ESSV/VBY - VISBY

57 39 46N 018 20.46E

Contacts

Swedavia AB
Visby Airport
SE-621 41 Visby, Sweden 
PH: +46 (0)10 - 109 52 00
FAX: +46 (0)10 - 109 52 45
Email: info@visbyairport.se 

AFS: ESSVZTZX 
Website: www.swedavia.se/visby
                  www.swedavia.net/visby








WELCOME TO
VISBY GOTLAND

WELCOME TO
VISBY AIRPORT

Visby Airport is located only 3,5 kilometres Northeast of Visby,
on the northwest part of the island of Gotland.



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Technical Information

573946N 0182046E 021° GEO 1000 m from THR 03 

164 ft/50 m

+46(0)10 - 109 56 00

Visby TWR
Phone:
+46 (0)498 - 26 31 42

Email address:
ats.visby@lfv.se

CO ATS
?  
Manager ATS Visby
+46 (0)?
Email address:


Postal address:
LFV
Flygtrafikledningen
Visby flygplats
SE-621 41 Visby, Sweden

PH:  +46 (0)498 - 26 31 42, +46 (0)498 - 21 23 49
FAX +46 (0)498 - 27 13 65
ESSVZTZX

VISBY TWR Primary (HO):
120.305 MHz

VISBY TWR Emergency (HO):
121.500 MHz

VISBY CONTROL:
126.155 MHz

SWEDEN CONTROL:
133.705 MHz, 132.480 MHz

VISBY CONTROL:
126.155 MHz

SWEDEN CONTROL:
133.705 MHz, 132.480 MHz

VOR/DME VSB 
D 115.10 MHz

ILS/DME RWY 21 SV CAT I
110.30 MHz

NDB:
351 (KHz) OV (RWY 21)
See AIP for more information

NOTE:
RWY 10/28 non instrument

VFR Entry/Exit point
- KARLO       574322N 0181310E
- LOKRUME 574111N 0183132E
- ENDRE      573602N 0182826E
- TOFTA       573510N 0180950E

Reporting point
- NIL

Mast 4  NM southeast (SE) of the airport
1109 ft MSL

RUNWAYS AND LANDING AIDS

RWY 03
Dimension: Length 2 000 m Width 45 m
SURFACE: Asphalt PCN 50 F/B/X/T 
THR ELEV: 140 ft,
THR COORD: 573915.89N 0182024.75E

DECLARED DISTANCES
TORA: 2000 m
TODA: 2000 m
ASDA: 2000 m
LDA:    2000 m

APPROACH AND RUNWAY LIGHTNING
APCH LGT: Barrette CL, CAT I, 720 m
VASIS: PAPI
LED lights: NIL

RWY 21 
Dimension: Length 2 000 m Width 45 m
SURFACE: Asphalt PCN 50 F/B/X/T
THR ELEV: 136 ft,
THR COORD: 574016.25N 0182107.96E

DECLARED DISTANCES
TORA: 2000 m
TODA: 2000 m
ASDA: 2000 m
LDA:    2000 m

APPROACH AND RUNWAY LIGHTNING
APCH LGT: Barrette CL SALS, 420 m
VASIS: PAPI
LED lights: NIL



RWY 10 
Dimension: Length 1 100 m Width 40 m
SURFACE: GRASS PCN -- -/-/-/- 
THR ELEV: 142 ft,
THR COORD: 573903.56N 0181946.75E

DECLARED DISTANCES
TORA: 1100 m
TODA: 1100 m
ASDA: 1100 m
LDA:    1100 m

APPROACH AND RUNWAY LIGHTNING
APCH LGT: NIL 
VASIS: NIL  
LED lights: NIL

RWY 28 
Dimension: Length 1 100 m Width 40 m
SURFACE: GRASS PCN -- -/-/-/-
THR ELEV: 164 ft,
THR COORD: 573856.53N 0182051.80E

DECLARED DISTANCES
TORA: 1100 m
TODA: 1100 m
ASDA: 1100 m
LDA:    1100 m  

APPROACH AND RUNWAY LIGHTNING
APCH LGT: NIL  
VASIS: NIL 
LED lights: NIL

TWY edge and centre line lighting Edge:
TWY A, C

APRON SURFACE AND STRENGTH
Apron A1    CONC+ASPH PCN 70 F/A/X/T
Apron A2   CONC+ASPH PCN 70 F/A/X/T
Apron A3   CONC+ASPH PCN 70 F/A/X/T
Apron A4   CONC+ASPH PCN 20 F/A/X/T
Apron A5   CONC+ASPH PCN 20 F/A/X/T
Apron A7   CONC+ASPH PCN 22 F/A/X/T
Apron A8   CONC+ASPH PCN 22 F/A/X/U
Apron A9   CONC+ASPH PCN 20 F/A/X/U
Apron A10 CONC+ASPH PCN 20 F/A/X/U
Apron B     GRASS            PCN --  -/-/-/-
 
TWY WIDTH, SURFACE AND STRENGTH
TWY A 20 m ASPH PCN 50 F/B/X/T
TWY C 15 m ASPH  PCN 44 F/B/X/T
TWY G 6 m GRASS PCN -
TWY K 6 m ASPH   PCN -
TWY M 15 m ASPH PCN 50 F/B/X/T AVBL during daylight for CIV traffic
aircraft code A, B and C with wheelbase below 18 M.

SPECIAL REGULATIONS:
TWY B, D, E and F only available for MIL traffic.
TWY M available during daylight for CIV traffic aircraft
code A, B and C with wheelbase below 18 m

HOT SPOT 1
Risk of passing holding point RWY 03
without clearance when taxiing from RWY 10/28

HOT SPOT 2
Risk of passing holding point
RWY 10/28 without clearance
when taxiing from Apron B

ATS
Ref AIP SUP/NOTAM

ATS ARO
Ref AIP SUP/NOTAM

AD Admin
MON-FRI 0700-1500 (0600-1400)

AD Operating hours
Ref AIP SUP/NOTAM

Fuel
As AD Operating hours 

Handing
O/R
Email: vby.groundhandling@swedavia.se

De-Icing
As AD Operating hours

Customs
O/R
PH: Customs       +46 (0)8 - 456 66 20
PH: Immigration +46 (0)10 - 569 29 09.

Security
As AD Operating hours 

PPR:
Prior Permission (PPR)/Prior notice (PN) required for
operations mentioned below: 

PPR outside AD HR of OPS.
Request shall be made during regular hours.
PH: +46 (0)498 - 26 31 42

Availability 
TO BE UPDATED

TRAFFIC REGULATIONS 
1. Availability
RWY 10/28 and TWY G are available during MAY–SEP.
During other period information on runway conditions shall be
obtained from ATS for flight planning. 

2. Start-up and clearance for IFR traffic
Startup and clearance shall be requested on channel
120.305 not earlier than 30 MIN before EOBT.

3. Start-up and clearance for VFR traffic
Start-up and clearance shall be requested before taxiing from
apron B.

4. School and training flights
For school and training, permission is required.
Permission by ATS. 

All aircraft shall request start-up from ATC.
ATC clearance will be delivered on request prior to start-up.
Such clearance will be issued for RWY in use, appropriate SID or
TMA exit point.
Transponder code will be communicated in conjunction to taxiing

2. Daily between 2100-0500 (2000-0400) the
aerodrome must not be used by aircraft certificated in
accordance with ICAO Annex 16, Volume I, Part II,
Chapter 2.

3. Contact TWR or Marshal on apron before moving
aircraft from advised parking.

4. Test running of engines
in connection with maintenance requires permission from TWR
or Swedavia during AD operating hours, if test running outside AD
operating hours aircraft must monitor TWR channel 135.655 MHz.

5. Taxi from apron North
When taxing from apron North, aircraft should reduce thrust
from “Break away” to “Idle” as soon as the aircraft has started
rolling. When taxing from stand 1-4, speed < 3 km/h and
nose wheel angle 80% applies. When aircraft has reached
the taxiway more thust may be used. 

FLIGHT PROCEDURES
1. Inbound IFR traffic within Visby TMA/CTR
Approach procedures: 
Arrival routes are established in accordance with
ESSV 4-4 and ESSV 4-9 through ESSV 4-16.

Holdings (Ref ENR 1.3 para 8)
Holding patterns are established in accordance with
ESSV 4-1.

Visual approaches in left hand circuit to RWY 03 shall be
carried out south of Visby harbour not below 1500 ft until
established on final RWY 03.
Limitation applicable to aircraft with MTOM 7000 kg or more.

Circling to RWY 03 shall be performed in a right hand circuit
(east of runway) due to noise abatement over the city of
Visby. Limitation applicable to aircraft with MTOM 7000 kg or
more.

Communication failure
Aircraft shall follow the procedures laid down in AIP ENR
para 1.3.10 (ICAO Doc 7030/EUR Chapter 5).

2. Outbound IFR traffic within Visby TMA/CTR
Routes: 
SIDs established in accordance with
ESSV 4-4 through ESSV 4-8 and ESSV 4-15/16.

3. Omnidirectional departure procedures

4. Low visibility procedures (LVP) established
Minimum RVR for departing traffic at RWY 03/21 is 400 m.

LVP will be in force when RVR is below 550 m or ceiling or
vertical visibility is below 200 ft.
The application of LVP will be announced by ATS.
 
During LVP operations only one movement at a time is
allowed at the manoeuvring area.

5. VFR flight within Visby TMA/CTR
Aircraft shall adhere to the procedures stipulated in ENR 1.2
para 4 and. In addition, the procedures specified below shall
be applied.

Normal entry and exit points:
See ESSV 6-1

Holdings
See ESSV 6-1

Communication failure
See ESSV 6-1 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
1. Reduced runway separation
Reduced runway separation is applied in accordance with AD
1.1 para 10 between aircraft of category 1 themselves, also
between category 1 and 2 aircraft if category 1 is behind.

2. Unmanned balloons
Unmanned balloons for routine aerological measurements
are sent from SMHI automatic probe station, W of threshold
runway 21, daily 0040 and 1240 (2340 and 1140).

3. Parking of light aircraft
Parking of light aircraft shall be made at grass parking
apron B (the aviation club - Gotlands FK) south of
RWY 10/28 via TWY K. 
Download aircraft parking map from Gotlands FK here >> (PDF)

After you park and leave the aircraft on Apron B, you leave through a gate next to a small concrete building.
The gate opens with a switch on the wall and please note the gate code set to the left.
It is recommended to refuel on arrival, especially if there are many aircraft at the aircraft parking lot on the grass.
In July, there may be queues for the gas station when everyone flies home.
Payment of fuel is made by credit card.
NOTE: No automatic stop on tank nozzle, keep an eye on the tank level when filling!

RESTRICTION AREAS
Airport is located near Restriction Areas R28A/B/C,
R29 and R31 SW of Visby

Traffic circuit
Visual approaches in left hand circuit to RWY 03 shall be
carried out south of Visby harbour not below 1500 ft until
established on final RWY 03.
Limitation applicable to aircraft with MTOM 7000 kg or more.

Circling to RWY 03 shall be performed in a right hand circuit
(east of runway) due to noise abatement over the city of
Visby.
Limitation applicable to aircraft with MTOM 7000 kg or more. 

Outside of TWR HR of OPS
See above

During TWR HR of OPS
NIL

Holding
EAST: Hold north of road 147 and south of
BRO church, east of point 573917N
0182654E

WEST: Hold 3NM WNW of the aerodrome
over the sea, west of point 574100N
0181643E


Handling agent(s):
Swedavia
vby.groundhandling@swedavia.se
PH. +46 (0)10 - 109 52 50

Mattias Adman
Manager Operations
mattias.adman@swedavia.se
PH. +46 (0)10 - 109 52 15

Roger Johansson
Manager Passenger Handling
roger.johansson2@swedavia.se
PH. +46 (0)10 - 109 52 08

Göran Wallin
Manager Ramp Handling
goran.wallin@swedavia.se
PH. +46 (0)10 - 109 52 37

Corporate contact:
Swedavia
Arri Kallonen
Swedavia Handling
arri.kallonen@swedavia.se
PH. +46 (0)10 - 109 11 36

Jet A1  
SHELL
On the civil aircraft apron
For payment of fuel only credit cards accepted. 
Via HANDLING (See above)

100 LL:  
SHELL
On the civil aircraft apron
Only available during daylight
For payment of fuel only credit cards accepted.

Available, Type I and II, mobile unit

AD category for fire fighting:
CAT 6 for traffic exceeding 2500 kg MTOM. Other O/R

Aerodrome regulations

1. Over built up areas
Over the central parts of Visby aircraft should not be
operated below 2000 ft MSL, except when necessary for
take-off and landing.

SHORT:
Noise sensitive area should be avoided below
2000 ft AMSL

Routes for inbound and outbound traffic, IFR and VFR, have
been established also for noise abatement.
Aircraft shall strictly adhere to assigned route and be operated in such a
manner that unnecessary noise disturbances are not caused

2. Inbound aircraft  
On landing reversing more than Idle Reverse should not be
applied between 2100-0600 (2000-0500).

3. Testrunning of engines
Test running of engines in connection with maintenance may
be carried out at holding runway 21 or at engine test are
designated by ATS between 0500-2100 (0400-2000)
During other hours: www.swedavia.net/sv/Visby/Airport-Regulations

Communication failure

If no suitable aerodrome is within reach;
1. SQUAWK 7600
2. Enter CTR via KARLO/TOFTA – Holding WEST
or via ENDRE/LOKRUME – Holding EAST at or
below 1000 ft AMSL to traffic circuit.
Transmit blind your intentions.
3. Flash LDG-lights and watch TWR for optical
signals

Remark
See NOISE ABATEMENT PROCEDURES above 

Miscellaneous
During APCH risk for mix-up and LDG on the road
NE RWY 12/30.
RC- aircraft below TMA at Optand Airfield.
Roadlights 2500 m SE THR 30, parallel to RWY. . 

According to AIP

Security charges are set and invoiced by governmental Transportstyrelsen (Swedish Transport Agency) directly to airline operator. See www.transportstyrelsen.se (TSFS 2012:113)

Increased charges outside AD Operating hours.
Frequent extension of operational hours.

Swedavia Annual card for Non-commercial aircraft MTOW 5,700 kg:
Apply for an annual card here >>

Visby Airport ESSV is affiliated with the joint system of annual cards.

Espresso House

Opening hours:
Open in conjunction with all departures

Location:
After security

Dishes available:
?

Contact:
Telephone: +46 (0)765- 21 93 99

Information on airport homepage >>
Information on Espresso House website >>

Carnets Jet A1:
Shell 
Via HANDLING (See above)

Carnets 100LL
Shell 
Credit Card
Via HANDLING (See above)

Credit Cards accepted at the airport:
Diners Club, Master Card, Eurocard, VISA, UVair and AMEX (American Express)

Airport Director
Gunnar Jonasson
Email: gunnar.jonasson@swedavia.se
PH: +46 (0)10 - 109 52 11
Mobile: +46 (0)702 - 40 48 34

Airlines
SAS, BRA, Finnair, EasyJet, Norwegian, etc. 
Contact the airport information desk

Flying Club
Gotlands Flygklubb (FK)
Click here >>
PH: +46 (0)498 – 218 717

Gotlands Fallskärmsklubb (SKYDIVE GOTLAND)
Click here >>
PH: +46 (0)73 - 023 63 13





AD 2 ESSV 1-1 Download it from here >>
AD 2 ESSV 2-1 Download it from here >>
AD 2 ESSV 4-1 Download it from here >>
AD 2 ESSV 6-1 Download it from here >>

Transfer

Bus, Taxi

Bus

Bus service to and from Visby Airport
Gotland's local traffic system serves Visby Airport year-round.

You can get to and from Visby Airport via Bus No. 61 towards Slite,
which serves the airport a number of times each day.
More information can be found on Region Gotland website.
During the summer, Flygbussarna Airport Coaches also serve Visby Airport.

Region Gotland >>
Timetable Bus 61 >> (PDF) August 16 2020 to June 12 2021

Flygbussarna Airport Coaches >>

Taxi 

Taxi drivers are free to set their own fares for rides since taxi fares are deregulated in Sweden. Choose the company that best suits you.
You do not need to take the first car in the taxi queue.

TAXI
The following lokal taxi companies operate Visby Airport all year round:
- Taxi Gotland
- My Cab,
- Taxi 30 000
- Slite Taxi
- Taxi Norr
- Fårö Cab
- Taxi Norr Limousiner
- Limo Gotland
- TJ Taxi
- Taxi Söder.

The taxi ramp is located at the main entrance of the airport terminal.
(For further info and booking - Click on link):
Information on airport homepage >>

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Hotels

AD's below

Clarion Hotel Wisby

Clarion Hotel® Wisby

PHONE: +46(0)498 - 25 75 00
BOOKING/CUSTOMER SERVICE (Norway):
+47 (22)-33 42 00


Donners Hotell, Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western

Donners Hotell,
Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western

PHONE: +46(0)498 - 25 98 90

Best Western  Strand Hotel

Best Western
Strand Hotel

PHONE: +46(0)498 - 25 88 00

Car Rental

AD's below

Hertz Visby Airport

Visby Airport

PHONE: +46 (0)498 - 24 85 50
EMAIL:

Europcar Visby Airport

Visby Airport

PHONE: +46 (0)498 - 21 50 10
EMAIL:

AVIS Visby Airport

Visby Airport


PHONE: +46 (0)498 - 21 98 10
EMAIL: 

Airport Contact

Address:

Visby Airport
SE-621 41 Visby, Sweden

Opening Hours:

Temporary opening hours at Visby Airport

Terminal
Monday 07.00-19.15
Tuesday 07.00-19.15
Wednesday 07.00-19.15
Thursday 07.00-19.15
Friday 07.00-19.15
Saturday 10.30-12.30
Sunday 13.00-21.00

Air traffic
Monday-Friday 07:00-22:00
Saturday 09:00–17:00
Sunday 12:00–22:00

SFSA Flight Support/Svenskaflygplatser.com does not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of any information on this site.
Use at your own risk.
NOT to be used as an official source for flight planning, navigation, or use in flight.

NOTE!
Notices, restrictions,and advisories may change at any time and without notice.
Do not attempt any operation whether in the National or in the International Airspace System without first obtaining and understanding a thorough pre-flight briefing.



Updated: 2020-04-02

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