There are 5 ways to get from Tallinn to Riga Airport (RIX) by plane, car ferry, bus or car

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Fly from Tallinn  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Tallinn (TLL) to Riga (RIX) TLL - RIX

$30 - $112

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Bus  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Tallinn to Rīga Lidosta Airport 800702

$15 - $26

3 alternative options

Car ferry to Helsinki, fly  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki
  2. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Riga (RIX) HEL - RIX

$125 - $385

Bus via Pärnu  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Tallinna bussijaam to Pärnu bussijaam 211 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Pärnu to Rīga Lidosta Airport 800702

$16 - $28

Drive  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Tallinn to Riga Airport (RIX) 200.4 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tallinn to Riga Airport (RIX) is to bus which costs 13€ - 24€ and takes 5 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tallinn to Riga Airport (RIX) is to fly which costs 25€ - 95€ and takes 1 h 58 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tallinn and arriving at Rīga Lidosta Airport. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 10 min.

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The distance between Tallinn and Riga Airport (RIX) is 283 km. The road distance is 320.7 km.

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The best way to get from Tallinn to Riga Airport (RIX) without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 10 min and costs 13€ - 22€.

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It takes approximately 1 h 58 min to get from Tallinn to Riga Airport (RIX), including transfers.

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Tallinn to Riga Airport (RIX) bus services, operated by Ecolines, depart from Tallinn station.

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The best way to get from Tallinn to Riga Airport (RIX) is to fly which takes 1 h 58 min and costs 25€ - 95€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 13€ - 22€ and takes 5 h 10 min.

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Map of how to get from Tallinn to Riga Airport (RIX).
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  • Distance: 177.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 58 min

What companies run services between Tallinn, Estonia and Riga Airport (RIX), Latvia?

Air Baltic flies from Tallinn to Riga Airport (RIX) 5 times a day. Alternatively, Ecolines operates a bus from Tallinn to Riga Airport (RIX) once daily. Tickets cost $15 - $26 and the journey takes 5 h 10 min.

Airlines
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Tallinn to Riga
Ave. Duration
49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $160
Flights from Helsinki to Riga
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Helsinki to Riga
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $330
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Helsinki to Riga via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Helsinki to Riga via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Bus operators
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Tallinn to Rīga Lidosta Airport
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Pärnu to Rīga Lidosta Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Lux Express
Email
info@luxexpress.eu
Website
luxexpress.eu
Bus from Tallinna bussijaam to Pärnu bussijaam
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
luxexpress.eu
Go Bus AS
Website
gobus.ee
Bus from Tallinna bussijaam to Pärnu bussijaam
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
gobus.ee
Taisto Liinid OÜ
Website
taisto.ee
Bus from Tallinna bussijaam to Pärnu bussijaam
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
taisto.ee
Peatus Estonia
Website
peatus.ee
Bus from Tallinna bussijaam to Pärnu bussijaam
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
peatus.ee
Ferry operators
Tallink
Phone
+49 (0)40 547 541 222
Email
international.sales@tallinksilja.com
Website
tallink.com
Car ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$42 - $43
Vehicle
$43 - $44
Cabin
$55
Viking Line

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