New Wizz Air Route From Riga To Astonishing Alicante Is Open



Wizz Air, Ungarian low cost airline on Sunday, July 19, opened a new route from Riga to a Mediterranean city Alicante (Spain). Alicante surprises its visitors with its mix of rich Spanish culture, architecture, history, beautiful beaches, and the careless lifestyle of the townspeople. Tickets are available now on or on the WIZZ mobile app, with fares starting from just EUR 34.99*


With its newest services, Wizz Air now offers a total of 13 routes to 10 countries from Riga Airport. The opening of today's new flight is second Wizz Air’s new destination this summer from Riga. Once a week Wizz Air offers a flight to stunning Santorini. Seats on the new routes are already on sale and can be booked on from EUR 34.99*.  

Wizz Air has introduced a new era of sanitized travel across its network, with enhanced hygiene measures to ensure the health and safety of passengers and crew.  Click here to view Wizz Air’s new health and safety video.

By adding WIZZ Flex to a booking, passengers can rest assured that if circumstances change, or they simply wish to travel on a different date, or to a different destination, they can rebook on any WIZZ flight of their choice. Providing that extra layer of protection for passenger bookings, is a peace of mind during these uncertain times.

Andras Rado, Communications Manager at Wizz Air said: “The Wizz team is happy to celebrate the opening of another new route from Riga to attractive summer destinations, this time in Spain. With today’s opening we are bringing to Latvian travelers more opportunities to enjoy long-awaited holidays this summer. Thanks to Wizz Air’s enhanced health measures onboard, passengers can enjoy travel while feeling safe and comfortable.”

About Wizz Air

Wizz Air, the fastest growing European low-cost airline, operates a fleet of 140 Airbus A320 and A321 aircraft. A team of dedicated aviation professionals delivers superior service and very low fares, making Wizz Air the preferred choice of 10.2 million passengers in the financial year ending 31 March 2021. Wizz Air is listed on the London Stock Exchange under the ticker WIZZ. The company was recently named one of the world's top ten safest airlines by, the world's only safety and product rating agency, and 2020 Airline of the Year by ATW, the most coveted honour an airline or individual can receive, and a most sustainable company in the airline industry in 2021 by World Finance Magazine.

* One-way price, including taxes, administration and other non-optional charges. One carry-on bag (max: 40x30x20cm) is included. Trolley bag and each piece of checked-in baggage is subject to additional fees. The price applies only to bookings made on and the WIZZ mobile app.


For more information:

Andras Rado; Wizz Air Group; [email protected]

Mara Zepa, PR coordinator in Latvia, [email protected]