There are 5 ways to get from Riga to Lviv by plane, bus, train or car

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

Fly  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Lviv (LWO) RIX - LWO

$98 - $144

Cheapest option

Train  •  26 h 41 min

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

$5 - $10

3 alternative options

Bus Ecolines  •  23 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Rīga to Lviv

$51 - $74

Bus via Grodno Bus Station  •  26 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Riga to Grodno Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Grodno to Brest
  3. Take the bus from Brest to Lviv Bus Station 2

$49 - $67

Drive  •  12 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Riga to Lviv 611.6 miles

$100 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from Riga to Lviv is to train which costs $5 - $10 and takes 26 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Riga to Lviv is to fly which costs $95 - $150 and takes 6 h 18 min.

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The distance between Riga and Lviv is 790 km. The road distance is 978.5 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 18 min to get from Riga to Lviv, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Riga to Lviv. However, there are services departing from Rīga and arriving at Petra Doroshenko str. via Lviv Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 18 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Riga to Lviv. However, there are services departing from Riga and arriving at Lvov via Minsk-Passajirskii. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 41 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Riga to Lviv is 979 km. It takes approximately 12 h 31 min to drive from Riga to Lviv.

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  • Distance: 494 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 18 min

What companies run services between Riga, Latvia and Lviv, Ukraine?

LOT, Belavia Belarusian Airlines and three other airlines fly from Riga to Lviv every 4 hours. Alternatively, Ecolines operates a bus from Riga to Lviv twice a week. Tickets cost $50 - $75 and the journey takes 22 h 44 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Riga to Lviv via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $340
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Riga to Lviv via Kiev
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from Riga to Lviv via Minsk
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $310
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Riga to Lviv via Vienna
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Train operators
Latvian Railways (PV)
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Bus operators
Intaks
Website
intaks.by
Bus from Riga to Grodno Bus Station
Ave. Duration
9 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
intaks.by
Bus from Grodno to Brest
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
intaks.by
Brest Bus Belarus
Phone
114
Email
av@brest.by
Website
av.brest.by
Bus from Grodno to Brest
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
av.brest.by
Book at
ticketbus.by
Bus from Brest to Lviv Bus Station 2
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
av.brest.by
Book at
ticketbus.by
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Brest to Lviv Bus Station 2
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru

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