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 - $256

Cheapest option

Train, train to Bremen, fly  •  7 h 2 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

$62 - $310

6 alternative options

Train to Copenhagen, fly  •  8 h 36 min

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

$98 - $355

Train, bus  •  23 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Lübeck Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice
  3. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Poznan Gl. Ec / ...
  4. Take the bus from Poznań to Riga E1

$129 - $230

Bus via Kaliningrad  •  26 h 35 min

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

$71 - $124

Bus  •  26 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Lübeck to Berlin, Berlin central bus station 049
  2. Take the bus from Berlin to Rīga 846008 / ...

$72 - $158

Car ferry, train  •  30 h 18 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Travemünde to Liepāja
  2. Take the train from Liepāja to Rīga pasažieru 705

$72 - $93

Drive  •  15 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Lübeck to Riga 754.6 miles

$150 - $230

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 35 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 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 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
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
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Lübeck Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$23 - $28
Standard
$23 - $40
Train from Lübeck Hbf to Koebenhavn H
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf to Poznan Gl.
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
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
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Lübeck Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Lübeck Hbf to København H
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
dsb.dk
1188 Latvia
Website
1188.lv
Train from Liepāja to Rīga pasažieru
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
1188.lv
Bus operators
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Lübeck to Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
18 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Kaliningrad to Rīga
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Berlin to Rīga
Ave. Duration
21 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Kaliningrad Avtovokzal
Website
avtovokzal39.ru
Bus from Kaliningrad to Riga
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Schedules at
avtovokzal39.ru
Book at
avtovokzal39.ru
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lübeck to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 - $130
Website
eurolines.de
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
$38
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$38
Small Car
$110

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Lübeck to Riga?

The distance between Lübeck and Riga is 912 km. The road distance is 1207 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Lübeck to Riga?

The cheapest way to get from Lübeck to Riga is to car ferry and train which costs 55€ - 80€ and takes 30 h 18 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Lübeck to Riga?

The quickest way to get from Lübeck to Riga is to train and fly which takes 5 h 40 min and costs 65€ - 210€.

Is there a direct bus between Lübeck and Riga?

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 35 min.

How long does it take to get from Lübeck to Riga?

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