Kemi-Tornio Airport

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Kemi-Tornio Airport
Kemi-Tornion lentoasema
Kemi-Tornio Airport Terminal 20121107.JPG
Terminal
IATA: KEMICAO: EFKE
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Finavia
Location Kemi, Finland
Elevation AMSL 61 ft / 18 m
Coordinates 65°46′45″N 024°35′05″E / 65.77917°N 24.58472°E / 65.77917; 24.58472Coordinates: 65°46′45″N 024°35′05″E / 65.77917°N 24.58472°E / 65.77917; 24.58472
Website www.finavia.fi
Map
KEM is located in Finland
KEM
KEM
Location within Finland
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
18/36 8,212 2,503 Asphalt
Statistics (2010)
Passengers 96,562
Landings 2,481
Source: AIP Finland[1]
Statistics from Finavia[2]

Kemi-Tornio Airport (IATA: KEMICAO: EFKE; Finnish: Kemi-Tornion lentoasema) is an airport in Kemi, Finland. The airport is located near the district of Lautiosaari, east of the Kemijoki (Kemi River), 6 kilometres (3.7 mi) north of Kemi city centre and 18 kilometres (11 mi) east of Tornio city centre.[3] The airport is owned and operated by Finavia.

Currently the only scheduled destination from Kemi is Helsinki. The route is operated by Flybe Nordic under Flybe brand, which is using the ATR 72-500 and ATR 42-500 aircraft on the route. The winter 2010 schedule has 5–6 flights per day on weekdays and Sundays, and two flights on Saturdays.[4]

Terminal services[edit]

There is a small cafe/restaurant landside at the airport, open to the public and to passengers. There is also a small gift shop for souvenirs. The following car rental companies serve at Kemi airport: Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz and Scandia Rent

Ground transportation and parking[edit]

There is no public transportation directly to the airport. However, there is a bus stop around 700 metres (2,300 ft) from the airport. Airport taxi to Kemi takes around 15 minutes in travel time whereas the trip to Tornio takes approximately 25 minutes.

There is a parking lot just in front of the terminal door. Prices for parking are 6 euros per day or 26 euros per week. Optional engine heater points cost for an extra 6 euros per day.[5]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Flybe Nordic Helsinki, Jyväskylä

Statistics[edit]

Passengers[edit]

Annual passenger statistics for Kemi-Tornio Airport [6]
Year Domestic passengers International passengers Total passengers Change
2005 85,133 2,750 87,883 −15.5% Decrease
2006 82,867 2,157 85,024 −3.3% Decrease
2007 89,661 2,606 92,267 +8.5% Increase
2008 93,496 2,391 95,887 +3.7% Increase
2009 94,243 1,366 95,609 −0.3% Decrease
2010 95,079 1,483 96,562 +0.6% Increase
2011 91,895 1,862 93,757 -2.9% Decrease

Freight and Mail[edit]

Loaded/Unloaded freight and mail (tons) Kemi-Tornio Airport [7][8]
Year Domestic freight Domestic mail International freight International mail Total freight and mail Change
2005 47 2 2 0 51 −23.9% Decrease
2006 56 1 0 0 57 +11.8% Increase
2007 78 1 0 0 79 +38.6% Increase
2008 88 1 1 0 90 +13.9% Increase
2009 56 1 0 0 57 −36.7% Decrease
2010 25 1 0 0 27 −52.6% Decrease

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "EFKE Kemi-Tornio" (PDF). AIP Suomi / Finland. Finavia. 12 February 2011. pp. EFKE AD 2.1, 1–12. Retrieved 16 July 2011. 
  2. ^ "Finavia's Air Traffic Statistics 2010" (PDF). Vantaa: Finavia. pp. 7, 9. Retrieved 16 July 2011. 
  3. ^ "Kemi-Tornio Airport – Transport Connections". Finavia. Retrieved 16 July 2011. 
  4. ^ "Finnair timetables" (PDF). 
  5. ^ "Kemi-Tornio Airport – Parking". Finavia. Retrieved 16 July 2011. 
  6. ^ "Traffic statistics – Passengers". Finavia. Retrieved 16 July 2011. 
  7. ^ "Finavia's Air Traffic Statistics 2009" (PDF). Vantaa: Finavia. p. 13. Retrieved 10 October 2010. 
  8. ^ "Finavia's Air Traffic Statistics 2010" (PDF). Vantaa: Finavia. p. 11. Retrieved 16 July 2011. 

External links[edit]

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