Lemnos International Airport

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Lemnos International Airport

Κρατικός Αερολιμένας Λήμνου
Limnos Airport.jpg
Airport type Public / Military
Owner Greek state
Operator HCAA
Serves Lemnos, Greece
Elevation AMSL 14 ft / 4 m
Coordinates 39°55′01.46″N 025°14′10.71″E / 39.9170722°N 25.2363083°E / 39.9170722; 25.2363083Coordinates: 39°55′01.46″N 025°14′10.71″E / 39.9170722°N 25.2363083°E / 39.9170722; 25.2363083
LXS is located in Greece
Location of airport in Greece
Direction Length Surface
ft m
04R/22L 9,895 3,016 Asphalt
Statistics (2015)
Passengers 99.491
Passenger traffic change Increase 7.0%
Aircraft movements 3,340
Aircraft movements change Increase 0.4%
Runway[1] Statistics[2]

Lemnos International Airport "Hephaestus" (IATA: LXS, ICAO: LGLM) is an airport on Lemnos Island, Greece. The airport is located 18km away from the city of Myrina and began operation in 1959.[3]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Aegean Airlines Seasonal: Athens
Astra Airlines Ikaria (PSO), Thessaloniki (PSO)
British Airways Seasonal charter: London-Heathrow
Enter Air Seasonal charter: Katowice, London-Gatwick, Samos[4]
Olympic Air Athens
Sky Express Athens (begins 1 October 2018), Mytilene (PSO), Chios (PSO), Samos (PSO)
SmartWings Seasonal: Prague

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Jeppesen aerodrome charts
  2. ^ "LEMNOS AIRPORT "IFESTOS"". ypa.gr. Retrieved 4 May 2016. 
  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2015-04-10. Retrieved 2015-04-10. 
  4. ^ https://search.charterflights.co.uk/fusion/flexiflights.pl?sessionkey=2298B5AD_888Fr4B28-B47A-E1D20732F6DE&resultkey=default