Larnaca International Airport Guide (LCA)
Code: LCANo. of terminals: 1 Dialling code: +357Timezone: GMT ++02:00
PO Box 43027, P.C. 6650, Larnaca, Cyprus
Larnaca International Airport is situated 5km (3 miles) south of Larnaca.
024 816 400.
Located in eastern Cyprus, Larnaca International Airport is the larger of the island’s two main international airports. Our Larnaca International Airport guide includes information on local accommodation, public transport options and facilities at the airport.
A new terminal building opened in November 2009, serving 7.5 million passengers a year. By 2014, further extensions to the terminal and runway will allow it to cater for 9 million passengers a year.
A tourist information office is situated in Departures. Various airline information desks are located on the public concourse.
Larnaca International Airport is accessible from the greater Larnaca area and Ayia Napa via the A3 motorway. Alternatively, from central Larnaca, take the southbound B4.
Taxi: Transport from Larnaca International Airport to Larnaca city and the beachfront hotels is mainly by private taxi, available 24 hours a day (journey time: 15 minutes; fare: €7-10 (daytime) or €12-15 (night-time)), A taxi office (tel: 024 656 195) for bookings is open 24 hours a day and can be found at the exit of the arrivals area.
Shuttle: Kapnos Airport Shuttle (tel: 024 008 718; www.kapnosairportshuttle.com) and Limassol Airport Express (tel: 7777 7075 or 9777 9090; www.airportshuttlebus.eu) can arrange minibus transport from Larnaca International Airport. Fares to/from Larnaca and Limassol to the airport start at €8 (Kapanos Airport Shuttle) or €9 (Limassol Airport Express).
A post office is located in the public concourse. Free Wi-Fi internet access is available in designated parts of the terminal building.
Shops at Larnaca International Airport include a gift shop, a bookshop and a newsagent. Duty-free is also available for passengers leaving the EU.
A business centre (tel: 024 692 661) is situated within the Cyprus Airways lounge in the departures area. Conference and meeting facilities are available in major hotels all over the island. One of the nearest, with capacity for up to 50 people, is at the San Remo Hotel (tel: 024 657 090; www.sanremo.com.cy).
The main car park at Larnaca International Airport, which is located in front of the terminal building, has space for up to 1,000 cars and offers both short- and long-term options. The first 20 minutes of parking is free.
Car hire companies at Larnaca International Airport include: Astra, Budget, Europcar, Petsas and Sixt. Desks for these providers are located in Arrivals.