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LED Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: LED / ULLI
Airport Names:
  1. Pulkovo Airport
  2. Аэропо́рт Пу́лково
Location: Saint Petersburg, Russia (formerly Leningrad between 1924 and 1991)
GPS Coordinates: 59°48'1"N by 30°15'44"E
Area Served: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Operator/Owner: Saint Petersburg City Administration
Airport Type: International
Elevation: 79 feet (24 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Pulkovo Airport (LED):

  • In May 2008, the City of Saint Petersburg opened a 1.5 bn USD tender for a 30-year concession to operate Pulkovo Airport.
  • Because of Pulkovo Airport's relatively low elevation of 79 feet, planes can take off or land at Pulkovo 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.
  • Pulkovo Airport handled 12,854,366 passengers last year.
  • During the Second World War the airport was the frontline in the Nazi Siege of Leningrad.
  • Pulkovo Airport (LED) has 2 runways.
  • The closest airport to Pulkovo Airport (LED) is Rzhevka Airport (RVH), which is located only 17 miles (27 kilometers) NE of LED.
  • In addition to being known as "Pulkovo Airport", another name for LED is "Аэропо́рт Пу́лково".
  • The furthest airport from Pulkovo Airport (LED) is Chatham Islands (CHT), which is located 10,868 miles (17,491 kilometers) away in Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New Zealand.
  • As of 2013, Pulkovo is the 3rd busiest in Russia after Moscow's Domodedovo and Sheremetyevo airports.

Map of Nearest Airports from Pulkovo Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Pulkovo Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
116.79 miles (27.01 km) NERzhevka Airport (RVH)Saint Petersburg, RussiaView Rzhevka Airport on a map Set RVH as destination Airport Get more information about Rzhevka Airport
296.73 miles (155.68 km) SSENovgorod Yurievo Airport (NVR)Veliky Novgorod, RussiaView Novgorod Yurievo Airport on a map Set NVR as destination Airport Get more information about Novgorod Yurievo Airport
3112.25 miles (180.65 km) NWLappeenranta Airport (LPP)Lappeenranta, FinlandView Lappeenranta Airport on a map Set LPP as destination Airport Get more information about Lappeenranta Airport
4136.54 miles (219.73 km) NWUtti Airport (UTI)Utti / Valkeala, FinlandView Utti Airport on a map Set UTI as destination Airport Get more information about Utti Airport
5154.39 miles (248.47 km) SSWPskov Airport (PKV)Pskov, RussiaView Pskov Airport on a map Set PKV as destination Airport Get more information about Pskov Airport
6163.59 miles (263.26 km) NKitee Airfield (KTQ)Kitee, FinlandView Kitee Airfield on a map Set KTQ as destination Airport Get more information about Kitee Airfield
7163.60 miles (263.29 km) SWTartu Airport (TAY)Tartu, EstoniaView Tartu Airport on a map Set TAY as destination Airport Get more information about Tartu Airport
8166.33 miles (267.68 km) NWMikkeli Airport (MIK)Mikkeli, FinlandView Mikkeli Airport on a map Set MIK as destination Airport Get more information about Mikkeli Airport
9182.37 miles (293.49 km) NNWVarkaus Airport (VRK)Joroinen, FinlandView Varkaus Airport on a map Set VRK as destination Airport Get more information about Varkaus Airport
10182.78 miles (294.16 km) WNWHelsinki-Malmi Airport (HEM)Helsinki / Malmi, FinlandView Helsinki-Malmi Airport on a map Set HEM as destination Airport Get more information about Helsinki-Malmi Airport
11186.15 miles (299.57 km) WNWHelsinki Airport (HEL)Helsinki / Vantaa, FinlandView Helsinki Airport on a map Set HEL as destination Airport Get more information about Helsinki Airport
12192.75 miles (310.19 km) WTallinn Airport (TLL)Tallinn, EstoniaView Tallinn Airport on a map Set TLL as destination Airport Get more information about Tallinn Airport
13193.77 miles (311.84 km) WNWHyvinkää Airfield (HYV)Hyvinkää, FinlandView Hyvinkää Airfield on a map Set HYV as destination Airport Get more information about Hyvinkää Airfield
14194.70 miles (313.33 km) NEPetrozavodsk Airport (PES)Petrozavodsk, RussiaView Petrozavodsk Airport on a map Set PES as destination Airport Get more information about Petrozavodsk Airport
15198.64 miles (319.69 km) NJoensuu Airport (JOE)Joensuu, FinlandView Joensuu Airport on a map Set JOE as destination Airport Get more information about Joensuu Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Pulkovo Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Pulkovo Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
110,868.47 miles (17,491.06 km) ESEChatham Islands (CHT)Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New ZealandView Chatham Islands on a map Set CHT as destination Airport Get more information about Chatham Islands
210,551.48 miles (16,980.92 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
310,533.83 miles (16,952.52 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
410,526.65 miles (16,940.95 km) ERyan'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
510,510.63 miles (16,915.18 km) EInvercargill Airport (IVC)Invercargill, New ZealandView Invercargill Airport on a map Set IVC as destination Airport Get more information about Invercargill Airport
610,506.37 miles (16,908.32 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
710,504.91 miles (16,905.97 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)
810,503.48 miles (16,903.68 km) ESEAshburton Aerodrome (ASG)Ashburton, New ZealandView Ashburton Aerodrome on a map Set ASG as destination Airport Get more information about Ashburton Aerodrome
910,488.21 miles (16,879.10 km) ESEAlexandra Aerodrome (ALR)Alexandra, New ZealandView Alexandra Aerodrome on a map Set ALR as destination Airport Get more information about Alexandra Aerodrome
1010,485.17 miles (16,874.20 km) ESEKaikoura Aerodrome (KBZ)Kaikoura, New ZealandView Kaikoura Aerodrome on a map Set KBZ as destination Airport Get more information about Kaikoura Aerodrome
1110,471.06 miles (16,851.49 km) ESEHood Aerodrome (MRO)Masterton, New ZealandView Hood Aerodrome on a map Set MRO as destination Airport Get more information about Hood Aerodrome
1210,464.35 miles (16,840.70 km) ESEWellington International Airport (WLG)Wellington, New ZealandView Wellington International Airport on a map Set WLG as destination Airport Get more information about Wellington International Airport
1310,459.53 miles (16,832.93 km) ESEWanaka Airport (WKA)Wanaka, New ZealandView Wanaka Airport on a map Set WKA as destination Airport Get more information about Wanaka Airport
1410,457.24 miles (16,829.25 km) ESEQueenstown Airport (ZQN)Queenstown, New ZealandView Queenstown Airport on a map Set ZQN as destination Airport Get more information about Queenstown Airport
1510,447.99 miles (16,814.37 km) ESEGlentanner Aerodrome (GTN)Mount Cook, New ZealandView Glentanner Aerodrome on a map Set GTN as destination Airport Get more information about Glentanner Aerodrome