GIRONA AIRPORT (GRO)

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Girona Airport or Girona-Costa Brava Airport (IATA: GRO, ICAO: LEGE) is the second most important airport in the Barcelona area. It is located next to the town of Vilobí d’Onyar, just 13 kilometers away from Girona city center. Barcelona city is located 92 kilometers south, and for its proximity GRO airport is considered an alternative airport to Barcelona-El Prat. Some Airlines identify this airport as "Barcelona Girona Airport" or "Barcelona GRO". From the airport there is a good connection to the South of France and with the Pyrenees.

Girona Airport (GRO)

 

Present & Future

There is a plan to redefine Girona Airport as the fourth runway of Barcelona Airport, which will consist in the integration as a satellite terminal, by 2026. The project will include T1 south to be redesigned, a new inbound railway between T1 and downtown Barcelona, and regarding Girona Airport, an expansion of the main terminal (60,000 sq m), runway (52,000 sq m), and a new AVE station to connect Girona Airport with Barcelona Airport.

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Passengers

The airport handled 1.9 million passengers in 2017. The airport is managed by Aena.

 

Ryanair

Ryanair has brought a large number of visitors to the airport since the 2000s.

 

History

Inaugurated in 1965, GRO Airport used to have a low passenger numbers every year, just an average of 275,000 had been registered every year until the Irish airline Ryanair began flying here.

From 2002 to 2008 the number of passengers increased ten times over, but decreased after 2012. Currently the airport serves about two million passengers annually.

 

Destinations

The airport has connections with ten different destinations: Bratislava, Cagliari, Hahn, Krakow, Eindhoven, Karlsruhe/Baden-Baden, Oradea, Pisa, Rabat, Moscow.

 

Transport

Girona Airport is served by the means of transport attached below:

Bus: Girona Airport is connected by bus to not only Barcelona and Barcelona Airport, also to Girona city centre, Costa Brava, Lleida, Andorra and France.

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Taxi: Get within 20 minutes to Girona city centre. Taxis at Girona Airport are metered and ready to pick you up anytime.

The fare to transfer to Barcelona is about € 127.00 and to Barcelona Airport is € 150.00.

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Train: Girona Airport isn't connected to the Spanish railway system (RENFE). In order to use any of the available rail services, first you'll need to transfer to Girona Railway Station, which is located at downtown Girona (13 km).

Girona Railway Station provides frequent services to Barcelona and France.

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Terminal

Girona Airport has a main Terminal with two levels: Ground Floor and First Floor. The Airport operates with both domestic and international flights, mainly by low-cost airlines, charter companies and seasonal flights.

- Ground floor: Arrivals and check-in counters.

- First floor: Departures.

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Services

Girona airport has the following services, among others:

- ATMs
- VAT refund
- Wi-Fi
- Conference Rooms
- Tour operators
- Information Point
- Assistance for passengers with special needs
- Parking
- Shops and Vending Machines
- Bars and Restaurants
- Smoking Area
- Police station
- Lost luggage

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Girona Airport to Barcelona

The city of Girona is located 92 km northeast of Barcelona.

Find the best way to transfer safe and sound to Barcelona from Girona Airport.

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Girona Airport in numbers

- The second most important airport in the Barcelona region (Spain)
- Located 13 km away from Girona city centre
- Located 92 km northeast of Barcelona

- it handled 1.9 million passengers in 2017
- Operates with fourteen airlines
- Ten different destinations 

 

Contact Information

Phone: 902.404.704 / (+34) 91.321.10.00
Address: 17185 Vilobi d'Onyar, Girona, Catalunya, SPAIN
Email: gironainfo@aena.es

 

Lost and found

Phone: +34 972 186 787
Email: gro.seguretat@aena.es
For items lost on aircraft, please contact the airline concerned. 

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