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AKL Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: AKL / NZAA
Airport Name: Auckland Airport
Location: Mangere, New Zealand
GPS Coordinates: 37°0'29"S by 174°47'30"E
Area Served: Auckland
Operator/Owner: AIAL
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 23 feet (7 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Auckland Airport (AKL):

  • Check-in counters are at the eastern end of the international terminal building on the ground level.
  • Auckland Airport handled 14,829,393 passengers last year.
  • The closest airport to Auckland Airport (AKL) is Ardmore Airport (AMZ), which is located only 10 miles (16 kilometers) E of AKL.
  • It has a capacity of about 45 flight movements per hour, using a single runway which is fully Cat IIIb capable.
  • The furthest airport from Auckland Airport (AKL) is Málaga Airport (AGP), which is nearly antipodal to Auckland Airport (meaning Auckland Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Málaga Airport), and is located 12,391 miles (19,942 kilometers) away in Málaga, Spain.
  • Construction for Stage One started in November 2007.
  • Auckland International Airport Limited was formed in 1988, when the New Zealand Government corporatised the airport.
  • AIAL enjoys diverse revenue streams, and operates a 'dual-till' approach, whereby its finances are split into aeronautical and non-aeronautical balance sheets.
  • Jetstar domestic services operate from gates 20, 21, and 22.
  • In 2009, an extension to the international terminal was constructed, creating Pier B.
  • Because of Auckland Airport's relatively low elevation of 23 feet, planes can take off or land at Auckland 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.
  • Auckland Airport (AKL) has 2 runways.

Map of Nearest Airports from Auckland Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Auckland Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
110.13 miles (16.31 km) EArdmore Airport (AMZ)Ardmore, New ZealandView Ardmore Airport on a map View satellite image of Ardmore Airport Set AMZ as destination Airport Get more information about Ardmore Airport
242.34 miles (68.14 km) ENECoromandel Aerodrome (CMV)Coromandel, New ZealandView Coromandel Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Coromandel Aerodrome Set CMV as destination Airport Get more information about Coromandel Aerodrome
343.07 miles (69.31 km) ESEThames Aerodrome (TMZ)Thames, New ZealandView Thames Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Thames Aerodrome Set TMZ as destination Airport Get more information about Thames Aerodrome
465.03 miles (104.66 km) NEGreat Barrier Aerodrome (GBZ)Great Barrier Island, New ZealandView Great Barrier Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Great Barrier Aerodrome Set GBZ as destination Airport Get more information about Great Barrier Aerodrome
566.32 miles (106.73 km) SSEHamilton International Airport (HLZ)Hamilton, New ZealandView Hamilton International Airport on a map View satellite image of Hamilton International Airport Set HLZ as destination Airport Get more information about Hamilton International Airport
672.32 miles (116.39 km) SEMatamata Airport (MTA)Matamata, New ZealandView Matamata Airport on a map View satellite image of Matamata Airport Set MTA as destination Airport Get more information about Matamata Airport
788.88 miles (143.04 km) NNWWhangarei Airport (WRE)Whangarei, New ZealandView Whangarei Airport on a map View satellite image of Whangarei Airport Set WRE as destination Airport Get more information about Whangarei Airport
889.10 miles (143.39 km) NWDargaville Aerodrome (DGR)Dargaville, New ZealandView Dargaville Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Dargaville Aerodrome Set DGR as destination Airport Get more information about Dargaville Aerodrome
989.85 miles (144.61 km) ESETauranga Airport (TRG)Tauranga, New ZealandView Tauranga Airport on a map View satellite image of Tauranga Airport Set TRG as destination Airport Get more information about Tauranga Airport
10113.00 miles (181.86 km) SERotorua International Airport (ROT)Rotorua, New ZealandView Rotorua International Airport on a map View satellite image of Rotorua International Airport Set ROT as destination Airport Get more information about Rotorua International Airport
11120.41 miles (193.78 km) NNWKaikohe Aerodrome (KKO)Kaikohe, New ZealandView Kaikohe Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Kaikohe Aerodrome Set KKO as destination Airport Get more information about Kaikohe Aerodrome
12130.19 miles (209.53 km) NNWKerikeri Airport (KKE)Kerikeri, New ZealandView Kerikeri Airport on a map View satellite image of Kerikeri Airport Set KKE as destination Airport Get more information about Kerikeri Airport
13132.37 miles (213.03 km) ESEWhakatane Airport (WHK)Whakatane, New ZealandView Whakatane Airport on a map View satellite image of Whakatane Airport Set WHK as destination Airport Get more information about Whakatane Airport
14138.87 miles (223.49 km) SSETaupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō (TUO)Taupo, New ZealandView Taupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō on a map View satellite image of Taupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō Set TUO as destination Airport Get more information about Taupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō
15142.19 miles (228.83 km) SSWNew Plymouth Airport (NPL)New Plymouth, New ZealandView New Plymouth Airport on a map View satellite image of New Plymouth Airport Set NPL as destination Airport Get more information about New Plymouth Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Auckland Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Auckland Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,391.33 miles (19,941.87 km) WNWMálaga Airport (AGP)Málaga, SpainView Málaga Airport on a map View satellite image of Málaga Airport Set AGP as destination Airport Get more information about Málaga Airport
212,389.40 miles (19,938.76 km) NESeville Airport (SVQ)Seville, SpainView Seville Airport on a map View satellite image of Seville Airport Set SVQ as destination Airport Get more information about Seville Airport
312,386.33 miles (19,933.82 km) ENEJerez Airport (XRY)Jerez de la Frontera, SpainView Jerez Airport on a map View satellite image of Jerez Airport Set XRY as destination Airport Get more information about Jerez Airport
412,377.07 miles (19,918.92 km) NGibraltar International Airport (GIB)GibraltarView Gibraltar International Airport on a map View satellite image of Gibraltar International Airport Set GIB as destination Airport Get more information about Gibraltar International Airport
512,375.69 miles (19,916.69 km) NNWCórdoba Airport (ODB)Córdoba, SpainView Córdoba Airport on a map View satellite image of Córdoba Airport Set ODB as destination Airport Get more information about Córdoba Airport
612,359.53 miles (19,890.69 km) NCeuta Heliport (JCU)Ceuta, SpainView Ceuta Heliport on a map View satellite image of Ceuta Heliport Set JCU as destination Airport Get more information about Ceuta Heliport
712,356.95 miles (19,886.54 km) WGranada Airport (GRX)Granada, SpainView Granada Airport on a map View satellite image of Granada Airport Set GRX as destination Airport Get more information about Granada Airport
812,339.90 miles (19,859.09 km) NNETangier Ibn Battouta Airport (TNG)Tangier, MoroccoView Tangier Ibn Battouta Airport on a map View satellite image of Tangier Ibn Battouta Airport Set TNG as destination Airport Get more information about Tangier Ibn Battouta Airport
912,338.93 miles (19,857.53 km) NSania Ramel Airport (TTU)Tétouan, MoroccoView Sania Ramel Airport on a map View satellite image of Sania Ramel Airport Set TTU as destination Airport Get more information about Sania Ramel Airport
1012,338.93 miles (19,857.53 km) NSania Ramel Airport (SII)Sidi Ifni, MoroccoView Sania Ramel Airport on a map View satellite image of Sania Ramel Airport Set SII as destination Airport Get more information about Sania Ramel Airport
1112,292.36 miles (19,782.59 km) NNWCiudad Real Central Airport (CQM)Ciudad Real, SpainView Ciudad Real Central Airport on a map View satellite image of Ciudad Real Central Airport Set CQM as destination Airport Get more information about Ciudad Real Central Airport
1212,288.99 miles (19,777.17 km) NNWCherif Al Idrissi Airport (AHU)Al Hoceima, MoroccoView Cherif Al Idrissi Airport on a map View satellite image of Cherif Al Idrissi Airport Set AHU as destination Airport Get more information about Cherif Al Idrissi Airport
1312,284.67 miles (19,770.20 km) EFaro International Airport (FAO)Faro, PortugalView Faro International Airport on a map View satellite image of Faro International Airport Set FAO as destination Airport Get more information about Faro International Airport
1412,279.78 miles (19,762.34 km) NNEBadajoz Airport (BJZ)Badajoz, SpainView Badajoz Airport on a map View satellite image of Badajoz Airport Set BJZ as destination Airport Get more information about Badajoz Airport
1512,279.62 miles (19,762.09 km) WAlmería Airport (LEI)Almería, SpainView Almería Airport on a map View satellite image of Almería Airport Set LEI as destination Airport Get more information about Almería Airport