Ostend-Bruges International Airport also known as Ostend Airport. This airport is located in Ostend, Belgium. From the airport to the city centre of Bruges is 25 km. The airport has just 1 terminal. Ostend-Bruges International airport is the 3rd airport in Belgium based on passenger number. The airport is operated by Egis Group from France. Tour operators mainly organise charter and holiday flights, also used for private business flights. At the airport there is a bus stop, where you can take a bus “line 6” from and get the city centre of Ostend. From the airport to the city centre of Ostend is 5.5 km and if you want to get Bruges you can take a train. For that you can take a bus and go to the train station of Ostend where you can go Bruges from.
History and development over the years
During WWII, the Luftwaffe moved the airfield of Ostend-Stene to Middelkerke and the airport played an important role in the air battle with Britain. In 1992 the airport was returned its former place. From 2015 Jetairfly began service to a number of new destinations from Ostend. Now these services are operated under the new name of TUI fly Belgium.
Entertainment at Ostend-Bruges Airport
Free unlimited WiFi is available at Ostend-Bruges Airport. You must supply an email address to register for the service. you can find food & drinks from Belair restaurant which is opened from 9:00 AM till 10:00 PM.
Private transfer to and from Ostend-Bruges Airport
If your arrival / departure flight is from Ostend-Bruges, probably your place of residence in Bruges. So we offer you to book your private transfer to and from Ostend-Bruges Airport by Taxi.Transfers.Me. We will provide you our high quality service with professional driver and comfortable car. Just please book your transfer in advance to keep availability to serve you.
Shared transfer to and from Ostend-Bruges Airport
Shared transfers are spread in Europe. By this option you can save money for your next trip at the same time have a smooth and safe transfer. Our partners in Ostend, Bruges are chosen very carefully, all of them have a big experience to drive car.
Ostend-Bruges Airport Car Hire / Car Rental
There are many people who prefer to hire a car and discover the area by themselves. For that you need to go car rental branch and take your car. At the Ostend-Bruges Airport there is just one car rental company: Avis. You can choose your preferable type of car.
Ostend-Bruges Airport Taxis
In front of the airport there are many taxis, which are gladly serve you. The price from Ostend-Bruges Airport to Ostend is about EUR 10-15 and to Bruges is about EUR 70.
Ostend-Bruges Airport Contact Information
Official Airport Code: OST
Address: Nieuwpoortsesteenweg 889, 8400 Oostende, Belgium
Tel: +32 59 55 12 11
Official Website: www.luchthaven-oostendebrugge.com