Sleeping in Airports

Karlovy Vary Airport Guide

Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our Karlovy Vary 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, here is a quick run-down of what to expect during your time at Karlovy Vary Airport.

What to Expect

  • The architecture of the small terminal is modern. The airport offers very few flights.
  • Two small eateries are open according to the flight schedules.
  • WiFi is available. See WiFi information in the airport guide below.
  • Economy class travellers can pay to access one of two airport lounges. See Airport Lounges in the airport guide below for locations and rates.

Where to Sleep

  • As of May 2017, we have no reviews from travellers who have used this airport. 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

Pay-per-use, Single Visit Passes & Lounge Memberships

Regardless of what class of service you are flying, there are lounges that you can enter by paying at the door or through a lounge membership program (ie. Priority Pass). Visit the individual lounge page for more details about the lounge itself and to also find out how you can gain lounge access with just an economy class ticket!

Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Karlovy Vary Airport does not appeal to you, here are two hotels within a 5 minute drive from the airport:

  • Golf Hotel Karolina – (5 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle.  » Check Rates
  • Hotel Vitkova Hora – (5 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle.  » Check Rates

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

Airport WiFi/Internet

Free WiFi is available at Karlovy Vary Airport in the arrival and departures halls, at snack bars and in the public hall.

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

ATMs / Cash Machines – Need cash? ATMs, operated by Raiffeisen 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: Landside.

Baby Care Facilities – Baby change facilities are only available airside.

Conference Facilities – Both the VIP and Business Lounges can be reserved in advance as a meeting space.

Currency Exchange – European-Russian Bank offers full-service banking and currency exchange in the airport. Location: Public Hall. Hours: Open according to daily flight schedule.

Disabled Services – Available. Can be booked in advance or requested on arrival at the check-in desk or at the Special Assistance Inquiries desk in the main terminal.

Duty Free & Shopping – Three duty free shops are available, selling cigarettes, alcohol, sweets, perfumes and small gifts. All are located in the departure hall, and are open as of the first international departure.

Food & Drink – A cafeteria / snack bar is available landside in the public hall. A smaller snack bar is available airside in the non-Schengen Departures area.

Information Desk – Located in the main entrance, center hall.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.

Luggage Wrapping – Available. Located near the front entrance beside an ATM. Hours and rates are not known.

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 [email protected]

Rest Zones – Not available.

Showers – Not available.

Viewing Terrace – Available and overlooks the apron area, taxiway and runway.

Airport Hours

As of this update, we were unable to confirm airport hours of operation. We recommend that you read a few reviews before deciding to sleep in the airport overnight. If you know the airport hours, please send an email to [email protected] and we will update this airport guide.


As of February 2018, Karlovy Vary airport is served by the following airlines: Lufthansa • Aeroflot • Air France.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport


Karlovy Vary Airport is served by City Bus 8. For route maps, schedules and fare information, visit the Karlovy Vary Airport website.

Car Rentals

Alimex, Golem and Quatromarket offer car rental service onsite.


Taxis are available at the ground transportation area of the airport terminal. 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, write a review or send an email to [email protected] and we will update this guide.