Sleeping in Airports

Craiova Airport Guide

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

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 Craiova Airport.

What to Expect

  • A small airport servicing WizzAir and Ryanar flights.
  • Free WiFi is available. See WiFi in the airport guide below.

Where to Sleep

  • Although no specific sleeping spot was mentioned, a recent reviewer reports that Craiova Airport is the best airport they’ve ever slept in. There are armrest-free benches, good and unlimited WiFi, power outlets, clean facilities, and a coffee vending machine. No other late night passengers meant a quiet and peaceful night’s sleep.
  • 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

There are no pay-per-use lounges in the airport.

Airport Hotels

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

  • Helin Aeroport – (3 minutes from the airport) Airport transfers are available. ($) » Check Rates
  • Emma Est Hotel – (4 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates
  • Hotel Sydney – (2 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates

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

Airport WiFi/Internet

Free WiFi is available in Craiova Airport.

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

ATMs / Cash Machines – Need cash? ATMs are available. There is at least one machine that dispenses both Euro and Ron. 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: unknown.

Baby Care Facilities – Mother and Child Rooms are available airside for diaper changing and breastfeeding, and are free to use.

Duty Free & Shopping – Duty-free shopping is available.

Food & Drinks – As of this update we were unable to confirm the availability of 24-hour dining. If you know, please write a review or email us at

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Secure luggage storage is available.

Luggage Trolleys – Need a hand with your luggage? Luggage trolleys are available and free to use.

Luggage Wrapping – Protect your bags by having them covered in platic wrap. Location: in the Check-In area.

Medical Services – Emergency medical services are available. Location: unknown.

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

Rest Zones – Not available.

Showers – Not available.

Smoking Areas – Clearly-marked designated smoking rooms are available in the terminal. Location: unknown. There is also a bar with a smoker’s area located airside.

Airport Hours

The airport is open 24 hours.


As of March 2018, Craiova airport is served by the following airlines: Lufthansa • Turkish Airlines • Air France • Wizz Air.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport


Bus 9 connects the airport and the city center, beginning at 5:30AM and ending around 11:00PM. Timetable is available on the Craiova Airport website.


Taxis are available.

Car Rentals

Autonom, Avis, 4C and Simbra offer car rental services onsite.

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, write a review or send an email to and we will update this guide.