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from Manchester to Riga

You can get from Manchester to Riga by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Manchester to Riga on 9 Dec we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

11:05Manchester Airport9h15 22:20Riga International Airport
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£2491One-way
Cheapest
11:05Manchester Airport9h15 22:20Riga International Airport
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£2491One-way
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06:10Manchester Airport5h15 13:25Riga International Airport
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£3251One-way
06:10Manchester Airport14h10 22:20Riga International Airport
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£2491One-way
11:05Manchester Airport23h10 12:15Riga International Airport
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£2671One-way

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£141nordic regional airlines oy
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£197Finnair
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£5Ryanair

Travel Information between Manchester and Riga

distanceDistance1056 miles (1703 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • £23 • 2 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRyanair

Take a flight to travel 1056 miles (1703 km) from Manchester to Riga. Ryanair is the main travel provider operating this journey. Travellers can even take a direct from Manchester to Riga.

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel to Riga, Latvia from Manchester, United Kingdom currently allowed?

International travel from Manchester, United Kingdom to Riga, Latvia is: Partially open.

Can I enter Latvia if coming from United Kingdom?

Entry into Latvia is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Riga if travelling from Manchester?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What measures do I need to follow in Riga, Latvia due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Latvia must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 07/12/2021; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey between Manchester and Riga.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Manchester, United Kingdom from Riga, Latvia?

Return travel to Manchester, United Kingdom from Latvia is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering United Kingdom from Latvia?

Entry into United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Latvia.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into United Kingdom from Latvia?

Requirements for reentering United Kingdom:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 2 for vaccinated travellers
  • 2-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals with a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in United Kingdom?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in United Kingdom to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The above information about your return travel to Manchester, United Kingdom was last verified on 07/12/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Manchester from Riga.

What are my Manchester to Riga travel options?

Getting from Manchester to Riga includes taking a flight.

What is the fastest way to get from Manchester to Riga?

Going by flight is the quickest way from Manchester to Riga with an average travel time of 2 h 35 min.

How many miles from Manchester to Riga would I travel?

You should expect to travel around 1056 miles (1703 km) from Manchester to Riga.

What are the departure and arrival points in Manchester and in Riga?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Manchester to Riga:

  • Most travellers take a flight from Manchester Airport to Riga International Airport.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Manchester to Riga?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Manchester to Riga, then we'll help you find the best value travel company for you:

  • Travel with Ryanair to go to Riga by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Ryanair Manchester to Riga tickets on Omio for £23.
What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Manchester to Riga?
Omio customers who travel from Manchester to Riga often also extend their holiday to go to Tallinn, Vilnius or Warsaw. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Riga and these popular destinations at a great price.
How far in advance should I purchase my Manchester to Riga ticket online to get the best deals?

Before travelling from Manchester to Riga, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a plane ticket for this trip is £23 one way on average.

But we recommend booking Manchester to Riga tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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