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BNK Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: BNK / YBNA
Airport Name: Ballina Byron Gateway Airport
Location: Ballina, New South Wales, Australia
GPS Coordinates: 28°49'59"S by 153°33'42"E
Operator/Owner: Ballina Shire Council
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 7 feet (2 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Ballina Byron Gateway Airport (BNK):

  • The furthest airport from Ballina Byron Gateway Airport (BNK) is La Palma Airport (SPC), which is located 11,911 miles (19,168 kilometers) away in La Palma, Canary Islands, Spain.
  • Ballina Byron Gateway Airport handled 291,322 passengers last year.
  • In 2005 Ballina Airport was renamed Ballina Byron Gateway Airport in a bid to attract more people to the area.
  • The closest airport to Ballina Byron Gateway Airport (BNK) is Lismore Airport (LSY), which is located only 18 miles (29 kilometers) W of BNK.
  • Because of Ballina Byron Gateway Airport's relatively low elevation of 7 feet, planes can take off or land at Ballina Byron Gateway 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.
  • The upgrade will in the future involve a taxiway being built for the runway and many more facilities for the airport.
  • Ballina Byron Gateway Airport (BNK) currently has only 1 runway.

Map of Nearest Airports from Ballina Byron Gateway Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Ballina Byron Gateway Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
118.26 miles (29.39 km) WLismore Airport (LSY)Lismore, New South Wales, AustraliaView Lismore Airport on a map Set LSY as destination Airport Get more information about Lismore Airport
219.90 miles (32.03 km) SSWEvans Head Memorial Aerodrome (EVH)Evans Head, New South Wales, AustraliaView Evans Head Memorial Aerodrome on a map Set EVH as destination Airport Get more information about Evans Head Memorial Aerodrome
346.31 miles (74.52 km) NGold Coast Airport (OOL)Coolangatta, Queensland, AustraliaView Gold Coast Airport on a map Set OOL as destination Airport Get more information about Gold Coast Airport
471.59 miles (115.22 km) SSWClarence Valley Regional Airport (GFN)Grafton, New South Wales, AustraliaView Clarence Valley Regional Airport on a map Set GFN as destination Airport Get more information about Clarence Valley Regional Airport
5103.76 miles (166.99 km) NNWBrisbane Airport (BNE)Brisbane, Queensland, AustraliaView Brisbane Airport on a map Set BNE as destination Airport Get more information about Brisbane Airport
6106.14 miles (170.82 km) SSWCoffs Harbour Airport (CFS)Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, AustraliaView Coffs Harbour Airport on a map Set CFS as destination Airport Get more information about Coffs Harbour Airport
7126.35 miles (203.33 km) WStanthorpe Airport (SNH)Stanthorpe, Queensland, AustraliaView Stanthorpe Airport on a map Set SNH as destination Airport Get more information about Stanthorpe Airport
8126.93 miles (204.27 km) WSWGlen Innes Airport (GLI)Glen Innes, New South Wales, AustraliaView Glen Innes Airport on a map Set GLI as destination Airport Get more information about Glen Innes Airport
9143.12 miles (230.33 km) NNWCaloundra Airport (CUD)Caloundra, Queensland, AustraliaView Caloundra Airport on a map Set CUD as destination Airport Get more information about Caloundra Airport
10156.74 miles (252.24 km) NSunshine-Coast-Airport (MCY)Marcoola, Queensland, AustraliaView Sunshine-Coast-Airport on a map Set MCY as destination Airport Get more information about Sunshine-Coast-Airport
11161.94 miles (260.62 km) SSWKempsey Airport (KPS)Kempsey, New South Wales, AustraliaView Kempsey Airport on a map Set KPS as destination Airport Get more information about Kempsey Airport
12162.80 miles (262.00 km) WSWInverell Airport (IVR)Inverell, New South Wales, AustraliaView Inverell Airport on a map Set IVR as destination Airport Get more information about Inverell Airport
13165.36 miles (266.12 km) SWArmidale Airport (ARM)Armidale, New South Wales, AustraliaView Armidale Airport on a map Set ARM as destination Airport Get more information about Armidale Airport
14183.89 miles (295.95 km) NNWGympie Airport (GYP)Gympie, Queensland, AustraliaView Gympie Airport on a map Set GYP as destination Airport Get more information about Gympie Airport
15184.59 miles (297.07 km) SSWPort Macquarie Airport (PQQ)Port Macquarie, New South Wales, AustraliaView Port Macquarie Airport on a map Set PQQ as destination Airport Get more information about Port Macquarie Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Ballina Byron Gateway Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Ballina Byron Gateway Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,910.65 miles (19,168.29 km) WLa Palma Airport (SPC)La Palma, Canary Islands, SpainView La Palma Airport on a map Set SPC as destination Airport Get more information about La Palma Airport
211,873.78 miles (19,108.94 km) WLa Gomera Airport (GMZ)Alajeró / San Sebastián, Canary Islands, SpainView La Gomera Airport on a map Set GMZ as destination Airport Get more information about La Gomera Airport
311,869.57 miles (19,102.18 km) NSanta Maria Airport (SMA)Santa Maria, PortugalView Santa Maria Airport on a map Set SMA as destination Airport Get more information about Santa Maria Airport
411,835.10 miles (19,046.70 km) WTenerife-South Airport (TFS)Tenerife, Canary Islands, SpainView Tenerife-South Airport on a map Set TFS as destination Airport Get more information about Tenerife-South Airport
511,824.35 miles (19,029.40 km) WTenerife North Airport (TFN)Tenerife, Canary Islands, SpainView Tenerife North Airport on a map Set TFN as destination Airport Get more information about Tenerife North Airport
611,819.80 miles (19,022.07 km) NJoão Paulo II Airport (PDL)Ponta Delgada, Azores, PortugalView João Paulo II Airport on a map Set PDL as destination Airport Get more information about João Paulo II Airport
711,804.62 miles (18,997.65 km) WNWMadeira Airport (FNC)Funchal, Madeira, PortugalView Madeira Airport on a map Set FNC as destination Airport Get more information about Madeira Airport
811,771.60 miles (18,944.50 km) WNWPorto Santo Airport (PXO)Porto Santo, Madeira, PortugalView Porto Santo Airport on a map Set PXO as destination Airport Get more information about Porto Santo Airport
911,762.36 miles (18,929.64 km) WGran Canaria Airport (LPA)Las Palmas, Canary Islands, SpainView Gran Canaria Airport on a map Set LPA as destination Airport Get more information about Gran Canaria Airport
1011,755.39 miles (18,918.42 km) NPico Airport (PIX)Pico Island, Azores, PortugalView Pico Airport on a map Set PIX as destination Airport Get more information about Pico Airport
1111,754.89 miles (18,917.61 km) NHorta International Airport (HOR)Horta, Azores, PortugalView Horta International Airport on a map Set HOR as destination Airport Get more information about Horta International Airport
1211,749.78 miles (18,909.39 km) NLajes Air Base (TER)Lajes, Azores, PortugalView Lajes Air Base on a map Set TER as destination Airport Get more information about Lajes Air Base
1311,722.16 miles (18,864.94 km) NGraciosa Airport (GRW)Graciosa Island, Azores, PortugalView Graciosa Airport on a map Set GRW as destination Airport Get more information about Graciosa Airport
1411,696.61 miles (18,823.82 km) WNWDakhla Airport (VIL)Dakhla, Western SaharaView Dakhla Airport on a map Set VIL as destination Airport Get more information about Dakhla Airport
1511,674.21 miles (18,787.78 km) WFuerteventura Airport (FUE)Puerto del Rosario, Fuerteventura, Canary Islands, SpainView Fuerteventura Airport on a map Set FUE as destination Airport Get more information about Fuerteventura Airport