Zürich Airport

Coordinates: 47°27′53″N 008°32′57″E / 47.46472°N 8.54917°E / 47.46472; 8.54917
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Zürich Airport

Flughafen Zürich
Airport typePublic
OwnerFlughafen Zürich AG
ServesZürich, Switzerland
LocationKloten, Rümlang, Oberglatt, Winkel and Opfikon
Hub for
Focus city for
Elevation AMSL1,416 ft / 432 m
Coordinates47°27′53″N 008°32′57″E / 47.46472°N 8.54917°E / 47.46472; 8.54917
Direction Length Surface
ft m
10/28 8,202 2,500 Concrete
14/32 10,827 3,300 Concrete
16/34 12,139 3,700 Concrete
Statistics (2016)
Passengers change 15–16Increase5.3%[1]
Aircraft movements269,160[1]
Movements change 15–16Increase1.5%[1]

Zürich Airport (German: Flughafen Zürich, IATA: ZRH, ICAO: LSZH), is an international airport serving Zürich. It is the largest hub of Swiss International Air Lines. It is 13 kilometres (8 mi) north of central Zürich, in the municipalities of Kloten, Oberglatt, Rümlang, Winkel and Opfikon, all of which are within the canton of Zurich. It was opened in 1948. It is also known as Kloten Airport.

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "More than 27 million passengers for the first time". Routes Online. 17 January 2017. Archived from the original on 1 March 2017. Retrieved 1 March 2017.

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