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LUX Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: LUX / ELLX
Airport Names:
  1. Luxembourg Airport
  2. Fluchhafe Lëtzebuerg
  3. Aéroport de Luxembourg
  4. Flughafen Luxemburg
Location: Luxembourg-Findel, Luxembourg
GPS Coordinates: 49°37'23"N by 6°12'15"E
Area Served: Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
Operator/Owner: Luxembourg Airport Authority
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 1,234 feet (376 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Luxembourg Airport (LUX):

  • The closest airport to Luxembourg Airport (LUX) is Bitburg Airport (BBJ), which is located 27 miles (44 kilometers) NE of LUX.
  • The furthest airport from Luxembourg Airport (LUX) is Chatham Islands (CHT), which is nearly antipodal to Luxembourg Airport (meaning Luxembourg Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Chatham Islands), and is located 12,016 miles (19,338 kilometers) away in Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New Zealand.
  • Luxembourg Airport (LUX) currently has only 1 runway.
  • In addition to being known as "Luxembourg Airport", other names for LUX include "Fluchhafe Lëtzebuerg", "Aéroport de Luxembourg" and "Flughafen Luxemburg".
  • Luxembourg Airport handled 2,197,331 passengers last year.
  • Neutral Luxembourg was invaded by Germany on 10 May 1940, and on 21 May, the Luftwaffe assigned Jagdgeschwader 53, a Messerschmitt Bf 109 fighter unit to the airport.
  • The airport was originally known as "Sandweiler Airport", and was opened in the 1930s as a small grass airfield with a relatively short, 3400' runway.
  • Luxembourg Airport has constructed a high-security zone far away from most airport activities in order to attract the business of transporting valuable goods such as art and jewels.
  • Luxembourg Findel Airport is the main airport in Luxembourg.

Map of Nearest Airports from Luxembourg Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Luxembourg Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
127.45 miles (44.18 km) NEBitburg Airport (BBJ)Bitburg, Rhineland-Palatinate, GermanyView Bitburg Airport on a map View satellite image of Bitburg Airport Set BBJ as destination Airport Get more information about Bitburg Airport
232.80 miles (52.79 km) NESpangdahlem Air Base (SPM)Spangdahlem, GermanyView Spangdahlem Air Base on a map View satellite image of Spangdahlem Air Base Set SPM as destination Airport Get more information about Spangdahlem Air Base
344.61 miles (71.79 km) SMetz–Nancy–Lorraine Airport (ETZ)Lorraine, FranceView Metz–Nancy–Lorraine Airport on a map View satellite image of Metz–Nancy–Lorraine Airport Set ETZ as destination Airport Get more information about Metz–Nancy–Lorraine Airport
449.52 miles (79.70 km) SESaarbrücken Airport (SCN)Saarbrücken, GermanyView Saarbrücken Airport on a map View satellite image of Saarbrücken Airport Set SCN as destination Airport Get more information about Saarbrücken Airport
552.34 miles (84.23 km) ENEFrankfurt–Hahn Airport (HHN)Rhineland-Palatinate, GermanyView Frankfurt–Hahn Airport on a map View satellite image of Frankfurt–Hahn Airport Set HHN as destination Airport Get more information about Frankfurt–Hahn Airport
660.90 miles (98.00 km) ESEZweibrücken Airport (ZQW)Zweibrücken, GermanyView Zweibrücken Airport on a map View satellite image of Zweibrücken Airport Set ZQW as destination Airport Get more information about Zweibrücken Airport
763.89 miles (102.83 km) ERamstein Air Base (RMS)Ramstein, GermanyView Ramstein Air Base on a map View satellite image of Ramstein Air Base Set RMS as destination Airport Get more information about Ramstein Air Base
874.72 miles (120.25 km) ESembach KaserneSembach Air Base (SEX)Sembach, GermanyView Sembach KaserneSembach Air Base on a map View satellite image of Sembach KaserneSembach Air Base Set SEX as destination Airport Get more information about Sembach KaserneSembach Air Base
977.76 miles (125.14 km) NNWLiège Airport (LGG)Liège, Wallonia, BelgiumView Liège Airport on a map View satellite image of Liège Airport Set LGG as destination Airport Get more information about Liège Airport
1082.92 miles (133.44 km) NMerzbrück Airfield (AAH)Aachen, GermanyView Merzbrück Airfield on a map View satellite image of Merzbrück Airfield Set AAH as destination Airport Get more information about Merzbrück Airfield
1189.84 miles (144.58 km) ENEMainz Finthen Airport (QMZ)Mainz, Rhineland-Palatinate, GermanyView Mainz Finthen Airport on a map View satellite image of Mainz Finthen Airport Set QMZ as destination Airport Get more information about Mainz Finthen Airport
1289.94 miles (144.75 km) SÉpinal - Mirecourt Airport (EPL)Juvaincourt, Vosges, FranceView Épinal - Mirecourt Airport on a map View satellite image of Épinal - Mirecourt Airport Set EPL as destination Airport Get more information about Épinal - Mirecourt Airport
1391.28 miles (146.89 km) NNWMaastricht Aachen Airport (MST)Maastricht, Limburg, NetherlandsView Maastricht Aachen Airport on a map View satellite image of Maastricht Aachen Airport Set MST as destination Airport Get more information about Maastricht Aachen Airport
1492.69 miles (149.17 km) NNATO Air Base Geilenkirchen E–3A Component (GKE)Geilenkirchen, North Rhine-Westphalia, GermanyView NATO Air Base Geilenkirchen E–3A Component on a map View satellite image of NATO Air Base Geilenkirchen E–3A Component Set GKE as destination Airport Get more information about NATO Air Base Geilenkirchen E–3A Component
1595.33 miles (153.43 km) NNECologne/Bonn Airport (CGN)Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, GermanyView Cologne/Bonn Airport on a map View satellite image of Cologne/Bonn Airport Set CGN as destination Airport Get more information about Cologne/Bonn Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Luxembourg Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Luxembourg Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,015.88 miles (19,337.64 km) SSEChatham Islands (CHT)Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New ZealandView Chatham Islands on a map View satellite image of Chatham Islands Set CHT as destination Airport Get more information about Chatham Islands
211,663.00 miles (18,769.73 km) ESEChristchurch International Airport (CHC)Christchurch, New ZealandView Christchurch International Airport on a map View satellite image of Christchurch International Airport Set CHC as destination Airport Get more information about Christchurch International Airport
311,660.45 miles (18,765.63 km) ESEOamaru Airport (OAM)Oamaru, North Otago, New ZealandView Oamaru Airport on a map View satellite image of Oamaru Airport Set OAM as destination Airport Get more information about Oamaru Airport
411,655.71 miles (18,758.00 km) SEKaikoura Aerodrome (KBZ)Kaikoura, New ZealandView Kaikoura Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Kaikoura Aerodrome Set KBZ as destination Airport Get more information about Kaikoura Aerodrome
511,652.78 miles (18,753.28 km) ESEDunedin International Airport (DUD)Dunedin, Otago, New ZealandView Dunedin International Airport on a map View satellite image of Dunedin International Airport Set DUD as destination Airport Get more information about Dunedin International Airport
611,650.54 miles (18,749.68 km) ESEAshburton Aerodrome (ASG)Ashburton, New ZealandView Ashburton Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Ashburton Aerodrome Set ASG as destination Airport Get more information about Ashburton Aerodrome
711,650.29 miles (18,749.28 km) SEHood Aerodrome (MRO)Masterton, New ZealandView Hood Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Hood Aerodrome Set MRO as destination Airport Get more information about Hood Aerodrome
811,642.52 miles (18,736.77 km) SEWellington International Airport (WLG)Wellington, New ZealandView Wellington International Airport on a map View satellite image of Wellington International Airport Set WLG as destination Airport Get more information about Wellington International Airport
911,642.49 miles (18,736.72 km) ESERichard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport) (TIU)Timaru, New ZealandView Richard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport) on a map View satellite image of Richard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport) Set TIU as destination Airport Get more information about Richard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport)
1011,625.91 miles (18,710.04 km) SEKapiti Coast Airport (PPQ)Paraparaumu Beach, New ZealandView Kapiti Coast Airport on a map View satellite image of Kapiti Coast Airport Set PPQ as destination Airport Get more information about Kapiti Coast Airport
1111,620.50 miles (18,701.33 km) SEWoodbourne Airport (BHE)Blenheim, New ZealandView Woodbourne Airport on a map View satellite image of Woodbourne Airport Set BHE as destination Airport Get more information about Woodbourne Airport
1211,613.25 miles (18,689.67 km) SEPalmerston North Airport (PMR)Palmerston North, New ZealandView Palmerston North Airport on a map View satellite image of Palmerston North Airport Set PMR as destination Airport Get more information about Palmerston North Airport
1311,599.48 miles (18,667.50 km) SEHawke's Bay Airport (NPE)Napier, New ZealandView Hawke's Bay Airport on a map View satellite image of Hawke's Bay Airport Set NPE as destination Airport Get more information about Hawke's Bay Airport
1411,595.19 miles (18,660.61 km) ESEAlexandra Aerodrome (ALR)Alexandra, New ZealandView Alexandra Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Alexandra Aerodrome Set ALR as destination Airport Get more information about Alexandra Aerodrome
1511,586.49 miles (18,646.60 km) SENelson AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Whakatū (NSN)Nelson, New ZealandView Nelson AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Whakatū on a map View satellite image of Nelson AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Whakatū Set NSN as destination Airport Get more information about Nelson AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Whakatū