EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg

airport in France near the Swiss and German borders

EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg (IATA: MLH, BSL, EAP, ICAO: LFSB)[note 1][1] is an international airport 3.5 km (2.2 mi) northwest of the city of Basel, Switzerland, 20 km (12 mi) southeast of Mulhouse in France, and 46 km (29 mi) south-southwest of Freiburg im Breisgau in Germany. It is in France in Saint-Louis near the Swiss and German borders. The airport is an hub for easyJet Switzerland with mainly flights to European metropolitan and leisure destinations. In 2018, the airport had 8,578,064 passengers.

Basel Mulhouse Freiburg

Aéroport de Bâle-Mulhouse

Flughafen Basel-Mülhausen
Airport typeInternational
OwnerFrance and Swiss canton of Basel-City
OperatorL'administration de l’Aéroport de Bâle-Mulhouse
ServesBasel, Switzerland
Mulhouse, France
Freiburg, Germany
LocationSaint-Louis, France
Hub foreasyJet Switzerland
Elevation AMSL885 ft / 270 m
Coordinates47°35′24″N 007°31′45″E / 47.59000°N 7.52917°E / 47.59000; 7.52917
BSL/MLH/EAP is located in Alsace
Location of airport in Alsace region
Location of Alsace region in France
Direction Length Surface
m ft
15/33 3,900 12,795 Concrete
08/26 1,820 5,971 Concrete
Statistics (2016)
Freight (tons)101,050
Aircraft movements95,542
Sources: French AIP,[2] airport's annual report[3] and French AIP at EUROCONTROL[4]

Notes change

  1. IATA airport 3-letter codes for the French area, the Swiss area, and the metropolitan area

References change

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Airline and Airport Code Search: 3-letter airport code". Quebec, Canada: International Air Transport Association (IATA). Retrieved 2014-11-06. Search for location
  2. LFSB – BÂLE-MULHOUSE. AIP from French Service d'information aéronautique, effective 18 April 2024.
  3. "Annual Report 2013 (2/3): Key Figures" (annual report) (in French, German, and English). l’Aéroport de Bâle-Mulhouse. 21 May 2014. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2021-01-22. Retrieved 2014-11-06.
  4. EAD Basic Archived 23 August 2014 at the Wayback Machine

Other websites change

  Media related to Bâle-Mulhouse Airport at Wikimedia Commons