There are 9 ways to get from Riga to Gomel’ by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, train  •  11 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Rīga to Vilnius
  2. Take the train from Vilnius(LT) to Minsk-Passajirskii D
  3. Take the train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Gomel

$20 - $31

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Train  •  14 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Riga to Minsk
  2. Take the train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Gomel

$3 - $5

7 alternative options

Bus  •  15 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Riga to Gomel

$18 - $40

Drive  •  9 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Riga to Gomel’ 491 miles

$85 - $130

Fly Riga to Boryspil, train  •  10 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Boryspil (KBP) RIX - KBP
  2. Take the train from Darnicsa to Gomel

$83 - $204

Fly Riga to Minsk, train  •  8 h 42 min

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

$75 - $169

Fly Riga to Kyiv Zhuliany, train  •  11 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Kyiv Zhuliany (IEV) RIX - IEV
  2. Take the train from Darnicsa to Gomel

$125 - $307

Fly Riga to Vilnius, train  •  10 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Vilnius (VNO) RIX - VNO
  2. Take the train from Vilnius(LT) to Minsk-Passajirskii
  3. Take the train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Gomel

$32 - $146

Bus to Vilnius, fly to Minsk, train  •  11 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Rīga to Vilnius
  2. Fly from Vilnius (VNO) to Minsk (MSQ) VNO - MSQ
  3. Take the train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Gomel

$59 - $123

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Riga and arriving at Gomel. Services depart twice a week, and operate Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 15 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Riga to Gomel’. However, there are services departing from Riga and arriving at Gomel via Minsk-Passajirskii. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 53 min.

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The distance between Riga and Gomel’ is 668 km. The road distance is 785.6 km.

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The best way to get from Riga to Gomel’ without a car is to bus and train which takes 11 h 33 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 11 h 33 min to get from Riga to Gomel’, including transfers.

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Riga to Gomel’ bus services, operated by Gomel City Transport, depart from Riga station.

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

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The best way to get from Riga to Gomel’ is to train which takes 14 h 53 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 15 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Riga Airport to Boryspil Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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Riga to Gomel’ bus services, operated by Gomel City Transport, arrive at Gomel station.

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Map of how to get from Riga to Gomel’.
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  • Distance: 417.3 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 33 min

What companies run services between Riga, Latvia and Gomel’, Belarus?

You can take a train from Riga to Gomel’ via Minsk and Minsk-Passajirskii in around 14 h 53 min. Alternatively, Gomel City Transport operates a bus from Riga to Gomel’ twice a week. Tickets cost $18 - $40 and the journey takes 15 h 30 min.

Airlines
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Riga to Boryspil
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Flights from Riga to Minsk
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Flights from Riga to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $190
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from Riga to Minsk
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Flights from Riga to Kyiv Zhuliany via Minsk
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Flights from Vilnius to Minsk
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $160
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Riga to Boryspil
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $290
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Riga to Kyiv Zhuliany
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Train operators
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Phone
(+370) 700 55111
Email
nuomone@litrail.lt
Website
litrail.lt
Train from Vilnius(LT) to Minsk-Passajirskii
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Website
rw.by
Train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Gomel
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
www.rw.by
2nd Class
$3 - $5
Coupe
$5 - $6
Latvian Railways (PV)
Bus operators
Gomel City Transport
Website
gomeltrans.net
Bus from Riga to Gomel
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Schedules at
gomeltrans.net
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ticketbus.by

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Gomel’ is 1 h ahead of Riga. It is currently 5:07 PM in Riga and 5:07 PM in Gomel’.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Riga to Gomel’ is 786 km. It takes approximately 9 h 3 min to drive from Riga to Gomel’.

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Ukraine International Airlines and Air Baltic offer flights from Riga Airport to Boryspil Airport.

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There are 136+ hotels available in Gomel’. Prices start at $21 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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