Riga city and other destinations are located not far from the airport. It takes only 15-20 minutes to get into the city center by taxi. Taxi tariffs are published on the passenger side door of each taxi cab. Avarage cost per trip to Riga city center is EUR 10-15.
Bus N.22 has direct services between the airport and the city centre. Bus stop is located opposite the terminal next to the car park P1. It takes around 30 minutes to get into the city centre. There are two tickets options:
Riga International Airport is located 10 km west of Latvia’s capital city. The airport has a single terminal with three levels.
Level 1 houses Schengen and non-Schengen departures and arrivals with security and passport controls. Gates A1-A4 (A1-A2), B1 and B10-8- B19 (Schengen) and C1-C4 and D2 and D3 C9-C21(non-Schengen) are on this level.
Level 2 is check-in, security and passport control, and Schengen and non-Schengen departures Gates B2-B8 7. A gateway that connects to Gates C1-C6 (Schengen) and C7-C8 (non-Schengen) is in the new Northern Pier on this level at the end of the hallway.
Level 3 houses airline offices, LIDO Restaurant & Bar, a chapel and Schengen Business lounge.
Primeclass Business Lounge
Terminal C, after security, in the non-Schengen area, next to the elevator
Terminal E, after security, in the Schengen departures sector, level 3
Hours: 05:00-23:00 daily
Seperate dedicated terminal building. Service must be booked before.
You will find car officies in the arrivals area, sector E, provided by 4 companies: Sixt, Europcar, Avis and Budget.
You can book a car at the airport, or save money by booking online before you travel.
Showers are availabe in the following lounge:
Primeclass Business Lounge, Terminal E, after security, in the Schengen departures sector (on the way to the new North Pier), next to transfer desk
An elevator or stairs are available to level 3
Hours: 5:00-23:00 daily
Lockers are available in the arrivals sector E on the first floor.
Cost: around EUR 1.50 for up to 8 hours.
Besides, there is a cloakroom where you can leave your coats.
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