The cheapest flights from London to Riga

Showing times and prices for 23 May

Cheapest

£73

Average

£313

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from London to Riga will cost around £ 313 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 73.

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06:50London Luton Airport2h40 11:30Riga International Airport
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£731One-way
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06:30London Stansted Airport2h30 11:00Riga International Airport
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£1291One-way
09:25London Gatwick Airport2h40 14:05Riga International Airport
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£1451One-way
17:25London Gatwick Airport2h40 22:05Riga International Airport
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£1731One-way
18:10London Heathrow Airport21h45 17:55Riga International Airport
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£1921One-way

Flight schedule London to Riga

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06:20London Heathrow Airport5h30 13:50Riga International Airport
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06:30London Heathrow Airport4h25 12:55Riga International Airport
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06:30London Stansted Airport2h30 11:00Riga International Airport
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06:40London Heathrow Airport12h45 21:25Riga International Airport
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06:40London Heathrow Airport26h20 11:00Riga International Airport
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06:45London Heathrow Airport13h10 21:55Riga International Airport
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06:45London Heathrow Airport8h35 17:20Riga International Airport
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06:50London Luton Airport2h40 11:30Riga International Airport
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07:05London Heathrow Airport12h50 21:55Riga International Airport
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07:30London Heathrow Airport23h20 08:50Riga International Airport
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07:30London Heathrow Airport7h50 17:20Riga International Airport
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09:00London Heathrow Airport11h35 22:35Riga International Airport
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09:25London Gatwick Airport2h40 14:05Riga International Airport
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09:55London Heathrow Airport10h00 21:55Riga International Airport
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10:15London Heathrow Airport24h50 13:05Riga International Airport
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10:20London Heathrow Airport5h00 17:20Riga International Airport
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10:20London Heathrow Airport20h30 08:50Riga International Airport
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10:20London Heathrow Airport9h35 21:55Riga International Airport
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10:20London Heathrow Airport25h35 13:55Riga International Airport
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10:35London Heathrow Airport8h50 21:25Riga International Airport
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10:35London Heathrow Airport22h25 11:00Riga International Airport
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10:55London Heathrow Airport9h40 22:35Riga International Airport
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13:55London Heathrow Airport5h30 21:25Riga International Airport
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13:55London Heathrow Airport19h05 11:00Riga International Airport
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15:35London Heathrow Airport18h20 11:55Riga International Airport
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16:10London Heathrow Airport14h40 08:50Riga International Airport
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16:10London Heathrow Airport19h45 13:55Riga International Airport
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17:25London Gatwick Airport2h40 22:05Riga International Airport
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17:30London Heathrow Airport26h25 21:55Riga International Airport
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17:30London Heathrow Airport16h25 11:55Riga International Airport
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17:45London Gatwick Airport15h50 11:35Riga International Airport
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17:45London Gatwick Airport26h35 22:20Riga International Airport
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17:45London Gatwick Airport10h50 06:35Riga International Airport
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17:45London Gatwick Airport19h10 14:55Riga International Airport
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17:55London Stansted Airport2h30 22:25Riga International Airport
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18:05London Heathrow Airport14h55 11:00Riga International Airport
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18:10London Heathrow Airport16h55 13:05Riga International Airport
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18:10London Heathrow Airport12h40 08:50Riga International Airport
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18:10London Heathrow Airport17h45 13:55Riga International Airport
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18:10London Heathrow Airport21h45 17:55Riga International Airport
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18:40London City Airport21h15 17:55Riga International Airport
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19:30London Heathrow Airport14h25 11:55Riga International Airport
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19:30London Heathrow Airport24h25 21:55Riga International Airport
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20:30London Heathrow Airport23h25 21:55Riga International Airport
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21:05London Heathrow Airport11h55 11:00Riga International Airport
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Mon
23 May
£66wizz air uk
Tue
24 May
£67Ryanair
Wed
25 May
£56Ryanair
Thu
26 May
£33Ryanair
Fri
27 May
£47wizz air uk
Sat
28 May
£151wizz air uk
Sun
29 May
£46Ryanair
Tue
31 May
£26wizz air uk
Wed
1 Jun
£85wizz air uk
Thu
2 Jun
£95wizz air uk
Fri
3 Jun
£29wizz air uk
Sat
4 Jun
£33wizz air uk
Sun
5 Jun
£24Ryanair
Mon
6 Jun
£22Ryanair
Tue
7 Jun
£16ryanair sun
Wed
8 Jun
£29Ryanair
Thu
9 Jun
£17wizz air uk
Fri
10 Jun
£25wizz air uk
Sat
11 Jun
£26Ryanair

The fastest flights from London to Riga

Showing times and prices for 23 May

Fastest Journey

2 h 30 m

Average

14 h 23 m

Flights per day

45

Distance

1676 km

Of the 45 flights that leave London for Riga every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct flights cover the 1676 km distance in an average of 14 h 23 m but if you time it right, some flights will get you there in just 2 h 30 m .

The slowest flights will take 1d 2 h 35 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
17:55London Stansted Airport2h30 22:25Riga International Airport
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£3381One-way
Fastest
06:30London Stansted Airport2h30 11:00Riga International Airport
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£1291One-way
2nd Fastest
17:25London Gatwick Airport2h40 22:05Riga International Airport
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£1731One-way
2nd Fastest
06:50London Luton Airport2h40 11:30Riga International Airport
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£731One-way
2nd Fastest
09:25London Gatwick Airport2h40 14:05Riga International Airport
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£1451One-way

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Overview: London to Riga flight

distanceDistance1039 miles (1676 km)
durationAverage flight duration2 h 30 min
priceAverage plane ticket price£75 (€85)
changesDirect flightYes
carriersAirlinesAir Baltic, Lufthansa Cityline, Wizz Air, Lot Polish Airlines, Lufthansa, Finnair, Ryanair, British Airways, Air France or KLM

Flights from London to Riga cover the 1039 miles (1676 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 30 min with our travel partners like Air Baltic, Lufthansa Cityline, Wizz Air, Lot Polish Airlines, Lufthansa, Finnair, Ryanair, British Airways, Air France or KLM. There are direct flight services available. You can get the cheapest plane tickets for this route for as low as £33, but the average price of plane tickets is £75. Travellers depart most frequently from London Heathrow Airport and arrive in Riga International Airport.

Airlines: Lufthansa, Ryanair and Air France London to Riga

For as little as £33 you can travel by flight between London and Riga with Lufthansa, Ryanair and Air France. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.

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Ryanair is one of the most popular budget airlines in Europe offering cheap flights all over the continent. Founded in Ireland, Ryanair makes it easy to hop on a plane and fly to popular European destinations quickly and affordably. This low-cost airline is known for operating direct flights to smaller or secondary airports usually outside major cities to keep costs down. All Ryanair fare types include allowance of one small personal bag; additional fees tend to apply for bringing carry-on luggage and checked luggage.

  • Average Price: £33

When purchasing your Ryanair flight tickets from London to Riga, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

London to Riga Flights: An Overview

Visiting Riga by air is easy, thanks to regular direct connections between London and the Latvian capital. Throughout the year, passengers can expect 4-5 daily flights to Riga, including the weekend. Whenever you travel, the flight time should be around 2 hours 40 minutes.

Which airlines fly from London to Riga?

A wide range of airlines serve the London to Riga route, including Air Baltic, Ryanair and Wizz Air - all of which fly directly with no changes. Indirect flights are also provided by Norwegian, LOT and KLM.

How long is the flight from London to Riga?

Direct flights from London to Riga take between 2 hours 30 minutes and 2 hours 45 minutes to reach Latvia. The fastest indirect options will take almost 5 hours.

How many flights are there from London to Riga?

Throughout most of the year, travellers can expect to choose from 4-5 flights from various London terminals. During the winter months, service continues to operate, offering a choice of morning and evening departures.

What are the departure and arrival airports for flights from London to Riga?

Departure airport:Flights from London to Riga depart from London Gatwick, Stansted and Luton airports. Indirect flights from London to Riga also leave from Heathrow. To reach Gatwick, simply catch the Gatwick Express from Victoria, trains leave every 15 minutes and take half an hour. Those heading to Stansted can take express trains from Liverpool Street, departing every 15 minutes, with a journey duration of 45 minutes. Luton airport can be reached via St Pancras, trains running every 10 minutes, and a journey time of 25 minutes. Heathrow is accessible from London Paddington in 35 minutes, by National Express coach, or the underground. All airports have a variety of dining and drinking options, and plenty of shops. And all offer limited amounts of free wifi.

 

Arrival airport: Flights from London will always touch down at Riga International Airport. The best way to reach the Old Town is via bus number 22, which usually takes 30 minutes. However, taxis are also available from the arrivals terminal and will generally be far faster. Rental outlets are present too, while all passengers can take advantage of free wifi using the "Rix Free Wifi" option once through the arrival gates.

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FAQs

Is cross-border travel by flight between London, United Kingdom and Riga, Latvia allowed?

Travel by plane between London, United Kingdom and Riga, Latvia is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Riga from London restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Latvia from London?

Entry Requirements:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What are the safety rules to follow in Riga, Latvia?

The government of Latvia has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 15/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight to Riga from London closer to your date of departure here.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to United Kingdom from Riga, Latvia?

The restriction level for your return flight to London, United Kingdom from Riga is: Fully open.

Is my return flight into London from Riga restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Latvia

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Riga?

Conditions of reentry:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What are the safety rules to follow in London, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

Last checked on 20/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight to London from Riga closer to your date of departure here.

How much do cheap flights between London and Riga cost?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap flight from London to Riga for as little as £33  in the next 7 days.

What is the cost of a plane ticket from London to Riga on average?

If you’re looking to book tickets for this journey in the next 7 days, you’ll find that London to Riga flight prices are on average £75  one way.

How many miles is it from London to Riga by flight?

The distance from London to Riga by plane is approximately 1039 miles (1676 km).

How long is the flight journey to Riga from London?

On average the London to Riga flight time is 2 h 30 min  covering the 1039 miles (1676 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

What is the departure airport in London and arrival airport in Riga?

Omio travellers most frequently book a flight from London Heathrow Airport   to Riga International Airport   for this route.

Where do I find the London airport for the flight to Riga? Where is the Riga airport?

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their flights from London Heathrow Airport and need to travel around 17.1 miles (27.5 km) from the city centre to get to this airport.

Passengers arriving in Riga most often land in Riga International Airport and need to travel about 6.1 miles (9.9 km) from this airport to reach the city centre. You can check for public transportation connections, airport shuttles or taxi service options available from Riga International Airport to get you to the city centre of Riga.

Which airlines can get me from London to Riga?

Take the London to Riga flight with Air Baltic, Lufthansa Cityline, Wizz Air, Lot Polish Airlines, Lufthansa, Finnair, Ryanair, British Airways, Air France or KLM. However, it's always good to check out all possible airlines for the route to Riga from London as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

What time is the earliest flight from London to Riga? What time is the last flight from London to Riga?

The first flight from London to Riga leaves at 04: 55   and the last flight for this leaves at 20: 05. Omio shows you the latest flight from London to Riga timetable to help you book the best departure time for this trip.

How early should I book plane tickets between London and Riga to score the best deals?

If you buy a plane ticket to Riga from London within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £75 one way. However, we recommend booking your flight in advance to get access to the best prices. Plane tickets to Riga from London are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.