Originally known as Östersund–Frösön Airport, Åre Östersund Airport is located 11 km from Östersund, 94 km from Åre and 133 km from Vemdalen. The airport is situated a mere 10 minutes distance from the city centre. It is an international airport and handles almost half a million passengers annually. Airlines like Air Europa, easyJet, Freebird Airlines and Scandinavian Airlines operate regularly here and service more than 11 destinations.
Operations at the airport started when it was the country’s air force’s fourth flying corps in 1926. Yet, it opened for regular and civil flights in 1958.
For the ease of passengers, coffee and snacks are readily available in the vendor machines which are located in the arrival hall. Free wifi also is provided to all passengers.
Åre Östersund Airport provides fantastic services to hold business meetings with utmost comfort. Bring together colleagues, partners and customers in a vibrant setting at the numerous conference rooms available. Located in the airport's magnificent international terminal, the Åre conference room can accommodate a large group of up to 25 people. The room is equipped with all conceivable technical equipment needed to hold productive and successful meetings. Alternatively, the Vemdalen conference room is designed like an aircraft control tower with large windows offering a mesmerizing view of Frösön. The largest venue at the airport, which can house up to one hundred people is located in the international hall. The Event Hall is suitable for large events such as trade shows and exhibitions and even large company parties. MIO Airport Lounge is the perfect place for passengers to unwind before their departure. With lovely armchairs where you can enjoy a glass of champagne, the lounge provides a relaxing atmosphere where you can recharge yourself. The lounge is intended for groups up to 8 people and you can also enjoy a quiet meal here. For added comfort of the passengers,Wi-Fi, a big-screen TV, sound system and kitchenette are available. From sleek conference rooms to lounges with a relaxed atmosphere, the airport offers everything one might need.
Åre Östersund Airport offers a civil wedding ceremony and provides customization so that you can celebrate your big moment here and make your day unforgettable.
The size of the terminal area is 5,600 square metres and the length of the landing runway is 2,500 metres. There are almost ten companies at the airport and direct and indirect employment is provided to more than 100 people.