Sleeping in Airports

Pula Airport Guide

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

SLEEPING HERE? FORGET IT. This airport only opens as and when flights arrive/depart perhaps 6 a day. -Garry

Airport Overview

To help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, we are here to give you the low-down on what travellers have reported back to us during their time at Pula Airport.

What to Expect

  • A tiny single-terminal international airport, served mainly by seasonal flights. Shopping and dining options are minimal.
  • Free WiFi is available. See WiFi in the airport guide below.

Where to Sleep

  • Overnight stays are not permitted at this airport.
  • 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.

Airport Lounges

There are no pay-per-use lounges at the airport. A business lounge is available for Business Class passengers only.

Airport Hotels

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

  • Hotel Scaletta – (10 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle.  » Check Rates
  • Hotel Amfiteater – (10 minutes from the airport) Airport transfers are available upon request. Rate is 20,00€ each way.  » Check Rates
  • Hotel Galija – (10 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle.  » Check Rates

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

Airport WiFi/Internet

Free WiFi is available at Pula 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. Location: Landside

Baby Care Facilities – Baby changing facilities can be found in the women’s toilets in the international departures area. There is also a nursery located in the main terminal near the women’s washroom and in the baggage claim area.

Currency Exchange – Location: Eastern part of the passenger building, at exit of international arrival area.

Duty Free & Shopping – There is a Duty Free Shop available, it is not known if there any other shopping options.

Food & Drinks – Coffee Shop. Location: Landside

Information Desk – Hours: 6:00AM – 10:00PM

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.

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.

Smoking – A designated smoking area is available in the Caffe’Bar.

Airport Hours

The airport is open 24 hours.


As of February 2018, Pula airport is served by the following airlines: easyJet • Eurowings • TUIFly • SAS • Croatia Airlines • Jet2 • Ryanair • BRA • Trade Air • Globus • British Airways • Air Serbia • Norwegian • Finnair • CityJet • Aer Lingus • Lufthansa • Transavia • Dniproavia • Voltea.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport


FILS airport shuttle buses link the airport with Pula main bus station, Pula (Verudela and Puntižela), Medulin, Fažana, Rovinj, Porec, Novigrad, Umag and Rabac. As of this January 2018 update, a one-way trip to the city centre will cost 4,00€.

Car Rentals

The following car rental agencies are available onsite in the Arrivals area or main hall of the airport: Avis, Budget, Carpe Diem, Car Wiz, Enterprise, Europcar, Firefly, Fleet, Hertz, Last Minute Rent a Car, Oryx, Sixt, Uniline, Vetura and Will.


Taxis are readily available near the airport bus terminal.

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]