Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our Platov 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.
To help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, here is a quick run-down of what to expect during your time at Platov Airport.
What to Expect
- This a new airport that opened in December 2017. The airport serves Rostov-on-Don.
- All restaurants/cafes and shops are open 24 hours!
- Free WiFi is available. See WiFi in the airport guide below.
- Economy class travellers can pay to access one of two airport lounges. See Airport Lounges in the airport guide below for locations and rates.
Where to Sleep
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- 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.
Pay-per-use, Single Visit Passes & Lounge Memberships
Regardless of what class of service you are flying, there are lounges that you can enter 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 Business Lounge – Locations: Domestic Terminal, Landside and International Terminal, Airside. Hours: open 24 hours. Lounge Access: Pay at the Door • Lounge membership programs. [ more lounge info ]
If sleeping in Platov Airport does not appeal to you, there are hotels near the airport:
- Byron Hotel – (10 minutes from the airport) Airport transfers are available ($). » Check Rates
- Dom 17 – (10 minutes from the airport) Airport shuttle is available ($). » Check Rates
- Hotel Sheri Kholl – (10 minutes from the airport) Airport transfers are available ($). » Check Rates
To see more options there is a list of hotels near Platov Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.
Free WiFi is available throughout the entire airport, connect to the “Free_ROV” network.
More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover At The Airport
ATMs / Cash Machines – Need cash? ATMs are available. Machines are operated Cner-Invest, Gazprombank, Sberbank and VTB. 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: 1st Floor Departures and Arrivals.
Baby Care Facilities – A nursing rooms is located in the airport. To gain access you must go to the medical station first and check your luggage at baggage claim.
Bank Services – Gazprombank has a bank branch at the airport. Location: 1st Floor, Arrivals. Hours: Unknown.
Currency Exchange – Donkombank Exchange Office provides currency exchange (Dollars, Euros and Pounds). Location: 1st floor, landside area, Domestic Sector. Hours: 24 hours.
Duty Free & Shopping – Duty Free is available 24 hours a day on the 3rd Floor, International Departures. In addition, there is a small variety of shops to pass the time including a Hudson News store. All shops are open 24 hours.
Family Services – A Mother and Child Room is available which offers a kitchen, a bedroom, a bathroom, washer and dryer, and more. This room is accessible to departing passengers with children aged 7 and under. Entry is free, but a passport and flight ticket are required for access to the facility. Location: 2nd Floor of the Terminal. Hours: Open 24 hours, but you may be limited to 3-4 hours during peak hours.
Food & Drinks – All of the restaurants/cafes are open 24 hours. You will find the following at the airport:
- Landside: Coffeeshop (1st Floor) • The Cutlet (1st Floor) • Yummy (Landside, 1st Floor).
- Airside: A Cafe (Domestic, 3rd Floor) • Cafe Bread Shop (Domestic, 3rd Floor) • Charter’s Pub Restaurant (Domestic, 3rd Floor • International, 3rd Floor).
Information Desk – A Tourist Information Center is available. Location: 1st Floor, Landside. Hours: 9:00AM – 6:00PM.
Luggage Storage & Lockers – Luggage lockers are available. Location: 1st Floor of the Terminal behind the escalators. Rates:
- Standard size: 100 RUB/hour and 300 RUB/day.
- Oversized (including strollers, musical instruments, etc.): 200 RUB/hour and 600 RUB/day.
Good to Know: items unclaimed after 30 days are destroyed.
Luggage Wrapping – Available. Location: 1st Floor of the Terminal. Rates: 500 RUB for a standard size bag and 650 RUB for a bag measuring more than 50x50x100.
Medical Services – Available at the medical center on the 1st Floor of the Terminal. Hours: 24 hours.
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.
Pharmacy – Bawa Pharmacy can be found on the 1st Floor, Landside. Hours: 24 hours.
Rest Zones – Not available.
Showers – Not available.
The airport is open 24 hours.
As of February 2019, Platov airport is served by the following airlines: Aeroflot • Azimuth • Belavia • Czech Airlines • Flydubai • Nordstar • Nordwind Airlines • Pobeda • Rossiya • S7 Airlines • Turkish Airlines • Ural Airlines • Utair • UVT Aero • Uzbekistan Airways • Yamal Airlines.
Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport
The airport is connected to the city center with Bus No. 700. The bus runs 24 hours a day. Between 8:00AM and 11:00PM the bus runs every 30 minutes, outside these hours it runs every hour. At the time of this February 2019 update, bus fare is 100 RUB and the ride takes approximately 1 hour and 10 minutes.
The following companies offer car rental services at the airport: Avis and Rent Motors.
The following companies offer their services at the airport: Best Car City Car Sharing and Deli Mobil.
Taxi services at the Platov airport are provided by Taxi Aeroservis.
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.