There are 10 ways to get from Scotland to Latvia by plane, car, train, bus or night 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 Glasgow to Riga  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Riga (RIX) GLA - RIX

$66 - $177

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Fly Aberdeen to Riga  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Riga (RIX) ABZ - RIX

$92 - $377

Fly Edinburgh to Riga  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Riga (RIX) EDI - RIX

$83 - $219

Fly Aberdeen to Palanga, drive  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Palanga (PLQ) ABZ - PLQ
  2. Drive from Palanga to Liepāja

$131 - $415

Fly Edinburgh to Palanga, drive  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Palanga (PLQ) EDI - PLQ
  2. Drive from Palanga to Liepāja

$82 - $307

Train, bus via Berlin  •  39 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Essen Hbf
  4. Take the train from Essen Hbf to Berlin Gesundbrunnen Ice
  5. Take the bus from Berlin to Rīga

$539 - $948

Train, bus  •  43 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  3. Take the train from Paris Est to Warszawa Wschodnia En
  4. Take the bus from Warszawa to Riga

$563 - $963

Train, bus #2  •  45 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras Int. to Rotterdam Centraal
  3. Take the bus from Rotterdam to Rīga

$419 - $798

Bus  •  2 days 4 h

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
  3. Take the bus from Prague to Rīga

$133 - $189

Night train, bus  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the night train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
  2. Take the bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Bialystok
  3. Take the bus from Bialystok to Grodno
  4. Take the bus from Grodno Bus Station to Riga

$172 - $231

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The cheapest way to get from Scotland to Latvia is to fly which costs £50 - £140 and takes 5 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Scotland to Latvia is to fly which costs £50 - £140 and takes 5 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Scotland to Latvia. However, there are services departing from Glasgow and arriving at Rīga via London, Victoria Green Line Station and Prague. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 4 h.

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The distance between Scotland and Latvia is 1090 miles.

The best way to get from Scotland to Latvia without a car is to train and bus which takes 39 h 5 min and costs £400 - £750.

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It takes approximately 5 h 51 min to get from Scotland to Latvia, including transfers.

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Scotland to Latvia bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Glasgow station.

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The best way to get from Scotland to Latvia is to fly which takes 5 h 51 min and costs £50 - £140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £100 - £150 and takes 2 days 4 h.

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The quickest flight from Glasgow Airport to Riga Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 40 min.

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Scotland to Latvia bus services, operated by Ecolines, arrive at Rīga station.

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Map of how to get from Scotland to Latvia.
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  • Distance: 1090 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 51 min

What companies run services between Scotland and Latvia?

Ryanair, Lufthansa and three other airlines fly from Paisley to Imanta 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow to Riga via London Victoria Coach Station, London, Victoria Green Line Station, Prague, ÚAN Florenc, and Prague in around 2 days 4 h.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Riga via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Flights from Aberdeen to Palanga via Stavanger, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Edinburgh to Palanga via Stockholm, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Edinburgh to Palanga via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $500
Flights from Edinburgh to Palanga via Amsterdam, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Edinburgh to Palanga via Brussels, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Flights from Edinburgh to Palanga via London Heathrow, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Riga
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$85 - $230
Flights from Edinburgh to Riga via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Edinburgh to Riga via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Flights from Aberdeen to Palanga via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$120 - $400
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Riga via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from Edinburgh to Riga via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Flights from Edinburgh to Riga via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Glasgow to Riga via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Flights from Aberdeen to Riga via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $230
Flights from Edinburgh to Riga via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to Riga
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $260
Flights from Glasgow to Riga via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $260
Flights from Edinburgh to Riga via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $230
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Riga via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $230
Flights from Edinburgh to Riga via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $370
Flights from Aberdeen to Palanga via Paris CDG, Riga
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Glasgow to Riga via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Edinburgh to Riga via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $850
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Riga via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Riga via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Palanga via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Train operators
Eurostar
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Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$160 - $230
Train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$75 - $240
Premier
$180 - $280
Train from London St. Pancras Int. to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $280
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$85 - $280
Premier
$210 - $320
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussels - Midi to Essen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$110 - $160
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Essen Hbf to Berlin Gesundbrunnen
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Est to Warszawa Wschodnia
Ave. Duration
20 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$220 - $310
Website
en.oui.sncf
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$200
Sleeper Seat
$50 - $75
Bus operators
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Berlin to Rīga
Ave. Duration
21 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Warszawa to Riga
Ave. Duration
13 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Rotterdam to Rīga
Ave. Duration
36 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Prague to Rīga
Ave. Duration
22 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Berlin ZOB to Riga
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Website
eurolines.de
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Glasgow to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
19 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Bialystok
Ave. Duration
33 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus Grodno
Website
avgrodno.by
Bus from Bialystok to Grodno
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
avgrodno.by
Intaks
Website
intaks.by
Bus from Grodno Bus Station to Riga
Ave. Duration
9 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$33
Schedules at
intaks.by

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Latvia is 2 h ahead of Scotland. It is currently 12:04 PM in Scotland and 2:04 PM in Latvia.

British Airways, KLM, Lufthansa and two other airlines offer flights from Glasgow Airport to Riga Airport.

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There are 33+ hotels available in Latvia. Prices start at $47 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Scotland to Glasgow Airport is to line 757 bus which takes 15 min and costs £2 - £3.

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