Address: 1043, Petrovec, Macedonia
IATA airport code: SKP
ICAO airport code: LWSK
Alias: Skopje Alexander the Great Airport and Petrovec Airport
Skopje International Airport is the country’s main airport. It is located in North Macedonia. The airport is for the local people: Аеродром Скопје. The new terminal and the extended runway were officially opened in 2011. The number of passengers at the airport has grown significantly in recent years, with the airline Wizz Air playing an important role. The airport has a modern terminal consisting of two floors. On the ground floor you will find the check-in desks on the right. You will arrive at SKP Arrivals on the left side of the building. The departure hall is located on the first floor of the terminal.
In the past 10 years, the number of passengers has tripled to 2,360,400 people in 2019. That is 19,177 Skopje airport arrivals and departures. Most Skopje arrivals are from Wizz Air. It even has a 65 percent market share. Far behind that comes Turkisch Airlines, Austrian Airlines and Germania Flug. Despite the popularity of Wizz Air, the 2 busiest routes to Istanbul and Zurich are handled by Pegasus and Turkish Airlines, Germania Flug, Edelweiss Air and Helvetic Airways.