…50 years together
This year the biggest coach terminal in Latvia is celebrating its 50th anniversary.
It was built and put in comission in the year 1964. JSC „Riga International Coach Station” is the biggest in Latvia, it is located in the heart of the city, between the Riga canal and the railway.
The coach terminal has 33 platforms, where approach and depart approximately 420 coaches to other cities and towns of Latvia as well as to major European cities, this way serving 2.3 million passangers per year.
Today „Riga Internation Coach Terminal” is one of the most important transport centres in the country. It has become a modern transfer and complex service station in the chain of European passenger transportation.
Since 2004 a supervision system according to standard LVS EN ISO 9001:2009 requirements has been introduced and certified and has been successfully applied till nowadays, thus improving the quality provision level.
Since September of 2014 at „ The Kids Gallery of Art”, which is located in the waiting area of the Coach Terminal, a special exposition of the students of Academy of Art has been available. It was named after J. Anmanis “My favorite Fairy Tale” and it has been dedicated to the 50th anniversary of JSC “Riga International Coach Terminal”. The exhibition will be available till December 2014.
Radio Theater of Latvia has also celebrated the 50th anniversary of the evening programme „Good night”. Having been supported by JSC “Riga International Coach Terminal”, anniversary album “Good Night” was released, containing fairy tales written in the period from 1964 to 2014. JSC “Riga International Coach Terminal” gives the joy of listening of fairy tales not only to those people who are close, but also to those whose life turned different. The albums will be donated to Latvian orphanages as a guide to the children on the way to their dream world.
JSC “Riga International Coach Terminal” successful development would not be possible without partners, passengers and professional employees.
Celebrating 50th anniversary, “ Coach Terminal” is grateful to everyone for long and productive cooperation over the years.
Thank you everyone who is happy with us on this important day!