Aalborg Airport AAL
is the third-largest airport in Denmark and serves its North Jutland region and the city of Aalborg. North Jutland is a popular holiday destination with a west coast boasting miles of white sandy beaches, and its city of Aalborg is well worth a visit. The Airport is open 6:30am-11:30pm.
AAL Airport is located in Norresund, or 6.5 km northwest of the city of Aalborg, can be accessed via Route 55, and is close to motorways E-39, E45.
With two long runways and an estimated 1.3 million passengers a year, Aalborg Airport is served by many airlines offering scheduled direct flights - mainly to north European Cities - with connections around the globe. Seasonal regular flights & charters are available to popular vacation venues.
Airline check-in times
prior to scheduled departure:
SAS - domestic 20 mins; international 30 mins, charter 1 hr. (check-in opens 2 hrs before departure).
Norwegian - domestic 30 mins, international 45 mins.
Cimber Sterling - domestic 30 mins; international 45 mins; charters 60 mins.
KLM - international 30 mins.
All other airlines - charters 60 mins. (check-in opens 2 hrs before departure).
The on-Airport Aalborg Hotel
offers check-in & baggage dropoff 23 hrs before departure. Open 24/7 with Information screens indicating flight departures. The breakfast room isopen during the day.
The passenger terminal at Aalborg Airport
is divided into arrivals and departure sections, with a total of 7 check-in desks and 11 gates. Lounges are on the first level.
Level 1 is the Arrivals & check-in level,
divided into Arrivals 1 & 2 on opposite sides and witth separate baggage claim carousels. The arrivals level has a new automated self-service baggage drop system.
Near the entrances are travel agencies, ATM cash machines, an Information counter, transportation ticket counters, a Point shop & a hairdresser. After security check is a tax-free shopping area with separate access to gate 1 with a food market to gates 2 & 3, and to gates 4 & 5.
Level 2 is the Boarding Area
with gates 6 & 7 (left, a food market & gates 8 & 9 in the center, and gates 10-11at right.
Amenities and services
inside the terminal include a bank with currency exchange service and a cash machine accepting major credit cards. Internet access via hotspots are free (select 'WLAN Zone - The Cloud'). Meeting rooms can be rented by calling +45 98 17 11 44. Other amenities include food & drink, newsstand, lockers, and baggage trolleys in the terminal and car park; massage & massage chairs,
The Aalborg Lounge -
only 50 meters from the gates, is available to Priority Pass holders and to certain KLM/Air France, British Airways, & SAS pssengers. Tel: +45 96 329 711.
options at Aalborg Airport include short- & long-term parking close to the terminal, as well as electric car chargers. If picking up a passenger, use the free cell phone lot at corner of Lakewood Blvd. /Wardlow.