You can get from Tallinn to Riga by train, bus or flight.
To get from Tallinn to Riga on 8 Dec 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||173 miles (279 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach or flight|
|Ticket price range||£11 - £58|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £11 • 4 h|
|Fastest mode||Flight • £58 • 50 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or Air Baltic|
Take a coach or flight to travel 173 miles (279 km) to Riga from Tallinn. 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 coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £11. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus or Air Baltic among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or flight from Tallinn to Riga.
Travel from Tallinn, Estonia to Riga, Latvia is: Partially open.
International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Estonia.
The government of Latvia has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last verified on 29/11/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Tallinn to Riga closer to your planned date of departure here.
The current restriction level for returning to Tallinn, Estonia from Latvia is: Partially open.
Reentering Estonia is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Latvia
All travellers returning to Estonia must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:
The information above was last checked on 29/11/2021. 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 Tallinn from Riga here.
You can travel between Tallinn and Riga 2 different ways: coach or flight.
The cheapest way from Tallinn to Riga is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £11 compared to other travel options to Riga:
A coach is £47 less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Tallinn to Riga costing on average £58.
The quickest way to travel from Tallinn to 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, travelling by coach can take you on average 4 h.
You should expect to travel around 173 miles (279 km) from Tallinn to Riga.
The average frequency per day from Tallinn to Riga is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Riga from Tallinn as scheduled services by coach or flight can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Tallinn to Riga:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Tallinn to Riga, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct routes from Tallinn to Riga with the following travel companies:
As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Riga tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this route.
Before travelling from Tallinn to Riga, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Tallinn to Riga tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
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