Vilnius International (VNO) Airport
Vilnius International VNO Airport Overview
Vilnius International Airport VNO is one of the fastest-growing airports in Europe and serves the Lithuania (one of the three Baltic countries) and its capital City Vilnius. (In 1994 UNESCO declared the old city of Vilnius a part of the World’s cultural heritage.)
The Airport is located 5.9 km south of Vilnius, and is accessible via motorways A3, E28, A15 & A14.
With one runway (with CAT II certification) and an estimated 2.2 million passengers in 2012, Vilnius International Airport is hub to AirBaltic, Estonian & Wizz Air and Small Planet, and is served by a number of European regular and low-cost airlines, offering direct and connecting flights to many European destinations. Seasonal charter flights to popular vacation spots and to Tel Aviv are also available.
The on-Airport Hotel Skrydis at Vilnius Airport is next to the passenger terminal. Its guests can use the guarded car parking area and have a cup of coffee, a snack or a meal at cafes and restaurants in the passenger terminal (Tel: +370 5 230 6498).
The passenger terminal at Vilnius Airport is partitioned into Arrivals and Departures. As passenger traffic has dramatically increased in recent years, major renovation & expansion projects were undertaken by the Airport - most recently the baggage claim hall has been extended. The terminal also has separate passenger flows for Schengen and non-Schengen countries.
Amenities ad services inside the Terminal: Two foreign exchange services and in Arrivals, Sector A, two ATM cash machines; while in the departures area special ‘ATS’ exchange LTs (litas) into EUROS. You can access the internet throughout the terminal for free. A number of food & drink establishments, as well as & shops are located pre-security, while duty-free shops are in post-security Departures on the 2d floor.
Lounges in the passenger terminal:
1. The Olympia lounge,a passenger farewell area, can be used for persons accompanying passengers before going through security check.
2. The business lounge is available at a cost of 65 LT.
3. A fully-staffed VIP lounge (tel. + 37 52 73 93 72).
4. A Business Club is in the Departure area for business class & priority class members (tel. +37 52 73 93 73).
Parking options at Vilnius Airport: Parking is available in P1, a multi-storey parking garage, as well as in the open-space parking lots P2, P3, P4 & 5.
Payment is made via ‘ATM’s (in coins of 50 ct, LTL 1, LTL 2 and LTL 5 and in banknotes of LTL 10, LTL 20 and LTL 50—ATMs return your change). Simply press the button & take your ticket, park your car, pay before leaving, and insert the paid ticket into the machine on your way out.
For parking information 24/7 call + 37 52 35 60 86.
Rental car counters for nine rental car agencies are located in the Arrivals area, first floor.
To get from Vilnius Airport to your destination, you can rent a car, take a taxi, shuttle minibus, train or bus:
(a) taxis are located at the approaches of the Arrivals Terminal.
(b) shuttle minibuses charge 4 LT.
(c) Public Bus 1 goes to the train & bus station, while Public Bus 2 goes to the city center. Fares are 1.80 LT at the newsstand, or 2.50 LT on the bus.
(d) A fully-accessible shuttle train runs between the Railway Station and the Airport (close to the passenger terminal with a sheltered pedestrian path) and takes 7 minutes. The fare is2.50 LT.
Vilnius International VNO Airport Update History
- VNO Airports - Oct 28, 2013
- VNO Airport Intro - Jun 16, 2013
- VNO Airlines Served - Jun 12, 2013