Billund Airport Information And Guide
Where Is Billund Airport
The location of Billund Airport Denmark (BLL),or ‘Billund Lufthavn’, is situated just over 1 mile North East of Billund itself in the Jutland peninsula region of Denmark. The airport is the second largest airport in Denmark and has over 2 million passengers passing through it each year. The airport was originally opened in 1964 and has now become even more popular due to it’s proximity to Legoland which is located in Billund and is just under 5 klms from the airport. In 2002 the airport opened a new terminal to accommodate the steady growth of passenger traffic and now provides many for facilities which helps make procedure at the airport run much smoother.
What Is The Billund Airport Code
Every airport throughout the world has its own code and the majority of airports have two. The main code that you will normally be more familiar with is the IATA code, this is the code you normally see on your travel documents. There is also another code known as the IACO code but this is not usually used for passenger travel.
The IATA Code For Billund Is: BLL
The IACO Code For Billund Is; EKBI
Getting To And From Billund Airport And Airport Transfers
Getting to and from the airport is relatively simple and you have a choice of options regarding transport and transfers. These include car hire, coach, bus, taxi or private shuttle. The Ground Support at Billund is very efficient and most of the coaches are scheduled to coincide with the flight Arrivals and Departures at the airport. Which form of airport transfer you will choose from the airport is obviously determined by personal preference and budget.
The following are the different types of transfer options available from the airport.
Car Hire Billund Airport:
Billund Airport car hire is a popular choice with passengers arriving at the airport for various reasons and it can sometimes work out a more viable option. Car hire Billund is a popular choice with both tourists and business professionals and offers independence from as soon as you land at the airport. There are a few of the major car hire companies that operate from inside the airport terminal.
Avis – Budget Rent-a-Car – Europcar – Hertz – Sixt Rent A Car, are the major companies and consistantly offer competitive prices on Billund Airport car rental, which makes it a viable option for means of airport transfer.
Car rental from Billund, not only provides a quick means of transport but it also has the added bonus of providing you with transport for the whole of your stay in Denmark. This not only means you have do not have to rely on public transport but also means you have the freedom to explore places at your own leisure.
Billund Car Hire, A Cheaper and More Convenient Alternative
If you are traveling in a small group, car hire might work out cheaper or if not cheaper, just a little more than you would spend using public transport. Passengers whom are traveling to destinations of considerable distance, may find that hiring a car is a better option financially and more convenient in regards to airport transfer.
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Billund Airport Bus: There are regular bus services to many destinations throughout Denmark and a new shuttle service to Copenhagen is in operation. Outside the airport terminal, you will find bus stands that are designated to the various destinations, simply make your way to the bus stands and you will be able to find the appropriate bus service for your destination. If you cannot find the appropriate service, you can asked a member of staff at one of the information desks for help. The local bus service that run from the airport provide a very reliable and cost effective form of transport to and from the airport and are a great option for passengers travelling alone or on a limited budget.
Billund Shuttle: This is a FREE shuttle bus (Line 384) that transfers passengers to Billund via many hotels and Legoland and also from Billund itself to the airport. (This service only runs through July and August).
Taxi: There are many taxi companies that operate from the airport and many offer Limousine transfers. It is always a good idea to ask the driver how much the journey will cost before entering the taxi.
Legoland is one of Denmark mmost popular attractions and has a large number of visitors throughout the year. Legoland Billund is located just 4.1klms from the airport which makes getting to and from Legoland very easy. There is a local bus that you can catch from the airport to Legoland and the journey takes approximately 10 minutes.
Hotels Near Billund Airport
Passengers arriving or departing from the airport and wishing to stay in one of the hotels near the airport have a choice of several hotels. The nearest hotel to Billund airport is the Zleep Hotel which is located just a few hundreds metres (0.2 miles) from the airport itself. Hotel Legoland and Hotel Propellen are both located 1.2 miles from the airport and the Hotel Svanen is situated 1.4 miles from the airport.
There is parking facilities at the airport for passengers and people collecting or dropping passengers at te airport. There are several parking areas at the airport and there is a shuttle bus that connects passengers from the airport terminal to the parking areas. Several of the parking ares are within walking distance to the airport terminal.
Airport Lounge At Billund
The King Amlet Lounge provides passengers with a variety of facilities such as newspapers, Internet access, conference facilities and a selection of refreshments. Please Note: You will need the the appropriate pass or ticket to be eligible for entry to the airport lounge at Billund.
Tourist Information Desk
The Tourist Information desk is located outside the Customs area in the terminal and you can acquire a large number of brochures and guides from the desk that will provide you with relevant information you need to plane your trip.
Luggage Storage At The Airport
It is possible to leave your luggage in storage at the airport and there is a small charge for doing so. The charge is based on a daily fee of 4 euros (at the time of writing) and the luggage storage office is located opposite the car rental desks
Lost And Found
If you believe you have lost and item of luggage or have left something in the airport, you should contact the ‘Lost and Found’ department as soon as possible on the flowing number: 0045 76 50 50 67. The office is open between 08.00 – 10.00 a.m.
The airport provides passengers with free internet access during their time inside the airport terminal.
Flight Arrivals And Departures
If you would like to know more about the current Arrivals and Departures from Billund airport, the following pages will provide you with all the latest up to date information you require.
Billund Airport Departures: Please click on the link to see live up to date information on all flight departure – Billund Airport Departures
Billund Airport Address:
Postbox 10, DK-7190 Billund Airport, DENMARK Tel: +45 (0)76 505050