The cheapest times to fly from RIX to AMS are

  • September 10th to October 7th
  • October 22nd to April 1st (except the weeks of December 10th and January 1st)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from RIX to AMS is late November to early December. Prices can be as high as $254 for Sunday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $138 for Tuesday flights around late November to early December.


When to Fly to Amsterdam

Flying from Riga (RIX) to Amsterdam (AMS) will usually cost between $148 to $193 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late November to early December with an average ticket price of $145. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $194. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $49 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $170 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RIX to AMS flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the RIX to AMS route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

RIX to AMS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the RIX to AMS flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Riga. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $18 (9%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $162. Return trip prices are from the AMS to RIX flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from RIX to AMS can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 28 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from RIX to AMS while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Brussels National Airport (BRU) in Brussels

  • 98 miles (158 km) away from AMS
  • Usually 4.41% less expensive than AMS
  • Nonstop flights available

See RIX to BRU flights

Destination alternative #2: Duesseldorf Airport (DUS) in Dusseldorf

  • 111 miles (179 km) away from AMS
  • Usually 1.76% less expensive than AMS
  • Nonstop flights available

See RIX to DUS flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from RIX to AMS? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 24 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Aeroflot, Air Baltic, Air France, Air Malta, Alitalia, Austrian, Belavia, British Airways, China Southern, CSA, Finnair, Iberia, JAL, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Norwegian, Norwegian Air International, SAS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, Ukraine International, Wizz Air, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Schiphol Airport to Riga International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 828 miles or 1333 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from RIX to AMS?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop RIX to AMS flight is about 2 hour 28 minutes.

How many flights go between Riga and Amsterdam?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 83 available flights from RIX to AMS.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code RIX
Origination airport name Riga International Airport
City Riga
Country Latvia
Latitude 56.9
Longitude 24

Return Airport

Destination code AMS
Destination airport name Schiphol Airport
City Amsterdam
Country the Netherlands
Latitude 52.3
Longitude 4.8


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