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Flights to Riga

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Last minute flights to Riga

Departure Sat, 02 Nov Return Fri, 08 Nov
STN London
RIX Riga
return from £42
Departure Thu, 31 Oct Return Mon, 04 Nov
MAN Manchester
RIX Riga
return from £76
Departure Wed, 23 Oct Return Tue, 29 Oct
ABZ Aberdeen
RIX Riga
return from £181
Departure Mon, 11 Nov Return Sun, 17 Nov
EMA East Midlands
RIX Riga
return from £57
Popular flight routes to Riga
London - Riga
return from £39
Manchester - Riga
return from £72
Aberdeen - Riga
return from £184
East Midlands - Riga
return from £86
Edinburgh - Riga
return from £153
Tel Aviv - Riga
return from £321

Trips to Riga

Riga travel

This city, which is over 800 years old, is the capital of Latvia. Set on the Baltic Sea, this city is a mix of medieval architecture and modern culture. In fact, in 2014 it was named the European Capital of Culture. Trips to Riga allow you to enjoy its antique buildings, narrow streets, long romantic walks on white sandy beaches or the castles of this city. This city's biggest asset is its untouched forest, lakes, rivers and parks which provide a breath of fresh air. In this city, you can taste the blend of food in its cafes and restaurants, which is a fusion of traditional Latvian and modern cuisines. Check out our offers flight + hotel to Riga!

Things to do and places to see in Riga

Riga is set on the mouth of the River Daugava. The cultural centre is known for its wooden buildings, numerous museums and concert halls. The lively Old Town, which is a pedestrian only area, is abuzz with shops, cafes and restaurants. Riga never fails to entertain you on any count, be it for sightseeing, shopping or night life.

Catch cheap flights to Riga to make this town your own and pamper yourself with:

  • Spend a day on the beautiful resort of Jurmala with its white sand beach
  • Visit some of the various museums, with the most talked about being the Sun Museum and the Art Museum
  • Haggle at the Zeppelin hangers, also known as Central market, for clothes, souvenirs and food
  • Take a tram ride to experience the best sights and sounds of this city
  • Try the Riga Black Balsam, an alcoholic drink available at every pub
  • Visit the medieval churches of St. Jacobs and the Riga Cathedral
  • When in Old Town, a visit to the "House of Blackheads" for upper class merchants cannot be ruled out
  • Snap pictures of Riga architecture, which spans wooden buildings to modern gothic structures
  • Glide through the streets of Old Town on a Segway Tour
  • Immerse yourself in the world of Russian aviation - from classics to modern aircrafts - at the Riga Aviation Museum
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Riga airports

The Riga International Airport is the largest airport in the Baltic States; it has direct flights from over 30 countries and about 80 destinations.

  • Riga International Airport

    Top airlines

    There are numerous flights to Riga with the top options being airBaltic, Aegean Airlines and Aeroflot.


    Well-connected ground transportation links the international airport to the city over the 10km distance.

    Transport options

    The bus number 22 will take you the city in 30 minutes. These are available from opposite the terminals behind the parking lot. The other mode of transportation for internal city transfers and travelling to the city is the taxi, which takes about 15 minutes to reach the city centre. The paid mini bus service connects the airport to various hotels in the city. There are some international bus connections also available to nearby cities across the border.

FAQ's about Riga

How long before a flight to Riga should I be at the airport?
If you want to be on time for your flight to Riga, make sure to be at the airport at least two to three hours in advance. Check-ins, security controls, customs and boarding the airplane can take some time. At Opodo you can find the best deals for flights to Riga departing from over 20 cities and choose from a variety of services that will improve your time at the airport and guarantee a much better travel experience, such as priority boarding and additional luggage. For more convenience, when booking your flight to Riga at Opodo you can also add insurance or opt for a refundable fare and have a problem-free trip!
What is the name of Riga’s airport?
Riga is served with 2 airport[s]. Riga operates flights towards both domestic and international destinations within 20 cities, such as London, Manchester and Aberdeen, the most popular routes.
How far is Riga’s airport from the city centre?
Riga’s airport Riga is located 2 miles from the city centre.
How much is the trip from the airport to Riga’s city centre?
By Public transport: The price for the trip is of 1.00 GBP per person. By taxi: If you have more budget and prefer to take a taxi from Riga , for example, the average price for the ride to Riga center is around 1.73 GBP per km. By car: For more convenience and freedom during your stay, Opodo has the best offers of car rentals in Riga. Pick your preferred car type and get from Riga to Riga city centre on your own terms.

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