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There are 14 ways to get from Latvia to Italy by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly Riga to Rome  •  6 h 28 min

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

$93 - $289

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Train to Vilnius, fly to Milan Bergamo  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Daugavpils to Vilnius
  2. Fly from Vilnius (VNO) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) VNO - BGY

$56 - $219

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Fly Riga to Milan Malpensa  •  6 h 24 min

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

$79 - $198

Fly Riga to Bologna  •  7 h 56 min

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

$104 - $378

Fly Riga to Milan Linate  •  8 h 15 min

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

$83 - $205

Fly Riga to Turin  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Turin (TRN) RIX - TRN

$106 - $336

Fly Riga to Milan Bergamo  •  6 h 53 min

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

$64 - $346

Fly Riga to Zurich, train  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Zurich (ZRH) RIX - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale

$144 - $308

Bus, train  •  30 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Rīga to Białystok
  2. Take the train from Bialystok to Warszawa Centralna Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Warszawa Centralna to Wien Hbf Eic
  4. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Venezia Mestre Rj
  5. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Roma Tiburtina Fr / ...

$162 - $292

Bus  •  39 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Rīga to Białystok 848001 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bialystok to Rome

$95 - $136

Bus, night train  •  43 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Riga to Wien
  2. Take the night train from Wien Hbf to Roma Termini Nj

$190 - $307

Train, bus  •  2 days 13 h

  1. Take the train from Riga to Minsk
  2. Take the bus from Minsk to Rome

$290

Train, night train  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the train from Riga to Minsk
  2. Take the night train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Verona Porta Nuova R
  3. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Roma Termini Fa / ...

$182 - $279

Drive  •  26 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Riga to Rome 1576.1 miles

$370 - $550

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The cheapest way to get from Latvia to Italy is to train and fly which costs $55 - $220 and takes 8 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Latvia to Italy is to fly which costs $75 - $200 and takes 6 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Latvia to Italy. However, there are services departing from Rīga and arriving at P.le Tiburtino via Bialystok and Staz.ne Tiburtina. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Latvia to Italy. However, there are services departing from Riga and arriving at Roma Termini via Minsk-Passajirskii and Verona Porta Nuova. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 0 h.

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The distance between Latvia and Italy is 1796 km. The road distance is 2521.8 km.

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The best way to get from Latvia to Italy without a car is to bus and train which takes 30 h 15 min and costs $160 - $300.

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It takes approximately 6 h 28 min to get from Latvia to Italy, including transfers.

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Latvia to Italy bus services, operated by Ecolines, depart from Rīga station.

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Latvia to Italy train services, operated by Latvian Railways (PV), depart from Riga station.

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The best way to get from Latvia to Italy is to fly which takes 6 h 28 min and costs $90 - $290. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $95 - $140 and takes 39 h 34 min.

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Map of how to get from Latvia to Italy.
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  • Distance: 1122.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 28 min

What companies run services between Latvia and Italy?

Air Baltic, Lufthansa and eight other airlines fly from Imanta to Rome every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Riga to Rome via Białystok, Bialystok, Rome, and Staz.ne Tiburtina in around 39 h 34 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Riga to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Riga to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Riga to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Riga to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Riga to Turin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Riga to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Riga to Milan Malpensa via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $290
Flights from Riga to Turin via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Riga to Zurich via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Riga to Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $650
Flights from Riga to Rome via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $650
Flights from Riga to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Flights from Riga to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Flights from Riga to Milan Linate via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $410
Flights from Riga to Turin via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Riga to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Flights from Riga to Milan Linate via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $410
Flights from Riga to Turin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Riga to Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $650
Flights from Riga to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Flights from Riga to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $340
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Riga to Rome via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Riga to Milan Malpensa via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Riga to Bologna via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
8 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Riga to Milan Malpensa via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Flights from Riga to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $290
Flights from Riga to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $340
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Riga to Bologna via Brussels
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Flights from Riga to Milan Linate via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $410
Flights from Riga to Turin via Brussels
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $330
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Riga to Bologna via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from Riga to Turin via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Riga to Bologna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Flights from Riga to Milan Linate via Madrid
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $410
Flights from Riga to Turin via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Riga to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Vilnius to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Vilnius to Milan Bergamo via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Riga to Rome via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Riga to Zurich via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $410
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Riga to Rome via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Riga to Rome via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Riga to Bologna via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Riga to Bologna via Prague
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $290
Shuttle America
Website
rjet.com
Flights from Vilnius to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Train operators
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Phone
(+370) 700 55111
Email
nuomone@litrail.lt
Website
litrail.lt
Train from Daugavpils to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
2nd Class Ticket
$7 - $10
1st Class Ticket
$9 - $13
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Polish Railways (PKP)

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability, and large families being entitled to discounts. Polish Railways offer a pre-booking service for travellers living outside of Poland - tickets and reservations can be booked in advance for trips inside Poland (up to 30 days in advance for domestic trains), and to/from other countries in the region (up to 60 days in advance).

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Bialystok to Warszawa Centralna
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $15
Train from Warszawa Centralna to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Night train from Wien Hbf to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
13 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $190
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
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 Venezia Mestre to Roma Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre Station to Roma Tiburtina Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
italotreno.it
Latvian Railways (PV)
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Website
rw.by
Night train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
32 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$120 - $200
Website
www.rw.by
Bus operators
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Białystok
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Riga to Wien
Ave. Duration
28 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Bialystok to Rome
Ave. Duration
31 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
Mr Trans
Phone
8(495)507-78-88
Website
mrtrans.ru
Bus from Minsk to Rome
Ave. Duration
46 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$288
Schedules at
mrtrans.ru

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Latvia to Italy bus services, operated by Autokar Polska, arrive at Rome station.

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Latvia to Italy train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Roma Termini station.

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