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Platov Airport Guide

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.

ROV 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 Platov International Airport.

What to Expect

platov airport guidePlatov Airport (code: ROV) opened a new terminal in 2017 and handles domestic and international flights. You’ll find a decent selection of eateries, duty-free and shops, and the good news is that everything is open 24 hours. Free WiFi helps pass the time. For added comfort while you wait, economy class passengers can pay to enter a lounge. See Airport Lounges in the guide below for location and access information.

Sleeping in Platov Airport

We do not yet have any sleep-related airport reviews.  For uninterrupted sleep, nearby hotels offer shuttle service for a fee. See the Airport Hotels section below for locations, or read 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 Platov 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 is open 24 hours.

Airport Hotels

If sleeping in the airport sounds like a nightmare, there are hotels near Platov Airport:

  • Kapsul’nyy Otel’ “Taym Slip” – Capsule hotel at the airport.  Information is not available.  » Check Rates

For more options, visit Tripadvisor to see a list of hotels in nearby Novocherkassk, search for deals and read traveller reviews.

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 through a lounge membership program. Visit the individual lounge page for more details about the lounge itself and learn how to gain access with just an economy class ticket!

Business Lounge – Locations: Domestic Terminal, Landside and International Terminal, Airside. Hours: open 24 hours. Lounge Access: Pay at the Door • Lounge membership programs.

Related Pages: Platov Airport Lounges

Drinking Water

Information is unavailable. Does the airport have water fountains or water bottle refill stations? Click here to update this guide.

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).

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.

Mobile Charging

At the time of this update, we had no information about mobile charging availability. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

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.

Showers

Unfortunately, there are no showers available to freshen up. If this is incorrect, click here to update this guide.

WiFi / Internet

Free WiFi is available throughout the entire airport, connect to the “Free_ROV” network.

More Airport Information

More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover

ATMs / Cash Machines – Need cash? ATMs are available. Machines are operated by Cner-Invest, Gazprombank, Sberbank and VTB. Fees may apply, so check your bank’s fee schedule and 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 room 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 – The 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 daily 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 and offers a kitchen, a bedroom, a bathroom, a washer and dryer, and more. This room is accessible to departing passengers with children aged seven and under. Entry is free, but a passport and flight ticket are required to access the facility. Location: 2nd Floor of the Terminal. Hours: Open 24 hours, but you may be limited to 3-4 hours during peak hours.

Information Desk – A Tourist Information Center is available. Location: 1st Floor, Landside. Hours: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM.

Luggage Wrapping – Protect your bags from theft and damage by having them wrapped in plastic. 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 – If you feel unwell or injure yourself, a medical center can be found on the 1st Floor of the Terminal. Hours: 24 hours.

Pharmacy – Bawa Pharmacy can be found on the 1st Floor, Landside. Hours: 24 hours.

SIM Cards – A reader has asked us to include where to buy SIM Cards. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

Airlines
Platov airport is served by the following airlines: Aeroflot • Azimuth • Belavia • Czech Airlines • flydubai • Nordstar • Nordwind Airlines • Pobeda • Red Wings • Rossiya • S7 Airlines • Smartavia • Turkish Airlines • Ural Airlines • Utair • UVT Aero • Uzbekistan Airways • Yamal Airlines.
Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Bus

ROV airport is connected to the city center by Bus No. 700, which runs 24 hours a day. Between 8:00 AM and 11:00 PM, the bus runs every 30 minutes; outside these hours, it runs every hour. At the time of this update, the bus fare is 100 RUB, and the ride takes approximately 1 hour and 10 minutes.

Car Rentals

The following companies offer car rental services at the airport: Avis and Rent Motors.

Car Sharing

The following companies offer their services at the airport: Best Car City Car Sharing and Deli Mobil.

Hotel Shuttles

See also Airport Hotels above.

Taxis

Taxi Aeroservis provides taxi services at the Platov airport.

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.