Ålesund Airport

Ålesund Airport, Vigra (AES)


The airport is located on the island of Vigra, 15 miles (23km) northeast of Alesund.

Getting to the city

The airport bus travels to Alesund city centre throughout the day and the journey takes roughly 25 minutes.


Local time is GMT +1 (GMT +2 between the last Sunday in March and the Saturday before the last Sunday in October).

Car rental

Car hire facilities at Alesund Airport include Avis, Budget, Hertz, Europcar, and Sixt.

Airport Taxis

Ring Taxi and Alesund Taxi operate from the airport, with journeys to the centre of Alesund taking 15-20 minutes.


The airport offers conference facilities, restaurants, several ATMs, a hotel, a lost and found service, a tax-refund desk, duty-free shopping, and disabled facilities.


Alesund Airport has several parking garages, with a total of 1,090 spaces. P2 and P4 are located right next to the terminal and charge higher rates, while P5, P6 and P7 are farther away and are more affordable for long-term parking.




Free wifi is available in two-hour increments.

Ålesund Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.