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LHE Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: LHE / OPLA
Airport Names:
  1. Allama Iqbal International Airport
  2. علامہ اقبال بین الاقوامی ہوائی اڈہ
Location: Lahore, Pakistan
GPS Coordinates: 31°31'17"N by 74°24'11"E
Area Served: Lahore
Operator/Owner: Civil Aviation Authority of Pakistan
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 698 feet (213 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Allama Iqbal International Airport (LHE):

  • Pakistan International Airlines, the flag carrier of Pakistan, uses Allama Iqbal International Airport as a major hub, second only to Jinnah International Airport in Karachi.
  • The closest airport to Allama Iqbal International Airport (LHE) is Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee International AirportAmritsar International Airport (ATQ), which is located 27 miles (43 kilometers) ENE of LHE.
  • Allama Iqbal International Airport (LHE) has 2 runways.
  • In addition to being known as "Allama Iqbal International Airport", another name for LHE is "علامہ اقبال بین الاقوامی ہوائی اڈہ".
  • Because of Allama Iqbal International Airport's relatively low elevation of 698 feet, planes can take off or land at Allama Iqbal 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.
  • On the inauguration of Allama Iqbal International Airport in 2003, the old terminal was converted to handle the influx of passengers for the annual pilgrimage of Hajj to Saudi Arabia.
  • The furthest airport from Allama Iqbal International Airport (LHE) is Mataveri International Airport (IPC), which is nearly antipodal to Allama Iqbal International Airport (meaning Allama Iqbal International Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Mataveri International Airport), and is located 12,058 miles (19,405 kilometers) away in Easter Island, Chile.
  • Allama Iqbal International Airport is the second largest civil airport in Pakistan, serving Lahore, the capital of Punjab province.
  • Over the course of the next 25 years the demand for air travel rose.

Map of Nearest Airports from Allama Iqbal International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Allama Iqbal International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
126.61 miles (42.83 km) ENESri Guru Ram Dass Jee International AirportAmritsar International Airport (ATQ)Amritsar, IndiaView Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee International AirportAmritsar International Airport on a map Set ATQ as destination Airport Get more information about Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee International AirportAmritsar International Airport
270.11 miles (112.83 km) NSialkot International Airport (SKT)Sialkot, PakistanView Sialkot International Airport on a map Set SKT as destination Airport Get more information about Sialkot International Airport
383.73 miles (134.76 km) Wفیصل آباد انٹرنیشنل ایئر پورٹ (LYP)Faisalabad, PakistanView فیصل آباد انٹرنیشنل ایئر پورٹ on a map Set LYP as destination Airport Get more information about فیصل آباد انٹرنیشنل ایئر پورٹ
484.59 miles (136.14 km) NNEJammu Airport जम्मू हवाई अड्डा جممو ائیرپورٹ (IXJ)Jammu, IndiaView Jammu Airport जम्मू हवाई अड्डा جممو ائیرپورٹ on a map Set IXJ as destination Airport Get more information about Jammu Airport जम्मू हवाई अड्डा جممو ائیرپورٹ
587.40 miles (140.66 km) NEPathankot Airport (IXP)Pathankot, IndiaView Pathankot Airport on a map Set IXP as destination Airport Get more information about Pathankot Airport
6102.50 miles (164.96 km) ESESahnewal Airport (LUH)Ludhiana, IndiaView Sahnewal Airport on a map Set LUH as destination Airport Get more information about Sahnewal Airport
7117.88 miles (189.71 km) ENEGaggal Airport (DHM)Kangra, Himachal Pradesh, IndiaView Gaggal Airport on a map Set DHM as destination Airport Get more information about Gaggal Airport
8152.80 miles (245.91 km) ESEChandigarh Airport (IXC)Chandigarh, IndiaView Chandigarh Airport on a map Set IXC as destination Airport Get more information about Chandigarh Airport
9160.22 miles (257.85 km) EShimla Airport (SLV)Simla, Himachal Pradesh, IndiaView Shimla Airport on a map Set SLV as destination Airport Get more information about Shimla Airport
10163.46 miles (263.06 km) NNWBenazir Bhutto International Airport (ISB)Islamabad / Rawalpindi, PakistanView Benazir Bhutto International Airport on a map Set ISB as destination Airport Get more information about Benazir Bhutto International Airport
11163.57 miles (263.25 km) EBhuntar Airport (KUU)Kullu / Bhuntar, Himachal Pradesh, IndiaView Bhuntar Airport on a map Set KUU as destination Airport Get more information about Bhuntar Airport
12171.72 miles (276.36 km) NSrinagar International Airport (SXR)Srinagar, IndiaView Srinagar International Airport on a map Set SXR as destination Airport Get more information about Srinagar International Airport
13180.82 miles (291.01 km) WNWPAF Base M.M. Alam (MWD)Mianwali, PakistanView PAF Base M.M. Alam on a map Set MWD as destination Airport Get more information about PAF Base M.M. Alam
14194.23 miles (312.59 km) NNWAbbottabad Airport (AAW)Abbottabad, PakistanView Abbottabad Airport on a map Set AAW as destination Airport Get more information about Abbottabad Airport
15199.03 miles (320.31 km) WSWMuhammad Bin Qasim International Airport (MUX)Multan, PakistanView Muhammad Bin Qasim International Airport on a map Set MUX as destination Airport Get more information about Muhammad Bin Qasim International Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Allama Iqbal International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Allama Iqbal International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,057.81 miles (19,405.12 km) SEMataveri International Airport (IPC)Easter Island, ChileView Mataveri International Airport on a map Set IPC as destination Airport Get more information about Mataveri International Airport
210,553.27 miles (16,983.80 km) ETotegegie Airport (GMR)Mangareva, Gambier Islands, French PolynesiaView Totegegie Airport on a map Set GMR as destination Airport Get more information about Totegegie Airport
310,550.85 miles (16,979.90 km) WSWCarriel Sur International Airport (CCP)Concepción, Bío Bío Region, ChileView Carriel Sur International Airport on a map Set CCP as destination Airport Get more information about Carriel Sur International Airport
410,548.61 miles (16,976.29 km) WSWPupelde Airfield (ZUD)Ancud, Los Lagos Region, ChileView Pupelde Airfield on a map Set ZUD as destination Airport Get more information about Pupelde Airfield
510,538.81 miles (16,960.53 km) WSWGamboa Airport (WCA)Castro, ChileView Gamboa Airport on a map Set WCA as destination Airport Get more information about Gamboa Airport
610,538.13 miles (16,959.44 km) WSWMocopulli Airport (MHC)Castro, Los Lagos, ChileView Mocopulli Airport on a map Set MHC as destination Airport Get more information about Mocopulli Airport
710,537.49 miles (16,958.40 km) WSWPichoy Airport (ZAL)Valdivia, ChileView Pichoy Airport on a map Set ZAL as destination Airport Get more information about Pichoy Airport
810,527.03 miles (16,941.57 km) WSWCañal Bajo Carlos Hott Siebert Airport (ZOS)Osorno, ChileView Cañal Bajo Carlos Hott Siebert Airport on a map Set ZOS as destination Airport Get more information about Cañal Bajo Carlos Hott Siebert Airport
910,521.45 miles (16,932.59 km) WSWFrutillar Airport (FRT)Frutillar, ChileView Frutillar Airport on a map Set FRT as destination Airport Get more information about Frutillar Airport
1010,519.93 miles (16,930.14 km) WSWMaquehue Airport (ZCO)Temuco, Araucanía, ChileView Maquehue Airport on a map Set ZCO as destination Airport Get more information about Maquehue Airport
1110,519.23 miles (16,929.01 km) WSWEl Tepual International Airport (PMC)Puerto Montt, ChileView El Tepual International Airport on a map Set PMC as destination Airport Get more information about El Tepual International Airport
1210,507.11 miles (16,909.51 km) WSWVictoria Airport (ZIC)Victoria, Araucanía, ChileView Victoria Airport on a map Set ZIC as destination Airport Get more information about Victoria Airport
1310,493.90 miles (16,888.25 km) WSWGeneral Bernardo O'Higgins Airport (YAI)Chillán, Ñuble, ChileView General Bernardo O'Higgins Airport on a map Set YAI as destination Airport Get more information about General Bernardo O'Higgins Airport
1410,478.74 miles (16,863.86 km) WSWChaitén Airfield (WCH)Chaitén, Los Lagos, ChileView Chaitén Airfield on a map Set WCH as destination Airport Get more information about Chaitén Airfield
1510,478.37 miles (16,863.25 km) WSWPucón Airport (ZPC)Pucón, ChileView Pucón Airport on a map Set ZPC as destination Airport Get more information about Pucón Airport