SPAIN | Girona | Girona-Costa Brava Airport


An FBO at Girona-Costa Brava Airport, supporting trips throughout Spain

	Gonzalo Barona

Welcome to Girona!

As Manager of Universal Aviation Spain – Girona, I am incredibly proud of the faultless service we provide, and of the beautiful region in which we operate.

We are currently the only company that is fully licensed to handle general aviation at Girona-Costa Brava Airport, where our private facilities include a VIP lounge and an operations office in the main terminal building.

Located on the Costa Brava in the Catalonia region of Spain, the airport lies on one of the country’s most stunning Mediterranean coastlines. We are also close to the ski resorts of the Pyrenees, and Barcelona is just an hour’s drive away, making Girona perfect for both business and pleasure.

My team and I will always go the extra mile to make sure that your visit is a success, and we look forward to welcoming you soon.


Gonzalo Barona Jr.

Station Manager
Universal Aviation Spain – Girona

Four different ways we can take care of your
ground support needs throughout Spain

  • We operate ground support facilities at LEBL, LEGE, and LEMD.
  • We have trained and badged ground handling representatives stationed at over 25 additional airports.
  • We can send our representatives to meet you at any destination.
  • We can help coordinate ground support for any location.


Ground support capabilities

Languages spokenSpanish, Catalonian, English, and German
Customs and immigration?Yes
Contract fuel available?Yes
Conference rooms?No
Limousine service and car rental?Yes
Crew accommodation arrangements?Yes
Security arrangements?No
Direct ramp access?Yes
Computerized worldwide weather briefings?Yes
Baggage handling?Yes
Permit coordination?Yes
Lav service?Yes

Flight support

ACAS/TCAS II:Required for turbine engine aircraft with MTOW exceeding 15,000 kg or more than 30 pax seats
ICAO Annex 16, Chapter II:Restriction are in place.
RNAV5/RNAV10 airspace:Yes
8.33 MHz channel spacing:Required
Airport fire protection category:LEGE: 4


Directions to airport

The journey from Barcelona to Girona airport is straightforward. It is approximately 100 kilometers (62 miles), so it will take around 1 hour and 20 minutes. When you get to the Ronda Litoral (Barcelona´s big roundabout) follow the signs to C-33 road. You’ll pass a number of toll booths on your journey, which will add up to about 9 Euros. You´ll have to take a ticket at the gate and pay at the next booth. Once you’re on the C-33, look out for the blue sign for the AP7 motorway. Follow the signs all the way to Girona-Costa Brava Airport. The airport is located 11 kilometers (7 miles) south of Girona City in the small village of Vilobi d’Onyar.

Directions to office

Make your way to the passenger terminal from the main roadway and look for signage leading to the parking lot. It is faster and more convenient to park at P2. The Universal Aviation office is located adjacent to the departure/check-in area.

Facility contact information

Aeropuerto de Girona-Costa Brava
17185 Vilobi d’Onyar,

Location FAQ

Hours of operation0001 – 2359
Airport restrictions?No
Noise restrictions?No
Slots required?Yes
VIP passenger lounge?Yes
VIP crew lounge?Yes
Air conditioning?Yes
Internet access/Wi-Fi?Yes
Digital newspapersNo
Flight-plan filing?Yes
Prayer room?No
VIP catering?Yes
Oxygen Service Available?Available from third-party

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Contact Information

Contact details for Universal Aviation at LEGE
Contact detailLocation detail
Main office:Girona, Spain
Other office(s):Barcelona (LEBL)
Madrid-Barajas (LEMD)
Locations served:All of Spain
Radio frequency:131.400 MHz
Station Manager:Gonzalo Barona Jr.
Phone:+34 609 820 747
Fax:+34 97 2474 016
Contact us online:E-mail this location
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