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There are 9 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 Edinburgh to Riga  •  6 h 9 min

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

$82 - $219

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Fly Glasgow to Riga  •  8 h 12 min

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

$66 - $177

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Fly Aberdeen to Riga  •  6 h 16 min

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

$92 - $377

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

$76 - $317

Train, bus via S+U Gesundbrunnen Bhf  •  39 h 38 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 Duisburg Hauptbahnhof
  4. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Berlin Gesundbrunnen Ice
  5. Take the bus from Berlin to Rīga

$532 - $938

Train, bus  •  45 h 56 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

$418 - $785

Train, bus #2  •  47 h 16 min

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

$251 - $527

Bus  •  2 days 4 h

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to London Victoria Coach Station M11
  2. Take the bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
  3. Take the bus from Prague to Rīga

$132 - $227

Train, night train  •  2 days 3 h

  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 Karlsruhe Hbf Tgv / ...
  4. Take the night train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Brest Central D
  5. Take the train from Brest Central to Novosokolniki D
  6. Take the night train from Novosokolniki to Riga Pass D

$566 - $996

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Scotland to Latvia is to fly which costs £50 - £140 and takes 8 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Scotland to Latvia is to fly which costs £60 - £170 and takes 6 h 9 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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No, there is no direct train from Scotland to Latvia. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Riga Pass via London St. Pancras International, Paris Est, Karlsruhe Hbf, Brest Central and Novosokolniki. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 3 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 38 min and costs £400 - £750.

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It takes approximately 6 h 9 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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Scotland to Latvia train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, depart from Glasgow Central station.

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The best way to get from Scotland to Latvia is to fly which takes 6 h 9 min and costs £60 - £170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £100 - £180 and takes 2 days 4 h.

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Map of how to get from Scotland to Latvia.
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  • Distance: 1090 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 9 min

What companies run services between Scotland and Latvia?

Ryanair, Scandinavian Airlines and seven other airlines fly from Edinburgh to Imanta every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow to Riga via London Victoria Coach Station, London, Victoria Green Line Station, and Prague in around 2 days 4 h.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Riga
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$65 - $230
Flights from Edinburgh to Riga via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $230
Flights from Edinburgh to Riga via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $230
Flights from Edinburgh to Riga via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $230
Flights from Glasgow to Riga via Dublin
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $260
Flights from Glasgow to Riga via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $260
Flights from Edinburgh to Palanga via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Riga via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Flights from Edinburgh to Palanga via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $500
Flights from Edinburgh to Palanga via Brussels, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Riga via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Flights from Glasgow to Riga via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Riga
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $230
Flights from Glasgow to Riga via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from Edinburgh to Palanga via Stockholm, Riga
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Riga via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $230
Flights from Glasgow to Riga via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Riga via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $230
Flights from Edinburgh to Palanga via Stockholm, Riga
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Riga via Oslo
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Riga via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Glasgow to Riga via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Air Bagan
Website
airbagan.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Palanga via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Train operators
Eurostar
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Contact Details
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
$150 - $230
Train from London St. Pancras Int. to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$85 - $270
Premier
$200 - $310
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
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussels - Midi to Duisburg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$80 - $110
1st Class
$110 - $150
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 Duisburg Hbf to Berlin Gesundbrunnen
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Paris Est to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Night train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Brest Central
Ave. Duration
18 h 29 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Website
bahn.de
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Est to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $115
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $115
1st Class
$130 - $200
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
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 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 - $90
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
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
19 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
regiojet.com
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Praha ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
elines.cz

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to Riga Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 45 min.

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

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Latvia is 2 h ahead of Scotland. It is currently 6:03 AM in Scotland and 8:03 AM in Latvia.

Scotland to Latvia train services, operated by Russian Railways (RZhD), arrive at Riga Pass station.

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Scandinavian Airlines, Norwegian Air Shuttle, Finnair and Ryanair offer flights from Edinburgh Airport to Riga Airport.

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There are 32+ hotels available in Latvia. Prices start at $40 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Scotland to Edinburgh Airport is to tram which takes 32 min and costs £3 - £5.

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