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There are 9 ways to get from Riga to Milan by plane, train, bus, 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.

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Fly to Milan Malpensa  •  3h 51m

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

72€ - 367€

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Fly to Milan Bergamo  •  3h 59m

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

41€ - 321€

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Fly to Milan Linate  •  5h 12m

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

102€ - 333€

Fly to Turin, train  •  6h 37m

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

77€ - 356€

Bus  •  36h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Rīga to Praha 848001
  2. Take the bus from Prague, Florenc to Milano - Lampugnano 703 / ...

80€ - 134€

Bus, night train  •  40h

  1. Take the bus from Riga to Wien
  2. Take the night train from Wien Hbf to Milano P.Garibaldi Nj

139€ - 190€

Train  •  44h 41m

  1. Take the train from Riga Pass to Minsk-Passajirskii Riga / ...
  2. Take the train from Minsk Pas to Milano Rogoredo En

192€ - 297€

Drive  •  22h 17m

  1. Drive from Riga to Milan 2075.6 km

270€ - 400€

Drive, car train  •  29h 49m

  1. Drive from Riga to Hamburg Altona
  2. Take the car train from Hamburg Altona to Lörrach Hbf
  3. Drive from Lörrach Hbf to Milan

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The cheapest way to get from Riga to Milan is to fly which costs $45 - $370 and takes 3h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Riga to Milan is to fly which costs $80 - $420 and takes 3h 51m.

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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 Prague, Florenc and lampugnano m1. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36h 6m.

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No, there is no direct train from Riga to Milan. However, there are services departing from Riga Pass and arriving at Duomo M3 via Minsk Pas and Rogoredo Fs. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 44h 41m.

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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 which takes 36h 6m and costs $90 - $160.

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It takes approximately 3h 51m 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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Riga to Milan train services, operated by Ukrainian Railways, depart from Riga Pass station.

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The best way to get from Riga to Milan is to fly which takes 3h 51m and costs $80 - $420. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $90 - $160 and takes 36h 6m, you could also train, which costs $210 - $340 and takes 44h 41m.

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Map of how to get from Riga to Milan.
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  • Distance: 1638.8 km
  • Duration: 3h 51m

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

Air Baltic, LOT and five other airlines fly from Riga to Milan every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Riga to Milan via Prague, Florenc, Milano - Lampugnano, and lampugnano m1 in around 36h 6m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Riga to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 700€
Flights from Riga to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 600€
Flights from Riga to Turin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 650€
Flights from Riga to Turin via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 700€
Flights from Riga to Turin via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
100€ - 310€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Riga to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
71€ - 76€
Flights from Riga to Milan Bergamo via Prague
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
71€ - 76€
Flights from Riga to Milan Bergamo via Manchester
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
71€ - 76€
Flights from Riga to Milan Bergamo via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
71€ - 76€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Riga to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 340€
Flights from Riga to Milan Linate via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 340€
Flights from Riga to Turin via Rome
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 360€
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Riga to Milan Malpensa via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 390€
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Riga to Milan Malpensa via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
120€ - 600€
Flights from Riga to Milan Linate via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
100€ - 550€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Riga to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 380€
Flights from Riga to Turin via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 340€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Riga to Milan Linate via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 330€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Riga to Turin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 350€
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Riga to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 340€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Riga to Milan Linate via Madrid
Ave. Duration
10h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 450€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Riga to Turin via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
120€ - 370€
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Riga to Turin via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
100€ - 310€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Riga to Turin via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
65€ - 290€
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
14€ - 19€
Base Standard
30€ - 40€
Base Premium
35€ - 55€
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
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 20€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
18€ - 20€
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
10€ - 14€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
10€ - 14€
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Wien Hbf to Milano P.Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
12h 47m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
65€ - 90€
Website
Nightjet
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Riga Pass to Minsk-Passajirskii
Ave. Duration
9h 29m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
29€ - 55€
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
3rd class
29€ - 45€
2nd class
40€ - 55€
1st class
60€ - 85€
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Phone
(+375 17) 225 44 77
Website
rw.by
Train from Riga-Pasazieru to Minsk Pas
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
10€ - 35€
Website
Belorussian Railways
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Belorussian Railways
2nd Class (platzkart)
10€ - 20€
1st Class (Coupe)
16€ - 35€
Russian Railways (РЖД)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Minsk Pas to Milano Rogoredo
Ave. Duration
33h 57m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
160€ - 240€
Website
pass.rzd.ru
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 911 / 240 388 – 22
Email
info@bahntouristikexpress.de
Website
bahntouristikexpress.de
Car train from Hamburg Altona to Lörrach Hbf
Ave. Duration
10h 31m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Bus operators
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Praha
Ave. Duration
21h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Riga to Wien
Ave. Duration
26h 13m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
70€ - 100€
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Prague, Florenc to Milano - Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
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
Twice a week
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
RegioJet

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

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Riga to Milan bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Milano - Lampugnano station.

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Milan is 1h behind Riga. It is currently 1:25 PM in Riga and 12:25 PM in Milan.

Riga to Milan train services, operated by Russian Railways (РЖД), arrive at Milano Rogoredo station.

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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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Scandinavian Airlines, KLM, Air Baltic and two other airlines offer flights from Riga Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport.

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There are 4603+ hotels available in Milan. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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

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