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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 Sep 25 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:15AMLondon Heathrow Airport5h20 05:35PMRiga International Airport
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$2641One-way
Cheapest
10:15AMLondon Heathrow Airport5h20 05:35PMRiga International Airport
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$2641One-way
Other options
09:25AMLondon Gatwick Airport2h40 02:05PMRiga International Airport
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$3291One-way
10:20AMLondon Heathrow Airport5h00 05:20PMRiga International Airport
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$3341One-way
05:45PMLondon Gatwick Airport10h50 06:35AMRiga International Airport
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$3471One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Sat
Sep 25
$238Lot Polish Airlines
Sun
Sep 26
$19wizz air uk
Mon
Sep 27
$7Ryanair
Tue
Sep 28
$15Ryanair
Thu
Sep 30
$19Wizz Air
Fri
Oct 1
$15Ryanair
Sat
Oct 2
$31Ryanair
Mon
Oct 4
$17wizz air uk
Tue
Oct 5
$28Ryanair

Travel Information between London and Riga

distanceDistance1039 miles (1676 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • $32 (€26) • 2 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRyanair

Travel 1039 miles (1676 km) by flight between London and Riga. Ryanair is the main travel company operating this trip. Travelers can even take a direct flight from London to Riga.

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FAQs
What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Riga, Latvia from London, United Kingdom?

Travel from London, United Kingdom to Riga, Latvia is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Riga from London restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Riga, Latvia from London?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • COVID-19 test upon arrival
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • 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 are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Riga, Latvia?

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

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

The above information was last verified on 9/20/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from London to Riga closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to London, 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 3 days before arrival
  • Before departure, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include a COVID-19 test to be taken on day 2
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • 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 9/23/21. 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 travel between London and Riga by flight.

What is the fastest way from London to Riga?

Going by flight is the quickest way from London to Riga with an average travel time of 2 h 30 min.

How far is it from London to Riga?

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

Where do I depart from London? Where do I arrive in Riga?

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

  • Flights most often depart from London at London Heathrow Airport and arrive in Riga at Riga International Airport.
Which travel companies can get me from London to Riga?

Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with from London to Riga:

  • You can go to Riga from London by plane with Ryanair. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $32 (€26) with Ryanair from London to Riga on Omio.
Is there a way to travel directly from London to Riga?

Yes, there is a direct service from London to Riga:

  • You'll find direct flights with Ryanair or Air Baltic.

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

Where else should I travel to after my journey to Riga from London ends?
Looking to extend your trip from London to Riga? Many Omio customers who go from London to Riga usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Tallinn, Vilnius or Warsaw. If you're looking to explore Tallinn, Vilnius or Warsaw from Riga, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
When should I book a ticket from London to Riga online to score the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket is costing on average $32 (€26) one way for this route.

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.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

London
Riga
London
Amenities
London Liverpool Street Stn
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Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the bus station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City
London Bridge
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Refreshments