HOW TO GET TO BAUSKA?

Bauska is located about an hour's drive or 67 km from Riga. You can get to Bauska from Riga by public bus, which runs at least twice an hour, from Platform 6 of the Riga International Bus Station, the price per trip is 3,15 €.

IF YOU ARE DRIVING TO BAUSKA BY CAR OR MOTORCYCLE from:

  • Riga to Bauska (motorway A7, E 67), distance 67 km, ~1 hour.
  • Dobele via Eleja to Bauska (highway P103), distance 74 km, ~1 hour.
  • Jelgava via Iecava to Bauska (highway P93, A7), distance 55km, ~50 min.
  • Jelgava via Eleja to Bauska (highway E77, P103), distance 62km, ~ 56 min.
  • Vilnius to Bauska (highway E 272, E 67 (A10, A2)), distance 226 km, ~2 hours 35 min.
  • Kaunas to Bauska (highway E67 (A8, A10)), distance 197km, ~2 hours 30 min.
  • Panevėžys to Bauska (highway E67, A10), distance 85 km, ~1 hour 10 minutes.
  • Šiauliai via Eleja to Bauska (highway E77, P103), distance 94 km, ~1 hour 15 min.

IF YOU ARE TRAVELING TO BAUSKA BY PUBLIC BUS

  • Bauska bus station - Slimnīcas iela 11, Bauska, LV3901, T. 63929717, 63922477, www.autoosta.lv
  • Route: Riga – Bauska, ~1 hour 15 minutes.
  • Route: Jelgava – Bauska, ~1 hour 40 min.
  • Route: Dobele - Tērvete - Bauska, ~1 hour 45 minutes
  • Route: Jēkabpils – Jaunjelgava – Bauska, ~3 hours   
  • Direct route Riga - Rundāle Palace: every day

IF YOU ARE TRAVELING BY INTERNATIONAL BUS FROM FOREIGN COUNTRIES

Kaunas – Bauska (Rātslaukums stop), ~3-3.5 hours

HOW TO GET TO OTHER SIGHTSEEING OBJECTS FROM BAUSKA?

It is very convenient to get to the main attractions in the region by private car, some can be reached by public transport from the Bauska bus station (BA). If you have questions about how to get to the object of interest by public transport, ask the Tourist Information Center.

  • To Rundāles palace – (BA platform no. 2 or 6, you have to drive to the stop Rundāles pils)
  • Direct route Riga - Rundāle paalce: every day
  • To "Rožmalas" - (BA platform no. 3, you have to go to Ceraukste stop), route: Bauska - Grenctāle
  • To Mežotne hillfort (stop Senči), route: Bauska - Punslavas - Viesturi

The following places can be reached by public transport from Riga International Bus Station:

  • Mini zoo "Dobuļi" - (you have to walk 3 km from the stop “Dzimtmisa”), route: Riga - Bauska
  • Rabbit town - (stop “Code”), route: Riga - Bauska

BY TAXI, you can easily move within the city of Bauska, or get to Rundāle Palace, as well as to another object of your choice.

PARKING PLACES in the city of Bauska and at the main tourist attractions are free of charge. If you need a safe guarded parking lot for a large number of cars (50-100), please contact the Tourist Information Center.

ROAD REPAIRS Map of road repairs and traffic restrictions in Latvia (link)