Passenger guide - Graz airport (GRZ) 

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Graz Airport, also known as Thalerhof Airport and opened on June 26, 1914, is one of the most important in Austria. It operates with flights to destinations inside Europe, Northern Africa and the Middle East.

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Number of Terminals - 1 - Open from 4:30 am to 0:00 am.
Airlines: Air Cairo, Austrian Airlines, Bmi Regional, Bulgarian Air Charter, Croatia Airlines, Eurowings, KLM, Lufthansa, Niki, SkyWork Airlines, Small Planet Airlines, Swiss International Air Lines, Turkish Airlines.
Annual passenger traffic: More than 980,000 passengers went through it in 2016.
Tel: +43 316 290 2172. There is an information counter in the Departures Hall, open from 5:00 am to 10:30 pm.



The airport is located 10 km (7 miles) south from downtown Graz.

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Offices are found on the ground floor of the car park located in front of the Arrivals area.

Avis/Budget (Tel +43 316 812 920 - Mondays through Fridays from 8:00 am to 11:30 pm, Saturday from 9:00 am to 7:00 pm, Sunday from 9:00 am to 11:30 pm)
Europcar (Tel +43 1866 1680 / 1681 - 8:00 am to 0:00 am)
Hertz (Tel +43 316 243 432 - Mondays through Fridays from 7:00 am to 11:30 pm, Saturday from 9:00 am to 7:00 pm, Sunday from 8:00 am to 11:00 pm)
Megadrive (Tel +43 501 054 130 - weekdays from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm, Saturday from 7:30 am to 12:00 pm)
Sixt (Tel +43 316 244 158 - Mondays through Fridays from 7:45 am to 7:45 pm)

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The airport has a bank (Mondays through Fridays from 10:30 am to 3:30 pm), ATMs, conference rooms, internet kiosks and free Wi-Fi access. The VIP Lounge is located on the first floor of the Departures area and opens from 5:30 am to 8:00 pm; it provides workstations, Wi-Fi, seating areas, TV, snacks, drinks, newspapers and magazines, air conditioning (access with Priority Pass, DragonPass or Diners Club membership, through online booking, or by paying at the door - €17.00).

Food and Drinks- There is a restaurant and two coffee shops inside the terminal.
Shopping- Convenience store and duty-free goods after the security checkpoint.
Baggage- Trolleys inside the car parks, the train station and in front of the terminal. Left luggage service at the airport's information counter. Lost and found office in the Arrivals area.
Other Services- Travel agencies, art gallery, children's play areas, baby changing rooms.


Bus - Verbund Linie (Tel +43 5067 8910) operates lines 630 and 631 to the city centre (20-minute trip). Tickets cost €2.30. Stops include Feldkirchen, Griesplatz, Jakominiplatz, Graz main station, Karlauplatz, Schwarzl-See, Kalsdorf. Buses leave from outside the Arrivals area between 5:30 am and 11:30 pm.
SMS Flughafentransfer (Tel +43 662 8161) and Ofner (Tel +43 316 555) provide 24-hour shared transportation to Carinthia and the Styria area.
It is also possible to book transfers to the thermal spas in Styria via Steirisches Thermenland (Tel +43 338 566 040), with a cost of €38.00.

Train - Line S5 from ÖBB (Tel +43 51717) takes 12 minutes to reach the city's central station from the airport and has a fare of €2.30. Other stops in the schedule are Feldkirchen, Kalsdorf, Werndorf, Wildon, Lebring, Leibnitz, Ehrenhausen, Pernegg, Bruck, Kapfenberg, Kindberg, Krieglach, Hönigsberg, Mürzzuschlag.

Taxi - Cabs available outside the Arrivals Hall. Journey time to downtown Graz is around 15 minutes.

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The closest accommodations are found in the city centre. Gasthof zum Flughafen (Tel +43 316 291 692), Gästehaus Feldkirchen (Tel +43 316 228 702), Kiwano Restaurant & Hotel (Tel +43 316 292 559), Oekotel Kalsdorf (Tel +43 313 557 600), Ramada Graz/Premstaetten (Tel +43 3168 0770), Urdlwirt Hotel Restaurant Reif (Tel +43 313 653 185), Hotel Camellia (Tel +43 316 405 4440), Der Stockinger (Tel +43 313 652 401), Hotel Schachenwald (Tel +43 313 553 754), Hotel Wasserpalast (Tel +43 316 402 917).


There are several areas for short and long stays. The first 30 minutes are free. More information: Tel +43 316 296 134. Rates

P2 - Multi-storey car park connected to the terminal through a covered walkway.
P0, P1, P3, P4 - Outdoor parking lots scattered throughout the enclosure.


Wide doors, elevators, adapted restrooms and designated parking spaces. Children between 5 and 12 years old travelling alone will be supervised by the airline crew. Passengers requiring special assistance should contact their airline 36 hours in advance.

Latest updates: November, 29, 2017
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