There are 7 ways to get from Leipzig to Riga by train, plane, bus 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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Train to Berlin Tegel, fly  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
  2. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Riga (RIX) TXL - RIX

$82 - $190

Cheapest option

Train to Berlin Schoenefeld, fly  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf to Berlin Südkreuz
  2. Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) to Riga (RIX) SXF - RIX

$68 - $159

5 alternative options

Fly from Leipzig  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Leipzig (LEJ) to Riga (RIX) LEJ - RIX

$113 - $358

Train to Prague, fly  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf Goethestraße to Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova)
  2. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Riga (RIX) PRG - RIX

$120 - $317

Train to Hamburg, fly  •  8 h 5 min

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

$172 - $356

Bus  •  23 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Leipzig to Rīga 846606

$65 - $140

Drive  •  14 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Leipzig to Riga 759.3 miles

$160 - $240

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Leipzig to Riga is to train and fly which costs 55€ - 140€ and takes 6 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leipzig to Riga is to train and fly which costs 70€ - 170€ and takes 5 h 49 min.

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The distance between Leipzig and Riga is 984 km. The road distance is 1214.8 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 49 min to get from Leipzig to Riga, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Leipzig and arriving at Rīga. Services depart three times a week, and operate Monday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 23 h 43 min.

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

Lufthansa and Air Baltic fly from Leipzig to Riga every 4 hours. Alternatively, Ecolines operates a bus from Leipzig to Riga 3 times a week. Tickets cost $65 - $140 and the journey takes 23 h 43 min.

Airlines
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Riga
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $160
Flights from Leipzig to Riga via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Flights from Prague to Riga
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Hamburg to Riga
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $310
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Riga via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Leipzig to Riga via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Prague to Riga via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Hamburg to Riga via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Prague to Riga via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Riga
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $140
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Prague to Riga via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Berlin Südkreuz
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leipzig Hbf Goethestraße to Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova)
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Ecolines

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