Latvia Customs, Currency & Airport Tax regulations summary

Customs, Currency & Airport tax

All about Latvia
Capital city: Riga
Currency: Euro (EUR)
Local time: GMT + 2
Telephone code: + 371
Bank: Closed on Saturday and Sunday.


Customs Rules

Import regulations:

Free import to passengers arriving with goods purchased within the EU which are for personal use only:1. tobacco products:- 800 cigarette... More information

Arms and Ammunition regulations:

Guns are permitted only if passenger holds import permission from Latvian Police department.Prohibited:... More information

Additional Information on regulations:

Pieces of art older than 50 years must hold permission from Latvian authorities. Pets must hold veterinarian documents.... More information

Export regulations:

Prohibited: - narcotics; and- guns, unless holding a Latvian Police Department's permission.... More information


Cats and dogs are subject to Regulation (EC) No. 998/2003 and Regulation (EU) 576/2013 . Birds are subject to Decision (EC) No. 25/2007.F... More information

Baggage Clearance regulations:

Baggage is cleared at the first airport of entry in Latvia.Exempt: baggage of transit passengers with a destination outside... More information

Airport Embarkation Tax

No airport tax is levied on passengers upon embarkation at the airport. ... More information

Currency regulations

Currency Import regulations: Same regulations as for export apply.... More information

Learn all about regulations for your destination country. From airport tax to be paid on departure, to importing pets, as well as rules on how much currency you may bring into and out of a country.