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KUO Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: KUO / EFKU
Airport Names:
  1. Kuopio Airport
  2. Kuopion lentoasema
Location: Kuopio / Siilinjärvi, Finland
GPS Coordinates: 63°0'30"N by 27°47'39"E
Area Served: Kuopio, Finland
Operator/Owner: Finavia
Airport Type: Public / Military
Elevation: 323 feet (98 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Kuopio Airport (KUO):

  • Kuopio Airport handled 253,612 passengers last year.
  • Lake Saimaa highlighted
  • The furthest airport from Kuopio Airport (KUO) is Chatham Islands (CHT), which is located 10,797 miles (17,377 kilometers) away in Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New Zealand.
  • Lake terminal interior
  • Kuopio Airport is also home of the Finnish Air Force's Karelian Air Command and the Fighter Squadron 31.
  • In addition to being known as "Kuopio Airport", another name for KUO is "Kuopion lentoasema".
  • Because of Kuopio Airport's relatively low elevation of 323 feet, planes can take off or land at Kuopio 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 Kuopio Airport (KUO) is Varkaus Airport (VRK), which is located 58 miles (93 kilometers) S of KUO.
  • Kuopio Airport (KUO) currently has only 1 runway.

Map of Nearest Airports from Kuopio Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Kuopio Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
157.91 miles (93.20 km) SVarkaus Airport (VRK)Joroinen, FinlandView Varkaus Airport on a map Set VRK as destination Airport Get more information about Varkaus Airport
262.58 miles (100.71 km) ESEJoensuu Airport (JOE)Joensuu, FinlandView Joensuu Airport on a map Set JOE as destination Airport Get more information about Joensuu Airport
379.26 miles (127.55 km) WSWJyväskylä Airport (JYV)Jyväskylä, FinlandView Jyväskylä Airport on a map Set JYV as destination Airport Get more information about Jyväskylä Airport
488.19 miles (141.93 km) NKajaani Airport (KAJ)Kajaani, FinlandView Kajaani Airport on a map Set KAJ as destination Airport Get more information about Kajaani Airport
592.97 miles (149.62 km) SEKitee Airfield (KTQ)Kitee, FinlandView Kitee Airfield on a map Set KTQ as destination Airport Get more information about Kitee Airfield
693.32 miles (150.19 km) SSWMikkeli Airport (MIK)Mikkeli, FinlandView Mikkeli Airport on a map Set MIK as destination Airport Get more information about Mikkeli Airport
7118.96 miles (191.45 km) NWYlivieska Airfield (YLI)Ylivieska, FinlandView Ylivieska Airfield on a map Set YLI as destination Airport Get more information about Ylivieska Airfield
8124.77 miles (200.79 km) SWHalli Airport (KEV)Kuorevesi, FinlandView Halli Airport on a map Set KEV as destination Airport Get more information about Halli Airport
9136.10 miles (219.03 km) SLappeenranta Airport (LPP)Lappeenranta, FinlandView Lappeenranta Airport on a map Set LPP as destination Airport Get more information about Lappeenranta Airport
10148.57 miles (239.09 km) SUtti Airport (UTI)Utti / Valkeala, FinlandView Utti Airport on a map Set UTI as destination Airport Get more information about Utti Airport
11148.63 miles (239.20 km) WKauhava Airport (KAU)Kauhava, FinlandView Kauhava Airport on a map Set KAU as destination Airport Get more information about Kauhava Airport
12151.89 miles (244.44 km) NNWOulu Airport (OUL)Oulu, FinlandView Oulu Airport on a map Set OUL as destination Airport Get more information about Oulu Airport
13152.31 miles (245.12 km) WNWKokkola-Pietarsaari Airport (KOK)Kokkola / Jakobstad, FinlandView Kokkola-Pietarsaari Airport on a map Set KOK as destination Airport Get more information about Kokkola-Pietarsaari Airport
14157.92 miles (254.15 km) WSeinäjoki Airport (SJY)Seinäjoki, FinlandView Seinäjoki Airport on a map Set SJY as destination Airport Get more information about Seinäjoki Airport
15174.53 miles (280.87 km) SWTampere–Pirkkala Airport (TMP)Tampere / Pirkkala, FinlandView Tampere–Pirkkala Airport on a map Set TMP as destination Airport Get more information about Tampere–Pirkkala Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Kuopio Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Kuopio Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
110,797.50 miles (17,376.84 km) SEChatham Islands (CHT)Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New ZealandView Chatham Islands on a map Set CHT as destination Airport Get more information about Chatham Islands
210,565.43 miles (17,003.37 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
310,556.02 miles (16,988.22 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
410,537.98 miles (16,959.20 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
510,536.14 miles (16,956.23 km) ESEInvercargill Airport (IVC)Invercargill, New ZealandView Invercargill Airport on a map Set IVC as destination Airport Get more information about Invercargill Airport
610,504.62 miles (16,905.50 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)
710,501.88 miles (16,901.09 km) ESEAlexandra Aerodrome (ALR)Alexandra, New ZealandView Alexandra Aerodrome on a map Set ALR as destination Airport Get more information about Alexandra Aerodrome
810,498.19 miles (16,895.15 km) ESEAshburton Aerodrome (ASG)Ashburton, New ZealandView Ashburton Aerodrome on a map Set ASG as destination Airport Get more information about Ashburton Aerodrome
910,495.17 miles (16,890.30 km) ESEChristchurch International Airport (CHC)Christchurch, New ZealandView Christchurch International Airport on a map Set CHC as destination Airport Get more information about Christchurch International Airport
1010,472.78 miles (16,854.26 km) ESEQueenstown Airport (ZQN)Queenstown, New ZealandView Queenstown Airport on a map Set ZQN as destination Airport Get more information about Queenstown Airport
1110,471.05 miles (16,851.47 km) ESEWanaka Airport (WKA)Wanaka, New ZealandView Wanaka Airport on a map Set WKA as destination Airport Get more information about Wanaka Airport
1210,462.97 miles (16,838.48 km) ESEKaikoura Aerodrome (KBZ)Kaikoura, New ZealandView Kaikoura Aerodrome on a map Set KBZ as destination Airport Get more information about Kaikoura Aerodrome
1310,450.87 miles (16,819.00 km) ESEGlentanner Aerodrome (GTN)Mount Cook, New ZealandView Glentanner Aerodrome on a map Set GTN as destination Airport Get more information about Glentanner Aerodrome
1410,443.19 miles (16,806.64 km) ESEMount Cook Airport (MON)Mount Cook, New ZealandView Mount Cook Airport on a map Set MON as destination Airport Get more information about Mount Cook Airport
1510,431.17 miles (16,787.30 km) SEHood Aerodrome (MRO)Masterton, New ZealandView Hood Aerodrome on a map Set MRO as destination Airport Get more information about Hood Aerodrome