There are 4 ways to get from Riga to Sopot by plane, train, bus 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, train  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Gdansk (GDN) RIX - GDN
  2. Take the train from Gdansk Wrzeszcz to Sopot

$86 - $232

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Train  •  23 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Riga to Minsk
  2. Take the train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Brest Central D / ...
  3. Take the train from Terespol to Warszawa Wschodnia D / ...
  4. Take the train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Gdansk Oliwa Eic / ...

$27 - $43

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  12 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Rīga to Kaliningrad
  2. Take the bus from Kaliningrad to Elbląg
  3. Take the train from Elblag to Sopot R

$29 - $44

Drive  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Riga to Sopot 346.6 miles

$60 - $90

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The cheapest way to get from Riga to Sopot is to train which costs $27 - $45 and takes 23 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Riga to Sopot is to fly and train which costs $85 - $240 and takes 4 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Riga to Sopot. However, there are services departing from Riga and arriving at Sopot via Minsk-Passajirskii, Brest Central, Terespol, Warszawa Wschodnia and Gdansk Oliwa SKM. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 53 min.

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The distance between Riga and Sopot is 445 km. The road distance is 554.6 km.

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The best way to get from Riga to Sopot without a car is to bus and train which takes 12 h 4 min and costs $28 - $45.

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It takes approximately 4 h 40 min to get from Riga to Sopot, including transfers.

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Riga to Sopot train services, operated by Latvian Railways (PV), depart from Riga station.

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The quickest flight from Riga Airport to Gdansk Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Sopot is 1 h behind Riga. It is currently 6:51 AM in Riga and 5:51 AM in Sopot.

Riga to Sopot train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), arrive at Gdansk Oliwa station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Riga to Sopot is 555 km. It takes approximately 7 h 46 min to drive from Riga to Sopot.

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Air Baltic and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Riga Airport to Gdansk Airport.

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Map of how to get from Riga to Sopot.
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  • Distance: 278.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 40 min

What companies run services between Riga, Latvia and Sopot, Pomerania, Poland?

You can take a train from Riga to Sopot via Minsk, Minsk-Passajirskii, Brest Central, Terespol, Warszawa Wschodnia, Gdansk Oliwa, and Gdansk Oliwa SKM in around 23 h 53 min.

Airlines
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
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Riga to Gdansk
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $190
Train operators
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 Gdansk Wrzeszcz to Sopot
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$3 - $6
1st Class
$5 - $8
Train from Elblag to Sopot
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$5 - $9
1st Class
$8 - $12
Train from Terespol to Warszawa Wschodnia
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$11 - $17
Train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Gdansk Oliwa
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$10 - $16
1st Class
$15 - $22
Latvian Railways (PV)
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Website
rw.by
Train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Brest Central
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
www.rw.by
2nd Class
$4 - $5
Coupe
$5 - $7
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Brest Central
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Train from Terespol to Warszawa Wschodnia
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $35
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Bus operators
Kaliningrad Avtovokzal
Website
avtovokzal39.ru
Bus from Kaliningrad to Elbląg
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
avtovokzal39.ru
Book at
avtovokzal39.ru

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