Brindisi Airport Buses
Located three kilometers north of the beautiful and picturesque Italian seaport town of Papola Casole and a hotspot for tourist attractions, Brindisi Airport is also known as Papola Casale Airport or Aeroporto del Salento. It handles most of the passengers coming to Apulia in southern Italy. Like Foggia, Taranto and Bari, Brindisi Airport also belongs to Aeroporti di Puglia.
The entire airport has a lot of public utility centers, shops, restaurants, bars and cafes. There are also vending machines available that can provide you with cool and warm drinks or even snacks. There is no paucity of places to grab a quick bite if you are hungry. For any information on arrivals and departures, you can go to the information center in front of the arrivals area or contact them at +39(0)80 5800200. If you are looking to get in touch with airport authorities, you can call them at is +39(0)831 416511 or fax them at +39(0)831 416516.
It is not difficult to reach the airport as it is located at such a prominent location just beside Brindisi. A local bus can take you from the city center to Brindisi Airport, the greatest convenience being that these buses are arranged in connection with the arrival and departure times of flights at the Brindisi Airport. The ticket costs 3 Euros. Papola Casole, which is the main hub of tourist attractions in this region, as it is only three kilometers from the Brindisi Airport. The airport is located along the SS16/SS379 route and the route is clearly marked for the convenience of tourists. You should follow the SS613 route in case you want to come to the airport from Lecce; it is a 45 kilometer route that does not normally take more than 45 minutes.
Taxis or rented cars can always provide you with a more flexible option and they are available throughout the day. But be sure to finalize the travel costs and route before you decide to opt for them. You can call +39(0)831 597901 if you are in need of taxi service. Some of the most prominent rented car companies are Maggiore, Sixt, Europcar, Hertz and Avis. You can take the assistance of EasyTera as it provides listings and compares the quotations of several rental car companies.
The bus service that links the airport with Lecce usually costs 6 Euros. On the whole, since the distances are not great and the roads are in good condition, you can opt for a bus journey to the airport. Buses are reliable and easily available and also they cost you less. Their greatest advantage however is that their timings are adjusted in accordance with the arrival and departure time of flights at the Brindisi Airport.