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 9 min

  1. RIX - CPH

$52 - $285

6 alternative options

Fly to Malmo, train  •  7 h 27 min

  1. RIX - MMX

$106 - $536

Car ferry, train via Malmö Central  •  22 h 59 min

  1. 029

$223 - $463

Car ferry, train  •  23 h 28 min

  1. M/S Isabelle

$225 - $449

Bus  •  29 h 20 min

  1. 846009
  2. N132 / ...

$82 - $155

Bus, car ferry, train  •  31 h 46 min

Drive, car ferry  •  21 h 3 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 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Riga to Malmo via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
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
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Riga to Malmo via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $420
Flights from Riga to Malmo via Helsinki, Stockholm Bromma
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $420
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
Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Website
sj.se
Train from Malmö Central to Koebenhavn H
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
www.sj.se
Train from Stockholm Central to Malmö Central
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $75
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$90 - $120
2nd Class Refundable
$90 - $130
1st Class Refundable
$120 - $180
Train from Stockholm Central to Koebenhavn H
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Website
www.sj.se
Train from Bergaasa station to Koebenhavn H
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
www.sj.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
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
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Schedules at
ecolines.net
FlixBus
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 - $45
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
$11 - $16
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
$160 - $320
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$249
Vehicle
$256
Cabin
$314
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Riga and Copenhagen is 725 km.

The cheapest way to get from Riga to Copenhagen is to fly which costs $50 - $290 and takes 4 h 9 min.

The quickest way to get from Riga to Copenhagen is to fly which takes 4 h 9 min and costs $50 - $290.

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.

It takes approximately 4 h 9 min to get from Riga to Copenhagen, including transfers.