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There are 12 ways to get from Riga to Milan by plane, bus, train, night train, car or car train

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 to Milan Malpensa  •  3h 46m

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

67€ - 175€

Cheapest option

Fly to Milan Bergamo, bus  •  3h 57m

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) RIX - BGY
  2. Take the bus from Bergamo Orio al Serio Airport, Bergamo to Milan, Milan

53€ - 295€

10 alternative options

Fly to Milan Linate  •  5h

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

72€ - 183€

Fly to Verona, train  •  4h 50m

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Verona (VRN) RIX - VRN
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale

71€ - 297€

Fly to Lugano, train  •  8h 30m

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

254€ - 662€

Bus, train  •  29h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Rīga to Warszawa Centralna 02
  2. Take the train from Warszawa Centralna to Wien Hbf Eic
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Kufstein Rjx / ...
  4. Take the train from Kufstein to Verona Porta Nuova Ecb
  5. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale Fr / ...

162€ - 287€

Bus via Prague  •  36h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Rīga to Praha 848001
  2. Take the bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Milan Lampugnano 703 / ...

95€ - 140€

Bus  •  45h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Riga Central Bus Station to Klaipeda Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Klaipėda to Kaliningrad
  3. Take the bus from Kaliningrad to Elbląg
  4. Take the bus from Elblag to Milan

83€ - 115€

Train, night train  •  43h 39m

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

139€ - 264€

Night train  •  46h 21m

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

118€ - 199€

Drive  •  22h 17m

  1. Drive from Riga to Milan 1297.3 miles

270€ - 400€

Drive, car train  •  32h 43m

  1. Drive from Riga to Hamburg
  2. Take the car train from Hamburg to Verona Porta Nuova
  3. Drive from Verona Porta Nuova to Milan

273€ - 381€

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The cheapest way to get from Riga to Milan is to fly and bus which costs $60 - $340 and takes 3h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from Riga to Milan is to fly which costs $75 - $210 and takes 3h 46m.

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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 36h 7m.

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The distance between Riga and Milan is 1639 km. The road distance is 2075.6 km.

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The best way to get from Riga to Milan without a car is to bus and train which takes 29h 46m and costs $180 - $330.

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It takes approximately 3h 46m 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 3h 46m and costs $75 - $210. Alternatively, you can bus via Prague, which costs $100 - $170 and takes 36h 7m.

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The quickest flight from Riga Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 40m.

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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: 3h 46m

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

Air Baltic, LOT and six other airlines fly from Riga to Milan every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Riga to Milan via Praha ÚAN Florenc, Milan Lampugnano, and lampugnano m1 in around 36h 7m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Riga to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 550€
Flights from Riga to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 430€
Flights from Riga to Verona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 800€
Flights from Riga to Lugano via Frankfurt, Zurich
Ave. Duration
8h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 850€
Flights from Riga to Lugano via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 310€
Flights from Riga to Lugano via Berlin Tegel, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 310€
Flights from Riga to Lugano via Dusseldorf, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 340€
Flights from Riga to Lugano via Warsaw Chopin, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
95€ - 700€
Flights from Riga to Lugano via Stuttgart, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 310€
Flights from Riga to Lugano via Brussels, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
100€ - 350€
Flights from Riga to Lugano via Hamburg, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
100€ - 330€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Riga to Lugano via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 310€
Flights from Riga to Lugano via Berlin Tegel, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 310€
Flights from Riga to Lugano via Copenhagen, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 700€
Flights from Riga to Lugano via Budapest, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
100€ - 350€
Flights from Riga to Lugano via Dusseldorf, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 340€
Flights from Riga to Lugano via Warsaw Chopin, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
95€ - 700€
Flights from Riga to Lugano via Stuttgart, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 310€
Flights from Riga to Lugano via Brussels, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
100€ - 350€
Flights from Riga to Lugano via Hamburg, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
100€ - 330€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Riga to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 270€
Flights from Riga to Milan Linate via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 360€
Flights from Riga to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 360€
Flights from Riga to Verona via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
100€ - 340€
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Riga to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 270€
Flights from Riga to Verona
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
80€ - 270€
Flights from Riga to Verona via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
100€ - 340€
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Riga to Milan Malpensa via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 250€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Riga to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 250€
Flights from Riga to Milan Bergamo via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 250€
Flights from Riga to Verona via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
55€ - 250€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Riga to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 270€
Flights from Riga to Verona via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 330€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Riga to Milan Linate via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 360€
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Riga to Milan Linate via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 390€
Train operators
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 Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 27€
Website
trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
18€ - 26€
Website
Italo Treno
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 Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
26€ - 40€
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 26€
Website
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 Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
9€ - 21€
Website
trenitalia.com
1st Class
17€ - 21€
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
25€ - 45€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
19€ - 28€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Kufstein to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
60€ - 90€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 entitled to discounts. Trains have standard 1st and 2nd class reserved seating, and many overnight trains also offer sleepers and couchettes.

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Warszawa Centralna to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 4m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 23€
Website
Intercity.pl
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Raileurope.com
2nd Class
15€ - 23€
1st Class
21€ - 35€
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 80€
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Railjet
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
oebb.at
Zssk
Website
slovakrail.sk
Train from Wien Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
slovakrail.sk
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Riga Pass to Gudogaj
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
25€ - 70€
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
3rd class
25€ - 35€
2nd class
30€ - 50€
1st class
50€ - 70€
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Website
rw.by
Train from Gudogaj to Minsk-Passajirskii
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
2€ - 3€
Website
www.rw.by
2nd Class (platzkart)
2€ - 3€
1st Class (Coupe)
3€ - 4€
Night train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Milano Rogoredo
Ave. Duration
33h 36m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
110€ - 190€
Website
www.rw.by
Latvian Railways (PV)
Phone
+371 67232135
Website
pv.lv
Night train from Riga Pass to Minsk-Passajirskii
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
6€ - 8€
Website
pv.lv
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Hamburg to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
15h 46m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
100€ - 130€
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bergamo Orio al Serio Airport, Bergamo to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Warszawa Centralna 02
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
30€ - 55€
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Praha
Ave. Duration
21h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 80€
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Milan Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Schedules at
elines.cz
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Prague, Florenc to Milano - Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
90€ - 130€
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
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
14h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
RegioJet
Ollex
Phone
+370 5 210 4304
Email
info@ollex.lt
Website
ollex.lt
Bus from Riga Central Bus Station to Klaipeda Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
16€
Website
Ollex
Kaliningrad Avtovokzal
Website
avtovokzal39.ru
Bus from Klaipėda to Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
6€ - 10€
Schedules at
avtovokzal39.ru
Book at
avtovokzal39.ru
Bus from Kaliningrad to Elbląg
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
5€ - 8€
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
29h 39m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl

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Milan is 1h behind Riga. It is currently 7:53 AM in Riga and 6:53 AM in Milan.

Yes, the driving distance between Riga to Milan is 2076 km. It takes approximately 22h 17m to drive from Riga to Milan.

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KLM, Air Baltic, Lufthansa and LOT offer flights from Riga Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport.

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There are 4981+ hotels available in Milan. Prices start at 59€ per night.

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The best way to get from Riga to Riga Airport is to drive which takes 10m and costs $1 - $2.

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