There are 4 ways to get from Tallinn to Riga by bus, car or plane
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What companies run services between Tallinn, Estonia and Riga, Latvia?
Ecolines operates a bus from Tallinn to Riga 3 times a day. Tickets cost $15 - $23 and the journey takes 4 h 14 min. Alternatively, Air Baltic flies from Tallinn to Riga 4 times a day.
Flights from Tallinn to Riga
- Avg. Duration
- 50 min
- Every day
- Estimated price
- $30 - $160
Bus from Tallinn to Rīga
- Ave. Duration
- 4 h 14 min
- 3 times a day
- Estimated price
- $15 - $23
- Schedules at
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Questions & Answers
How far is it from Tallinn to Riga?
The distance between Tallinn and Riga is 280 km. The road distance is 312 km.
What is the cheapest way to get from Tallinn to Riga?
The cheapest way to get from Tallinn to Riga is to bus which costs 9€ - 14€ and takes 6 h 2 min.
What is the fastest way to get from Tallinn to Riga?
The quickest way to get from Tallinn to Riga is to fly which takes 2 h 36 min and costs 24€ - 95€.
Is there a direct bus between Tallinn and Riga?
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tallinn and arriving at Rīga. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 14 min.
How long does it take to get from Tallinn to Riga?
The bus from Tallinn to Rīga takes 4 h 14 min including transfers and departs three times a day.