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Riga - Driving Directions

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From Riga:

You start at Marijas iela (P4) and head towards Kalpaka bulvaris for 173 yd.

Leave Marijas iela (P4) and turn left into Kalpaka bulvaris. Stay on for 1111 yd.

Leave Kalpaka bulvaris and turn left into Krisjana Valdemara iela. Stay on for 711 yd.

Leave Krisjana Valdemara iela and head straightforward onto Vansu tilts. Stay on for 677 yd.

Leave Vansu tilts and head straightforward onto Krisjana Valdemara iela. Stay on for 1240 yd.

Leave Krisjana Valdemara iela and head straightforward onto Kalnciema iela. Stay on for 1.07 ml.

Leave Kalnciema iela and head straightforward onto Lielirbes iela. Stay on for 1.06 ml.

Leave Lielirbes iela and head straightforward onto Karla Ulmana gatve (A10). Stay on for 1.01 ml.

Leave Karla Ulmana gatve (A10) and turn right into P133. Sta

Follow the P133 for 1.14 ml.

Leave P133 and turn right into . Stay on for 160 yd.

You have arrived at your destination - Riga airport.

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Riga - Public Transport

City Buses

Bus No.22, which leaves from Abrenes Street, has direct services between the airport and the city centre. You will get out straight at the terminal on the 2nd level. To get on the bus at the airport look for bus stop located opposite the terminal behind the car park.

Frequency 10 - 30 minutes, journey time about 30 minutes. Fare 0.20 LVL.

Bus No.22A - express service - connects the airport with the centre of Riga (bus stop "Katedrale", Brivibas Blvd.), fare 0.25 LVL.

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Several hotels provide shuttle service to and from the airport.



The airport has signed contract on taxi services with Riga Taxi Park. The company office is located on the 1st level of arrival area. Working hours adjusted to flight schedule.

Telephone +(371) 7207509. Journey time to the centre of the city is 15 minutes. Charge 1.50 LVL plus 0.50 per kilometre. Getting to the centre of the city would cost about 8 LVL.

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Riga - Car Parking


Long-term Car Park is located 400 meters away from the terminal close to the highway.

Parking Rates:

up to 2 days - 3.50 LVL for each 24 hours; from 3 to 10 days - 3.00 LVL for each 24 hours; from 11th day - 2.00 LVL for each 24 hours.

P1 (short-term)

Short-term Car Park is located right opposite the terminal building.

Short-Term Parking Rates:

to 2 hours - 0.50 LVL for each 20 minutes; 3 - 24 hours - 1.00 LVL for each hour; first 24 hours - 14.00 LVL; from day 2 to 7- 5.00 LVL per day; each additional 24 - hour period - 2.00 LVL.

You can choose to pay to operator or at the automatic paystation.


Parking area P3 with 350 parking spaces is also available at the airport. It is located opposite Aviation Museum - driving to the airport turn right before the terminal.

Parking Rates:

day 1 to day 3:

1/2 hour in the first 2 hours 0.40 LVL; 1 hour starting from the 3rd hour 0.10 LVL;

but not more than 3.00 LVL per day.

From day 4

1 hour - 0.10 LVL

Monthly pass 40 LVL

Car rental companies "Avis", "Budget", "Europcar", "Hertz", "National", "Sixt" park cars in this parking area.

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Riga - Intra Terminal Transfer

The terminal and car parks are situated close enough together for passengers to go between them on foot.

Next: Riga Car Hire »

Riga - Car Hire

Rent a Car

The agencies of well-known and local car rental companies are located on the 1st level of the terminal in Arrivals 1 and Arrivals 2. Working hours adjusted to flight schedule. Cars are located in Car park P 3.


Office in Arrivals 1. Phone: (+371) 7 207 353



Office in Arrivals 1. Phone:(+371) 7 207 327



Office in Arrivals 1. Phone: (+371) 7 207 825



Office in Arrivals 1. Phone: (+371) 7 207 980



Office in Arrivals 1. Phone: (+371) 7 207 710



Office in Arrivals 1.



Office in Arrivals 1. Phone: (+371) 7 207 121



Office in Arrivals 2. Phone: (+371) 7 222 224, e-mail: l-auto@ inbox.lv



Office in Arrivals 2. Phone: (+371) 7 224 442, e-mail: silver@ apollo.lv



Office in Arrivals 2. Phone (+371) 7 227 753, (+371) 26 164 488, e-mail: rent@ transporent.lv


Add Car Rental

Add Car service at Air Baltic ticket office. Phone (+371) 26 589 674.


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Riga - Info And Helpdesks

Airport info line

Phone (+371) 7207009

Lost and Found Service

If your baggage has not arrived, please, contact Lost & Found Service located in the arrivals area past passport control.

Phone 7207236, 7207402; e-mail: lost.found @ riga-airport.com

Next: Riga Airport Facilities »

Riga - Airport Facilities

Welcome to Riga!

"Welcome to Riga" is a newly opened office on the 1st level of the terminal. Our friendly staff will be glad to help you from 7 a.m. to 1 a.m.

A hotel reservation can be made already before going into town. We offer apartments, hotels, hostels in different districts of Riga and Jurmala. Prices according to the category of accomodation. No service charge!

Here you can purchase cards for tourists "Riga Card" (for public transport and museums www.rigacard.lv )

We offer Phone cards to be used for calls from Lattelecom public telephones all over Latvia.

You are welcome in our office every day from 7 a.m. till 1 a.m. Telephone/fax: (371) 7207999, e-mail: welcome@ riga-airport.com




Hansabanka is open on working days between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.

Telephone: (+371) 7207991


Latekobanka currency exchange offices provide services in the Passenger zone airside. Working hours are adjusted to flight schedule.

Telephone: +(371) 7207659.

Parekss Bank

Parekss bank is open on working days between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.

Cash desk-open daily between 9 a.m. and 00:30 a.m.

Telephone: (+371) 7207572



Ecumenical chapel is situated in the new extension on the 3rd level of the terminal. You can spend time saying prayers and reading the Bible or religious literature.

Contact chaplain by phone (+371) 7207719


Eating and drinking

There are three cafes in the public area of the terminal. One is located in arrival area on the 1st level and one on the 2nd level of the terminal. The menu of those includes a variety of salad, toast, main course, coffee, tea, juices, soft and strong drinks.

Restauraunt has been opened on the third level of the terminal.


First Aid

Feeling unfit contact medical service in arrival area on the 1st level of the terminal.

Open 24 hours. Phone (+371) 7207103



For a trouble free travel mind your health insurance. Travel Insurance as well as Compulsory Motor TPL Insurance policy by BTA Insurance company

can be obtained at our office on the 2nd level of the 2nd terminal. Working hours: 5 a.m. - 1 a.m.

You can to obtain an insurance policy at Rafi Travel office on the 3rd floor of the terminal. Telephone +(371) 7068768.


Luggage storage

Luggage storage facilities are located in arrival area on the 1st level.

Open 24 hours. Charge 1 LVL per item per 24 hours.

Storage of clothing costs 0.50 LVL per item for 24 hours.

Telephone +(371) 7668253.


Postal Facilities

Post office is located in arrival area on the 1st level of the terminal. Telegrams, telephone, stamps and envelopes, registered letters and parcel post available.

Telephone (371) 7213171.



Shopping in public area:

All guests of the airport are welcome to the landside shops on the 2nd level of the terminal offering the local and foreign press, souvenirs, sweets, soft drinks, wines and other alcoholic beverages, cigarettes and other goods.

Shops in Public area

Flower Shop - For pleasure of the arriving guests choose cut flowers or bouquets in the flower shop next to taxi park. Open from 9:00 a.m. Pharmacy Pluss Punkts - Newspapers, magazines, sweets, snacks, refreshers, etc.

Shopping in passengers zone:

Duty Free

Duty-free shops are located in the departure area, airside. For arriving, departing and transit passengers presenting tickets only. Duty free shopping is available if you are traveling to destination outside the European Union.

Shops in departure area

BTV, Ltd. - perfumes & cosmetics BTV, Ltd. - wines & spirits, tobacco goods, sweets, gourmet food BTV, Ltd. - wines & spirits, cosmetics & perfumes, tobacco goods, sweets BTV, Ltd. - exclusive tobacco Baltijas imports, Ltd. - watches, jewellery, accessories FRE. E. U., Ltd. - toys & games, childrenwear FRE. E. U., Ltd. - watches, jewellery, accessories LKC, Ltd. - cameras, audio, visual & consumer electronics Mono, Ltd. - fashion & clothing, accessories Parekss Dimants, Ltd. - watches, jewellery Inflight Service Latvia, Ltd. - fashion & clothing, accessories Inflight Service Latvia, Ltd.- wines & spirits, cosmetics & perfumes, tobacco goods, sweets Inflight Service Latvia, Ltd. - wines & spirits, cosmetics & perfumes, tobacco goods, sweets NARVESEN, Ltd. - Newspapers, magazines, sweets, snacks, refreshers, etc.



Mobile Network Operator

Latvian Mobile Telephone Customer service centre is located in arrival area on the 1st level of the terminal. Open daily between 10:00 a.m. and 11:30 p.m. and between 10:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. on Sundays. Telephone +(371) 7207567, fax +(371) 7207341.

Public card telephones

Public card telephones are located throughout the terminal both on the 1st and the 2nd level. Phone cards can be obtained at our newly opened office "Welcome to Riga" on the 1st level of the terminal. Working hours: 5a.m. - 1.a.m. Tel.: 7207999, as well as at the post office and shops.


VIP service center

At VIP service center of Riga International Airport you will experience hospitality and original interior creating unique feeling of relaxation and comfort.

At the same time the surroundings will promote favourable results arranging business negotiations and meetings, completing work you have not managed before the flight or starting a new one.

The participants of the official and state visits, businessmen, well-known artists, everybody, who has used VIP service, has this experience. Further information available over the phone (+371) 7207132, fax (+371) 7207257

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Riga - Conference Facilities

Business Lounge - Solo Club

Business class passengers are welcome to Solo Club providing newspapers, international phone, fax and photocopy facilities, computers with Internet service and satellite TV. Snacks, coffee, tea, juices and soft drinks available.

Telephone +(371) 7207617.


Conference facilities

The airport provides different facilities and opportunities for business meetings, conferences or presentations. The new conference centre Horizonts offering excellent service, varied and modern equipment (laptop, multimedia projector, interactive board, overhead projector, printer, photocopier, video and audio systems and Internet connection) is located on the 3rd level of the terminal. The welcoming interior of the new conference centre Horizonts will make your work enjoyable and productive.

Relax during coffee breaks and have a lunch at "Lido" restaurant nearby.

For further information or arrangements, please, contact us on phone 7207132, fax 7207257 or e-mail VIP@ riga-airport.com.

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Riga - Handicapped Facilities

Special needs

Airline or airport staff provides personal or wheelchair assistance. Special lifts operate between the 1st and the 2nd level. All areas have specially equipped toilets.

When booking the flight passengers with special needs or persons who accompany them should inform airline representative about their requirements.

Next: Riga Wireless Lan »

Riga - Wireless Lan

Trustive provide WiFi internet access through airport.

Next: Riga Hotels »

Riga - Hotels

Radisson SAS Daugava Hotel, Riga

24 Kugu Street, LV-1048

Riga Latvia

Telephone: +371 706 1111

Fax: +371 706 1100

Reservations: (800) 333-3333 US, +353 1706 0284 (Dublin - non toll-free)

Hotel email: Info.Riga @ RadissonSAS.com

# Airport - 12 km, 15 minutes drive

# We offer a complimentary airport shuttle for guests.

Nestled on the banks of the beautiful Daugava River and overlooking the famous Old City of Riga, the Radisson SAS Daugava Hotel is a full service first class hotel that offers its guests a high standard of service and excellent accommodation.

The hotel is just a few minutes walk from corporate and government offices, and embassies and is about a 15-minute drive from the airport Our 361 rooms and suites are very well equipped and many of the rooms offer fabulous views of the Daugava River We offer Free Broadband, which includes High-Speed and Wireless (WiFi) Internet Access Guests have access to the extensive health and fitness centre with an indoor swimming pool Panorama Restaurant serves sumptuous international delicacies, while the Mediterranean restaurant, Talavera is known for its fine dining Olympic Casino is open all day, every day and has live music on certain days of the week We can accommodate a meeting for four or a banquet for 400 in our elegant and flexible conference facilities


Best Western Hotel Mara

Kalnciema iela 186

Riga, LV-1046


Tel. +371 77 02 718

Fax. +371 77 02 708

email: reserv@ hotelmara.lv

# Free airport shuttle service

Located a few minutes from the centre of beautiful downtown Riga, Best Western Hotel Mara is Latvia's only Best Western hotel.


Hotel Riga

22, Aspazijas Boulevard,

Riga, LV-1050, Latvia

Tel: +371 7044222

Fax: +371 7044223

email: info@ hotelriga.lv

# Transfer Hotel "Riga"-Airport is available for the hotel guests, as well, a minibus is at the convenience to organise trips.

Hotel "Riga" is situated in the most beautiful area - the very city centre, just opposite National Opera House and the Freedom Monument. In the 19th century it was originally a well-known hotel "Rome", built in 1878. During the war the elegant building of "Rome" was destroyed and in 1956 a completely new, grand, six-story hotel building was constructed. It was named after the capital - "Riga" - as it had to become a hospitality symbol of the city.

Next: Riga News Update »

Riga - News Update

The winner of SJSC "Riga International Airport" land lease tender in the territory of the business park is announced


On June 16, 2006 State joint-stock company "Riga International Airport" announced Land Lease Tender in the Territory of the Business Park.

14 applicants received Tender Regulation, and two submitted their proposals.

On 28 September, 2006 Tender Commission passed a resolution on the successful tenderer - SIA "EBO International", which submitted a land lease proposal for all four plots.

On November 3, 2006 State joint-stock company "Riga International Airport" and SIA EBO International" signed an agreement based on the detailed planning for construction of 3, 3+ and 4 star hotels, office buildings, conference and exhibition centre, park and green area in the period of 3-5 years of total area 21 hectare.

Thus, the airport will become not only the point of crossing Latvia's border, but also an important social centre.

Sorting complex of "Latvia Post" and cargo centres have already been built in the territory of the business park, and currently "SAS Flight Academy" building and "Preses Nams" production and logistics complexes are being constructed.

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