The cheapest times to fly from RIX to MLA are

  • August 20th to October 14th
  • October 29th to March 18th (except the weeks of December 17th 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 MLA is mid January. Prices can be as high as $395 for Saturday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $85 for Thursday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Malta

Flying from Riga (RIX) to Malta (MLA) will usually cost between $108 to $321 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 $160. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $291. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $131 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $221 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RIX to MLA flight.

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

RIX to MLA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the RIX to MLA 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 $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday 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 $83 (31%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $174. Return trip prices are from the MLA 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 MLA can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 43 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from RIX to MLA? 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, Air Serbia, Alitalia, Austrian, Belavia, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, CSA, Finnair, Iberia, JAL, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Norwegian, Norwegian Air International, Ryanair, SAS, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1521 miles or 2448 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop RIX to MLA flight is about 3 hour 43 minutes.

How many flights go between Riga and Malta?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 53 available flights from RIX to MLA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeRIX
Origination airport nameRiga International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeMLA
Destination airport nameLuqa International Airport


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