Sleeping in Airports

Kithira Airport Guide

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

KIT 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 Kithira Island National Airport.

What to Expect

The tiny terminal at Kithira Airport (code: KIT) handles regular flights to Athens and a few seasonal routes in summer. Facilities are very basic, with a snack bar and a small souvenir shop. We are unable to confirm whether WiFi is available.

Sleeping in Kithira Airport

The airport has very limited operating hours and closes nightly, so camping out here is impossible. For uninterrupted sleep, the closest hotels are 30 minutes from the airport. 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 Kithira Island 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 depending on the day of the week and the season. The airport may also close for several hours during the day. It is best to check with the airport before arriving.

Airport Hotels

There are no hotels at Kithira Airport.  Visit Tripadvisor to see a list of hotels on Kithira Island, search for deals and read traveller reviews.

Airport Lounges

There are no pay-per-use lounges in Kithira 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.


As of this update we could not confirm whether internet access is available. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

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 not available. Shopping is limited to the sales of local products.

Food & Drinks – A snack bar is available.

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.

Visitor Terrace – Get a bird’s eye view of the airport complex on the Sun Terrace. Entry is free of charge and only during the summer months. Location: Main Building, 2nd Floor.

Kithira Airport is served by the following airlines: Olympic Air • Sky Express. Note – other airlines may serve the airport on a seasonal basis.
Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Car Rentals

On-site car rental agencies include Autovermietung Eisner Opel-Rent • Avis • Buchbinder • Budget • Europcar Österreich • Hertz • Megadrive/Enterprise • Sixt.

Hotel Shuttles

See also Airport Hotels above.


Taxis are available.

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.