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Bratislava Airport

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Continent: Europe Country: Slovakia

M.R. Štefánik Airport Bratislava
Location Bratislava, Slovakia
Airport type Commercial
Overview map Google Maps
Tower 118.3,118.7
Ground 118.3
Clearance 118.975
Approach 120.900
ATIS 128.650

Official Spotting Locations

Spotting Deck

A brand new spotting deck is available. About 5ft high, with stairs and benches. The deck location is +N48° 09' 45.0", +E17° 13' 11.2".

Approach Runway 31

Runway 31 is one of the prime location, you need about a 50 - 250 mm lens (35mm eqv.) - depends on the aircraft size (about 80mm for A320/B737) Example pictures :

  • sample photo: large
  • sample photo: large

Malý Dunaj River bridge

Spotters can use the bridge over Malý Dunaj river too. Over this bridge runs approach-lights. Useful place is some 400m away from the runway threshold ( +48° 9' 13.28", +17° 14' 17.26" ).

Other Spotting Locations

Milan Rastislav Štefánik memorial

Near the Milan Rastislav Štefánik memorial. This place is good accessible with a car from Ivánka pri Dunaji ( +48° 10' 15.14", +17° 13' 42.38" ). It offers views of runway 04/22.

Locations to Avoid


Regular Traffic

Facilities and Transportation