Sleeping in Airports

Klagenfurt Airport Guide

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

What to Expect

  • The small single terminal is fairly old, with decreasing traffic yearly. The airline currently flies to a few regional destinations.

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

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

Airport Hotels

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

  • Schlosshotel St. Georgen – (5 minutes from the airport) This is the closest hotel to the airport that we were able to find. No airport shuttle available.  » Check Rates

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

Airport WiFi/Internet

Free WiFi is available at Klagenfurt Airport.

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

Airport Tours – Find out what happens at the airport during a behind-the-scenes airport tour. Tour Duration: 1.5-hour. Minimum two weeks advance booking is required.

Conference Facilities – Skybird restaurant can be transformed into a meeting place with flip charts, slide projectors and OHP projectors.

Duty Free & Shopping – A duty-free shop is available (5:00Am – last flight), along with a newsstand and clothing boutique.

Food & Drink – The airport’s only dining option is Skybird Bistro & Cafe. Location: Departures, landside, opposite Check-in. Hours: 4:30AM – 7:00PM (Mon – Sat) and 6:00AM – 7:00PM (Sun).

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Luggage lockers are available at the following rates: € 3 for the 1st day, € 2 for each additional day up to 28 days (small locker) or € 4 for the 1st day, € 3 for each additional day up to 28 days (large locker). Location: Car Rentals area, near the call boxes.

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.

Visitor Terrace – Get a bird’s eye view of the airport complex on the Sun Terrace. Entry is free of charge, and only during summer months. Location: Main Building, 2nd Floor. Hours: 5:00AM – 11:00PM.

Airport Hours

The airport is open from 4:00AM – 9:30PM (summer months) • 5:00AM – 10:30PM (winter months).


As of February 2018, Klagenfurt airport is served by the following airlines: Lufthansa • British Airways • Austrian Airlines.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport


Stadtwerke Klagenfurt Gruppe (STW) offers bus service to/from the airport. The airport bus stop is located directly in front of the terminal. For information about fares and schedules visit the STW website.

Car Rentals

Onsite car rental agencies include Autovermietung Eisner Opel-Rent, Avis, Buchbinder, Budget, Europcar Österreich, Hertz, Megadrive/Enterprise and Sixt.


Kärnten Transfer offers service between the airport and popular tourists spots in the region, such as Graz, Gerlitzen, Nassfeld and Wörthersee. Service is coordinated with Germanwings flight schedules for flights to/from Berlin, Cologne and Hamburg.


Taxis are readily available in taxi stands located outside of both Departures and Arrivals. At the time of this December 2017 update, a one-way fare between the airport and city center is 15 €.


Klagenfurt Annabichl train station is just a five minute walk from the airport. Trains depart hourly for the 5 minute journey between the airport and Klagenfurt main railway station, which is accessed by trains on the South and Tauern Railway lines. For route maps, schedules and fares, visit the OEBB website.

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.