Frequently asked questions about Lelystad airport.
Questions and answers Lelystad Airport
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Can I do an internship or complete a graduation project at Lelystad Airport?
Yes, you certainly can. Please check out our current job openings. Do not forget to check the business directory too. In fact, there are plenty of companies located on the airport grounds.
Can I get a tour or presentation at Lelystad Airport?
This is not possible at the moment. We look forward to the time when we can officially open for commercial flights and welcome you as a traveller to our beautiful airport.
What type of aircraft is flying at Lelystad Airport?
Our runways, taxiways, and aircraft stand are suitable for small pilottraining aircraft, business jets, and passenger aircraft like Boeing 737 and Airbus A320. The maximum wingspan at the airport is 36 meters (code letter C).
Will there be cargo flights at Lelystad Airport?
No, there will be no cargo flights to and from Lelystad Airport. It is simply not possible. Our runway is too short for the type of aircraft used for cargo traffic. In addition, the runway and taxiways are too narrow and the aircraft stands are too small. There are also no facilities at Lelystad Airport to handle cargo traffic. These include storage sheds, customs and clearance facilities.
Will there be night flights at Lelystad Airport?
There will be no flights during the night at Lelystad Airport.
How do I travel to and from Lelystad Airport once the airport is open to holiday travellers?
Lelystad Airport is centrally located in the Netherlands. Our airport is quick and easy to reach by road and public transport. From the A6 motorway you can drive straight to the airport via the Anthony Fokkerweg.
Flevoland province and Lelystad municipality are working on a rapid bus connection. Transport company Arriva will deploy the Airport Express bus as soon as the airport opens for holiday travellers. This rapid bus connection will take holiday travellers directly from the airport to NS station Lelystad Centrum and vice versa in just under 15 minutes.
To which destinations can you fly from Lelystad Airport once the airport opens to holiday travellers?
This is not certain at the moment. As soon as there is more information on this, we will let you know via this website and via our social media channels.
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