How to get from Larnaca airport to Nicosia
You can get from Larnaca airport to Nicosia by one of 2 ways, take the Kapnos airport shuttle bus or a designated airport taxi. The cheapest option is the BUS which runs 24/7 and costs 8€ for adults and 5€ for children. The Larnaca airport TAXIS are a little more expensive but are the quickest option. A taxi will cost you between 45 and 50€ for 4 passengers, depending on the time of day, and takes only 35 minutes to reach Nicosia.
You can pre-book a taxi with English-speaking driver with Welcome Pickups.
Taxis are easily found outside the arrivals terminal. Taxis in Cyprus don’t have a uniform shape of colour, but are usually black.
The Kapnos Airport Shuttle is easily accessible from the departure level at Larnaca airport.
How to get from Larnaca airport to Nicosia by taxi
Finding a taxi at Larnaca airport is extremely easy. As soon as you exit the arrivals terminal you will find a long line of taxis waiting to take you to your destination. The journey from Larnaca airport to Nicosia is approximately 50km, and will take around 35 minutes if there is low traffic.
The taxis at Larnaca airport don't have a flat rate fee, but are charged by a taximeter. The starting tariff is always included in the final metre price, however, gratuity is never included.
*Rates may vary unless you prebook your taxi.
Taxi fare from Larnaca airport to Nicosia
The price of Larnaca airport taxis aren’t charged at a flat rate, but are charged depending on distance by a meter. From Larnaca airport to Nicosia will cost you around 45€ depending on your exact destination.
Where do I get it from?
Taking a taxi from Larnaca airport to Nicosia is the fastest and easiest way to travel. If you are short on time, or have had a very long flight, this is probably the best transportation option for you.
Although there is a large distance between Larnaca airport and Nicosia, the price of the taxis is extremely reasonable. However, If you wish to save a little bit more cash, I would recommend taking the shuttle bus.
How to get from Larnaca airport to Nicosia by bus
The Kapnos airport shuttle from Larnaca airport to Nicosia runs every single day, including weekends and holidays. The journey will take around 60 minutes, and costs 8€ for adults and 5€ for children.
You can purchase your tickets from the Arrival Arena inside the designated bus exit of Larnaca Airport.
The average waiting time for the Shuttle is 1 hour and 30 minutes.
How much are the buses from Larnaca airport to Nicosia?
The Kapnos airport shuttle from Larnaca airport to Nicosia costs 8€ for adults and 5€ for children for a one-way ticket. Children under 4 years old travel for free.
Where do I get it from?
As the shuttle buses run 24 hours 7 days a week, you can always find a cheap transportation option when arriving in Larnaca airport. The shuttle also drops you in the centre of Nicosia which is convenient. However, you may have to pay for a taxi to your accommodation once you arrive in Nicosia.
If your final destination is outside of Nicosia's central ring, you may need to find an alternative transportation option.
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Frequently asked questions
How much is a taxi from Larnaca to Nicosia?
Taxis from Larnaca Airport aren't charged at a flat rate, they use a taximeter based on distance. The approximate fee for the journey from Larnaca Airport to Nicosia will be 45€.
How long does it take from Larnaca airport to Nicosia?
Nicosia is around 50 km away from Larnaca Airport. Assuming that there is little to no traffic, the usual journey time is around 35 minutes.