Riga International (RIX)

  • Distance to Riga city center: 9 km (5
  • Low cost carriers served: 3
  • Website: riga-airport.com

About this airport

Riga International Airport is the largest airport in the Baltic States and serves Riga, the capital city of Latvia.


Riga International Airport is located 13 km southwest of Riga.


• Bus: Direct service between the airport and Riga's city center is provided by Bus #22. The bus arrives every ten to 30 minutes. Bus #22A connects the airport to the Riga city center as well, but provides a faster express service. Additional information on bus lines and schedules can be found on the website.

• Taxi: Taxis are outside the terminal building. The journey to the center of the city is approximately 15 minutes. It is highly recommended that the fare be agreed upon with the driver before the ride.


In the airport there are multiple shops (including duty-free), restaurants, banks, a post office, and a currency exchange. The airport also has Wi-Fi Internet access. Other facilities include a chapel. Airport tours are also given for those interested.

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