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Copenhagen Airport

Copenhagen Airport is located in Denmark. The airport is called Kastrup Airport, since it is located in the small town of Kastrup. It is an international airport that serves a lot of people around this region. It is located 8 km south of the city on the island of Amager. It is in the municipality of Tarnby that the airport lies. And this is the biggest airport in the Nordic countries and also it is one of the oldest international airports among European airports. And it has the most trafficated in Scandinavia. This is the reason why the airport has become the main hub for a lot of airlines like Norwegian Air Shuttle, Airlines Scandinavia and Thomas Cook. This airport takes care of 60 scheduled airlines and each day, more than 62,000 passengers make use of the airport. And in 2011, 22.7 million passengers passed through the facility of the airport. This is why it is the busiest airport in the region of Nordic. It has a maximum capacity of 83 loadings per hour and then there is room for 108 airplanes. And what makes this Copenhagen Airport special is that most of its passengers are international.

Københavns Lufthavne operates this Copenhagen Airport. The airport has up to 1700 staffs. There are lots of shops, eateries and a lot of things that a person would love to make use of while in the airport. The airport has four terminals. Terminal 1 is for its domestic flights. Terminals 2 and 3 take care of the international flights. This also includes the Schengen and non-Schengen. And it also shares a common airside passenger concourse and as well as the arrivals terminal. These takes care of the custom unit, and baggage claim. And it is located in Terminal 3.

There are lots of airlines that make use of Copenhagen Airport. and these airlines are the ones that makes sure that everyone who visit the airport would enjoy a great facility. These airlines include; Adria Airways, Aer Lingus, Aeroflot, Aerosvit Airlines, airBaltic, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air Greenland, Air Greenland operated by Jet Time, Atlantic Airways, Austrian Airlines operated by Tyrolean Airways, B&H Airlines British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Bulgaria Air, Croatia Airlines, Czech Airlines, Danish Air Transport, Delta Air Lines, EasyJet, EasyJet Switzerland, EgyptAir, Emirates, Estonian Air, Finnair, Iberia Express, Icelandair, Iran Air, Jat Airways, KLM operated by KLM Cityhopper, LOT Polish, Airlines Lufthansa, Lufthansa operated by Lufthansa CityLine and Middle East Airlines to mention a few.

There are lots of facilities that have been built for luxury and comfort of the passengers. For those who would want to take full advantage of the Copenhagen Airport, they should read about the airport before visiting. This is what would help them get in and out of the airport without challenge. And for those who would want to make use of cars and buses, they are so many of these car and bus rental companies that they would make use of. The cost of these transport means varies which is why one needs to know how the rental companies operate. When you are in Copenhagen Airport, you would not have a challenge with movement. The checking in by the custom unit is done in a respectful manner. And for the baggage reclaim, it would not take time before one would be able to get out. The terminals have lounge for those who need extra comfort and attention. This is an airport that has become a lot of people’s favorite because of the management and the effectiveness of the airliners. There are lots of information desks that a passenger would make use of in time of need and queries.

Airport Information

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55° 37’ 5" N
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12° 39’ 21" E
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