Handling Info

Kerry Airport charges

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1. Airport Fees & Charges
2. Charter Operations & Diversions Charges

Operational hours

Please refer to current NOTAMS

Requests for handling

Requests to be emailed to: info@kerryairport.ie or SITA: KIRAPXH

Application for training flight facilities

Aerodrome Technical Details







Airport Type


Operating Company

Kerry Airport plc

Handling Company

Kerry Airport plc


Tower 123.325 MHz
Ground 121.6 MHz
ATIS 118.025 MHz

Aerodrome Reference Point



112 FT ASL

Reference Temperature

18.6 (July)

Magnetic Variation

06 39 W (2004)
11 Decreasing




2,000 metre x 45 metre Asphalt Surface


44 / F / C / W / T


Runway 08 Slope 3 Degrees / Runway 26 Slope 3 Degrees


RWY 08
1. NDB / DME

RWY 26
1. ILS / NDB / DME
2. NDB / DME
3. LLZ / NDB / DME



Fire Cover

CAT 4 (CAT 7 Available with 24HR Prior Notice to Aerodrome Administration through main switchboard)

Met Éireann

Metars and weather observations available during opening hours from ATC.

Forecasts available from Met Eireann, Shannon

ATC Contact Details

Direct Telephone: + 353 66 9764794
Direct Fax: + 353 66 9764988
Email: atc@kerryairport.ie

Handling Services

Scheduled Flight Handling

The following are the services we provide to all scheduled airlines operating in and out of Kerry Airport :

  • Reservations
  • Check-In
  • Boarding
  • Ambilift
  • Aircraft Handling
  • Meet & Assist
  • Refuelling (Avgas & Jet A1)
  • Weather Briefings
  • Aircraft Steps
  • De-Icing

Charter Flight Handing

Here are just a few of the main services that we provide:

  • Airport Check In
  • Aircraft Boarding
  • Arranging Landing Permission
  • Stand Allocation
  • Aircraft Steps
  • Assistance with Customs & Immigration
  • Meet, Greet & Assist
  • Catering
  • Assistance with Passengers Baggage
  • Corporate Signage displayed throughout the Airport As Required
  • Dedicated Coach Parking adjacent to the main airport terminal At Kerry Airport

Our dedicated and highly trained staff are committed to exceeding your expectations and making your travel experience as enjoyable and effortless as possible, so you can just show up and go.

Executive Flight Handling

Kerry Airport is popular with Business Executive Traffic. We provide all Ground Handling and Customer Services to the business and corporate jets operating into and out of Kerry Airport. We understand that all aircraft operators require quick turnarounds and a professional service at all times and we provide these services in a safe, punctual, professional and reliable manner.

The following are the main services we provide:

  • Arranging Landing Permission
  • Stand Allocation
  • Assistance with Customs & Immigration
  • Refuelling Jet A1 & Avgas
  • Flight Planning (Including Slot Arrangements)
  • Weather Briefing
  • Courtesy Crew & Passenger Transport To And From Aircraft
  • Arrange Crew Transport To And From Hotel
  • Catering
  • Crew Accommodation At Preferential Rates In A Choice Of 3 Star or 5 Star Hotels
  • Passenger Handling Ð Assistance With Baggage, Transportation and Accommodation, if required

As with all travel arrangements, plans can change at the last minute for both passengers and flight crews. To accommodate these last minute changes we aim to be flexible and assist passengers and crews with any alternative arrangements.