Vardar Express connects Skopje Alexander the Great (SKP) Airport to Skopje city center.
The buses stop at Capitol Mall, International Bus/Railway Station and terminate at Holiday Inn Hotel located right in the city center.
A typical trip to Holiday Inn Hotel takes around 25 minutes, depending on traffic.
The service operates from 1:00 AM to 8:30 PM and the buses leave approximately 20 minutes after flight arrivals.
In case there are any flight delays, the company organizes extra bus connections. Check Vardar Express bus timetable for exact departure times and further details.
The bus station is located right in front of the terminal exit.
One-way ticket costs ден 175, ден 350 return. You can get your tickets at their counter located inside the terminal or directly from the bus driver (only in denars).
• If you plan to visit other parts of Macedonia or travel to neighboring countries, you can use International Bus/Railway Station (Транспортен Центар) for connections. This is the major transportation hub of Skopje and it is located just 1 km away from the old town center.
• The stops in the center are pretty close to each other; however, to get to the airport, take the bus from the first station, Holiday Inn Hotel (sometimes the buses get full).
There are no metros or trains connecting Skopje Alexander the Great Airport to Skopje city center.
You can get to Skopje's main train station by taking Vardar Express (check details under the bus section).
Airport taxi is the only authorized taxi company at SKP airport.
Those white colored taxis have taxi sign numbered from 1 to 65 and are easy to spot. The taxis are located outside the terminal exit and are available 24 hours a day so there is no need to book in advance.
A typical taxi trip to Skopje center takes around 20 minutes and costs around ден 1250. You can pay also in euro.
If you don't want to deal with the hassle of taxi companies or long bus queues, you can prebook a ride via Kiwitaxi, an online booking platform that offers reliable and cheap airport transfers worldwide. The English-speaking driver will wait for you at the airport even if your flight is delayed, holding a sign with your name on it.
If you are traveling as a group, it is better to book your ride in advance.
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