There are 10 ways to get from London to Riga by plane, train, bus, car, car train or car ferry

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

Fly from London Gatwick  •  5 h 40 min

  1. LGW - RIX

$76 - $286

Cheapest option

Train to London Luton, fly  •  5 h 51 min

  1. LTN - RIX

$51 - $233

8 alternative options

Fly from London Heathrow  •  6 h 51 min

  1. LHR - RIX

$127 - $317

Fly from London Stansted  •  5 h 47 min

  1. STN - RIX

$65 - $225

Fly from London City  •  7 h 13 min

  1. LCY - RIX

$134 - $605

Train, bus via Berlin  •  32 h 28 min

  1. Est
  2. Tha / ...
  3. Ice

$257 - $575

Train, bus  •  40 h 11 min

  1. 848502

$188 - $435

Bus  •  47 h 24 min

$111 - $145

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  22 h 49 min

$450 - $577

Drive, car ferry  •  23 h 54 min

$302 - $440

What companies run services between London, England and Riga, Latvia?

Air Baltic and Travel Service fly from London to Riga twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London to Riga via Bialystok, Grodno, and Grodno Bus Station in around 47 h 24 min.

Airlines
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Riga
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from London City to Riga via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from London City to Riga via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Riga via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Riga via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Riga via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $270
Flights from London City to Riga via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $350
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Riga via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Riga via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from London City to Riga via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,600
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from London Heathrow to Riga via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Riga
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from London Luton to Riga
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Riga via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Riga via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $300
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Riga via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from London City to Riga via Rome
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$160 - $240
Train from London St. Pancras International to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $280
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$85 - $280
Premier
$210 - $320
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$90 - $130
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Deutsche Bahn
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$176
Website
eurotunnel.com
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 - $100
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Rotterdam to Rīga
Ave. Duration
36 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $160
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
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Bialystok
Ave. Duration
33 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
Agat
Website
agat.eu
Bus from London Victoria Station to Białystok
Ave. Duration
33 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Schedules at
agat.eu
Bus Grodno
Website
avgrodno.by
Bus from Bialystok to Grodno
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
avgrodno.by
Minsktrans
Phone
(+375 17) 219-86-01
Email
info@minsktrans.by
Website
minsktrans.by
Bus from Bialystok to Grodno
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
minsktrans.by
Book at
ticketbus.by
Intaks
Website
intaks.by
Bus from Grodno Bus Station to Riga
Ave. Duration
9 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$33
Schedules at
intaks.by
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London and Riga is 1676 km.

The cheapest way to get from London to Riga is to fly which costs £45 - £170 and takes 5 h 47 min.

The quickest way to get from London to Riga is to fly which takes 5 h 40 min and costs £55 - £220.

No, there is no direct bus from London to Riga. However, there are services departing from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station and arriving at Riga via Bialystok and Grodno Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 h 24 min.

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