You can get from Riga to Berlin by train, bus or flight.
To get from Riga to Berlin on Sep 25 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||522 miles (842 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus or flight|
|Ticket price range||$62 - $88|
|Cheapest mode||Flight • $62 (€49) • 1 h 35 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $62 (€49) • 1 h 35 min|
|Popular travel companies||Ecolines or Malta Air|
Travel 522 miles (842 km) by bus or flight between Riga and Berlin. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $62 (€49). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Ecolines or Malta Air among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight from Riga to Berlin.
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Travelers journey between Riga and Berlin frequently for both business and leisure. It is convenient to travel from Rega to Berlin by plane or bus with direct routes departing multiple times per day. Key arrival points in Berlin include the Tegel and Schönefeld airports, as well as the ZOB bus stations.
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Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Riga to Berlin. Buses traveling from Riga to Berlin take at least 18:15 h to arrive either Berlin ZOB or Alexanderplatz bus station. Indirect services require a change in Marijampole (LT). Over 10 buses travel from Riga to Berlin every day with the first bus departing Riga at 9:40 a.m. Bus companies that travel from Riga to Berlin include InfoBus, Ecolines and Eurolines.
Flying is the fastest way to travel from Riga to Berlin. Flights traveling from Riga to Berlin depart from either Riga's main airport and arrive at either Berlin's Tegel or Schönefeld airport. Several airlines offer both direct and indirect flights throughout the day, seven days a week. Airlines that fly directly from Riga to Berlin include Lufthansa, EasyJet, Eurowings, and Air Berlin.
Taking a flight is the most popular way to travel from Riga to Berlin, as it is significantly faster and less expensive that taking the train when booked even slightly ahead of time. Over 10 direct flights travel from Riga to Berlin per day. Some of the airline ticket cost can be offset by planning ahead and booking your Riga to Berlin travel as far ahead of time as possible.
Riga International Airport is 10 km South-West of the city center and is linked by bus and minibus shuttles as well as taxis and rental cars. It is always cheaper to pre-book taxis while buses operate until late evening. International buses to Riga arrive at a bus station located within a short walk of the Old Town. Bus routes serve most major European cities. Trains from Russia and Estonia terminate at Riga Central Station, also located in the city center.
The epicenter of Germany's art scene, Berlin attracts everyone from history buffs to techno addicts with its variety of activities and different neighborhoods. If you're visiting during the summer, make sure to visit on of Berlin's famous beer gardens or take a party boat cruise through the city on the canal. No matter if you're taking it easy enjoying an excellent German beer in the park or raving until the sun comes up at one of the city's many famous clubs, Berlin has something to interest and excite young and old.
International travel from Riga, Latvia to Berlin, Germany is: Partially open.
Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Latvia.
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Germany must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 9/23/21; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your upcoming trip between Riga and Berlin.
The current restriction level for returning to Riga, Latvia from Germany is: Partially open.
Reentering Latvia is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
All travelers returning to Latvia must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:
The information above was last checked on 9/20/21. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Riga from Berlin here.
You can travel from Riga to Berlin 2 different ways: bus or flight.
The cheapest way to get from Riga to Berlin is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around $62 (€49) compared to other travel options to Berlin:
A flight is $26 (€21) less than a bus for this trip with tickets for a bus from Riga to Berlin costing on average $88 (€70).
The quickest way to travel between Riga and Berlin is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 35 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, getting to Berlin by bus can take on average 20 h 55 min.
You should expect to travel around 522 miles (842 km) between Riga and Berlin.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Riga to Berlin:
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Yes, there are direct routes from Riga to Berlin with the following travel companies:
Direct services to Berlin 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 route.
When planning your trip from Riga to Berlin, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from Riga to Berlin online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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