List of airports in Pakistan

This page lists the civil airports, some joint with military airbases and small airports in Pakistan. There are an estimated 139 airfields in Pakistan.[1] Major international airports are situated in Karachi, Islamabad, Lahore, Peshawar, Multan, Sialkot, Faisalabad, Quetta, Rahim Yar Khan, Turbat, Gwadar and D.G.Khan.

Civil airports in Pakistan are operated by the Pakistan Civil Aviation Authority, with the exception of Sialkot International Airport, which is the first private airport in Pakistan and South Asia, open to domestic and international civil aviation. It is owned and operated by the Sialkot Chamber of Commerce & Industry.

Military airbases are generally operated by the Pakistan Air Force. The exceptions being Dhamial Army Aviation Airbase in Rawalpindi and Tarbela Army Aviation Airbase which are operated by the Pakistan Army.

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Airports, Military Airbases and Seaports of Pakistan

Gallery

Bahawalpur Airport

Sheikh Rashid Terminal, Bahawalpur Airport

Skardu Landing

A former PIA Boeing 737-300 at Skardu Airport

List

Names shown in bold indicate the airport has scheduled service on commercial airlines.

Civil airports
City ICAO IATA Airport Name Usage Coordinates
Bahawalpur OPBW BHV Bahawalpur Airport Public 32°58′19″N 070°31′29″E / 32.97194°N 70.52472°E
Chashma OP19 Chashma Airport VVIP 32°25′28″N 071°27′30″E / 32.42444°N 71.45833°E
Chilas OPCL CHB Chilas Airport Public 35°25′37″N 074°05′06″E / 35.42694°N 74.08500°E
Chitral OPCH CJL Chitral Airport Public 35°53′11″N 071°48′02″E / 35.88639°N 71.80056°E
Dalbandin OPDB DBA Dalbandin Airport Public 28°52′30″N 064°24′16″E / 28.87500°N 64.40444°E
Dera Ghazi Khan OPDG DEA Dera Ghazi Khan International Airport Public 29°57′39″N 070°29′09″E / 29.96083°N 70.48583°E
Dera Ismail Khan OPDI DSK Dera Ismail Khan Airport Public 31°54′33″N 070°53′47″E / 31.90917°N 70.89639°E
Faisalabad OPFA LYP Faisalabad International Airport Public 31°21′55″N 072°59′44″E / 31.36528°N 72.99556°E
Gilgit OPGT GIL Gilgit Airport Public 35°55′08″N 074°20′01″E / 35.91889°N 74.33361°E
Gujrat OPGJ GJT Gujrat Airport Public non-commercial 32°37′44″N 74°03′59″E / 32.62889°N 74.06639°E
Gwadar OPGD GWD Gwadar International Airport Public 25°13′59″N 062°19′46″E / 25.23306°N 62.32944°E
Hyderabad OPKD HDD Hyderabad Airport Public 25°19′06″N 068°22′00″E / 25.31833°N 68.36667°E
Islamabad/Rawalpindi OPIS ISB Islamabad International Airport Public 33°33′27″N 72°50′54″E / 33.55750°N 72.84833°E
Islamkot Maai Bakhtawar International Airport (operational) Public
Jacobabad OPJA JAG Jacobabad Airport / Jacobabad Airbase Public / Military 28°17′03″N 068°26′59″E / 28.28417°N 68.44972°E
Jiwani OPJI JIW Jiwani Airport Public 25°04′04″N 061°48′19″E / 25.06778°N 61.80528°E
Kadanwari KCF Kadanwari Airport Private 27°12′23″N 069°09′23″E / 27.20639°N 69.15639°E
Karachi OPKC KHI Karachi Jinnah International Airport Public 24°54′24″N 067°09′39″E / 24.90667°N 67.16083°E
Khuzdar OPKH KDD Khuzdar Airport Public 27°47′40″N 066°38′25″E / 27.79444°N 66.64028°E
Lahore OPLA LHE Lahore Allama Iqbal International Airport Public 31°31′17″N 074°24′09″E / 31.52139°N 74.40250°E
Lahore OPLH Walton Airport Public 31°29′41″N 074°20′46″E / 31.49472°N 74.34611°E
Mangla OPMA XJM Mangla Airport Public / Military 33°03′00″N 073°38′18″E / 33.05000°N 73.63833°E
Larkana OPMJ MJD Moenjodaro Airport Public 27°20′07″N 068°08′35″E / 27.33528°N 68.14306°E
Multan OPMT MUX Multan International Airport Public 30°12′12″N 071°25′09″E / 30.20333°N 71.41917°E
Muzaffarabad OPMF MFG Muzaffarabad Airport Public 34°20′21″N 073°30′31″E / 34.33917°N 73.50861°E
Nawabshah OPNH WNS Nawabshah Airport Public 26°13′10″N 068°23′24″E / 26.21944°N 68.39000°E
Ormara OPOR ORW Ormara Airport Public 25°16′29″N 064°35′10″E / 25.27472°N 64.58611°E
Panjgur OPPG PJG Panjgur Airport Public 26°57′17″N 064°07′57″E / 26.95472°N 64.13250°E
Parachinar OPPC PAJ Parachinar Airport Public 33°54′10″N 070°04′17″E / 33.90278°N 70.07139°E
Pasni City OPPI PSI Pasni Airport Public / Military 25°17′26″N 063°20′43″E / 25.29056°N 63.34528°E
Peshawar OPPS PEW Peshawar Bacha Khan International Airport Public 33°59′38″N 071°30′53″E / 33.99389°N 71.51472°E
Quetta OPQT UET Quetta International Airport Public 30°15′05″N 066°56′16″E / 30.25139°N 66.93778°E
Rahim Yar Khan OPRK RYK Shaikh Zayed International Airport Public 28°23′02″N 070°16′47″E / 28.38389°N 70.27972°E
Rawalakot OPRT RAZ Rawalakot Airport Public 33°50′59″N 073°47′54″E / 33.84972°N 73.79833°E
Sialkot OPST SKT Sialkot International Airport Public 32°32′08″N 074°21′50″E / 32.53556°N 74.36389°E
Sawan Gas Field OPSW RZS Sawan Airport Private 26°57′34″N 068°52′26″E / 26.95944°N 68.87389°E
Saidu Sharif OPSS SDT Saidu Sharif Airport Public 34°48′48″N 072°21′10″E / 34.81333°N 72.35278°E
Sehwan Sharif OPSN SYW Sehwan Sharif Airport Public 26°28′23″N 067°43′02″E / 26.47306°N 67.71722°E
Sibi OPSB SBQ Sibi Airport Public 29°34′28″N 067°50′35″E / 29.57444°N 67.84306°E
Sindhri OPMP MPD Sindhri Airport Public 25°40′58″N 069°04′22″E / 25.68278°N 69.07278°E
Skardu OPSD KDU Skardu Airport Public / Military 35°20′08″N 075°32′10″E / 35.33556°N 75.53611°E
Sui OPSU SUL Sui Airport Public 28°38′43″N 069°10′37″E / 28.64528°N 69.17694°E
Sukkur OPSK SKZ Sukkur Begum Nusrat Bhutto Airport Public 27°43′19″N 068°47′30″E / 27.72194°N 68.79167°E
Tarbela Dam OPTA TLB Tarbela Dam Airport Public 33°59′10″N 072°36′41″E / 33.98611°N 72.61139°E
Turbat OPTU TUK Turbat International Airport Public 25°59′11″N 063°01′49″E / 25.98639°N 63.03028°E
Zhob OPZB PZH Zhob Airport Public 31°21′30″N 069°27′49″E / 31.35833°N 69.46361°E
Military airports
City ICAO IATA Airport Name Usage Coordinates
Jacobabad OPJA JAG Jacobabad Airbase Military
Jhelum Gurha Salim Airport Military 32°52′44″N 73°36′16″E / 32.87889°N 73.60444°E
Lahore
Kamra, Attock OPMS Minhas Airbase Military
Karachi OPSF Faisal Airbase Military
Karachi OPMR Masroor Airbase Military
Kohat OPKT OHT Kohat Airbase Military
Mianwali OPMI MWD Mianwali Airbase Military
Murid Murid Airbase Military
Peshawar Peshawar Airbase Military
Rawalpindi OPRN PAF Base Nur Khan Military/Civil 33°36′59″N 073°05′57″E / 33.61639°N 73.09917°E
Rawalpindi OPQS Dhamial Army Airbase Military
Quetta Samungli Airbase Military
Gujranwala Rahwali Army Airfield Military
Risalpur OPRS Risalpur Airbase Military
Sargodha OPSR SGI Mushaf Airbase Military
Shorkot OPRQ Rafiqui Airbase Military
Sialkot OPST Sialkot Cantonment Airport Military
Closed Airports
City ICAO IATA Airport Name Former Usage Coordinates Current Status
Islamabad/Rawalpindi OPRN Benazir Bhutto International Airport Public 33°36′59″N 073°05′57″E / 33.61639°N 73.09917°E Unknown

Major traffic flows by airport

Air Traffic Passengers by Pakistani Airport
Pakistan's Busiest Airports[2]

The following table provides details of the major traffic flows (by airport) in Pakistan in terms of passenger numbers, aircraft movements, cargo as well as mail during the year 2016-2017. The results were collected by the Civil Aviation Authority of Pakistan.[2]

Airport Aircraft movements (Number) Passengers (Intl & Domestic) Cargo handled (M. Tons) Mail handled (M. Tons)
Jinnah International Airport - Karachi 55,800 6,860,095 123,647 13,702
Benazir Bhutto International Airport - Islamabad 38,482 5,046,311 75,438 306
Allama Iqbal International Airport - Lahore 35,543 4,923,268 96,716 288
Bacha Khan International Airport - Peshawar 9,521 1,598,026 7,954 1
Multan International Airport - Multan 9,122 1,167,105 4,447 2
Sialkot International Airport - Sialkot 6,176 817,067 6,469 0
Faisalabad International Airport - Faisalabad 10,987 461,475 112 0
Quetta International Airport - Quetta 3,867 411,518 719 2
Gwadar International Airport - Gwadar 768 29,048 7 0

See also

References

  1. ^ World Factbook, Central Intelligence Agency. "Field Listing - Airports". Retrieved 2006-07-21.
  2. ^ a b Statistical Information of CAA Pakistan CAA Pakistan, assessed 07-05-2018

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