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Flights to Riga

Enchanting Baltic beauty awaits

Flight time from London

3 hrs

Cheapest each-way flight

£39

Distance from London

1041 miles

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Latvia’s charming capital, Riga, is steeped in history. You’ll find this walkable city filled with a maze of cobbled streets, splendid Art Nouveau buildings and ancient landmarks. It’s the perfect place to immerse yourself in the Baltic region’s rich culture, as you wander through its busy markets, vibrant squares and explore its lively arts and music scene.

Fly to Riga with British Airways and visit the old town, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Here you’ll find historical wonders, including Riga Castle and St Peter’s Church. Then walk along the canal and enjoy the tranquil surroundings before visiting the Latvian National Opera for a guided tour or to enjoy a performance. You can admire the picturesque view over Riga from Bastion Hill, where you’ll also find fountains and sculptures to take selfies with. Make sure to indulge in the delicious Latvian cuisine too, and sip on a coffee in one of the city’s cozy cafes during your visit. Book your flights to Riga now.

Cheapest each-way flights to Riga from London

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  • May2024
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  • Jun2024
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  • Jul2024
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  • Aug2024
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  • Sep2024
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  • Oct2024
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  • Nov2024
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  • Dec2024
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Riga flight FAQs

How long is a flight to Riga?

A flight from London Heathrow to Riga International Airport takes about three hours.

What’s the cheapest month to fly to Riga?

Use our low fare finder to discover the cheapest time to visit Riga. The most popular time of the year to visit is in the summer months, so book your flights for spring or autumn to pay less but still enjoy strolling round the city in mild weather.

Is Riga cheap to visit?

You can make your trip to Riga fit any budget. Walk through Old Town’s cobbled streets and admire the Medieval architecture. Visit Central Market to tuck into some local flavours and affordable treats. There are also plenty of parks, like Bastejkalns Park and Esplanade Park to explore at no cost. You can also visit the Freedom Monument in the city centre for free.

Is it easy to get around Riga?

Once you land at Riga International Airport, it’s an easy journey to your destination. You can catch a bus that will take you directly into the city centre in around 30 minutes, or you can also take a taxi from just outside the terminal building that takes about 15 minutes.

You can also hire a car with British Airways if you want to see more of what Latvia has to offer. You’ll receive great benefits, with all mandatory charges included and 24-hour customer support, plus you’ll collect Avios points on every rental.

Why visit Riga?

Latvia’s enchanting capital is full of unforgettable Art Nouveau architecture and offers visitors a vibrant cultural scene to explore. It’s also the perfect base to visit the rest of the country from. Explore the fairytale-like castles and serene countryside or discover the untouched beauty of the Baltic Sea’s coastline.

Why fly British Airways to Riga?

Discover outstanding service from the moment you book. Choose to fly with hand baggage only or pick a price that includes a 23kg checked baggage allowance and free seat selection 24 hours before you fly. On board you’ll find HEPA-filtered air, quality on-board catering and a warm, uniquely British welcome.

Simply relax and let us take care of you, every step of the way.

Economy class flights to Riga

From £39each-way

from London, November 2024

Our short-haul economy cabins are great value if you’re looking for cheap flights. If you are only bringing hand luggage, consider booking basic economy. Alternatively, you can pick a price that includes 23kg checked baggage and free seat selection 48 hours before you fly.

November

£39

each-way, from London

£39

January

£39

each-way, from London

£39

February

£39

each-way, from London

£39

Business class flights to Riga

From £297return

from London, March 2024

Club Europe, our spacious business class cabin, has a premium menu and priority boarding. We keep the middle seat free so you can always enjoy a guaranteed window or aisle seat and more personal space for working or relaxing. Business class passengers also have lounge access at the airport.

March

£297

return, from London

£297

November

£299

return, from London

£299

January

£299

return, from London

£299

Riga Travel Essentials

Flight time

3 hours

Time zone

GMT+3

Currency

Euros

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