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KASTORIA AIRPORT
"ARISTOTELIS"
National Airport

IATA: KSO
ICAO: LGKA
Kastoria_National_airport

Kastoria Airport

"Aristotelis"

Kastoria Airport, or Aristotelis Airport, is a public airport in Argos Orestikon, Kastoria, Macedonia, Greece. It is owned by the Greek State and operated by the Hellenic Civil Aviation Authority (HCAA).

Systems of Civil Aviation

Kastoria Airport has one asphalt runway and serves both scheduled and charter flights. Sky Express is the only airline operating at the airport, offering flights to and from Athens. The airport is open 24/7 and has a designated point of entry exit.

Facilities

Kastoria Airport has a passenger terminal with approximately 150 passengers per hour. The terminal has basic facilities, including a café and a small gift shop. The airport also provides public services such as meteorology. There are two aircraft parking positions for B737-sized planes and a 2000m2 parking space for light aircraft.

History

Kastoria Airport was built in the 1970s and was initially used for military purposes. It was later converted into a civilian airport and began commercial operations in the early 1990s. Since then, the airport has undergone several upgrades and renovations to meet the growing demand for air travel to Kastoria.

Owner and Operator

Kastoria Airport is owned by the Greek State and operated by the Hellenic Civil Aviation Authority (HCAA), a public organization responsible for regulating and supervising civil aviation in Greece. The HCAA is also responsible for developing and managing airports in Greece.

Distance from the Center of Kastoria

Kastoria Airport is located approximately 12 kilometers from the center of Kastoria and 0.5 kilometers from the town of Argos Orestikon. It takes about 15-20 minutes to drive from the center of Kastoria to the airport.

Fees

The fees for using Kastoria Airport vary depending on the type of aircraft and the services required. For more information on costs, please contact the airport directly.

Ways to Get to the Airport from the Center of Kastoria

The most convenient way to get to Kastoria Airport from the center of Kastoria is by taxi, which takes approximately 15-20 minutes and costs around 15-20. Alternatively, a bus service runs from the center of Kastoria to the airport, with a journey time of approximately 30-40 minutes and a cost of around 2-3.

Conclusion

Kastoria Airport is a modern and efficient airport that provides passengers with a safe and comfortable travel experience. With its advanced systems of civil aviation, basic facilities, and convenient location, Kastoria Airport is an excellent choice for anyone traveling to the region.

POSTAL ADDRESS

NATIONAL CIVIL AIRPORT OF KASTORIA "ARISTOTELIS"

P.C. 52200, ARGOS ORESTIKON
KASTORIA

PHONE NUMBERS

Telephone Center:

+30-24670-21700 

The Airport Police Station (24/7 operation):

+30-24670-21733

Fax:

+30-24670-41888

Telex:

LGKAZPZX

AFTN:

LGKAOYDY

E-mail:

kso@hcaa.gr

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