Riga, 15.12.2015. 

The Latvian airline airBaltic will launch a new route between Riga and Reykjavik on May 28, 2016. The new route will offer convenient travel between the two cities, and beyond to destinations in the Baltic region.

Wolfgang Reuss, SVP of Network Management of airBaltic: “The new route will offer excellent opportunities to explore Reykjavik, one of the most fascinating cities in the Nordic region with breath taking landscapes and stunning nature. At the same time, travellers from Iceland will enjoy new unique links to the Baltic region, its cultural events, unmatched architecture of its capitals, and vibrant nightlife”.

Route

Flight frequency Start date Price*, Basic Price*, Premium Price*, Business
Riga – Reykjavik 2 flights weekly May 28, 2016 139 EUR 215 EUR 559  EUR

* Lowest fare, including taxes, fees and service charges, on www.airBaltic.com, subject to availability

airBaltic will fly from Riga to Reykjavik twice a week. Passengers will board a Boeing 737-300 for a flight that will last 4 hours and 5 minutes. One-way ticket prices will start at 139 EUR, including airport fees and transaction costs. A full schedule of airBaltic flights can be found on the company's homepage at www.airbaltic.com.

airBaltic serves over 60 destinations from its home base in Riga, Latvia. From every one of these locations, airBaltic offers convenient connections via Riga to its network spanning Europe, Scandinavia, CIS and the Middle East. In addition, airBaltic also offers new direct flights from Tallinn and Vilnius.


 

airBaltic (AIR BALTIC CORPORATION) is the world’s most punctual airline connecting Riga, Latvia, with 60 destinations in Europe, the Middle East, and the CIS. airBaltic is a joint stock company that was established in 1995. Its primary shareholder is the Latvian state, which holds 99.8% of the stock. The airBaltic fleet consists of 25 aircraft – 13 Boeing 737 and 12 Bombardier Q400Next Gen. airBaltic has received numerous international awards for excellence, innovative services, and achievements in reshaping its business. In 2012, airBaltic was ranked by Airlinetrends among the Top 10 airlines globally for innovations. airBaltic achieved the best on-time performance globally in 2014