Paros National Airport (IATA: PAS, ICAO: LGPA) is the primary airport serving the island of Paros, Greece, in the Cyclades islands. Located in the southwestern part of the island, Paros Airport is an essential gateway for tourists looking to explore this beautiful region of Greece.
Despite its small size, Paros Airport is equipped with advanced civil aviation systems, including a runway that is 1,200 meters long and 30 meters wide. In addition, a small terminal building houses a check-in area, baggage claim area, and waiting room. Other facilities at the airport include a cafe, a gift shop, and a car rental service.
Paros Airport was first established in 1982, extending its runway in 1991 to accommodate larger aircraft. In 2016, the airport underwent significant renovations and upgrades to modernize its facilities and enhance the passenger experience.
Owner and Operator
Paros Airport is owned and operated by the Hellenic Civil Aviation Authority (HCAA), a public organization responsible for the regulation and supervision of civil aviation in Greece. The HCAA is also responsible for developing and managing airports in Greece.
Distance from the Center of Chora
Paros Airport is located approximately 10 kilometers south of Parikia, also known as Chora, the largest town on the island of Paros. It takes about 15 minutes to drive from the center of Chora to the airport.
The fees for using Paros 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 Chora
The most convenient way to get to Paros Airport from the center of Chora is by taxi, which takes approximately 15 minutes and costs around 15-20€.
Alternatively, a bus service runs from the center of Chora to the airport, with a journey time of approximately 30-40 minutes and a cost of around 2-3€.
NATIONAL CIVIL AIRPORT OF PAROS
84400 ΑLIKI, PAROS
The Airport Police Station (24/7 operation):