Share this airport:

KGC Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: KGC / YKSC
Airport Name: Kingscote Airport
Location: Kingscote, South Australia, Australia
GPS Coordinates: 35°42'50"S by 137°31'18"E
Area Served: Kangaroo Island
Operator/Owner: Kangaroo Island Council
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 24 feet (7 meters)
# of Runways: 3
View all routes: Routes from KGC

Jump to:

Facts about Kingscote Airport (KGC):

  • From 1986 to 1990, Lloyd Aviation operated Embraer EMB 110 Bandeirante aircraft, before flying the Irish-made Short 330.
  • The closest airport to Kingscote Airport (KGC) is Adelaide Airport (ADL), which is located 78 miles (125 kilometers) NE of KGC.
  • Kingscote Airport handled 51,021 passengers last year.
  • Kingscote Airport (KGC) has 3 runways.
  • Because of Kingscote Airport's relatively low elevation of 24 feet, planes can take off or land at Kingscote 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.
  • In competition with the larger aircraft, and generally with more flexible timetables, a succession of smaller airlines from the 1980s tried with varying success to maintain a 'second string' presence.
  • The furthest airport from Kingscote Airport (KGC) is Flores Airport (FLW), which is located 11,764 miles (18,933 kilometers) away in Flores Island, Azores, Portugal.

Map of Nearest Airports from Kingscote Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Kingscote Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
177.82 miles (125.24 km) NEAdelaide Airport (ADL)Adelaide, South Australia, AustraliaView Adelaide Airport on a map View satellite image of Adelaide Airport Set ADL as destination Airport Get more information about Adelaide Airport
2145.91 miles (234.81 km) NNWCowell Airport (CCW)Cowell, South Australia, AustraliaView Cowell Airport on a map View satellite image of Cowell Airport Set CCW as destination Airport Get more information about Cowell Airport
3150.01 miles (241.42 km) NNWCleve Airport (CVC)Cleve, South Australia, AustraliaView Cleve Airport on a map View satellite image of Cleve Airport Set CVC as destination Airport Get more information about Cleve Airport
4173.12 miles (278.60 km) NPort Pirie Airport (PPI)Port Pirie, South Australia, AustraliaView Port Pirie Airport on a map View satellite image of Port Pirie Airport Set PPI as destination Airport Get more information about Port Pirie Airport
5206.97 miles (333.08 km) ENERenmark Airport (RMK)Renmark, South Australia, AustraliaView Renmark Airport on a map View satellite image of Renmark Airport Set RMK as destination Airport Get more information about Renmark Airport
6228.81 miles (368.23 km) SEMount Gambier Airport (MGB)Mount Gambier, AustraliaView Mount Gambier Airport on a map View satellite image of Mount Gambier Airport Set MGB as destination Airport Get more information about Mount Gambier Airport
7267.60 miles (430.65 km) ESEHorsham Airport (HSM)Horsham, Victoria, AustraliaView Horsham Airport on a map View satellite image of Horsham Airport Set HSM as destination Airport Get more information about Horsham Airport
8269.69 miles (434.02 km) ENERobinvale Airport (RBC)Robinvale, Victoria, AustraliaView Robinvale Airport on a map View satellite image of Robinvale Airport Set RBC as destination Airport Get more information about Robinvale Airport
9271.22 miles (436.48 km) NWStreaky Bay Airport (KBY)Streaky Bay, South Australia, AustraliaView Streaky Bay Airport on a map View satellite image of Streaky Bay Airport Set KBY as destination Airport Get more information about Streaky Bay Airport
10271.40 miles (436.77 km) EHopetoun Airport (HTU)Hopetoun, Victoria, AustraliaView Hopetoun Airport on a map View satellite image of Hopetoun Airport Set HTU as destination Airport Get more information about Hopetoun Airport
11277.98 miles (447.36 km) ENEMildura Airport (MQL)Mildura, Victoria, AustraliaView Mildura Airport on a map View satellite image of Mildura Airport Set MQL as destination Airport Get more information about Mildura Airport
12282.53 miles (454.68 km) SEPortland Airport (PTJ)Portland, Victoria, AustraliaView Portland Airport on a map View satellite image of Portland Airport Set PTJ as destination Airport Get more information about Portland Airport
13284.98 miles (458.63 km) ESEHamilton Airport (HLT)Hamilton, Victoria, AustraliaView Hamilton Airport on a map View satellite image of Hamilton Airport Set HLT as destination Airport Get more information about Hamilton Airport
14293.38 miles (472.15 km) NNEWilpena Pound (HWK)Hawker, South Australia, AustraliaView Wilpena Pound on a map View satellite image of Wilpena Pound Set HWK as destination Airport Get more information about Wilpena Pound
15322.93 miles (519.70 km) ESEArarat Airport (ARY)Ararat, Victoria, AustraliaView Ararat Airport on a map View satellite image of Ararat Airport Set ARY as destination Airport Get more information about Ararat Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Kingscote Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Kingscote Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,764.49 miles (18,933.07 km) WNWFlores Airport (FLW)Flores Island, Azores, PortugalView Flores Airport on a map View satellite image of Flores Airport Set FLW as destination Airport Get more information about Flores Airport
211,758.58 miles (18,923.55 km) WNWCorvo Airport (CVU)Corvo Island, Azores, PortugalView Corvo Airport on a map View satellite image of Corvo Airport Set CVU as destination Airport Get more information about Corvo Airport
311,655.03 miles (18,756.90 km) WNWHorta International Airport (HOR)Horta, Azores, PortugalView Horta International Airport on a map View satellite image of Horta International Airport Set HOR as destination Airport Get more information about Horta International Airport
411,639.98 miles (18,732.68 km) WNWPico Airport (PIX)Pico Island, Azores, PortugalView Pico Airport on a map View satellite image of Pico Airport Set PIX as destination Airport Get more information about Pico Airport
511,611.11 miles (18,686.23 km) WNWGraciosa Airport (GRW)Graciosa Island, Azores, PortugalView Graciosa Airport on a map View satellite image of Graciosa Airport Set GRW as destination Airport Get more information about Graciosa Airport
611,565.74 miles (18,613.21 km) WNWLajes Air Base (TER)Lajes, Azores, PortugalView Lajes Air Base on a map View satellite image of Lajes Air Base Set TER as destination Airport Get more information about Lajes Air Base
711,498.34 miles (18,504.74 km) WNWJoão Paulo II Airport (PDL)Ponta Delgada, Azores, PortugalView João Paulo II Airport on a map View satellite image of João Paulo II Airport Set PDL as destination Airport Get more information about João Paulo II Airport
811,471.01 miles (18,460.76 km) WSanta Maria Airport (SMA)Santa Maria, PortugalView Santa Maria Airport on a map View satellite image of Santa Maria Airport Set SMA as destination Airport Get more information about Santa Maria Airport
911,460.06 miles (18,443.13 km) NNESt. John's International Airport (YYT)St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, CanadaView St. John's International Airport on a map View satellite image of St. John's International Airport Set YYT as destination Airport Get more information about St. John's International Airport
1011,396.16 miles (18,340.30 km) NESaint-Pierre Airport (FSP)Saint-Pierre, Saint Pierre and Miquelon, FranceView Saint-Pierre Airport on a map View satellite image of Saint-Pierre Airport Set FSP as destination Airport Get more information about Saint-Pierre Airport
1111,373.32 miles (18,303.54 km) NEMiquelon Airport (MQC)Miquelon, Saint Pierre and MiquelonView Miquelon Airport on a map View satellite image of Miquelon Airport Set MQC as destination Airport Get more information about Miquelon Airport
1211,337.00 miles (18,245.10 km) NNEGander International Airport (YQX)Gander, Newfoundland, CanadaView Gander International Airport on a map View satellite image of Gander International Airport Set YQX as destination Airport Get more information about Gander International Airport
1311,274.21 miles (18,144.05 km) NESydney/J.A. Douglas McCurdy Airport (YQY)Sydney, Nova Scotia, CanadaView Sydney/J.A. Douglas McCurdy Airport on a map View satellite image of Sydney/J.A. Douglas McCurdy Airport Set YQY as destination Airport Get more information about Sydney/J.A. Douglas McCurdy Airport
1411,238.22 miles (18,086.12 km) NEDeer Lake Regional Airport (YDF)Deer Lake, Newfoundland and Labrador, CanadaView Deer Lake Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Deer Lake Regional Airport Set YDF as destination Airport Get more information about Deer Lake Regional Airport
1511,236.91 miles (18,084.00 km) NEPort Hawkesbury Airport (YPS)Port Hawkesbury, Nova Scotia, CanadaView Port Hawkesbury Airport on a map View satellite image of Port Hawkesbury Airport Set YPS as destination Airport Get more information about Port Hawkesbury Airport