Airports close to Riga

Flights to Riga, Latvia

Riga International Airport is the main Latvian airport. Flights to Riga experienced a great increasing over the past decade: in 2012 over 4.8 million travellers landed at the airport. It is true as well that with Ryanair decision not to cover some routes with its flights to Riga, and Air Baltic choice to prefer Tallinn Airport, the Latvian Airport lost around 400 thousand passengers between 2011 and 2012. Despite that, the Riga Airport is still the main Baltic airport and together with the Tallinn and the Vilnius ones has recently been renovated and airport services improved.

Riga International Airport - RIX

The International Airport of the Latvian capital city, after the recent enlargement, is now able to welcome passengers from flights to Riga at the Arrival Terminal. The airport restoring has led to the opening of new bars and restaurants and the enlargement of the shopping area. Tourist and businessmen who decide to land at Riga with international flights find at their disposal a modern baggage claim system and fast check-in service.

There are almost 80 destinations and cities, mostly European, connected with flights to Riga operated by some thirty airlines. Air Baltic, the Latvian national airline is the carrier with the highest number of flights to Riga, operating on important routes such as Amsterdam-Riga, Barcelona-Riga and offering many deals for Palanga-Riga flights.

Even international airlines offer flights to Riga: Aeroflot covers the Moscow-Riga route, Finnair the one between Helsinki and Riga and Lufthansa connects Frankfurt to Riga. Airlines that offer low cost flights to Riga are Ryanair and Wizz Air. The first, besides Dublin-Riga and London-Riga routes, offers low cost flights from Düsseldorf to Riga, but fromBrussels Charleroi, London Stansted and Stockholm Skavsta. Wizz Air, instead, covers London Luton-Riga and Oslo Torp-Riga routes.

How to get to Riga from the airport

The International Riga Airport is situated in the municipality of Mārupe, 10 kilometres away from the capital city. In the future, connection between the airport and the city centre will be assured by a special train line, but for now to get to Riga city centre there are just buses and taxis. People who prefer to reach the centre by car can rent a car at Riga Airport and then return it to one of the car rentals in town.

About Riga

Riga, the capital of Latvia, is situated on the Baltic Sea coast on the mouth of the river Daugava. Riga is the largest city in the Baltic states. The Historic Centre of Riga has been declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and the city is particularly notable for its extensive Jugendstil...

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Flights to Riga

Flights Liverpool - Riga

€ 104 round trip ticket LPL - RIX
Ryanair flight sold yesterday
outbund: 27 March 2020 - return: 02 April 2020

Flights Bergen - Riga

€ 110 round trip ticket BGO - RIX
Air Baltic flight sold this month
outbund: 06 March 2020 - return: 10 March 2020

Flights Leeds - Riga

€ 110 round trip ticket LBA - RIX
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outbund: 18 March 2020 - return: 25 March 2020

Flights London - Riga

€ 137 round trip ticket STN - RIX
Ryanair flight sold this week
outbund: 22 March 2020 - return: 25 March 2020

Flights Berlin - Riga

€ 146 round trip ticket SXF - RIX
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outbund: 07 March 2020 - return: 14 March 2020

Flights Trondheim - Riga

€ 162 round trip ticket TRD - RIX
Norwegian Air Shuttle flight sold this month
outbund: 06 March 2020 - return: 09 March 2020

Flights Oslo - Riga

€ 182 round trip ticket OSL - RIX
Scandinavian Airlines flight sold this month
outbund: 19 March 2020 - return: 23 March 2020