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Palanga Airport Guide

Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our Palanga 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 about what to expect during your time at Palanga Airport.

What to Expect

Palanga Airport has two small, separate terminals: the older South Terminal handles Schengen Zone flights and a new North Terminal which serves non-Schengen destinations. Facilities are limited to an eatery, a shop, and an airside bar. Free WiFi is available to help pass the time.

Where to Sleep

This airport closes nightly, typically by 11:30PM, so overnight stays are not possible. For uninterrupted sleep, hotels are nearby. See our Airport Hotels section below for more info.

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 at the airport.

Airport Hotels

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

  • Baure Resort – (6 minutes to the airport) No airport shuttle.  » Check Rates
  • Prie Juros – (6 min drive to the airport) No airport shuttle.  » Check Rates

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

Airport WiFi/Internet

Free WiFi is available for up to 6 hours. Connect to the “Invest Lithuania Free WiFi” network.

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

ATMs / Cash Machines – Yes. Location: Arrival 2 Hall.

Baggage Carts – Need a hand with your luggage? Baggage carts are available free of charge in the Arrivals Hall and Waiting Areas.

Currency Exchange – Medicinos Bankas offers full-service banking and currency exchange. Hours: vary depending on the day of the week, it is always open at 9:00AM and closes at 5:00PM (Tues, Thurs, Sat), 7:00PM (Mon, Fri) or 9:00PM (Wed and Sun).

Drinking Water – Thirsty? In response to traveller complaints about the price of water, the airport sells 0.5l bottled water for €1,00 (or less). Locations: Global Travel Supply Palanga and Café Riktė.

Duty Free & Shopping – It is not known if Duty Free shopping is available. There is a shop both Landside (next to the Cafe) and Airside (next to the Bar).

Food & Drinks – At the time of this update, there are no 24 hour concessions available. Here are the airport options:

  • Landside: Cafe – serving food and drinks.
  • Airside: Bar – it seems no food is available at this location, plan ahead.

Lost Luggage – Go to the Ground Handling Agency in the passenger terminal.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.

Postal Services – Drop off your last minute postcards at the airport’s mailbox. Location: Landside, next to Entrance 2 of the passenger terminal.

Medical First Aid – Report to the Airport Customer Service Office for assistance.

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.

Rest Zones – Not available.

Shopping – Location: 1st floor, near the cafe and Departures Hall, after check-in.

Showers – Not available.

Airport Hours

The airport is open from 6:00AM – 11:30PM (Sun-Fri) and 7:30AM – 9:30PM (Sat). Sleeping overnight in the airport is not possible.

Airlines

As of January 2019, Palanga airport is served by the following airlines: Air Baltic • Belavia • LOT • Norwegian • Rusline • Ryanair • SAS • Ukraine International Airlines • Wizz Air.



Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Bus

A scheduled bus service links the airport with Klaipeda, Liepaja and Palanga. For routes, maps and schedules, visit the Palanga Airport website.

Car Rentals

The following car rental agencies are available onsite: Autocom, Autobanga, Avis, Europcar, Hertz, Sixt and Trusticar.

Shuttle Bus

A scheduled shuttle bus service connects the airport to Klaipēda bus station.

Taxi

Taxis are readily available in front of the airport terminal. Total trip times in one direction: to/from Palanga city center 10 minutes; to/from Klaipēda 30 minutes; to/from Liepāja (Latvia) is 1 hour 20 minutes.

Last updated: 2019-02-05

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 or  write a review.