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Trains from Riga to Vienna
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FAQs
Am I allowed to travel by train from Riga, Latvia to Vienna, Austria?

Travel between Riga, Latvia and Vienna, Austria by train is: Partially open.

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

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

What are the safety rules to follow in Vienna, Austria?

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

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 11/25/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Vienna from Riga before traveling.

Are there restrictions on returning to Latvia from Austria by train?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Vienna to Riga is: Partially open

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

Reentry to Latvia is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Latvia from Vienna?

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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 11/22/21. 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 train to Riga from Vienna here.

How far is Vienna from Riga by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Riga to Vienna by train to be approximately 683 miles (1101 km).

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Riga
Vienna
The major railway station for departures from Riga is. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at for your journey to Vienna from Riga.

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