Marche Airport (Ancona Falconara Airport) Guide (AOI)

Airport info
Code: AOI
Address:
Piazzale Sandro Sordoni, Falconara Marittima, Marche 60015, Italy
Location:

The airport is located approximately 13km (8 miles) west of the city of Ancona.

No. of terminals: 1 Dialling code: +39
Telephone:
+39 071 28271
Timezone: GMT ++01:00

Marche Airport (formerly known as Ancona Falconara Airport) serves the Marche region of eastern central Italy. Our Marche Airport guide includes airport contact details and information on terminal facilities, public transportation and local accommodation.

Information

There is an information desk situated in the public area of the terminal. Aside from airport information it also offers tourist advice and can help with hotel bookings. The desk is open daily from 0900-1700.

Email address: 
info@marcheairport.com
Driving directions

From central Ancona, follow Via Flaminia west and turn left onto Via Conca. From there, take a right onto Strada Statale Adriatica towards Falconara Marittima. Take the first junction left on to the SS76, which leads directly to the airport. The total drive time from central Ancona to the airport is approximately 20 minutes.

Public Transport

Public transport rail

Trains run to Ancona from Castelferretti Station (tel: 892021; www.trenitalia.com), which is directly outside the airport terminal. The journey time into the city is 20-25 minutes, and the single fare is €1.90.

Public transport road

Bus: Conerobus (tel: +39 071 283 7411;www.conerobus.it) operates the regular Raffaeloo Aerobus connecting the airport to Ancona and vice versa (journey time: 30 minutes; fare: €5). Services tie in with flight arrivals and departures.

Taxi:Taxis (tel: +39 071 918221; www.ctftaxi.it) are readily available outside the terminal. The journey time to the city centre is upwards of 20 minutes depending on traffic and the fee is approximately €35-40.

Terminal facilities

Money

A branch office of Banca Marche is located in Arrivals, which offers currency exchange services as well as an ATM.

Communication

Public telephones and Wi-Fi access are available in the terminal at Ancona Falconara Airport.

Food

There is a takeaway pizza counter situated in the public area of the terminal, along with a licensed bar, snack bar and a self-service food counter.

Shopping

Duty-free shopping is available to passengers leaving the EU. Goods available in the airport shops include regional foods, electronic goods, tobacco and local wines.

Luggage

A lost and found office (tel: +39 071 282 7511) is located in the arrivals hall. Baggage trolleys are available.

Other

Baby changing facilities are also readily available at Ancona Airport.

Airport facilities

Conference and business

There is a lounge in the departures area; however, there are no meeting facilities at the airport itself. These can be found at larger hotels in the city, and at the Hotel Europa (tel: +39 071 888 096; www.hoteleuropa-ancona.it), which is located about halfway between the airport and central Ancona.

Disabled facilities

The airport is fully accessible to disabled passengers, with lifts, disabled toilets, and designated parking close to the terminal. Any passengers who may require additional assistance are advised to contact their airline before travelling.

Car parking

Long and short term parking, with a total of more than 600 spaces, is available opposite the terminal. The first 20 minutes of parking are free of charge.

Car rental

International car hire operators: Autoeuropa, Avis, Europcar, Hertz and Sixt are all represented at the airport, along with local car hire companies. Car hire desks are located in Arrivals.

Hotels

There are no hotels at the airport. There are some small bed and breakfast type establishments in the surrounding area, but it is necessary to travel to Ancona itself to find larger, more modern, hotels.

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Hotel NH Ancona

+39 071 201 171

In the centre of Ancona close to the harbour, the 4-star NH Ancona has sea views, and is close to both shopping and historic attractions. Meeting rooms are available, along with free Wi-Fi, a restaurant and free parking.

Rupi di Via XXIX Settembre 14, 60122, Ancona, Italy

Touring Hotel

+39 071 913 136

Close to the beach in Falconara Marittima, the Touring Hotel offers gardens, an outdoor pool, a traditional regional restaurant, and meeting rooms. Ancona city centre is 10km (6.2 miles) away, and many rooms have sea views. The hotel is also a pet-friendly establishment.

Via degli Spagnoli 18, 60015, Falconara Marittima, Italy

Hotel Europa

+39 071 888 096

A favourite for business travellers, the 3-star Hotel Europa is a convenient accommodation option located within close proximity of the airport. Facilities include a breakfast buffet, meeting rooms, free Wi-Fi and Sky TV.

Via Sentino 3, 60126, Ancona, Italy

Albergo Tenda Verde

+39 071 916 0626

A more economical choice just a few minutes from the airport, this small establishment offers single, double and family rooms, along with a restaurant serving fixed priced meals.

Via Cesanelli 4, 60015, Falconara Marittima, Italy

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