Riga’s Lidosta airport is some 8km south-west of the Riga city centre. Baggage claim and customs are fairly quick. Those who need to can buy a 10-day visa on arrival at the airport for 12Ls or ˆ20.
Luggage can be stored for 0.50Ls/day.
The hotel reservation desk is in the arrivals hall.
Getting to town is quick and convenient.
Taxis wait outside the arrivals hall.
Riga Airport - Riga Center -- 6.00 Ls
Riga Airport - Jurmala -- 9.00 Ls
Riga - Jurmala -- 13.00 Ls
A typical ride to Old Riga or the city centre should take 10 minutes.
For buses, exit the arrivals hall and walk across the parking lot to find the bus stop and schedule. Bus N°22 goes to the city centre (Strelnieku laukums and the train station) every 20 minutes. Express bus N°22A departs for the Orthodox Cathedral on an erratic timeframe