About us

„Rīgas satiksme” was founded on February 20, 2003; its legal status is Riga municipal limited liability company. „Rīgas satiksme” is a company with share capital 100% owned by Riga city municipality. „Rīgas satiksme” owns capital shares in the following companies with share capital: SIA „Rīgas karte” (51%), SIA „Rīgas acs” (100%). The company operates in conformity with the requirements of ISO 9001:2015, ISO 45001:2018 and ISO 50001:2018 standards. At present, the company employs about 3500 people.

The general strategic goal of „Rīgas satiksme” operation is to provide public transport services within the administrative borders of Riga city, to administer and manage pay parking lots within red lines of streets in Riga city, and to participate in the maintenance and development of infrastructure of Riga’s urban transport. 

The company’s mission: to provide an affordable, reliable and sustainable public transport system, motor transportation and parking services while furthering economic growth and improvement of quality of life in Riga.

The company’s vision: a modern and socially responsible business.

The company’s values:

  • Development - sustainable development, commitment to the best possible service and environmentally friendly transport policy
  • Responsibility - quality and accountability to the customer and society
  • Safety - a positive and safe working environment for employees, taking care of employee satisfaction
  • Cooperation - honesty and loyalty, acting in accordance with the principles of the Code of Conduct

The company operates four business lines:

  • Supervision of the united public transport network 
  • Passenger transportation
  • Management of parking lots
  • Transport rent

 „Rīgas satiksme” provides:

  • 6 tram routes
  • 21 trolleybus route
  • 51 bus route

The public transport of „Rīgas satiksme” (trams, trolleybuses, buses) runs a distance of about 45 million kilometres and carries nearly 140 million passengers a year. „Rīgas satiksme” manages more than 6000 parking lots in Riga. The company also provides other services: trips in the Retro tram in summer and bicycle parking.

Awards received and proofs


Gold category award "The Sustainbility Index" 2023


Family-friendly workplace



Silver category award "The Sustainability Index" 2022



Silver category award "The Safest Company Fleet" 2021

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Silver category award "The Sustainability Index" 2021


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