Craiova International Airport
Aeroportul Interna?ional Craiova
|Operator||Consiliul Jude?ean Dolj|
|Focus city for||Wizz Air|
|Elevation AMSL||626 ft / 191 m|
Craiova International Airport (IATA: CRA, ICAO: LRCV) is located in south-western part of Romania, 7 km (4.3 mi) east of Craiova municipality, one of Romania's largest cities. The airport area is the headquarters of Avioane Craiova (formerly known as IRAv Craiova), the company which built the Romanian IAR-93 and IAR-99 aircraft.
A new terminal was opened at Craiova airport in December 2010. Runway renovation works took place in summer 2015. Since July 2014 Craiova Airport is base for Wizz Air which serves 10 destinations in 7 countries. In March 2018, Ryanair announced it would terminate all services at Craiova by October 2018 which consist of a single route to Valencia.
|AtlasGlobal||Seasonal charter: Antalya|
|Blue Air||Seasonal charter: Antalya|
|Wizz Air||Barcelona, Beauvais, Bergamo, Bologna, Charleroi, Cologne/Bonn, London-Luton, Rome-Ciampino, Madrid, Tel Aviv (ends 25 October 2019)|
The airport is connected to the city via bus route 9 (Metro-Central Market-Craiovi?a Nou?) of the public transport company RAT Craiova. There is a station in front of the airport with all-day service time.