Useful to know

Tourism 

Jelgava Regional Tourism Centre offers information and help to tourists who are looking to see more of Jelgava City, Jelgava County and Ozolnieki County. There are also several tourism agencies in the city which will be more than happy to arrange  your tour.

 
Transportation 
Public transport in Jelgava is made convenient for everyone. Commuting to Riga is easier than ever. Owing to well developed train system and taxi network you can get anywhere at any time.
 
Finances 
For your convenience, we have provided currency rates that are updated daily and here you can also find addresses of cash points in Jelgava.
When around the city, you can settle financial issues in one of many branches of various banks, however, have no doubt - most of the shops accept all classical credit cards.
 
Emergency and information 
In Latvia just as in the whole EU the universal emergency number is 112. But paralel to thet there are also individual emergency numbers for every department which connect you directly. You can call Fire and rescue service by dialling 01, the general telephone number for police is 02, and the medical care service can be reached by calling 03. However, local telephone numbers are at your service as well in case you need some help, information or want to report some failure.
 
Communications
Owing to Internet and telecommunications all the world is within a hand's reach. In Jelgava you will find both classical communication means - post offices and modern means for exchanging information - Internet and wi-fi.
 
Public order 
This selection is meant to provide you with tips and pieces of advice, accompanied by laws and rules that need to be osberved when staying in Jelgava or visiting any other place in Latvia.
 
Links and useful web resources 
Discover the very beauty of Latvia, explore history and facts, find detailed information about traveling and sightseeing.
 
 
Local weather
The actual weather in Jelgava is shown on the left side of the homepage of portal Jelgava.lv.