Flights to Riga
Flights to Riga from the UK
There are several airlines offering cheap flights to Latvia from
the UK, landing at Riga International Airport, located eight miles
(13km) southwest of Riga and served by excellent transport links
into the city. The flight takes approximately 2hrs 10mins. Most
flights depart from Heathrow or Gatwick, although there are more
irregular flights leaving from other UK regional hubs. Riga is most
popular during the European summer months of June to August, and
over Christmas and New Year.
Which airlines fly to Riga?
The most popular airline currently offering cheap flights to Latvia is Ryanair, with departures from Stansted, Glasgow, Liverpool and Bristol. Finnair, Austrian Airlines, Lufthansa and Air Baltic also depart from Heathrow. British Airways offers exceptional deals on flights to Riga (mostly from Gatwick to Riga) - remember to book well in advance to boost your chances of good prices.
Airports in Riga
The airport is situated eight miles (13km) southwest of Riga.