Linz Airport for professional and private pilots
Professionally or privately: Flying is your passion? Then you’re in great company at Linz Airport – or more specifically, at the General Aviation Terminal. Fast processing and uncomplicated handling – private pilots enjoy a comprehensive service at Linz Airport. The team at the General Aviation Center is happy to assist in whichever way they can.
We’re here for you.
General aviation at Linz Airport
A separate service terminal
The General Aviation Center is housed in a separate terminal at Linz Airport. That’s where professional and private pilots can take advantage of a variety of services relating to general aviation. Reserved parking spaces are available opposite the terminal in area K2.
The General Aviation Center at Linz Airport offers the following services for private pilots:
- passport and customs border control checkpoints
- cleaning and refuelling of aircraft
- comprehensive customer support regarding private and business charter flights
- sale of flight logbooks
- information on airport charges as well as billing and collection of fees
- booking of taxis, rental cars and hotel reservations
How may we assist you? We’re looking forward to your enquiry!
Convenient: our online contact form for GAC enquiries. Just enter the registration number, the type of aircraft, the operator, the time of arrival and departure as well as your individual message. The team of the General Aviation Center will get back to you shortly.Online Contact form
Interesting facts at a glance
Information for pilots
Information sheet for professional and hobby pilots
Location coordinates, operating hours, requesting permission for landing and other important contacts: On the following information sheet, you’ll find everything pilots need to know listed in a handy overview.
Tip: If you would like to submit your flight plan data, obtain comprehensive briefing for your flight or have a look at the aviation weather report, you should check out the home briefing site of Austro Control.
Please note the actual Notams LOVV/LOWL, as the airport operating hours may differ!
Due to Covid-19, we currently have changed counter opening hours at the General Aviation Center:
Mo - Fr 05:00 am – 11:00 pm local time
Sa 07:30 am – 06:00 pm local time
Su 07:30 am – 11:00 pm local time
Please send hangar requests outside counter opening hours by e-mail email@example.com .Download Information Sheet
The special online portal of Linz Airport
Austrian Air Transport Levy
Every aircraft operator must pay an Air Transport Levy for all passengers departing from Austria to the Tax Office for Fees, Transaction Taxes and Gambling – providing no exemption applies. The legal basis of this levy is the Austrian “Budgetbegleitgesetz” (ancillary budget act) of 2011, most recently amended by the “Abgabenänderungsgesetz” (act modifying taxes) of 2011. Linz Airport has made an Online portal available for the purpose of submitting all relevant data.
For more information on the Air Transport Levy, please visit the website of the Federal Ministry of Finance.
Easy and convenient calculation
Click to get an overview of the charges!
You would like to find out beforehand which airport charges apply at Linz Airport? That’s easy with our convenient calculator. Enter your data, let the calculator do all the work for you and receive information on the charges to expect.
Important: All information is subject to change. No responsibility is taken for the correctness of this information. For a formally binding offer, please contact us directly.
Charges calculator for General Aviation
Flying and learning to fly
Flying clubs and flight schools at Linz Airport
You’re dreaming of becoming a private pilot? AirSport Linz helps you make this dream come true. Under the brand name of Airsport Linz, local flying clubs and flight schools (Bussard, Fly Linz, Wings of Linz) are united offering comprehensive information regarding becoming a pilot – from aptitude tests to the final flying test. At the flying clubs, like-minded aviation enthusiasts can exchange tips, tricks and news. Events and guided tours, photos and videos: With Airsport Linz, you can immerse yourself in the fascinating world of aviation.
By the way: How about gathering some first-hand experiences behind the yoke during a trial flight?
Learning to fly at Linz Airport
Additional to our flight clubs there are further flight schools at Linz Airport, where you can take private pilot training. Here is the list you can choose from.
Become a helicopter pilot
Sightseeing flights and learning to fly with a helicopter
A special kind of flying experience
Whether it's a sightseeing flight or a trial flight with the helicopter, at Linz Airport you have the choice. And if you like it, why not get your helicopter pilot's licence right away?
Flights on demand
Private & business flights
Travelling flexible and uncomplicated
You want to charter an airplane to get to your destination quick and uncomplicated or you want your goods shipped directly? Select from our providers for private & business flights!
Do you need a technician for maintenance and repair work on aircraft up to a MTOW of 5.7 tons? Contact our experts for aircraft servicing at Linz Airport.
Aircraft refuelling services
Are you looking for an aircraft refuelling service at Linz Airport? Skytanking Austria offers two fuel depots: One for jet A-1 kerosene holding 700,000 litres and one for avgas 100 LL (aviation spirit for piston engines) holding 50,000 litres.