There are 5 ways to get from Malmö to Riga by plane, train, car ferry, 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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Fly  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Riga (RIX) CPH - RIX

$52 - $293

4 alternative options

Train, car ferry  •  22 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Malmö Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation SJ Snabbtåg X2000
  2. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Riga M/S Isabelle

$216 - $445

Train, car ferry, bus  •  31 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Malmö C to Karlskrona C 029
  2. Take the car ferry from Karlskrona Aspöfärjan to Gdynia Stena Line
  3. Take the bus from Gdynia to Kaliningrad
  4. Take the bus from Kaliningrad to Rīga

Bus  •  31 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Malmö to Berlin, Berlin central bus station N132 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Berlin to Rīga 846008 / ...

$82 - $164

Drive, car ferry  •  20 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Malmö to Nynäshamn
  2. Take the car ferry from Nynäshamn to Ventspils
  3. Drive from Ventspils to Riga

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Malmö to Riga is to fly which costs 460 kr - 2600 kr and takes 4 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Malmö to Riga is to fly which costs 460 kr - 2600 kr and takes 4 h 17 min.

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The distance between Malmö and Riga is 701 km.

It takes approximately 4 h 17 min to get from Malmö to Riga, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Malmö to Riga. However, there are services departing from Malmö and arriving at Rīga via Berlin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 25 min.

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What companies run services between Malmö, Sweden and Riga, Latvia?

Scandinavian Airlines, Norwegian Air International and Air Baltic fly from Malmö to Riga 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Malmö to Riga via Berlin, Berlin central bus station and Berlin in around 31 h 25 min.

Airlines
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
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 Copenhagen to Riga
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $420
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
Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Malmö Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $75
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$90 - $120
2nd Class Refundable
$90 - $130
1st Class Refundable
$120 - $180
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Malmö C to Karlskrona C
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
dsb.dk
Bus operators
Kaliningrad Avtovokzal
Website
avtovokzal39.ru
Bus from Gdynia to Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
avtovokzal39.ru
Book at
avtovokzal39.ru
Bus from Kaliningrad to Riga
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Schedules at
avtovokzal39.ru
Book at
avtovokzal39.ru
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Kaliningrad to Rīga
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Berlin to Rīga
Ave. Duration
21 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Schedules at
ecolines.net
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Malmö to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $45
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 - $120
Website
eurolines.de
Ferry operators
Tallink
Phone
+49 (0)40 547 541 222
Email
international.sales@tallinksilja.com
Website
tallink.com
Car ferry from Stockholm to Riga
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$160 - $320
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$249
Vehicle
$256
Cabin
$314
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Karlskrona Aspöfärjan to Gdynia Stena Line
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Nynäshamn to Ventspils
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk

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