Airport news

2016 10 19

Vilnius Airport – even more family-friendly
As from now, Vilnius Airport focuses even more on passengers travelling with young children. The marking of a family queue at the Airport has already been changed, while parents are offered functional solutions that will make travelling with children easier.

2016 10 18

On October 19-20, border guards will restore internal border controls in Vilnius Airport for a while
Tactical exercises “Temporary restoration of internal border controls” of Vilnius team of the State Border Guard Service (SBGS) will be held on October 19-20, from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

2016 10 14

Lithuanian Airports are not slowing down: the number of passengers has been increasing
In September, a growth in the number of passengers has been observed in all Lithuanian Airports compared to the same period of last year. The greatest increase was noted in the number of people traveling from Vilnius Airport to Stockholm, Tallinn, Kiev and Oslo and those going from Kaunas to London and Copenhagen. Palanga Airport continues surprising with its growth rate (of 61 percent) being the second in Europe. It was outrun solely by Oradea Airport in Romania.  

2016 10 12

At Vilnius Airport – an option of having the purchased goods delivered home
Vilnius Airport provides yet another convenient new service to passengers. From now on, the goods bought in duty-free shops before your flight may be delivered directly to your home.

2016 10 06

During the reconstruction of Vilnius Airport, the majority of flights will be diverted to Kaunas
During the period from 14 July till 18 August 2017, when the runway of Vilnius Airport will be under reconstruction, the majority of airlines will divert their flights to Kaunas Airport. Even though during the reconstruction, the schedule and frequency of flights will be somewhat different, connections to the major cities of Europe will remain great, and the number of flights going in certain directions may even increase.

2016 10 03

Wizz Air starts new Vilnius route to Bari in Italy
Wizz Air, the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe, today started operating a new route from its Vilnius base. The newest WIZZ service connects the Lithuanian capital with Bari in Italy. Starting today, the new route will operate year round, two times a week, on Mondays and Fridays providing Lithuanian customers with a convenient schedule for weekend getaways.

2016 10 03

airBaltic Adds Routes for 2017
For the next summer season, starting on  March 26, 2017, the Baltic airline airBaltic will introduce at least eight new routes, thus improving connections to the Baltic region.

2016 09 29

Vilnius Airport is in search for contractors for reconstruction of its runway
Works of the second stage of reconstruction of the runway at Vilnius Airport to be carried out in the summer of 2017 are expected to cost nearly EUR 24 million. Having announced an open and public tender for the procurement of reconstruction contract works, a contractor, the quality of works and reputation whereof would raise no doubt, is searched for.

2016 09 13

One Additional Support Package for Development of Direct Flights from Lithuania
The airlines willing to develop their routes of regular direct flights from Lithuania may be eligible for the new support package from the Route Development Fund. According to the call for tenders published by Lithuanian Airports, the air carriers are entitled to submit their tenders for launching of new routes in the directions relevant to the Lithuanian population or increasing the frequency of flights on the existing routes till 23 October 2016.

2016 09 08

Vilnius Airport Presents an Integrated Car Parking Service
Vilnius Airport and Unipark offer passengers a new service called BLIC. It is not just car parking in a parking lot next to the passenger terminal; the service also offers quick passenger screening and car washing, that is, a clean car will wait for its driver to return from the trip. The integrated service is provided by the company Unipark.