Travel options
from Riga to Prague

You can get from Riga to Prague by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Riga to Prague on 20 Oct we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

18:00Riga, Prāgas Iela23h30 16:30Prague
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£491One-way
Cheapest
18:00Riga, Prāgas Iela23h30 16:30Prague
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£491One-way
Other options
14:20Riga International Airport5h25 18:45Prague Vaclav Havel Airport
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£2671One-way
17:50Riga International Airport18h00 10:50Prague Vaclav Havel Airport
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£1671One-way
16:55Riga International Airport6h00 21:55Prague Vaclav Havel Airport
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£2951One-way

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Tue
19 Oct
£49Ecolines
£209Lot Polish Airlines
Wed
20 Oct
£49Ecolines
£167nordic regional airlines oy
Thu
21 Oct
£49Ecolines
£30ryanair sun
Fri
22 Oct
£42Flixbus
£103Lot Polish Airlines
Sat
23 Oct
£44Flixbus
£12ryanair sun
Sun
24 Oct
£49Ecolines
£101Air Baltic
Mon
25 Oct
£49Ecolines
£78Lot Polish Airlines
Tue
26 Oct
£49Ecolines
£12ryanair sun
Wed
27 Oct
£49Ecolines
£78Lot Polish Airlines
Thu
28 Oct
£49Ecolines
£16ryanair sun
Fri
29 Oct
£42Flixbus
£78Lot Polish Airlines
Sat
30 Oct
£44Flixbus
£52ryanair sun
Sun
31 Oct
£49Ecolines
£83nordic regional airlines oy
Mon
1 Nov
£49Ecolines
£75Air Baltic
Tue
2 Nov
£49Ecolines
£78Lot Polish Airlines
Wed
3 Nov
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£15ryanair sun
Thu
4 Nov
£34Flixbus
£78Lot Polish Airlines
Fri
5 Nov
£36Flixbus
£48Air Baltic
Mon
8 Nov
£49Ecolines
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Travel Information from Riga to Prague

distanceDistance616 miles (993 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or coach
priceTicket price range£49 - £126
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £49 • 23 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £126 • 1 h 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAir Baltic or Ecolines

Travel 616 miles (993 km) by flight or coach between Riga and Prague. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 50 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £49. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Air Baltic or Ecolines among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or coach from Riga to Prague.

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FAQs
Does Czechia have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people travelling between Riga and Prague?

Travel from Riga, Latvia to Prague, Czechia is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Prague from Riga restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Latvia.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Prague, Czechia from Riga?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 5 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Prague, Czechia?

The government of Czechia has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The above information was last verified on 15/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Riga and Prague closer to your planned date of departure here.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Latvia from Prague, Czechia?

Return travel to Riga, Latvia from Czechia is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Latvia from Czechia?

Entry into Latvia is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Czech Republic.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Latvia from Czechia?

Requirements for reentering Latvia:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Latvia?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in Latvia to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Riga, Latvia was last verified on 15/10/2021. 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 Prague.

How do I go from Riga to Prague?

There are 2 ways to get from Riga to Prague: flight or coach.

What is the cheapest way to go to Prague from Riga?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Riga to Prague. Tickets for a coach cost on average £49.

This is compared to other travel options to Prague:

A coach journey is usually £77 less than a journey to Prague by plane, which costs on average £126 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way from Riga to Prague?

The fastest way to get to Prague from Riga is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 50 min.

There are alternative travel options to Prague that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Prague by coach can take on average 23 h 30 min.

How many miles from Riga to Prague would I travel?

You should expect to travel around 616 miles (993 km) from Riga to Prague.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Riga to Prague?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Riga to Prague:

  • Flights from Riga to Prague most often leave from Riga International Airport and arrive in Prague Vaclav Havel Airport.
  • Coaches mostly leave from Riga, Prāgas Iela and tend to arrive in Praha, Hlavní Nádraží.
Who can get me from Riga to Prague?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Riga to Prague, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Air Baltic for flights to Prague. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Air Baltic Riga to Prague tickets on Omio for £126.
  • Ecolines can take you to Prague by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for Ecolines from Riga to Prague for £49.
Is it possible to travel directly to Prague from Riga?

Yes, there are direct services available between Riga and Prague with the following travel operators:

  • You can book a direct flight with.
  • You can take a direct coach with Ecolines.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Prague as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Prague from Riga.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Riga to Prague?
Looking to extend your trip from Riga to Prague? Many Omio customers who go from Riga to Prague usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Vienna or Budapest. If you're looking to explore Berlin, Vienna or Budapest from Prague, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How far in advance should I book my Riga to Prague ticket online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Riga to Prague, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets are costing on average £126 one way.
  • Coach tickets are costing on average £49 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Riga to Prague online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.