Riga to Zürich flights from £179

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Travelers usually depart from Riga International, Riga International Bus Station AS, or Riga - Seaport when they travel from Riga to Zürich. Book your trip to arrive at Zürich Airport, Zürich Hauptbahnhof, or Zurich Bus Station. The distance between Riga and Zürich is 1482 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Ryanair, airBaltic, Swiss International Air Lines, Eurowings, and Finnair. Riga and Zürich have 401 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Zürich, consider visiting Black Forest, and Eiger, Switzerland.

Weekly direct flights

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airBaltic on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Riga to Zürich

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
Swiss International Air LinesSWRLXYes0
0
EurowingsEWGEWNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 3 hours before flight
FinnairFINAYYes0
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Switzerland COVID-19 travel restrictions

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

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed

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

  • No quarantine required

Visa requirements
  • No visa required

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 Switzerland in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Riga to Zürich?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Riga and Zürich takes around 2.5 hours.
What is the flight distance between Riga and Zürich?
The flight distance between Riga and Zürich is 1482 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Riga and Zürich?
Several carriers operate flights between Riga and Zürich. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include 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, Malta, Vienna, Oslo.
What are the most popular routes to and from Zürich?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Zürich and London, Athens, Dublin, Manchester, Bangkok, Birmingham, Thessaloniki, Cork, Bristol, Montreal, Toronto, Edinburgh, Amsterdam, Paris, Heraklion, Jakarta, Tel Aviv, Glasgow, Beirut, Reykjavik.
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 Zürich?
The main airport in Zürich is Zürich Airport. It is also served by Milan–Malpensa, Zürich Airport, Milan Bergamo International Airport, Geneva, Linate, EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg, Stuttgart, Memmingen, Karlsruhe/Baden-Baden, Strasbourg.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Riga and Zürich?
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