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from London to Riga

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

Our recommendation

To get from London to Riga on Jan 26 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

05:30PMLondon Gatwick Airport2h45 10:15PMRiga International Airport
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$2851One-way
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05:30PMLondon Gatwick Airport2h45 10:15PMRiga International Airport
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$2851One-way
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10:35AMLondon Heathrow Airport9h25 10:00PMRiga International Airport
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$3831One-way
09:55AMLondon Heathrow Airport10h30 10:25PMRiga International Airport
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$3921One-way
07:00PMLondon Heathrow Airport14h05 11:05AMRiga International Airport
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$3831One-way

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Wed
Jan 26
$254Air Baltic
Thu
Jan 27
$19wizz air uk
Fri
Jan 28
$15Ryanair
Sat
Jan 29
$19Ryanair
Sun
Jan 30
$7wizz air uk
Mon
Jan 31
$19Ryanair
Tue
Feb 1
$19wizz air uk
Thu
Feb 3
$14Ryanair
Fri
Feb 4
$19Ryanair
Sat
Feb 5
$19wizz air uk
Sun
Feb 6
$19wizz air uk
Mon
Feb 7
$19Ryanair
Tue
Feb 8
$19wizz air uk
Thu
Feb 10
$19Ryanair
Fri
Feb 11
$103Ryanair
Sat
Feb 12
$29wizz air uk
Sun
Feb 13
$19wizz air uk
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Feb 14
$34Ryanair

Travel Information to Riga from London

distanceDistance1039 miles (1676 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • $34 (€29) • 2 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRyanair

Take a flight to travel 1039 miles (1676 km) to Riga from London. Ryanair is the main travel company operating this route. Travelers can even take a direct flight from London to Riga.

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FAQs

Is international travel between London, United Kingdom and Riga, Latvia allowed?

Travel between London, United Kingdom and Riga, Latvia is: Partially open.

Can travelers from United Kingdom enter Latvia?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Riga from London?

Conditions of entry into Latvia:

  • 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 compulsory quarantine (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

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Riga, Latvia?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Latvia has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 1/21/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey between London and Riga.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning to United Kingdom from Riga, Latvia?

Return travel to London, 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 self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 1 for vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

All travelers 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 London, United Kingdom was last verified on 1/24/22. 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 London from Riga.

How do I reach Riga from London?

You can go from London to Riga by flight.

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

The fastest way to travel from London to Riga is by flight, which requires on average 2 h 35 min   of travel time.

What is the distance from London to Riga?

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

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from London to Riga?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from London to Riga:

  • Most travelers who buy a plane ticket from London to Riga depart from London Heathrow Airport to Riga International Airport.

Which travel companies can get me from London to Riga?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from London 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 London to Riga tickets on Omio for $34 (€29).

Is it possible to travel directly between London and Riga?

Yes, there is a direct route available from London to Riga:

  • You can travel directly by plane with Air Baltic.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Riga as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Riga from London.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from London to Riga?

Many of our customers who book a trip from London to Riga often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Tallinn, Vilnius or Warsaw. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your London and Riga itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Riga and any of these top destinations today!

How far in advance should I book my London to Riga one way ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket for this route costs on average $34 (€29) one way.

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