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

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 Palanga  •  2 h 21 min

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

$29 - $122

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 30 min

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

$7 - $11

4 alternative options

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

Drive, train  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Palanga to Liepāja
  2. Take the train from Liepāja to Rīga pasažieru 705

$17 - $21

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

$25

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The cheapest way to get from Palanga to Riga is to bus which costs $7 - $11 and takes 8 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Palanga to Riga is to drive and fly which costs $45 - $150 and takes 2 h 16 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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It takes approximately 2 h 21 min to get from Palanga to Riga, including transfers.

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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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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
1188 Latvia
Website
1188.lv
Train from Liepāja to Rīga pasažieru
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
1188.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
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
$22
Schedules at
keleiviu.lt

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