How to get from Latvia to Belarus

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

Bus, train  •  8 h 30 min

  1. 850105 / ...
  2. Express / ...

$18 - $27

Cheapest option

Night train  •  12 h 10 min

  1. Express

$6 - $8

5 alternative options

Bus  •  9 h 40 min

  1. 810501

$17 - $40

Train  •  11 h 42 min

  1. 802 / ...
  2. AVE

Drive  •  5 h 55 min

  1. 297.1 miles

$50 - $80

Line 1 tram to Riga, fly, subway  •  4 h 50 min

  1. RIX - MSQ

$75 - $175

Train to Vilnius, fly  •  5 h 31 min

  1. VNO - MSQ

$43 - $99

What companies run services between Latvia and Belarus?

Minsktrans operates a bus from Riga to Minsk 3 times a day. Tickets cost $17 - $27 and the journey takes 9 h 40 min. Ecolines also services this route once daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Riga to Minsk via Daugavpils, Vilnius, and Vilnius(LT) in around 11 h 42 min.

Airlines
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from Riga to Minsk
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Flights from Vilnius to Minsk
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $160
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Riga to Minsk
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Train operators
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Website
litrail.lt
Train from Vilnius(LT) to Minsk-Passajirskii
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
Latvian Railways (PV)
Website
pv.lv
Train from Rīga pasažieru to Daugavpils
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Website
pv.lv
Night train from Riga Pass to Minsk-Passajirskii
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
pv.lv
Traukinio
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
Train from Daugavpils to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
traukiniobilietas.lt
Rigas satiksme
Website
saraksti.rigassatiksme.lv
Tram from Anniņmuižas bulvāris to A.Grīna bulvāris
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
saraksti.rigassatiksme.lv
Minsk Metro
Website
belarus.by
Subway from Urucca to Oktyabrskaya
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
belarus.by
Bus operators
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Minsk
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Minsktrans
Phone
(+375 17) 219-86-01
Email
info@minsktrans.by
Website
minsktrans.by
Bus from Riga to Minsk Tsentralny
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Schedules at
minsktrans.by
Book at
ticketbus.by

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Latvia and Belarus is 423 km. The road distance is 475 km.

The cheapest way to get from Latvia to Belarus is to night train which costs $6 - $8 and takes 12 h 10 min.

The quickest way to get from Latvia to Belarus is to line 1 tram and fly and subway which takes 4 h 50 min and costs $75 - $180.

Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Riga Pass and arriving at Minsk-Passajirskii. This train operates Monday, Wednesday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 12 h 10 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Riga and arriving at Minsk Tsentralny. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 40 min.

It takes approximately 8 h 30 min to get from Latvia to Belarus, including transfers.