Aéroport de Lille
(Advanced Landing Ground B-51)
|Operator||Socièté de gestion de l'aéroport de la région de Lille (SOGAREL)|
|Elevation AMSL||157 ft / 48 m|
Nord-Pas-de-Calais region in France
Lille Airport (French: Aéroport de Lille) (IATA: LIL, ICAO: LFQQ) is an airport located in Lesquin, 7 km (4 mi) south-southeast of Lille, a city in northern France. It is also known as Lille-Lesquin Airport or Lesquin Airport. Lille is the principal city of the Lille Métropole, the capital of the Nord-Pas de Calais region and the prefecture of the Nord department.
The airport is 15 minutes from the city centre of Lille. It is the 12th busiest French airport in number of passengers: around 970,000 passengers in 2001 and 1,397,637 passengers in 2012. In terms of cargo, it ranks fourth, with almost 38,000 tonnes passing through each year.
The following airlines operate regular scheduled and charter flights to and from Lille:
|Aegean Airlines||Seasonal: Athens|
|Air Algérie||Algiers, Constantine, Oran|
|Air France|| Bordeaux, Brest, Lyon, Marseille, Nantes, Nice, Pau, Strasbourg, Toulouse|
|easyJet|| Bordeaux, Faro, Geneva, Nantes,Naples, Nice, Toulouse |
|Ryanair|| Bordeaux, Toulouse |
|Smartwings||Seasonal: Faro,Heraklion,Palma de Mallorca, Rhodes, Tenerife-South,Varna|
|Seasonal: Agadir, Athens, Béjaïa, Casablanca, Corfu (begins 4 May 2021),Djerba, Faro (begins 15 May 2021),Heraklion, Kos (begins 24 April 2021),Málaga, Marrakesh, Nador, Oujda (begins 16 January 2021),Palma de Mallorca, Rhodes, Tenerife-South, Tlemcen|
|Twin Jet||Brest, Strasbourg|
|Volotea||Seasonal: Ajaccio, Bastia, Biarritz,Figari, Montpellier, Perpignan|
There is a shuttle bus between the Airport and Lille Flanders railway station.
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