There are 8 ways to get from Riga to Poland 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 to Warsaw  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Warsaw (WAW) RIX - WAW

$50 - $120

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  9 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Rīga to Białystok 848001 / ...
  2. Take the train from Bialystok to Warszawa Centralna Ic / ...

$30 - $44

6 alternative options

Fly to Gdansk  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Gdansk (GDN) RIX - GDN

$83 - $226

Fly to Krakow  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Krakow (KRK) RIX - KRK

$88 - $236

Fly to Berlin Tegel, bus  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) RIX - TXL
  2. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin TXL, A/B to Szczecin, Szczecin station

$52 - $143

Bus  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Rīga to Warszawa Centralna 02 846009

$35 - $65

Train  •  17 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Riga to Daugavpils 704 / ...
  2. Take the train from Daugavpils to Vilnius
  3. Take the train from Vilnius to Kaunas
  4. Take the train from Kaunas to Białystok R
  5. Take the train from Bialystok to Warszawa Centralna Ic / ...

Drive  •  9 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Riga to Warsaw 405.5 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Riga to Poland is to bus and train which costs $30 - $45 and takes 9 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Riga to Poland is to fly which costs $50 - $120 and takes 4 h 28 min.

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The distance between Riga and Poland is 631 km. The road distance is 648.8 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 28 min to get from Riga to Poland, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rīga and arriving at Warszawa Centralna 02. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 10 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Riga to Poland. However, there are services departing from Riga and arriving at Warszawa Centralna via Daugavpils, Vilnius, Kaunas and Bialystok. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 1 min.

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The best way to get from Riga to Poland is to fly which takes 4 h 28 min and costs $50 - $120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $35 - $65 and takes 10 h 15 min, You could also train, which costs and takes 17 h 1 min..

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Map of how to get from Riga to Poland.
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  • Distance: 394.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 28 min

What companies run services between Riga, Latvia and Poland?

LOT and Air Baltic fly from Riga to Warsaw 4 times a day. Alternatively, Ecolines operates a bus from Riga to Warsaw 5 times a week. Tickets cost $35 - $65 and the journey takes 10 h 15 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Riga to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Flights from Riga to Gdansk via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Flights from Riga to Krakow via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Riga to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Flights from Riga to Gdansk
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $190
Flights from Riga to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $160
Flights from Riga to Berlin Tegel via Vilnius
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $160
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Riga to Gdansk via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Riga to Krakow via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $360
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Riga to Krakow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $480
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Riga to Krakow via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $270
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Riga to Krakow via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Riga to Krakow via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $440
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Riga to Krakow via Oslo
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Riga to Krakow via Brussels
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $360
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Riga to Krakow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Train operators
Polish Railways (PKP)
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
Latvian Railways (PV)
Phone
+371 67232135
Website
pv.lv
Train from Riga to Daugavpils
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8
Website
pv.lv
Traukinio
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
Train from Daugavpils to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
traukiniobilietas.lt
Train from Kaunas to Białystok
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
traukiniobilietas.lt
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Phone
(+370) 700 55111
Email
nuomone@litrail.lt
Website
litrail.lt
Train from Vilnius to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
2nd Class Ticket
$4 - $7
1st Class Ticket
$5 - $8
Train from Kaunas to Bialystok
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin, Berlin TXL, A/B to Szczecin, Szczecin station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Warszawa Centralna 02
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
ecolines.net

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