Paphos International Airport is located 8 km (5 miles) from the city of Paphos, Cyprus. It is the country's second largest airport, (after Larnaca International Airport). Paphos airport is commonly used by tourists on holiday in western Cyprus, providing access to popular resorts such as Coral Bay, Limassol and Paphos itself but also from locals.
In May 2006, Hermes Airports Limited took over the construction, development and operation of Larnaca and Paphos airports for a period of 25 years. A new revamped terminal for Paphos opened in November 2008.
Paphos International airport has now a capacity of 2.7 million passengers & 12,000 flights per year.
Passenger facilities include 28 check-in desks, 6 gates, banking facilities, restaurants, cafeterias, bars, gift shops. Other facilities include a tourist help desk, car rental, first aid, a baby/parent room and disabled access facilities.
Refrigerated storage, health officials, X-Ray equipment are among some of the facilities provided for cargo. Furthermore, loading platforms and forklifts are also available.
A new 4-lane road is being planned to link the airport and Paphos.