Milan airport: Bergamo Airport (Orio al Serio) (BGY)

Bergamo Airport (Orio al Serio)

Bergamo Airport (officially Orio al Serio International Airport) is 45 kilometers northeast of Milan, close to the city of Bergamo. Milan has two international airports (Malpensa and Linate), but Bergamo also plays an important role for Milan.

This airport is especially used by budget companies in which Irish Ryanair is the most important.

The airport has one terminal. In 2015 Bergamo processed more than 10 million passengers.


Bergamo - Orio al Serio
SACBO Via Aeroporto 13
I-24050 Orio Al Serio

Airport codes

IATA airport code: BGY
ICAO airport code: LIME




There are no hotels at the airport. The closest options are the: Starhotel Cristallo Palace (tel: +39(0)35 311 211) and Hotel Piemontese (tel: +39(0)35 242 629). For more hotels and to reserve online you can go to, they have a large range of hotels with great internet rates. For further information, refer to our own page about hotels in Bergamo.

Shops and restaurants

Bergamo Airport has a considerable amount of restaurants, wine bars, and stores. The stores specialize in Italian fashion, luxury items and specialties from the Lombardy region. There is also a Duty Free shop.


You can leave baggage at the Arrivals Hall, for baggage up to 25 kilos the cost is €3.00 per day and €5.00 per day for items heavier than 25 kilos, the service is provided by Autostradale (tel: +39(0)35 318 472). For lost and found (tel: +39(0)35 326 297) or email


General information about the airport can be found at the counter in the Arrivals Hall (tel: +39(0)35 326 323). There is also a counter there for the Bergamo tourism bureau. (tel: +39(0)35 320 402). Here you can book hotel rooms and purchase a special tourism card that gives you discounts on public transportation and attractions in Bergamo.


Bergamo Airport has a VIP-Lounge that is accessible for everybody at the cost of €15.00. Frequent Flyers can order a VIP-card which gives the benefits of unrestricted entry into the VIP-Lounge, a parking space and discounts on hotel rooms, the VIP-card costs €250.00 per year.

A conference room can also be reserved through the general telephone or fax number for the airport.

Disabled facilities

Bergamo Airport has excellent accessibility for the disabled. There are wheelchair ramps, telephones for the hearing impaired and toilets with disabled access. The visually impaired can find their way with relief pathways. There are parking spaces close to the terminal reserved for the disabled, you must, however, report yourself at the counters of P2 before you park your car.

Other Services

In the terminal you can find two banks, ATM's, money exchange offices and a post office. There is also a doctor’s office, a pharmacy and a prayer room.