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 Vilnius will cost around $ 22 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 19.
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3 h 40 m
4 h 1 m
Buses per day
Of the 9 buses that leave Riga for Vilnius every day 9 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 261 km distance in an average of 4 h 1 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 3 h 40 m .
The slowest buses will take 4 h 10 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.
|Distance||162 miles (261 km)|
|Average bus duration||4 h|
|Average bus ticket price||$15 (€12)|
|Bus frequency||4 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there are 4 direct buses a day|
|Bus companies||Ecolines, Lux Express, TOKS or Eurolines Lithuania|
Buses from Riga to Vilnius cover the 162 miles (261 km) long journey taking on average 4 h with our travel partners like Ecolines, Lux Express, TOKS or Eurolines Lithuania. Normally, there are 4 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $15 (€12), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $12 (€10).
Travel by bus between Riga, Latvia and Vilnius, Lithuania is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Latvia
The government of Lithuania has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 10/23/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Vilnius from Riga closer to your date of departure here
Return travel from Lithuania to Latvia is: Partially open.
Entry into Latvia is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Lithuania
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Latvia has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 10/23/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your bus to Riga from Vilnius.
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