AZAL and airBaltic to operate joint flights to Riga

AZAL and airBaltic to operate joint flights to Riga

AZAL and airBaltic to operate joint flights to Riga

The FINANCIAL -- Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) and Latvian airBaltic will begin operating joint flights on Baku-Riga-Baku route from May 29, 2016.

According to the code-share agreement, airBaltic flights on this air line will be operated under the codes of both airlines.

Direct flights from Riga to Baku will be operated every week on Wednesdays and Sundays. Return flights from Baku to Riga will depart on Mondays and Thursdays.

Departure from Heydar Aliyev International Airport  - at 07:05 in the morning (Baku time), arrival at Riga International Airport - at 09:15 local time. Departure from Riga - at 23:55 local time, arrival in Baku - at 05:50 in the morning (Baku time).

Air ticket price of Baku-Riga-Baku flight starts from 314 euro, according to AZAL.

Latvia’s capital Riga is the largest city in the Baltic States and a major tourist center of the country. Old Town, Lido entertainment center and other interesting sights of Riga attracts thousands of tourists from different countries each year.

Flights to Riga will be operated with comfortable Boeing-737 airliners, which have economy and business class cabins.