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Travelers usually depart from Edinburgh Airport, Edinburgh Bus Station, Edinburgh - Hanover St Bus stop, Edinburgh-Bankhead, or Edinburgh-Balgreen when they travel from Edinburgh to Riga. Book your trip to arrive at Riga International, Riga International Bus Station AS, or Riga - Seaport . The distance between Edinburgh and Riga is 1675 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Ryanair, easyJet, airBaltic, Wizz Air, and Norwegian. Edinburgh and Riga have 401 direct flights per week.

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Ryanair on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Sundays.

airBaltic on Tuesdays, and Saturdays.

Check-in for a flight from Edinburgh to Riga

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
RyanairRYRFRNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
easyJetEZYU2YesOpens 720 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
airBalticBTIBTNoOpens 36 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Wizz AirWZZW6NoOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 3 hours before flight
NorwegianNAXDYNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight

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Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in Latvia – 06/2022
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Most travelers from Edinburgh, EDI with proof of full COVID-19 vaccination can enter Latvia, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed

  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results required

  • No quarantine required

Visa requirements
  • No visa required

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed

  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test required

  • No quarantine required

Visa requirements
  • No visa required

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in Latvia in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Edinburgh to Riga?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Edinburgh and Riga takes around 2.6 hours.
What is the flight distance between Edinburgh and Riga?
The flight distance between Edinburgh and Riga is 1675 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Edinburgh and Riga?
Several carriers operate flights between Edinburgh and Riga. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include airBaltic, Ryanair.
What are the most popular routes to and from Edinburgh?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Edinburgh and London, Rome, Barcelona, Budapest, Amsterdam, Athens, Lisbon, Paris, Palma, Majorca, Istanbul, Madrid, New York, Kraków, Malta, Copenhagen, Alicante, Tenerife, Bucharest, Brussels, Warsaw.
What are the most popular routes to and from Riga?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Riga and London, Reykjavik, Dublin, Manchester, Tenerife, Lisbon, Barcelona, Alicante, Malta, Málaga, Tallinn, Aberdeen, Athens, Palma, Majorca, Thessaloniki, Vienna, Oslo, Milan, Moscow, Toronto.
What airports are near Edinburgh?
The main airport in Edinburgh is Edinburgh Airport. It is also served by Edinburgh Airport, Glasgow, Newcastle, Aberdeen, Inverness, Glasgow Prestwick, Durham Tees Valley, Dundee.
What airports are near Riga?
The main airport in Riga is Riga International. It is also served by Riga International, Kaunas, Tartu.
What buses and trains depart from Edinburgh?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Edinburgh, including Edinburgh Trams.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Edinburgh and Riga?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Edinburgh and Riga thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Edinburgh and Riga can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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