How can I get to Cyprus

By plane
Cyprus' main airport is Larnaca International Airport (LCA) and is on the outskirts of Larnaka. There is also an airport in the southwest of the island, near the city of Paphos.

How to get from Larnaca/Paphos airports to Nicosia

You can get from Larnaca airport to Nicosia by one of 2 ways:

- Kapnos airport shuttle bus or

- a designated airport taxi.

The Larnaca airport taxis will cost you between €45 and €50, depending on the time of day, and takes about 30 minutes to reach Nicosia.

The Paphos airport taxis will cost you more than €100, depending on the time of day, and takes about 80 minutes to reach Nicosia.

As soon as you exit the arrivals terminal you will find a long line of taxis waiting to take you
to your destination.The cheapest option is the bus which runs 24/7 basis.

Special arrangements for Conference participants have been made for the Transfers from Larnaca and Paphos Airports to the Hotels and back to the Airports. The transfers will be run by the Kapnos Airport Shuttle.


From Larnaca

To Kapnos Airport Shuttle Nicosia Bus Terminal € 8.00
To Hilton Cyprus Hotel/Semeli € 12.00
To Centrum Hotel € 16.00

From Paphos

To Kapnos Airport Shuttle Nicosia Bus Terminal € 15.00
To Hilton Cyprus Hotel/Semeli € 19.00
To Centrum Hotel € 23.00

Please book your ticket in advance by contacting Ms.Rafaela Antwniou at email: and giving her the above details:

Name of Passenger:
Date of arrival/departure:
Arriving/Leaving at/from: Paphos or Larnaca Airport
Flight Number:
Time of Flight:


Larnaca Airport- Nicosia:

Paphos Airport to Nicosia:

Nicosia to Larnaca Airport:

Nicosia to Paphos Airport

For advice, ticket amendments and bookings please call Kapnos service line on:

+357 24008718 - Open 07.30 to 23.00 hrs.
Monday to Sunday (Cyprus time,UTC/GMT +2 hours)

How to get to Filoxenia Conference Centre

The Filoxenia Conference Centre is conveniently located, with easy access to the highway and central roads of Nicosia.

17 Thrakis Street, 2112 Nicosia, Cyprus

Filoxenia Conference Centre is completely wheelchair accessible and is fully equipped to accommodate people with special access needs.

A large parking space outside the Centre provides easy access to the venue. A parking space for approximately 70 vehicles is also available within the Centre’s premises.

See shuttle buses time-schedule

How to use Public Transportation

There are 2 companies offering bus routes in Nicosia:

1. OSEL (

OSEL offers bus routes in the Greater Nicosia District.

2. Nicosia’s Mini Buses (

The Mini Buses circulate Nicosia’s centre by uniting the region within walls with the modern urban centre from morning till late in the evening. Mini Buses mak frequent round trip, passing through all of the city’s points of interest, with a very attractive schedule.

*All Public Transport Service information, in Nicosia and in Cyprus in general, can also be found at the following website: and at the following app: Cyprus Bus (The App includes the following functionalities:
updated information about routes, updated information about schedules and real time information about bus arrival at stop).