airBaltic launches direct flights between Riga and Thessaloniki, Greece


The Latvian airline airBaltic on June 5, 2015, launched a new route between Riga and Thessaloniki (Greece). The new route offers another popular summer destination for Baltic travellers, as well as connecting travellers from the south with Riga, and beyond to destinations in the Baltics, Europe, Scandinavia, CIS and the Middle East.

Starting from June 5, 2015, airBaltic flies from Riga to Thessaloniki twice a week on Fridays and Sundays. Passengers will board a Boeing 737-300 aircraft for a flight that will last 2 hours and 55 minutes. The price of a one-way ticket starts at EUR 85, including airport fees and transaction costs. A full schedule of airBaltic flights can be found on the company's homepage at