Prishtina Adem Jashari International Airport PRN serves the small Balcan Republic of Kosova (an area of 10,908 sq-km with a population of 2.5 million), which is surrounded by the countries of Serbia, Albania, Montenegro & Macedonia. Distances by air between the Airport and Thessaloniki, Sofia, Tiarana, Belgrade & Podgorica are almost equal. The Airport is operated by Limak-Aeroport de Lyon on a 20-year contract.
Prishtina Airport is located 3 km from the town of Slatina, and is 18 km southwest of the city of Prishtina (a half hour drive), which is situated at the north-east edge of the Kosova valley, and in the center of the western Balcan peninsula.
With an estimated 1.5 million passengers a year, Prishtina Airport is served by a host of international regular and low-fare airlines offering direct flights to many European cities, as well as by seasonal charter flights.
Check-in opens two hours prior to flight and closes 40 minutes prior to scheduled departure.
Passengers need to show their p;assport at check-in, passport conrol and boarding gate.
Prishtina Airport has a new terminal complex, with Arrivals & Departure Terminals under one roof:
The Departure terminal houses passport control, a restaurant, 2 business lounges, duty-free shops, and access to the boarding area with gates 201 (connecting to gates 101/102), 202B, 202A & 203 (connecting to gates 103/104).
The Arrivals terminal with gates 101-102 and 103-104 on opposite sides, lead to the baggage claim area, and access o the Information desk and rental car counter. The taxi rank is outside. This terminal also houses to the right check-in counters 1-23; near the self-check-in kiosks is access to the Departures Terminal & its Passport Control.
Amenities and services inside the terminal: Aside from food & drink and two small shops, the new Business Lounge offers Wi-Fi connection, food & drink, newspapers & TV. The post office is open daily 8am-3pm (tel. +381 3838 548 442.). For your banking needs there are Raiffeisen BKT bank branches inside the terminal, as well as an ATM cash machine (at main entrance). For Lost/found articles, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The 17 /02 Lounge is available on a one-time usage basis, or by yearly membership. Membes are met in the departure area and assisted thereafter - baggage is taken care of, check-in procedure expedited, and passport control in fast counters, where available.
Parking is available in the parking lot close to the passenger terminal.