There are 4 ways to get from Riga to Trakai by bus, train, car or plane

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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Bus  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Rīga to Vilnius 850105

$17 - $24

Cheapest option

Train  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Rīga pasažieru to Daugavpils 704 / ...
  2. Take the train from Daugavpils to Vilnius

$16 - $25

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Riga to Trakai 192.9 miles

$30 - $50

Fly, bus  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Vilnius (VNO) RIX - VNO
  2. Take the bus from Vilnius to Trakai

$28 - $138

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The cheapest way to get from Riga to Trakai is to bus which costs $16 - $24 and takes 5 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Riga to Trakai is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 3 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Riga to Trakai. However, there are services departing from Rīga and arriving at Trakai via Vilnius. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Riga to Trakai. However, there are services departing from Rīga pasažieru and arriving at Trakai via Daugavpils and Vilnius. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 1 min.

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The distance between Riga and Trakai is 261 km. The road distance is 308.6 km.

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The best way to get from Riga to Trakai without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 16 min and costs $16 - $24.

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It takes approximately 5 h 16 min to get from Riga to Trakai, including transfers.

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Riga to Trakai bus services, operated by Ecolines, depart from Rīga station.

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Map of how to get from Riga to Trakai.
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  • Distance: 163.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 16 min

What companies run services between Riga, Latvia and Trakai, Vilniaus apskritis, Lithuania?

Ecolines operates a bus from Riga to Trakai once daily. Tickets cost $13 - $20 and the journey takes 4 h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Riga to Trakai via Daugavpils and Vilnius in around 8 h 1 min.

Airlines
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Riga to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $190
Train operators
Latvian Railways (PV)
Phone
+371 67232135
Website
pv.lv
Train from Rīga pasažieru to Daugavpils
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Website
pv.lv
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Phone
(+370) 700 55111
Email
nuomone@litrail.lt
Website
litrail.lt
Train from Daugavpils to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $14
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
2nd Class Ticket
$7 - $10
1st Class Ticket
$9 - $14
Bus operators
Kautra
Phone
(37 8) 34 24 40
Email
ifo@kautra.lt
Website
kautra.lt
Bus from Vilnius to Trakai
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
kautra.lt
Book at
autobusubilietai.lt
Autobusubilietai.lt
Email
info@autobusubilietai.lt
Website
autobusubilietai.lt
Bus from Vilnius to Trakai
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
autobusubilietai.lt

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