Latvian airline airBaltic announces extension of the operating season of its flights from Riga to Athens, Greece and Reykjavik, Iceland. Flights to Reykjavik will be operated until January 31, 2020 and restart on March 3, 2020, but the flights from Riga to Athens will continue until December 1, 2019 and restart on March 4, 2020.
Martin Gauss, Chief Executive Officer of airBaltic: "We see a growing demand from our passengers for flights to Athens and Reykjavik thus we have now extended the operating season on these routes. This is all possible thanks to continuous introduction of more state-of-the-art Airbus A220-300 aircraft on airBaltic fleet."
During the mentioned season, airBaltic will fly from Riga to Reykjavik two times per week, with passengers boarding an Airbus A220-300 aircraft for a flight that will last 3 hours and 55 minutes. Meanwhile, airBaltic will fly from Riga to Athens two times per week, with passengers boarding an Airbus A220-300 aircraft for a flight that will last 3 hours and 10 minutes.
airBaltic serves over 80 destinations from Riga, Tallinn and Vilnius, offering the largest variety of destinations and convenient connections via Riga to its network spanning Europe, Scandinavia, the CIS and the Middle East.