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BRE Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: BRE / EDDW
Airport Names:
  1. Bremen Airport
  2. Flughafen Bremen
Location: Bremen, Germany
GPS Coordinates: 53°2'50"N by 8°47'12"E
Area Served: Bremen, Germany
Operator/Owner: Flughafen Bremen GmbH
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 14 feet (4 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Bremen Airport (BRE):

  • The airport can be reached via motorway A1 and the yet only partly completed city motorway A281 which crosses the city of Bremen.
  • Tram line 6 departs every 5 to 10 minutes to the city centre.
  • Because of Bremen Airport's relatively low elevation of 14 feet, planes can take off or land at Bremen Airport at a lower air speed than at airports located at a higher elevation. This is because the air density is higher closer to sea level than it would otherwise be at higher elevations.
  • The beginnings of the airport date back to the early 20th century.
  • In the mid-1950s, the terminal buildings were reconstructed and Lufthansa began scheduled flights to the airport.
  • The Bremenhalle inside the airport hosts a little aviation and space exploration museum, displaying the Junkers W33 Bremen and the first Spacelab module.
  • In addition to being known as "Bremen Airport", another name for BRE is "Flughafen Bremen".
  • The closest airport to Bremen Airport (BRE) is Bremerhaven Airport (BRV), which is located 33 miles (53 kilometers) NNW of BRE.
  • Bus2fly used to offer a coach service to and from Hamburg, scheduled to co-ordinate with Ryanair flights, however on 1 May 2014 the service was terminated.
  • The furthest airport from Bremen Airport (BRE) is Chatham Islands (CHT), which is located 11,755 miles (18,918 kilometers) away in Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New Zealand.
  • Bremen Airport (BRE) currently has only 1 runway.

Map of Nearest Airports from Bremen Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Bremen Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
132.95 miles (53.03 km) NNWBremerhaven Airport (BRV)Bremerhaven, Bremen, GermanyView Bremerhaven Airport on a map Set BRV as destination Airport Get more information about Bremerhaven Airport
250.04 miles (80.53 km) NNordholz Naval Airbase (FCN)Nordholz, GermanyView Nordholz Naval Airbase on a map Set FCN as destination Airport Get more information about Nordholz Naval Airbase
354.95 miles (88.44 km) NEHamburg Finkenwerder Airport (XFW)Hamburg, GermanyView Hamburg Finkenwerder Airport on a map Set XFW as destination Airport Get more information about Hamburg Finkenwerder Airport
455.26 miles (88.94 km) SEHannover Airport (HAJ)Hanover, Lower Saxony, GermanyView Hannover Airport on a map Set HAJ as destination Airport Get more information about Hannover Airport
560.46 miles (97.31 km) ESECelle Air Base (ZCN)Celle, GermanyView Celle Air Base on a map Set ZCN as destination Airport Get more information about Celle Air Base
662.20 miles (100.09 km) NWWangerooge Airport (AGE)Wangerooge, Lower Saxony, GermanyView Wangerooge Airport on a map Set AGE as destination Airport Get more information about Wangerooge Airport
763.95 miles (102.92 km) NEHamburg Airport (HAM)Hamburg / Fuhlsbüttel, GermanyView Hamburg Airport on a map Set HAM as destination Airport Get more information about Hamburg Airport
868.73 miles (110.61 km) WNWEmden Airport (EME)Emden, Lower Saxony, GermanyView Emden Airport on a map Set EME as destination Airport Get more information about Emden Airport
976.56 miles (123.22 km) NHeide-Büsum Airport (HEI)Heide, Schleswig-Holstein, GermanyView Heide-Büsum Airport on a map Set HEI as destination Airport Get more information about Heide-Büsum Airport
1078.10 miles (125.69 km) SWMünster Osnabrück International Airport (FMO)Greven, North Rhine-Westphalia, GermanyView Münster Osnabrück International Airport on a map Set FMO as destination Airport Get more information about Münster Osnabrück International Airport
1178.56 miles (126.43 km) SWRheine-Bentlage Air Base (ZPQ)Rhine, GermanyView Rheine-Bentlage Air Base on a map Set ZPQ as destination Airport Get more information about Rheine-Bentlage Air Base
1280.12 miles (128.94 km) SSWRAF Gütersloh (GUT)Gütersloh, North Rhine-Westphalia, GermanyView RAF Gütersloh on a map Set GUT as destination Airport Get more information about RAF Gütersloh
1386.39 miles (139.03 km) NNWHeligoland Airport (HGL)Düne, Helgoland, Schleswig-Holstein, GermanyView Heligoland Airport on a map Set HGL as destination Airport Get more information about Heligoland Airport
1491.59 miles (147.40 km) WGroningen Airport Eelde (GRQ)Groningen / Eelde, NetherlandsView Groningen Airport Eelde on a map Set GRQ as destination Airport Get more information about Groningen Airport Eelde
1593.73 miles (150.84 km) WNWBorkum Airfield (BMK)Borkum, Lower Saxony, GermanyView Borkum Airfield on a map Set BMK as destination Airport Get more information about Borkum Airfield

Map of Furthest Airports from Bremen Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Bremen Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,755.23 miles (18,918.16 km) SSEChatham Islands (CHT)Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New ZealandView Chatham Islands on a map Set CHT as destination Airport Get more information about Chatham Islands
211,472.46 miles (18,463.09 km) ESEDunedin International Airport (DUD)Dunedin, Otago, New ZealandView Dunedin International Airport on a map Set DUD as destination Airport Get more information about Dunedin International Airport
311,463.60 miles (18,448.83 km) ESEOamaru Airport (OAM)Oamaru, North Otago, New ZealandView Oamaru Airport on a map Set OAM as destination Airport Get more information about Oamaru Airport
411,443.47 miles (18,416.44 km) SEChristchurch International Airport (CHC)Christchurch, New ZealandView Christchurch International Airport on a map Set CHC as destination Airport Get more information about Christchurch International Airport
511,438.75 miles (18,408.83 km) ESEAshburton Aerodrome (ASG)Ashburton, New ZealandView Ashburton Aerodrome on a map Set ASG as destination Airport Get more information about Ashburton Aerodrome
611,437.75 miles (18,407.23 km) ESERichard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport) (TIU)Timaru, New ZealandView Richard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport) on a map Set TIU as destination Airport Get more information about Richard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport)
711,429.00 miles (18,393.14 km) ESERyan's Creek Aerodrome (SZS)Stewart Island, New ZealandView Ryan's Creek Aerodrome on a map Set SZS as destination Airport Get more information about Ryan's Creek Aerodrome
811,422.73 miles (18,383.06 km) SEKaikoura Aerodrome (KBZ)Kaikoura, New ZealandView Kaikoura Aerodrome on a map Set KBZ as destination Airport Get more information about Kaikoura Aerodrome
911,418.83 miles (18,376.78 km) ESEInvercargill Airport (IVC)Invercargill, New ZealandView Invercargill Airport on a map Set IVC as destination Airport Get more information about Invercargill Airport
1011,410.52 miles (18,363.41 km) ESEAlexandra Aerodrome (ALR)Alexandra, New ZealandView Alexandra Aerodrome on a map Set ALR as destination Airport Get more information about Alexandra Aerodrome
1111,401.17 miles (18,348.36 km) SEHood Aerodrome (MRO)Masterton, New ZealandView Hood Aerodrome on a map Set MRO as destination Airport Get more information about Hood Aerodrome
1211,398.12 miles (18,343.45 km) SEWellington International Airport (WLG)Wellington, New ZealandView Wellington International Airport on a map Set WLG as destination Airport Get more information about Wellington International Airport
1311,384.24 miles (18,321.11 km) ESEWanaka Airport (WKA)Wanaka, New ZealandView Wanaka Airport on a map Set WKA as destination Airport Get more information about Wanaka Airport
1411,381.14 miles (18,316.13 km) SEWoodbourne Airport (BHE)Blenheim, New ZealandView Woodbourne Airport on a map Set BHE as destination Airport Get more information about Woodbourne Airport
1511,379.38 miles (18,313.29 km) ESEGlentanner Aerodrome (GTN)Mount Cook, New ZealandView Glentanner Aerodrome on a map Set GTN as destination Airport Get more information about Glentanner Aerodrome