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There are 4 ways to get from Zarasai to Riga Airport (RIX) by taxi, train, bus, car or plane

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Taxi, train, bus  •  6h 34m

  1. Take a taxi from Zarasai to Rokiskis
  2. Take the train from Rokiskis to Siauliai 621 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Siauliai Central Bus Station to Riga Airport

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8h

  1. Take the bus from Zarasų autobusų stotis to Šiaulių autobusų stotis M-429
  2. Take the bus from Siauliai Central Bus Station to Riga Airport Klaipeda - Riga

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3h 22m

  1. Drive from Zarasai to Riga Airport (RIX) 228.4 km

Bus, fly  •  5h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Zarasų autobusų stotis to Utenos autobusų stotis
  2. Take the bus from Utenos autobusų stotis to Vilniaus autobusų stotis
  3. Fly from Vilnius (VNO) to Riga (RIX) VNO - RIX
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Riga Airport (RIX) is 113, 8303.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Riga Airport (RIX) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Riga Airport (RIX) is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 113, 8303.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Lithuania from Latvia.

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The cheapest way to get from Zarasai to Riga Airport (RIX) is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 3h 22m.

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The fastest way to get from Zarasai to Riga Airport (RIX) is to drive which takes 3h 22m and costs $25 - $40.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zarasai to Riga Airport (RIX). However, there are services departing from Zarasų autobusų stotis and arriving at Riga Airport via Siauliai Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h.

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The distance between Zarasai and Riga Airport (RIX) is 193 km. The road distance is 228.4 km.

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The best way to get from Zarasai to Riga Airport (RIX) without a car is to taxi and train and bus which takes 6h 34m and costs $65 - $85.

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It takes approximately 6h 34m to get from Zarasai to Riga Airport (RIX), including transfers.

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Zarasai to Riga Airport (RIX) bus services, operated by Kautra, depart from Zarasų autobusų stotis station.

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The quickest flight from Vilnius Airport to Riga Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Zarasai to Riga Airport (RIX) bus services, operated by Ollex, arrive at Riga Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zarasai to Riga Airport (RIX) is 228 km. It takes approximately 3h 22m to drive from Zarasai to Riga Airport (RIX).

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  • Distance: 192.6 km
  • Duration: 6h 34m

What companies run services between Zarasai, Lithuania and Riga Airport (RIX), Latvia?

You can take a bus from Zarasai to Riga Airport (RIX) via Šiaulių autobusų stotis and Siauliai Central Bus Station in around 8h.

Airlines
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Vilnius to Riga
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $130
Train operators
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Phone
(+370) 700 55111
Email
nuomone@litrail.lt
Website
litrail.lt
Train from Rokiskis to Siauliai
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Bus operators
Ollex
Phone
+370 5 210 4304
Email
info@ollex.lt
Website
ollex.lt
Bus from Siauliai Central Bus Station to Riga Airport
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13
Website
Ollex
Kautra
Phone
(37 8) 34 24 40
Email
ifo@kautra.lt
Website
kautra.lt
Bus from Zarasų autobusų stotis to Šiaulių autobusų stotis
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $20
Schedules at
Kautra
Bus from Zarasų autobusų stotis to Utenos autobusų stotis
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
Kautra
Bus from Utenos autobusų stotis to Vilniaus autobusų stotis
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
Kautra
Other operators
Taxi from Zarasai to Rokiskis
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Tiko automobilai UAB
Phone
+370 614 75555
Eko Taxi Sia
Phone
+371 65 454 054
Eko Taxi
Phone
+371 65 421 446

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Air Baltic offers flights from Vilnius Airport to Riga Airport.

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