There are 5 ways to get from Moscow to Riga by plane, bus, night train or car

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Fly from Moscow Sheremetyevo  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Moscow Sheremetyevo (SVO) to Riga (RIX) SVO - RIX

$103 - $328

Cheapest option

Night train  •  15 h 39 min

  1. Take the night train from Moskva Rijskaja to Riga Pass Express

$21 - $55

3 alternative options

Fly from Moscow Vnukovo  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Moscow Vnukovo (VKO) to Riga (RIX) VKO - RIX

$103 - $317

Bus  •  14 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Moscow Tushinskaya to Rīga 821106/821101

$41 - $81

Drive  •  11 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Moscow to Riga 571.5 miles

$100 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Moscow to Riga is to night train which costs RUB 1300 - RUB 3300 and takes 15 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Moscow to Riga is to fly which costs RUB 6500 - RUB 21000 and takes 4 h 42 min.

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The distance between Moscow and Riga is 842 km. The road distance is 914.4 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 42 min to get from Moscow to Riga, including transfers.

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Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Moskva Rijskaja and arriving at Riga Pass. This train operates every day. The journey takes approximately 15 h 39 min.

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What companies run services between Moscow, Russia and Riga, Latvia?

Aeroflot Russian Airlines and Air Baltic fly from Moscow to Riga every 4 hours. Alternatively, Ecolines operates a bus from Moscow to Riga once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $80 and the journey takes 13 h 30 min.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Riga
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Riga
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $420
UTair Aviation
Website
utair.ru
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Riga
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $300
RusLine
Website
rusline.aero
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Riga
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $260
Train operators
Bus operators

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