Paderborn Lippstadt Airport

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Paderborn/Lippstadt Airport
Flughafen Paderborn/Lippstadt
Terminal EDLP edit.JPG
IATA: PADICAO: EDLP
PAD is located in North Rhine-Westphalia
PAD
PAD
Location of Airport in North Rhine-Westphalia
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Flughafen Paderborn/Lippstadt GmbH
Serves Paderborn and Lippstadt
Location Büren, Germany
Elevation AMSL 699 ft / 213 m
Coordinates 51°36′55″N 008°37′02″E / 51.61528°N 8.61722°E / 51.61528; 8.61722
Website airport-paderborn.com
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
06/24 7,169 2,180 Asphalt
"EDLP" redirects to this article. EDLP is also an acronym for the "Everyday low price" strategy.

Paderborn/Lippstadt Airport (German: Flughafen Paderborn/Lippstadt) (IATA: PADICAO: EDLP) is a minor international airport in the Ostwestfalen-Lippe area in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia. While the name implies a location within the city of Paderborn or the town of Lippstadt, the airport is actually located near the town of Büren, around 18 km (11 mi) from Paderborn city center. It mainly serves flights to European leisure destinations.

Overview[edit]

Paderborn/Lippstadt Airport came into being in 1971 as the Flughafen Paderborn/Lippstadt GmbH,

The terminal offers several facilities for travelers. There are mainly travel agencies in the airport, but it also contains a restaurant, shops and car rental agencies as well as a visitors deck. The apron features five stands for mid-sized aircraft such as the Airbus A320 of which three are equipped with jet bridges. There are also several stands for smaller general aviation aircraft.

A conference center with several conference rooms can be found at the airport and a hotel was opened there in October 2006. An industrial park with several companies is located in the close vicinity. In 2010, 1.03 million passed through the airport.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Air Berlin Palma de Mallorca
Seasonal: Antalya, Ibiza
Air VIA Seasonal charter: Varna
Bulgarian Air Charter Seasonal charter: Burgas
Condor Fuerteventura, Gran Canaria, Lanzarote, Tenerife-South
Seasonal: Antalya, Burgas, Heraklion, Kos, Palma de Mallorca, Rhodes (begins 25 May 2015)[1]
Lufthansa Regional
operated by Lufthansa CityLine
Munich
SunExpress Seasonal: Antalya (begins 1 June 2015)[2]
Tunisair Seasonal: Enfidha

Statistics[edit]

Aerial overview of Paderborn/Lippstadt Airport
Number of Passengers
2008 1,137,043
2009 Decrease 983,706
2010 Increase 1,028,301
2011 Decrease 974,775
2012 Decrease 873,244
2013 Decrease 794,889
Source: ADV[3]

Ground transportation[edit]

The airport is located next to the Autobahn A 44 at the exit Büren (60). Long term parking at the airport is for free. There is a bus shuttle from the main station in Paderborn. It operates more or less on an hourly basis. There are thoughts about building a train connection to the airport in the future.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]

Media related to Paderborn/Lippstadt Airport at Wikimedia Commons