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Žilina airport (ILZ)

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Žilina Airport, opened on August 2, 1974, is an air terminal in Slovakia that serves the northwestern region of the country. It operates with charter and private flights.

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Number of Terminals - 1 - Open Mondays through Fridays between 8:00 am and 4:00 pm.
Annual passenger traffic: 9,000 passengers went through it in 2017.
Tel: +421 415 068 100 / 911 600 694. E-mail:


The airport is located in the city of Dolný Hričov, 15 km (9.5 miles) to the west of Žilina.

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Car rental companies

RAI International (Tel +421 907 999 399 - 8:00 am to 8:00 pm) has an office a few meters from the terminal.


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What services does Žilina airport (ILZ) facilities include

The Gate VIP Lounge is located behind the security checkpoint and is open since 2 hours before the first flight departure until the last; it has refreshments, air conditioning, newspapers and magazines, drinks, Wi-Fi (access with Priority Pass, DragonPass or Diners Club membership).

Food and Drinks- The terminal has two bars.
Baggage- In case of missing luggage, head to the counter of the appropriate airline.
Other Services- Travel agency.


Accommodation near Žilina airport (ILZ)

There are no hotels inside the enclosure, but you can find several options nearby.

Ubytovanie v Súkromí Mária Bullová (6.7 km/4.2 miles)
Garni G Hotel Žilina (7.7 km/4.8 miles)
Penzion Stefanik (8.2 km/5.1 miles)
Hostel Mala Praha (8.8 km/5.5 miles)
Penzión V Inom Svete (8.8 km/5.5 miles)


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Public and private transportation

Bus - Door-to-door minibus services are available to destinations throughout the European Union. More information: Tel +421 911 666 226 / 999 329.

Taxi - Airport Taxi (Tel +421 910 305 305) has vehicles outside the terminal. The fare to downtown Žilina is €20.00 and journey time is 15-25 minutes.


Parking services at Žilina airport (ILZ)

50 meters away from the terminal building there is a free, outdoor, unguarded car park.


Services for passengers with special needs

There are adapted toilets, reserved parking spaces and wheelchairs. Inform your airline about your particular needs at the moment of booking or at least 48 hours in advance, or contact the airport staff at Tel +421 415 068 100.