Passenger guide: data, facilities and services, transportation, car rental, parking, staying overnight, disabled passengers, reviews and flight status.
Pisa International Airport Galileo Galilei, opened in 1940, is the most important in the region of Tuscany. It operates with domestic flights and international destinations in Europe, Northern Africa and the Middle East.
Official Website: pisa-airport.com
Number of Terminals - 1 - Open from 4:00 am until the last flight.
Annual passenger traffic: More than 5.2 million passengers went through it during 2017.
Tel: +39 5084 9111 / 9300. There is an information desk in the Arrivals area, available from 7:00 am to 11:00 pm, in addition to a touch screen with tourist information.
The airport is located 1.6 km (1 mile) to the south of the city centre.See Map
Car rental counters are found in an exclusive building 500 meters away from the terminal, connected through a shuttle service. Offices open from 8:00 am to 9:30 pm from October to March and between 7:00 am and 10:30 pm the rest of the year.
Auto Europa/Sicily by Car (Tel +39 5050 6883 / 8003 3440)
Avis (Tel +39 504 2028 / 199 100 133)
Europcar (Tel +39 504 1081)
Firefly (Tel +39 338 451 1294)
Goldcar (Tel +39 502 200 061)
Hertz (Tel +39 504 3220 / 199 112 211)
Interrent (Tel +39 337 124 2010)
Liberty Rentals (Tel +39 504 8088)
Locauto/Enterprise (Tel +39 502 4347)
Maggiore (Tel +39 504 2574)
Sixt (Tel +39 199 291 929)
Winrent (Tel +39 502 8101 / 800 900 666)
The airport has a bank (Mondays through Fridays from 8:35 am to 4:30 pm), ATMs, currency exchange bureaus (5:30 am to 8:30 pm) and free Wi-Fi access for 60 minutes. There is a business center on the first floor with meeting and conference rooms. The Galilei VIP Lounge is located on the first floor of the Departures area and opens from 6:00 am to 10:00 pm (until 9:00 pm during the winter); it offers snacks, drinks, Wi-Fi, TV, newspapers, magazines, air conditioning (accessible with Priority Pass, DragonPass or Diners Club membership, through online booking or by paying at the door - €20.00).
Food and Drinks- On both levels of the terminal you can find restaurants, coffee shops, bars and pizza stores.
Shopping- Duty-free shop in the Departures area, clothing, accessories, newsagents, tobacconists, souvenirs, electronics, books, regional products, perfumes, cosmetics, jewellery.
Baggage- Left luggage services at the information desk, from 9:00 am to 7:00 pm (Tel +39 5084 9300). Lost and found office in the baggage reclaim area, available from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm (Tel +39 5084 9400).
Other Services- Medical clinic, pharmacy, spa, baby changing facilties, chapel.
Bus - Autostradale (Tel +39 230 089 000) runs to Santa Maria Novella, in Florence, for €14.00, with a journey time of 70 min.
Vaibus (Tel +39 800 570 530) offers transportation to Lucca in about 1 hour. Tickets have a cost of €3.00 and intermediate stops include Piazza dei Miracoli, San Giuliano Terme, Rigoli, Molina di Quosa, Ripafratta, Montuolo, Fagnano, Santa Maria del Giudice and Pontetetto. It also heads for Viareggio (1 hour) and Pietrasanta (90 min.), via Migliarino, Torre del Lago, Bicchio, Principe Piemonte and Saponiera.
Caronna Tour (Tel +39 366 126 0651) offers a service to Florence airport (€20.00), also stopping at Montecatini, Pistoia and Prato, and a direct service to Piazzale Montelungo (€14.00).
Train - The automatic service PisaMover (Tel +39 5050 0909) connects the enclosure with San Giusto/Aurelia and Pisa central station in 5-8 minutes, from 6:00 am to 0:00 am, with a fare of €2.70.
Trains from Trenitalia (Tel +39 668 475 475) leave from the city terminal to Santa Maria Novella Station, in Florence, with a journey of 50-60 minutes. Tickets cost €8.40.
Taxi - Ranks are situated outside the Arrivals area. The fare to downtown Pisa is €9.00-12.00 and the trip takes 10 minutes. Prices are higher during the night (10:00 pm to 6:00 am), on Sundays and holidays. The official operator is CO.TA.PI. (Tel +39 5054 1600).
You can find several accommodations in the surroundings, among them: A Casa Doina Airport (Tel +39 389 167 1184), A Casa Doina Airport 2 (Tel +39 389 167 1184), B&B La Corte di Stelio (Tel +39 502 200 092), B&B Gate 52 (Tel +39 505 201 706), Hotel Galilei (Tel +39 5050 7111), Ai 4 Elementi (Tel +39 340 863 0125), Aloharooms (Tel +39 370 350 1525), B&B Casa Giulia (Tel +39 504 1028), Airport Pisa Rooms (Tel +39 338 848 4089), B&B Francesco (Tel +39 340 850 9346).
There are four parking areas open around the clock. Rates and reservations
P1 - Uncovered car park for long stays 200 meters away from the terminal.
P2 - Multi-storey facility in front of the Departures area.
P3 - Short-term area next to the Departures Hall, a short distance away from the check-in counters. The first 10 minutes are free.
P4 - Long-term lot 900 meters away from the main building, connected through a courtesy shuttle from 5:00 am until the last flight.
Facilities include designated parking spaces, adapted toilets, handrails, elevators, tactile pathways, wheelchairs, a special waiting room, ramps, dedicated lanes at the security control and ambulifts to board and disembark from the airplane, in addition to escort services free of charge.
Latest updates: July 27, 2018