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LJU Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: LJU / LJLJ
Airport Names:
  1. Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport
  2. Letališče Jožeta Pučnika Ljubljana
Location: Ljubljana, Slovenia
GPS Coordinates: 46°13'27"N by 14°27'21"E
Area Served: Ljubljana, Slovenia
Operator/Owner: Aerodrom Ljubljana, d.d.
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 1,273 feet (388 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport (LJU):

  • In addition to being known as "Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport", another name for LJU is "Letališče Jožeta Pučnika Ljubljana".
  • Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport handled 1,321,100 passengers last year.
  • To the north, a business and logistics center named Aeropolis Ljubljana is planned to be built by 2020.
  • The closest airport to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport (LJU) is Klagenfurt Airport (KLU), which is located 29 miles (47 kilometers) N of LJU.
  • Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport (LJU) currently has only 1 runway.
  • The second phase, which had been planned to begin in 2013, but was postponed indefinitely by minority shareholders of Aerodrom Ljubljana, includes the construction of a completely new airport terminal.
  • In 2007, the then centre-right government proposed renaming the airport from Aerodrom Ljubljana to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport.
  • The furthest airport from Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport (LJU) is Chatham Islands (CHT), which is located 11,879 miles (19,117 kilometers) away in Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New Zealand.
  • Due to growing air traffic and Slovenia's EU entry, which requires the separation of traffic into Schengen and non-Schengen, Aerodrom Ljubljana Airport Authorities have prepared a redevelopment plan for the passenger terminal with emphasis on expanding passenger capacity in the mid- to long-term time frame.
  • The runway of Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport was closed to air traffic in April 2010 during which time, the entire length of the asphalt surface of the runway was renovated, as well as the asphalt surface on some parts of the taxiways.

Map of Nearest Airports from Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
129.45 miles (47.40 km) NKlagenfurt Airport (KLU)Klagenfurt, AustriaView Klagenfurt Airport on a map Set KLU as destination Airport Get more information about Klagenfurt Airport
254.59 miles (87.85 km) WSWTrieste – Friuli Venezia Giulia Airport (TRS)Trieste, ItalyView Trieste – Friuli Venezia Giulia Airport on a map Set TRS as destination Airport Get more information about Trieste – Friuli Venezia Giulia Airport
361.25 miles (98.58 km) ENEMaribor Edvard Rusjan Airport (MBX)Maribor, SloveniaView Maribor Edvard Rusjan Airport on a map Set MBX as destination Airport Get more information about Maribor Edvard Rusjan Airport
465.82 miles (105.92 km) SWPortorož Airport (POW)Portorož, SloveniaView Portorož Airport on a map Set POW as destination Airport Get more information about Portorož Airport
569.83 miles (112.38 km) SRijeka Airport (RJK)Rijeka, CroatiaView Rijeka Airport on a map Set RJK as destination Airport Get more information about Rijeka Airport
670.69 miles (113.77 km) NEGraz Airport (GRZ)Graz, AustriaView Graz Airport on a map Set GRZ as destination Airport Get more information about Graz Airport
784.27 miles (135.62 km) ESEZagreb International Airport (ZAG)Zagreb, CroatiaView Zagreb International Airport on a map Set ZAG as destination Airport Get more information about Zagreb International Airport
890.02 miles (144.87 km) WAviano Air Base (AVB)Aviano, Pordenone, ItalyView Aviano Air Base on a map Set AVB as destination Airport Get more information about Aviano Air Base
995.51 miles (153.71 km) SSWPula Airport (PUY)Pula, CroatiaView Pula Airport on a map Set PUY as destination Airport Get more information about Pula Airport
10105.67 miles (170.07 km) WBelluno Airport (BLX)Belluno, ItalyView Belluno Airport on a map Set BLX as destination Airport Get more information about Belluno Airport
11112.77 miles (181.49 km) WSWVenice Marco Polo Airport (VCE)Venice, ItalyView Venice Marco Polo Airport on a map Set VCE as destination Airport Get more information about Venice Marco Polo Airport
12114.08 miles (183.60 km) WNWCortina Airport (CDF)Cortina d'Ampezzo, ItalyView Cortina Airport on a map Set CDF as destination Airport Get more information about Cortina Airport
13114.64 miles (184.49 km) SLošinj Airport (LSZ)Mali Lošinj, Lošinj, CroatiaView Lošinj Airport on a map Set LSZ as destination Airport Get more information about Lošinj Airport
14115.52 miles (185.91 km) WSWTreviso-Sant'Angelo Airport (TSF)Treviso, ItalyView Treviso-Sant'Angelo Airport on a map Set TSF as destination Airport Get more information about Treviso-Sant'Angelo Airport
15128.26 miles (206.41 km) NNWSalzburg Airport (SZG)Salzburg, AustriaView Salzburg Airport on a map Set SZG as destination Airport Get more information about Salzburg Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,878.81 miles (19,117.05 km) ESEChatham Islands (CHT)Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New ZealandView Chatham Islands on a map Set CHT as destination Airport Get more information about Chatham Islands
211,450.42 miles (18,427.61 km) ESEGisborne Airport (GIS)Gisborne, New ZealandView Gisborne Airport on a map Set GIS as destination Airport Get more information about Gisborne Airport
311,434.19 miles (18,401.50 km) ESEHawke's Bay Airport (NPE)Napier, New ZealandView Hawke's Bay Airport on a map Set NPE as destination Airport Get more information about Hawke's Bay Airport
411,430.60 miles (18,395.72 km) ESEHood Aerodrome (MRO)Masterton, New ZealandView Hood Aerodrome on a map Set MRO as destination Airport Get more information about Hood Aerodrome
511,408.26 miles (18,359.77 km) ESEPalmerston North Airport (PMR)Palmerston North, New ZealandView Palmerston North Airport on a map Set PMR as destination Airport Get more information about Palmerston North Airport
611,402.94 miles (18,351.20 km) ESEWellington International Airport (WLG)Wellington, New ZealandView Wellington International Airport on a map Set WLG as destination Airport Get more information about Wellington International Airport
711,398.50 miles (18,344.06 km) ESEKapiti Coast Airport (PPQ)Paraparaumu Beach, New ZealandView Kapiti Coast Airport on a map Set PPQ as destination Airport Get more information about Kapiti Coast Airport
811,376.53 miles (18,308.70 km) EKaikoura Aerodrome (KBZ)Kaikoura, New ZealandView Kaikoura Aerodrome on a map Set KBZ as destination Airport Get more information about Kaikoura Aerodrome
911,373.37 miles (18,303.62 km) ESEWhakatane Airport (WHK)Whakatane, New ZealandView Whakatane Airport on a map Set WHK as destination Airport Get more information about Whakatane Airport
1011,370.98 miles (18,299.77 km) ESETaupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō (TUO)Taupo, New ZealandView Taupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō on a map Set TUO as destination Airport Get more information about Taupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō
1111,368.83 miles (18,296.31 km) ESEWanganui Airport (WAG)Wanganui, New ZealandView Wanganui Airport on a map Set WAG as destination Airport Get more information about Wanganui Airport
1211,364.69 miles (18,289.65 km) EWoodbourne Airport (BHE)Blenheim, New ZealandView Woodbourne Airport on a map Set BHE as destination Airport Get more information about Woodbourne Airport
1311,355.58 miles (18,274.99 km) ESERotorua International Airport (ROT)Rotorua, New ZealandView Rotorua International Airport on a map Set ROT as destination Airport Get more information about Rotorua International Airport
1411,350.13 miles (18,266.23 km) EChristchurch International Airport (CHC)Christchurch, New ZealandView Christchurch International Airport on a map Set CHC as destination Airport Get more information about Christchurch International Airport
1511,332.04 miles (18,237.10 km) ESETauranga Airport (TRG)Tauranga, New ZealandView Tauranga Airport on a map Set TRG as destination Airport Get more information about Tauranga Airport