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Kangerlussuaq Airport (SFJ)


Sondrestrom, Greenland

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Elevation: 165ft

UTC: -3 Hours

Kangerlussuaq is a settlement in western Greenland, near the Kangerlussuaq Airport (SFJ). The town is situated at the mouth of the Kangerlussuaq Fjord, which is its main economic activity. It is home to a population of around 500 people and is the largest settlement in the region. The town has a variety of amenities, such as a hospital, a grocery store, a post office, a library, and two schools. It is also home to a large tourism industry, as well as an airport that services both domestic and international flights. The surrounding area is characterized by its vast tundra landscape and is a popular destination for outdoor activities such as hiking, fishing, and hunting.

Airport Directions

To get to Kangerlussuaq Airport (SFJ) by car, you can take the road from Nuuk to Kangerlussuaq, which is around 1000 km and will take around 16 hours. The cost of renting a car is around DKK 600 per day, plus petrol and tolls. To get to Kangerlussuaq Airport (SFJ) by bus, you can take the Air Greenland Bus from Nuuk to Kangerlussuaq, which costs around DKK 600 and will take around 5 hours. To get to Kangerlussuaq Airport (SFJ) by train, you can take the train from Nuuk to Kangerlussuaq, which costs around DKK 700 and will take around 8 hours. To get to Kangerlussuaq Airport (SFJ) by taxi, you can take a taxi from Nuuk to Kangerlussuaq, which costs around DKK 2000 and will take around 8 hours.

Airport Terminals & Airlines

The Kangerlussuaq Airport (SFJ) has two terminals. Terminal A is used by Air Greenland and Air Iceland Connect, while Terminal B is used by Atlantic Airways. Air Greenland offers flights to Copenhagen, Ilulissat, Narssaq, Narsarsuaq, Nuuk, Paamiut, and Qaqortoq. Air Iceland Connect offers flights to Reykjavik and Narsarsuaq. Atlantic Airways offers flights to Copenhagen and Reykjavik.

Airport Address

Kangerlussuaq Airport (SFJ) is located in Kangerlussuaq, Greenland. The address is:Kangerlussuaq AirportPO Box 300Kangerlussuaq, Greenland 3911Telephone: +299 67 11 00Email: info@kangerlussuaq.glOpening hours: The airport is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Airport Lost & Found

The lost and found at Kangerlussuaq Airport (SFJ) is located at the airport terminal and can be contacted by telephone at +299 34 66 00. The opening hours are from 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM local time.

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