Jerez Airport

Jerez Airport (Spanish: Aeropuerto de Jerez) (IATA: XRY, ICAO: LEJR), is an airport located 9 km (5.6 mi) northeast[1] of Jerez de la Frontera in Southern Spain, about 28.1 mi (45.2 km) from Cádiz.

Jerez Airport

Aeropuerto de Jerez
Aena Jerez.svg
Jerez Airport back.JPG
Summary
Airport typePublic
OwnerENAIRE
OperatorAena
LocationJerez de la Frontera (Cádiz), Andalusia, Spain
Elevation AMSL28 m / 93 ft
Coordinates36°44′41″N 006°03′36″W / 36.74472°N 6.06000°W / 36.74472; -6.06000
Map
XRY is located in Andalusia
XRY
XRY
Location of airport in Andalusia
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
02/20 2,300 7,546 Asphalt
Statistics (2017)
Passengers1.046.251
Passenger change 16–17Increase14,1%
Movements48.628
Source: AENA [2], Spanish AIP at EUROCONTROL[1]

OverviewEdit

Jerez Airport is a modern airport with the principal arrivals and departures areas on the ground floor. Ryanair introduced regular flights between Jerez Airport and London which helped to increase passenger numbers at the airport to 1.1 million in 2004. Most visitors at the airport arrive from Germany (39%) and the UK (7%), however around 48% of all arriving passengers at Jerez Airport come from domestic flights. One of the leading flight schools is located at the airport, FTE Jerez, based at the airport's old military barracks.[2]

Airlines and destinationsEdit

AirlinesDestinations
Binter Canarias Tenerife–North [3]
Condor Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, Hamburg
Seasonal: Hannover, Munich, Stuttgart
Edelweiss Air Seasonal: Zürich
Eurowings Cologne/Bonn, Düsseldorf, Hamburg
Iberia Madrid
Iberia Regional Madrid
Seasonal: Valencia
easyJet Seasonal: Berlin–Brandenburg (begins 31 March 2021),[4] London–Gatwick, Manchester Airport.
Lufthansa Seasonal: Frankfurt (begins 28 March 2021),[5] Munich[6]
Luxair Seasonal: Luxembourg
Ryanair London–Stansted, Palma de Mallorca[7]
TUI Airways Seasonal: London–Gatwick
TUI fly Belgium Brussels
TUI fly Deutschland Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Hannover, Munich, Stuttgart
Vueling Barcelona, Bilbao, Palma de Mallorca

StatisticsEdit

Year[8] 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Passengers (thousands) 692 802 771 846 1,117 1,297 1,382 1,607 1,303 1,079 1,043 1,029 913 811 758 823 916 1046.6
Operations 24,800 26,988 32,687 24,946 26,599 38,235 46,535 50,374 50,511 45,451 50,941 41,713 38,701 42,257 38,358 43,563 49,266 48.628

Ground TransportationEdit

There are regular buses to and from the airport to Jerez, El Puerto de Santa Maria and Cádiz. Taxis and car rental companies are available, too. Jerez Airport train station is situated to the west of the airport, this is the other side of the car parking, at a 1 minute walk. Both medium distance and local trains (Cercanias) operate a regular timetable.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b EAD Basic [1]
  2. ^ "FTE Jerez". Retrieved 2019-03-09.
  3. ^ Liu, Jim. "Binter Canarias July / October 2020 network expansions". Routesonline. Retrieved 17 August 2020.
  4. ^ easyjet.com retrieved 8 November 2020
  5. ^ https://www.lufthansagroup.com/en/newsroom/releases/lufthansa-is-consistently-pursuing-its-tourism-strategy-15-new-summer-destinations-from-frankfurt-in-2021.html
  6. ^ Liu, Jim. "Lufthansa S20 European network additions as of 30OCT19". Routesonline. Retrieved 31 October 2019.
  7. ^ https://corporate.ryanair.com/novedades/ryanair-reforzara-la-conectividad-regional-en-espana-con-4-nuevas-rutas-domesticas/?market=es
  8. ^ "AENA Airport Statistics".

External linksEdit