Billund Airport
Billund Airport

Billund Airport (Billund Airport). Official site.


Billund International Airport is a major air harbor in Denmark, located at 2 kilometers from the city of Billund, which annually serves more than 3 million passengers.


History of Billund International Airport


The history of the international air harbor dates back to 1961, when a runway belonging to the director of the company "Lego" appeared on the territory of the modern airport. The appearance of the runway was due to the need to send the company's products to various corners of the globe, however, due to the prospects, subsequently, here there was a large airport.



1 November 1964 from Billund Airport, the first flights began to be made, due to the increased interest among passengers, the volume of passenger traffic of this airport was actively growing. As the air harbor grew, its functional capabilities also expanded, as an example of which could be the construction of new terminals, the improvement of runways and the like.

In 1975, the volume of passenger traffic of Billund International Airport reached 582 thousand people, in 1995 this indicator has already exceeded the mark of 1,5 million people, and after another ten years it reached the mark of almost 2 million passengers.

In 1997, the construction of a new terminal began on the territory of the airport, which would allow an air harbor to annually serve up to 3,5 million people, and already in 2016 the airport was loaded by more than 88,2%.

As a result of 2017, Billunn International Airport served 3 million 375 thousand people, which raised the issue of expanding the air harbor, since now its load is 96,4%.


Runways of Billund International Airport



Billund International Airport has at its disposal one asphalt runway with the length of 3100 meters and a width of 45 meters, which allows this air harbor to receive and service civil aircraft 2-4 class, and thanks to the presence of helipads, the airport Billunn can also serve helicopters all types and classes.


Infrastructure of Billund International Airport



Billund International Airport has an actively developing infrastructure, which is due, above all, to an actively growing volume of passenger traffic and an expanding route network. Today, passengers can easily find on the territory of the air harbor:

  • Banks, ATMs and payment terminals;
  • Retail shops and shopping centers;
  • Shops souvenir products;
  • Duty free shops;
  • Cafes, restaurants and public catering facilities;
  • Hotel;
  • Pharmacy;
  • Car rental;
  • Parking of motor transport;
  • Parking of public transport and taxi;
  • Ticket offices and airline representative offices;
  • Room mother and child;
  • VIP-hall;
  • Conference hall;
  • Places for packing and storing luggage.


How to get to Billund airport?


You can get to Billund International Airport either on your own road transport or by using taxi and public transport, which is facilitated by the proximity of the air harbor to the city.


Key data of Billund airport:

  • Airport Country: Denmark Billund Airport (Billund Airport). Official site..
  • The main Danish airport cost and charter aviation companies.
  • Year of the airport grounds: 1964.
  • GMT time zone (summer / winter): + 2 / + 1.
  • Latitude geographical 55.74, 9.15 geographical longitude.
  • The geographical location of the airport: on 2 kilometers towards the north-east from the city of Billund.
  • The number of airport terminals: 1.


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The main airport codes:

  • IATA airport code: BLL.
  • ICAO airport code: EKBI.


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