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Kalamata Airport Guide

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

KLX 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 Kalamata International Airport “Captain Vas. Konstantakopoulos.

What to Expect

Kalamata Airport (code: KLX) has a small terminal busy in the summer with many seasonal routes. Facilities are limited to two snack bars (one landside, one airside) and a duty-free shopping area.

Sleeping in Kalamata Airport

Spending the night here is impossible as the airport has very limited operating hours, often changing due to flight schedules. For uninterrupted sleep, hotels are 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. For more airport information, continue scrolling down to explore more in our Kalamata 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 Hours

The airport has very intermittent hours according to the flight schedule. Depending on the day of the week and time of year, the airport could only be open for a few hours or all day with a mid-day closure. It is best to check with the airport before arriving.

Airport Hotels

There are no hotels at Kalamata Airport, but you will find many options once you reach the city (approx. 15-20 minute drive).  Visit Tripadvisor to see a list of hotels in Kalamata, search for deals and read traveller reviews.

Airport Lounges

There are no pay-per-use lounges in Kalamata Airport.

Rest & Relaxation Zones

There are no dedicated sleeping areas, quiet areas or rest zones. If this information has changed, click here to update this guide.


A reader tells us the WiFi works inconsistently. (May 2020)

More Airport Information

More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover

Drinking Water – Information is unavailable. Does the airport have water fountains or water bottle refill stations? Click here to update this guide.

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

Food & Drinks – There are two snack bars in the terminal, one each in the Check-In area and airside in the Transit Area.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.

Mobile Charging – At the time of this update, we had no information about mobile charging availability. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

Showers – Not available.

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

Kalamata Airport is served by the following airlines: Aegean Airlines • Astra.
Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport


Some KTEL public buses run between Kalamata bus station and Messini, stopping at the airport en route in either direction.

Car Rentals

The following car rental agencies operate on-site: Hertz • Kiss • Sixt.

Hotel Shuttles

See also Airport Hotels above.


Taxis are readily available for hire in the ground transportation area.

Last updated: 2024-01-30

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.