How to travel from Budapest to Riga

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Travel Information from Budapest to Riga

distanceDistance685 miles (1105 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or flight
priceTicket price range$64 - $92
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $64 (€55) • 23 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $92 (€79) • 2 h
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixBus or LOT Polish Airlines

Travel 685 miles (1105 km) by bus or flight to Riga from Budapest. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are FlixBus or LOT Polish Airlines among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or flight from Budapest to Riga.

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from Budapest to Riga

How to get from Budapest to Riga by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation
bus

The best way to travel from Budapest to Riga is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

FlixBus
02:40PM26h00
Budapest
05:40PMRīga, Prāgas iela
$1391One-way
1 transfer
Cheapest
FlixBus
02:40PM26h00
Budapest
05:40PMRīga, Prāgas iela
$1391One-way
1 transfer
Fastest
Lot Polish Airlines
08:20PM3h30
Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport (BUD)
12:50AMRiga International Airport (RIX)
$2881One-way
1 transfer
Other options
FlixBus
11:55AM28h45
Budapest
05:40PMRīga, Prāgas iela
$1431One-way
1 transfer
FlixBus
01:25PM27h15
Budapest
05:40PMRīga, Prāgas iela
$1521One-way
1 transfer
FlixBus
01:00PM27h40
Budapest, Népliget autóbusz-pályaudvar
05:40PMRīga, Prāgas iela
$1521One-way
1 transfer
Norwegian Air Shuttle
02:25PM8h10
Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport (BUD)
11:35PMRiga International Airport (RIX)
$2891One-way
1 transfer
Lot Polish Airlines
12:55PM10h55
Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport (BUD)
12:50AMRiga International Airport (RIX)
$2881One-way
1 transfer
Lot Polish Airlines
09:45AM14h05
Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport (BUD)
12:50AMRiga International Airport (RIX)
$2881One-way
1 transfer

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Travel on Lufthansa and FlixBus travel from Budapest to Riga at great prices. Omio finds you travel times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies all in one place.

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost travel companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance travel at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

    Germany's largest airline is Lufthansa. Fly from Budapest to Riga and book your most convinient travel ticket from Lufthansa's many ticket options including: Economy Light, Economy Classic, Economy Flex, Business Class and First Class.

      FAQs: Travel from Budapest to Riga

      FAQs: Travel to Riga 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 Budapest to Riga.
      FAQs

      There are 2 travel options from Budapest to Riga: bus or flight.

      The cheapest way to travel between Budapest and Riga is a bus with an average price of $64 (€55).

      This is compared to other travel options from Budapest to Riga:

      A bus is $28 (€24) less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Budapest to Riga costing on average $92 (€79).

      The fastest way from Budapest to Riga is by flight with an average journey time of 2 h.

      There are alternative travel options to Riga that take longer:

      Bus takes on average 23 h 35 min.

      You should expect to travel around 685 miles (1105 km) between Budapest and Riga.

      The average frequency per day from Budapest to Riga is:

      • 1 bus per day.

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Budapest to Riga as scheduled services by bus or flight can vary by season or day of the week.

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Budapest to Riga:

      • Most travelers board their bus from Budapest, Liszt Ferenc Nemzetközi Repülőtér and arrive in Rīga, Rīgas Starptautiskā Autoosta.
      • Most travelers who buy a plane ticket from Budapest to Riga depart from Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport to Riga International Airport.

      The following travel companies offer services from Budapest to Riga:

      • Travel with FlixBus for buses to Riga. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for FlixBus Budapest to Riga tickets on Omio for $64 (€55).
      • Travel with LOT Polish Airlines, Air Baltic, nordic regional airlines oy or Lufthansa for flights to Riga. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Lufthansa Budapest to Riga tickets on Omio for $133 (€114).

      Yes, there are direct routes from Budapest to Riga with the following travel companies:

      • You'll find direct buses with.
      • You can book a direct flight with.

      Direct services to Riga tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.

      Many of our customers traveling from Budapest to Riga don't make Riga their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Riga are Tallinn, Vilnius, Warsaw, Kaunas or Berlin, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Riga to any of these top destinations today!

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