Airport Facts

Information Fact
Airport Code NCL

Seven local authorities (51%)
AMP Capital (49%)

Chief Executive Nick Jones
Location Six miles northwest of Newcastle city centre
Terminals 1
Runway(s) 1 (Category III ILS)
Runway length 2,329 metres
Fire cover

Category 8

Aircraft stands

Passenger apron: 26 / Freight apron: 3

Passenger Figures 5.4m (2017)
Destinations 80 (direct)
Scheduled Airlines Aer Lingus, Air France, British Airways, Eastern Airways, easyJet, Emirates, Eurowings, Flybe,, KLM, Loganair, Lufthansa, Ryanair, TUI
Longhaul scheduled routes Dubai (Emirates)
Executive lounges 2 (British Airways, Aspire Lounge)
Hotels 1
Economic impact

Newcastle International Airport is the largest airport in the North East. It is a jobs generator, supporting 3,500 jobs on site and a further 18,300 across the region.

The airport serves a catchment area of the North East, South Scotland, Cumbria, and North Yorkshire and contributes £1.16 billion into the regional economy every year.