There are 7 ways to get from Riga to Copenhagen by plane, train, car ferry, 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 Copenhagen  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Copenhagen (CPH) RIX - CPH

$53 - $285

6 alternative options

Fly to Malmo, train  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Malmo (MMX) RIX - MMX
  2. Take the train from Malmö Centralstation to København H

$106 - $537

Car ferry, train  •  23 h 21 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Riga to Stockholm
  2. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to Malmö Centralstation
  3. Take the train from Malmö Centralstation to København H 029

$219 - $446

Bus  •  29 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Riga to Berlin ZOB 846009
  2. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Copenhagen N132 / ...

$80 - $148

Bus, car ferry, train  •  31 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Rīga to Kaliningrad
  2. Take the bus from Kaliningrad to Gdynia
  3. Take the car ferry from Gdynia Stena Line to Karlskrona Aspöfärjan
  4. Take the train from Karlskrona Centralstation to København H

Train  •  40 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 Hamburg Hbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to København H Ec / ...

$232 - $305

Drive, car ferry  •  21 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Riga to Ventspils
  2. Take the car ferry from Ventspils to Nynäshamn
  3. Drive from Nynäshamn to Copenhagen

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Riga to Copenhagen is to fly which costs $50 - $290 and takes 4 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Riga to Copenhagen is to fly which costs $50 - $290 and takes 4 h 15 min.

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The distance between Riga and Copenhagen is 725 km.

It takes approximately 4 h 15 min to get from Riga to Copenhagen, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Riga to Copenhagen. However, there are services departing from Riga and arriving at Copenhagen via Berlin, Berlin central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Riga to Copenhagen. However, there are services departing from Riga and arriving at København H via Minsk-Passajirskii, Berlin Hbf (tief) and Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40 h 34 min.

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There are 636+ hotels available in Copenhagen. Prices start at $92 USD per night.

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Copenhagen is 1 h behind Riga. It is currently 6:38 AM in Riga and 5:38 AM in Copenhagen.

Map of how to get from Riga to Copenhagen.
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  • Distance: 453 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 15 min

What companies run services between Riga, Latvia and Copenhagen, Denmark?

Norwegian Air International, Scandinavian Airlines and Air Baltic fly from Riga to Copenhagen every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Riga to Copenhagen via Berlin ZOB and Berlin, Berlin central bus station in around 29 h 20 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Riga to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Riga to Copenhagen via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Riga to Malmo via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Riga to Malmo via Copenhagen, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Riga to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Riga to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Riga to Malmo via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $300
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Riga to Malmo via Helsinki, Stockholm Bromma
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Train operators
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from Malmö Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Train from Karlskrona Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Malmö C to København H
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Hamburg Hbf to København H
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
dsb.dk
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Malmö Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$8 - $11
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$11 - $15
2nd Class Refundable
$11 - $15
1st Class Refundable
$14 - $20
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to Malmö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $120
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $70
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$85 - $120
2nd Class Refundable
$85 - $120
1st Class Refundable
$120 - $170
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
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
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
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
Bus from Rīga to Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Schedules at
ecolines.net
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Kaliningrad Avtovokzal
Website
avtovokzal39.ru
Bus from Kaliningrad to Gdynia
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
avtovokzal39.ru
Book at
avtovokzal39.ru
Ferry operators
Tallink
Phone
+49 (0)40 547 541 222
Email
international.sales@tallinksilja.com
Website
tallink.com
Car ferry from Riga to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $310
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$243
Vehicle
$250
Cabin
$307
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Gdynia Stena Line to Karlskrona Aspöfärjan
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Ventspils to Nynäshamn
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk

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