Thessaloniki Airport Reviews


Thessaloniki Airport Reviews

Thessaloniki International Airport “Macedonia” (Greek: Διεθνής Κρατικός Αερολιμένας Θεσσαλονίκης «Μακεδονία»,[4] Diethnís Kratikós Aeroliménas Thessaloníkis “Makedonía”) (IATA: SKG, ICAO: LGTS), formerly known as Mikra Airport and officially known as Macedonia International Airport (Greek: Διεθνές Αεροδρόμιο Μακεδονία), is located about 15 km SE of the city center of Thessaloniki, Greece at Thermi.

The Thessaloniki Airport is the second largest state owned and operated airport in the country after Heraklion airport on the isle of Crete. It opened in 1930 and was the second busiest airport in Greece in terms of flights served and the third busiest in terms of passengers served in 2012[5] having served over 4 million passengers. It is the main airport of Northern Greece and serves the city of Thessaloniki (the second-largest city in Greece), the popular tourist destination of Chalkidiki and the surrounding cities of the region.

Thessaloniki Airport’s terminal consists of three floors. The ground floor serves arrivals only and is divided into two sections: international/extra-Schengen arrivals and domestic/intra-Schengen arrivals. The first floor serves departures and also includes a shopping center. On this floor there are 34 check-in counters, waiting areas, bars, stores that sell tobacco and magazines and various airlines’ offices. The second floor houses two restaurants and several bars with views to the runways.

The Thessaloniki Airport has two runways (10–28 and 16–34) and two taxiways. There are 22 stands for narrow-body aircraft and about 20 for light ones. Macedonia International Airport is a hub for Astra Airlines and a secondary hub for Aegean Airlines.


ATM / Cash Machines: Yes. The National Bank of Greece is open 12pm – 6pm (International Arrivals Hall)
Car Rentals: Yes
Food / Restaurants: There are is restaurant that is open 24 hours. Additionally there are 3 smaller food and beverages concessions.
Information Desk – Location: International Arrivals, ground floor.
Luggage Storage / Lockers: The left luggage office is open 24 hours.
Internet: info not available

Airport opening hours:
Open 24 hours

Thessaloniki Airport Official Website

Thessaloniki Airport Map

Thessaloniki Airport Weather Forecast

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