Pisa / San Giusto - Galileo Galilei International Airport
Aeroporto Internazionale di Pisa (PSA) - is one of minor international airports, territorially situated in the region Tuscany, at a distance of only 4-5 km from Pisa city center. Airport is also knows as Galileo Galilei Airport, as it was named after Galileo Galilei- Italian astronomer and great scientist, native of Pisa. Being a 2 asphalt paved runways’ airport, it handles large aircrafts, commercial national and international, seasonable, regular and private flights (in 2017 it accommodated 5,233,118 passengers, so it represents the 10th busiest airport with passenger numbers). Pisa International Airport has been used as a military utility airport in 1930-1940 and nowadays is it still in use by Italian Air Force.
Facilities and infrastructure of the Pisa International Airport
The infrastructure of the Pisa International Airport allows finding the gates easily and includes many services: 2 storeyed building has terminal entrances to reach check-in areas and arrivals facilities as well as departure area for boarding, car park payments points, bars and restaurants. Furthermore, travelers can find on the first floor– Galilei Vip Lounge (€ 25 per person inclusive of VAT). Customer-friendly personnel of Information desk remains at your disposal for any assistance needed 7 days a week on a twenty-four hour basis.
Purchase your Priority Lane service ticket for €10.00 and get a speed access via a dedicated entrance to avoid the queues at security (for children under 2 y.o. is free, only when they are accompanied by a parent authorized to access the Priority Lane).
Services for people with reduced mobility: Pisa International Airport is well equipped with elevators, special toilets and parking places, as well as offers wheelchair accessibility for the passengers with reduced mobility. For appropriate assistance all passengers must indicate the nature of disability, the degree of assistance required and specific needs during the flight as well as the international code according to the international classification 48 hours before the flight.
Wifi: Take this advantage and connect to the WIFI at the airport to stay always up to date with the latest news or surf the net.
Parking: 7/24 hours 5 capacious parking zones are available at the Pisa Airport: P1 uncovered 31 spaces car park at a 200 m of distance from the terminal, a multi-storey P2 with 486 places, P3 short stay uncovered parking just in front of the terminal entrance with 81 car spaces, 400 spaces are in P4 uncovered outdoor long-term car park and a tourist coach parking area of the outer parking area -P6. The Airport guests can adjust tickets at the cash desks at exit the car park.
Restauration/ Shops: Do not hesitate to come and discover delicious food in an aeronautical atmosphere! Situated on the ground floor Mokà cafè, Briciole bar, Bar Famoso Grancafè Coffee & Food Pizza Chef welcome you whether for a lunch break, for a snack or for a drink 7 days a week. On the 1st floor Mastro Bistecca offers its services to prepare the traditional Tuscan dishes for you and 'Gusto' Chef Express Self-Service Restaurant will present it freshly made/ baked delicious dishes. Take some TAX-FREE beverages, tobacco or find perfume or cosmetics by luxuriant brands in the Duty Free and many other stores.
Lost/ damaged luggage: In case if you find you luggage damaged or lost, kindly approach to the Lost & Found office located in the baggage reclaiming area (open hours: 9h-21h, tel: +39 (0)50 84 94 00). The research will be started immediately and lasts normally 5 days whereas customer can easily track the progress of the baggage search in real time through the airport website. And please, never leave your baggage alone!
Private transfer services to and from Pisa International Airport
Whether for a business trip or a private weekend trip - the airport transfer in Pisa is a cheap alternative to a rental car or taxi. Avoid long queues and a nerve-racking search for a parking space, we agree fixed prices with you, which does not change due to delays or traffic jams. Moreover, you can choose in advance to book Economy, Business or First Class. Also, for travel groups we have comfortable business vans that can accommodate up to five people. After a long flight, when you arrive at the airport, all you will need is a private airport transfer right to your reserved hotel or any desired destination to feel at ease in this new country. On the way to your destination, you can already see in passing this beautiful Leaning Tower of Pisa and many other sights with a rich historical past, as well as Cathedral of Santa Maria Assunta, Santa Maria della Spina or Campo Santo (Sacred Field), others cultural attractions and go for shopping. Private transfer is the best and easiest way to begin your vacation smoothly and to ensure a service that will match your expectations and needs! If you book a convenient airport private transfer service for your next trip to Pisa and surrounding cities, you will sit back and enjoy right from the beginning. The stressful arrival or departure is up to your driver.
Shared transfers to and from Pisa International Airport
Passengers can also use vehicles from the car-sharing providers. Nothing is as good for team spirit as a shared experience. Simply consider to share your ride with more people or join another one’s trip. Platform apps are a useful way to get to your destination at a reduced cost comparing to the other options, so go ahead and reserve your private shared transfer to and from Pisa International Airport.
Airport taxis to and from Pisa International Airport
The airport building has special telephone racks with taxi services available on the arrival area 24 hours/7 days. For additional information you can contact +39 (0)50 541 600 or visit www.cotapi.it
Shuttle Bus to and from Pisa International Airport
There is a shuttle bus service from the airport, the stop is near the parking zone P6, the tickets to be purchased at the Information desk. Kindly do attention to your luggage before taking the shuttle service, as there are restrictions concerning the oversized luggage which can be carried on the shuttle bus. In order to avoid using public transport, as you are quickly overwhelmed in a new city and people probably speak another language, choose a direct private transfer from the airport to the city.
Train to and from Pisa International Airport
Since 2017 high speed new automatic People Mover was constructed, so travelers can get the direct connection from Airport to Pisa Centrale railway station each day from 6h to 24h with 5-8 minutes waiting time. The stop is only at 40 m walk from the Passenger Terminal. So thereafter from Pisa Centrale railway station you can achieve any Italian railway network destination.
Pisa International Airport Car Rental
If you prefer to travel alone in the Pisa city and to explore Tuscany region for yourself, you can book a car online in advance on a schedule that suits you. Compare and choose the best option between the most trusted car rental companies available at the Pisa Airport. You find the counters of the car rental companies in the terminal of the Pisa Airport at a 500 m on foot from the passenger terminal, or just catch the free shuttle bus. The rental cars are available in the directly adjacent parking garage P5. The parking deck gives you the freedom of choice: from the compact city car to the classy sedan to the SUV. For all details and extras such as child seats, navigation devices or winter tires, please contact the car rental service directly. Offices have generous opening times, generally are closed at 21h30 during winter and at 22h30 for summer time, besides if you arrive late, for sure there will be at least 1 office open, here are some of them:
• Avis/ Budget info contact: +39 (0) 50 42028/ https://www.avisautonoleggio.it/
• AutoEuropa/ Sicily by car/ Thrifty info contact: +39 (0)50 506 883 /https://www.sicilybycar.it/rent/
• Enterprise/ Alamo/ Locauto info contact: +39 (0)50 24347/ https://www.locautorent.com/en/
• SIXT: +39 02 94757979 / https://www.sixt.it/
• Europcar: +39 (0)50 41081 / https://www.europcar.it/
Pisa International Airport Contact Information
Official IATA code: PSA
Address: Piazzale D'ascanio, 1, 56121 Pisa PI, Italy
Official Website: https://www.pisa-airport.com/en/
The handling agents at Pisa International Airport are:
• Aegean Airlines, Aer Lingus, Air Arabia Maroc, Albawings, Alitalia, British Airlines, easyJet, Eurowings, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, S7 Airlines, Pobeda, Vueling
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