Protaras travel guide

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You're Going to Love Protaras

With a population of 20,230, Protaras is a must-see destination in Famagusta, Cyprus. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country.

When to visit Protaras

Protaras in January
Estimated hotel price
C$ 99
1 night at 3-star hotel
Protaras in January
Estimated hotel price
C$ 99
1 night at 3-star hotel
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How to Get to Protaras


Although Protaras doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Larnaca Airport (LCA), which is located 25 miles from Protaras. The shortest flight to Protaras from Canada departs from Toronto and takes around 14h 25m.


Another option to get to Protaras is to pick up a car rental from Larnaca, which is about 39 km from Protaras. You’ll find branches of KEM RENTAL CARS and GREEN MOTION , among others, in Larnaca.

Airports near Protaras

Airlines serving Protaras

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British Airways
Good (1,766 reviews)
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Turkish Airlines
Good (1,525 reviews)
Air France
Good (506 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (3,241 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (308 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (1,466 reviews)
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Air Canada
Good (2,085 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (495 reviews)
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Etihad Airways
Good (402 reviews)
Ethiopian Air
Good (191 reviews)
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Where to stay in Protaras

Average rates range from around C$ 137 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to C$ 233 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Protaras

Most booked hotels in Protaras

Nestor Hotel
Excellent (8.8, Excellent reviews)
C$ 85+
Cavo Maris Beach Hotel
Excellent (8.5, Excellent reviews)
C$ 111+
Capo Bay Hotel
Excellent (8.4, Excellent reviews)
C$ 179+
Adams Beach Hotel & Spa
Excellent (8.1, Excellent reviews)
C$ 115+
Constantinos The Great Beach Hotel
Good (7.2, Good reviews)
C$ 98+
Panthea Holiday Village Water Park Resort
Good (7.1, Good reviews)
C$ 84+
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Renting a car in Protaras

It’s generally cheaper to rent your vehicle outside the airport: locations in the city are around 57% cheaper than airport locations in Protaras.

Expect to pay C$ 2.07 per litre in Protaras (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between C$ 24.74 and C$ 32.99. Mini (Suzuki Alto or similar) is the most popular car type to rent in Protaras, while also 56% cheaper than other types, on average.