Riga to Klaipėda bus

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Riga - Klaipėda Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There are 9 intercity buses per day from Riga to Klaipėda. Traveling by bus from Riga to Klaipėda usually takes around 4 hours and 42 minutes, but the fastest Lux Express bus can make the trip in 4 hours and 35 minutes.

Distance142 mi (229 km)
Shortest duration4h 35m
Cheapest price$38.45
Trips per day9
Most frequent serviceOllex
Bus lines2

Price trends for buses from Riga to Klaipėda

Monthly average prices


What bus companies travel from Riga to Klaipėda?

There are two bus lines that have daily service from Riga to Klaipėda that you can compare and book on Wanderu. Of these two carriers, Ollex usually offers more choice, with 7 scheduled trips per day.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Lux Express34h 41m$38.88
Ollex74h 42m$38.85
  • Lux Express is a long-distance bus company based in Estonia's. It offers an extensive network of intercity bus routes that connect Baltic nations and Eastern European countries, such as Russia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, and Belarus. Lux Express is known for its excellent onboard facilities, which include spacious seating with ample legroom, individual airline-style screens for movies, WiFi, and air conditioning. This makes it a popular choice among travelers in the Baltic region.

  • Ollex is a premier passenger bus operator in Lithuania, known for its exceptional service and extensive network. With a focus on express services, Ollex seamlessly connects major cities in Lithuania and neighboring countries to nearby airports. With comprehensive schedules offering multiple daily trips, Ollex provides travelers with convenient options for connecting to destinations such as Klaipėda, Plunge, and Šiauliai. Onboard amenities include air conditioning, restrooms, power outlets, Wi-Fi connectivity, and entertainment options, ensuring a comfortable and enjoyable journey for passengers.

Frequently Asked Questions

The bus takes an average of 4 hours and 42 minutes to cover the 142 miles from Riga to Klaipėda. However, the fastest bus only takes 4 hours and 35 minutes. In other words, you'll have plenty of time to rest and relax on the road. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

Thursday is usually the day of the week when buses are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Thursday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet.

The first bus leaves at 6:00am and the last bus leaves at 11:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Riga to Klaipėda, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

There are 9 scheduled buses that travel from Riga to Klaipėda every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct buses which you can take the entire route from Riga to Klaipėda without transferring.

City Information

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Riga?

Main departure station: Central Bus Station

Most buses depart from the main station in Riga.

All bus stations in Riga:

  • Central Bus Station

Where does the bus arrive in Klaipėda?

Main arrival station: Bus Station

All buses from Riga arrive at one main station in Klaipėda.

All bus stations in Klaipėda:

  • Bus Station

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