More than 865,000 passengers and 80 cruise ships every year
The port of Riga is a thriving passenger port. Cargo and passenger ferry traffic is provided every day and more than 80 cruise ships, representing about 30 different cruise operators, visit the port of Riga every year during the cruise season.
One of the main objectives, stipulated by the Freeport of Riga Development Program 2019-2028, is to make Riga a significant port for cruise and passenger ferries in the Baltic Sea region. In the coming years, it is planned to welcome up to 150 thousand cruise passengers and accommodate at least 150 cruise ships per year in Riga.
The port of Riga boasts an excellent infrastructure, developed in compliance with the requirements of modern passenger transport and cruise industry. The safe arrival and quality of service is provided for passenger vessels calling the port, reducing their impact on the environment and the urban ecosystem.
Passenger ships in the port
Due to Covid 19-related situation in the world, all planned cruise ship arrivals at the port of Riga have been canceled! For information about the next season please contact the Freeport of Riga Authority: info [at] rop.lv
Riga Passenger Terminal (Rīgas pasažieru termināls)
Riga Passenger Terminal, where Tallink ferries and most cruise vessels are usually berthed, is located in the center of Riga, in a 15-minute walk from Riga's Old Town with its main tourist attractions.
The following services are available at the Riga Passenger Terminal:
- Luggage storage lockers
- Size: depth 82 cm; width 42 cm; height 65 cm;
- Luggage storage: 1.00 €;
- Money exchange
- Only cash currency exchange is possible
- Money exchange operations are not possible paying with bank payment cards
- Parking directly at the terminal
- EuroPark paid parking: 12.00 € / 24h;
- Electric car charging station;
- Taxi service at the terminal
- A wheelchair-friendly taxi shall be booked in advance
- There is no ATM in the terminal.