airBaltic to Launch Riga – Almaty

Eleanor Steed
By Eleanor Steed January 29, 2018 15:00

airBaltic to Launch Riga – Almaty

Latvian airline, airBaltic, will launch a new summer seasonal route between Riga and Almaty in Kazakhstan on April 29, 2018.

Martin Gauss, CEO of airBaltic: “We are now the first Northern European airline to launch direct flights to Almaty, which is a vibrant city in the heart of Kazakhstan. Riga – Almaty will be the second longest flight on our network. We are delighted to offer our European passengers a new and exciting destination in CIS as well to improve connectivity between the Baltics, Europe and Scandinavia for travelers from Kazakhstan.”

airBaltic will fly from Riga to Almaty 3 flights weekly. Passengers will board a Bombardier CS300 aircraft for a flight that will last approximately 5 hours and 15 minutes.

Eleanor Steed
By Eleanor Steed January 29, 2018 15:00