Riga International Airport Guide
- Full name: Riga International Airport
- Location: The airport is situated eight miles (13km) southwest of Riga.
- Time: GMT +2 (GMT +3 from the last Sunday in March to the last Sunday in October).
Tel: +371 720 7009.
- Transfer 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. Bus 22A is an express service connecting the airport to the city centre and centrally located hotels, but some hotels provide their own shuttle services. Taxis are also available outside the terminal building, taking approximately 15 minutes to the city centre, and costing upwards of €11.
- Car rental:
Car rental companies include well-known names like Avis, Budget, Sixt and Europcar and can be found in the Arrivals sector E.
Facilities include banks and currency exchange bureaux, duty-free shopping, restaurants and cafes, left luggage, a pharmacy 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 (P2 and P3) situated within a few minutes' walking distance from the airport terminal. Short-term parking is situated in front of the terminal building and costs €1.50 for the first 30 minutes. Long-term parking costs €4 per day.
- Departure tax: None.
- Website: www.riga-airport.com