Share this airport:

ROK Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: ROK / YBRK
Airport Name: Rockhampton Airport
Location: Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia
GPS Coordinates: 23°22'54"S by 150°28'29"E
Area Served: Rockhampton, Queensland
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 36 feet (11 meters)
# of Runways: 2
View all routes: Routes from ROK

Jump to:

Facts about Rockhampton Airport (ROK):

  • Rockhampton Airport (ROK) has 2 runways.
  • Rockhampton Airport handled 701,062 passengers last year.
  • Efforts to locate a permanent aerodrome site in the city had been proceeding for a number of years in the 1920s.
  • Because of Rockhampton Airport's relatively low elevation of 36 feet, planes can take off or land at Rockhampton 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 furthest airport from Rockhampton Airport (ROK) is Agostinho Neto Airport (NTO), which is located 11,922 miles (19,187 kilometers) away in Ponta do Sol, Santo Antão, Cape Verde.
  • The closest airport to Rockhampton Airport (ROK) is Gladstone Airport (GLT), which is located 58 miles (94 kilometers) SE of ROK.
  • During World War II, facilities at the airport were substantially upgraded.
  • The terminal is also serviced by bus and taxi, with regular connections to Rockhampton City and the Capricorn Coast provided by Youngs Bus Service and other local operators.

Map of Nearest Airports from Rockhampton Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Rockhampton Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
158.12 miles (93.53 km) SEGladstone Airport (GLT)Gladstone, Queensland, AustraliaView Gladstone Airport on a map View satellite image of Gladstone Airport Set GLT as destination Airport Get more information about Gladstone Airport
2106.80 miles (171.88 km) WBlackwater Airport (BLT)Blackwater, Queensland, AustraliaView Blackwater Airport on a map View satellite image of Blackwater Airport Set BLT as destination Airport Get more information about Blackwater Airport
3119.38 miles (192.12 km) WNWMiddlemount Airport (MMM)Middlemount, Queensland, AustraliaView Middlemount Airport on a map View satellite image of Middlemount Airport Set MMM as destination Airport Get more information about Middlemount Airport
4144.15 miles (231.99 km) WNWDysart Airport (DYA)Dysart, Queensland, AustraliaView Dysart Airport on a map View satellite image of Dysart Airport Set DYA as destination Airport Get more information about Dysart Airport
5146.06 miles (235.06 km) WEmerald Airport (EMD)Emerald, Queensland, AustraliaView Emerald Airport on a map View satellite image of Emerald Airport Set EMD as destination Airport Get more information about Emerald Airport
6156.75 miles (252.27 km) SEBundaberg Airport (BDB)Bundaberg, Queensland, AustraliaView Bundaberg Airport on a map View satellite image of Bundaberg Airport Set BDB as destination Airport Get more information about Bundaberg Airport
7170.31 miles (274.09 km) SSEGayndah Airport (GAH)Gayndah, Queensland, AustraliaView Gayndah Airport on a map View satellite image of Gayndah Airport Set GAH as destination Airport Get more information about Gayndah Airport
8170.91 miles (275.05 km) SSWTaroom Airport (XTO)Taroom, Queensland, AustraliaView Taroom Airport on a map View satellite image of Taroom Airport Set XTO as destination Airport Get more information about Taroom Airport
9173.70 miles (279.55 km) NNWMackay Airport (MKY)Mackay, Queensland, AustraliaView Mackay Airport on a map View satellite image of Mackay Airport Set MKY as destination Airport Get more information about Mackay Airport
10178.08 miles (286.59 km) WNWMoranbah Airport (MOV)Moranbah, Queensland, AustraliaView Moranbah Airport on a map View satellite image of Moranbah Airport Set MOV as destination Airport Get more information about Moranbah Airport
11186.28 miles (299.78 km) WNWClermont Airport (CMQ)Clermont, Queensland, AustraliaView Clermont Airport on a map View satellite image of Clermont Airport Set CMQ as destination Airport Get more information about Clermont Airport
12202.08 miles (325.21 km) SEHervey Bay Airport (HVB)Hervey Bay, Queensland, AustraliaView Hervey Bay Airport on a map View satellite image of Hervey Bay Airport Set HVB as destination Airport Get more information about Hervey Bay Airport
13203.81 miles (328.00 km) SEMaryborough Airport (MBH)Maryborough, Queensland, AustraliaView Maryborough Airport on a map View satellite image of Maryborough Airport Set MBH as destination Airport Get more information about Maryborough Airport
14230.61 miles (371.13 km) NNWGreat Barrier Reef Airport (HTI)Hamilton Island, Queensland, AustraliaView Great Barrier Reef Airport on a map View satellite image of Great Barrier Reef Airport Set HTI as destination Airport Get more information about Great Barrier Reef Airport
15234.24 miles (376.97 km) SChincilla Airport (CCL)Chinchilla, Queensland, AustraliaView Chincilla Airport on a map View satellite image of Chincilla Airport Set CCL as destination Airport Get more information about Chincilla Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Rockhampton Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Rockhampton Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,922.31 miles (19,187.05 km) NWAgostinho Neto Airport (NTO)Ponta do Sol, Santo Antão, Cape VerdeView Agostinho Neto Airport on a map View satellite image of Agostinho Neto Airport Set NTO as destination Airport Get more information about Agostinho Neto Airport
211,899.55 miles (19,150.43 km) NNWCesária Évora International Airport (VXE)São Vicente, Cape VerdeView Cesária Évora International Airport on a map View satellite image of Cesária Évora International Airport Set VXE as destination Airport Get more information about Cesária Évora International Airport
311,857.17 miles (19,082.22 km) NWPreguiça Airport (SNE)São Nicolau, Cape VerdeView Preguiça Airport on a map View satellite image of Preguiça Airport Set SNE as destination Airport Get more information about Preguiça Airport
411,810.45 miles (19,007.02 km) NWAmílcar Cabral International Airport (SID)Sal Island, Cape VerdeView Amílcar Cabral International Airport on a map View satellite image of Amílcar Cabral International Airport Set SID as destination Airport Get more information about Amílcar Cabral International Airport
511,776.24 miles (18,951.98 km) NWAristides Pereira International Airport (BVC)Boa Vista, Cape VerdeView Aristides Pereira International Airport on a map View satellite image of Aristides Pereira International Airport Set BVC as destination Airport Get more information about Aristides Pereira International Airport
611,769.01 miles (18,940.35 km) NNWMosteiros Airport (MTI)Mosteiros, Cape VerdeView Mosteiros Airport on a map View satellite image of Mosteiros Airport Set MTI as destination Airport Get more information about Mosteiros Airport
711,763.76 miles (18,931.89 km) NNWSão Filipe Airport (SFL)Fogo, Cape VerdeView São Filipe Airport on a map View satellite image of São Filipe Airport Set SFL as destination Airport Get more information about São Filipe Airport
811,735.33 miles (18,886.13 km) NWMaio Airport (MMO)Maio, Cape VerdeView Maio Airport on a map View satellite image of Maio Airport Set MMO as destination Airport Get more information about Maio Airport
911,732.51 miles (18,881.59 km) NWPraia International Airport (RAI)Praia, Cape VerdeView Praia International Airport on a map View satellite image of Praia International Airport Set RAI as destination Airport Get more information about Praia International Airport
1011,621.64 miles (18,703.18 km) WNWLa Palma Airport (SPC)La Palma, Canary Islands, SpainView La Palma Airport on a map View satellite image of La Palma Airport Set SPC as destination Airport Get more information about La Palma Airport
1111,620.93 miles (18,702.02 km) WLa Güera Airport (ZLG)La Güera, Western SaharaView La Güera Airport on a map View satellite image of La Güera Airport Set ZLG as destination Airport Get more information about La Güera Airport
1211,619.82 miles (18,700.25 km) WNouadhibou International Airport (NDB)Nouadhibou, MauritaniaView Nouadhibou International Airport on a map View satellite image of Nouadhibou International Airport Set NDB as destination Airport Get more information about Nouadhibou International Airport
1311,606.43 miles (18,678.70 km) WNWLa Gomera Airport (GMZ)Alajeró / San Sebastián, Canary Islands, SpainView La Gomera Airport on a map View satellite image of La Gomera Airport Set GMZ as destination Airport Get more information about La Gomera Airport
1411,575.84 miles (18,629.47 km) WDakhla Airport (VIL)Dakhla, Western SaharaView Dakhla Airport on a map View satellite image of Dakhla Airport Set VIL as destination Airport Get more information about Dakhla Airport
1511,569.16 miles (18,618.71 km) WNWTenerife-South Airport (TFS)Tenerife, Canary Islands, SpainView Tenerife-South Airport on a map View satellite image of Tenerife-South Airport Set TFS as destination Airport Get more information about Tenerife-South Airport