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Riga International Airport

Riga International Airport (RIX)


The airport is situated six miles (10km) from Riga.

Getting to the city

Bus 22 has a direct service between the airport and the city centre; the bus stop is located opposite the terminal behind the car park. Minibus 322 is a faster service connecting the airport to the city centre. Some hotels provide their own shuttle services. Taxis are also available outside the terminal building, taking approximately 15 minutes to the city centre.


GMT +2 (GMT +3 from the last Sunday in March to the last Sunday in October).


Tel: +371 29 311 187

Car rental

Car rental companies include well-known names such as Avis, Budget, Sixt and Europcar, and can be found in the Arrivals sector E.

Airport Taxis

Taxis are also available outside the terminal building, and take approximately 15 minutes to the city centre.

Transfer between terminals

The terminals are all accessible on foot.


Facilities include banks and currency exchange bureaux, duty-free shopping, restaurants and cafes, left luggage, a pharmacy, a spa, barber, and a variety of shops. Facilities for those with special needs are good and passengers should notify their airline about their requirements before travel.


Parking is available in the short-term car park (P1) or in one of two long-term car parks (P3 and P4) situated within a few minutes' walking distance from the airport terminal. Short-term parking is situated in front of the terminal building and costs €2 for the first 30 minutes. Long-term parking costs around €4.50 per day.



Airlines from this airport include Aeroflot, airBaltic, Finnair, LOT Polish Airlins, Lufthansa, Norwegian Air Shuttle, Ryanair, Scandinavian Airlines, SmartLynx Airlines, Turkish Airlines, Utai, Uzbekistan Airways, and Wizz Air.


WiFi is available free of charge.

Riga International Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.