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The cheapest times to fly from RIX to ISP are

  • January 8th to February 11th
  • March 5th to May 27th (except the weeks of April 2nd and April 9th)
  • October 29th 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 ISP is early to mid May. Prices can be as high as $1840 for Saturday flights during late July, or as low as $1134 for Tuesday flights around early to mid May.

 

When to Fly to Islip

Flying from Riga (RIX) to Islip, NY (ISP) will usually cost between $1155 to $1732 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid May with an average ticket price of $1189. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1677. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $487 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1260 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RIX to ISP flight.

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

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RIX to ISP Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the RIX to ISP 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 $0.19, which is below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ISP, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into RIX. 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 $189 (12%) 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 $1267. Return trip prices are from the ISP to RIX flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from RIX to ISP can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 28 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 ISP while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) in New York, NY

  • 37 miles (60 km) away from ISP
  • Usually 65.56% less expensive than ISP
  • 1-layover flights available

See RIX to JFK flights

Destination alternative #2: Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) in Newark, NJ

  • 56 miles (90 km) away from ISP
  • Usually 55.40% less expensive than ISP
  • 1-layover flights available

See RIX to EWR flights

Destination alternative #3: LaGuardia Airport (LGA) in New York, NY

  • 40 miles (64 km) away from ISP
  • Usually 53.69% less expensive than ISP
  • 2-layover flights available

See RIX to LGA flights

Destination alternative #4: Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) in Philadelphia, PA

  • 130 miles (209 km) away from ISP
  • Usually 7.78% less expensive than ISP
  • 1-layover flights available

See RIX to PHL flights

Destination alternative #5: Theodore Francis Green State Airport (PVD) in Providence, RI

  • 108 miles (174 km) away from ISP
  • Usually 3.06% less expensive than ISP
  • 2-layover flights available

See RIX to PVD flights

Destination alternative #6: Albany International Airport (ALB) in Albany, NY

  • 140 miles (225 km) away from ISP
  • Usually 2.50% less expensive than ISP
  • 2-layover flights available

See RIX to ALB flights

 

Flight Hacking RIX to ISP

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 ISP — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Dublin (RIX > DUB > ISP)

  • Price for both tickets: $782
  • Average savings: $478 (37.94%)

See RIX to JFK flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (RIX > JFK > ISP)

  • Price for both tickets: $802
  • Average savings: $459 (36.39%)

See RIX to DUB flights

Hack #3: Zurich (RIX > ZRH > ISP)

  • Price for both tickets: $832
  • Average savings: $428 (33.97%)

See RIX to ZRH flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Baltic, American, British Airways, CSA, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Long Island MacArthur Airport to Riga International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4160 miles or 6695 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop RIX to ISP flight is about 8 hour 28 minutes.

How many flights go between Riga and Islip, NY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 10 available flights from RIX to ISP.

 

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 ISP
Destination airport name Long Island MacArthur Airport
City Islip, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 40.8
Longitude -73.1

 

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