The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Kaunas to Riga is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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Of the 2 buses that leave Kaunas for Riga every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||141 miles (227 km)|
|Average bus duration||3 h 50 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$18 (€15)|
|Bus frequency||2 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there are 2 direct buses a day|
|Bus companies||Ecolines, Kautra, Flixbus, Biacomex S. A. TOKS or Infobus|
Buses from Kaunas to Riga cover the 141 miles (227 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 50 min with our travel partners like Ecolines, Kautra, Flixbus, Biacomex S. A. TOKS or Infobus. Normally, there are 2 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $18 (€15), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $16 (€14). Travelers depart most frequently from Kaunas, Autobusų Stotis and arrive in Riga, Prāgas Iela.
You can travel by bus between Kaunas and Riga with Ecolines and FlixBus for as low as $16 (€14). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.
FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost bus companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance bus services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.
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Travel between Kaunas, Lithuania and Riga, Latvia by bus is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Lithuania
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in Latvia, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 3/22/23. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Riga from Kaunas before traveling.
The restriction level for your return bus to Kaunas, Lithuania from Riga is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Latvia
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Lithuania has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 3/22/23. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Kaunas from Riga closer to your date of departure here here.
When departing from Kaunas, you have various bus station options to start your trip from including Kaunas, Autobusų Stotis, Kaunas and Kaunas, Gedimino 1. When arriving in Riga, you can end your trip in bus stations like Riga, Prāgas Iela, Rīga, Rīgas Starptautiskā Autoosta and Rīga, Prāmju Osta.
Omio customers book a bus from Kaunas, Autobusų Stotis to Riga, Prāgas Iela most frequently for this route.
You can find the most popular departure bus station for this route, Kaunas, Autobusų Stotis, located approximately 2 miles (3.3 km) from the city center of Kaunas. The most popular arrival bus station in Riga, called Riga, Prāgas Iela, is located around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from its city center.
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