Lottery will urge passengers to come to the airport earlier


During the active travel season, urging the passengers to arrive to their flight earlier, Riga International Airport on Monday, 29 June, will commence a lottery “Don’t miss your lucky chance – come to the airport earlier!”

The purpose of the lottery is to make the summer travel time more pleasant for the passengers and to motivate them to arrive at the airport in good time to settle the pre-flight formalities.

The participants of the lottery will have the opportunity to win RIX Club privilege cards of Riga International Airport, two return tickets for any destination of the airline   airBaltic, coupons for cash prizes of EUR 1000, 150 and 75 EUR, and access to the Fast Track security checkpoint, as well as other valuable prizes. The prizes will be drawn every week until 5 October. The first draw will take place on 6 July for those participants who fill in their application forms in the period from 29 June to 5 July.

In order to participate in the lottery, the passenger should arrive at the airport security control at least one hour and a half before his/her departure. After the security control, at the specially arranged desks they should pick up the lottery application form, complete it and drop it into a box intended for this purpose.

The lottery is arranged jointly with ATU DUTY FREE and airBaltic. Its Licence Number is 3775, and the rules of the lottery are available on the airport’s website at:, section Passengers.

ATU DUTY FREE Travel Value & Duty Free shops commenced their business activities at Riga Airport in 2011. They offer the assortment of goods complying with the standards of the world’s leading airports, which is richer than in the city shops and the prices are among the most competitive in the Baltic and Scandinavian countries.

airBaltic is the largest carrier operating at Riga International Airport. Including five new routes opened this year: Aalborg,  Dubrovnik, Rhodes, Thessaloniki  and Pisa, the airline offers close to 60 destinations from Riga and each of them can be chosen by the winner of the Grand Prize in the lottery  „ Don’t miss your lucky chance – come to the airport earlier!” .

In the summer season, when travelling is at its peak, Riga International Airport requests the passengers to arrive at the airport two hours prior to their scheduled departure.