Alghero – Riviera del Corallo Airport (AHO), also known as Alghero – Fertilia Airport, is an international airport located about 10 kilometers from the city of Alghero, Sardinia. The airport is one of the three main airports serving the island of Sardinia with over 1.318,000 passengers annually. During summer season, the air traffic significantly increases, especially due to low-cost carriers such as RyanAir and EasyJet.
How to get from Alghero Airport to Alghero
There are several ways of travelling to and from Alghero Airport, including public transport and private options.
There is a public bus service – line 9373 ALFA operating regularly from the airport to the city of Alghero with departures approximately every hour. Make sure you check the departure schedule before your arrival because it changes during the winter season and public holidays. The airport bus stop is located about 150 meters from the Arrival Terminal and the bus route includes a number of stops on the way. Bus tickets can be purchased in ticket machine in the terminal hall or directly on board. Travel time is around 30 to 40 minutes, depending on the traffic.
If you prefer a comfortable ride over a crowded public transport, we recommend you to take a taxi operating 24/7. You will find taxi station in front of the Arrivals Terminal. Authorized taxi companies are Consorzio Taxi Alghero and Radiotaxi Alghero.The fare from the Airport to Rhodes city center is usually around 20€ and takes 20 minutes. Expect to be charged more if you carry several luggage pieces. Keep in mind that there is no fixed price, so the price can vary due to traffic conditions or other conditions.
Another way to travel to Alghero is with a private, door-to-door transfer from Alghero Airport to your accommodation in the city. You can pre-book a transfer for a hassle-free experience, professional driver will wait for you at the airport and take you to your destination.
Renting a car at Alghero Airport
For those who would prefer to reach the city and explore the area on their own, the best option is to rent a car directly at the airport. At Alghero Airport you’ll find the following car rental companies such as Avis, Sixt, Hertz, etc.
Renting a bus at Alghero airport
Larger groups of passengers should consider renting a bus at the airport. However, it is recommended to book it online, so the bus rental companies have enough time to advise you on the meeting point and all other information.
Alghero Airport accommodation
There are no hotels at the airport, but there are several hotels in the area.
Alghero Airport FAQs
- I arrive late at the airport. Will it be a problem for me to get to the city?
There is a public bus operating from the airport to the city of Alghero from morning to evening hours, but in case you miss the bus, you can always take a taxi which are at your disposal 24/7.
- Is there a free WiFi service available at Alghero Airport?
Yes, there is free WiFi available throughout the airport terminal.
- Can I exchange money at Alghero Airport?
Yes, there are currency exchange services as well as ATMs at the airport.
- I am continuing my journey outside Alghero. Are there any direct lines to other destinations?
Yes, there are direct lines from the airport to other cities like Sassari, Bosa, Stintino, etc.