Split Airport (SPU) is one of the busiest airports in Croatia. Also known as Airport Resnik, it is situated 24.5 km west of Split, 6.5 km east of Trogir, and is a 15-minute walk to the lovely beach. The recently renovated airport offers a spacious passenger terminal with plenty of facilities.
Distance from Split airport to some popular places
|Place||Nearest Distance||by Bus or Ferry||Driving time|
|to the Split city center, ferry port & train station||25 km||40 min||30 min|
|to Dubrovnik||240 km||4 hours||3 hours|
|to Zadar||130 km||2 hours||1 hr 40 min|
|to Plitvice Lakes||215 km||3 hours||2 hrs 30 min|
|to Krka National Park||60 km||1.5 hour||1 hour|
|to Hvar island||36 km||1.5 hours||3 hours|
|to Vis island||53 km||3 hours||3 hours|
|to Brac Island||26 km||1.5 hours||1.5 hours|
|to Korcula Island||68 km||2.5 hrs||3.5 hrs|
Transport / transfer / shuttle
- Find out how to reach Split city center, ferry port, or bus & train station by shuttle bus from the airport – read here
- Train station article – here
- Ferry port article – here
- How to get around Split – details here
- The nearest (alternative) other airports are Zadar Airport and Dubrovnik Airport.
Airport Parking – Where to park a car at Split airport?
The airport car park, situated just across the road from the airport’s main passenger terminal, has more than 900 parking spaces. Here are the current prices:
|Parking Time||Parking Prices|
|1 hour||1.5 Euro|
|2 hours||2.6 Euro|
|additional hour||0.5 Euro|
Please check out the full list of parking prices at Split Airports’ web
Alternative parking options: You can park your car in the surrounding area for free. From there, take a bus or taxi to get back to the airport.
Nearest petrol station’s GPS coordinates:
- 43.5526, 16.31611
- 43.5506, 16.30531
Free WIFI & Internet Connection
Is there a Wi-Fi service at the airport? Yes, there is free WIFI & internet connection.
The wifi service at the Split airport is offered by T-com internet company. You connect to the “Airpot Free WIFI Network” network. Register by email. The connection is fast, requires no codes, and allows users to register multiple devices. Currently, 60 minutes of free WIFI is applied.
Customer support: ++385 (0)21 203 589
Plenty of USB and electric sockets around the airport.
Online Check In
Online check-in is here
The live departure listing is here
Address: SPLIT AIRPORT (Zračna Luka Split, Splitski Aerodrom (Resnik) Cesta dr. Franje Tuđmana 1270 • 21217 Kaštel Štafilić, Croatia (map)
Telephone: ++385 (0)21 203 589
IATA code: SPU
FAQ: Answers to the most frequently asked questions about Split airport
How many airport terminals are at Split Airport?
There is now 1 large passenger terminal.
Where are the information points at the Split airport?
If you have any questions before your departure and even before you get to the airport, do not hesitate to contact this general information service by phone or email:
- Telephone Information Point: +385 (0)21 203 589
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- There is also an information point at the terminal of the airport
Where can I make inquiries about my lost luggage?
The Lost and Found office that the airlines provide for passengers is situated in the baggage reclaim zones.
- Tel: ++385 (0)21 203 218
- The alternative is to use the lost luggage service of your airline (look for Handling Airline Name)
Can you smoke in Split Airport?
You are only permitted to smoke outside the building, before check-in or after your arrival. There is one smoking area at Split Airport, after check-in and the security, you’ll find a large open-air area with a bar. In this area, smoking is allowed.
Where to sleep at the airport?
If your flight leaves very early in the morning, the best option is to find a hotel or private room in and around the airport. Alternatively, the airport lounge is the only choice. There are no dedicated sleeping areas at the airport.
How early should I get to Split airport?
The check-in counter is opened 2 hours prior to international and 1.5 hours prior to domestic flight departures.
Where can I exchange foreign currencies?
Currency exchange and ATM machines are located in the public halls of passenger terminals where you can exchange money.
Split Airport Statistics
Here are some facts and figures about Split Airport:
Total Number of Passengers 2015 – 2022 (in millions) – air traffic
How many passengers use Split Airport per year?
3.3 million passengers used Split Airport in 2019 which was the best year so far. In 2022, January to September figures are showing a total of 2.59 million passengers.