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Riga to Vilnius by bus

The journey from Riga to Vilnius by bus is 162.63 mi and takes 4 hr 8 min. There are 39 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:00 AM and the last at 6:30 PM. It is possible to travel from Riga to Vilnius by bus for as little as $12.31 or as much as $30.97. The best price for this journey is $12.31.

Lowest Price$12.31
Journey Duration4 hr 8 min
Connection per Day39
Lowest Price$12.31
Highest Price$30.97
First Departure12:00 AM
Last Departure6:30 PM
Distance162.63 mi
DepartureRiga
ArrivalVilnius
CarriersEcolines, Lux ExpressMore

Riga to Vilnius Bus Times

Departure date
Tuesday, May 28, 2024

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Planning to travel from Riga to Vilnius? Sometimes it can be hard to know where to start - but that's where Virail comes in. Our powerful search engine will explore all the options available for your trip, combing through more than 2000 transport companies all over the globe. All you have to do is enter your travel dates. In an instant, we'll show you a thorough list of possible routes, with all the information you need to make your decision. Choose from buses, trains, and more, connecting or direct, one-way or round trip - whatever you prefer. When you see your results, select your chosen option and Virail will redirect you to the provider's website, where you can complete your booking. Let us do the legwork for you, and you can just sit back and enjoy your trip.

How can I get the cheapest bus tickets to travel from Riga to Vilnius?

The cheapest bus tickets from Riga to Vilnius cost $12.31. On average, you can expect to spend around $20.08 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Riga to Vilnius.
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On average, you can expect to spend around $20.08 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Riga to Vilnius.

How long does the journey from Riga to Vilnius take by bus?

Traveling from Riga to Vilnius by bus will usually take 4 hr 8 min. This journey covers a distance of 162.63 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 4 hr 8 min is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. The distance between Riga and Vilnius is around 162.63 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 4 hr 8 min. However, the fastest routes between Riga and Vilnius take 3 hr 35 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

How many journeys from Riga to Vilnius are there every day?

The exact number of journeys from Riga to Vilnius can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 39 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including . On particularly busy days, there can be up to departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Riga to Vilnius. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Riga to Vilnius varies, but in general, you can expect to find 39 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 0 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Riga to Vilnius. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Riga to Vilnius.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Riga to Vilnius, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Riga to Vilnius.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

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If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Price as departure date approaches

Bus companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $5.12 to $14.98 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 66% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Riga to Vilnius

The cheapest Riga - Vilnius bus tickets can be found for as low as $11.38 if you’re lucky, or $13.79 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $17.69.

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

FlixBus, a long-distance bus company, operates in both Europe and the United States. Founded in 2013, it has grown to become one of the largest bus operators in Europe, connecting over 2,500 destinations in 30 countries. Originating in Germany, FlixBus has expanded quickly to neighboring countries including France, Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Croatia, while also offering regular services to Norway, Spain, and England. With affordable fares and comfortable amenities such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard toilets, FlixBus provides a convenient and enjoyable travel experience.

Services on board Lux Express, FlixBus and Toks from Riga to Vilnius
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Riga to Vilnius CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
18.32kg
Bus
19.63kg
Flight
52.35kg
Car
41.88kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Riga to Vilnius?
A bus ticket from Riga to Vilnius is $20.08. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $12.31.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Riga to Vilnius?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Riga to Vilnius is $12.31. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Riga and Vilnius by bus?
Riga to Vilnius is 162.63 mi.
How long does the bus between Riga and Vilnius take?
Riga to Vilnius is on average 4 hr 8 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 3 hr 35 min.
Which companies operate from Riga to Vilnius?
The bus journey from Riga to Vilnius is covered by 3 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Ecolines, Lux Express, FlixBus and Toks.
How many bus connections per day go from Riga to Vilnius?
Riga to Vilnius has 39 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Riga to Vilnius leave?
The earliest bus from Riga to Vilnius departs at 12:00 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Riga to Vilnius depart?
The latest bus from Riga to Vilnius departs at 6:30 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Riga to Vilnius in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $12.31 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Riga to Vilnius?
There are on average 39 direct connection(s) from Riga to go to Vilnius.
What's the fastest journey time between Riga to Vilnius by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Riga and Vilnius is 3 hr 35 min.
Is there a direct bus from Riga to Vilnius?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Riga and Vilnius.
What are the CO2 emissions for Riga to Vilnius by bus?
The bus journey from Riga to Vilnius creates 19.63kg of CO2 emissions.