Payerne Airport

swiss aeropole SA is the authority responsible for civil flights at Payerne Airport.

A civil airport on the military Air Base

Payerne Airport focuses on business aviation and experimental aircraft. Its 2.8 km runway leads to an 18’000 m² fully lighted apron that can accommodate aircraft up to CAT C. Runway 05 and runway 23 are both equipped with ILS while runway 23 also has GNSS available. The topography of the surroundings allows for a low-angle approach and departure gradient.

Specialized for business flights

The easy access and quick turnaround times allow passengers to save significant time and enjoy all the benefits of a business flight. An increasing number of private airlines and their discerning clients recognize Payerne Airport as the fastest and most convenient gateway to an attractive region that includes the cities of Bern, Lausanne, Fribourg and Neuchâtel.

Meeting rooms and conference rooms up to 100 pax, a 215 m² rooftop terrace with stunning views, and a variety of office spaces are available for rent in Payerne Airport’s brand new terminal.

Opening hours

Payerne Airport is slot-free: operators can choose arrival and departure times freely within the airport’s opening hours.

The airport authority can grant extensions up to 22:00 H local time and authorize flights on bank holidays.

Monday - Friday
07:30AM - 20:00PM
09:00AM - 12:00AM
13:30PM - 17:00PM

Speedwings Handling

A dedicated team of handling agents are ready to assist you.

Speedwings Handling provides hangaring for aircraft up to Global Express, Falcon 8X or Gulfstream G650 in its state-of-the-art 6’600 m2 facility, along with the following services:

  • Passenger lounges including beverages and snacking
  • Crew rest areas and overnight accommodation
  • International and local newspapers
  • Direct ramp access
  • Operational messages
  • Office space + storage room
  • Fuel on request
  • Cleaning on request
  • Catering on request
  • Hotel and limousine reservation on request

For more information, you can reach an agent of Speedwings on this number: (+41) 79 238 78 57