JSC “Daugavpils satiksme” (Daugavpils Traffic) provides public transport services in Daugavpils.
According to the decision of Daugavpils City Council No. 615 dated by December 12, 2013, JSC “Tramvaju uzņēmums” (Tram Enterprise) changed its name to JSC “Daugavpils satiksme”. On December 17, 2013, Daugavpils City Council passed the decision No. 634 “On the reorganization of the limited liability company “Daugavpils autobusu parks” (Daugavpils Bus Park), separating the part of public transport service and adding it to the joint-stock company “Daugavpils satiksme””. From January 1, 2014 JSC “Daugavpils traffic” provides also transport of passengers by bus.
Thus JSC “Daugavpils satiksme” became one of the largest municipal enterprises of the city. Currently, the company employs over 500 employees.
Within the framework of the ERDF project “Renovation of Tram Transport Infrastructure in Daugavpils” in September 2014, the tram park of JSC “Daugavpils satiksme” was renewed with 12 UKVZ trams produced in Russia (4 six-axis and 8 four-axis cars).
JSC “Daugavpils satiksme” provides public transport services in Daugavpils in 3 tram and 29 bus routes with 41 trams and 49 buses.
Currently, the tram park consists of 4 - 71-631, 8 - 71-623-02, 13 - KTM, 10 - TATRA, 6 - RVR tram cars.
The bus park consists of 28 Solaris, 11 Volvo and 10 small seating capacity buses.
The city is characterized not only by many cultural and historical objects, sports and cultural events, but also by many waters and green areas.
The administrative territory of the city occupies an area of 72.36 km2. Out of the total area of the territory of the city 34% occupies the land of natural basis and recreation, 13% - the land under the waters, 6% - forest land, and 2% - agricultural land.