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Lemnos Airport Guide

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

LXS Airport Overview

lemnos airport guideTo help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, here is a quick run-down about what to expect during your time at Lemnos International Airport “Hephaestus”.

What to Expect

Lemnos Airport (code: LXS) has a small, older terminal offering year-round domestic flights and European routes in the summer high season. Facilities are limited to a snack bar and a duty-free shop.

Sleeping in Lemnos Airport

Spending the night here is not possible due to the airport’s limited operating hours, which change seasonally. 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 Lemnos 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 Lounges

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

Airport Hotels

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

Food & Drinks

While a snack bar is available, it is not open 24-hours.

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 were unable to 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

ATMs / Cash Machines – Need cash? ATMs 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: unknown.

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

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.

Mobile Charging – At the time of this update, we did not have any 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.

Travel Agencies – If you are arriving in Lemnos and need local arrangements or help planning a really last minute trip abroad, there is an office of Petridis Travel that can probably be of assistance.

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


Buses are often organized for passengers of charter flights.

Car Rentals

Onsite car rentals are available through Europcar and Holiday.

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.