Who Said Waiting At The Airport Has To Be Boring?

For most of us, travelling by air is pretty exciting… up until we have to wait at the airport for hours. Luckily, some of the airports and airlines decided to do something about it. Bored Panda has created a list of the interesting things at airports that help the passengers to get through the waiting. Everyone from children and grown-ups to pets and even “Lord of The Rings” fans can find something really great among the photos – enjoy!

– A Sign By The Airport In Helsinki, Finland

Helsinki
Helsinki

– At This Airport, They Have A Machine That Will Print Off Free Short Stories For You To Read While You Wait

Creative Airport
Creative Airport

– Christmas Surprise By Airline. Upon Arriving At The Airport, The Passenger Luggage Was Nowhere To Be Found. Instead, Gift Boxes Filled The Conveyor Belt With The Passengers Names On It. The Actual Luggage Followed After All The Gifts Were Sent Out

Christmas Gifts
Christmas Gifts

– The Simulated Night Sky On A Red Eye Flight

Sky Simulator
Sky Simulator

– In Canadian Airports The Have “Pre-Board Pals” Which Are Dogs Near Boarding Zones To Relax You Before You Fly

Canada
Canada

– No One Is Prepared For The New Zealand Airport

New Zealand
New Zealand

– Free Tampons And Pads At Columbus, OH Airport

Columbus
Columbus

– Our Flight To Iceland Had ‘Northern Light’ Effect Cabin Lights

Northern Lights
Northern Lights

– My Flight Is Delayed, So The Delta Staff Brought Us All Hot Pizza And Soda

Free Pizza
Free Pizza

– Cleveland Airport TSA’s Confiscated Items Hall Of Fame

Confiscated Items
Confiscated Items

– You Can Rent Sleeping Cabins At This Airport

Rest Nests
Sleep Cabins

– Pet Pooping Station At The Airport

Pet Relief Station
Pet Relief Station

– A Very Cool Idea

Arcade Cabinets
Arcade Cabinets

– At This Airport, Luggage Comes Out Of The Car Trunk

Luggage
Luggage

– My Plane Has Cameras In The Nose And Tail So You Can Watch Your Flight

You Can Watch Your Flight!
You Can Watch Your Flight!

– Luggage Turned Into A Place To Sit At The Airport

Luggage Seats
Luggage Seats

– The Children’s Playground At The Airport In Zürich, Switzerland Is A Miniature Airport

Children Playground
Children Playground

– Saw This At My Local Airport

All Gender Restroom
All Gender Restroom

– Baggage Claim At Wellington Airport

Baggage Claim
Baggage Claim

– Outlet At The Airport That Generates Power By Pedaling

Power Generator
Power Generator

– This Sign Was Outside My Local Airport In The Drop-Off Zone

A Cute Sign
A Cute Sign

– These Fire Extinguishers Disguised As Scuba Diving Tanks At An Airport

Fire Extinguishers
Fire Extinguishers

– You Can Print A Banner In The Arrivals Area Of Amsterdam Airport

Banner Printer
Banner Printer

– This Airports Water Feature Is A Vortex

Vortex Fountain
Vortex Fountain

– The Pensacola Airport Changed All Its Airline Gates To Stargates

Stargates
Stargates

– In The Portland Airport, You Can Buy Socks (And Many Items) Matching Their Carpet

Matchy Items
Matchy Items

– Space Slide In Singapore Airport

Space Slide
Space Slide

– My Local Airport Has A Vending Machine For Used Books

Book Dispenser
Book Dispenser

– This Airport Lets You Charge Devices If You Walk On A Treadmill

Treadmill Charger
Treadmill Charger

– This Desk Made Out Of An Engine Turbine At An Airport

Engine Turbine Seat
Engine Turbine Seat

– In The Lobby Of The San Jose International Airport, There Is A Piano, And Next To This Piano Is A Sign Reading “Entertain If You Will, But Please, Be Gentle With The Keys”

Piano
Piano

– This Sofa In Stockholm Airport That Looks Like A Baggage Carousel With ‘Suitcase’ Cushions

Seats
Seats

– This Airport Has A Movie Theater That Shows Short Films

Mini Movie Theatre
Mini Movie Theatre

– Wait. What? Cottage-Style Landscape At Helsinki Airport?

Forest In Airport
Forest In Airport
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