The airport is located in the centre of Latvia, close to the coast. It is the busiest airport in the Baltic states. The headquarters of Latvian flag carrier Air Baltic is located on the grounds of Riga Airport.
Where is Riga Airport situated?
Riga Airport is located west of Riga, the capital of Latvia. The airport is accessible via the national road A10 (E22).
How many terminals does Riga Airport have?
The airport consists of one terminal and two concourses. The boarding gates can be found in sectors B and C. There are two Arrivals halls at Riga Airport, known as Arrivals sector E (Arrivals from Schengen zone) and Arrivals sector C (Arrivals from non-Schengen zone).
Source of image: Riga Airport
The distance from Riga Airport to the centre of Riga is 10 kilometres. By car, it takes 20 minutes to get to the centre of Riga.
From RIX Airport to Riga City centre by Car
It is possible to travel to and from Riga Airport by public transport. If you opt for public transport to and from Riga Airport you can travel by bus. Visit the Riga Airport transportation page for the possibilities.
A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Riga Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Riga is about € 20.-. Book your taxi at Riga Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.
From RIX Airport to Riga City centre by Taxi
At Riga Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Avis, Budget, Europcar, Sixt, Enterprise, Hertz and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.
At the airport
Departures and arrivals
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Which airlines fly from and to Riga Airport?
We offer you a list of airlines at Riga Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:
- Wizz Air
- Scandinavian Airlines
Hotels near the airport
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Hotels in Riga
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Things to do
It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Riga Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!
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