The cheapest times to fly from RIX to BCN are

  • September 17th to April 1st (except the weeks of September 24th, October 15th, and December 24th)

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 BCN is mid January. Prices can be as high as $301 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $103 for Wednesday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Barcelona

Flying from Riga (RIX) to Barcelona (BCN) will usually cost between $119 to $230 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $122. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $218. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $96 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $177 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RIX to BCN flight.

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

RIX to BCN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the RIX to BCN 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 $0.08, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to BCN, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into RIX. 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 $32 (15%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $163. Return trip prices are from the BCN 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 BCN can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 36 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 BCN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Gerona Costa Brava Airport (GRO) in Gerona

  • 55 miles (89 km) away from BCN
  • Usually 12.75% less expensive than BCN
  • Nonstop flights available

See RIX to GRO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 30 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Aeroflot, Air Baltic, Air Europa, Air France, Alitalia, Austrian, Belavia, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, CSA, Eurowings, Finnair, Georgian Airways, Iberia, JAL, KLM, Laudamotion, LOT, Lufthansa, Norwegian, Norwegian Air International, Ryanair, SAS, SkyUp, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, Ukraine International, Wizz Air, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1452 miles or 2337 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop RIX to BCN flight is about 3 hour 36 minutes.

How many flights go between Riga and Barcelona?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 76 available flights from RIX to BCN.


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 BCN
Destination airport name Barcelona Airport
City Barcelona
Country Spain
Latitude 41.3
Longitude 2.1


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