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Helsinki Riga
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Sun, 17 Mar HEL - RIX
Sun, 17 Mar RIX - HEL
£91 £88
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Helsinki Riga
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Sat, 20 Apr HEL - RIX
£44 £43
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Helsinki Riga
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Tue, 05 Mar HEL - RIX
Tue, 05 Mar RIX - HEL
£82 £79
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Currency and price comparison

Train Local, one-way ticket
52% Trains in Riga are 52% cheaper than in Helsinki.
Helsinki £2.66
Riga £1.28
Meal Mid-priced restaurant
27% A meal in Riga is 27% cheaper than a meal in Helsinki.
Helsinki £12.85
Riga £9.42
Exchange rate
1 GBP = 1.17 EUR
1 EUR = 0.87 GBP
Last checked on 23 February 2024
Distance: 223 miles
Helsinki airports
Helsinki Vantaa (HEL) How far from city centre: 10 miles
Helsinki Malmi (HEM) How far from city centre: 10 miles
Riga airports
Riga (RIX) How far from city centre: 2 miles
Skulte (RSC) How far from city centre: 28 miles

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Tips for booking cheap flights from Helsinki to Riga

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1. What can I do to save money when booking flights from Helsinki to Riga?

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By following these strategies, you can efficiently save money when booking flights from Helsinki to Riga, ensuring a more economical and enjoyable journey.

2. Can the price of my tickets from Helsinki to Riga change during the booking process?

Prices for tickets from Helsinki to Riga may fluctuate while you are in the process of booking. While this isn't a common occurrence, it can happen because Opodo operates as an online travel agency, and ticket prices and availability are ultimately determined by the airlines. Therefore, if the airline adjusts prices or if the available tickets are depleted while you are making your reservation, you will receive confirmation within 48 hours after your ticket purchase.

3. Can I book last-minute flights from Helsinki to Riga on Opodo?

When booking a flight, you may encounter situations where your desired travel date is unavailable or the flight price has increased beyond your budget. Rest assured, Opodo offers a solution. Explore our last-minute flight deals to find affordable options, especially if you have flexibility with your travel dates. Whether you need to depart on short notice or simply want to discover the cheapest day to fly between Helsinki and Riga, our last-minute flights section has you covered.

4. How to make my reservation through the Opodo search engine?

Opodo provides you with all the useful information about the flights covering the route between Helsinki to Riga airports. Preparing for your trip is very easy! All you have to do is enter into Opodo search engine your departure and destination airports, the dates of travel, and the number of passengers. A list of all available flights will appear on your screen in a matter of seconds! For your convenience, you can sort it according to your preferences, such as time, price, or duration of the trip.


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Frequently asked questions about flights from Helsinki to Riga

How long does the flight take to go from Helsinki to Riga?
The total flight time between Helsinki and Riga is of around 01:31 hours on average, considering an average distance of 524 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
How can I find cheap flights from Helsinki to Riga at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Helsinki to Riga is 43£. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the best option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
Is Riga expensive to visit compared to Helsinki?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Riga costs an average of 2.14 GBP, 64% cheaper than Helsinki, with a fare of 5.95 GBP, while train tickets costs 52% less in Riga: 1.28 GBP against 2.66 GBP in Helsinki. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 9.42 GBP in Riga, 27% less than the 12.85 GBP in Helsinki. The price of the coffee is around 34% cheaper in Riga, with an average of 2.59 GBP, while in Helsinki the coffee costs 3.90 GBP.
When is the best time to book a flight from Helsinki to Riga?
The most popular months to book a trip from Helsinki to Riga are June, May and March, based on the searches of our customers.
When is the best time to travel from Helsinki to Riga?
The best time of the year to go to Riga when flying from Helsinki depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, June is the top 1º month to fly to Riga from Helsinki in terms of searches from our customer, followed by October and May. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, January, March and February are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Helsinki - Riga.
Is it possible to purchase a flexible ticket for my flight from Helsinki to Riga?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Latvia may apply when travelling from Helsinki. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
How is the weather in Riga compared to Helsinki?
While in Helsinki the temperatures can reach an average of 26.96 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 6.0 mm ,Riga's temperatures can go up to 27.96 ºC during the hot season, with 2.3 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -12.49 ºC in Riga, compared to the -15.49 ºC average degrees reported in Helsinki. During the winter period, Helsinki can register 3.0 mm precipitation, while Riga have an average of 1.6 mm rain level.
Which airports have flights between Helsinki and Riga?
The main airport route flying between Helsinki and Riga is: Helsinki Vantaa (HEL) to Riga (RIX). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • airBaltic.
  • Finnair.
  • Japan Airlines.
Which are the airlines with flights from Helsinki to Riga?
Airlines with direct flights departing from Helsinki to Riga are:
  • airBaltic.
  • Finnair.
Flight Duration 1 h and 31 m Flights between Helsinki and Riga take, on average, 1 h and 31 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flight £43 Cheapest price for a flight between Helsinki and Riga found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing Airport Helsinki Vantaa The airport Helsinki Vantaa is the departure airport operating flights between Helsinki and Riga
Arriving Airport Riga Flights departing Helsinki with Riga as destination arrive at Riga

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