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Rijeka Airport lies on the Croatian offshore island of Krk, close to Omisalj town, and serves the city of Rijeka. Located 25kms from Rijekas rail station, its mostly active during the summer tourist season, hosting 210,000 passengers annually.
Carriers, mostly budget, operating here include the full-service Croatia Airlines, Ryanair, Danube Wings, Condor and Norwegian Air Shuttle. Car hire in Rijeka Airport is easily arranged.
The airports single terminal provides long- and short-term car parking with an automatic entrance gate. In-terminal amenities include a restaurant and bar, a first-aid point, duty-free outlets and an information desk. The airport lounges can become crowded during the summer months due to the large number of tourists heading for the popular beach resorts nearby.
Car rental in Rijeka Airport is the most comfortable way to see the sights in this pretty corner of Croatia, with the beachside resorts just over a half-hour drive from the complex. The city has several museums, the architecturally stunning National Theatre, historic churches and the recently-restored Trsat fortress as well as great beaches.
Overlooking lovely Kvarna Bay and backed by mountains, Rijeka offers a humid, sub-tropical climate that varies according to the topography, with summer temperatures on the beaches averaging at 28?C and mountain skiing 10kms from the city in winter. Year-round frequent rainfall refreshes the city, with cold winter winds experienced in areas of high elevation. Rijeka and its surroundings are a year-round destination.
Rijeka is a large, modern city with good roads and well-maintained highways to the rest of the country. Access by road from the airport is via the tolled Krk Bridge, which is subject to queues in summer. Breathtaking scenic routes come as standard, but petrol stations can be scarce. Compare car hire online during holiday planning for the cheapest deal.