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Fly from Porto  •  9h 17m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Riga (RIX) OPO - RIX

$57 - $242

6 alternative options

Train to Lisbon, fly  •  10h 30m

  1. Take the train from Vila Nova De Gaia-Devesas to Lisboa - Oriente
  2. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Riga (RIX) LIS - RIX

$84 - $397

Bus, train  •  2 days 11h

  1. Take the bus from Oporto to Madrid Estacion Sur
  2. Take the bus from Madrid Estacion Sur to Kiev
  3. Take the train from Kiev Pass to Riga Pass

$428 - $622

Bus  •  2 days 16h

  1. Take the bus from Porto to Nancy
  2. Take the bus from Nancy to Strasbourg 473 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Rīga

$221 - $313

Train, bus  •  2 days 17h

  1. Take the train from Porto - Campanha to Vigo Guixar Ic
  2. Take the train from Vigo Guixar to Zaragoza-Delicias Alv
  3. Take the bus from Zaragoza to Rivne
  4. Take the train from Rivne to Kyiv-Pas.
  5. Take the train from Kiev Pass to Riga Pass

$412 - $600

Bus via Augustów  •  2 days 22h

  1. Take the bus from Porto — Campo 24 de Agosto to Luxembourg
  2. Take the bus from Luxembourg to Augustów
  3. Take the bus from Augustów, Wojska Polskiego, Orlen/Kaufland to Riga Bus Station

$200 - $272

Drive  •  36h 15m

  1. Drive from Porto to Riga 3685.7 km

$500 - $800

Porto (OPO) to Riga (RIX) flights

The flight time between Porto (OPO) and Riga (RIX) is around 9h 3m and covers a distance of around 2904 km. The fastest flight normally takes 5h 35m. Services are operated by Lufthansa, Ryanair, TAP Portugal and others. Typically 71 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
9h 3m
Fastest flight journey time:
5h 35m
Flight distance:
2904 km
Flights per week:
71
Cheapest price:
$78
Carbon emissions:
588 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
05:00
Last flight departs at:
20:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Porto (OPO) to Riga (RIX) flight schedules

Portugal → Latvia
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International entry into Latvia from Portugal

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Portugal
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Latvia, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland) and United Kingdom

Restricted for: Foreign nationals

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Conditions of entry into Latvia from Portugal

  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from Portugal
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in Latvia

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Considerations leaving from Portugal

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Latvia from Portugal.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Riga is 113, 8303.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Riga is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Riga is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 113, 8303.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Portugal from Latvia.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 13 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Porto to Riga is to fly, which costs €45 - €200 and takes 9h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Porto to Riga is to fly which costs €45 - €200 and takes 9h 17m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Porto to Riga. However, there are services departing from Porto and arriving at Rīga via Nancy Gare, Nancy and Strasbourg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 16h.

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The distance between Porto and Riga is 2916 km. The road distance is 3685.7 km.

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The best way to get from Porto to Riga without a car is to bus and train which takes 2 days 11h and costs €350 - €550.

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It takes approximately 9h 17m to get from Porto to Riga, including transfers.

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Porto to Riga bus services, operated by Transportes Barquense, depart from Porto station.

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The best way to get from Porto to Riga is to fly which takes 9h 17m and costs €45 - €200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €180 - €260 and takes 2 days 16h.

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There is no direct flight from Porto Airport to Riga Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 25m and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Porto to Riga.
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  • Distance: 2915.9 km
  • Duration: 9h 17m

What companies run services between Porto, Portugal and Riga, Latvia?

Lufthansa, Ryanair and 12 other airlines fly from Porto to Riga every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Porto to Riga via Nancy, Nancy Gare, Division de Fer, Nancy, and Strasbourg in around 2 days 16h.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Porto to Riga via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $460
Flights from Porto to Riga via Brussels
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $460
Flights from Porto to Riga via Munich
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $750
Flights from Porto to Riga via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $460
Flights from Lisbon to Riga
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $440
Flights from Lisbon to Riga via Prague
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Flights from Lisbon to Riga via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Porto to Riga via Malaga
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $260
Flights from Porto to Riga via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$80 - $260
Flights from Porto to Riga via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $260
Flights from Porto to Riga via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $260
Flights from Porto to Riga via Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $260
Flights from Lisbon to Riga via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Porto to Riga via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $460
Flights from Porto to Riga via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $460
Flights from Lisbon to Riga
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $440
Flights from Lisbon to Riga via Prague
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Porto to Riga via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$330 - $750
Flights from Porto to Riga via Munich
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $750
Flights from Lisbon to Riga via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$240 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Porto to Riga via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $480
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Porto to Riga via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $460
Flights from Lisbon to Riga via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $440
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Porto to Riga via Brussels
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $460
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Lisbon to Riga via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,100
Train operators
Comboios De Portugal

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal that spans over 2700km, with trains split into three main types: regional, urban and intercity trains; international and domestic high-speed trains; and international night trains. Portugal's main stations are Santa Apolónia in Lisbon and Campanha in Porto – these connect to trains in Portugal's cities and international destinations. The Alfa Pendular, the fastest train in Portugal, is a popular travel choice, as it can run at a speed of up to 250 km/h. You can book train tickets up to 60 days in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Vila Nova De Gaia-Devesas to Lisboa - Oriente
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
$28 - $40
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Kiev Pass to Riga Pass
Ave. Duration
18h 58m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
3rd class
$45 - $65
2nd class
$65 - $90
1st class
$100 - $150
Renfe Viajeros

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. Renfe's high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most Renfe trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

Rome2rio's guide to Renfe Viajeros
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Porto - Campanha to Vigo Guixar
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Vigo Guixar to Zaragoza-Delicias
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Bus operators
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are three types of tickets on offer (Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass), along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Oporto to Madrid Estacion Sur
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Madrid Estacion Sur to Kiev
Ave. Duration
31h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$330 - $460
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Zaragoza to Rivne
Ave. Duration
22h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$270 - $380
Website
alsa.com
Transportes Barquense
Phone
(+351) 258 454 303
Email
info@barquense.com
Website
barquense.pt
Bus from Porto to Nancy
Ave. Duration
26h 48m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
barquense.pt
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nancy to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Augustów, Wojska Polskiego, Orlen/Kaufland to Riga Bus Station
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Porto — Campo 24 de Agosto to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
33h 55m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
iberocoach.com

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Riga is 2h ahead of Porto. It is currently 3:53 PM in Porto and 5:53 PM in Riga.

Yes, the driving distance between Porto to Riga is 3686 km. It takes approximately 36h 15m to drive from Porto to Riga.

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Brussels Airlines, Air France, Vueling Airlines and five other airlines offer flights from Porto Airport to Riga Airport.

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There are 156+ hotels available in Riga. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Porto to Porto Airport is to subway which takes 27 min and costs €1 - €2.

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