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RET Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: RET / ENRS
Airport Names:
  1. Røst Airport
  2. Røst lufthavn
Location: Røst, Nordland, Norway
GPS Coordinates: 67°31'40"N by 12°6'11"E
Area Served: Røst, Norway
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 10 feet (3 meters)
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Facts about Røst Airport (RET):

  • The closest airport to Røst Airport (RET) is Værøy Heliport (VRY), which is located only 19 miles (30 kilometers) ENE of RET.
  • After the airport opened, services started with Widerøe-operated twenty-seat de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otters.
  • Because of Røst Airport's relatively low elevation of 10 feet, planes can take off or land at Røst 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.
  • Røst Airport handled 14,267 passengers last year.
  • Services to Røst started in 1965, when Widerøe commenced seaplane services to the island using de Havilland Canada Otters and Noorduyn Norseman aircraft.
  • In addition to being known as "Røst Airport", another name for RET is "Røst lufthavn".
  • Plans for an airport with short take-off and landing flights was launched by the government in December 1983.
  • The furthest airport from Røst Airport (RET) is Ryan's Creek Aerodrome (SZS), which is located 10,776 miles (17,343 kilometers) away in Stewart Island, New Zealand.

Map of Nearest Airports from Røst Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Røst Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
118.61 miles (29.95 km) ENEVærøy Heliport (VRY)Værøy, Nordland, NorwayView Værøy Heliport on a map Set VRY as destination Airport Get more information about Værøy Heliport
258.34 miles (93.89 km) NELeknes Airport (LKN)Leknes, NorwayView Leknes Airport on a map Set LKN as destination Airport Get more information about Leknes Airport
362.66 miles (100.84 km) ESEBodø Airport (BOO)Bodø, NorwayView Bodø Airport on a map Set BOO as destination Airport Get more information about Bodø Airport
483.05 miles (133.65 km) NESvolvær Airport, Helle (SVJ)Svolvær, NorwayView Svolvær Airport, Helle on a map Set SVJ as destination Airport Get more information about Svolvær Airport, Helle
5100.01 miles (160.95 km) SEMo i Rana Airport, Røssvoll (MQN)Mo i Rana, NorwayView Mo i Rana Airport, Røssvoll on a map Set MQN as destination Airport Get more information about Mo i Rana Airport, Røssvoll
6104.81 miles (168.68 km) NEStokmarknes Airport, Skagen (SKN)Hadsel, Nordland, NorwayView Stokmarknes Airport, Skagen on a map Set SKN as destination Airport Get more information about Stokmarknes Airport, Skagen
7109.01 miles (175.43 km) SSandnessjøen Airport, Stokka (SSJ)Sandnessjøen, NorwayView Sandnessjøen Airport, Stokka on a map Set SSJ as destination Airport Get more information about Sandnessjøen Airport, Stokka
8124.26 miles (199.98 km) SSEMosjøen Airport, Kjærstad (MJF)Mosjøen, NorwayView Mosjøen Airport, Kjærstad on a map Set MJF as destination Airport Get more information about Mosjøen Airport, Kjærstad
9135.68 miles (218.35 km) ENEHarstad/Narvik Airport, Evenes (EVE)Evenes, NorwayView Harstad/Narvik Airport, Evenes on a map Set EVE as destination Airport Get more information about Harstad/Narvik Airport, Evenes
10142.83 miles (229.86 km) SBrønnøysund Airport, Brønnøy (BNN)Brønnøysund, Nordland, NorwayView Brønnøysund Airport, Brønnøy on a map Set BNN as destination Airport Get more information about Brønnøysund Airport, Brønnøy
11144.18 miles (232.04 km) SEHemavan Tärnaby Airport (HMV)Hemavan, SwedenView Hemavan Tärnaby Airport on a map Set HMV as destination Airport Get more information about Hemavan Tärnaby Airport
12150.52 miles (242.24 km) ENENarvik Airport, Framnes (NVK)Narvik, Nordland, NorwayView Narvik Airport, Framnes on a map Set NVK as destination Airport Get more information about Narvik Airport, Framnes
13159.38 miles (256.49 km) NEAndøya Airport, Andenes (ANX)Andenes, NorwayView Andøya Airport, Andenes on a map Set ANX as destination Airport Get more information about Andøya Airport, Andenes
14187.73 miles (302.12 km) SRørvik Airport, Ryum (RVK)Rørvik, NorwayView Rørvik Airport, Ryum on a map Set RVK as destination Airport Get more information about Rørvik Airport, Ryum
15195.32 miles (314.34 km) NEBardufoss Airport (BDU)Bardufoss, NorwayView Bardufoss Airport on a map Set BDU as destination Airport Get more information about Bardufoss Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Røst Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Røst Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
110,776.21 miles (17,342.59 km) SERyan'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
210,768.07 miles (17,329.49 km) SSEChatham Islands (CHT)Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New ZealandView Chatham Islands on a map Set CHT as destination Airport Get more information about Chatham Islands
310,749.96 miles (17,300.34 km) SEDunedin 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
410,748.80 miles (17,298.47 km) SEInvercargill Airport (IVC)Invercargill, New ZealandView Invercargill Airport on a map Set IVC as destination Airport Get more information about Invercargill Airport
510,701.87 miles (17,222.95 km) SEOamaru Airport (OAM)Oamaru, North Otago, New ZealandView Oamaru Airport on a map Set OAM as destination Airport Get more information about Oamaru Airport
610,689.73 miles (17,203.41 km) SEAlexandra Aerodrome (ALR)Alexandra, New ZealandView Alexandra Aerodrome on a map Set ALR as destination Airport Get more information about Alexandra Aerodrome
710,666.62 miles (17,166.22 km) SEQueenstown Airport (ZQN)Queenstown, New ZealandView Queenstown Airport on a map Set ZQN as destination Airport Get more information about Queenstown Airport
810,660.42 miles (17,156.24 km) SERichard 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)
910,655.85 miles (17,148.88 km) SEWanaka Airport (WKA)Wanaka, New ZealandView Wanaka Airport on a map Set WKA as destination Airport Get more information about Wanaka Airport
1010,642.91 miles (17,128.06 km) SEAshburton Aerodrome (ASG)Ashburton, New ZealandView Ashburton Aerodrome on a map Set ASG as destination Airport Get more information about Ashburton Aerodrome
1110,630.03 miles (17,107.34 km) SEMilford Sound Airport (MFN)Milford Sound, New ZealandView Milford Sound Airport on a map Set MFN as destination Airport Get more information about Milford Sound Airport
1210,626.49 miles (17,101.64 km) SSEChristchurch International Airport (CHC)Christchurch, New ZealandView Christchurch International Airport on a map Set CHC as destination Airport Get more information about Christchurch International Airport
1310,617.15 miles (17,086.61 km) SEGlentanner Aerodrome (GTN)Mount Cook, New ZealandView Glentanner Aerodrome on a map Set GTN as destination Airport Get more information about Glentanner Aerodrome
1410,608.12 miles (17,072.08 km) SEMount 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
1510,586.32 miles (17,036.99 km) SEFox Glacier Aerodrome (FGL)Fox Glacier, New ZealandView Fox Glacier Aerodrome on a map Set FGL as destination Airport Get more information about Fox Glacier Aerodrome