Riga airport (RIX)

Location details, contact information, airlines, departure and arrival flight status, transportation, facilities and services, parking, special passenger amenities, nearby hotels and answers to passengers' frequently asked questions.


 Passenger Guide

Riga International Airport, opened in October 1974, is the largest in Latvia. It operates international flights to several destinations in Europe and the Middle East.

Official Website: riga-airport.com

Number of Terminals - 1 - Open 24 hours a day.

Annual passenger traffic: 5.4 million passengers went through it in 2022.

Tel: +371 2931 1817 - FACEBOOK

Information desks are available along the first and second floors, plus a tourist information office in Arrivals area E.


Riga Airport is located 13 km (8 miles) west of the city, in the Municipality of Mārupe.

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Car rental agencies

Offices in Arrivals Sector E, on the first floor of the terminal.

  1. Avis/Budget (Tel +371 2707 2420 - Monday to Friday from 8:30 am to 0:00 am, weekends from 9:30 am to 0:00 am)
  2. Enterprise (Tel +371 2933 8899 - 8:00 am to 11:00 pm)
  3. Europcar (Tel +371 2922 2637 - 9:00 am to 11:00 pm)
  4. Green Motion (Tel +371 2706 9670 - 24 hours a day)
  5. Hertz (Tel +371 6722 4223 - 8:00 am to 0:00 am)
  6. Sixt (Tel +371 6720 7121 - 8:00 am to 0:00 am)
  7. TopRent (Tel +371 2866 0022)

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Parking services at Riga airport (RIX)

There are three 24-hour parking areas within walking distance of the terminal. Payment can be made at the exit of each sector or in Arrivals Halls C and E. Prices

P1 - Short-stay parking directly in front of the main building. There is no charge for the first 10 minutes.
P3 & P4 - Long stay spaces 5-7 minutes from the terminal. With electric vehicle charging stations and free transfer on request to and from the main building (Tel +371 2028 3380).

Facilities for passengers with special needs

There are reserved parking spaces, ramps, adapted toilets, wheelchairs, accessible counters and lifts. Passengers requiring special assistance are advised to contact their airline or travel agent at least 48 hours in advance.


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Latest updates: August 18, 2023