Cheap flights from Chicago (CHI) to Riga (RIX) from $497

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 5/16. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
CHI — RIX
Apr 22 — Apr 291

The best prices from Chicago to Riga Intl are usually found in January or February, booked 52 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Thursday and return on a Friday

Cheap flight deals from Chicago to Riga

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Chicago (CHI) to Riga (RIX). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated April 17, 2024.

Popular in

June

Cheapest in

January

Round-trip from

$590

One-way from

$497
High demand for flights, 33% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 35% potential price drop
From Chicago (CHI) to Riga Intl
One-way flight from Chicago (CHI) to Riga Intl

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Chicago to Riga?

Sunday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 20%.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Chicago to Riga?

To save on the cost of your flight from Chicago to Riga, book at least 53 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 38% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $595 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $652.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Chicago to Riga?

The best pricing can be found in the month of January. Prices to Riga from Chicago average $844. You can even find prices in January for less than $844, as users have found deals to Riga from as low as $356. The month of June appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Riga from Chicago. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 50%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Riga (CHI - RIX)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Chicago to Riga at noon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 29% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap American Airlines flights from Chicago to Riga

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by American Airlines for the route between Chicago and Riga. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,192,047 searches. Data last updated April 17, 2024.
Check out some of the cheapest American Airlines flights we've come across from Chicago to Riga. It's recommended that users confirm their flight details before booking.
Wed 5/18:20 amORD - RIX
2 stops25h 10mAmerican Airlines
Wed 5/152:05 pmRIX - ORD
1 stop11h 20mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/16$557
Wed 5/18:20 amORD - RIX
2 stops25h 10mAmerican Airlines
Wed 5/152:05 pmRIX - ORD
2 stops35h 20mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/16$572
Wed 9/254:45 pmORD - RIX
2 stops16h 45mAmerican Airlines
Fri 10/112:05 pmRIX - ORD
3 stops29h 05mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/16$596
Wed 9/254:45 pmORD - RIX
2 stops16h 45mAmerican Airlines
Fri 10/112:05 pmRIX - ORD
2 stops35h 40mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/16$597
Thu 9/511:50 amORD - RIX
2 stops21h 40mAmerican Airlines
Mon 9/302:05 pmRIX - ORD
2 stops35h 40mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/16$643
Thu 9/511:50 amORD - RIX
2 stops21h 40mAmerican Airlines
Mon 9/302:05 pmRIX - ORD
3 stops29h 05mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/16$647
Tue 7/235:00 amORD - RIX
2 stops28h 30mAmerican Airlines
Tue 8/202:05 pmRIX - ORD
2 stops52h 40mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/16$685
Tue 9/244:45 pmORD - RIX
2 stops16h 45mAmerican Airlines
Wed 10/92:05 pmRIX - ORD
3 stops27h 10mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/16$811
Sun 6/211:00 pmORD - RIX
2 stops34h 30mAmerican Airlines
Sat 8/312:05 pmRIX - ORD
2 stops34h 55mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/15$821

Cheap Scandinavian Airlines flights from Chicago to Riga

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Scandinavian Airlines for the route between Chicago and Riga. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,192,047 searches. Data last updated April 17, 2024.
Browse through some of the cheapest Scandinavian Airlines flights traveling from Chicago to Riga. Check back soon if you're not seeing flights that suit your needs.
Wed 5/17:45 pmORD - RIX
1 stop18h 40mScandinavian Airlines
Wed 5/156:50 pmRIX - ORD
1 stop31h 05mScandinavian Airlines
Deal found 4/16$730
Wed 9/257:45 pmORD - RIX
1 stop18h 40mScandinavian Airlines
Fri 10/116:50 pmRIX - ORD
1 stop31h 05mScandinavian Airlines
Deal found 4/16$780
Mon 7/227:45 pmORD - RIX
1 stop30h 55mScandinavian Airlines
Tue 8/206:50 pmRIX - ORD
1 stop31h 05mScandinavian Airlines
Deal found 4/16$940

Cheap Chicago to Riga flights in April & May 2024

Find cheap flight options from Chicago to Riga specifically for the months of April and May 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,192,047 searches. Prices were last updated on April 17, 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing from Chicago to Riga in 2024. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
Wed 5/18:20 amORD - RIX
2 stops25h 10mAmerican Airlines
Wed 5/152:05 pmRIX - ORD
1 stop11h 20mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/16$557
Wed 5/18:20 amORD - RIX
2 stops25h 10mAmerican Airlines
Wed 5/152:05 pmRIX - ORD
2 stops35h 20mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/16$572
Wed 5/17:45 pmORD - RIX
1 stop18h 40mScandinavian Airlines
Wed 5/156:50 pmRIX - ORD
1 stop31h 05mScandinavian Airlines
Deal found 4/16$730
Thu 5/96:00 pmORD - RIX
2 stops15h 30mFinnair
Thu 5/235:55 pmRIX - ORD
2 stops29h 00mFinnair
Deal found 4/16$845
Thu 5/94:45 pmORD - RIX
2 stops16h 45mAmerican Airlines
Thu 5/232:05 pmRIX - ORD
3 stops25h 10mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/16$866
Thu 5/911:00 pmORD - RIX
1 stop12h 15mBritish Airways
Thu 5/239:05 amRIX - ORD
2 stops33h 40mBritish Airways
Deal found 4/16$867
Thu 5/98:20 amORD - RIX
1 stop26h 55mMultiple Airlines
Thu 5/2310:20 pmRIX - ORD
1 stop27h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/16$889
Wed 5/156:00 pmORD - RIX
2 stops19h 50mFinnair
Mon 5/272:05 pmRIX - ORD
2 stops28h 40mFinnair
Deal found 4/16$1,015
Wed 5/159:40 pmORD - RIX
1 stop31h 35mLOT
Mon 5/275:50 amRIX - ORD
2 stops21h 50mLOT
Deal found 4/16$1,032

Chicago to Riga 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Chicago and Riga in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,192,047 searches. Data last updated April 17, 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing from Chicago to Riga in 2024. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
Wed 10/27:45 pmORD - RIX
2 stops18h 30mScandinavian Airlines
Wed 10/167:05 amRIX - ORD
1 stop18h 50mScandinavian Airlines
Deal found 4/17$499
Wed 10/27:45 pmORD - RIX
2 stops18h 30mScandinavian Airlines
Wed 10/167:00 amRIX - ORD
2 stops18h 55mScandinavian Airlines
Deal found 4/17$502
Wed 11/137:55 pmORD - RIX
2 stops30h 10mScandinavian Airlines
Sun 11/177:25 pmRIX - ORD
2 stops54h 40mScandinavian Airlines
Deal found 4/15$520
Wed 10/27:45 pmORD - RIX
1 stop18h 40mScandinavian Airlines
Wed 10/167:05 amRIX - ORD
1 stop18h 50mScandinavian Airlines
Deal found 4/17$547
Wed 5/18:20 amORD - RIX
2 stops25h 10mAmerican Airlines
Wed 5/152:05 pmRIX - ORD
1 stop11h 20mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/16$557
Wed 11/135:00 pmORD - RIX
1 stop15h 55mBritish Airways
Sun 11/177:40 pmRIX - ORD
1 stop26h 15mBritish Airways
Deal found 4/16$560
Wed 11/135:00 pmORD - RIX
1 stop15h 55mBritish Airways
Sun 11/177:40 pmRIX - ORD
1 stop31h 05mBritish Airways
Deal found 4/15$561
Wed 5/18:20 amORD - RIX
2 stops25h 10mAmerican Airlines
Wed 5/152:05 pmRIX - ORD
2 stops35h 20mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/16$572
Wed 11/137:55 pmORD - RIX
1 stop30h 50mScandinavian Airlines
Sun 11/177:25 pmRIX - ORD
2 stops54h 40mScandinavian Airlines
Deal found 4/15$583

One-way flights to Riga from Chicago

Search for one-way flight options from Chicago to Riga. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,192,047 searches. Data last updated April 17, 2024.
If you're seeking multiple options on one-way flights from Chicago to Riga, be sure to check out these deals, which are updated often. Users in need of a round-trip flight from Chicago to Riga instead should update the search form at the top of page.
Thu 5/1610:57 pmORD - RIX
2 stops56h 48mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/16$497
Thu 5/1610:57 pmORD - RIX
3 stops38h 33mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/16$576
Mon 6/1010:15 pmORD - RIX
1 stop33h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/17$666
Thu 5/167:30 pmORD - RIX
1 stop15h 35mairBaltic
Deal found 4/16$674
Mon 6/105:20 amORD - RIX
3 stops23h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/17$695
Mon 6/1010:15 pmORD - RIX
2 stops16h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/17$771

Find flights from Chicago to Riga within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Chicago to Riga that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,192,047 searches. Data last updated April 17, 2024.

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$557 - $1,032

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Price

Chicago O'Hare IntlRiga Intl

ORD - RIX

ORDRIX

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Wed 5/1

2 stops25h 10m

Riga Intl

Wed 5/15

1 stop11h 20m

$557

Chicago O'Hare IntlRiga Intl

ORD - RIX

ORDRIX

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Wed 5/1

2 stops25h 10m

Riga Intl

Wed 5/15

2 stops35h 20m

$572

Chicago O'Hare IntlRiga Intl

ORD - RIX

ORDRIX

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Mon 7/22

2 stops16h 15m

Riga Intl

Mon 8/19

2 stops27h 30m

$609

Chicago O'Hare IntlRiga Intl

ORD - RIX

ORDRIX

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Wed 9/25

2 stops15h 30m

Riga Intl

Fri 10/11

1 stop22h 45m

$618

Chicago O'Hare IntlRiga Intl

ORD - RIX

ORDRIX

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Tue 9/24

1 stop29h 50m

Riga Intl

Wed 10/9

1 stop30h 25m

$637

Chicago O'Hare IntlRiga Intl

ORD - RIX

ORDRIX

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Thu 9/5

1 stop13h 55m

Riga Intl

Mon 9/30

2 stops22h 07m

$641

Chicago O'Hare IntlRiga Intl

ORD - RIX

ORDRIX

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Wed 5/1

1 stop18h 40m

Riga Intl

Wed 5/15

1 stop31h 05m

$730

Chicago O'Hare IntlRiga Intl

ORD - RIX

ORDRIX

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Tue 9/24

2 stops20h 10m

Riga Intl

Wed 10/9

1 stop12h 40m

$827

Chicago O'Hare IntlRiga Intl

ORD - RIX

ORDRIX

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Wed 5/15

1 stop31h 35m

Riga Intl

Mon 5/27

2 stops21h 50m

$1,032

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When is the best time to book a flight from Chicago to Riga?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from Chicago to Riga. Price data was last updated on January 28, 2024.
To ensure you get the cheapest price possible for a flight from Chicago to Riga, you should look to book at least 52 days in advance of your intended travel date. The price of your flight may increase if you delay and leave booking until a week or so before departure.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Riga?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Chicago to Riga. Price data was last updated on April 14, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Chicago to Riga flight should consider departing on Thursday evenings when fares are most often at their lowest. Thursday afternoons flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Riga by month

Plan your trip from Chicago to Riga by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Chicago to Riga is currently $647 while a round-trip flight costs $691. Price data was last updated on April 14, 2024.

Currently, December is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Chicago to Riga (average of $590). Flying from Chicago to Riga in June is currently the most expensive (average of $1,233). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

$600

February

$625

March

$662

April

$651

May

$750

June

$1,233

July

$1,178

August

$867

September

$821

October

$673

November

$630

December

$590

Temperature and rainfall in Riga by month

Plan your trip to Riga by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

RIX

Temperature

26.6 - 62.6 °F

Reviews of airlines servicing Riga

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Riga. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Riga. Reviews last updated April 17, 2024.
Peruse reviews from past customers who have flown with American Airlines, Scandinavian Airlines and British Airways from Chicago to Riga to help guide your decision. You can also see how each airline stacks up in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.1
Very good
4,092 reviews

Entertainment

8.3

Comfort

8.1

Food

7.9

Crew

8.3

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Food could have been better they served beef on the flight to India so they did not have enough option of the veg option for customers and half the flight did not get a meal

8.1
Very good
4,092 reviews
8.1
Very good
4,092 reviews

Entertainment

8.3

Comfort

8.1

Food

7.9

Crew

8.3

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Food could have been better they served beef on the flight to India so they did not have enough option of the veg option for customers and half the flight did not get a meal

8.1
Very good
11,136 reviews
8.1
Very good
4,092 reviews

Entertainment

8.3

Comfort

8.1

Food

7.9

Crew

8.3

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Food could have been better they served beef on the flight to India so they did not have enough option of the veg option for customers and half the flight did not get a meal

7.9
Good
1,643 reviews
8.1
Very good
4,092 reviews

Entertainment

8.3

Comfort

8.1

Food

7.9

Crew

8.3

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Food could have been better they served beef on the flight to India so they did not have enough option of the veg option for customers and half the flight did not get a meal

7.8
Good
1,388 reviews
8.1
Very good
4,092 reviews

Entertainment

8.3

Comfort

8.1

Food

7.9

Crew

8.3

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Food could have been better they served beef on the flight to India so they did not have enough option of the veg option for customers and half the flight did not get a meal

7.6
Good
240 reviews
8.1
Very good
4,092 reviews

Entertainment

8.3

Comfort

8.1

Food

7.9

Crew

8.3

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Food could have been better they served beef on the flight to India so they did not have enough option of the veg option for customers and half the flight did not get a meal

Related info for your journey

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  • What airport do you fly into for flights to Riga from Chicago?

    Riga Intl (RIX), located 5.4 mi from the city center, is the airport you fly into when you book flights from Chicago to Riga. 9 airlines have flights to Riga Intl from Chicago on a regular basis. Booking flights from Chicago to Riga Intl should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 0 inbound flights from Chicago per day.

  • Can I find flights from Chicago to Riga for under $600 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Riga for under $600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $557, but on average you can expect to pay $670.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from Chicago to Riga round-trip?

    Flying on American Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Riga, with prices starting at $557. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Finnair and Turkish Airlines, with the lowest prices starting at $609 and $637, respectively. Users have found that American Airlines is 33% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

  • What are the most popular airlines that fly from Chicago to Riga?

  • What does ORD to RIX mean?

    ORD stands for Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport, while RIX stands for Riga Intl Airport. These codes are often called IATA codes, a set of identifiers established by IATA (International Air Transport Association) that is widely used by airlines and the aviation industry. Ready for more IATA code knowledge? These are related airports for your current travel destination: Chicago Midway Airport (MDW), Chicago Greater Rockford Airport (RFD).

  • Can I find deals for flights from Chicago to Riga that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Chicago to Riga flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

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    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Chicago to Riga flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

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    Yes. In addition to deals on Chicago to Riga flights, Cheapflights offers vacation packages that include both flights and hotel.

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    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Chicago to Riga.

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    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Chicago to Riga by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

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    Many airlines flying from Chicago to Riga offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Chicago to Riga?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Chicago to Riga flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

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    The Chicago to Riga flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 4/17.

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