Jönköping Airport

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Jönköping Airport

Jönköping flygplats
Jönköping Airport logo.png
Jonkoping flygplats.JPG
Airport typePublic (City of Jönköping)
OperatorJönköping Airport AB
Elevation AMSL742 ft / 226 m
Coordinates57°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
JKG is located in Sweden
Airport in Sweden
Direction Length Surface
m ft
01/19 2,203 7,250.6 Asphalt
11/29 600 2,000 Grass
Statistics (2019)
Passengers total66,601
Aircraft movements4,964
Statistics: Swedish Transport Agency[1][2]

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


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]


Aegean Airlines Seasonal charter: Chania[3]
Air Leap Stockholm–Arlanda
Jet Time Seasonal charter: Gran Canaria, Tenerife–South[3]
Novair Seasonal charter: Zakynthos
SunClass Airlines Seasonal charter: Antalya, Palma de Mallorca[3]


Airest Billund, Karlsruhe/Baden-Baden
ASL Airlines Belgium Brussels, Helsinki
West Air Sweden Oslo–Gardermoen


Traffic figures[edit]

Traffic by calendar year[4]
Year Passenger volume Change Domestic Change International Change
2019 66,601 Decrease033.7% 17,383 Decrease029.6% 49,218 Decrease035.1%
2018 100,504 Decrease011.8% 24,680 Decrease030.7% 75,824 Decrease03.2%
2017 113,916 Increase01.3% 35,589 Increase05.5% 78,327 Increase00.6%
2016 112,506 Increase05.2% 33,738 Increase06.9% 78,768 Increase04.5%
2015 106,923 31,546 75,377

Ground transportation[edit]


Länstrafiken buses depart in connection to some flights.


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


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

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Passagerarfrekvens" (PDF) (in Swedish). Swedish Transport Agency. Archived from the original (PDF) on 28 April 2011. Retrieved 28 April 2011.
  2. ^ "Landningsfrekvens" (PDF) (in Swedish). Swedish Transport Agency. Archived from the original (PDF) on 28 April 2011. Retrieved 28 April 2011.
  3. ^ a b c "Flight". ving.se.
  4. ^ "Flygplatsstatistik". Flygplatsstatistik. Transportstyrelsen. Retrieved 2 July 2019.

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