IATA Code: PUY
ICAO Code: LDPL
Passengers: ~ 700.000
Pula Airport (PUY) is the international airport serving Pula, Croatia. It is located some 6 km northeast of Pula city centre. It mostly offers seasonal flights. With over 700 000 served passengers, it is the fourth busiest airport in Croatia. PUY airport is mainly focused on seasonal flights, however, there are also year-round connections to several domestic destinations.
If travelling to Pula, the following guide will present you with all the necessary information about the airport.
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How to get from Pula Airport to Pula
There are different shuttle bus routes:
- Airport – Pula Bus station – Pula Verdula and Medulin – you can see the timetable, prices and buy a ticket here.
- Airport – Pula Puntizela – Pula Verudela – Rovinj – Porec – Novigrad – Umag – you can see the timetable, prices and buy a ticket here.
The scheduled departure time from the airport is always 30 minutes after the arrival of the following low-cost airlines – Ryanair, Norwegian, Easyjet, Finnair, Germanwings or Jet2.com. If the scheduled arrival time of those flights is alternated or the plane is delayed, the bus will depart approx. 30 minutes after the actual arrival, regardless of the time stated on your shuttle bus ticket.
Public transport is another way of reaching the city. Bus line 23 goes to and from the airport. Here you can check the timetable. The price of a one-way ticket when purchased directly from the driver is around €2.
Taxis are located in front of the Main Terminal building. Officially licenced taxis have a taxi sign on the roof of the vehicle. Make sure to agree on the price before you leave the airport.
Transfer to nearby cities
If you are not up for hassling with luggage when leaving the airport and want to be taken directly to your accommodation in Pula, you can pre-book a transfer to any address in Pula or to other nearby destinations.
The price for a pre-booked transfer to Pula varies but generally costs around 20 Euros. If you have booked a transfer, the driver will be waiting for you at the arrivals terminal. Here you can book your private transfer from Pula airport to Pula.
If you’re looking to travel to other cities from the airport, you can find a list of the most popular transfer routes and offers below:
|Pula Airport to Fazana||Pula Airport to Medulin||Pula Airport to Opatija|
|Pula Airport to Porec||Pula Airport to Rabac||Pula Airport to Rijeka|
|Pula Airport to Rovinj||Pula Airport to Umag||Pula Airport to Vrsar|
Transfer to marinas
And in case you are looking for a fast and reliable transfer to any of the nearby marinas, you can find the list of the most popular transfer routes and offers below:
Car hire at Pula Airport
Car rental facilities are located inside the main arrivals area and the main terminal building. Some of the car rental companies available at the airport are Avis, Budget, Hertz, Sixt, and Oryx. It is advisable to conveniently book your car in advance.
Pula Airport airlines
Pula has over 20 airlines operating, most of them operate seasonal flights only. The national carrier Croatia Airlines along with Trade Air operates all year-round flights to domestic destinations.
Below are listed the most important airlines offering departures and arrivals to and from PUY Airport:
- British Airways
- Croatia Airlines
- Scandinavian Airlines
- TUI Airways
Pula Airport facilities
There are several amenities available at the airport, which can be useful while you’re waiting for your flight. Below are listed some of the services offered by the airport in Pula:
- Business Lounge
- Duty-free shops
- Exchange office
- Car hire
- Parking lot
Pula Airport accommodation
Pula Airport FAQs
There are no night buses, so should you miss the last bus you can always get a taxi or a private transfer to the city.
WiFi and USB ports are available at the airport.
Of course, the exchange office can be found in the eastern part of the passenger building, near the exit of the international arrival area.
There are no direct lines from Pula Airport to other places, so you will have to reach the main bus station and then continue to your destination. Most popular routes to and from Pula you can check on getbybus.com.