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There are 11 ways to get from Riga to Milan by plane, train, bus, night 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.

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Fly to Milan Malpensa  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) RIX - MXP

$79 - $195

Cheapest option

Fly to Milan Bergamo  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) RIX - BGY

$63 - $338

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Fly to Milan Linate  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Milan Linate (LIN) RIX - LIN

$85 - $202

Fly to Lugano, train  •  10 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Lugano (LUG) RIX - LUG
  2. Take the train from Lugano to Milano Centrale

$293 - $713

Fly to Zurich, train  •  9 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Zurich (ZRH) RIX - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale

$142 - $298

Fly to Turin, train  •  10 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Turin (TRN) RIX - TRN
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Milano Centrale

$116 - $357

Bus, train  •  28 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Rīga to Białystok
  2. Take the train from Bialystok to Warszawa Centralna Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Warszawa Centralna to Wien Hbf Eic
  4. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Venezia Mestre Rj / ...
  5. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Milano Centrale Fr / ...

$147 - $265

Bus Ecolines  •  36 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Rīga to Praha 848001
  2. Take the bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Milan Lampugnano RegioJet

$108 - $157

Bus Autokar Polska  •  45 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Olaine to Kaliningrad
  2. Take the bus from Kaliningrad to Elbląg
  3. Take the bus from Elblag to Milan

$88 - $129

Train, night train  •  46 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Riga to Minsk
  2. Take the night train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Milano Rogoredo R

$138 - $220

Drive  •  22 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Riga to Milan 1297.7 miles

$310 - $460

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The cheapest way to get from Riga to Milan is to bus which costs $85 - $130 and takes 45 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Riga to Milan is to fly which costs $75 - $200 and takes 6 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Riga to Milan. However, there are services departing from Rīga and arriving at conciliazione m1 via Praha ÚAN Florenc and lampugnano m1. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36 h 7 min.

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The distance between Riga and Milan is 1639 km. The road distance is 2076.3 km.

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The best way to get from Riga to Milan without a car is to bus and train which takes 28 h 42 min and costs $140 - $270.

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It takes approximately 6 h 7 min to get from Riga to Milan, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Riga to Milan is to fly which takes 6 h 7 min and costs $75 - $200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $100 - $160 and takes 36 h 7 min.

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The quickest flight from Riga Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 45 min.

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Riga to Milan bus services, operated by Eurolines CZ, arrive at Milan Lampugnano station.

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Map of how to get from Riga to Milan.
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  • Distance: 1024.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 7 min

What companies run services between Riga, Latvia and Milan, Italy?

Air Baltic, LOT and three other airlines fly from Riga to Milan every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Riga to Milan via Praha, Praha ÚAN Florenc, Milan Lampugnano, and lampugnano m1 in around 36 h 7 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Riga to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Riga to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Riga to Lugano via Frankfurt, Zurich
Ave. Duration
7 h 57 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Riga to Lugano via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Flights from Riga to Lugano via Dusseldorf, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Riga to Lugano via Berlin Tegel, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Flights from Riga to Lugano via Stuttgart, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Flights from Riga to Lugano via Brussels, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Flights from Riga to Lugano via Hamburg, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Riga to Lugano via Warsaw Chopin, Zurich
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Riga to Lugano via Helsinki, Zurich
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Riga to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Riga to Turin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Riga to Lugano via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Flights from Riga to Lugano via Dusseldorf, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Riga to Lugano via Berlin Tegel, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Flights from Riga to Lugano via Stuttgart, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Flights from Riga to Lugano via Brussels, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Flights from Riga to Lugano via Budapest, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $400
Flights from Riga to Lugano via Hamburg, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Riga to Lugano via Warsaw Chopin, Zurich
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Riga to Lugano via Helsinki, Zurich
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Riga to Milan Malpensa via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Flights from Riga to Lugano via Vienna, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Riga to Lugano via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Flights from Riga to Lugano via Brussels, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Flights from Riga to Lugano via Warsaw Chopin, Zurich
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Riga to Lugano via Helsinki, Zurich
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Riga to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $340
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Riga to Milan Malpensa via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $290
Flights from Riga to Zurich via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Flights from Riga to Turin via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Riga to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Flights from Riga to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $340
Flights from Riga to Turin via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Riga to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Flights from Riga to Milan Linate via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $410
Flights from Riga to Turin via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Riga to Milan Linate via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $410
Flights from Riga to Turin via Brussels
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Riga to Milan Linate via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $410
Flights from Riga to Turin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Riga to Milan Linate via Madrid
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $410
Flights from Riga to Turin via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Riga to Milan Malpensa via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Riga to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Riga to Zurich via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $410
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Riga to Turin via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Wien HBF to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$19 - $23
Polish Railways (PKP)

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability, and large families being entitled to discounts. Polish Railways offer a pre-booking service for travellers living outside of Poland - tickets and reservations can be booked in advance for trips inside Poland (up to 30 days in advance for domestic trains), and to/from other countries in the region (up to 60 days in advance).

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Bialystok to Warszawa Centralna
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $15
Train from Warszawa Centralna to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Latvian Railways (PV)
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Website
rw.by
Night train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Milano Rogoredo
Ave. Duration
33 h 36 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $220
Website
www.rw.by
Bus operators
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Białystok
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Praha
Ave. Duration
21 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Milan Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
elines.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Milan, Terminal Bus di Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
13 h 35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
regiojet.com
Kaliningrad Avtovokzal
Website
avtovokzal39.ru
Bus from Olaine to Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
avtovokzal39.ru
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avtovokzal39.ru
Bus from Kaliningrad to Elbląg
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
avtovokzal39.ru
Book at
avtovokzal39.ru
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Elblag to Milan
Ave. Duration
29 h 39 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl

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Milan is 1 h behind Riga. It is currently 3:59 PM in Riga and 2:59 PM in Milan.

Yes, the driving distance between Riga to Milan is 2076 km. It takes approximately 22 h 20 min to drive from Riga to Milan.

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Austrian Airlines, Aeroflot Russian Airlines, Air Baltic and two other airlines offer flights from Riga Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport.

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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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