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HAM Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: HAM / EDDH
Airport Names:
  1. Hamburg Airport
  2. Flughafen Hamburg
Location: Hamburg / Fuhlsbüttel, Germany
GPS Coordinates: 53°37'49"N by 9°59'27"E
Area Served: Hamburg, Germany
Operator/Owner: FHG Flughafen Hamburg GmbH
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 53 feet (16 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Hamburg Airport (HAM):

  • By road, the airport can be reached from motorway A7 using the state highway B433, which is the third ring road.
  • The airport was opened in January 1911 from private funding by the Hamburger Luftschiffhallen GmbH, making it the oldest airport in the world which is still in operation.
  • Hamburg Airport originally covered 440,000 m2.
  • Because of Hamburg Airport's relatively low elevation of 53 feet, planes can take off or land at Hamburg Airport at a lower air speed than at airports located at a higher elevation. This is because the air density is higher closer to sea level than it would otherwise be at higher elevations.
  • Hamburg Airport, known in German as Flughafen Hamburg, is the international airport of Hamburg, the second-largest city in Germany.
  • Hamburg Airport handled 13,502,939 passengers last year.
  • In addition to being known as "Hamburg Airport", another name for HAM is "Flughafen Hamburg".
  • Hamburg Airport (HAM) has 2 runways.
  • Terminal 1 was completed in 2005 and is highly similar to Terminal 2 in terms of design and size.
  • The furthest airport from Hamburg Airport (HAM) is Chatham Islands (CHT), which is located 11,698 miles (18,826 kilometers) away in Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New Zealand.
  • The closest airport to Hamburg Airport (HAM) is Hamburg Finkenwerder Airport (XFW), which is located only 9 miles (15 kilometers) SW of HAM.

Map of Nearest Airports from Hamburg Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Hamburg Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
19.09 miles (14.62 km) SWHamburg Finkenwerder Airport (XFW)Hamburg, GermanyView Hamburg Finkenwerder Airport on a map View satellite image of Hamburg Finkenwerder Airport Set XFW as destination Airport Get more information about Hamburg Finkenwerder Airport
232.13 miles (51.71 km) ENELübeck Airport (LBC)Lübeck (near Hamburg), Schleswig-Holstein, GermanyView Lübeck Airport on a map View satellite image of Lübeck Airport Set LBC as destination Airport Get more information about Lübeck Airport
352.14 miles (83.91 km) NKiel Holtenau Airport (KEL)Kiel, Schleswig-Holstein, GermanyView Kiel Holtenau Airport on a map View satellite image of Kiel Holtenau Airport Set KEL as destination Airport Get more information about Kiel Holtenau Airport
455.27 miles (88.95 km) WNordholz Naval Airbase (FCN)Nordholz, GermanyView Nordholz Naval Airbase on a map View satellite image of Nordholz Naval Airbase Set FCN as destination Airport Get more information about Nordholz Naval Airbase
557.32 miles (92.25 km) NWHeide-Büsum Airport (HEI)Heide, Schleswig-Holstein, GermanyView Heide-Büsum Airport on a map View satellite image of Heide-Büsum Airport Set HEI as destination Airport Get more information about Heide-Büsum Airport
658.82 miles (94.66 km) WBremerhaven Airport (BRV)Bremerhaven, Bremen, GermanyView Bremerhaven Airport on a map View satellite image of Bremerhaven Airport Set BRV as destination Airport Get more information about Bremerhaven Airport
763.95 miles (102.92 km) SWBremen Airport (BRE)Bremen, GermanyView Bremen Airport on a map View satellite image of Bremen Airport Set BRE as destination Airport Get more information about Bremen Airport
871.81 miles (115.57 km) SCelle Air Base (ZCN)Celle, GermanyView Celle Air Base on a map View satellite image of Celle Air Base Set ZCN as destination Airport Get more information about Celle Air Base
974.86 miles (120.47 km) ESchwerin-Parchim Airport (SZW)Parchim, GermanyView Schwerin-Parchim Airport on a map View satellite image of Schwerin-Parchim Airport Set SZW as destination Airport Get more information about Schwerin-Parchim Airport
1081.80 miles (131.64 km) SHannover Airport (HAJ)Hanover, Lower Saxony, GermanyView Hannover Airport on a map View satellite image of Hannover Airport Set HAJ as destination Airport Get more information about Hannover Airport
1185.49 miles (137.59 km) WWangerooge Airport (AGE)Wangerooge, Lower Saxony, GermanyView Wangerooge Airport on a map View satellite image of Wangerooge Airport Set AGE as destination Airport Get more information about Wangerooge Airport
1292.53 miles (148.91 km) NSønderborg Airport (SGD)Sønderborg, DenmarkView Sønderborg Airport on a map View satellite image of Sønderborg Airport Set SGD as destination Airport Get more information about Sønderborg Airport
1392.83 miles (149.39 km) WNWHeligoland Airport (HGL)Düne, Helgoland, Schleswig-Holstein, GermanyView Heligoland Airport on a map View satellite image of Heligoland Airport Set HGL as destination Airport Get more information about Heligoland Airport
1494.29 miles (151.74 km) NELolland Falster Airport (MRW)Lolland Falster, DenmarkView Lolland Falster Airport on a map View satellite image of Lolland Falster Airport Set MRW as destination Airport Get more information about Lolland Falster Airport
1595.48 miles (153.67 km) ENERostock–Laage Airport (RLG)Rostock, GermanyView Rostock–Laage Airport on a map View satellite image of Rostock–Laage Airport Set RLG as destination Airport Get more information about Rostock–Laage Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Hamburg Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Hamburg Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,698.09 miles (18,826.20 km) SSEChatham Islands (CHT)Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New ZealandView Chatham Islands on a map View satellite image of Chatham Islands Set CHT as destination Airport Get more information about Chatham Islands
211,410.93 miles (18,364.07 km) ESEDunedin International Airport (DUD)Dunedin, Otago, New ZealandView Dunedin International Airport on a map View satellite image of Dunedin International Airport Set DUD as destination Airport Get more information about Dunedin International Airport
311,400.88 miles (18,347.89 km) ESEOamaru Airport (OAM)Oamaru, North Otago, New ZealandView Oamaru Airport on a map View satellite image of Oamaru Airport Set OAM as destination Airport Get more information about Oamaru Airport
411,379.69 miles (18,313.79 km) SEChristchurch International Airport (CHC)Christchurch, New ZealandView Christchurch International Airport on a map View satellite image of Christchurch International Airport Set CHC as destination Airport Get more information about Christchurch International Airport
511,375.25 miles (18,306.65 km) ESEAshburton Aerodrome (ASG)Ashburton, New ZealandView Ashburton Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Ashburton Aerodrome Set ASG as destination Airport Get more information about Ashburton Aerodrome
611,374.60 miles (18,305.59 km) ESERichard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport) (TIU)Timaru, New ZealandView Richard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport) on a map View satellite image of Richard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport) Set TIU as destination Airport Get more information about Richard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport)
711,369.81 miles (18,297.88 km) ESERyan's Creek Aerodrome (SZS)Stewart Island, New ZealandView Ryan's Creek Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Ryan's Creek Aerodrome Set SZS as destination Airport Get more information about Ryan's Creek Aerodrome
811,358.88 miles (18,280.30 km) ESEInvercargill Airport (IVC)Invercargill, New ZealandView Invercargill Airport on a map View satellite image of Invercargill Airport Set IVC as destination Airport Get more information about Invercargill Airport
911,358.79 miles (18,280.15 km) SEKaikoura Aerodrome (KBZ)Kaikoura, New ZealandView Kaikoura Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Kaikoura Aerodrome Set KBZ as destination Airport Get more information about Kaikoura Aerodrome
1011,348.76 miles (18,264.01 km) ESEAlexandra Aerodrome (ALR)Alexandra, New ZealandView Alexandra Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Alexandra Aerodrome Set ALR as destination Airport Get more information about Alexandra Aerodrome
1111,337.94 miles (18,246.60 km) SEHood Aerodrome (MRO)Masterton, New ZealandView Hood Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Hood Aerodrome Set MRO as destination Airport Get more information about Hood Aerodrome
1211,334.51 miles (18,241.08 km) SEWellington International Airport (WLG)Wellington, New ZealandView Wellington International Airport on a map View satellite image of Wellington International Airport Set WLG as destination Airport Get more information about Wellington International Airport
1311,322.14 miles (18,221.18 km) ESEWanaka Airport (WKA)Wanaka, New ZealandView Wanaka Airport on a map View satellite image of Wanaka Airport Set WKA as destination Airport Get more information about Wanaka Airport
1411,317.30 miles (18,213.39 km) SEWoodbourne Airport (BHE)Blenheim, New ZealandView Woodbourne Airport on a map View satellite image of Woodbourne Airport Set BHE as destination Airport Get more information about Woodbourne Airport
1511,316.56 miles (18,212.19 km) ESEQueenstown Airport (ZQN)Queenstown, New ZealandView Queenstown Airport on a map View satellite image of Queenstown Airport Set ZQN as destination Airport Get more information about Queenstown Airport