Skopje Airport

Skopje Airport, or Skopje "Alexander the Great" Airport, is an international airport in the Republic of Macedonia, which is larger and busier than Ohrid Airport, the other international airport that serves the country. It is situated 17km (11mi) southeast of the national capital Skopje in the Municipality of Petrovec. It is owned by TAV Airports and it serves as a hub for Wizz Air. The airport was founded in Istanbul in 1997 as a joint venture of the Tepe and Akfen Group.


Skopje Airport has one terminal building. There are 17 air carriers that currently operate at the airport: Adria Airways, Air Serbia, Alitalia CityLiner-operated Alitalia, Austrian Airlines, Belair, Corendon Airlines, Croatia Airlines, Edelweiss Air, flydubai, Germania, Helvetic Airways, Jetairfly, Nesma Airlines, Pegasus Airlines, SunExpress, Turkish Airlines, and Wizz Air. These airlines fly to several destinations worldwide, including Ljubljana, Belgrade, Rome–Fiumicino, Vienna, Zurich, Zagreb, Dubai, Antalya, Istanbul-Sabiha Gökçen, Istanbul-Atatürk, Basel/Mulhouse, Beauvais, Bergamo, Charleroi, Cologne/Bonn, Dortmund, Eindhoven, Gothenburg-City, Frankfurt–Hahn, London-Luton, Malmö, Memmingen, Stockholm-Skavsta, and Treviso; with charter flights to Düsseldorf, seasonal charter flights to Antalya, Hurghada, and Bodrum, as well as seasonal flights to Brussels.

Services and Facilities

Skopje Airport is fully equipped with top-notch facilities to ensure a smooth and hassle-free travelling experience. It is open 24 hours a day, providing uncompromised services to passengers. Passengers can find the information counter and meeting point on the ground floor in front of the escalators that lead to the departure area. You can easily spot it with the signs placed above the counters window. Don’t hesitate to ask the airport’s friendly and courteous staff for any questions or assistance. Passengers can enjoy surfing the Internet with the free Wi-Fi service, which is available throughout the entire terminal building – departures and arrivals areas, duty-free shops after passport control, at the business lounges, the restaurants and cafes, and at the airport entrance. Skopje Airport has Primeclass CIP and Business Lounges, where CIP Service is offered. This is in accordance with the airport’s aim to “clear away all the anxiety and stress before and after flights and save time by offering professional privileges at each step, making customers feel special and cared for during every stage of their travels.” In addition, a Prime Pack, which is an extended scope of services are also available. There are a number of restaurants and cafes where you can grab a quick bite. In case you want to go shopping, there are two duty-free stores which are open during all flights, located in the departures hall of the airport after passport control where both international and local brands are available at competitive prices to passengers with valid boarding passes. For your banking, ATM, and postal needs, the airport has a branch of HALKBANK AD Skopje, which also offers international currency exchange, plus Macedonian Post for your postal needs.

Airports near Skopje:

 Getting to & from the Airport

Driving hide 

From Skopje city centre, take Boulevard Alexander the Great to A4. Exit from Boulevard Alexander the Great, then continue on A4 to Општина Илинден. Exit from Motorway "Alexander of Macedon"/A1 then take a slight right, turn left then right. The airport will be on the right.

Trains hide 

There is no direct railway line between the city and the airport.

Buses hide 

There is a new bus service that connects the airport and the city, which includes stops at Hotel Continental, International Bus/Railway Station, Hotel Holiday Inn/City Centre, and Hotel Alexander Palace.

Taxi hide 

You can pre-book a taxi to the city from the airport.

 Who flies to Skopje

 Airport Contact Details

Skopje Airport

S Petrovec,
1043 Skopje,

Tel:+389 (0)91 148300


 Location Details

Longitude:21° 37' 59'' E
Latitude:41° 58' 0'' N

 Airport Location

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