There are 6 ways to get from Slovakia to Riga by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly from Kosice  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Kosice (KSC) to Riga (RIX) KSC - RIX

$90 - $160

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Train  •  31 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Bratislava to Břeclav
  2. Take the train from Breclav to Minsk-Passajirskii R / ...
  3. Take the train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Vilnius(LT) D
  4. Take the train from Vilnius to Daugavpils
  5. Take the train from Daugavpils to Riga 703 / ...

$48 - $74

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Bus to Vienna, fly  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Riga (RIX) VIE - RIX

$78 - $216

Train, bus  •  22 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Bratislava to Břeclav
  2. Take the train from Breclav to Warszawa Centralna Ec
  3. Take the bus from Warszawa to Riga

$58 - $89

Bus  •  26 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava to Riga

$75 - $120

Drive  •  15 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Bratislava to Riga 869.8 miles

$170 - $260

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bratislava and arriving at Riga. Services depart twice a week, and operate Tuesday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 26 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Slovakia to Riga. However, there are services departing from Bratislava and arriving at Riga via Breclav, Minsk-Passajirskii, Vilnius and Daugavpils. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 29 min.

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The distance between Slovakia and Riga is 964 km. The road distance is 1391.6 km.

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The best way to get from Slovakia to Riga without a car is to train and bus which takes 22 h 8 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 44 min to get from Slovakia to Riga, including transfers.

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Slovakia to Riga bus services, operated by Ecolines, depart from Bratislava station.

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Slovakia to Riga train services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Bratislava station.

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The best way to get from Slovakia to Riga is to fly which takes 7 h 44 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 26 h 50 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 31 h 29 min.

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There is no direct flight from Kosice Airport to Riga Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Slovakia to Riga bus services, operated by Ecolines, arrive at Riga station.

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Map of how to get from Slovakia to Riga.
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  • Distance: 602.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 44 min

What companies run services between Slovakia and Riga, Latvia?

LOT, Air Baltic and three other airlines fly from Košice to Riga every 4 hours. Alternatively, Ecolines operates a bus from Bratislava to Riga twice a week. Tickets cost $75 - $120 and the journey takes 26 h 50 min.

Airlines
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Kosice to Riga via Prague
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Vienna to Riga
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Vienna to Riga via Vilnius
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $600
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Kosice to Riga via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $450
Flights from Vienna to Riga via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Kosice to Riga via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Vienna to Riga
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Kosice to Riga via Prague
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Kosice to Riga via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Vienna to Riga via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Riga via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $490
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Vienna to Riga via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Train operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Bratislava to Břeclav
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
regiojet.com
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Breclav to Warszawa Centralna
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
cd.cz
Train from Breclav to Minsk-Passajirskii
Ave. Duration
17 h 49 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
cd.cz
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Phone
(+370) 700 55111
Email
nuomone@litrail.lt
Website
litrail.lt
Train from Vilnius to Daugavpils
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
2nd Class Ticket
$7 - $10
1st Class Ticket
$9 - $13
Latvian Railways (PV)
Phone
+371 67232135
Website
pv.lv
Train from Daugavpils to Riga
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8
Website
pv.lv
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
regiojet.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
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 Bratislava to Riga
Ave. Duration
26 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Schedules at
ecolines.net

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Riga is 1 h ahead of Slovakia. It is currently 9:13 PM in Slovakia and 10:13 PM in Riga.

Slovakia to Riga train services, operated by Latvian Railways (PV), arrive at Riga station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Slovakia to Riga is 1392 km. It takes approximately 15 h 34 min to drive from Slovakia to Riga.

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Turkish Airlines, Austrian Airlines, CSA and two other airlines offer flights from Kosice Airport to Riga Airport.

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There are 1110+ hotels available in Riga. Prices start at $40 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Slovakia to Kosice Airport is to line 23 bus which takes 22 min and costs .

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