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Travelers usually depart from Riga International, Riga International Bus Station AS, or Riga - Seaport when they travel from Riga to Malta. The distance between Riga and Malta is 2450 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Ryanair, airBaltic, Air Malta, Lufthansa, and Wizz Air. Riga and Malta have 401 direct flights per week.

Weekly direct flights

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Air Malta on Saturdays.

airBaltic on Saturdays.

Check-in for a flight from Riga to Malta

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
RyanairRYRFRNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
airBalticBTIBTNoOpens 36 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Air MaltaAMCKMYesNo
LufthansaDLHLHYes0
0
Wizz AirWZZW6NoOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 3 hours before flight

Malta COVID-19 travel restrictions

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Latest COVID-19 restrictions

Malta

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  • Travel is allowed with restrictions

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

  • No quarantine required for vaccinated travelers

Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in Malta – 06/2022
Your trip summary

Most travelers from Latvia with proof of full COVID-19 vaccination can enter Malta, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions

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

  • No quarantine required for vaccinated travelers

Visa requirements
  • No visa required

Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for Malta

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed

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

  • No quarantine required

Visa requirements
  • No visa required

Additional information
  • Masks are mandatory in certain settings

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 Malta in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Riga to Malta?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Riga and Malta takes around 3.6 hours.
What is the flight distance between Riga and Malta?
The flight distance between Riga and Malta is 2450 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Riga and Malta?
Several carriers operate flights between Riga and Malta. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Air Malta, airBaltic.
What are the most popular routes to and from Riga?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Riga and London, Tenerife, Málaga, Lisbon, Palma, Majorca, Porto, Barcelona, Faro, Dublin, Alicante, Moscow, Reykjavik, Las Palmas, Manchester, Madrid, Edinburgh, Milan, Vienna, Oslo, Toronto.
What are the most popular routes to and from Malta?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Malta and London, Manchester, Dublin, Edinburgh, Athens, Bristol, Tallinn, Reykjavik, Birmingham, Nottingham, Thessaloniki, Glasgow, Vienna, Liverpool, Milan, Toronto, Kyiv, Paris, Budapest, Lisbon.
What airports are near Riga?
The main airport in Riga is Riga International. It is also served by Riga International, Kaunas, Tartu.
What airports are near Malta?
The main airport in Malta is Malta International. It is also served by Malta International, Catania–Fontanarossa, Comiso.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Riga and Malta?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Riga and Malta thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Riga and Malta can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
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