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Alexandroupolis Airport Guide

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

alexandroupolis airport guideTo 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.

To help us keep this guide up-to-date, you can add or update information or write a review to submit airport tips and photos. You can also visit the airport’s web site for current information.  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.

Airport Hotels

There are no hotels at Alexandroupoli Airport. Visit Tripadvisor to see a list of hotels in Alexandroupoli, search deals and read traveller reviews.

Airport Lounges

VIP Lounge – Location: Unknown.

Airport WiFi/Internet

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

  • Duty Free Shop – Available
  • 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.
  • SIM Cards – A reader has asked us to include where to buy SIM Cards. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

Airport Hours

The airport has very intermittent hours. It is never open before 7:30AM and closes by 11:00PM. The airport is also closed for several hours during the day. It is best to check with the airport before arriving.


Alexandroupolis airport is served by the following airlines: Aegean Airlines • Sky Express.

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.

Car Rentals

Several companies offer car rental service, including Avance • Avis • Europcar • Evroscar • Hertz • Prima.

Hotel Shuttles

See also Airport Hotels above.


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.

Last updated: 2023-03-21

This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning.  All information, including rates and hours, is 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 websites. 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.