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

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Recommended option

Fly  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Riga (RIX) MUC - RIX

$90 - $195

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  26 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Berlin Südkreuz Ice
  2. Take the bus from Berlin to Rīga 846008 / ...

$175 - $290

Train  •  29 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice
  2. Take the train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Minsk-Passajirskii En
  3. Take the train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Vilnius(LT)
  4. Take the train from Vilnius(LT) to Daugavpils
  5. Take the train from Daugavpils to Riga 703 / ...

$260 - $371

Bus  •  32 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from München to Rīga 846606

$95 - $140

Drive  •  17 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Munich to Riga 1008.5 miles

$210 - $310

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Munich to Riga is to fly which costs 75€ - 170€ and takes 5 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Munich to Riga is to fly which costs 75€ - 170€ and takes 5 h 19 min.

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The distance between Munich and Riga is 1291 km. The road distance is 1613.5 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 19 min to get from Munich to Riga, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from München and arriving at Rīga. Services depart three times a week, and operate Monday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 32 h 29 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Munich to Riga. However, there are services departing from München Hbf and arriving at Riga via S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof, Berlin Ostbahnhof, Minsk-Passajirskii, Vilnius(LT) and Daugavpils. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h 1 min.

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Riga is 1 h ahead of Munich. It is currently 5:40 PM in Munich and 6:40 PM in Riga.

Map of how to get from Munich to Riga.
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  • Distance: 806.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 19 min

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

Air Baltic, Lufthansa and two other airlines fly from Munich to Riga every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Munich to Riga via Berlin Hbf (tief), S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof, S Ostbahnhof, Berlin Ostbahnhof, Minsk-Passajirskii, Vilnius(LT), and Daugavpils in around 29 h 1 min.

Airlines
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Munich to Riga
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Riga via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Munich to Riga via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Munich to Riga via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Berlin Südkreuz
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Minsk-Passajirskii
Ave. Duration
13 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Latvian Railways (PV)
Phone
+371 67232135
Website
pv.lv
Train from Daugavpils to Riga
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Website
pv.lv
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 - $95
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from München to Rīga
Ave. Duration
32 h 29 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $140
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

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