There are 8 ways to get from Riga to Amsterdam by plane, train, bus or car

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 to Amsterdam  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Amsterdam (AMS) RIX - AMS

$83 - $194

Cheapest option

Bus EST Sp. z o.o.  •  36 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Olaine to Kaliningrad
  2. Take the bus from Kaliningrad to Elbląg
  3. Take the bus from Elbląg to Amsterdam

$70 - $111

6 alternative options

Fly to Eindhoven, train  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Eindhoven (EIN) RIX - EIN
  2. Take the train from Eindhoven to Amsterdam Centraal

$88 - $471

Bus, train via Warszawa Centralna  •  24 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Rīga to Białystok
  2. Take the train from Bialystok to Warszawa Centralna Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Warszawa Centralna to Berlin Hbf Ec
  4. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Hannover Hbf Ice
  5. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal

$165 - $269

Bus Eurolines DE, train  •  28 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Riga to Berlin ZOB 846009
  2. Take the train from Berlin-Spandau to Amsterdam Centraal Intercity

$128 - $243

Bus Eurolines DE  •  30 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Riga to Berlin ZOB 846009
  2. Take the bus from Berlin to Amsterdam Centraal Station

$91 - $162

Train  •  39 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Riga to Minsk
  2. Take the train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Berlin Hbf (tief) En
  3. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Hannover Hbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal

$221 - $313

Drive  •  18 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Riga to Amsterdam 1053.4 miles

$250 - $370

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Riga to Amsterdam is to bus which costs $70 - $120 and takes 36 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Riga to Amsterdam is to fly which costs $80 - $200 and takes 5 h 13 min.

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The distance between Riga and Amsterdam is 1331 km. The road distance is 1685.4 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 13 min to get from Riga to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Riga to Amsterdam station. However, there are services departing from Riga and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal Station via Berlin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Riga to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Riga and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Minsk-Passajirskii, Berlin Hbf (tief) and Hannover Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39 h 34 min.

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The nearest airport to Amsterdam is Amsterdam (AMS) Airport which is 11.2 km away. Other nearby airports include Rotterdam (RTM) (56.6 km), Eindhoven (EIN) (107.5 km), Brussels (BRU) (166.5 km) and Dusseldorf (DUS) (177.3 km).

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Map of how to get from Riga to Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 831.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 13 min

What companies run services between Riga, Latvia and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

Air Baltic, Scandinavian Airlines and five other airlines fly from Riga to Amsterdam hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Riga to Amsterdam via Berlin ZOB and Berlin in around 30 h 55 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Riga to Amsterdam via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Riga to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Riga to Amsterdam via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Riga to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $460
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Riga to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $380
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Riga to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $240
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Eindhoven to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $29
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Hannover Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Berlin-Spandau to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Polish Railways (PKP)
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Bialystok to Warszawa Centralna
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $15
Train from Warszawa Centralna to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
Latvian Railways (PV)
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
19 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Bus operators
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Białystok
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Berlin
Ave. Duration
19 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Riga to Berlin ZOB
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
eurolines.de
Deinbus
Phone
+49 069/17 53 73 200
Email
info@deinbus.de
Website
deinbus.de
Bus from Berlin to Amsterdam Centraal Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
deinbus.de
Kaliningrad Avtovokzal
Website
avtovokzal39.ru
Bus from Olaine to Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
avtovokzal39.ru
Book at
avtovokzal39.ru
Bus from Kaliningrad to Elbląg
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
avtovokzal39.ru
Book at
avtovokzal39.ru
EST Sp. z o.o.
Email
estgdansk@wp.pl
Website
estgdansk.pl
Bus from Elbląg to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
21 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Schedules at
estgdansk.pl

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