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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):

  • 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.
  • A unique airport Lake terminal was completed in March 2008.
  • Kuopio Airport handled 253,612 passengers last year.
  • Kuopio Airport (KUO) currently has only 1 runway.
  • In addition to being known as "Kuopio Airport", another name for KUO is "Kuopion lentoasema".
  • The closest airport to Kuopio Airport (KUO) is Varkaus Airport (VRK), which is located 58 miles (93 kilometers) S of KUO.
  • 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.

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