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Vilnius to Riga by bus

The journey from Vilnius to Riga by bus is 162.63 mi and takes 4 hr 25 min. There are 22 connections per day, with the first departure at 5:50 AM and the last at 10:55 PM. It is possible to travel from Vilnius to Riga by bus for as little as $4.75 or as much as $31.75. The best price for this journey is $4.75.

Lowest Price$4.75
Journey Duration4 hr 25 min
Connection per Day22
Lowest Price$4.75
Highest Price$31.75
First Departure5:50 AM
Last Departure10:55 PM
Distance162.63 mi
DepartureVilnius
ArrivalRiga
CarriersEcolines, Lux ExpressMore

Vilnius to Riga Bus Times

Departure date
Monday, Feb 26, 2024

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

The cheapest bus tickets from Vilnius to Riga cost $4.75. On average, you can expect to spend around $21.13 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 Vilnius to Riga.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Vilnius to Riga. On average, though, you'll pay about $21.13 for a bus ticket. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper bus tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest bus tickets.

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

The journey between Vilnius and Riga by bus is approximately 162.63 mi. It will take you more or less 4 hr 25 min to complete this journey. This average figure does not take into account any delays that might arise on your route in exceptional circumstances. If you are planning to make a connection or operating on a tight schedule, give yourself plenty of time. The journey between Vilnius and Riga by bus usually takes 4 hr 25 min to cover a distance of 162.63 mi. The shortest journey from Vilnius to Riga will take you 3 hr 35 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Riga quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

What time are the first and last departures from Vilnius to Riga?

The first daily departure from Vilnius to Riga leaves at 5:50 AM, while the last journey of the day sets out at 10:55 PM. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Vilnius and Riga. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking. In general, the first departure of the night will leave Vilnius at 5:50 AM, and the last departure will leave at 10:55 PM. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Vilnius to Riga can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change.

How many times a day do departures from Vilnius leave for Riga?

The route from Vilnius to Riga is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Vilnius 22 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Vilnius to Riga, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 21 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 1 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Vilnius to Riga. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Vilnius to Riga, 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 Vilnius to Riga.

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.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

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 $7.17 to $16.42 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 56% on your trip!

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

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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 Vilnius to Riga?
A bus ticket from Vilnius to Riga is $21.13. 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 $4.75.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Vilnius to Riga?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Vilnius to Riga is $4.75. 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 Vilnius and Riga by bus?
Vilnius to Riga is 162.63 mi.
How long does the bus between Vilnius and Riga take?
Vilnius to Riga is on average 4 hr 25 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 3 hr 35 min.
Which companies operate from Vilnius to Riga?
The bus journey from Vilnius to Riga is covered by 3 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Ecolines, Lux Express, Toks and FlixBus.
How many bus connections per day go from Vilnius to Riga?
Vilnius to Riga has 22 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Vilnius to Riga leave?
The earliest bus from Vilnius to Riga departs at 5:50 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 Vilnius to Riga depart?
The latest bus from Vilnius to Riga departs at 10:55 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 Vilnius to Riga 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 $4.75 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.
From which stations can I leave from Vilnius to Riga?
There are 3 station(s) that you can depart from Vilnius to go to Riga. You can go from Vilnius Autobusų Stotis, Vilnius Airport and Vilnius Shopping Centre Panorama and you can arrive at Riga seaport, Rīga, Riga Ilukstes street/Plavnieki, Riga International Airport and Riga Alfa (Brivibas boulevard).
How many direct connections depart from Vilnius to Riga?
There are on average 21 direct connection(s) from Vilnius to go to Riga.
What's the fastest journey time between Vilnius to Riga by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Vilnius and Riga is 3 hr 35 min.
Is there a direct bus from Vilnius to Riga?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Vilnius and Riga.
What are the CO2 emissions for Vilnius to Riga by bus?
The bus journey from Vilnius to Riga creates 19.63kg of CO2 emissions.

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