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Sardinia is the ideal place for a sunny getaway. The capital of this Italian island, Cagliari, is waiting for you and is full of activities. Near the Mediterranean Sea, this charming little city, with its beaches and its historical center, promises relaxing and enriching holidays. You will not be able to miss the Sardinian culture and its colorful cuisine either.
Flights Lyon (LYS) - Cagliari (CAG)
Book a flight to Cagliari from Lyon-Saint Exupéry
Thanks to the airline Volotea, you are only two hours away from Cagliari and its beaches departing from Lyon-Saint Exupéry airport. Use this proximity at its best to relax and cultivate yourself while on a Sardinian trip. Mingle in the liveliness of the city to discover and enjoy the local life.
Prepare your trip to Cagliari
Formalities for travelling
EU citizens can travel to Italy with just a valid ID card. For a great number of countries in north and south America, as well as Australia, only a valid passport will be asked. However, this only works if the length of your trip does not exceed 90 days.
To stay more than 90 days or for citizens of other countries, a visa might be necessary. It is recommended to seek information at the embassy but most visa applications can be done online. Prices may change according to the type of visa required and the home country.
Services at Cagliari airport
- Services upon arrival
The airport ground floor is dedicated to arrivals. You can find the information desk (to ask for advice regarding your stay in Cagliari) and ATMs there.
Rental car services are situated in a building just in front of the terminal. About twenty companies are present and offer you different types of vehicles (cars, motorbikes, vans, minibuses…).
- Services upon departure
The departure area is situated on the first floor of the airport. There, you can find the check-in area and airlines’ ticket counters. In this area, you can also find snack bars and shops. A baggage protection service is also available.
Some additional services are offered such as a chapel and an area dedicated to passengers with reduced mobility who need assistance during their trip.
In the boarding area, you can find more shops, a wine bar and restaurants among which one has a panoramic view on the runway.
Transfer from the airport to Cagliari
- Train: in Cagliari, the airport welcomes a train station that allows you to go to Cagliari in about ten minutes and to other major Sardinian cities. Train tickets vending machines that are easy to use are at your disposal in the arrival terminal.
- Taxi: several taxi companies offer to drive you downtown from the airport. In general, this takes about ten minutes but it can vary depending on traffic.
- Car rental: car rental services are situated just in front of the arrival terminal.
Useful information about Cagliari
- Cagliari-Elmas Airport
Via dei Trasvolatori
Latitude : 39.2515388
Longitude : 9.0534836