AT SKOPJE AIRPORT: "TAV MACEDONIA" OPENS THE FIVE NEW ROUTES WITH "WIZZAIR"
With today’s launch of the new flights to Oslo and Friedrichshafen, the company that operates the Macedonian airports celebrated the opening of the five new routes from ,,Alexander the Great’’: Oslo, Friedrichshafen, Barcelona, Nuremberg and Hamburg
With the first flight to Norway's capital Oslo early this morning at 6h, as well as the first flight to the south German town Friedrichshafen this afternoon at 13:30h, TAV Macedonia started the week in which it will open the five new routes with the low cost carrier WizzAir.
-With the start of the summer TAV Macedonia is doing another one pleasant surprise to the passengers of the airport ,,Alexander the Great’’. The five news routes with the airline ,,WizzAir’’ to Oslo, Friedrichshafen, Barcelona, Hamburg and Nurnberg, are great opportunity for all those who have not decided yet where to spend their vacation. Of course we expect tourists and businessmen to come on these routes, as well as our co-citizens, our emigrants that live in these and in the neighboring countries to visit their motherland more often. TAV Macedonia is fully committed on providing good services to our passengers, said Zoran Krstevski, General Manager of TAV Macedonia.
He added that with the opening of the new routes, further growth in traffic and in passenger’s number at ,,Alexander the Great’’ is expected.
The airplane that took off from Skopje to Friedrichshafen today carried 108 passengers and it the late afternoon it will fly back bringing 169 passengers to Macedonia.
Tomorrow afternoon (June 30) at 18:25h, the first aircraft from Skopje Airport will take off to the new destination Barcelona, which will connect Skopje and Macedonia to Spain by air for the first time.
On Wednesday, (July 1), Skopje airport will open the new routes to Hamburg at 6:15h in the morning, and to Nurnberg, at 13:15h in the afternoon.
-We are thrilled to have five new WIZZ routes commencing this week raising the total number of WIZZ routes operated from Skopje to 19. The arrival of our fifth aircraft at Skopje base represents an investment of $80 million at list price in Macedonia. With fares from MKD 599 we look forward to carrying many passengers on board of our new Airbus A320 aircraft, said Wizz Air's spokesperson Daniel de Carvalho.
The five new routes to the European cities are scheduled 2 times per week each. To Friedrichshafen and to Oslo on Monday and Friday, to Barcelona on Tuesday and Saturday, and to Hamburg and to Nurnberg on Wednesday and Sunday.
Last year ,, Skopje Skopje International Airport '' passed a significant milestone - reached 1 million passengers on an annual level, only in the first 10 months.
TAV Macedonia provided services to almost 1.3 million passengers in 2014, with a 20 percent increase a year earlier at both Skopje Alexander the Great and Ohrid St. Paul the Apostle airports.
Summer Timetable 2015 – The 5 new destinations from Skopje International Airport
|Destination||Day in the week||Departure from SKP|
|Oslo||Monday & Friday||06:00 a.m.|
|Friedrichshafen||Monday & Friday||13:30 p.m.|
|Barcelona||Tuesday & Saturday||18:25 p.m.|
|Hamburg||Wednesday & Sunday||06:15 a.m.|
|Nurnberg||Wednesday & Sunday||13:15 p.m.|
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Frequently Asked Questions
There is regular shuttle bus to/from Skopje International Airport for passengers that drives and stops at key bus stops throughout the City of Skopje and arrives at the airport. V2V Transporter manages and operates the shuttle buses for passengers. The shuttle bus timetable is prepared according to the arrivals/departures of flights at Skopje International Airport. One way ticket for the shuttle bus costs MKD 199. You can find more information in Passenger guide section on our the webpage, or click Bus.
Skopje International Airport operates 24/7. Restaurants and cafes such as Cakes & Bakes, Café In, Burger King and NeedStop are available for the passengers at any time; business lounge (PrimeClass CIP Service) offers you comfort 24/7, while ATU Duty Free is opened as per the flights timetable and offers wide range of products.
Check-in at the passenger and baggage check-in counters starts 180 minutes (3 hours) before the scheduled time of departure (STD) specified on your flight ticket. The closing time of the airport check-in counter is no later than 60 minutes before STD stated on your flight ticket.
Since the beginning of COVID–19 pandemic, due to the requirements for different travel documents imposed by different countries, TAV Macedonia appeals to passengers to arrive at the airport 3 hours before take-off.
For information about your flight, please follow Skopje International Airport website, in the Arrivals and Departures section, where all changes to the flights schedule are updated in real time, i.e., as we receive information by airlines.
If you need urgent additional information about your flight, you can call Skopje International Airport Information Desk on the phone number: +38923148333, it is open 24/7.
Passengers are allowed to carry on board free of charge items such as coat, 1 umbrella or walking stick, 1 ladies handbag, 1 camera or binoculars, 1 baby transporter, 1 pair of crutches or similar prosthetic aids, medical equipment on which the passenger is fully dependent, a reasonable quantity of baby food.
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Yes. Since 2015 TAV Macedonia has introduced free Wi-Fi internet at Skopje International Airport, which was upgraded in 2019. Passengers can access free internet through their mobile devices by simply connecting to a wireless network called TAV Airports, password is not required.
You can park your vehicle in our parking lot without prior reservation. This service is available 24/7 at Skopje International Airport.
Car Park Pricelist:
1h – MKD 100
2h – MKD 150
3h – MKD 200
4h – MKD 250
4-8h – MKD 500
8-24h – MKD 850
3-7 days – MKD 2500
8-14 days – MKD 3500
15-30 days – MKD 5000
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Yes. At Skopje International Airport there are specially designated, marked parking lots for persons with disabilities and the car park services are free of charge within 24 hours. By enclosing the traffic license and the disability identification card at the Car Park Payment Counter, located inside the terminal building, our employees will cancel the car park ticket and the person with disability will be automatically exempt from paying for the car park service. If all designated parking lots for persons with disabilities are occupied, park your car on a regular parking lot, and following the above stated procedure you will be exempted from paying for the car park services.
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For traveling with pet onboard an aircraft, passengers are requested to provide all necessary documents and vaccines for the animal prior to their travel. For more detailed information, please contact the airline you are traveling with:
Wizz Air does not permit pets onboard an aircraft, except for guide/service dogs. Appropriate travel documents are required to be submitted/enclosed for these dogs.
Yes. At Skopje International Airport there is a Special Assistance Service for passengers with reduced mobility (PRMs). The counter where you can ask for this free of charge service is located inside the Terminal building, next to the Information Desk. Passenger with Reduced Mobility (PRM) means any person whose mobility is reduced due to physical incapacity (sensor or locomotor), intellectual deficiency, age, illness, or other cause of disability.
Yes. There is a smoking room at Skopje International Airport, which is located in the security-restricted area, airside. The smoking room is located next to Gate number 201, i.e., on the left side after you pass passport control and security screening.
In addition to the smoking room, passengers can use the open terraces of the cafeterias located at the entrance to the terminal building of the airport.
Smoking is prohibited in all other areas of the terminal building.
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