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Cheap bus tickets from Riga to Saint-Petersburg

Showing times and prices for May 19

Cheapest

$40

Average

$43

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Riga to Saint-Petersburg will cost around $ 43 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 40.

Flixbus
05:30AMRiga14h00 07:30PMSaint-Petersburg
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$401One-way
Flixbus
04:30AMRiga14h00 06:30PMSaint-Petersburg
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$401One-way
Ecolines
03:00PMRiga12h30 03:30AMSaint-Petersburg
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$431One-way
Ecolines
10:00AMRiga17h30 03:30AMSaint-Petersburg
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$431One-way
Lux Express
01:00PMRiga14h00 03:00AMSaint-Petersburg
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$491One-way

Bus schedule from Riga to Saint-Petersburg

Showing buses for tomorrow, Thu, May 19
Flixbus
04:30AMRiga14h00 06:30PMSaint-Petersburg
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Flixbus
05:30AMRiga14h00 07:30PMSaint-Petersburg
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Ecolines
10:00AMRiga17h30 03:30AMSaint-Petersburg
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Lux Express
01:00PMRiga14h00 03:00AMSaint-Petersburg
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Ecolines
03:00PMRiga12h30 03:30AMSaint-Petersburg
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May 19
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$132Air Baltic
Fri
May 20
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$94Air Baltic
Sat
May 21
$49Lux Express
$120Air Baltic
Tue
May 24
$49Lux Express
$94Air Baltic
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May 25
$49Lux Express
$120Air Baltic
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May 26
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May 27
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May 28
$49Lux Express
$138Air Baltic
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May 29
$49Lux Express
$94Air Baltic
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May 31
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$120Air Baltic

Bus times from Riga to Saint-Petersburg

Showing times and prices for May 19

Fastest Journey

12 h 30 m

Average

14 h 24 m

Buses per day

5

Distance

491 km

Of the 5 buses that leave Riga for Saint-Petersburg every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 491 km distance in an average of 14 h 24 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 12 h 30 m .

The slowest buses will take 17 h 30 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Ecolines
03:00PMRiga12h30 03:30AMSaint-Petersburg
0 changes
$431One-way
Flixbus
05:30AMRiga14h00 07:30PMSaint-Petersburg
0 changes
$401One-way
Lux Express
01:00PMRiga14h00 03:00AMSaint-Petersburg
0 changes
$491One-way
Flixbus
04:30AMRiga14h00 06:30PMSaint-Petersburg
0 changes
$401One-way
Ecolines
10:00AMRiga17h30 03:30AMSaint-Petersburg
0 changes
$431One-way

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Overview: Bus from Riga to Saint-Petersburg

distanceDistance304 miles (491 km)
durationAverage bus duration12 h
priceAverage bus ticket price$49 (€44)
frequencyBus frequency1 a day
changesDirect busYes, there is 1 direct bus a day
carriersBus providersInfobus, Ecolines, Lux Express, Busfor or Flixbus

Buses from Riga to Saint-Petersburg cover the 304 miles (491 km) long route taking on average 12 h with our travel partners like Infobus, Ecolines, Lux Express, Busfor or Flixbus. Normally, there is 1 bus operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $49 (€44), but the average price of bus tickets is $49 (€44).

Bus companies: FlixBus from Riga to Saint-Petersburg

You can travel by bus to Saint-Petersburg from Riga with FlixBus for as low as $49 (€44). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

FlixBus

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.

    Please follow the recommendations outlined by FlixBus when booking your bus tickets between Riga and Saint-Petersburg due to the coronavirus:

    • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
    • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
    • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
    • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended

    Travel Tips: Bus to Saint-Petersburg from Riga

    Take the bus to Saint-Petersburg easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Riga to Saint-Petersburg.
    FAQs

    What are the travel restrictions for Saint-Petersburg, Russia if I'm coming from Riga, Latvia by bus?

    Travel between Riga, Latvia and Saint-Petersburg, Russia by bus is: Restricted.

    What is the status of international entry into Russia from Latvia?

    International entry status: Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of Latvia

    Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Russia from Riga?

    Conditions of entry:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
    • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be asked to self-quarantine

    What are the safety rules to follow in Saint-Petersburg, Russia?

    When traveling in Russia, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

    • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

    The information above was last checked on 5/18/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus to Saint-Petersburg from Riga before traveling.

    What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Latvia from Saint-Petersburg, Russia?

    The current restriction level for your return trip by bus from Saint-Petersburg to Riga is: Restricted

    Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Latvia from Russia?

    Reentry to Latvia is allowed for: Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of Russia

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Latvia from Saint-Petersburg?

    What are the requirements?

    • No COVID-19 testing required
    • No quarantine required

    What are the safety rules to follow in Riga, Latvia?

    The government of Latvia has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

    • Physical distance: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
    • Face mask: Mandatory

    Last checked on 5/15/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your bus to Riga from Saint-Petersburg here.

    How much do cheap buses to Saint-Petersburg from Riga cost?

    Bus tickets to Saint-Petersburg from Riga for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $49 (€44)  one way in the next 7 days.

    How much does it cost to take a bus from Riga to Saint-Petersburg?

    The Riga to Saint-Petersburg bus ticket price is on average $49 (€44)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next week.

    How far is Riga to Saint-Petersburg by bus?

    The Riga to Saint-Petersburg bus distance is approximately 304 miles (491 km).

    How many hours is the bus time from Riga to Saint-Petersburg?

    On average the Riga to Saint-Petersburg bus time is 12 h  covering the 304 miles (491 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

    Which bus companies can get me from Riga to Saint-Petersburg?

    When taking a bus from Riga to Saint-Petersburg, you can count on Infobus, Ecolines, Lux Express, Busfor or Flixbus for the best way to get you to Saint-Petersburg. You can also check all possible bus companies who offer a service to Saint-Petersburg from Riga and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.

    How many buses are there to Saint-Petersburg from Riga a day?

    The average number of buses departing Riga for Saint-Petersburg is 1 a day. The bus schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

    When does the first bus depart from Riga to Saint-Petersburg? When does the last bus depart from Riga to Saint-Petersburg?

    You can take the earliest bus from Riga to Saint-Petersburg at 5: 30 AM   or take the last bus from Riga to Saint-Petersburg leaving at 11: 35 PM. Look for the latest Riga to Saint-Petersburg bus schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the bus for this journey.

    How far in advance should I purchase bus tickets between Riga and Saint-Petersburg for the best deals?

    In general, we recommend booking tickets for buses in advance to score the best deals from all possible bus companies offering this trip and save money. If you buy bus tickets between Riga and Saint-Petersburg within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $49 (€44) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your bus ticket from Riga to Saint-Petersburg a few months in advance.