Sleeping in Airports

Split Airport Guide

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

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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 Split Airport.

What to Expect

Split Airport has a small terminal that is very crowded during the summer peak season. An expansion is currently under construction, estimated to be complete in summer 2019. Travellers warn of long security lines and people everywhere. Dining options are located upstairs on Floor 1, including three cafes and two restaurants, and there are duty-free and a few souvenir shops throughout. It seems that WiFi is free in one-hour sessions, and you can log in repeatedly.

Where to Sleep

Overnight campers head to Floor 1 where eateries are located. One spot may stay open 24 hours, or try the closed cafes for some decent seating. Travellers warn of cold temperatures (bring a sweater) and limited power outlets. For uninterrupted sleep, nearby hotels offer shuttle service. 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

  • Business Lounge – Location: Airside, International Departures. Lounge Access: the lounge is accessible to business class passengers of the following airlines:  Aegean Airlines  •  Aeroflot •  Air Baltic •  Air Serbia •  Austrian Airlines •  Croatia Airlines •  Finnair •  Iberia Lineas Aereas •  KLM Cityhopper •  LOT Polish Airlines •  Lufthansa.

Airport Hotels

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

  • Stafileo Hotel – (4 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle.  » Check Rates
  • Hotel Adria – (4 minutes from the airport) Free airport shuttle.  » Check Rates

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

Airport WiFi/Internet

It is not known if WiFi is available; however, there is an internet corner located centre hall, Landside.

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: Landside only.

Baby Care Facilities – Baby change facilities are available on the lower level and 1st Floor of the airport.

Bank – Splitska Banka. Location: Landside, left side of the main terminal. Hours: 6:00AM – 1:00PM / 2:00PM – 9:00PM.

Currency Exchange – A currency booth can be found near the front entrance. There is also bank (Splitska Banka) that offers these services (Landside).

Duty Free & Shopping – Duty Free is available at the airport as well as a mini-market selling souvenirs and convenience type items.

Food & Drinks – There are no food concessions on the lower or ground level; however, the 1st Floor offers 3 cafe/bars and 2 restaurants Hours: Not known.

Information Desk – Need help finding your way? An information desk can be found in the central hall. Hours: unknown.

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, click here to update this airport guide.

Observation Deck – Relax and watch planes taking off and landing from the vantage point of the airport’s observation deck. Location: on the 1st Floor, behind the restaurants.

Rest Zones – Not available.

Showers – Not available.

Airport Hours

The airport is open from 6:00AM to 10:00PM.

Airlines

As of February 2019, Split airport is served by the following airlines: Croatia Airlines Eurowings • SAS • Trade Air. Note: the airport is served by additional airlines on a seasonal-only basis.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Bus

City bus route 37 and 38 have stops close the airport and will provide connections to Split, Trogir and Kastel Stari. For fares, routes and schedules, visit the Promet Split website.

Airport shuttle buses deliver passengers from the airport to the railway station and vice versa. For fares, routes and schedules, visit the Pleso Prijevoz website

Car Rentals

Split Airport is served by many car rental agencies, including the following: Avis • Budget • Europcar • Hertz • Oryx • Thrifty / Dollar

Taxi

Taxis are readily available for hire in the ground transportation area of the airport.

Last updated: 2019-02-20

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.