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About Flights to Riga

Summary info about Riga flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

$165

Best Round-Trip Price

$381

Fastest flight time

12h 50m

Operated By

1 airline
The best one-way flight price to Riga from United States in the last 72 hours is $165 (New York John F Kennedy Intl to Riga Intl).
The best round-trip flight price to Riga from United States in the last 72 hours is $381 (New York John F Kennedy Intl to Riga Intl).
The fastest flight to Riga from United States takes 12h 50m (Los Angeles to Riga Intl).
There is 1 airline operating flights to Riga, including Scandinavian Airlines.

Cheapest flights to Riga airports

Find the cheapest flights to these Riga airports from your nearest city or airport
Los Angeles
Riga

CHEAPEST ROUTE FROM Los Angeles TO Riga

Los Angeles (LAX) to Riga (RIX)

Typically, flights to Riga from Los Angeles are cheaper when flying from Los Angeles to Riga Intl, which has an average price of $760

CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO RIGA FROM LOS ANGELESJanuary43% cheaperFlying from Los Angeles to Riga costs on average just $430 in January
MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO RIGA FROM LOS ANGELESApril25% more expensiveIt costs about $952 for flights to Riga from Los Angeles in April
MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO RIGA FROM LOS ANGELESJune467% more users visitedMore momondo users searched in flights to Riga from Los Angeles in June than any other month

When is the best time to fly to Riga?

You can find flight deals to Riga (RIX), Latvia departing from New York’s John F. Kennedy Airport (JFK) with total travel times of only 12 hours, including one connection at Amsterdam Schiphol International Airport (AMS) in the Netherlands. Flights to Riga (RIX) also depart from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport (ATL) in Georgia, lasting just under 13 hours with one layover in Amsterdam (AMS). Departing from the Midwest? You can also book flights to Riga from Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD) in Illinois which only last about 12 hours, with one connection at Warsaw Frederic Chopin International Airport (WAW) in Poland. Flights to Riga (RIX) are also available from the west coast, with departures from Seattle International Airport (SEA) in Washington featuring flight times of just under 17 hours and one layover in Amsterdam (AMS).

Nonstop flights to Riga (RIX) from the United States are not available at this time, but great flight deals can still be found if you’re willing to consider alternate departure airports. For instance, you can book a flight from Boston Logan International Airport (BOS) in Massachusetts to Riga (RIX) which lasts just 10 hours and includes a single layover in Amsterdam (AMS). There are also quick flights to Riga (RIX) from the Midwest, such as from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW) in Michigan, with travel times of only about 12 hours 30 minutes and one connection in Amsterdam (AMS). Even flights from San Francisco International Airport (SFO) in California to Riga (RIX), Latvia last only 13 hours 50 minutes, with one connection in Amsterdam (AMS).

In general, February is the cheapest month to fly from United States to Riga. Due to it being the ‘off-season’ during this time, you can expect flight prices to be around $519. If you are unable to visit Riga during the month of February, then departing from United States during the month April is also very affordable. Most momondo users find prices during this month for around $576.

We recommend purchasing flights from United States to Riga 57 days ahead of your departure date because this is when momondo users tend to see the best flight rates. On average, our users have found flights to Riga for $649. However, flight prices might be lower outside of this timeframe. For example, people recently found flights to Riga from United States for as low as $381 on momondo.

The cheapest day to depart from United States to Riga is on a Wednesday when prices can be found for as low as $640. If your travel schedule is flexible, try to avoid departing on a Friday because tickets tend to average around $724. These prices are subject to change though, so be sure to set up a Price Alert for flights to Riga.

Flying to Riga from United States at noon is the least expensive time of day to depart. momondo users have found prices as low as $560 when looking at flights departing at noon. In contrast, the most expensive time of day to depart to Riga is in the morning when prices are around $788.



Riga flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in United States to Riga found recently by users on momondo
Multiple Airlines
Oct 9
JFK8:30 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
12h 55m
1 stop
RIX9:25 amRiga Intl
Oct 19
RIX10:10 amRiga Intl
14h 50m
1 stop
JFK1:00 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
Oct 12
JFK8:30 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
12h 25m
1 stop
RIX8:55 amRiga Intl
Oct 17
RIX6:00 amRiga Intl
19h 00m
1 stop
JFK1:00 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
Oct 9
JFK8:30 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
12h 55m
1 stop
RIX9:25 amRiga Intl
Oct 21
RIX5:45 amRiga Intl
19h 15m
1 stop
JFK1:00 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
Oct 12
JFK8:30 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
12h 25m
1 stop
RIX8:55 amRiga Intl
Oct 18
RIX10:40 amRiga Intl
14h 20m
1 stop
JFK1:00 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
Oct 9
JFK8:30 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
12h 55m
1 stop
RIX9:25 amRiga Intl
Oct 18
RIX10:40 amRiga Intl
14h 20m
1 stop
JFK1:00 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
Oct 12
JFK8:30 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
12h 25m
1 stop
RIX8:55 amRiga Intl
Oct 16
RIX6:05 amRiga Intl
18h 55m
1 stop
JFK1:00 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl

Find the cheapest one-way flights to Riga

If you're looking for one-way flights from United States to Riga, view some of our deals below.
Multiple Airlines
Oct 9
JFK8:30 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
30h 45m
1 stop
RIX3:15 amRiga Intl
Multiple Airlines
Oct 10
JFK2:25 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
33h 15m
1 stop
RIX11:40 pmRiga Intl
Multiple Airlines
Sep 4
JFK8:30 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
30h 45m
1 stop
RIX3:15 amRiga Intl

Which airlines fly to Riga?

Here you can see a selection of the most popular and cheapest airlines for flights to Riga

Which airlines fly to Riga?

When flying to Riga from United States, momondo travelers will most often fly with one of these popular airlines: Scandinavian Airlines, Finnair, Lufthansa or American Airlines. Depending on what airport in United States you fly from, you may be able to find flights with any of these popular airlines.

Turkish Airlines Flights to Riga

7 Turkish Airlines flights head to Riga on average each week. Most will be flying from Istanbul to Riga, the most popular route that Turkish Airlines operates to Riga. Prices vary based on when and where you fly from - the cheapest Turkish Airlines flight to Riga found in the past 3 days on momondo was $434, departing from New York John F Kennedy Intl. Turkish Airlines is the most popular choice on momondo for this route and has been scored 8.1/10 by 135 of our users.

Finnair Flights to Riga

Another popular choice for flights to Riga is Finnair (7.7/10, 148 reviews). Most Finnair flights landing in Riga will be arriving from Helsinki-Vantaa, but there are 18 Finnair flights to Riga from all departure points globally so prices can vary significantly. The best Finnair deal found on momondo this week was $497 (New York John F Kennedy Intl to Riga, round-trip).


Airports near Riga

Below you will find all the airports in Riga along with the distance from the city center

How do you get to the city center from Riga's airport?

Once you have arrived at Riga International Airport (RIX) in Riga, you’ll find it easy to make the 20-minute journey to the city center. Taxis are a convenient means of transit and are located just outside the Arrivals Terminal. Across the street from the airport, on the other side of the parking lot, you’ll also find public buses that can deliver you to the city center. Bus 22 will take you right downtown, as will the Express Buses 322 and 341.


Popular routes to Riga

Most frequently searched flights to Riga along with the cheapest price and shortest flight duration
New York to Riga Flights
Fastest flight time10h 10m
Cheapest price$427
Oslo to Riga Flights
Fastest flight time1h 30m
Cheapest price$19
Seattle to Riga Flights
Fastest flight time18h 45m
Cheapest price$727
London to Riga Flights
Fastest flight time2h 40m
Cheapest price$129
Tbilisi to Riga Flights
Fastest flight time10h 15m
Cheapest price$265
Helsinki to Riga Flights
Fastest flight time1h 00m
Cheapest price$56
Stockholm to Riga Flights
Fastest flight time1h 15m
Cheapest price$20
Copenhagen to Riga Flights
Fastest flight time1h 20m
Cheapest price$66
Dublin to Riga Flights
Fastest flight time11h 00m
Cheapest price$233

Visa requirements for visiting Riga

All travelers from the United States will need to have a valid passport that is valid for six months past the date of arrival in Latvia. Stays of fewer than 90 days do not require a visa for US citizens.


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Best things to do and see in Riga

The first place you’ll want to explore in Riga is the Old City (known as "Vecriga") and the Central Market ("Centraltirgus"). From there you can capture some incredible pictures from the Panorama Riga Observation Deck or from atop St. Peter’s Church Tower. The Latvian Ethnographic Open-Air Museum is a great place to learn more about local history and culture, while the Museum of the Occupation of Latvia will provide an in-depth look at Latvia’s more recent history and experiences after WWII. Children will get a kick out of the Riga Zoo, while every bookworm will want to spend an afternoon exploring the National Library of Latvia. And of course, every visitor will want to take a selfie at the Freedom Monument before leaving Riga.


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