To plan a journey using public transport in Riga, check with this site
On December 26, all countries will be welcomed at Kipsala. See details here
On December 28, the welcome points are different for each country The place for English-speaking countries, Scandinavia and Finland is here.
Arrival by plane
In Riga airport, there will be a first welcome point, where a team will give you information to help you find your country’s welcome place. They will also give you transport tickets so that you can travel free of cost to the welcome place on public transport.
Arrival by other means of transport (train, scheduled buses, car, boat)
Go directly to your country’s welcome place.
Delays: If you encounter a problem on the way and are likely to arrive late (after 12 noon on 28 December) please let us know as soon as possible on +371 67 660 877
Temporary accommodation before and after the meeting
If you arrive by plane before the meeting begins (25 December for those who come to help from 26 onwards, 27 December for the others) or if you leave after 1 January, please try to find your own accommodation for the night you arrive, or the night before you leave. If you cannot, the meetings team will provide simple temporary accommodation (sports hall floor or classroom) with limited space. It will not be available before 25 December or after 2 January.
If you have found your own accommodation for those nights, please change your arrival date on the online registration form to 26 or 28 December as appropriate.
The address of the temporary accommodation for the night of 25 to 26 December is Rīgas Valsts 2.ģimnāzija, Krišjāņa Valdemāra iela 1.. You may go there from 9pm onwards and the next morning go to the welcome place for your country.
The address of the temporary accommodation for the night of 27 to 28 December is: Mežciema pamatskola
Hipokrāta iela 28.. You may go there from 9pm onwards and the next morning go to the welcome place for your country.
Do not plan to leave before 4pm on 1 January.