There are 4 ways to get from Riga to Haapsalu by bus, car or plane

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Bus via Lihula  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Rīga to Pärnu 920
  2. Take the bus from Pärnu bussijaam to Lihula 773 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Lihula to Veekeskus L20 / ...

$15 - $52

3 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Rīga to Pärnu 800703 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Pärnu bussijaam to Niine 321

$17 - $56

Drive  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Riga to Haapsalu 182.9 miles

$30 - $50

Fly, bus  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Tallinn (TLL) RIX - TLL
  2. Take the bus from Tallinna bussijaam to Niine

$38 - $124

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No, there is no direct bus from Riga to Haapsalu. However, there are services departing from Rīga and arriving at Veekeskus via Pärnu bussijaam and Lihula. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 28 min.

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The distance between Riga and Haapsalu is 225 km. The road distance is 292.6 km.

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The best way to get from Riga to Haapsalu without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 28 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 28 min to get from Riga to Haapsalu, including transfers.

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Riga to Haapsalu bus services, operated by Ecolines, depart from Rīga station.

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The quickest flight from Riga Airport to Tallinn Airport is the direct flight which takes 49 min.

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Riga to Haapsalu bus services, operated by Go Bus AS, arrive at Veekeskus station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Riga to Haapsalu is 293 km. It takes approximately 3 h 56 min to drive from Riga to Haapsalu.

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Air Baltic offers flights from Riga Airport to Tallinn Airport.

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There are 123+ hotels available in Haapsalu. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Riga to Haapsalu.
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  • Distance: 140.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 28 min

What companies run services between Riga, Latvia and Haapsalu, Estonia?

You can take a bus from Riga to Haapsalu via Pärnu, Pärnu bussijaam, and Lihula in around 5 h 28 min.

Airlines
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Riga to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $160
Bus operators
Temptrans
Website
temptrans.ee
Bus from Riga to Pärnu Bus
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
temptrans.ee
Sarbuss AS
Website
sarbuss.ee
Bus from Pärnu bussijaam to Lihula
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
sarbuss.ee
Sirel Reisid OÜ
Website
sirelreisid.com
Bus from Pärnu bussijaam to Lihula
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
sirelreisid.com
Peatus Estonia
Website
peatus.ee
Bus from Pärnu bussijaam to Lihula
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
peatus.ee
Go Bus AS
Website
gobus.ee
Bus from Lihula to Veekeskus
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
gobus.ee
Bus from Tallinna bussijaam to Niine
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
gobus.ee
MK Reis-X OÜ
Website
reis.ee
Bus from Pärnu bussijaam to Niine
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Schedules at
reis.ee
Bus from Tallinna bussijaam to Niine
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
reis.ee
Lux Express

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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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