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BOJ Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: BOJ / LBBG
Airport Names:
  1. Burgas Airport
  2. Bourgas Airport
  3. Sarafovo Airport
  4. Летище Бургас
Location: Burgas, Bulgaria
GPS Coordinates: 42°34'13"N by 27°30'55"E
Area Served: Burgas
Operator/Owner: Fraport Twin Star Airport Management
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 135 feet (41 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Burgas Airport (BOJ):

  • The Taxi Piazza is located in front of the Arrivals Terminal at Burgas Airport.
  • On 18 July 2012 a bomb exploded on a passenger bus transporting Israeli tourists at the Burgas Airport.
  • Burgas Airport (BOJ) currently has only 1 runway.
  • On 27 June 1937 the French company CIDNA, chose the area of Burgas Airport to build a radio station and signed a contract with the Bulgarian government for its use.
  • In addition to being known as "Burgas Airport", other names for BOJ include "Bourgas Airport", "Sarafovo Airport" and "Летище Бургас".
  • The furthest airport from Burgas Airport (BOJ) is Chatham Islands (CHT), which is located 11,230 miles (18,074 kilometers) away in Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New Zealand.
  • Burgas Airport handled 235,686 passengers last year.
  • On 29 June 1947, Balkan Bulgarian Airlines began domestic flights between Burgas, Plovdiv and Sofia, using Junkers Ju 52/3m aircraft.
  • The closest airport to Burgas Airport (BOJ) is Varna Airport Aksakovo (VAR), which is located 48 miles (78 kilometers) NNE of BOJ.
  • Because of Burgas Airport's relatively low elevation of 135 feet, planes can take off or land at Burgas 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 Burgas Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Burgas Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
148.33 miles (77.78 km) NNEVarna Airport Aksakovo (VAR)Varna, BulgariaView Varna Airport Aksakovo on a map View satellite image of Varna Airport Aksakovo Set VAR as destination Airport Get more information about Varna Airport Aksakovo
259.77 miles (96.19 km) WBezmer Air Base (JAM)Yambol (Jambol), BulgariaView Bezmer Air Base on a map View satellite image of Bezmer Air Base Set JAM as destination Airport Get more information about Bezmer Air Base
395.73 miles (154.06 km) WStara Zagora Airport (SZR)Stara Zagora, BulgariaView Stara Zagora Airport on a map View satellite image of Stara Zagora Airport Set SZR as destination Airport Get more information about Stara Zagora Airport
499.72 miles (160.49 km) WNWGorna Oryahovitsa Airport (GOZ)Gorna Oryahovitsa, BulgariaView Gorna Oryahovitsa Airport on a map View satellite image of Gorna Oryahovitsa Airport Set GOZ as destination Airport Get more information about Gorna Oryahovitsa Airport
5101.10 miles (162.70 km) SSEÇorlu Airport (TEQ)Tekirdag, TurkeyView Çorlu Airport on a map View satellite image of Çorlu Airport Set TEQ as destination Airport Get more information about Çorlu Airport
6106.66 miles (171.65 km) WSWHaskovo Malevo Airport (HKV)Haskovo, BulgariaView Haskovo Malevo Airport on a map View satellite image of Haskovo Malevo Airport Set HKV as destination Airport Get more information about Haskovo Malevo Airport
7106.98 miles (172.17 km) NWRuse Airport (ROU)Rousse, BulgariaView Ruse Airport on a map View satellite image of Ruse Airport Set ROU as destination Airport Get more information about Ruse Airport
8128.88 miles (207.42 km) SSEIstanbul Atatürk Airport (IST)Istanbul, TurkeyView Istanbul Atatürk Airport on a map View satellite image of Istanbul Atatürk Airport Set IST as destination Airport Get more information about Istanbul Atatürk Airport
9133.08 miles (214.17 km) NNEConstanţa Mihail Kogălniceanu International Airport (CND)Constanța, RomaniaView Constanţa Mihail Kogălniceanu International Airport on a map View satellite image of Constanţa Mihail Kogălniceanu International Airport Set CND as destination Airport Get more information about Constanţa Mihail Kogălniceanu International Airport
10139.79 miles (224.96 km) WSWPlovdiv Airport (PDV)Plovdiv, BulgariaView Plovdiv Airport on a map View satellite image of Plovdiv Airport Set PDV as destination Airport Get more information about Plovdiv Airport
11143.16 miles (230.40 km) SWAlexandroupolis International Airport (AXD)Alexandroupolis, GreeceView Alexandroupolis International Airport on a map View satellite image of Alexandroupolis International Airport Set AXD as destination Airport Get more information about Alexandroupolis International Airport
12147.98 miles (238.15 km) SEİstanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport (SAW)Istanbul, TurkeyView İstanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport on a map View satellite image of İstanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport Set SAW as destination Airport Get more information about İstanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport
13151.13 miles (243.23 km) NNWBucharest Băneasa Aurel Vlaicu International Airport (BBU)Bucharest, RomaniaView Bucharest Băneasa Aurel Vlaicu International Airport on a map View satellite image of Bucharest Băneasa Aurel Vlaicu International Airport Set BBU as destination Airport Get more information about Bucharest Băneasa Aurel Vlaicu International Airport
14155.68 miles (250.54 km) NNWBucharest Henri Coandǎ International Airport (OTP)Otopeni (near Bucharest), RomaniaView Bucharest Henri Coandǎ International Airport on a map View satellite image of Bucharest Henri Coandǎ International Airport Set OTP as destination Airport Get more information about Bucharest Henri Coandǎ International Airport
15157.46 miles (253.41 km) SBandırma Airport (BDM)Bandırma, TurkeyView Bandırma Airport on a map View satellite image of Bandırma Airport Set BDM as destination Airport Get more information about Bandırma Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Burgas Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Burgas Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,230.39 miles (18,073.51 km) ESEChatham 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
211,043.88 miles (17,773.36 km) SRurutu Airport (RUR)Rurutu, French PolynesiaView Rurutu Airport on a map View satellite image of Rurutu Airport Set RUR as destination Airport Get more information about Rurutu Airport
310,974.44 miles (17,661.60 km) SSEMangaia Island Airport (MGS)Mangaia Island, Cook IslandsView Mangaia Island Airport on a map View satellite image of Mangaia Island Airport Set MGS as destination Airport Get more information about Mangaia Island Airport
410,900.78 miles (17,543.06 km) SSERarotonga International Airport (RAR)Avarua, Cook IslandsView Rarotonga International Airport on a map View satellite image of Rarotonga International Airport Set RAR as destination Airport Get more information about Rarotonga International Airport
510,872.53 miles (17,497.60 km) EGisborne Airport (GIS)Gisborne, New ZealandView Gisborne Airport on a map View satellite image of Gisborne Airport Set GIS as destination Airport Get more information about Gisborne Airport
610,861.20 miles (17,479.36 km) SSEAkatoka Manava Airport (Mauke Airport) (MUK)Mauke Island, Cook IslandsView Akatoka Manava Airport (Mauke Airport) on a map View satellite image of Akatoka Manava Airport (Mauke Airport) Set MUK as destination Airport Get more information about Akatoka Manava Airport (Mauke Airport)
710,837.31 miles (17,440.91 km) SSEMitiaro Island Airport (MOI)Mitiaro Island, Cook IslandsView Mitiaro Island Airport on a map View satellite image of Mitiaro Island Airport Set MOI as destination Airport Get more information about Mitiaro Island Airport
810,833.91 miles (17,435.45 km) EHawke's Bay Airport (NPE)Napier, New ZealandView Hawke's Bay Airport on a map View satellite image of Hawke's Bay Airport Set NPE as destination Airport Get more information about Hawke's Bay Airport
910,800.64 miles (17,381.91 km) EWhakatane 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
1010,799.96 miles (17,380.81 km) EHood 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
1110,787.25 miles (17,360.35 km) EPalmerston North Airport (PMR)Palmerston North, New ZealandView Palmerston North Airport on a map View satellite image of Palmerston North Airport Set PMR as destination Airport Get more information about Palmerston North Airport
1210,777.93 miles (17,345.35 km) ETaupo 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
1310,774.90 miles (17,340.48 km) ERotorua 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
1410,766.20 miles (17,326.48 km) EKapiti Coast Airport (PPQ)Paraparaumu Beach, New ZealandView Kapiti Coast Airport on a map View satellite image of Kapiti Coast Airport Set PPQ as destination Airport Get more information about Kapiti Coast Airport
1510,764.18 miles (17,323.23 km) EWellington 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