Billund Airport Reviews
What do we actually know about Denmark? The Danish nationals being outspoken and punctual? The country with the oldest state flag in the world still in use by an independent nation (1219)? Or, more commonly being visited and known due to Legoland Billund, Tivoli Gardens, and the Little Mermaid.? Sure, Denmark has a lot to offer when it comes to tourism, but the question is how do they handle the number of passengers coming in and out of their country?
Having said that, transportation means had been essential not only to Denmark, but around the world. With the the Danish country’s top destinations, let us find out one of the airports in Denmark. In this review, let’s talk about Billund Airport (BLL).
As the key international airport of Denmark, passenger volume sure is a big thing in BLL. But, they don’t even fret about this since Billund Airport has several airport facilities throughout the airport. Everyone will eventually start with an information desk and tourist information counter which are located in the terminal building. There are plenty of restrooms located around the airport, but showers are unfortunately not available.
To stay connected, free WiFi is available at BLL. Travellers just have to connect to the “FREEinternetBLL” network. Though, the bandwidth or usage download is a maximum of 1 Mbit/s per client. Public telephones are also available within the terminal.
There is a café, sandwich bar, fast food diner, and a bar within the terminal. Any food bought from these outlets can be taken on to the flight. Please be informed there are no 24-hour food concessions.
Duty free is available for non-EU departures. Within the terminal, there is also a Lego shop (selling a special Billund Airport Lego Architecture kit not available for purchase anywhere else), a general kiosk, a fashion outlet, and a shop selling Danish household goods and jewellery.
ATM machines are located to the left of the exit in the Arrivals Hall, the same with currency exchange where it is possible to change up to €100 at the Square Café & Kiosk.
For a sense of direction by driving, from the centre of Billund, follow Nordmarksvej north past Legoland before turning right onto Båstlundvej. The airport will be directly at your right hand side. But, if you prefer taking public transportation, numerous bus services stop at the airport, running from destinations all over western Denmark. And, cabs are also readily available immediately outside the airport.
Location – Traffic – Service
Billund Airport is situated 2km (1.2 miles) northeast of central Billund and serves as a hub for Sun-Air of Scandinavia. The international airport has 2 terminals and a runway that handles an average of more than two million passengers a year, and millions of pounds of cargo. Statistics show that in 2015, Billund Airport had successfully accommodated almost 3 million passengers.
Billund Airport Reviews and News
Judging through several Billund Airport reviews online, the ones being posted on Skytrax are pretty much outdated back to 2013. We actually tried looking for Billund Airport reviews in 2016 and we stumble upon Yelp. The Danish airport got an overall score of 4/5 from 5 Billund Airport reviews.
One customer even said:
“This airport has been my home airport for a long time. This is the airports that I have flown in/out from most – and I generally enjoy Billund Airport.
The terminal is bright, airy and very enjoyable. The ground staff is, for the most part, very smily – and there are always a homely feeling to the service. You feel like a friend to them rather than a customer, in a good way of course.”
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- Airport Code: BLL
- Phone Number: + 45 76 50 50 50
- Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Website URL: http://www.billund-airport.com/
- Address: Passagerterminalen 10, 7190 Billund, Denmark
Billund Airport focuses on growth so that they can maintain and develop their position as Western Denmark’s international airport. If you’re going to ask me how I found out about Billund Airport, it was actually through a friend, and I am really not surprised to find out that BLL is part of the World’s Top 100 Airports, being on the 79th rank.
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