Cheap flights from New York (NYC) to Riga (RIX)

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The best prices from New York to Riga Intl are usually found in April or November, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Sunday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
New York (NYC) to Riga (RIX)

All the information you need to plan the best NYC to RIX flight in 2021: compare New York to Riga flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Riga.
NYC - RIX
Price
$556 - $836
RIX
Temperature
26.6 - 62.6 °F
RIX
Precipitation
0.8 - 2.8 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 25% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 11% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$556

From New York (NYC) to Riga Intl

One-way from

$445

One-way flight from New York (NYC) to Riga Intl

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest month to fly from New York to Riga?

April can be a great time to fly to Riga from New York with a flight ticket averaging about $626. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of April for as cheap as $445. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

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

Users have found that leaving on a Thursday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 5% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 days in advance to save up to 32% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 61 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from New York to Riga 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $807, or $807 for flights within the next 24 hours.

When is the cheapest time to fly from New York to Riga (NYC - RIX)?

When flying from New York to Riga, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the morning, which can drop the price by up to 45% versus a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from New York to Riga in December, January 2022

The best prices found for NYC to RIX flights for December, January
28 Jan - 8 Feb
$404pp
EWR
Newark
SAS
 
1 STOP
RIX
Riga Intl
RIX
Riga Intl
SAS
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
28 Jan - 8 Feb
$409pp
EWR
Newark
SAS
 
1 STOP
RIX
Riga Intl
RIX
Riga Intl
SAS
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
12 Jan - 26 Jan
$414pp
EWR
Newark
SAS
 
1 STOP
RIX
Riga Intl
RIX
Riga Intl
SAS
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

New York to Riga 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Riga from New York found for this year
6 Dec - 13 Dec
$469pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIX
Riga Intl
RIX
Riga Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
5 Dec - 13 Dec
$498pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIX
Riga Intl
RIX
Riga Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
9 Dec - 31 Jan
$511pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIX
Riga Intl
RIX
Riga Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

Last minute flights from New York to Riga

Late deals on round-trip flights to Riga from New York, departing today and this week
12 Dec - 18 Feb
$530pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIX
Riga Intl
RIX
Riga Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
14 Dec - 24 Dec
$536pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Finnair
   
2 STOPS
RIX
Riga Intl
RIX
Riga Intl
Finnair
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
12 Dec - 24 Dec
$539pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Finnair
 
1 STOP
RIX
Riga Intl
RIX
Riga Intl
Finnair
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

One-way flights to Riga Intl from New York

The cheapest one-way flights from New York to Riga
2:55 pm - 5:55 pm
SAS
2 Stops
20h 00m
EWR - RIX
SAS
$445
Fareboom
6:50 pm - 11:15 am
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
33h 25m
JFK - RIX
Multiple Airlines
$462
Kiwi.com
6:50 pm - 12:40 pm
Finnair
1 Stop
10h 50m
JFK - RIX
Finnair
$485
SmartFares

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Flight FAQs

From New York to Riga

What airport do you fly into for flights to Riga from New York?

If you book a flight to Riga from New York, you will be flying to Riga Intl, which is the city’s only airport. Riga Intl (RIX) is located 5.4 mi from the center of Riga. There are 0 flights from New York to Riga Intl per day from 11 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from New York to Riga Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from New York to Riga Intl have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Finnair, Lufthansa, and SAS are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Finnair with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from New York to Riga for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York to Riga for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on SAS for just $398, but on average you can expect to pay $411.

Are there last-minute flights available from New York to Riga for under $600?

There are currently 20+ open flights from New York to Riga within the next 7 days for less than $600.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from New York to Riga round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from New York to Riga is SAS. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $398 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is Turkish Airlines, starting at $444. You may be able to fly from New York to Riga for 36% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from New York to Riga one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is SAS, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $326. However, be on the lookout for offers from Finnair and British Airways, as they are both options that can get you from New York to Riga for a low price.

What are the cheapest flights from New York to Riga?

While on average a flight from New York to Riga is generally $1,190, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $289. When looking at the most popular route, (New York John F Kennedy Intl - Riga Intl), you can expect to pay $444 for that flight.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from New York to Riga?

The most popular airlines flying from New York to Riga are American Airlines, Air France and Finnair. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the most popular routes from New York to Riga?

While some choose either New York LaGuardia - Riga Intl or Newark - Riga Intl, New York John F Kennedy Intl - Riga Intl is the most popular route from New York to Riga.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Riga, Latvia

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Riga from New York?

Information is based on travel restrictions from New York to Riga Intl

Most visitors from New York need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Riga Intl.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New York must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 for rt-pcr (naat) and 48 for antigen (quick-test) hours before departing to Riga Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New York are not required to quarantine after entering Riga Intl.

Documents
Travel Authorization Form (Covidpass) - Must be completed at least 48 hours before entering Latvia.


Do I need a test to fly back to New York from Riga?

Returning to New York from Riga Intl

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Riga Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to New York.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Riga Intl are not required to quarantine after entering New York.

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Alternative routes for New York to Riga

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Destination information for Riga

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from New York to Riga.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = €0.89
Average temperature for December in Riga
33.8 °F
Avg rainfall for December in Riga
1.8 ″

Airports servicing New York

Newark (EWR)
LaGuardia (LGA)
New York Skyports SPB (NYS)

Airports servicing Riga

Top 9 airlines flying from New York to Riga Intl

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from New York to Riga choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Ukraine International Airlines
$263 $599 No cancel fee 81%
American Airlines
$290 $695 No cancel fee 71%
SAS
$344 $863 No cancel fee 77%
Norwegian
$476 $653 No cancel fee 74%
Finnair
$481 $694 No cancel fee 76%
LOT
$483 $862 No cancel fee 81%
British Airways
$499 $734 No cancel fee 70%
Lufthansa
$597 $850 No cancel fee 76%
Aeroflot
$626 $817 No cancel fee 79%
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