Riga–Daugavpils Railway

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Riga–Daugavpils Railway
Overview
Termini Riga Central Station
Daugavpils Station
Operation
Opened 1861[1]
Operator(s) Latvian Railways, Belarusian Railway
Technical
Line length 218 km (135 mi)[2]
Track gauge 1,524 mm (5 ft)
Route map
0 Riga Central Station
 towards Lugaži
2 Vagonu Parks
 towards Riga Preču
4 Jāņavārti
6 Daugmale
8 Šķirotava
 towards Riga Preču
10 Gaisma
11 Rumbula
13 Dārziņi
16 Dole
18 Salaspils
 E77
23 Saulkalne
28 Ikšķile
33 Jaunogre
34 Ogre
35 Pārogre
39 Ciemupe
45 Ķegums
 Lielvārde Air Base
51 Lielvārde
56 Kaibala
62 Jumprava
66 Dendrārijs
72 Skrīveri
78 Muldakmens
82 Aizkraukle
94 Koknese
102 Alotene
 E22
112 Pļaviņas
 towards Gulbene
 E22
121 Ozolsala
 towards Jelgava
129 Krustpils
 towards Rēzekne
138 Asote
146 Trepe
158 Līvāni
169 Jersika
179 Sergunta
186 Nīcgale
192 Ruži
198 Vabole
203 Līksna
 E262
212 Mežciems
218 Daugavpils
 to Indra, Rēzekne and Kurcums

The Riga–Daugavpils Railway is a 218-kilometre (135 mi) long,[2] 1,524 mm (5 ft) gauge railway built in the 19th century to connect the cities Riga and Daugavpils.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Latvijas dzelzceļu līnijas" [Latvian railway lines] (in Latvian). Latvian Railway History Museum. Retrieved 2010-10-03. 
  2. ^ a b "Publiskās lietošanas dzelzceļa infrastruktūras pārskats 2011" [2011 Public Railway Infrastructure Overview] (PDF) (in Latvian). Latvian Railways. 2010-06-05. pp. 33, 34. Archived from the original (PDF) on April 9, 2011. Retrieved 2010-10-11.