Ostend-Bruges International Airport, opened on April 4, 1968, is one of the most important in Belgium. It operates with some flights inside Europe and Northern Africa.
Official Website: ostendbruges-airport.com
Number of Terminals - 1 - Open from 7:00 am to 10:00 pm.
Airlines: TUIfly (Tel +32 7022 0000).
Annual passenger traffic: 420,000 passengers went through it in 2018.
Tel: +32 5955 1211. E-mail: [email protected] The information desk is found on the ground floor of the terminal.
The airport is situated 6 km (3.8 miles) to the southwest of downtown Ostend and 25 km (15 miles) west from Bruges.See Map
There is counter from Avis (Tel +32 5923 3622) inside the terminal, open from Monday to Friday between 9:00 am and 12:00 pm and from 2:00 pm to 4:30 pm and Saturdays from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm.
There are no hotels on-site. The closest accommodations are situated in the city centre, among them:
Hotel Duinekeuntje (0.9 km/0.6 miles)
Sable d'O (1.2 km/0.7 miles)
Het Riet (1.4 km/0.9 miles)
Charmehotel ' T Kruishof/LuXus (1.4 km/0.9 miles)
Ibis Budget Oostende Airport (1.4 km/0.9 miles)
The airport has free Wi-Fi access.
Food and Drinks- There are two restaurants and a coffee shop inside the terminal.
Baggage- For enquiries about items lost inside the public area, contact the security department, on the ground floor (Tel +32 5955 1510).
Other Services- Baby changing facilities.
Bus - De Lijn (Tel +32 7022 0200) operates line 6, departing every 10 minutes 5:10 am to 10:50 pm from in front of the terminal to Ostend railway station. Travel time is 15 minutes and the fare is €3.00. More information
Prestige Luchthavenvervoer (Tel +32 473 536 863) offers private or shared transfers to different destinations in the region.
Taxi - Taxibond (Tel +32 5970 2727) provides vehicles outside the terminal. The trip to downtown Ostend takes around 10 minutes, while to Bruges it takes 40 min.
There are three parking lots inside the enclosure, open 24 hours a day and with security cameras. The payment station is found at the entrance of P1. More information: Tel +32 5951 1769 / 495 272 758. Rates
P1 - For short stays, in front of the passenger terminal.
P2 & P3 - Reserved for long-term parking, across from the administrative building.
Wide automatic doors, elevators, adapted toilets and reserved parking spaces. Unaccompanied minors between 5 and 11 years will be supervised by the airline crew.
Latest updates: January 14, 2019