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EGS Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: EGS / BIEG
Airport Names:
  1. Egilsstaðir Airport
  2. Egilsstaðaflugvöllur
Location: Egilsstaðir, Iceland
GPS Coordinates: 65°16'59"N by 14°24'5"W
Area Served: Egilsstaðir
Operator/Owner: Isavia
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 76 feet (23 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Egilsstaðir Airport (EGS):

  • Egilsstaðir Airport (EGS) currently has only 1 runway.
  • In addition to being known as "Egilsstaðir Airport", another name for EGS is "Egilsstaðaflugvöllur".
  • The furthest airport from Egilsstaðir Airport (EGS) is Ryan's Creek Aerodrome (SZS), which is located 11,163 miles (17,965 kilometers) away in Stewart Island, New Zealand.
  • Egilsstaðir Airport handled 101,424 passengers last year.
  • Because of Egilsstaðir Airport's relatively low elevation of 76 feet, planes can take off or land at Egilsstaðir 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 closest airport to Egilsstaðir Airport (EGS) is Vopnafjörður Airport (VPN), which is located 33 miles (53 kilometers) NNW of EGS.

Map of Nearest Airports from Egilsstaðir Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Egilsstaðir Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
132.84 miles (52.84 km) NNWVopnafjörður Airport (VPN)Vopnafjörður, IcelandView Vopnafjörður Airport on a map View satellite image of Vopnafjörður Airport Set VPN as destination Airport Get more information about Vopnafjörður Airport
269.83 miles (112.38 km) NNWÞórshöfn Airport (THO)Þórshöfn, IcelandView Þórshöfn Airport on a map View satellite image of Þórshöfn Airport Set THO as destination Airport Get more information about Þórshöfn Airport
372.45 miles (116.59 km) SSWHornafjörður Airport (HFN)Höfn, IcelandView Hornafjörður Airport on a map View satellite image of Hornafjörður Airport Set HFN as destination Airport Get more information about Hornafjörður Airport
497.85 miles (157.48 km) WNWHúsavík Airport (HZK)Húsavík, IcelandView Húsavík Airport on a map View satellite image of Húsavík Airport Set HZK as destination Airport Get more information about Húsavík Airport
5108.46 miles (174.54 km) WNWAkureyri Airport (AEY)Akureyri, IcelandView Akureyri Airport on a map View satellite image of Akureyri Airport Set AEY as destination Airport Get more information about Akureyri Airport
6134.21 miles (215.99 km) NWGrímsey Airport (GRY)Grímsey, IcelandView Grímsey Airport on a map View satellite image of Grímsey Airport Set GRY as destination Airport Get more information about Grímsey Airport
7141.10 miles (227.08 km) WNWSiglufjörður Airport (SIJ)Siglufjörður, IcelandView Siglufjörður Airport on a map View satellite image of Siglufjörður Airport Set SIJ as destination Airport Get more information about Siglufjörður Airport
8151.29 miles (243.48 km) WNWSauðárkrókur Airport (SAK)Sauðárkrókur, IcelandView Sauðárkrókur Airport on a map View satellite image of Sauðárkrókur Airport Set SAK as destination Airport Get more information about Sauðárkrókur Airport
9203.35 miles (327.25 km) WNWGjögur Airport (GJR)Gjögur, IcelandView Gjögur Airport on a map View satellite image of Gjögur Airport Set GJR as destination Airport Get more information about Gjögur Airport
10217.53 miles (350.09 km) WSWVestmannaeyjar Airport (VEY)Vestmannaeyjar, IcelandView Vestmannaeyjar Airport on a map View satellite image of Vestmannaeyjar Airport Set VEY as destination Airport Get more information about Vestmannaeyjar Airport
11236.22 miles (380.16 km) WSWReykjavík Airport (RKV)Reykjavík, IcelandView Reykjavík Airport on a map View satellite image of Reykjavík Airport Set RKV as destination Airport Get more information about Reykjavík Airport
12254.08 miles (408.91 km) WNWÍsafjörður Airport (IFJ)Ísafjörður, IcelandView Ísafjörður Airport on a map View satellite image of Ísafjörður Airport Set IFJ as destination Airport Get more information about Ísafjörður Airport
13258.65 miles (416.25 km) WSWKeflavík International Airport (KEF)Keflavík (near Reykjavík), IcelandView Keflavík International Airport on a map View satellite image of Keflavík International Airport Set KEF as destination Airport Get more information about Keflavík International Airport
14263.32 miles (423.78 km) WBíldudalur Airport (BIU)Bíldudalur, IcelandView Bíldudalur Airport on a map View satellite image of Bíldudalur Airport Set BIU as destination Airport Get more information about Bíldudalur Airport
15275.24 miles (442.96 km) WPatreksfjörður Airport (PFJ)Patreksfjörður, IcelandView Patreksfjörður Airport on a map View satellite image of Patreksfjörður Airport Set PFJ as destination Airport Get more information about Patreksfjörður Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Egilsstaðir Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Egilsstaðir Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,163.20 miles (17,965.38 km) SRyan'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
211,128.98 miles (17,910.31 km) SInvercargill 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
311,088.33 miles (17,844.90 km) SDunedin 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
411,042.63 miles (17,771.34 km) SAlexandra 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
511,031.75 miles (17,753.83 km) SQueenstown 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
611,017.93 miles (17,731.59 km) SOamaru 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
711,010.04 miles (17,718.89 km) SMilford Sound Airport (MFN)Milford Sound, New ZealandView Milford Sound Airport on a map View satellite image of Milford Sound Airport Set MFN as destination Airport Get more information about Milford Sound Airport
811,009.42 miles (17,717.89 km) SWanaka 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
910,971.32 miles (17,656.59 km) SRichard 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)
1010,949.63 miles (17,621.67 km) SGlentanner Aerodrome (GTN)Mount Cook, New ZealandView Glentanner Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Glentanner Aerodrome Set GTN as destination Airport Get more information about Glentanner Aerodrome
1110,940.58 miles (17,607.11 km) SSWAshburton 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
1210,939.97 miles (17,606.13 km) SMount Cook Airport (MON)Mount Cook, New ZealandView Mount Cook Airport on a map View satellite image of Mount Cook Airport Set MON as destination Airport Get more information about Mount Cook Airport
1310,919.51 miles (17,573.20 km) SFox Glacier Aerodrome (FGL)Fox Glacier, New ZealandView Fox Glacier Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Fox Glacier Aerodrome Set FGL as destination Airport Get more information about Fox Glacier Aerodrome
1410,907.50 miles (17,553.88 km) SSWChristchurch 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
1510,863.45 miles (17,482.98 km) SHokitika Airport (HKK)Hokitika, New ZealandView Hokitika Airport on a map View satellite image of Hokitika Airport Set HKK as destination Airport Get more information about Hokitika Airport