from Liepāja to Rīga pasažieru
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$9
Website
pv.lv
Train from Daugavpils to Riga
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Website
pv.lv
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Minsk-Passajirskii
Ave. Duration
16 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Bus operators
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Berlin to Rīga
Ave. Duration
21 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Lübeck to Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
17 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Kaliningrad to Rīga
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Berlin ZOB to Riga
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Website
eurolines.de
Kaliningrad Avtovokzal
Website
avtovokzal39.ru
Bus from Kaliningrad to Riga
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Schedules at
avtovokzal39.ru
Book at
avtovokzal39.ru
Ferry operators
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Travemünde to Liepāja
Ave. Duration
24 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$35
Small Car
$101

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