There are 7 ways to get from Riga to Brest by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus Intaks  •  14 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Riga to Grodno Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Grodno to Brest

$40 - $48

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Train  •  16 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Riga to Minsk
  2. Take the train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Brest Central D / ...

$4 - $5

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Bus via Kaunas  •  15 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Rīga to Kaunas
  2. Take the bus from Kaunas to Lida
  3. Take the bus from Lida to Brest

Drive  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Riga to Brest 409.2 miles

$70 - $110

Fly Riga to Warsaw, train  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Warsaw (WAW) RIX - WAW
  2. Take the train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Terespol

$60 - $139

Fly Riga to Minsk, train  •  9 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Minsk (MSQ) RIX - MSQ
  2. Take the train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Brest Central

$76 - $169

Bus to Vilnius, fly to Warsaw, train  •  12 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Rīga to Vilnius
  2. Fly from Vilnius (VNO) to Warsaw (WAW) VNO - WAW
  3. Take the train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Terespol

$76 - $194

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The cheapest way to get from Riga to Brest is to train which costs $4 - $5 and takes 16 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Riga to Brest is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 8 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Riga to Brest. However, there are services departing from Riga and arriving at Brest via Grodno. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Riga to Brest. However, there are services departing from Riga and arriving at Brest Central via Minsk-Passajirskii. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 2 min.

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The distance between Riga and Brest is 540 km. The road distance is 654.8 km.

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The best way to get from Riga to Brest without a car is to bus which takes 14 h 53 min and costs $40 - $50.

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It takes approximately 14 h 53 min to get from Riga to Brest, including transfers.

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Riga to Brest bus services, operated by Intaks, depart from Riga station.

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Riga to Brest train services, operated by Latvian Railways (PV), depart from Riga station.

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The best way to get from Riga to Brest is to bus which takes 14 h 53 min and costs $40 - $50. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $4 - $5 and takes 16 h 2 min.

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Map of how to get from Riga to Brest.
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  • Distance: 337.4 miles
  • Duration: 14 h 53 min

What companies run services between Riga, Latvia and Brest, Belarus?

You can take a bus from Riga to Brest via Grodno Bus Station and Grodno in around 14 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Riga to Brest via Minsk and Minsk-Passajirskii in around 16 h 2 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Riga to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Flights from Vilnius to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Riga to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Flights from Riga to Minsk
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from Riga to Minsk
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Vilnius to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$16 - $120
Train operators
Latvian Railways (PV)
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Website
rw.by
Train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Brest Central
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
www.rw.by
2nd Class
$4 - $5
Coupe
$5 - $7
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Brest Central
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Polish Railways (PKP)

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability, and large families being entitled to discounts. Polish Railways offer a pre-booking service for travellers living outside of Poland - tickets and reservations can be booked in advance for trips inside Poland (up to 30 days in advance for domestic trains), and to/from other countries in the region (up to 60 days in advance).

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Terespol
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$11 - $17
Bus operators
Intaks
Website
intaks.by
Bus from Riga to Grodno Bus Station
Ave. Duration
9 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$33
Schedules at
intaks.by
Bus from Grodno to Brest
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
intaks.by
Brest Bus Belarus
Phone
114
Email
av@brest.by
Website
av.brest.by
Bus from Grodno to Brest
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
av.brest.by
Book at
ticketbus.by
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Baranavichy Bus Terminal
Website
barautopark.by
Bus from Kaunas to Lida
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
barautopark.by
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Lida to Brest
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru

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The quickest flight from Riga Airport to Warsaw Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Riga to Brest bus services, operated by Brest Bus Belarus, arrive at Brest station.

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Brest is 1 h ahead of Riga. It is currently 9:48 AM in Riga and 9:48 AM in Brest.

Riga to Brest train services, operated by Belorussian Railways (BŽD), arrive at Brest Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Riga to Brest is 655 km. It takes approximately 8 h 33 min to drive from Riga to Brest.

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Air Baltic and LOT offer flights from Riga Airport to Warsaw Airport.

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There are 325+ hotels available in Brest. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Riga to Riga Airport is to line 22 bus which takes 27 min and costs .

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