Sibiu International Airport Guide (SBZ)

Airport info
Code: SBZ
Address:
73 Alba Lulia Road, Sibiu, 550052, Romania
Location:

The airport is located about 3km (2 miles) west of Sibiu city centre.

No. of terminals: 1 Dialling code: +40
Telephone:
+40 269 253 135
Timezone: GMT ++02:00

Sibiu International Airport serves the historic city of Sibiu, one of the country’s most important cultural centres, in southern Transylvania, Romania. Our Sibiu International Airport guide provides contact details for the airport, along with information regarding terminal facilities, public transport access and nearby accommodation options.

Information

The airport information desk is situated in the terminal's public area, near the check-in desks. Public announcements are made in both Romanian and English. There is also a tourist information desk in Arrivals.

Website
www.sibiuairport.ro
Driving directions

From Sibiu city centre, head west along Şoseaua Alba Iulia (DN1) for 4 km (2.5 miles). The airport entrance is on the left. The total drive time from central Sibiu to the airport is approximately 12 minutes.

Public Transport

Public transport road

Bus: Bus services (tel: +40 269 426 100; www.tursib.ro) operate from the bus station outside the airport, with bus numbers 11, 112, 116, 117 and 118 running into Sibiu (journey time: 10 minutes). Tickets can be purchased from a machine near the bus station (note: tickets can only be paid for in Romanian leu).

Taxi: Cabs operate from immediately outside the terminal. Taxi assistance is available at the information desk. As is the case with getting a taxi in any destination, remember to ensure that the vehicle is officially licensed and metered.

Terminal facilities

Money

There is an ATM, exchange office and automated exchange machine dealing in several major currencies including Euros, US Dollars and British Sterling.

Communication

Free Wi-Fi internet access is available throughout Sibiu International Airport. Public telephones (using prepaid cards) can be found throughout the terminal.

Food

There are cafés both before and after security offering small meals. For snacks, vending machines are also available. Fast food is also available at Departures.

Shopping

Small souvenir style items can be purchased at the café, while a convenience store is also available in Arrivals. Duty free is also available in Departures.

Luggage

Left luggage facilities are not available at the airport, but free trolleys are provided. For lost and found queries, contact the main information desk (tel: +40 269 253 135).

Other

Other facilities available at Sibiu International Airport include a tourist information desk in Arrivals, and baby changing facilities dotted throughout the terminal.

Airport facilities

Conference and business

There are no meeting facilities at the airport, but meeting rooms are available at the nearby Ana Airport Hotel (tel: +40 269 228 875; www.anaairporthotel.ro), along with larger hotels in the city centre, five minutes away by car or taxi.

Disabled facilities

All public facilities at the airport are on one level, making it fully accessible to wheelchair users. Any passengers requiring additional assistance are advised to contact their airline before travelling.

Car parking

Parking for 300 vehicles, charged at standard hourly rates, is available immediately outside the terminal. Longer term rates are also available.

Car rental

International car rental companies: Avis, Enterprise, Europcar, Hertz and Sixt, along with local outfit Autonom, are represented at the airport, with offices located within the terminal, immediately after baggage reclaim.

Hotels

There are no on-site hotels at Sibiu International Airport. Tourists requiring accommodation can report to the tourist information desk in the terminal which will assist with bookings. Much of the available accommodation in the city comes in the form of smaller guest houses.


Golden Tulip Ana Tower

+40 269 234 000

A short taxi ride from the airport, the Golden Tulip is a 4-star offering, located in the centre of town. It features a spa centre, meeting rooms and a restaurant, and there is a choice of room types, including luxurious suites.

Strada Şcoala de Īnot 2, 550005, Sibiu, Romania

Best Western Silva Hotel

+40 269 243 985

Located in suburban Hipodrom, the Best Western Silva is a 4-star hotel surrounded by green parkland that’s within walking distance of the city’s historic centre. Facilities include a restaurant, and guest access to nearby sporting options such as hunting, fishing, cycling and horseback riding.

Aleea Mihai Eminescu Alley 1, 550370, Sibiu, Romania

Hilton Sibiu

+40 269 505 600

Situated in the heart of Sibiu city centre, the Hilton provides guests with everything you’d expect from the global upmarket hotel chain, including, three restaurants, a spa with indoor pool, a stylish bar and major event facilities. A paid-for airport shuttle service is also available.

Padurea Dumbrava Street 1, 550399, Sibiu, Romania

Select Hotel

+40 269 243 333

A little further towards the city centre, the Hotel Select is another mid-range property. Aside from spacious and comfortable rooms, the hotel also offers a choice of two restaurants cooking up local specialities and 'international' dishes, as well as the additional extra of a room with a Jacuzzi bath.

Şoseaua Alba Iulia 49, 550052, Sibiu, Romania

Ana Airport Hotel

+40 269 228 875

A short distance from the airport, the 3-star Ana Airport Hotel is a medium-sized property offering meeting facilities, a restaurant and a bar. Free transfer to and from the airport is available for guests.

Şoseaua Alba Iulia 120, 550052, Sibiu, Romania
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