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There are 12 ways to get from Riga to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) by plane, bus, train, car or car train

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Fly to Saarbrucken

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Saarbrucken (SCN)

11 alternative options

Fly to Luxembourg, bus

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Luxembourg (LUX)
  2. Take the bus from Kirchberg, Luxexpo to Merzig, Bahnhof

Fly to Frankfurt, train

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Frankfurt (FRA)
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt to Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf

Fly to Stuttgart, train

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Stuttgart (STR)
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf

Fly to Zurich, train

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Zurich (ZRH)
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
  4. Take the train from Strasbourg to Sarreguemines

Fly to Cologne Bonn, train

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Cologne Bonn (CGN)
  2. Take the train from Siegburg Bf to Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf

Fly to Munich, train

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Munich (MUC)
  2. Take the train from Flughafen München to Pasing
  3. Take the train from Muenchen-Pasing to Mannheim Hbf
  4. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf

Bus, train via Warsaw

  1. Take the bus from Jelgava, station to Warsaw
  2. Take the train from Warszawa Zachodnia to Berlin Gesundbrunnen
  3. Take the train from Berlin Gesundbrunnen to Mannheim Hbf
  4. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to St Ingbert

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Rīga to Berlin
  2. Take the train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Saarbruecken Hbf

Bus, train #2

  1. Take the bus from Rīga to Mannheim
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf

Drive

  1. Drive from Riga to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN)

Drive, car train

  1. Drive from Riga to Hamburg Altona
  2. Take the car train from Hamburg Altona to Lörrach Hbf
  3. Drive from Lörrach Hbf to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN)
Latvia → Germany
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Conditions of entry into Germany from Latvia

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  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Latvia from Germany.

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Last updated: 19 Jan 2022
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The cheapest way to get from Riga to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) is to fly which costs $19 - $120 and takes 9h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from Riga to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) is to fly and train which costs $65 - $280 and takes 8h 27m.

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The distance between Riga and Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) is 1417 km. The road distance is 1778.9 km.

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The best way to get from Riga to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) without a car is to bus and train via Warsaw which takes 27h 56m and costs $180 - $280.

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It takes approximately 9h 57m to get from Riga to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN), including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Riga Airport to Saarbrucken Airport. The quickest flight takes 13h 30m and has one stopover.

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Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) is 1h behind Riga. It is currently 8:31 AM in Riga and 7:31 AM in Saarbrucken Airport (SCN).

Yes, the driving distance between Riga to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) is 1779 km. It takes approximately 18h 16m to drive from Riga to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN).

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Ryanair, Finnair, Air Baltic and three other airlines offer flights from Riga Airport to Saarbrucken Airport.

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There are 65+ hotels available in Saarbrucken Airport (SCN). Prices start at €87 per night.

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  • Distance: 1417 km
  • Duration: 9h 57m

What companies run services between Riga, Latvia and Saarbrucken Airport (SCN), Germany?

Ryanair, DAT Danish Air Transport and six other airlines fly from Riga to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) 4 times a day.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Riga to Luxembourg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€160 - €450
Flights from Riga to Luxembourg via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€90 - €280
Flights from Riga to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€95 - €390
Flights from Riga to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
€120 - €320
Flights from Riga to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €240
Flights from Riga to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€130 - €340
Flights from Riga to Cologne Bonn via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€85 - €280
Flights from Riga to Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €320
Flights from Riga to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€130 - €480
DAT Danish Air Transport
Website
dat.dk
Flights from Riga to Saarbrucken via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€16 - €110
Flights from Riga to Saarbrucken via Warsaw Chopin, Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€160 - €750
Flights from Riga to Saarbrucken via Helsinki, Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€95 - €300
Flights from Riga to Saarbrucken via Warsaw Chopin, Hamburg
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€100 - €300
Flights from Riga to Saarbrucken via Frankfurt, Hamburg
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€110 - €410
Flights from Riga to Saarbrucken via Frankfurt, Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
€100 - €310
Flights from Riga to Saarbrucken via Munich, Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€100 - €320
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Riga to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€85 - €280
Flights from Riga to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €230
Flights from Riga to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €310
Flights from Riga to Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €320
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Riga to Luxembourg via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€95 - €290
Flights from Riga to Frankfurt via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €210
Flights from Riga to Stuttgart via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €250
Flights from Riga to Zurich via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €250
Flights from Riga to Munich via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €200
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Riga to Luxembourg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€95 - €300
Flights from Riga to Stuttgart via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €250
Flights from Riga to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€110 - €310
Flights from Riga to Cologne Bonn via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €290
Flights from Riga to Munich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €320
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Riga to Luxembourg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€85 - €280
Flights from Riga to Stuttgart via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€85 - €260
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Riga to Zurich via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €300
Flights from Riga to Munich via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €330
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Riga to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€16 - €110
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

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 Frankfurt to Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€21 - €29
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€23 - €35
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Siegburg Bf to Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Muenchen-Pasing to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€60 - €85
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Berlin Gesundbrunnen to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 8m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€100 - €150
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€120 - €170
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€11 - €27
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€11 - €16
1st Class
€19 - €27
Train from Siegburg/Bonn to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€21 - €50
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€21 - €30
1st Class
€35 - €50
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€15 - €22
Website
Railjet
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 311682904
Website
bahn.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€21 - €30
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Train from Flughafen München to Pasing
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Train from Mannheim Hbf to St Ingbert
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€19 - €27
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Süwex
Phone
0621 8301200
Website
suewex.de
Train from Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof to Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Süwex
Train from Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof to St. Ingbert
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Süwex
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Muenchen-Pasing to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€70 - €100
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€35 - €41
1st Class
€31 - €37
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€24 - €35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€30 - €35
1st Class
€24 - €29
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
ÖBB Intercity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€23 - €35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€16 - €22
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
Abellio
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€5 - €7
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Muenchen-Pasing to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€16 - €20
Website
mavcsoport.hu
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 Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€30 - €60
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel Sbb to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€45 - €85
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Strasbourg to Sarreguemines
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €60
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
SBB GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 7531 915109
Email
info@sbb-deutschland.de
Website
sbb-deutschland.de
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
SBB GmbH
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€18 - €40
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€18 - €26
Rail 1st Class
€27 - €40
Train from Strasbourg to Sarreguemines
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€13 - €30
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€13 - €19
Rail 1st Class
€21 - €30
PKP Intercity

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 Zachodnia to Berlin Gesundbrunnen
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€13 - €24
Website
PKP Intercity
Book at
Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
€13 - €16
1st Class
€19 - €24
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 911 / 240 388 – 22
Email
info@bahntouristikexpress.de
Website
rdc-deutschland.de
Car train from Hamburg Altona to Lörrach Hbf
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Bus operators
RGTR
Phone
+352 2465 2465
Email
service@verkeiersverbond.lu
Website
mobiliteit.lu
Bus from Kirchberg, Luxexpo to Merzig, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€0
Website
Mobiliteit
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Jelgava, station to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Berlin
Ave. Duration
21h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€55 - €120
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Mannheim
Ave. Duration
30h 50m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€85 - €130
Schedules at
ecolines.net
1188 Latvia

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