Public transportation services in Jelgava are provided by Jelgavas Autobusu Parks Ltd. (Jelgava Bus Fleet). The company manages public transportation with buses and small-capacity buses; however, it is possible to rent different means of transport.
Bus – EUR 1
Jelgava Bus Fleet
62 Meiju Road, Jelgava, LV-3007
Tel.: +371 28008044
Fax: +371 63045848
You can get a taxi either by calling to one of the following numbers or by catching one the street or in parking lots.
Jelgava Taxi Service
47 Dobeles Street, Jelgava, LV-3001
Tel.: +371 63083200
Train is one of the most important means of transport for passenger carriage from Jelgava to Riga and vice versa. There are regular trains from both cities, approximately once in an hour (except for night time from 24:00 to 5:00). The price for one-way ticket is EUR 2,05.
It is also possible to take train to Liepāja.
Jelgava - Riga
Riga - Jelgava
Jelgava - Liepāja
Liepāja – Jelgava
Jelgava Railway Station
1 Stacijas Street, Jelgava, LV-3001
Tel.: +371 63096114
Intercity traffic between Jelgava and Riga is very active. Small capacity buses leave stations every 15 minutes and the ticket costs LVL 2,30.
Jelgava – Riga
Riga – Jelgava
Jelgava Bus Station
26 Pasta Street, Jelgava, LV-3001
Tel.: +371 63022639
Riga International Bus Station
1 Prāgas Street, Riga, LV-1050
Tel.: +371 90000009 (toll – LVL 0,25 per minute)
The closest airport to Jelgava is Riga International Airport. To get to the airport by public transport you must take the intercity bus to Riga International Coach Terminal and from there find the Central Station (Centrālā stacija) bus stop and take No. 22 bus (for more info check out: www.rigassatiksme.lv/en).
Riga International Airport
Airport "Rīga" 10/1, Mārupe parish, Rīga district, LV-1053
Tel.: +371 67207009
Fax: +371 67211767