Car rental at the Riga International Airport
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At the Riga International Airport we recommend the following car hire offers

from 33 £ per day
Basic package

Good offers for a small budget

Mini
e.g. Volkswagen up!
5 Days from 15.08 - 20.08.2024
Example vehicle
from 34 £ per day
Economy

Small, agile and economical - that's all it takes!

e.g. Skoda Fabia
5 Days from 15.08 - 20.08.2024
Example vehicle
from 41 £ per day
All-round carefree package

This way nothing can go wrong - carefree and all inclusive!

Mini
e.g. Volkswagen up!
5 Days from 15.08 - 20.08.2024
Example vehicle

As the largest airport in the Baltic states, Riga International Airport is your gateway to the Latvian capital and beyond. With numerous facilities, easy accessibility, and essential services, it provides a smooth start to your journey.

Transportation: Car Hire at Riga International Airport

Upon arriving, you'll find several car rental companies right within the airport premises. Companies such as Avis, Europcar, and SIXT have their counters located in the arrivals sector of the airport. You're sure to find the perfect vehicle to suit your needs and budget.

Recommended Car Classes:

Here are the top picks for driving in Riga:

  • Economy: Ideal for city driving, parking and fuel efficiency.
  • Compact: A little more space without sacrificing maneuverability.
  • SUV: Perfect for families or friends travelling together. More luggage space and enhanced comfort.

On the Road: From Riga International Airport to the city centre

With your rental car, getting to the city centre is a breeze. Just 10 km away, you can reach Riga downtown in about 15 to 20 minutes via the A10/E22 road. Remember, unlike in the UK, traffic drives on the right in Latvia!

Plan Your Pit Stops: Upcoming petrol stations

Before you hit the road, make sure to fill up your tank! There are two petrol stations near the airport - "Neste" and "Circle K", both are just a short drive from the airport main exit.

Practical Information

Currency

Latvia uses the Euro (€). Numerous ATMs and currency exchange facilities are available at the airport and throughout Riga.

Climate

Contrasting the UK's climate, Latvia enjoys a continental climate with cold winters and warm summers. Pack accordingly!

Nearby Cities to Explore

The strategic location of Riga makes it an excellent starting point for exploring other cities in Latvia, including Jurmala, Sigulda and Cesis. And with your rental car, these fascinating destinations are just a short drive away!

That's all you need to know to kick start your Latvian adventure. Pick up your rental car at Riga International Airport and let your journey begin!

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