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Belgrade Airport Guide

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In this section you will find traveller airport reviews as well as our Belgrade Airport Guide with info on WiFi, lounges, facilities and services....and yes, even the names of some airport hotels in case you decide that sleeping in the airport is not for you!

I was woken up by a security guard asking if I was sick since i was sleeping there. I said "no, I'm just tired" and he ordered me to stand up and move away from the area. -elsebeth

Airport Overview

To help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, we are here to give you the low-down on what travellers have reported back to us during their time at Belgrade Nikola Tesla Airport.

What to Expect

  • The Belgrade airport has two terminals, closely connected by a hallway.
  • There are 24 hour concession options both landside and airside.
  • Free WiFi is available. See WiFi information in the airport guide below.

Where to Sleep

  • Reviewers reported a range of good sleeping choices both landside and airside. The benches and couches found in the Duty Free area are mentioned as a stand-out option.
  • Airside is reportedly quieter than landside. If you plan to sleep landside, consider bringing earplugs or noise cancelling headphones with you.
  • A couple reviewers mentioned cold temperatures, particularly near the reception area. You may want to pack a warm sweater and blanket.
  • For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport. See Airport Hotels in the airport guide below.

Good to Know

  • Free showers are available. For their location, ask the office near gate C2, by the staff toilets.
  • Economy class passengers can pay to use one of the first class lounges. See Airport Lounges in the airport guide below for locations and rates.

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Belgrade Airport Information

In this guide we may refer to locations as "landside" and "airside". Landside is the public area of the terminal located in the non-secure zone, before security. Airside is the secure area of the terminal that you must reach by going through security.

Airport Lounges

Pay-per-use, Single Visit Passes & Lounge Memberships

Regardless of what class of service you are flying, there is a lounge that you can enter through a lounge membership program. Visit the individual lounge page for more details (ie. facilities, hours, pass and membership information):

Airline Lounges

If you are a First or Business Class traveller you may have access to the lounge listed below. For more information, check the airline’s web site.

  • Air Serbia Premium Lounge - accessible to Business class travellers only. Location: Airside, near gates A5 and A6. Hours: open 24 hours.

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Airport WiFi / Internet

Free WiFi is available at Belgrade Nikola Tesla Airport. Connect to the “UniFi” network, then enter the word “unifi” for Identity, Anonymous Identity and Password. Telekom Srbija and Telenor also offer free WiFi in the airport, for up to 15 minutes.

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Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Belgrade Airport does not appeal to you, there are hotels near the airport:

  • Hotel Zeder - (10 minutes from the airport) Airport shuttle is available upon request. Cost is approx. 10,00€ each way.
  • B Hotels - (12 minutes from the airport) Airport transfers available.
  • Villa Forest - (10 minutes from the airport) Airport transfers are available upon request. Cost is approx. 10,00€ each way.
  • Hotel Zlatnik - (16 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle available.
  • Holiday Inn Belgrade - (13 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. However, the hotel is located close to public transport.

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More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover At The Airport

  • ATMs / Cash Machines - Locations: T1, airside, International Arrivals • T2, landside, Ground Floor • T2, landside, 1st Floor • T2, airside, International Arrivals • T2, landside, International Arrivals
  • Baby Care Facilities - Kitchen, changing tables, washbasin, restroom, play area and more are available in the airport’s Babycare rooms. Locations: T1, landside, 1st Floor • T2, airside, opposite Air Side Restaurant Hours: 5:30AM - 12:00AM (open 24 hours during summer high season).
  • Banking - Komercijalna Bank offers full-service banking in the airport. Location: T2, Ground Floor Hours: 9:00AM - 5:00PM (Mon-Fri).
  • Car Rentals - Yes, see our Airport Transportation section below.
  • Children’s Area - Four playrooms are available. Locations: landside, across from Galeb 2 restaurant • airside, between Gates A4-5 and A6 • the other two playrooms are located in the Babycare rooms at T1 and T2.
  • Currency Exchange - Exclusive Change is open 24 hours in International Arrivals. Foreign currency exchange machines are available 24 hours a day in these locations: T1, landside, Ground Floor • T2, airside, near Gate A2 • International Arrivals, landside, near the Baggage Reclaim carousels.
  • Duty Free & Shopping - Duty-free shopping is available airside 24 hours a day in T2. In addition, a variety of retail shops are also available throughout the terminal.
  • Food & Drinks - Food concessions throughout the airport operate with varying schedules. These options are open 24 hours: Land Side Restaurant (T2) • Air Side Restaurant (in front of Gate A4).
  • Information Desk - Location: T2, landside, Ground Floor. Hours: Open 24 hours.
  • Luggage Storage & Lockers - Not available.
  • Luggage Trolleys - Available for free in designated areas of the airport.
  • Luggage Wrapping - Available at a rate of RSD 380 per piece. Location: T1 and T2, near the Check-In area
  • Medical Services - Urgent and emergency medical care is available at the Airport First Aid Station. Hours: Open 24 hours.
  • Mobile Charging - At the time of this update, we did not have any information about mobile charging availability. If you know, write a review or email us at guides@sleepinginairports.com.
  • Pharmacy - Lilly Drogerie Location: T2, airside, across Gate C1/2. Hours: 6:00AM - 11:00PM.
  • Post Office - Pošta Srbije Location: T2, landside, 1st Floor Hours: 8:00AM - 7:00PM Mon-Fri (closed at 2:00PM on Sat).
  • Rest Zones - Not available.
  • Showers - Available in the Air Serbia Premium Lounge. [ see Airport Lounges above ]
  • Transfer Counter - if you are in transit and need to re-check-in for your connecting flight, you should contact the transfer check-in counter located between gates A1 and C 1/2.

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Airport Hours

The airport is open 24 hours. Operational hours are 5:00AM - 11:00PM.

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Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport


PTC Belgrade bus line 72 travels between the airport and Zeleni Venac Square in downtown Belgrade, with a total one-way trip time of 30 - 40 minutes. Single-trip tickets are RSD 89, available for purchase at PTC bus ticket kiosks. For RSD 150, you can purchase a multi-ride ticket, good for up to 90 minutes of bus travel from the time of validation. For route maps, schedules and fare information, visit the BusPlus website.

Minibus A1 offers scheduled service between the airport and Slavija Square in a 30-minute journey (one way). Single-ride tickets are sold on the bus at RSD 300 per person. For route map and timetable, visit the Nikola Tesla Airport website.

Car Rentals

Car rental services are handled in Terminal 2, International Arrivals area. The following car rental agencies are available onsite: Avis • Budget • Dollar • Europcar • Hertz • National / Alamo • Sixt • Thrifty and more.

Hotel Shuttles

Several area hotels provide airport transportation service as a courtesy to their guests. Here are a few hotels offering airport shuttle service: Centar Guesthouse   •   City Code Spa   •   City Code Vizura Garni Hotel   •   Euro Garni Hotel   •   Hotel Zeder   •   Tulip Inn Putnik Belgrade   •   Villa Forest.


Airport taxis charge for their services according to a six-zone fare map. To hire a taxi from the airport, go to the “Taxi Info” desk in the baggage claim area, where a representative will locate your destination on the zoned map and hand you a receipt, displaying both your destination and the price for your trip. Present this receipt to your driver before the journey begins.

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Last Updated: 13 November 2017

This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning and is subject to change at any time. The information in this airport guide is based on information collected and/or received from the airports, lounges, hotels, transportation providers and their web sites. We are not representatives of any of the above mentioned service providers. To report errors, or to add/change any items mentioned in the guide, please contact us .