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Cagliari Elmas Airport is an international airport in Italy, situated 10 km northwest of Cagliari. More than 4.4 million air passengers travelled through Cagliari Airport in 2018 and it is the base for Ryanair and Volotea.


Via dei Trasvolatori, 09067 Elmas CA, Italy

Arrivals (flight irregularity)

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Departures (flight irregularity)

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Minimum Connection Time in Cagliari Elmas Airport

The Minimum Connection Time (MCT) required in a specific airport is important to know if the route has a connecting flight. It is a good idea to be aware of this before booking any flight. The MCT is also important if the air traveller is claiming for compensation for a missed connection. Below you can see the MCT for connecting flights in Cagliari Elmas Airport.

  • Between domestic flights: 20 min.
  • Between domestic and international flights: 45 min.
  • Between international flights: 60 min.

Cagliari Elmas Airport terminal

Airport terminals are the areas or different buildings which allow passengers to travel between ground transport and the facilities for boarding and disembarking from a plane. It's crucial to check the terminal before getting to the airport when you depart or have a transfer to another flight, due to the fact that the terminals in larger airports could be a long distance from each other and passengers frequently need extra time to get to the correct one. There is 1 Terminal in Cagliari Elmas Airport.

Terminal 1 – Air Malta, EasyJet, Ryanair, Vueling and others

How to get to / from Cagliari Airport

It might be hard to find the best way to reach the centre of the city when travelling to a destination for the first time. Public transportation is not always available immediately at the airport and taxis can be pricey. Our recommendation is to check all transport possibilities prior to the flight to make sure you choose the best option for your trip.

Up-to-date information on connections can be found here.

Cagliari Airport train

  • Trenitalia
    Direction: Cagliari
    Travel time (approx.): 7 min.
    Operating hours: 05:00 AM - 09:00 PM, daily

Cagliari Airport taxi

  • Pick up point: outside the Terminal
    Travel time (approx.): 14 min. to the city centre
    Approximate price: 25 EUR

Where to rest in Cagliari Elmas (CAG) Airport

You might experience a lengthy layover between flights, for instance if you have a flight delay or your next flight leaves the following day. When this happens, it is essential for passengers to be familiar with where they can unwind and pass their time between flights.

Cagliari Airport lounge

Lounges are facilities in the airport which provide travellers with services such as food, drinks, relaxation spaces, free WIFI and showers, so that passengers can wait in comfort.

Cagliari Airport hotels

Sometimes if the lounge isn’t comfortable enough for sleeping, or your flight departs the next day, you may find it necessary to stay for the night in a nearby hotel. Sometimes hotels are situated directly in the airport building, however at others you may need to leave the airport area to get to the nearest one. In the event you decide to stay overnight in a hotel, we have chosen some comfortable alternatives for you.

  • Spacebility Airport
    Price: from 74 EUR per night
    Address: Viale Elmas, 93, 09122 Cagliari CA, Italy
    Contact: +39 347 136 5082
    Website: click
  • B&B Karales - Ospedali Brotzu e Microcitemico
    Price: from 51 EUR per night
    Address: Via Giotto, 15, 09121 Cagliari CA, Italy
    Contact: +39 349 497 8932
    Website: click
  • B&B Colle dei Fiori
    Price: from 31 EUR per night
    Address: Via Falzarego, 27, 09123 Cagliari CA, Italy
    Contact: +39 070 759 7395
    Website: click

Cagliari Airport cafes and restaurants

The last thing you need when you’re travelling is to feel hungry or thirsty. We have several options for your needs, whether you're looking for an early breakfast, a sit-down dinner during a lengthy layover, or a snack to take on board with you.

Go here to find a comprehensive list of places to eat in Cagliari Airport.

  • Rossosapore
    Description: pizzeria
    Location: Level 1
  • Mokà
    Description: snack bar
    Location: Arrivals, Ground Level and Departures, Level1
  • Wine bar 1920
    Description: wine & beer bar
    Location: Boarding area, Level 1
  • Viaggio Italia Market
    Description: Italian products market
    Location: Level 1
  • Etigua By Lavazza
    Description: caffetteria
    Location: Level 1

Cagliari Airport shops

If you leave your souvenir shopping to the last possible minute, or you simply have time to kill before flying, it's worthwhile visiting the airport shops. The guide below provides a selection of shops at the airport.

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    Description: perfumes, sweets, toys, clothing and accessories
  • Carla Verona
    Description: fashion store
    Location: Departures, Level 1
  • Marina Militare
    Description: sportswear
    Location: Departures, Level 1
  • Eyesportswear
    Description: sportswear
    Location: Departures, Level 1

Cagliari Airport car hire

Some parts of the world are worth travelling through by car, or it might be essential for your trip. This list of car hire companies will make it easier for you to select the best choice for your journey.

  • Hertz
    Location: Airport area
    Opening hours: 08:00 AM - 12:00 AM, daily
    Contact: +39 070 240 037
  • Europcar
    Location: Airport area
    Opening hours: 08:00 AM - 12:00 AM, daily
    Contact: +39 070 240 126
  • Avis
    Location: Airport area
    Opening hours: 07:30 AM - 11:45 PM, daily
    Contact: +39 070 240 081
  • Budget
    Location: Airport area
    Opening hours: 07:30 AM - 11:45 PM, daily
    Contact: +39 070 240 081

Other services in Cagliari Elmas Airport

The list below shows some other useful amenities you might require during your time in the airport.

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