Arrival & Departure

How long before departure should I arrive at the airport?

Check-in desks open two hours prior to departures. Each airline determines its own closure time which varies from 30 to 45 minutes before departure. For specific information please refer to the airline's website. We advise passengers to get to check-in well in advance of closing time in case there are queues. 

 

How long in advance should I check-in for a flight?

Check-in desks open two hours prior to departures. Each airline determines its own closure time which varies from 30 to 45 minutes before departure. For specific information please refer to the airline's website. We advise passengers to get to check-in well in advance of closing time in case there are queues.

Picking up passengers

After the plane has landed it takes approximately 15 to 30 minutes for passengers to leave the plane, pick up baggage and exit. It could take less or more time depending on how full the plane is.

Checking the flight status

Live arrival and departure times can be found on the Groningen Eelde Airport homepage

Is it possible to alight from the plane at a stopover (en route) airport?

For security reasons it is not possible to leave the plane at a stopover airport. Passengers may only alight at the airport stated on their ticket.