Riga, 17.08.2015.

The Latvian airline airBaltic will launch a new route between Riga and Salzburg on 26 December 2015. The new route will offer excellent escapes for winter holidaymakers.

Christophe Viatte, Chief Commercial Officer of airBaltic: “The new route will offer excellent opportunities for winter travellers both to the Alps and to Riga, the most vibrant city in the Baltic region”.


Flight frequency Start date Price*, Basic Price*, Business
Riga – Salzburg 1 flight weekly December 26, 2015 89 EUR 375 EUR

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

airBaltic will fly from Riga to Salzburg once weekly. Passengers will board a Boeing 737-500 for a flight that will last 2 hours 10 minutes. One-way ticket prices will start at EUR 89, 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, Russia, 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.