Logroño-Agoncillo Airport (RJL/LERJ)


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Located in the famous wine region La Rioja, Logroño's wines also take centre stage in the annual 'Batalla del Vino' in Haro in June, and the 'Batalla del Clarete' in San Asensio in July, where some 10,000 (dressed initially in white) engage in combat using 50,000 litres of red wine.

With ski resorts just 75km away – and many festivals and events throughout the year – Logroño airport caters for both summer and winter tourism. The city's congress centre 'Riojaforum' also attracts some 100,000 to its nearly 200 events each year.

Other major reasons to serve this airport

  • Logroño has an important cultural, gastronomic and heritage offer.
  • It is also one of the most important wine producing regions in Spain: La Rioja.
  • La Rioja province has a population of more than 300,000 inhabitants.

With a growing population catchment, the airport is keen on strengthening its domestic route network first and foremost.

Marketing and other support

INCENTIVES ARE AVAILABLE IN THE SPANISH AIRPORTS 
See the incentive scheme Aena offers airlines in 2016 and discover which suits your type of operation best:
  • For increasing number of passengers on a route;
  • Seasonality;
  • Off-peak days;
  • Connecting flights;
  • Freight: is exempted of cargo charge from the 5 July 2014;
  • Note: A 1.9% reduction in all the airport charges will be effective on 1st March 2016.

The conditions of the Aena Incentive scheme and PR support are according to the wording included in the legislation in force. For more information please visit: http://www.aena.es/en/airlines/incentives.html

MARKETING SUPPORT

Aena collaborates on an ongoing basis with airlines on aspects such as organising events relating to first flights, advertising in media belonging to Aena, press releases, publicity on social networks, information to travel agencies associations, temporary discounts on parking, VIP lounges, shops and F&B, etc. All of this is geared towards achieving greater visibility and publicity for the launch of new routes or new bases.

For more information please visit: http://www.aena.es/en/airlines/promotional-marketing.html

Potential cooperation from the Spanish Tourism Board (Tourspain): infosmile@tourspain.es

Market information: statistics and market analysis on request at airlinebox@aena.es

The map shows the population within a two-hour drive from Logroño Airport (the green square) and the nearest airports in the area. Culture abounds – but for those in search of leisurely family fun the El barranco perdido adventure park caters for fans of dinosaurs and the Paloezoic with many events, sports and educational programmes.

Catchment Area

  • 30-minute catchment: 212,294.
  • 60-minute catchment: 562,460.
  • 120-minute catchment: 4,382,384.

With the Way of St James passing through Logroño and a dominant wine industry, the city's commerce has flourished and attracted several additional sectors. Dialnet, Spain's free virtual database of scientific works, was founded at the city's university.

Under-served freight opportunities and other economic impact factors

The airport provides vital access to the region.

Geography

  • The airport is located east of Logroño, in the municipality of Agoncillo.

Road access

  • Access to Logroño-Agoncillo Airport is via the N-232 Logroño-Zaragoza road. It takes an estimated 10 minutes to travel from Logroño to the airport. A link road has been built from the N-232.

Infrastructure & Operations

Logrono airport

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Vital Statistics

2015 figures

  • Passengers (commercial): 11,565 domestic passengers; 1,429 international passengers.
  • Air Transport Movements: 87% scheduled flights; 13% charter flights.
  • Largest carriers: Air Nostrum.

Financials