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Olbia - Costa Smeralda Airport

  • PAX: 2,218,000
  • IATA: OLB
  • ICAO: LIEO

About The Airport

Olbia Costa Smeralda Airport is Sardinia’s gateway  for the international passengers.

During the last years the traffic has experienced an impressive growth (+7% CAGR in the last 7 years), reaching 2.541.516 million passengers in 2016 (+14%), 172.460 of which originated from/to international routes with a significant growth of 21% compared to the previous year.

In 2016, Olbia Airport has been the airport experiencing the highest growth in Italy amongst the airport with more than 1 million passengers.

Olbia Costa Smeralda airport during the  Summer 2017 has a network of:

  • 18 Countries
  • 90 Destinations
  • 40 Airlines

Main facts:

  • 27 New routes opened in the last two years
  • 14% Passengers growth in the medium and shoulder season
  • The highest percentage increase in passengers among Italian airports in 2016.
  • 3 new yearly international routes starting from Winter 2017/18
  • Highly commended airport by ACI EUROPE Airport Business during The 13th Annual Best Airport Awards in Paris.

Facts and Figures

  • List of Top 5 Airlines: Meridiana, easyJet, Eurowings, Air Berlin, Volotea
  • Number of Serving Airlines: 40
  • Number of Direct Destinations: 90
  • Number of Terminals: 2
  • Number of Runways: 1
  • Length of Main Runway (m): 2.445
  • Passenger Numbers (mppa): 2.541.516
  • Cargo Tonnes (p.a.): 172
  • Ownership: 80% private (Alisarda S.p.A. and Costa Smeralda Consortium), 20% public (Chamber of Commerce o Sassari, Nuoro, Sardinian Region)
  • Operational Opening Hours: 24 h
  • Total Catchment Population: 800.000