You can get from Riga to Vilnius by train, bus or flight.
To get from Riga to Vilnius on Sep 21 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||162 miles (261 km)|
|Available travel modes||Flight or bus|
|Ticket price range||$14 - $60|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $14 (€11) • 3 h 40 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $60 (€48) • 50 min|
|Popular travel companies||Air Baltic or Lux Express|
Take a flight or bus to travel 162 miles (261 km) from Riga to Vilnius. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 50 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $14 (€11). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Air Baltic or Lux Express among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or bus from Riga to Vilnius.
Travel between Riga, Latvia and Vilnius, Lithuania is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Latvia.
Conditions of entry into Lithuania:
To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Lithuania has imposed the following measures:
This information was last checked on 9/13/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your journey to Vilnius from Riga.
Return travel to Riga, Latvia from Lithuania is: Partially open.
Entry into Latvia is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Lithuania.
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 9/13/21. 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 Vilnius.
There are 2 travel options from Riga to Vilnius: flight or bus.
The cheapest way to get from Riga to Vilnius is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $14 (€11) compared to other travel options to Vilnius:
A bus is $47 (€37) less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Riga to Vilnius costing on average $60 (€48).
The quickest way to travel to Vilnius from Riga is by flight, which takes on average 50 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, getting to Vilnius by bus can take on average 3 h 40 min.
The distance from Riga to Vilnius is approximately 162 miles (261 km).
The average frequency per day from Riga to Vilnius is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Riga to Vilnius as scheduled services by flight or bus can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Riga to Vilnius:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Riga to Vilnius, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct routes from Riga to Vilnius with the following travel companies:
Direct services to Vilnius 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 journey.
When planning your trip from Riga to Vilnius, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from Riga to Vilnius online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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