Jönköping Airport

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Jönköping Airport
Jönköping flygplats
Jönköping Airport logo.png
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Jönköping Airport in mid-August 2009
Summary
Airport type Public (City of Jönköping)
Operator Jönköping Airport AB
Location Jönköping
Elevation AMSL 741 FT ft / 226 m
Coordinates 57°45′30″N 014°04′18″E / 57.75833°N 14.07167°E / 57.75833; 14.07167Coordinates: 57°45′30″N 014°04′18″E / 57.75833°N 14.07167°E / 57.75833; 14.07167
Map
JKG is located in Sweden
JKG
JKG
Airport in Sweden
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
01/19 2,203 7,250.6 Asphalt
11/29 600 2,000 Grass
Statistics (2016)
Passengers total 112,506
International passengers 78,768
Domestic passengers 33,738
Landings total 6,714
Statistics: Swedish Transport Agency[1][2]

Jönköping Airport (IATA: JKGICAO: ESGJ), called Axamo is an airport located about 8 km from Jönköping, Sweden.

History[edit]

The airport was founded and opened in 1961 and was nationally owned until December 2009. It has been owned by the city of Jönköping since then.

It has lost many passengers, and was considered to be too small for a national airport. In 2008 it had 76,611 passengers, compared with 252,241 in 1998. The connection with Copenhagen has been closed and reopened a few times. Many drive to their destination or a competing airport. The driving distance to the Göteborg Landvetter Airport is 140 km, to Stockholm 320 km and to Copenhagen 330 km.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Passenger[edit]

The airport currently offers two year-round scheduled routes to Stockholm and Frankfurt as well as one seasonal route to Visby. Additionally, it serves a number of charter flights, all of which are organised by either Quality Travel, TUI or Ving, with the exception of the Germania inward charters.

Airlines Destinations
Aegean Airlines Seasonal charter: Chania[3]
Air Europa Seasonal charter: Palma de Mallorca
BMI Regional Frankfurt, Karlstad
BRA Braathens Regional Airlines Seasonal charter: Girona, Split
Germania Seasonal charter: Düsseldorf
Jet Time Seasonal charter: Gran Canaria, Tenerife-South
NextJet Stockholm–Arlanda
Seasonal: Visby
Small Planet Airlines Seasonal charter: Larnaca
SmartLynx Airlines Seasonal charter: Girona
Thomas Cook Airlines Scandinavia Seasonal charter: Gran Canaria, Rhodes[3]
TUIfly Nordic Seasonal charter: Rhodes

Cargo[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Airest Billund, Karlsruhe/Baden-Baden
Amapola Flyg Gothenburg, Stockholm-Arlanda
ASL Airlines Belgium
operated by Jet Time
Brussels, Helsinki
West Air Sweden Oslo-Gardermoen

Ground transportation[edit]

Bus[edit]

Länstrafiken buses depart in connection to some flights.

Taxi[edit]

In the arrival terminal there is a telephone direct connected to the local taxi company.

Parking[edit]

There is parking at the airport, short-term and long-term parking lots.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Passagerarfrekvens" (in Swedish). Swedish Transport Agency. Archived from the original (PDF) on 28 April 2011. Retrieved 28 April 2011. 
  2. ^ "Landningsfrekvens" (in Swedish). Swedish Transport Agency. Archived from the original (PDF) on 28 April 2011. Retrieved 28 April 2011. 
  3. ^ a b Flygbolag och researrangörer

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