Тaxi and Transfer from Kalamata Airport “Captain Vassilis Constantakopoulos” KLX
By air transport, you can reach Kalamata, the second largest city by size and the level of popularity on the Peloponnese. Its great tempo keeps you involved into vibrant life at first step: trendy cafeterias, beach bars, welcoming restaurants, luxury hotels, fashionable shops, historical buildings, the picturesque bay with its breathtaking scenes, and the lively nightlife. Kalamata offers you to take up a challenge and start a new exciting adventure. It will begin at the airport. A taxi or a comfortable transfer can ensure quick and careless arrival from the airport into the desired destination.
Airport “Captain Vassilis Constantakopoulos”
Traveling by air is mostly popular among foreign travelers. Kalamata International Airport is situated 9 kilometers from the city of Kalamata. It bears the name of Vassilis Constantakopoulos, an outstanding captain, a shipowner, and a businessman. It was he, who started modernization of the airport and added new carriers. In 1959 the airport opened its doors for the first time. The first charter flights from abroad came in 1986. Directly near the airport of Kalamata, you can see the Hellenic Air Force’s 120 Air Training Wing.
The airport accommodates several charter flights in the summer season. It also provides air connection with the airport of Thessaloniki city. Kalamata has no regular air service to Athens because of the direct road, which offers a more convenient connection.
Kalamata International Airport has got only one terminal. It was built in 1991. There are five lounges in it: two arrival lounges, two departure lounges, and one waiting area. The total area of buildings available is 2450 square meters. The runaway length is 2700 meters and the width is 45 meters.
Contacts and Hours of Work
- Greek: О Κρατικός Αερολιμένας Καλαμάτας «Καπετάν Βασ. Κωνσταντακόπουλος»
- English: Kalamata International Airport «Captain Vassilis Constantakopoulos»
Codes of the airport:
- IATA: KLX
- ICAO: LGKL
Tel: +30 27210 - 63805, 63800
Fax: +30 27210 - 69837
Postal address: Kalamata, 24200, Messinia, Greece.
The cost of transfer from Kalamata International Airport
If you wish to get to the city, you can catch a bus, take a taxi or book a transfer. There is a bus stop right at the airport entrance. It provides the link with such cities as Kalamata, Messinia, Korona, Chora, Pylos, and Methoni. Kalamata offers easy transportation about Messinia regional unit as well as direct link with Patras, Ioannina (Yannena), and Thessaloniki. Remember that buses run according to a timetable. The ticket for a certain bus should be bought in advance.
In the arrivals area, you can find taxi service, which operates during the airport’s hours of work.
If you decide to get into the city by taxi, you will have no opportunity to choose the class of the car or another driver. Moreover, extra services and facilities are not included in the cost of the trip.
Remember! The Greek do not always speak English, but if they do a bit - their language is rather illegible.
The most comfortable airport assistant that provides not only transportation but also a wide range of options at moderate charges is airport transfer service. You can save money and keep your nerves safe at the same time. Clean new vehicles of different classes, professional Russian-speaking chauffeurs – it is the least part of facilities you can get with transfer service.
How to book a transfer online
You can book a transfer almost in no time thanks to the simplicity of interface provided by Aktis Taxi. To start a procedure you have to choose the departure place (in our case it is Kalamata International Airport). After that, you should choose the destination. Keep on following the instructions: enter the date and place, the number of passengers, and the class of a vehicle. If there are no cars of certain class available at the moment, you can leave the request and it will be fulfilled within 24 hours. The last thing you have to do is enter your data and the flight number.
Benefits of transfer from Aktis.Taxi
What preferences will you get if book a transfer on our website? See for yourself:
a diverse offer of routes;
extra services and facilities for Free (like a baby seat);
no advance payments;
new vehicles of different classes;
This list represents only a small part of facilities provided by Aktis.Taxi for a pleasurable start of your holidays. Try and see it with your own eyes. Welcome to Kalamata!