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HAM Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: HAM / EDDH
Airport Names:
  1. Hamburg Airport
  2. Flughafen Hamburg
Location: Hamburg / Fuhlsbüttel, Germany
GPS Coordinates: 53°37'49"N by 9°59'27"E
Area Served: Hamburg, Germany
Operator/Owner: FHG Flughafen Hamburg GmbH
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 53 feet (16 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Hamburg Airport (HAM):

  • Hamburg Airport handled 13,502,939 passengers last year.
  • Hamburg Airport, known in German as Flughafen Hamburg, is the international airport of Hamburg, the second-largest city in Germany.
  • The Plaza hosts the central security check as well as shops, restaurants, lounges and other service-facilities.
  • The furthest airport from Hamburg Airport (HAM) is Chatham Islands (CHT), which is located 11,698 miles (18,826 kilometers) away in Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New Zealand.
  • In addition to being known as "Hamburg Airport", another name for HAM is "Flughafen Hamburg".
  • Because of Hamburg Airport's relatively low elevation of 53 feet, planes can take off or land at Hamburg 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 Hamburg Airport (HAM) is Hamburg Finkenwerder Airport (XFW), which is located only 9 miles (15 kilometers) SW of HAM.
  • The airport was opened in January 1911 from private funding by the Hamburger Luftschiffhallen GmbH, making it the oldest airport in the world which is still in operation.
  • The airport's shareholders are the City of Hamburg and Hochtief AirPort.
  • Hamburg Airport (HAM) has 2 runways.

Map of Nearest Airports from Hamburg Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Hamburg Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
19.09 miles (14.62 km) SWHamburg Finkenwerder Airport (XFW)Hamburg, GermanyView Hamburg Finkenwerder Airport on a map Set XFW as destination Airport Get more information about Hamburg Finkenwerder Airport
232.13 miles (51.71 km) ENELübeck Airport (LBC)Lübeck (near Hamburg), Schleswig-Holstein, GermanyView Lübeck Airport on a map Set LBC as destination Airport Get more information about Lübeck Airport
352.14 miles (83.91 km) NKiel Holtenau Airport (KEL)Kiel, Schleswig-Holstein, GermanyView Kiel Holtenau Airport on a map Set KEL as destination Airport Get more information about Kiel Holtenau Airport
455.27 miles (88.95 km) WNordholz Naval Airbase (FCN)Nordholz, GermanyView Nordholz Naval Airbase on a map Set FCN as destination Airport Get more information about Nordholz Naval Airbase
557.32 miles (92.25 km) NWHeide-Büsum Airport (HEI)Heide, Schleswig-Holstein, GermanyView Heide-Büsum Airport on a map Set HEI as destination Airport Get more information about Heide-Büsum Airport
658.82 miles (94.66 km) WBremerhaven Airport (BRV)Bremerhaven, Bremen, GermanyView Bremerhaven Airport on a map Set BRV as destination Airport Get more information about Bremerhaven Airport
763.95 miles (102.92 km) SWBremen Airport (BRE)Bremen, GermanyView Bremen Airport on a map Set BRE as destination Airport Get more information about Bremen Airport
871.81 miles (115.57 km) SCelle Air Base (ZCN)Celle, GermanyView Celle Air Base on a map Set ZCN as destination Airport Get more information about Celle Air Base
974.86 miles (120.47 km) ESchwerin-Parchim Airport (SZW)Parchim, GermanyView Schwerin-Parchim Airport on a map Set SZW as destination Airport Get more information about Schwerin-Parchim Airport
1081.80 miles (131.64 km) SHannover Airport (HAJ)Hanover, Lower Saxony, GermanyView Hannover Airport on a map Set HAJ as destination Airport Get more information about Hannover Airport
1185.49 miles (137.59 km) WWangerooge Airport (AGE)Wangerooge, Lower Saxony, GermanyView Wangerooge Airport on a map Set AGE as destination Airport Get more information about Wangerooge Airport
1292.53 miles (148.91 km) NSønderborg Airport (SGD)Sønderborg, DenmarkView Sønderborg Airport on a map Set SGD as destination Airport Get more information about Sønderborg Airport
1392.83 miles (149.39 km) WNWHeligoland Airport (HGL)Düne, Helgoland, Schleswig-Holstein, GermanyView Heligoland Airport on a map Set HGL as destination Airport Get more information about Heligoland Airport
1494.29 miles (151.74 km) NELolland Falster Airport (MRW)Lolland Falster, DenmarkView Lolland Falster Airport on a map Set MRW as destination Airport Get more information about Lolland Falster Airport
1595.48 miles (153.67 km) ENERostock–Laage Airport (RLG)Rostock, GermanyView Rostock–Laage Airport on a map Set RLG as destination Airport Get more information about Rostock–Laage Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Hamburg Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Hamburg Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,698.09 miles (18,826.20 km) SSEChatham Islands (CHT)Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New ZealandView Chatham Islands on a map Set CHT as destination Airport Get more information about Chatham Islands
211,410.93 miles (18,364.07 km) ESEDunedin International Airport (DUD)Dunedin, Otago, New ZealandView Dunedin International Airport on a map Set DUD as destination Airport Get more information about Dunedin International Airport
311,400.88 miles (18,347.89 km) ESEOamaru Airport (OAM)Oamaru, North Otago, New ZealandView Oamaru Airport on a map Set OAM as destination Airport Get more information about Oamaru Airport
411,379.69 miles (18,313.79 km) SEChristchurch International Airport (CHC)Christchurch, New ZealandView Christchurch International Airport on a map Set CHC as destination Airport Get more information about Christchurch International Airport
511,375.25 miles (18,306.65 km) ESEAshburton Aerodrome (ASG)Ashburton, New ZealandView Ashburton Aerodrome on a map Set ASG as destination Airport Get more information about Ashburton Aerodrome
611,374.60 miles (18,305.59 km) ESERichard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport) (TIU)Timaru, New ZealandView Richard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport) on a map Set TIU as destination Airport Get more information about Richard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport)
711,369.81 miles (18,297.88 km) ESERyan's Creek Aerodrome (SZS)Stewart Island, New ZealandView Ryan's Creek Aerodrome on a map Set SZS as destination Airport Get more information about Ryan's Creek Aerodrome
811,358.88 miles (18,280.30 km) ESEInvercargill Airport (IVC)Invercargill, New ZealandView Invercargill Airport on a map Set IVC as destination Airport Get more information about Invercargill Airport
911,358.79 miles (18,280.15 km) SEKaikoura Aerodrome (KBZ)Kaikoura, New ZealandView Kaikoura Aerodrome on a map Set KBZ as destination Airport Get more information about Kaikoura Aerodrome
1011,348.76 miles (18,264.01 km) ESEAlexandra Aerodrome (ALR)Alexandra, New ZealandView Alexandra Aerodrome on a map Set ALR as destination Airport Get more information about Alexandra Aerodrome
1111,337.94 miles (18,246.60 km) SEHood Aerodrome (MRO)Masterton, New ZealandView Hood Aerodrome on a map Set MRO as destination Airport Get more information about Hood Aerodrome
1211,334.51 miles (18,241.08 km) SEWellington International Airport (WLG)Wellington, New ZealandView Wellington International Airport on a map Set WLG as destination Airport Get more information about Wellington International Airport
1311,322.14 miles (18,221.18 km) ESEWanaka Airport (WKA)Wanaka, New ZealandView Wanaka Airport on a map Set WKA as destination Airport Get more information about Wanaka Airport
1411,317.30 miles (18,213.39 km) SEWoodbourne Airport (BHE)Blenheim, New ZealandView Woodbourne Airport on a map Set BHE as destination Airport Get more information about Woodbourne Airport
1511,316.56 miles (18,212.19 km) ESEQueenstown Airport (ZQN)Queenstown, New ZealandView Queenstown Airport on a map Set ZQN as destination Airport Get more information about Queenstown Airport