Sleeping in Airports

Ohrid Airport Guide

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

What to Expect

  • The small terminal may be undergoing renovations now or in the near future.
  • The airport primarily offers seasonal flights to European destinations.
  • WiFi is available for a fee. See WiFi in the airport guide below.

Where to Sleep

  • The airport closes at night, so sleeping here overnight is not possible.
  • 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 that provide airport shuttle service. 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 is a lounge that you can enter by paying at the door, purchasing a lounge pass 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!

Passes Primeclass CIP Lounge – Location: International Terminal, Airside, after Customs and Passport Control at Gates 1 and 2. Lounge Access: Pay at the Door • Prepaid lounge passes • Lounge membership programs. [ more lounge info ]

Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Ohrid-St. Paul the Apostle Airport does not appeal to you, it is best to head back into the coastal cities of Struga (11 minutes to the west) or Ohrid (15 minutes to the southeast), as there are no hotels in or adjacent to this airport. Here are some hotels:

  • Hotel Drim – Airport shuttle is available upon request. A driver will wait in arrivals with your name on a sign, 4,00€ each way.  » Check Rates
  • Hotel Beograd – Airport shuttle is available.  » Check Rates
  • Villa St. Sofija – (11 minutes from the airport) Airport shuttle is available upon request. Cost is 10,00€ each way.  » Check Rates

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

Airport WiFi/Internet

WiFi is available at Ohrid Airport for a fee. Connect to the “SunWireless” Network. You can purchase an access code online or purchase cards in the airport.

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

ATMs / Cash Machines – Need cash? An ATM is 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.

Conference Facilities – A conference room is available, but additional information is unknown.

Duty Free & Shopping – Duty Free is available (Airside) as well as a small market (Landside) which is open according to flight schedules. Only Macedonian Denar or a credit card can be used at the airport market.

Food & Drink – At the time of writing, no 24-hour options are available. Landside there is a snack bar and Airside offers a restaurant and snack bar. There is also an outdoor bar in the summer in front of the airport.

Information Desk – Located directly opposite the departure gate (landside).

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.

Medical Services – First aid treatment services are available. Location: unknown. Hours: unknown.

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.

Airport Hours

Generally, the airport is open from 5:30AM to 11:30PM. It is open 24-hours on special request.


As of February 2018, Ohrid airport is served by the following airlines: Croatia Airlines • Adria Airways • Austrian Airlines • Air Serbia • Turkish Airlines • Edelweiss Air • Hello • Corendon Airlines.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Car Rentals

The following car rentals companies have offices on-site: Avis • Enterprise • Europcar • Hertz • Inter Ways • Sharr Express • Sixt • Star Car.


Taxis are available in front of the airport, and are timed with the arrival of flights. At the time of this January 2018 update, the average fare will cost approximately 8,00€ depending on destination.

Hotel Shuttles

A few local hotels provide airport shuttle service as a courtesy to their guests. Ask your hotel for shuttle service availability and details.  The following hotels offer airport shuttle service: Hotel Drim   •   Hotel Beograd   •   Villa St Sofija.

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: update the airport guide,  write a review or send an email to [email protected]