There are 7 ways to get from Riga to Klaipėda by train, bus, car, plane or shuttle

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, bus  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Rīga pasažieru to Liepāja 705
  2. Take the bus from Liepaja to Klaipėda 810203

$13 - $16

6 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Rīga to Šiauliai 820901
  2. Take the bus from Šiauliai to Klaipeda 378 / ...

Bus via Kryžkalnis  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Rīga to Šiauliai
  2. Take the bus from Šiauliai to Kryžkalnis 347
  3. Take the bus from Kryžkalnis to Klaipeda 387 / ...

$19 - $26

Drive  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Riga to Klaipėda 190.2 miles

$30 - $50

Fly to Palanga  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Palanga (PLQ) RIX - PLQ

$30 - $124

Fly to Liepaya, bus  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Liepaya (LPX) RIX - LPX
  2. Take the bus from Liepaja to Klaipėda

$58 - $175

Shuttle  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Lidosta Rīga to Klaipėda

$21

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The cheapest way to get from Riga to Klaipėda is to train and bus which costs $13 - $17 and takes 5 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Riga to Klaipėda is to drive which takes 3 h 39 min and costs $30 - $50.

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The distance between Riga and Klaipėda is 229 km. The road distance is 304 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 49 min to get from Riga to Klaipėda, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Riga to Klaipėda. However, there are services departing from Rīga and arriving at Klaipeda via Šiauliai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 11 min.

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What companies run services between Riga, Latvia and Klaipėda, Lithuania?

You can take a bus from Riga to Klaipėda via Šiauliai in around 6 h 11 min. Alternatively, Air Baltic flies from Riga to Klaipėda twice daily.

Airlines
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Riga to Palanga
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $150
Flights from Riga to Liepaya
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Train operators
1188 Latvia
Website
1188.lv
Train from Rīga pasažieru to Liepāja
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
1188.lv
Bus operators
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Liepaja to Klaipėda
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Šiauliai
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Klaipedos Autobusu Parkas
Website
klap.lt
Bus from Šiauliai to Klaipeda
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
klap.lt
Bus from Kryžkalnis to Klaipeda
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
klap.lt
Autobusubilietai.lt
Email
info@autobusubilietai.lt
Website
autobusubilietai.lt
Bus from Šiauliai to Klaipėda
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
autobusubilietai.lt
Kautra
Phone
(37 8) 34 24 40
Email
ifo@kautra.lt
Website
kautra.lt
Bus from Šiauliai to Kryžkalnis
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
kautra.lt
Book at
autobusubilietai.lt
Bus from Kryžkalnis to Klaipėda
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
kautra.lt
Book at
autobusubilietai.lt
Keleiviu Vezimas
Phone
+370 686 94403
Website
keleiviu.lt
Shuttle from Lidosta Rīga to Klaipėda
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
keleiviu.lt

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