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Free Riga public transport during Midsummer celebrations

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Baltic news, News from Latvia, BNN-NEWS.COM, BNN-NEWS.RUDuring Līgo and Jāņi days (Latvian midsummer celebrations) – June 23 and June 24, Riga public transport will run according to the weekend schedule and it will be free of charge. However, this does not apply to night routes and Retro tram, according to Rīgas Satiksme.

Just like in 2010, also this year additional runs will be organized on June 23 and 24 every half an hour in the following tram routes – 4., 5., 6., 7., 10. and 11.; trolley bus routes 9., 14., 15., 17., 18., 22. and 27.; bus routes 1., 3., 11., 18., (12.,23.,26.combined route), 24., 25., 37., 40., 50., 51. and 53.

Similalry, also parking space, except in Old Riga, managed by Rīgas Satiksme will be free of charge on June 23 and 24.

Night runs will be organized from June 22 to June 23, June 24 to June 25 and June 25 to June 26, not running in the night from June 23 to June 24, as additional runs are planned throughout the night.

Retro tram will run not only as usually on Saturdays and Sundays (June 25 and June 26) but also during Summer Solstice celebrations on June 23 and June 24.


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