About The Airport
ST.PETERSBURG WEST AIRPORT
Lappeenranta International Airport (IATA: LPP, ICAO: EFLP) is a low cost airport located only 190 kms (2 hrs) from St. Petersburg city center next to the border of Russia and Finland.
As Airport is located in Finland (EU open skies area), starting new routes is effortless, in particular for EU registered airlines.
GATEWAY TO FINNISH LAKELAND
Lappeenranta Airport is also located in the heart of best Finnish Lake area - offering easy and quick access straight to 4th biggest Lake area in Europe. Fresh air, pure lakes and unique nature are tempting more and more tourists to Finnish Lakeland every year. Tourism development in the Lakeland area is one of airports main goal.
Distance to Helsinki is 200 kms.
Distance to Lappeenranta city center is only 2 kms.
Facts and Figures
- List of Top 5 Airlines: Ryanair
- Number of Terminals: 1
- Number of Runways: 1
- Length of Main Runway (m): 2,500m long, 60m wide
- Passenger Numbers (mppa): 35,792
- Total Catchment Population: 8 million people
- Urban Population: 73 000