airBaltic to launch flights from Riga to Lviv

posted on 2nd November 2018 by Justin Burns
airBaltic to launch flights from Riga to Lviv

Latvian airline airBaltic will launch a new direct four-weekly Bombardier Q400 NextGen service from Riga to Lviv, Ukraine, on 1 April, 2019.

The new summer seasonal flights will offer convenient connections between the two cities. It will be already the third airBaltic destination in Ukraine in addition to Kiev and Odessa.

airBaltic chief executive officer, Martin Gauss said: “By launching new flights from Riga to Lviv, we continue to expand our summer route map and offer more travel opportunities to our passengers. Lviv is one of the most important economic and cultural centres of Ukraine located near the picturesque eastern Carpathian Mountains.”

airBaltic serves over 70 destinations from Riga, Tallinn and Vilnius. For summer 2019, it has introduced three new destinations from Tallinn to Malaga, Brussels and Copenhagen. In addition, next summer it will launch a new direct route connecting Riga and Stuttgart.