Pula Airport

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Pula Airport
Zračna luka Pula/Pula
Pula Airport aerial.jpg
IATA: PUYICAO: LDPL
PUY is located in Croatia
PUY
PUY
Location of the airport in Croatia
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Pula Airport Ltd.
Serves Pula, Croatia
Elevation AMSL 274 ft / 84 m
Coordinates 44°53′37″N 013°55′20″E / 44.89361°N 13.92222°E / 44.89361; 13.92222
Website www.airport-pula.hr
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
09/27 2,950 9,678 Asphalt
Croatian Aeronautical Information Publication[1]

Pula Airport (IATA: PUYICAO: LDPL) is the airport serving Pula, Croatia, and is located 6 km from the city centre.[1] It served 355,920 passengers in 2011.

Thanks in part to favourable climatic and technical conditions Pula is designated as the alternative airport for parts of Slovenia and smaller parts of eastern Italy. Pula also attracts jet set passengers flying privately or rented aircraft, visiting the Brijuni islands or attending concerts and shows at Pula Arena and sailing their yachts. Presently, Pula airport is capable of handling large aircraft such as Boeing 747 and Ilyushin Il-86.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Passport stamp
Airlines Destinations
Aer Lingus Seasonal: Dublin
Air Méditerranée Seasonal Charter: Basel-Mulhouse, Lyon, Nantes, Paris-Charles de Gaulle
Austrian Airlines Seasonal Charter: Graz
Arkefly Seasonal: Amsterdam
Croatia Airlines Zadar, Zagreb
Seasonal: Amsterdam, Frankfurt
Enter Air Katowice
Germanwings Seasonal: Berlin-Tegel, Cologne/Bonn, Hamburg (begins 10 July)
InterSky Seasonal: Friedrichshafen
Jet2.com Seasonal: Edinburgh (begins 25 May 2014), Leeds/Bradford, Manchester, Newcastle upon Tyne
Lufthansa Regional
operated by Lufthansa CityLine
Seasonal: Munich (begins 7 June 2014)
Kolavia Seasonal Charter: Moscow-Domodedovo
Norwegian Air Shuttle Seasonal: Oslo-Gardermoen, Stockholm-Arlanda
Primera Air Seasonal Charter: Malmö (begins 21 May 2014), Stockholm-Arlanda (begins 21 May 2014)
Rossiya Seasonal Charter: St. Petersburg
Ryanair Seasonal: Beauvais, Charleroi, Hahn, London-Stansted, Moss/Rygge
Scandinavian Airlines Seasonal: Copenhagen, Gothenburg (begins 1 July), Oslo-Gardermoen, Stockholm-Arlanda
S7 Airlines Seasonal: Moscow-Domodedovo
SmartWings
operated by Travel Service Airlines
Seasonal: Prague (begins 2 June 2014)
Thomson Airways Seasonal: Birmingham, London-Gatwick, Manchester
Transaero Airlines Seasonal: Moscow-Domodedovo, St Petersburg
Transavia.com Seasonal Charter: Amsterdam
Ukraine International Airlines Seasonal: Kiev-Boryspil
Ural Airlines Seasonal: Moscow-Domodedovo, Yekaterinburg
Windrose Airlines Seasonal Charter: Kiev-Boryspil

Statistics[edit]

Traffic at Pula Airport
Year Passengers
1990 672,241
2000 66,772
2001 102,985
2002 140,431
2003 136,207
2004 155,566
2005 209,412
2006 295,342
2007 384,487
2008 397,363
2009 318,838
2010 332,399
2011 355,920
2012 367,455
2013 351,196

Ground transportation[edit]

Bus[edit]

A bus that goes to/from the airport ("Pula Zracna Luka") and the Pula central bus terminal ("Bus Kolodvor").

Taxi[edit]

A taxi can be taken to the outskirts of Pula (specifically, Verudela, where Hotel Palma and Histria are located).

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b AIP from the European Organisation for the Safety of Air Navigation

External links[edit]