The cheapest times to fly from RIX to COS are

  • January 1st to May 27th (except the weeks of February 12th and February 19th)
  • October 22nd to December 9th

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 COS is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1968 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $1107 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Colorado Springs

Flying from Riga (RIX) to Colorado Springs, CO (COS) will usually cost between $1132 to $1772 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $1165. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1842. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $676 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1301 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RIX to COS flight.

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

RIX to COS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the RIX to COS flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Riga. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, 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. Saturdays 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 $168 (11%) 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 $1310. Return trip prices are from the COS 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 COS can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 18 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from RIX to COS while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Denver International Airport (DEN) in Denver, CO

  • 73 miles (117 km) away from COS
  • Usually 4.34% less expensive than COS
  • 1-layover flights available

See RIX to DEN flights


Flight Hacking RIX to COS

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from RIX to COS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (RIX > JFK > COS)

  • Price for both tickets: $825
  • Average savings: $477 (36.63%)

See RIX to ORD flights

Hack #2: Chicago, IL (RIX > ORD > COS)

  • Price for both tickets: $912
  • Average savings: $390 (29.94%)

See RIX to JFK flights

Hack #3: Manchester (RIX > MAN > COS)

  • Price for both tickets: $920
  • Average savings: $381 (29.29%)

See RIX to MAN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Baltic, Air Canada, Air France, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, SAS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport to Riga International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5179 miles or 8335 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop RIX to COS flight is about 10 hour 18 minutes.

How many flights go between Riga and Colorado Springs, CO?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 18 available flights from RIX to COS.


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 COS
Destination airport name City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport
City Colorado Springs, CO
Country the United States
Latitude 38.8
Longitude -104.7


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