Tallink has scheduled special cruises from Rīga to and from Stockholm in cooperation with the Investment and Development Agency of Latvia (LIAA) to bring business employees to their place of work, while extra tickets will be available to the public, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on April 27.
The ship will provide the opportunity for passengers to get home with their cars, or if they have organized transport home from the port. All passengers returning to Latvia must observe self-isolation for 14 days .
According to the Ministry of Transport , the journey from Rīga to Stockholm will leave Rīga at 4:00 p.m. on April 29, arriving in Stockholm at 11:00 a.m. on April 30. The journey from Stockholm to Rīga will leave Stockholm at 4:00 p.m. on April 30 and arrive in Rīga at 12:00 p.m. on May 1.
Tickets will first be offered to the businesses, and passengers and sailors listed by businesses on the list handed in to LIAA with the goal of taking employees to their place of work abroad. Only if there are free tickets will the cruises be opened to the public.
The Foreign Affairs Ministry urges passengers to evaluate all possible risks before deciding to travel.