OREANDA-NEWS. The Latvian airline airBaltic will launch a new route between Riga and Salzburg on 26 December 2015. The new route will offer excellent escapes for winter holidaymakers.

Christophe Viatte, Chief Commercial Officer of airBaltic: "The new route will offer excellent opportunities for winter travellers both to the Alps and to Riga, the most vibrant city in the Baltic region".

airBaltic will fly from Riga to Stockholm Bromma airport five times weekly. Passengers will board aBombardier Q400 NextGen aircraft for a flight that will last 1 hour and 10 minutes. One-way ticket prices will start at EUR 35, including airport fees and transaction costs.

airBaltic serves over 60 destinations from its home base in Riga, Latvia. From every one of these locations,airBaltic offers convenient connections via Riga to its network spanning Europe, Scandinavia, Russia, CIS and the Middle East. In addition, airBaltic also offers new direct flights from Tallinn and Vilnius.