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Petropavlovsk – Kamchatsky Airport Guide

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

Imagine a greenhouse 3 meters high and 20 meters long. That’s the arrival terminal of Yelizovo Int’l Airport in Kamchatka. When it’s sunny, inside the “building” it’s 40 about degrees above zero.

PKC Airport Overview

petropavlovsk airport guideTo help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, here is a quick run-down about what to expect during your time at Petropavlovsk – Kamchatsky Airport (code: PKC).

What to Expect

  • A new terminal is to be constructed with a target finish date of 2021.
  • Offers amenities such as Currency Exchange, Pharmacy, ATM’s and more.
  • WiFi is available to help pass the time.
  • Economy class travellers can pay to use one of the airport’s lounges. See Airport Lounges in the guide below for locations and access information.

Where to Sleep

We do not yet have any sleep-related airport reviews.  See our Airport Hotels section below for nearby hotels or read some traveller airport reviews for more tips.

Covid-19 Update

Due to the current Covid-19 pandemic, all services and times listed below are subject to change. Some services and facilities may remain closed or operate with reduced hours.  Airport tips and suggestions in this guide and elsewhere on the site were written before March 2020 and may no longer be valid. If you are planning to sleep in the public area of the terminal overnight, have a back-up plan! We’ve heard from a few travellers at other airports and they were not permitted to stay overnight. We’re not sure if that will apply to this airport, until a reader lets us know the current situation. We will start updating all of our guides in October 2021.  To help us with this massive update, you can add or update information or write a review and submit photos and airport tips.

Have you already been to Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky airport?  Write a review and share photos from your own experience.

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 Hotels

If sleeping in the airport does not sound appealing, unfortunately there are no hotels directly at the airport to seek refuge.  To plan your night, try this Tripadvisor list of hotels near Petropavlovsk – Kamchatsky Airport. You can see the average hotel cost and sort by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

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Airport Lounges

Pay-per-use, Single Visit Passes & Lounge Memberships

Regardless of what class of service you are flying, there are lounges that you can enter by paying at the door. 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!

  • Business Lounge – Location: Domestic Terminal, Airside, Ground Floor, near Gate 1. Lounge Access: Lounge membership programs.
  • Business Lounge – Location: International Terminal. Lounge Access: Pay at the Door – 5000 Rubles/adult and 1500 Rubles/Children under 12 years old.

Airport WiFi / Internet

Free WiFi is available at Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky Airport.

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

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: Left side of 1st Floor.

Baby Care Facilities – If you are travelling with an infant, there is a Mother and Child Roomfor breastfeeding and diaper-changing. The room is accessible by passengers travelling with children under the age of 7. The room is equipped with a kitchen, beds, a children play area, comfy couches and even a washer and dryer machine. Location: To the left of the terminal building, inside the passenger transportation center. Hours: 8:00AM – 8:00PM.

Duty Free & Shopping – At the time of this update, it appears that Duty Free is not available at the airport. There are two shops in departures and one shop in arrivals, selling souvenirs, books and last-minute goods.

Food & Drinks – At the time of this update, it is not known if there are any 24 hour restaurants. The following dining options are available at the airport: Aviator (Landside, Check-In Area) • Cafe Облака (Airside, Domestic Departures). There is also a café and a restaurant available outside the main terminal.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Services are available. Location: Landside, Main Terminal, Basement Level. Hours: 8:00AM – 8:00PM (Note: The left luggage office closes for a break from 3:00PM – 4:30PM). Rates: ₽ 100 – 250 / day per bag.

Luggage Wrapping – Protect your bags from theft and damage by having your bags wrapped in plastic. Location: Check-in of Main Terminal and International Flight Terminal, Level 1. Hours: 8:00AM – 8:00PM (Note: The left luggage office closes for a break from 3:00PM – 4:30PM). Rates: ₽ 500 (Standard sized bag) • ₽ 600 (Oversized bag).

Medical Services – If you feel unwell or injure yourself, a medical center is available. Location: Landside, to the left of the terminal building, inside the passenger transportation center. Hours: 8:00AM – 8:00PM.

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 – There are no dedicated sleeping areas, quiet areas or rest zones. If this information has changed, click here to update this guide.

Showers – Information not available.

Airport Hours

As of this update, we were unable to confirm airport hours of operation. We recommend that you read a few reviews before deciding to sleep in the airport overnight. If you know the airport hours, click here to update this airport guide. and we will update this airport guide.


Petropavlovsk – Kamchatsky airport is served by the following airlines: Aeroflot • Aurora • Pegas FlyRossiya AirlinesS7 AirlinesYakutia Airlines.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport


Taxis are readily available. A ride to the city center takes approximately 30 minutes.


The airport is served by several bus lines from different stations:

  • From Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky take bus 102 or 104.
  • From Yelizovo take bus 1, 7 , 8, 102 or 104.
  • From Vilyuchinsk take bus 120.

Last updated: 2021-10-20

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.