Riga 2014 Accomodation and Travel Info

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Venue: Lāčplēša Iela 24, floor 6

Currency: EUR

Reaching Riga city centre from Riga airport

Riga airport is located 9 km from the centre of Riga.

You can use one of the options for reaching city centre: bus, taxi-bus „Airport Express” or taxi.

Bus Nr. 22 goes from 5.45 to 24.00 every 15-20 min (it takes about 30 min). The ticket will cost EUR 1.20 directly in the bus.

For taxi-bus „Airport Express” the ticket will cost EUR 5,00 directly in the bus (it is possible also pay by card).

Taxi will cost approximately EUR 12-17 (it takes about 15-20 min).

Public transport tickets in Riga

Single-trip ticket costs EUR 1.20 – pay the driver.

You can buy also 1-day ticket or 3-day ticket (EUR 2.50 and EUR 7.00) at information centre at the airport, ticket machines or in “ Narvesen”.

You can check bus, tram or trolleybus routes and timetables at: http://saraksti.rigassatiksme.lv/index.html#riga/en

Accommodation

There are some hotels that are close to the venue (but you can find more here):

B&B Krisjanis and Gertrude

Art Hotel Laine

Alice

Riga Barona Street Apartments

Weather forecast

Normally, June is characterized by gradually rising daily high temperatures, around 21°C throughout the month, exceeding 26°C or dropping below 15°C only one day in ten.

In June rainy days are often and we suggest you having an umbrella.

For more info about Riga please contact Dr Maija Kokare: maijakokare@epic-international.org  +371 29139346

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