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There are 3 ways to get from Riga to Daugavpils by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 43m

  1. Take the train from Rīga pasažieru to Daugavpils 704 / ...

$7 - $11

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Bus  •  3h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Rīgas SAO to Daugavpils AO 7983 / ...

$10 - $12

Drive  •  3h

  1. Drive from Riga to Daugavpils 222.4 km

$24 - $40

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

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

The social distance requirement in Daugavpils is 2 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Riga to Daugavpils is to train which costs $7 - $11 and takes 2h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Riga to Daugavpils is to train which costs $7 - $11 and takes 2h 43m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rīgas SAO and arriving at Daugavpils AO. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 40m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Rīga pasažieru and arriving at Daugavpils. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 43m.

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The distance between Riga and Daugavpils is 190 km. The road distance is 222.4 km.

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The best way to get from Riga to Daugavpils without a car is to train which takes 2h 43m and costs $7 - $11.

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The train from Rīga pasažieru to Daugavpils takes 2h 43m including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Riga to Daugavpils bus services, operated by Nordeka, depart from Rīgas SAO station.

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

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The best way to get from Riga to Daugavpils is to train which takes 2h 43m and costs $7 - $11. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $10 - $12 and takes 3h 40m.

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  • Distance: 190.4 km
  • Duration: 2h 43m

What companies run services between Riga, Latvia and Daugavpils, Latvia?

Latvian Railways (PV) operates a train from Rīga pasažieru to Daugavpils 4 times a day. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 2h 43m. Alternatively, Nordeka operates a bus from Rīgas SAO to Daugavpils AO every 2 hours. Tickets cost $10 - $11 and the journey takes 3h 40m. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Bus operators
Nordeka
Phone
+371 67464620
Email
nordeka@nordeka.lv
Website
nordeka.lv
Bus from Rīgas SAO to Daugavpils AO
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $11
Website
Nordeka
1188 Latvia
SIA "Daugavpils autobusu parks"
Phone
+371 654 29245
Website
buspark.lv
Bus from Rīgas SAO to Daugavpils AO
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $11
Website
SIA "Daugavpils autobusu parks"

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Riga to Daugavpils bus services, operated by Nordeka, arrive at Daugavpils AO station.

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Riga to Daugavpils train services, operated by Latvian Railways (PV), arrive at Daugavpils station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Riga to Daugavpils is 222 km. It takes approximately 3h to drive from Riga to Daugavpils.

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