Public transport in and around Riga

Timetables, fares and purchase information for public transport and trains in and around Riga
November 5, 2019, 15:14

Tram, trolley and bus

Timetables, fares and purchase information are available in Latvian, Russian and English online at This website provides information on the price of tickets and where they can be purchased. Even though tickets can be purchased from the driver and costs EUR 2,00 for one ride, it is cheaper to purchase the ticket ("E-talons") at kiosks and shops for EUR 1,15 for one ride. "E-talons" can be used on all "Rigas satiksme" buses, trolleys and trams, and is a easy way to pay for public transportation services in the city. 

It is also possible to purchase a 24-hour ticket for EUR 5,00; 3-day ticket for EUR 10,00; 5-day ticket for EUR 15,00.

Transit bus Nr. 22 operates between Riga International Airport and the city center.


Rail transport

You can also get around Riga by rail and it costs EUR 0,70 for one ride within city limits.

Route map of rail transportation within Riga city limits and timetables are available online at (in Latvian, English, Russian), 

It is also easy to reach the coastal town of Jūrmala as well as Sigulda and Cēsis, and Valmiera that are located 50 km to 100 km from Riga.