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Airports in Latvia

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; minibuses operated by RÄ«gas Mikroautobusu Satiksme are known to be the most comfortable and efficient. 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

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

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