Liege Airport (LGG)

Located in the heart of the Golden Triangle, Liege Airport (LGG) is one of the busiest passenger airports in the country despite being a facility mainly used for cargo operations. It is regarded as the largest cargo airport in Belgium with a hub for ASL Airlines Belgium and other airlines. 

GeneraI Information about Liege Airport

The following table is an overview of LGG Airport indicated below:

AirportLiège Airport
Airport TypePublic
OwnerWalloon government & private investors
OperatorLiege Airport s.a.
Built In (Year)October 17, 1931
ServesLiège, Belgium
Hubs forASL Airlines Belgium,
CAL Cargo Air Lines,
CMA CGM Air Cargo,
El Al Cargo,
Ethiopian Cargo,
FedEx Express,
Qatar Airways Cargo
Liège Airport CodeLGG
Liège Airport TerminalsTwo Terminals:Terminal 1 and Cargo Terminal
LGG Airport Runway2
LGG Airport Coordinates50°38′11″N 005°26′34″E
Liège Airport AddressRue de l’Aéroport, 4460 Grâce-Hollogne, Belgium
Contact Number32 4 234 84 11
Elevation659 ft / 201 m

Liège Airport Code

Liège Airport code is LGG. This airport derives its IATA code (LGG) from Liege province in Belgium where it is based. Its elevation above sea level is 201 meters. 


Liège Airport Map

The Liège Airport location map is a useful tool for finding your way around the airport, and for planning your journey.

Liege Airport Terminals

Liege Airport is the largest airport in Belgium. It has two terminals: Terminal 1 is for passenger traffic, and Terminal 2 is for cargo traffic.

Liege Airport 1

Terminal 1 is a relatively small terminal, but it has been recently renovated and expanded. Terminal 1 has a capacity of 1.5 million passengers per year. The terminal features a bright and airy design, with plenty of natural light. It also has a number of amenities for passengers, including a food court, duty-free shopping, and a business lounge.

Liege Airport 2

Terminal 2 is much larger than Terminal 1. It has a capacity of 10 million tons of cargo per year. The terminal is home to a number of cargo handling companies, as well as a variety of logistics and freight forwarding companies. Terminal 2 is also home to the Liège Airport Cargo Village, which is a dedicated area for cargo companies.

Liege Airport (LGG) Runways

Liege Airport (LGG) is serviced by two world-class runways:

04R-22L12,106 ft148 ftAsphaltYes
04L-22R7,677 ft148 ftAsphaltYes

These runways handle 871,000 tonnes of cargo annually. 

Nearest Airports to Liege Airport (LGG)

Some of the closest airports to LGG Airport are:

Major Airlines Operating from Liege Airport (LGG)

The following airlines operate from Liege Airport:

  • TUI fly Belgium 
  • AirBridge Cargo
  • Air China Cargo
  • Astral Aviation
  • CAL Cargo Air Lines
  • Ethiopian Cargo

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