From 2010 January there was an update in the traffic regulation in the Old Town of Riga.
There is also a weight-based access regulation in Riga for freight vehicles over 5 tonnes on specified streets and periods.
Vehicles can only enter Old Town at certain limited times.
Pedestrian and cycling area
lila – pedestrian and cycling area
green arrows: driving directions
The affected area:
11. novembra krastmalu, 13. janvāra ielu, Aspazijas bulvāri, Zigfrīda Annas Meierovica bulvāri, Torņa ielu, Pils ielu un Krišjāņa Valdemāra ielu.
Yes, are affected.
No access from 12:00 - 06:00 Monday to Saturday and 14:00 - 06.00 Sunday and holidays.
The following vehicles can enter and park in the Old Town pedestrian and bicycle area:
- town vehicles
- vehicles providing goods and services in the Old Town area
They can enter the area only on weekdays between 06:00 - 12:00 and on weekends and holidays between 06:00 – 14:00, provided that there is no other route available, pedestrians have priority, the gross vehicle weight over five tonnes and the vehicle is parked for no longer than one hour in the places marked with blue on the map above.
Gājēju un velosipēdistu ielas