airBaltic Launches Direct Flights from Riga to Alicante


The Latvian national airline airBaltic announces that today it is launching direct flights between Riga and Alicante. Overall, for the winter season of 2023/2024, airBaltic is offering 13 routes from Riga, Tallinn, Vilnius, and Tampere, including direct flights from the seasonal base of Gran Canaria to 10 airports in Northern Europe.

Alicante, situated on Spain's Costa Blanca, is a vibrant city renowned for its stunning beaches, warm weather, and historical significance. The city boasts the impressive Castle of Santa Bárbara, offering breathtaking views. Its old town area is bustling with life, featuring lively squares where people can taste diverse cuisine and partake in social events. Alicante is an ideal destination for those seeking a blend of beach relaxation and a taste of Spanish culture.

Flights between Riga and Alicante will be operated twice a week, with a flight duration of 4 hours and 15 minutes. Ticket prices are starting from EUR 149 (GREEN) and EUR 359 (Business Light).

airBaltic operates more than 100 routes from Riga, Tallinn, Vilnius, Tampere and Gran Canaria (seasonally) offering connections to a wide range of destinations in the airline's route network in Europe, the Middle East, North Africa, and the Caucasus region. A complete schedule of airBaltic flights and tickets are available on the company's homepage at