There are 4 ways to get from Riga to Gotland by bus, car ferry, ferry, train or plane

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

Bus, car ferry, ferry  •  19 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Riga to Ventspils AO
  2. Take the car ferry from Ventspils to Nynäshamn
  3. Take the ferry from Nynäshamn färjeterminal to Visby hamnterminal Dg

Cheapest option

Fly  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Visby (VBY) RIX - VBY

$106 - $327

2 alternative options

Car ferry, train, ferry  •  23 h 13 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Riga to Stockholm
  2. Take the train from Stockholm City station to Nynäshamn station
  3. Take the ferry from Nynäshamn färjeterminal to Visby hamnterminal Dg

$208 - $361

Bus, ferry  •  41 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Riga to Berlin ZOB
  2. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Lund
  3. Take the bus from Lund Centralstation to Oskarshamn station
  4. Take the ferry from Oskarshamn Gotlandsterminalen to Visby hamnterminal Dg

$142 - $226

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The cheapest way to get from Riga to Gotland is to bus and ferry which costs $140 - $230 and takes 41 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Riga to Gotland is to fly which costs $100 - $330 and takes 6 h 30 min.

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The distance between Riga and Gotland is 343 km.

It takes approximately 19 h 50 min to get from Riga to Gotland, including transfers.

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The nearest airport to Gotland is Visby (VBY) Airport which is 20.3 km away. Other nearby airports include Kalmar (KLR) (162 km), Stockholm Skavsta (NYO) (170.2 km), Stockholm Bromma (BMA) (208.8 km) and Palanga (PLQ) (232.3 km).

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Map of how to get from Riga to Gotland.
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  • Distance: 214.3 miles
  • Duration: 19 h 50 min

What companies run services between Riga, Latvia and Gotland, Sweden?

Scandinavian Airlines, Norwegian Air International and four other airlines fly from Riga to Visby every 4 hours.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Riga to Visby via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Riga to Visby via Copenhagen, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Riga to Visby via Helsinki, Stockholm Bromma
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Train operators
Bus operators
1188 Latvia
Website
1188.lv
Bus from Riga to Ventspils AO
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
1188.lv
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
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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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 Lund
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Svenska Buss
Phone
0771-67 67 67
Email
info@svenskabuss.se
Website
svenskabuss.se
Bus from Lund Centralstation to Oskarshamn station
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Svenska Buss
Standard
$30 - $45
Joker Price
$27 - $32
Ferry operators
Destination Gotland
Website
destinationgotland.se
Ferry from Nynäshamn färjeterminal to Visby hamnterminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29
Website
destinationgotland.se
Ferry from Oskarshamn Gotlandsterminalen to Visby hamnterminal
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29
Website
destinationgotland.se
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
$242
Vehicle
$249
Cabin
$306

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