Klagenfurt Airport

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Klagenfurt Airport (KLU) Guide

General Information

Airport Name:
Klagenfurt Airport
Airport Code:
Klagenfurt Airport is situated in the heart of Carinthia, in the southest of Austria.
(0)463 4 15 00-0

Directions & Transportation

There are a number of taxi stands located outside the Arrivals/Departure hall of the airport.
Ryanair Airport Express provides bus service to and from the Main railway Station via the city centre. with the schedule as follows: 3:05 pm Departure (Klagenfurt Airport) ? 3:20 pm Arrival (Main Railway Station) 12:30 pm Departure (Main Railway Station) ? 12:50 pm Arrival (Klagenfurt Airport). Public buses running to the bus terminal on the Heiligengeistplatz in the centre of Klagenfurt leave every half hour from 6:00 am until 11:00 pm daily.
Buses run to the Main Railway Station as follows: 3:05 pm Departure (Klagenfurt Airport) ? 3:20 pm Arrival (Main Railway Station) 12:30 pm Departure (Main Railway Station) ? 12:50 pm Arrival (Klagenfurt Airport)
Buses, taxis, and cars for rental are available from the airport.

Airport facilities

Airport Info:
The Airport Information Desk is located in the main terminal building in the departures area.
Passengers are allowed baggage up to 15kg, anything over this weight is chargeable.
There is an ATM at the entrance hall.
More Services:
There is a Lost & Found service available, as well as Tourist Information, and Seminar Rooms are available for conferencing. For mothers there is a baby changing facility.
Eating & Drinking:
The Travel Value Shop is open from 06.00 a.m. to 11.30 p.m.
There are refreshment facilities at the airport which include a restaurant and coffee shops.
Business Facilities:
Equipment such as Pinboards, Flipcharts, Videorecorder, Slideprojektor, TV/Video, Powerpoint Projector, and OHP Projector, are available in the conference room on request.
Disabled Facilities:
Parking spaces for disabled passengers are available immediately in front of the terminal building for easy access. Inside the building there are toilets and washrooms in the arrivals hall, departure hall, and in the security area foyer. Telephones are located outside the main entrance, and there is a lift to the Airport Restaurant 'Balloon' located in the red tower outside the terminal building. There is also bus transport available to and from the aircraft.

Useful Information

Airlines Served:
Hapag-Lloyd Express, Ryanair Austrian Airlines, Tyrolean Airways, and Lufthansa are airlines serving the airport.
Airport Taxes:
All international airports in Austria charge airport tax on arrival, however this levy is written into the ticket. There is a passenger service charge of 60 ATS on departure, and the airport tax is 140 ATS
Activities near the Airport:
If for any reason your flight is delayed take one of the free shuttles into town and have a look at the attractions of Klagenfurt. If you are travelling with children they will be delighted by the Minimundus Theme Park, which has scaled-down models of the famous buildings from around the world. Take a look at the 17th century Altes Rathaus, the Old Town Hall, or the House of the Golden Goose on Alter Plats that was built in 1599.
Other Interesting Information:
Klagenfurt is a quiet university town that had its beginnings in 1161, and although it has not yet exploded into a bustling, busy centre, it's historic centre offers great exploration, and of course there is the beautiful Lake Worther in its western sector.