Jönköping Airport

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

Jönköping Airport

Jönköping flygplats
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Summary
Airport typePublic (City of Jönköping)
OperatorJönköping Airport AB
LocationJönköping
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
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 (2019)
Passengers total66,601
Aircraft movements4,964
Statistics: Swedish Transport Agency[1][2]

HistoryEdit

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 destinationsEdit

PassengerEdit

AirlinesDestinations
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]

CargoEdit

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

StatisticsEdit

Traffic figuresEdit

Traffic by calendar year[4]
Year Passenger volume Change Domestic Change International Change
2019 66,601  033.7% 17,383  029.6% 49,218  035.1%
2018 100,504  011.8% 24,680  030.7% 75,824  03.2%
2017 113,916  01.3% 35,589  05.5% 78,327  00.6%
2016 112,506  05.2% 33,738  06.9% 78,768  04.5%
2015 106,923 31,546 75,377

Ground transportationEdit

BusEdit

Länstrafiken buses depart in connection to some flights.

TaxiEdit

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

ParkingEdit

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

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  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.

External linksEdit