You can get from Kaunas to Riga by train, bus or flight.
To get from Kaunas to Riga on 07 Jul 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||141 miles (227 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach, flight, ferry or train|
|Fastest mode||Coach • £13 • 3 h 50 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus|
Travel 141 miles (227 km) by coach, flight, ferry or train to Riga from Kaunas. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach from Kaunas to Riga.
Travel between Kaunas, Lithuania and Riga, Latvia is: Fully open.
International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Lithuania.
Conditions of entry into Latvia:
To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Latvia has imposed the following measures:
This information was last checked on 02/07/2022. 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 trip from Kaunas to Riga.
The restriction level for your return to Kaunas, Lithuania from Latvia is: Fully open.
Entry into Lithuania is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Latvia.
Conditions of reentry into Lithuania:
You should observe these safety measures in Lithuania as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
This information about your return travel to Lithuania was last checked on 02/07/2022. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Kaunas from Riga closer to your date of departure here.
There are 4 ways to travel between Kaunas and Riga including taking a coach, flight, ferry or train.
The cheapest way from Kaunas to Riga is by taking a ferry. You can find average ticket prices around £1 compared to other travel options to Riga:
A ferry is about £13 less than a coach, which costs on average £13 for this journey.
A ferry is about £27 less than a flight, which costs on average £27 for this trip.
A ferry is £1 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Kaunas to Riga costing on average £1.
The quickest way to travel from Kaunas to Riga is by coach, which takes on average 3 h 50 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
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The Kaunas to Riga distance is approximately 141 miles (227 km).
The average frequency per day from Kaunas to Riga is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Kaunas and Riga as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Kaunas to Riga:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Kaunas to Riga, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct services available from Kaunas to Riga with the following travel operators:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Riga as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Kaunas and Riga.
When planning your trip to Riga from Kaunas, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets between Kaunas and Riga online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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