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Airport Åre Östersund (Sweden)

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Åre Östersund Airport
Airport typePublic
ServesÖstersund & Åre
LocationFrösön, Sweden
Elevation AMSL1,233 ft / 376 m
Coordinates63°1139N 14°3007E / 63.19417°N 14.50194°E / 63.19417; 14.50194Coordinates: 63°1139N 14°3007E / 63.19417°N 14.50194°E / 63.19417; 14.50194
Location of airport in Jämtland
Direction Length Surface
ft m
12/30 8,202 2,500 Asphalt
4,034 1,230 Asphalt
Statistics (2015)
Passengers total465,196
International passengers20,696
Domestic passengers444,500
Landings total5,208
Statistics: Swedavia[1]

Åre Östersund Airport (IATA: OSD, ICAO: ESNZ), previously known as ÖstersundFrösön Airport is located about 11 km west of Östersund, Sweden and 94 km east of Åre, Sweden. The airport opened in 1958.

Åre Östersund airport is an international airport and served 465,196 passengers in 2015.[1]

Airlines and destinations

Air Europa Seasonal charter: Palma de Mallorca[2]
Direktflyg Umeå
BRA Braathens Regional Airlines StockholmBromma
Seasonal: Gothenburg, Malmö[3]
easyJet Seasonal: Berlin-Tegel (begins 15 December 2019),[4] Copenhagen,[5][6] LondonGatwick[7][8]
Freebird Airlines Seasonal charter: Antalya[2]
Jet Time Seasonal charter: Gran Canaria[2]
Scandinavian Airlines StockholmArlanda


Busiest routes to and from Åre Östersund Airport (2018)[9]
Rank Airport Passengers handled % change
1  Sweden, Stockholm-Arlanda, Stockholm-Bromma 466,069 5.1
2  United Kingdom, London-Gatwick 7,619 42.7
3  Spain, Gran Canaria 6,790 168.2
4  Sweden, Umeå 5,721 10.0
5  Spain, Palma de Mallorca 4,546 5.1
Countries with most handled passengers to/from Åre Östersund Airport (2018)
Rank Country Passengers Change
1  Spain 11,336 49.9%
2  United Kingdom 8,094 50.8%
3  Greece 4,200 33.6%
4  Denmark 3,291 482.5%
5  Croatia 2,670 5.9%

Ground transportation


Airport Coaches (Stadsbussarna) departs from the airport to down town Östersund. In the winter, Åre Flygtransfer departs in connection with every SAS and BRA flight, to and from Åre.

Incidents and accidents

  • On 9 September 2007 an MD83 took off for a charter flight bound for Antalya, Turkey. The plane was overloaded and left the runway very late and touched the landing light equipment that was placed outside the runway. It continued to Antalya where it landed normally.[10]

See also


  1. ^ a b "Statistics". Swedavia. Retrieved 6 April 2016.
  2. ^ a b c "Only Flight". tui.se.
  3. ^ "Flygtorget » Flygnyheter » Notiser » BRA fortsätter flyga till Åre Östersund från södra Sverige". flygtorget.se. BRA.
  4. ^ New direct route to Åre Östersund from Berlin with easyJet this winter
  5. ^ http://www.svenskaflygbolag.com/
  6. ^ https://www.swedavia.com/ostersund/news/flyg-direkt-till-kopenhamn-med-easyjet/
  7. ^ "easyJet announces new ski route to Sweden from London Gatwick (> Media > News)". Easyjet. 18 August 2016. Retrieved 21 August 2016.
  8. ^ 2016, UBM (UK) Ltd. "easyJet adds London Gatwick Östersund service from Dec 2016". routesonline. Retrieved 25 August 2016.
  9. ^ "Statistik". Retrieved 2019-04-16.
  10. ^ Statens haverikommission Rapport RL 2009:14 Archived 2010-08-23 at the Wayback Machine

External links

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