Sleeping in Airports

Corfu Airport Guide

Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our Corfu 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.

I don’t think that the maintenance staff could be doing their job properly, because on the flight home all the toilets on the plane broke down! – Felix

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 about their time at Corfu International Airport Kerkyra.

What to Expect

Corfu International Airport Kerkyra consists of a small, single terminal with a seasonal restaurant, bars, a couple of retail outfits, and duty free shop. The airport has a reputation for large crowds and line-ups during the busy summer months. WiFi is available, though outlets to charge your mobile devices may be hard to find. Additional comfort may be found through fee-based access to the airport’s first class lounge. See our Airport Lounges section for locations and rates.

Where to Sleep

As of May 2018, we have only had one sleep-related review (2017) from a traveller who used this airport. This traveller reported that there are armrest-free benches in the arrivals area, and that he was able to sleep without any disturbance other than being cold (consider extra layers and/or travel blanket). If you pass through or sleep at this airport, please write a review to help future travellers! For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport. See Airport Hotels in the airport guide below.

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

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Airport Hotels

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

  • Hotel Bretagne – (5 minute walk from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates
  • Hotel Dalia – (10 minute walk from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates

To see more options there is a list of hotels near Corfu Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

Airport WiFi / Internet

Free WiFi is available throughout the airport terminal. Connect to the ‘Civil_Aviation’ network.

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

ATMs / Cash Machines – Need cash? ATMs, oeprated by Laiki Bank, are available. Fees may apply, so be sure to check your bank’s fee schedule and your daily withdrawal limit if you are travelling internationally. You may also want to notify your bank of your travel plans. Locations: Airside, Domestic Departures lounge.

Currency Exchange – Yes.

Duty Free & Shopping – Duty-free shopping is available in the airport.

Food & Drinks – There is one restaurant that is open 24 hours during the summer months. Additionally, there are 4 smaller food concessions in the check-in area.

Information Desk – Yes.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.

Medical Services – Yes.

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.

Post Office – Yes.

Rest Zones – Not available.

Showers – Not available.

Airport Hours

The airport is open 24 hours.


As of March 2018, Corfu airport is served by the following airlines: Aegean Airlines • Aer Lingus • Alitalia • ASL Airlines France • Astra Airlines • Austrian Airlines • Aviolet • Blue Air • Blu-express • British Airways • Brussels Airlines • Condor • Corendon Airlines • easyJet • Edelweiss Air • Ellinair • Enter Air • Eurowings • Finnair • Germania • Israir • Jet Time • Jet2 • Lufthansa • Mistral Air • Norwegian • Olympic Air • Ryanair • Sky Express • Small Planet Airlines • SmartWings • SmartWings • Sun d’Or • Swiss • Thomas Cook Airlines • Transavia • Travel Service • TUIFly • Volotea • Vueling • Wizz Air.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport


At the time of this January 2018 update, it is not known if the airport is connected to the public transportation system. Buses are available for charter flights.

Car Rentals

The following car rental companies are available at Corfu Airport: Avis • Europcar • Hertz • Intereurope • National • Sixt.


Taxis are available outside of the airport terminal during airport hours of operation. All taxis are metered, and reservations are not required.

Last updated: 2018-10-23

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.