Expats in Riga magazine explores the city with the bike. Here are the tips on how to get home if you have managed to drive too far from it!
Living in the centre opposite to living in Riga outskirts have pros and cons like a traffic outside versus a need to use public transportation to get to the city centre. Of course, you can prefer a bicycle as an alternative, especially in the warm season. But what if you get tired or are even exhausted after a long ride, say to Jūrmala and back? There are good news! You can use public transportation and carry your bicycle with you without any extra luggage cost. Such rules are in force for the Rīgas satiksme public transport. According to these, it is allowed to take the bicycles inside the public transport in Riga, locating them in a way that these do not disturb other passengers, do not damage the vehicle, and do not move.
Enjoy the riding!