Aalborg Airport

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Aalborg Airport
Aalborg Lufthavn
Aalborg Lufthavn indgang.JPG
Airport type Public / Military
Operator Aalborg Lufthavn a.m.b.a.
Serves Aalborg, Denmark
Location Nørresundby
Elevation AMSL 10 ft / 3 m
Coordinates 57°05′34″N 009°50′57″E / 57.09278°N 9.84917°E / 57.09278; 9.84917Coordinates: 57°05′34″N 009°50′57″E / 57.09278°N 9.84917°E / 57.09278; 9.84917
Website aal.dk
EKYT is located in Denmark
Location of airport in Denmark
Direction Length Surface
m ft
08L/26R 2,654 8,707 Concrete / Asphalt / Bitumen
08R/26L 2,549 8,363 Asphalt
Statistics (2014)
Passengers 1,409,867[1]
Domestic 882.234[1]
International incl. charter 527,633[1]
Source: Danish AIP[2]

Aalborg Airport (Danish: Aalborg Lufthavn) (IATA: AALICAO: EKYT) is a dual-use (civilian/military) airport located in Nørresundby, Aalborg Municipality, Denmark, which is 3.5 NM (6.5 km; 4.0 mi) northwest[2] of Aalborg.


The airport resides at an elevation of 10 feet (3 m) above mean sea level. It has two runways: 08L/26R is 2,654 by 45 metres (8,707 ft × 148 ft) and 08R/26L is 2,549 by 23 metres (8,363 ft × 75 ft).[2]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
airBaltic Seasonal: Riga
operated by Danish Air Transport
London-Stansted (begins 2 May 2016)
Atlantic Airways Seasonal: Vágar
British Airways
operated by Sun Air of Scandinavia
Oslo-Gardermoen, Stavanger
operated by KLM Cityhopper
Lufthansa Regional
operated by Lufthansa CityLine
Niki Seasonal: Salzburg[3]
Norwegian Air Shuttle Copenhagen, London-Gatwick, Málaga
Seasonal: Alicante, Palma de Mallorca
Primera Air Seasonal: Antalya, Rhodes, Chania, Tenerife, Las Palmas, Fuerteventura
Scandinavian Airlines1 Copenhagen
Turkish Airlines Istanbul-Atatürk
Vueling Seasonal: Barcelona

^1 Some flights operated by Cimber or Jet Time.

Other facilities[edit]

North Flying has its head office in the North Flying Terminal at Aalborg Airport.[4] Greenland Express has its headquarters at the airport as well.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c Passagertal 2000–2014
  2. ^ a b c "EKYT – Aalborg" (PDF). AIP Denmark. Copenhagen: Trafikstyrelsen/Danish Transport Authority. 13 December 2012. AD 2 – EKYT. Retrieved 6 January 2013. 
  3. ^ http://airlineroute.net/2014/11/28/hg-szgaal-jan15/
  4. ^ "Contact Us." North Flying. Retrieved on 15 December 2011. "North Flying's headquarters are located in Aalborg Airport." and "North Flying A/S North Flying Terminal Aalborg Airport DK – 9400 Nørresundby Denmark"

External links[edit]

Media related to Aalborg Airport at Wikimedia Commons