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BKK Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: BKK / VTBS (VTBD
Airport Names:
  1. Suvarnabhumi Airport
  2. ท่าอากาศยานสุวรรณภูมิ
  3. VTBS
Location: Bangkok, Thailand
GPS Coordinates: 13°41'33"N by 100°45'0"E
Area Served: Bangkok
Operator/Owner: Airports of Thailand
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 5 feet (2 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK):

  • Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK) has 2 runways.
  • Many difficulties were recorded in the first few days of the airport's operation.
  • In addition to being known as "Suvarnabhumi Airport", other names for BKK include "ท่าอากาศยานสุวรรณภูมิ" and "VTBS".
  • The furthest airport from Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK) is Jorge Chávez International Airport (LIM), which is nearly antipodal to Suvarnabhumi Airport (meaning Suvarnabhumi Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Jorge Chávez International Airport), and is located 12,252 miles (19,718 kilometers) away in Callao (near Lima), Peru.
  • Fifty percent of the airport's construction cost was covered by Airports of Thailand, while the another 50% was from a friendly agreement of AOT and the Japan Bank for International Cooperation.
  • The closest airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK) is Suvarnabhumi Airport (NBK), which is located only 0 mile (0 kilometer) N of BKK.
  • In January 2007, Thai Airways announced a plan to move some of its domestic operations back to Don Muang International Airport due to overcrowding.
  • Because of Suvarnabhumi Airport's relatively low elevation of 5 feet, planes can take off or land at Suvarnabhumi 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.

Map of Nearest Airports from Suvarnabhumi Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Suvarnabhumi Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
10.00 miles (0.00 km) NSuvarnabhumi Airport (NBK)Bangkok, ThailandView Suvarnabhumi Airport on a map View satellite image of Suvarnabhumi Airport Set NBK as destination Airport Get more information about Suvarnabhumi Airport
217.99 miles (28.95 km) NNWDon Mueang International Airport (DMK)Don Muang, Bangkok, ThailandView Don Mueang International Airport on a map View satellite image of Don Mueang International Airport Set DMK as destination Airport Get more information about Don Mueang International Airport
372.05 miles (115.95 km) SSEU-Tapao-Rayong-Pattaya International Airport (UTP)Rayong, ThailandView U-Tapao-Rayong-Pattaya International Airport on a map View satellite image of U-Tapao-Rayong-Pattaya International Airport Set UTP as destination Airport Get more information about U-Tapao-Rayong-Pattaya International Airport
490.63 miles (145.86 km) SWHua Hin Airport (HHQ)Hua Hin, ThailandView Hua Hin Airport on a map View satellite image of Hua Hin Airport Set HHQ as destination Airport Get more information about Hua Hin Airport
5135.95 miles (218.80 km) NENakhon Ratchasima Airport (NAK)Nakhon Ratchasima, ThailandView Nakhon Ratchasima Airport on a map View satellite image of Nakhon Ratchasima Airport Set NAK as destination Airport Get more information about Nakhon Ratchasima Airport
6144.07 miles (231.85 km) SETrat Airport (TDX)Trat, ThailandView Trat Airport on a map View satellite image of Trat Airport Set TDX as destination Airport Get more information about Trat Airport
7167.38 miles (269.37 km) WSWMyeik Airport (MGZ)Myeik, Myanmar (Burma)View Myeik Airport on a map View satellite image of Myeik Airport Set MGZ as destination Airport Get more information about Myeik Airport
8171.34 miles (275.74 km) ESEBattambang Airport (BBM)Battambang, CambodiaView Battambang Airport on a map View satellite image of Battambang Airport Set BBM as destination Airport Get more information about Battambang Airport
9173.13 miles (278.63 km) WDawei Airport (TVY)Dawei, Myanmar (Burma)View Dawei Airport on a map View satellite image of Dawei Airport Set TVY as destination Airport Get more information about Dawei Airport
10198.18 miles (318.94 km) ENEBuriram Airport (BFV)Buriram (Buri Ram), ThailandView Buriram Airport on a map View satellite image of Buriram Airport Set BFV as destination Airport Get more information about Buriram Airport
11206.64 miles (332.56 km) ESiem Reap-Angkor International Airport (REP)Siem Reap, CambodiaView Siem Reap-Angkor International Airport on a map View satellite image of Siem Reap-Angkor International Airport Set REP as destination Airport Get more information about Siem Reap-Angkor International Airport
12208.25 miles (335.15 km) NPhetchabun Airport (PHY)Phetchabun, ThailandView Phetchabun Airport on a map View satellite image of Phetchabun Airport Set PHY as destination Airport Get more information about Phetchabun Airport
13208.80 miles (336.02 km) SEKoh Kong Airport (KKZ)Koh Kong, Koh Kong Province, CambodiaView Koh Kong Airport on a map View satellite image of Koh Kong Airport Set KKZ as destination Airport Get more information about Koh Kong Airport
14226.32 miles (364.22 km) SSWChumphon Airport (CJM)Chumphon, ThailandView Chumphon Airport on a map View satellite image of Chumphon Airport Set CJM as destination Airport Get more information about Chumphon Airport
15234.82 miles (377.91 km) NEKhon Kaen Airport (KKC)Khon Kaen, ThailandView Khon Kaen Airport on a map View satellite image of Khon Kaen Airport Set KKC as destination Airport Get more information about Khon Kaen Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Suvarnabhumi Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Suvarnabhumi Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,252.37 miles (19,718.22 km) SWJorge Chávez International Airport (LIM)Callao (near Lima), PeruView Jorge Chávez International Airport on a map View satellite image of Jorge Chávez International Airport Set LIM as destination Airport Get more information about Jorge Chávez International Airport
212,233.41 miles (19,687.71 km) WCapitán FAP Renán Elías Olivera International Airport (PIO)Pisco, PeruView Capitán FAP Renán Elías Olivera International Airport on a map View satellite image of Capitán FAP Renán Elías Olivera International Airport Set PIO as destination Airport Get more information about Capitán FAP Renán Elías Olivera International Airport
312,150.13 miles (19,553.69 km) WSWJauja AirportFrancisco Carle Airport (JAU)Jauja, PeruView Jauja AirportFrancisco Carle Airport on a map View satellite image of Jauja AirportFrancisco Carle Airport Set JAU as destination Airport Get more information about Jauja AirportFrancisco Carle Airport
412,138.62 miles (19,535.16 km) WSWMaria Reiche Neuman Airport (NZC)Nazca, Ica Region, PeruView Maria Reiche Neuman Airport on a map View satellite image of Maria Reiche Neuman Airport Set NZC as destination Airport Get more information about Maria Reiche Neuman Airport
512,119.10 miles (19,503.75 km) STeniente FAP Jaime Montreuil Morales Airport (CHM)Chimbote, Ancash Region, PeruView Teniente FAP Jaime Montreuil Morales Airport on a map View satellite image of Teniente FAP Jaime Montreuil Morales Airport Set CHM as destination Airport Get more information about Teniente FAP Jaime Montreuil Morales Airport
612,116.43 miles (19,499.46 km) SSWComandante FAP Germán Arias Graziani Airport (ATA)Huaraz, PeruView Comandante FAP Germán Arias Graziani Airport on a map View satellite image of Comandante FAP Germán Arias Graziani Airport Set ATA as destination Airport Get more information about Comandante FAP Germán Arias Graziani Airport
712,102.38 miles (19,476.84 km) SWAlf. FAP David Figueroa Fernandini (HUU)Huánuco, Huánuco Region, PeruView Alf. FAP David Figueroa Fernandini on a map View satellite image of Alf. FAP David Figueroa Fernandini Set HUU as destination Airport Get more information about Alf. FAP David Figueroa Fernandini
812,095.67 miles (19,466.04 km) WCoronel FAP Alfredo Mendívil Duarte Airport (AYP)Ayacucho, PeruView Coronel FAP Alfredo Mendívil Duarte Airport on a map View satellite image of Coronel FAP Alfredo Mendívil Duarte Airport Set AYP as destination Airport Get more information about Coronel FAP Alfredo Mendívil Duarte Airport
912,095.67 miles (19,466.04 km) WCoronel FAP Alfredo Mendívil Duarte Airport (AYC)Ayacucho, PeruView Coronel FAP Alfredo Mendívil Duarte Airport on a map View satellite image of Coronel FAP Alfredo Mendívil Duarte Airport Set AYC as destination Airport Get more information about Coronel FAP Alfredo Mendívil Duarte Airport
1012,061.42 miles (19,410.92 km) SWTingo María Airport (TGI)Tingo María, PeruView Tingo María Airport on a map View satellite image of Tingo María Airport Set TGI as destination Airport Get more information about Tingo María Airport
1112,048.99 miles (19,390.92 km) SCapitán FAP Carlos Martínez de Pinillos International Airport (TRU)Trujillo, PeruView Capitán FAP Carlos Martínez de Pinillos International Airport on a map View satellite image of Capitán FAP Carlos Martínez de Pinillos International Airport Set TRU as destination Airport Get more information about Capitán FAP Carlos Martínez de Pinillos International Airport
1212,040.94 miles (19,377.97 km) WAndahuaylas Airport (ANS)Andahuaylas, PeruView Andahuaylas Airport on a map View satellite image of Andahuaylas Airport Set ANS as destination Airport Get more information about Andahuaylas Airport
1311,981.07 miles (19,281.61 km) SMayor General FAP Armando Revoredo Iglesias (CJA)Cajamarca, PeruView Mayor General FAP Armando Revoredo Iglesias on a map View satellite image of Mayor General FAP Armando Revoredo Iglesias Set CJA as destination Airport Get more information about Mayor General FAP Armando Revoredo Iglesias
1411,958.08 miles (19,244.61 km) SCap. FAP José A. Quiñones González International Airport (CIX)Chiclayo, PeruView Cap. FAP José A. Quiñones González International Airport on a map View satellite image of Cap. FAP José A. Quiñones González International Airport Set CIX as destination Airport Get more information about Cap. FAP José A. Quiñones González International Airport
1511,954.70 miles (19,239.18 km) SSWJuanjuí Airport (JJI)Juanjuí, PeruView Juanjuí Airport on a map View satellite image of Juanjuí Airport Set JJI as destination Airport Get more information about Juanjuí Airport