There are 5 ways to get from Utena to Riga by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, train  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Utena to Daugavpils 821305
  2. Take the train from Daugavpils to Rīga pasažieru 703 / ...

$14 - $16

4 alternative options

Bus via Panevezys  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Utena to Panevezys 139 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Panevėžys to Rīga 1070104 / ...

$15 - $19

Bus 1188 Latvia  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Utena to Daugavpils 821305
  2. Take the bus from Daugavpils to Riga 7983

$14 - $19

Drive  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Utena to Riga 127.9 miles

$22 - $35

Bus, fly  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Utena to Vilnius
  2. Fly from Vilnius (VNO) to Riga (RIX) VNO - RIX

$23 - $141

What companies run services between Utena, Lithuania and Riga, Latvia?

You can take a bus from Utena to Riga via Panevezys and Panevėžys in around 5 h 20 min.

Airlines
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Vilnius to Riga
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $190
Train operators
Latvian Railways (PV)
Website
pv.lv
Train from Daugavpils to Rīga pasažieru
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Website
pv.lv
Bus operators
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Utena to Daugavpils
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Panevėžys to Rīga
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Autobusubilietai.lt
Email
info@autobusubilietai.lt
Website
autobusubilietai.lt
Bus from Utena to Panevezys
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
autobusubilietai.lt
Bus from Utena to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
autobusubilietai.lt
Klaipedos Autobusu Parkas
Website
klap.lt
Bus from Utena to Panevezys
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
klap.lt
1188 Latvia
Website
1188.lv
Bus from Daugavpils to Riga
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
1188.lv

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Utena to Riga?

The distance between Utena and Riga is 186 km. The road distance is 205 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Utena to Riga?

The cheapest way to get from Utena to Riga is to bus and train which costs $13 - $16 and takes 5 h 21 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Utena to Riga?

The quickest way to get from Utena to Riga is to drive which takes 3 h 3 min and costs $22 - $35.

Is there a direct bus between Utena and Riga?

No, there is no direct bus from Utena to Riga. However, there are services departing from Utena and arriving at Rīga via Panevėžys. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 20 min.

How long does it take to get from Utena to Riga?

It takes approximately 5 h 21 min to get from Utena to Riga, including transfers.