The Olbia Costa Smeralda airport, situated at approximately 4 kms from Olbia's centre and at 270kms from Cagliari, reaches 4,5 million passengers. Free wifi hotspot is available in the whole airport area.
Bus service from the Olbia Costa Smeralda airport to Cagliari
Cagliari is reachable from the Olbia Costa Smeralda airport by a bus service provided by Arst. The bus stop is situated on the right, out of the Arrivals' gate. To know more about your route check out on the Arst website a service provided by Google Maps. It is also advised to check the bus stops on the Olbia-Tempio Province's website. The one way simple fare ticket costs 17,50€, whereas a round trip simple fare ticket costs 31,50€.
Getting to Cagliari by train from Olbia airport
Both lines headed to Olbia , are available to take from the airport every 20 minutes and tickets only cost 1€. The square in which departures are located is situated just in front of the “Via Gabriele D'Annunzio” bus stop.
To know more about the departures board follow this link to Trenitalia's official website, under the label “Ticket”. The entire route from Olbia station to Cagliari “Piazza Matteotti” station costs about 17€.
Getting to Cagliari hiring a car
It is also available a car hiring service at the Olbia airport. Head towards San Teodoro with your car , then keep on driving on SS131, towards Oristano, following the directions to Cagliari. This route takes almost 2 hours and 50 minutes for 270 kms. There are also some speed cameras beside Monastir, and by Las Plassas. To know more about this route check this link out.
If you wish to enjoy the landscapes there's also another route which lasts longer: it is advisable to drive towards Dorgali, then keep on driving along the SS125, in order to enjoy the amazing view offered by Gennargentu National Park and the sardinian eastern coast. For more informations about this route please check out the map, following this link.