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IAD Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: IAD / KIAD
Airport Name: Washington Dulles International Airport
Location: Washington, D.C. / Virginia, United States
GPS Coordinates: 38°56'39"N by 77°27'20"W
Area Served: Washington metropolitan area
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 313 feet (95 meters)
# of Runways: 5
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Facts about Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD):

  • By the 1980s, the original design, which had mobile lounges meet each plane, was no longer well-suited to Dulles' role as a hub airport.
  • Because of Washington Dulles International Airport's relatively low elevation of 313 feet, planes can take off or land at Washington Dulles International 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.
  • United Airlines maintains one of two East Coast hubs at Dulles which handled 56.7% of scheduled air carrier passengers at the airport.JetBlue handled 6.8% of scheduled air carrier passengers.
  • The furthest airport from Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) is Margaret River Airport (MGV), which is located 11,659 miles (18,763 kilometers) away in Margaret River, Western Australia, Australia.
  • The main terminal was recognized by the American Institute of Architects in 1966 for its design concept.
  • Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) has 5 runways.
  • Loudoun County Transit provides a bus service which runs from the Dulles Town Center shopping center, to the airport, then to the Steven F.
  • In September 2009, a 121,700 square feet central Transportation Security Administration checkpoint was added on a new security mezzanine level of the main terminal.
  • The closest airport to Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) is Leesburg Executive Airport (JYO), which is located only 11 miles (17 kilometers) NNW of IAD.

Map of Nearest Airports from Washington Dulles International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Washington Dulles International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
110.73 miles (17.26 km) NNWLeesburg Executive Airport (JYO)Leesburg, Virginia, United StatesView Leesburg Executive Airport on a map Set JYO as destination Airport Get more information about Leesburg Executive Airport
215.74 miles (25.34 km) SSWManassas Regional Airport (HEF)Manassas, Virginia, United StatesView Manassas Regional Airport on a map Set HEF as destination Airport Get more information about Manassas Regional Airport
315.74 miles (25.34 km) SSWManassas Regional Airport (MNZ)Manassas, Virginia, United StatesView Manassas Regional Airport on a map Set MNZ as destination Airport Get more information about Manassas Regional Airport
421.68 miles (34.89 km) SEDavison Army Airfield (DAA)Fort Belvoir, Virginia, United StatesView Davison Army Airfield on a map Set DAA as destination Airport Get more information about Davison Army Airfield
521.93 miles (35.30 km) NEMontgomery County Airpark (GAI)Gaithersburg, Maryland, United StatesView Montgomery County Airpark on a map Set GAI as destination Airport Get more information about Montgomery County Airpark
623.37 miles (37.60 km) ESERonald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA)Arlington County, Virginia (near Washington, D.C.), United StatesView Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport on a map Set DCA as destination Airport Get more information about Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport
724.67 miles (39.70 km) ESEBolling Air Force Base (BOF)Washington, D.C., United StatesView Bolling Air Force Base on a map Set BOF as destination Airport Get more information about Bolling Air Force Base
828.77 miles (46.30 km) ECollege Park Airport (CGS)College Park, Maryland, United StatesView College Park Airport on a map Set CGS as destination Airport Get more information about College Park Airport
932.97 miles (53.07 km) NFrederick Municipal Airport (FDK)Frederick, Maryland, United StatesView Frederick Municipal Airport on a map Set FDK as destination Airport Get more information about Frederick Municipal Airport
1032.99 miles (53.10 km) ESEAndrews Field (ADW)Camp Springs, Maryland, United StatesView Andrews Field on a map Set ADW as destination Airport Get more information about Andrews Field
1138.63 miles (62.17 km) ENETipton Airport (FME)Odenton, Maryland, United StatesView Tipton Airport on a map Set FME as destination Airport Get more information about Tipton Airport
1239.44 miles (63.47 km) WNWWinchester Regional Airport (WGO)Winchester, Virginia, United StatesView Winchester Regional Airport on a map Set WGO as destination Airport Get more information about Winchester Regional Airport
1342.45 miles (68.31 km) NWEastern WV Regional Airport (MRB)Martinsburg, West Virginia, United StatesView Eastern WV Regional Airport on a map Set MRB as destination Airport Get more information about Eastern WV Regional Airport
1442.90 miles (69.05 km) WFront Royal–Warren County Airport (FRR)Front Royal, Virginia, United StatesView Front Royal–Warren County Airport on a map Set FRR as destination Airport Get more information about Front Royal–Warren County Airport
1545.16 miles (72.68 km) ENEBaltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI)between Baltimore, Maryland and Washington, D.C., United StatesView Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport on a map Set BWI as destination Airport Get more information about Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Washington Dulles International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Washington Dulles International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,658.57 miles (18,762.61 km) WSWMargaret River Airport (MGV)Margaret River, Western Australia, AustraliaView Margaret River Airport on a map Set MGV as destination Airport Get more information about Margaret River Airport
211,635.22 miles (18,725.03 km) WSWBusselton Regional Airport (BQB)Busselton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Busselton Regional Airport on a map Set BQB as destination Airport Get more information about Busselton Regional Airport
311,617.39 miles (18,696.33 km) WSWManjimup Airport (MJP)Manjimup, Western Australia, AustraliaView Manjimup Airport on a map Set MJP as destination Airport Get more information about Manjimup Airport
411,610.55 miles (18,685.33 km) WSWBunbury Airport (BUY)Bunbury, Western Australia, AustraliaView Bunbury Airport on a map Set BUY as destination Airport Get more information about Bunbury Airport
511,563.85 miles (18,610.17 km) WSWRottnest Airport (RTS)Rottnest Island, Western Australia, AustraliaView Rottnest Airport on a map Set RTS as destination Airport Get more information about Rottnest Airport
611,551.50 miles (18,590.29 km) WSWJandakot Airport (JAD)Jandakot, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jandakot Airport on a map Set JAD as destination Airport Get more information about Jandakot Airport
711,550.99 miles (18,589.47 km) WSWAlbany Airport (ALH)Albany, Western Australia, AustraliaView Albany Airport on a map Set ALH as destination Airport Get more information about Albany Airport
811,541.02 miles (18,573.43 km) WSWPerth Airport (PER)Perth, Western Australia, AustraliaView Perth Airport on a map Set PER as destination Airport Get more information about Perth Airport
911,522.36 miles (18,543.39 km) WSWKatanning Airport (KNI)Katanning, Western Australia, AustraliaView Katanning Airport on a map Set KNI as destination Airport Get more information about Katanning Airport
1011,509.73 miles (18,523.07 km) SWJurien Bay Airport (JUR)Jurien Bay, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jurien Bay Airport on a map Set JUR as destination Airport Get more information about Jurien Bay Airport
1111,449.38 miles (18,425.94 km) SWGeraldton Airport (GET)Geraldton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Geraldton Airport on a map Set GET as destination Airport Get more information about Geraldton Airport
1211,415.09 miles (18,370.76 km) SWMorawa Airport (MWB)Morawa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Morawa Airport on a map Set MWB as destination Airport Get more information about Morawa Airport
1311,408.12 miles (18,359.54 km) SWKalbarri Airport (KAX)Kalbarri, Western Australia, AustraliaView Kalbarri Airport on a map Set KAX as destination Airport Get more information about Kalbarri Airport
1411,399.95 miles (18,346.40 km) SWMullewa Airport (MXU)Mullewa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Mullewa Airport on a map Set MXU as destination Airport Get more information about Mullewa Airport
1511,330.97 miles (18,235.38 km) SWShark Bay Airport (MJK)Monkey Mia, Western Australia, AustraliaView Shark Bay Airport on a map Set MJK as destination Airport Get more information about Shark Bay Airport