Győr-Pér Airport Development Ltd. was founded in 1994 with the aim of utilizing a former military grass airfield and development to an international regional airport. The airport is currently operated by Győr-Pér Airport Ltd.
The airport is located on highway 81, about 15 km from Győr city centre. It lies next to route 81 towards Székesfehérvár, easily accessible from the M1 highway. The direction of the airport is shown by traffic signs in the village of Pér. Ground travel times to nearby major cities depend on the density of traffic, and are approximately the following: