Lelystad airport (LEY)

Location details, contact information, airlines, departure and arrival flight status, transportation, facilities and services, parking, special passenger amenities, nearby hotels and answers to passengers' frequently asked questions.


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Lelystad Airport, opened in 1973, is the largest general aviation air terminal in the country. Currently it is under expansion works, and in the near future it is expected to serve as an alternative for Schiphol airport.

Official Website: lelystadairport.nl
Number of Terminals - 1 - Open Mondays through Fridays between 8:00 am and 9:00 pm, weekends and holidays from 9:00 am to 7:00 pm.
Annual passenger traffic: 150,000 passengers went through it in 2013.
Tel: +31 320 284 770. E-mail: [email protected]


Lelystad airport is located 7 km (4 miles) southeast from the city of the same name.

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What services does Lelystad Airport (LEY) facilities include

The airport has free Wi-Fi access.

Food and Drinks- There is a restaurant inside the terminal.
Baggage- Enquiries about lost or damaged luggage should be directed to the offices of the corresponding airline.
Other Services- Aviation museum.


Accommodation near Lelystad Airport (LEY)

The Hotel Lelystad Airport is found next to the airport's entrance. Some alternatives in the surroundings are:

B&B de Valkenhorst (3.9 km/2.4 miles)
Apollo Hotel Lelystad City Centre (6.7 km/4.2 miles)
Hotel Hajé de Aalscholver (6.7 km/4.2 miles)
Hotel Hajé (6.8 km/4.2 miles)
Futenweg 8 (7.5 km/4.7 miles)


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Public and private transportation

Bus - Line 7 from Arriva (Tel +31 800 023 2545) travels between the airport and the city's central station, with stops at Aviodrome, Larserpoort, Palazzo, De Rietlanden, De Hoven and Winkelcentrum Kempenaar. It operates from 7:10 am to 6:10 pm. Tickets have a cost of €2.17 and journey time is 20 minutes.
Bus 148 from Connexxion (Tel +31 900 266 6399) stops at Eendenweg, 5 min. away from the terminal, and heads for Lelystad central station, De Hoven, De Rietlanden, Palazzo, Larserpoort, Natuurpark, Vogelweg, Harderhaven and Harderwijk. The fare is €2.17.

Taxi - Cabs available outside the terminal. Travel time to the city centre is approximately 10 minutes.


Car rental agencies

.There are no car rental agencies within the airport.  Advance booking is recommended.


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Parking services at Lelystad Airport (LEY)

There are two large parking lots inside the enclosure. Some spaces have charging stations for electric vehicles. More information: Tel +31 320 284 773.

P1 - Situated in front of the terminal building.
P2 - Located opposite the Aviodrome theme park.


Facilities for passengers with special needs

Passengers requiring wheelchairs or special assistance are advised to contact their airline or travel agency before their arrival at the airport.

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Latest updates: October 14, 2019