You can get from Riga to Berlin by train, bus or flight.
To get from Riga to Berlin on Dec 05 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, ferry, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$9 - $658|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $658 (€599) • 1 h 30 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or Air Baltic|
Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 522 miles (842 km) to Berlin from Riga. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or Air Baltic among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or flight from Riga to Berlin.
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: Unrestricted.
Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted 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 11/6/22; 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.
Return travel to Riga, Latvia from Germany is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Latvia is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.
Requirements for reentering Latvia:
All travelers must abide by the following measures in Latvia to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:
The above information about your return travel to Riga, Latvia was last verified on 11/6/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to your planned date of travel to Riga from Berlin.
There are 4 ways to travel from Riga to Berlin including taking a bus, ferry, flight or train.
The cheapest way to travel between Riga and Berlin is by taking a train with an average price of $9 (€8).
This is compared to other travel options to Berlin:
A train is $123 (€112) less than a bus for this route with tickets for a bus from Riga to Berlin costing on average $132 (€120).
A train is generally $649 (€591) less than a flight for the same trip. Taking a flight costs on average $658 (€599) from Riga to Berlin.
The fastest way from Riga to Berlin is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 30 min.
There are alternative travel options to Berlin that can usually take longer:
In comparison, getting to Berlin by bus can take on average 18 h 45 min.
In comparison, taking a train requires on average 0 h 0 min of travel time.
The distance from Riga to Berlin is approximately 522 miles (842 km).
The average frequency per day from Riga to Berlin is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Berlin from Riga as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
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 purchase 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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