The airport terminal was originally built in the early sixties, and recently underwent extensive renovations in the early nineties. The newest addition to the facility is a new arrivals hall that was finished in 2007. The terminal has two floors with check-in counters, baggage entry and customs all located on the first floor, and business lounges, dining area and a main waiting hall located on the second floor. Shops inside the facility offer a wide selection of international brands, as well as exclusive Icelandic products.
Any questions that should arise during your time spent traveling through EGS should be directed to staff members working at one of the airport's information desks. These individuals will be able to provide you with specific facility information, as well as basic travel related info you may need.
In addition to car rentals, Auto Europe can now arrange hotel accommodations in Egilsstadir and surrounding cities at discounted rates. Hotels near EGS include the Icelandair Hotel Herad, Midgardur Apartments, Hotel Edda Egilsstadir and Hotel Eyvindara.
|Egilsstadir International Airport
Egilsstadir International Airport
Sunnudalsvegur, Egilsstadir, 701
IATA Code: EGS
ICAO Code: BIEG
General Information: Egilsstaðir Airport is a single-runway international airport in Egilsstaðir, Iceland. The main carrier is Air Iceland with flights to Reykjavík. The airport has several car rental options available, such as Europcar and Sixt. Egilsstaðir also handles the occasional WOW air flight, operated by an A320.