Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our Alexandroupolis Airport Guide is a great place to start planning your visit. Here, you’ll find information on services and facilities available inside the airport – including details about airport lounges, WiFi, mobile charging points, lockers, 24-hour food options, nearby hotels, and everything in between.
AXD Airport Overview
To help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, here is a quick run-down about what to expect during your time at Alexandroupolis National Airport.
What to Expect
Alexandroupolis Airport (code: AXD) has a single, old terminal that serves a couple domestic destinations year-round, plus many seasonal and charter flights during the summer high season. Facilities are limited to a cafe and snack bar. There are no pay-to-use airport lounges.
Sleeping in Alexandroupolis Airport
The airport has limited operating hours and closes nightly by 9:00PM, so staying overnight is not possible. For uninterrupted sleep, airports are located nearby. See our Airport Hotels section below for more info or read some traveller airport reviews for more tips.
Due to the current Covid-19 pandemic, all services and times listed below are subject to change. Some services and facilities may remain closed or operate with reduced hours. Airport tips and suggestions in this guide and elsewhere on the site were written before March 2020 and may no longer be valid. If you are planning to sleep in the public area of the terminal overnight, have a back-up plan! We’ve heard from a few travellers at other airports and they were not permitted to stay overnight. We’re not sure if that will apply to this airport, until a reader lets us know the current situation. If you have some time to spare please write a review, send a tip or share photos to help future travellers.
For more airport information continue scrolling down to explore more in our Alexandroupolis Airport Guide.
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. For more information on Europe’s Schengen Area, click here.
If sleeping in Alexandroupolis Airport does not appeal to you, there are hotels near the airport:
- Marianna Hotel – (10 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates
- Hotel Erika – (12 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates
- 31 Doors Hotel – (13 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates
- Apartment Hotel Athina – (15 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates
To see more options there is a list of hotels near Alexandroupolis Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.
VIP Lounge – Location: Unknown.
As of this update we were unable to confirm whether internet access is available. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.
More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover At The Airport
Food & Drinks – A snack bar and coffee shop are available.
Luggage Storage & Lockers – Unavailable.
Mobile Charging – At the time of this update, we did not have any information about mobile charging availability. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.
Rest Zones – There are no dedicated sleeping areas, quiet areas or rest zones. If this information has changed, click here to update this guide.
Showers – Unavailable.
The airport has very intermittent hours. It is never open before 7:00AM and closes by 9:30PM. The airport is also closed for several hours during the day. It is best to check with the airport before arriving. These hours are in effect until October 31, 2019.
Alexandroupolis airport is served by the following airlines: Lufthansa • Turkish Airlines • Aegean Airlines • Sky Express • Olympic Air • Tus Airways.
Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport
Buses connect to the city center hourly, departing from outside the terminal. At the time of this update, the fare is €0.90 for the 20-minute ride. Visit the bus website for route information.
Taxis are available outside the terminal. At the time of this update, the approximate fare to the city center is €10 for the 10-minute drive.
Several companies offer car rental service, including Avis • Europcar • Evroscar • Hertz • Prima • Sixt.
Last updated: 2020-10-23
This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning. All information, including rates and hours, are subject to change at any time without notice. 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/update any items mentioned in the guide: update the airport guide or write a review.