There are 6 ways to get from Palanga to Riga by plane, car, train, bus or shuttle

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Fly from Palanga  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Palanga (PLQ) to Riga (RIX) PLQ - RIX

$29 - $122

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Drive, train  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Palanga to Liepāja
  2. Take the train from Liepāja to Rīga pasažieru 722

$17 - $21

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Drive to Liepaya, fly  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Palanga to Liepaya
  2. Fly from Liepaya (LPX) to Riga (RIX) LPX - RIX

$49 - $143

Bus  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Palanga to Panevezys 429
  2. Take the bus from Panevėžys to Rīga 1070104 / ...

$24 - $31

Drive  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Palanga to Riga 171.3 miles

$30 - $45

Shuttle  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Klaipėda to Lidosta Rīga

$23 - $24

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No, there is no direct bus from Palanga to Riga. However, there are services departing from Palanga and arriving at Rīga via Panevėžys. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 30 min.

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The distance between Palanga and Riga is 219 km. The road distance is 274.1 km.

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The best way to get from Palanga to Riga without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 21 min to get from Palanga to Riga, including transfers.

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Palanga to Riga bus services, operated by Autobusubilietai.lt, depart from Palanga station.

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The best way to get from Palanga to Riga is to fly which takes 2 h 21 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Palanga Airport to Riga Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Palanga to Riga bus services, operated by Ecolines, arrive at Rīga station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Palanga to Riga is 274 km. It takes approximately 3 h 44 min to drive from Palanga to Riga.

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Air Baltic offers flights from Palanga Airport to Riga Airport.

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Map of how to get from Palanga to Riga.
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  • Distance: 136.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 21 min

What companies run services between Palanga, Lithuania and Riga, Latvia?

Air Baltic flies from Palanga to Riga twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Palanga to Riga via Panevezys and Panevėžys in around 8 h 30 min.

Airlines
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Palanga to Riga
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $150
Flights from Liepaya to Riga
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Train operators
Latvian Railways (PV)
Phone
+371 67232135
Website
pv.lv
Train from Liepāja to Rīga pasažieru
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$9
Website
pv.lv
Bus operators
Autobusubilietai.lt
Email
info@autobusubilietai.lt
Website
autobusubilietai.lt
Bus from Palanga to Panevezys
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Schedules at
autobusubilietai.lt
Keleiviu Vezimas
Phone
+370 686 94403
Website
keleiviu.lt
Shuttle from Klaipėda to Lidosta Rīga
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
keleiviu.lt

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The best way to get from Palanga to Palanga Airport is to line 355 bus which takes 4 min and costs .

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