Palanga airport (PLQ)

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Palanga International Airport, opened in 1937, is one of the busiest in Lithuania. It operates with international flights to some European destinations.

Official Website: palanga-airport.lt
Number of Terminals - 2 - North Terminal and South Terminal, connected through walkways. They operate from Sunday to Friday between 6:00 am and 11:30 pm and Saturdays from 7:30 am to 9:30 pm.
Airlines: AirBaltic, Belavia, LOT Polish Airlines, Norwegian Air Shuttle, RusLine, Ryanair, Scandinavian Airlines, Ukraine International Airlines, Wizz Air.
Annual passenger traffic: Around 300,000 passengers went through it in 2017.
Tel: +370 6124 4442. Customer care office in the central area.

Location

Palanga airport is located 7 km (4.5 miles) to the north of the city of the same name.

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Companies present inside the enclosure are:

Autobanga (Tel +370 6521 2777 / 6875 1111)
Autocom (Tel +370 5240 9546 / 6593 2222 - Mondays through Fridays from 8:00 am to 10:00 pm, weekends from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm)
Avis (Tel +370 4649 0007 / 5230 6821 - 8:00 am to 1:00 am)
Europcar (Tel +370 4605 8020 / 6164 8643 - 9:00 am to 1:30 am)
Hertz (Tel +370 4631 0737 / 6872 7911 - 8:00 am to 1:30 am)
Sixt (Tel +370 5239 5636 - weekdays from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm, Saturdays and Sundays from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm)
Trusticar (Tel +370 4631 1466 / 6188 3743)

 

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The airport has a bank (Monday to Saturday from 10:30 am to 6:30 pm, Sunday from 1:30 pm to 9:00 pm), ATMs, postbox, public telephones and Wi-Fi access free of charge for 6 hours.

Food and Drinks- There is a coffee shop on the first floor and a bar in the Departures Hall.
Shopping- Stores inside the enclosure sell duty-free items, souvenirs, perfumes, tobacco, drinks.
Baggage- Carts available for free in the Arrivals areas and the waiting rooms. For enquiries about lost property, contact the security office (Tel +370 4604 8402).
Other Services- First aid clinic, massage chairs.

 

Bus - Line 100 from Klaipedos Keleivinis Transportas (Tel +370 880 012 344) runs several times a day to Palanga (€1.40) and Klaipeda Station (€2.50), with a journey time of 35 minutes.
Route 3 from Vlasava (Tel +370 4604 3141) connects the enclosure with downtown Palanga and with Sventoji, from 6:40 am to 11:30 pm.
The Flybus service (Tel +370 2708 8719) travels to Liepaja on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays, in connection with flights from London. The trip takes 1 hour and the fare is €8.00.
On the other hand, Liepajas Ture (Tel +371 2939 9292) runs twice a day between the enclosure and the city of Liepaja (€5.00), via Panevezys, Sventoji and Siauliai.
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Taxi - Cabs available in front of the passenger terminal. The journey to Palanga takes 10 minutes and to Klaipeda 30 min. You can book taxis at phones +370 6019 7699, +370 6206 6633, +370 6011 1885, +370 6016 3146 and +371 342 2222.

 

No accommodation on-site. The nearest options include: Resort Baure (Tel +370 6579 4053), Prie Juros (Tel +370 6764 3105), Pasaulio Krastas (Tel +370 6746 6441), Pas Janina (Tel +370 6045 1098), Rita's Guest House (Tel +370 6158 9292), Ramios Bites (Tel +370 6404 4679), Saules Vila (Tel +370 6316 5353), Log Houses Vaivorykstes (Tel +370 6724 2646), Kunigiskiu 2 (Tel +370 6076 4300), Green Village (Tel +370 6113 8201).

 

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There are three parking lots inside the grounds. Fees

P1 - For short stays, directly in front of the terminal building. The first 10 minutes have no charge.
P2 & P3 - Long-term parking.

 

Transportation for passengers with reduced mobility is available to and from the airport between 8:00 am and 5:00 pm (Tel +370 864 549 444). If you should require special assistance or wheelchairs, call Tel +370 4605 6400 in advance. The airport staff will accompany you through the necessary procedures and while boarding and descending from the airplane. There are also lifts and escalators.