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SKG Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: SKG / LGTS
Airport Names:
  1. Thessaloniki International Airport Makedonia
  2. Διεθνής Κρατικός Αερολιμένας Θεσσαλονίκης Μακεδονία
Location: Thessaloniki, Greece
GPS Coordinates: 40°31'10"N by 22°58'14"E
Area Served: Thessaloniki
Operator/Owner: Greek Government
Airport Type: Civilian, military
Elevation: 22 feet (7 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Thessaloniki International Airport Makedonia (SKG):

  • Between 1994 and 2010, Thessaloniki International Airport saw a rise in passenger traffic equal to 76%, from 2.2 million in 1994 to 3.9 million in 2010.
  • The furthest airport from Thessaloniki International Airport Makedonia (SKG) is Chatham Islands (CHT), which is located 11,419 miles (18,377 kilometers) away in Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New Zealand.
  • The airport is directly connected with the city's southeast major road arteries, the EO16 and the A25 via the ΕΟ67.
  • The airport has two runways and two taxiways.
  • Thessaloniki International Airport Makedonia (SKG) has 2 runways.
  • Thessaloniki International Airport Makedonia handled 4,085,032 passengers last year.
  • In addition to being known as "Thessaloniki International Airport Makedonia", another name for SKG is "Διεθνής Κρατικός Αερολιμένας Θεσσαλονίκης Μακεδονία".
  • Because of Thessaloniki International Airport Makedonia's relatively low elevation of 22 feet, planes can take off or land at Thessaloniki International Airport Makedonia 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.
  • In September 1965 a new terminal building opened on a new location.
  • The closest airport to Thessaloniki International Airport Makedonia (SKG) is Kozani National Airport (KZI), which is located 62 miles (99 kilometers) WSW of SKG.

Map of Nearest Airports from Thessaloniki International Airport Makedonia:

List of Nearest Airports from Thessaloniki International Airport Makedonia:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
161.61 miles (99.15 km) WSWKozani National Airport (KZI)Kozani, GreeceView Kozani National Airport on a map View satellite image of Kozani National Airport Set KZI as destination Airport Get more information about Kozani National Airport
265.82 miles (105.93 km) SSWLarissa State Airport “Thessaly” (LRA)Larisa, GreeceView Larissa State Airport “Thessaly” on a map View satellite image of Larissa State Airport “Thessaly” Set LRA as destination Airport Get more information about Larissa State Airport “Thessaly”
388.89 miles (143.05 km) WKastoria National Airport (KSO)Kastoria, GreeceView Kastoria National Airport on a map View satellite image of Kastoria National Airport Set KSO as destination Airport Get more information about Kastoria National Airport
490.33 miles (145.37 km) SNea Anchialos National Airport (VOL)Volos, GreeceView Nea Anchialos National Airport on a map View satellite image of Nea Anchialos National Airport Set VOL as destination Airport Get more information about Nea Anchialos National Airport
590.50 miles (145.65 km) ENEKavala International Airport Alexander The Great (KVA)Kavala, GreeceView Kavala International Airport Alexander The Great on a map View satellite image of Kavala International Airport Alexander The Great Set KVA as destination Airport Get more information about Kavala International Airport Alexander The Great
696.95 miles (156.02 km) SSESkiathos Airport ‘Alexandros Papadiamantis’ (JSI)Skiathos Island, GreeceView Skiathos Airport ‘Alexandros Papadiamantis’ on a map View satellite image of Skiathos Airport ‘Alexandros Papadiamantis’ Set JSI as destination Airport Get more information about Skiathos Airport ‘Alexandros Papadiamantis’
7121.62 miles (195.73 km) NWSkopje Airport (SKP)Skopje, MacedoniaView Skopje Airport on a map View satellite image of Skopje Airport Set SKP as destination Airport Get more information about Skopje Airport
8125.09 miles (201.31 km) WNWOhrid Airport (OHD)Ohrid, Republic of MacedoniaView Ohrid Airport on a map View satellite image of Ohrid Airport Set OHD as destination Airport Get more information about Ohrid Airport
9126.56 miles (203.69 km) ESELemnos International Airport (LXS)Lemnos, GreeceView Lemnos International Airport on a map View satellite image of Lemnos International Airport Set LXS as destination Airport Get more information about Lemnos International Airport
10126.98 miles (204.35 km) WSWIoannina National Airport (IOA)Ioannina, GreeceView Ioannina National Airport on a map View satellite image of Ioannina National Airport Set IOA as destination Airport Get more information about Ioannina National Airport
11134.13 miles (215.86 km) SESkyros Island National Airport (SKU)Skyros, GreeceView Skyros Island National Airport on a map View satellite image of Skyros Island National Airport Set SKU as destination Airport Get more information about Skyros Island National Airport
12145.27 miles (233.79 km) NEPlovdiv Airport (PDV)Plovdiv, BulgariaView Plovdiv Airport on a map View satellite image of Plovdiv Airport Set PDV as destination Airport Get more information about Plovdiv Airport
13151.99 miles (244.60 km) NSofia Airport Vrazhdebna (SOF)Sofia, BulgariaView Sofia Airport Vrazhdebna on a map View satellite image of Sofia Airport Vrazhdebna Set SOF as destination Airport Get more information about Sofia Airport Vrazhdebna
14154.84 miles (249.20 km) EGökçeada Airport (GKD)Gökçeada, TurkeyView Gökçeada Airport on a map View satellite image of Gökçeada Airport Set GKD as destination Airport Get more information about Gökçeada Airport
15158.11 miles (254.46 km) SSWAgrinio Airport (AGQ)Agrinion, GreeceView Agrinio Airport on a map View satellite image of Agrinio Airport Set AGQ as destination Airport Get more information about Agrinio Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Thessaloniki International Airport Makedonia:

List of Furthest Airports from Thessaloniki International Airport Makedonia:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,418.75 miles (18,376.66 km) ESEChatham Islands (CHT)Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New ZealandView Chatham Islands on a map View satellite image of Chatham Islands Set CHT as destination Airport Get more information about Chatham Islands
211,148.99 miles (17,942.51 km) SMangaia Island Airport (MGS)Mangaia Island, Cook IslandsView Mangaia Island Airport on a map View satellite image of Mangaia Island Airport Set MGS as destination Airport Get more information about Mangaia Island Airport
311,144.04 miles (17,934.55 km) SSWRurutu Airport (RUR)Rurutu, French PolynesiaView Rurutu Airport on a map View satellite image of Rurutu Airport Set RUR as destination Airport Get more information about Rurutu Airport
411,104.42 miles (17,870.79 km) EGisborne Airport (GIS)Gisborne, New ZealandView Gisborne Airport on a map View satellite image of Gisborne Airport Set GIS as destination Airport Get more information about Gisborne Airport
511,092.21 miles (17,851.13 km) SRarotonga International Airport (RAR)Avarua, Cook IslandsView Rarotonga International Airport on a map View satellite image of Rarotonga International Airport Set RAR as destination Airport Get more information about Rarotonga International Airport
611,058.42 miles (17,796.76 km) EHawke's Bay Airport (NPE)Napier, New ZealandView Hawke's Bay Airport on a map View satellite image of Hawke's Bay Airport Set NPE as destination Airport Get more information about Hawke's Bay Airport
711,035.70 miles (17,760.19 km) EWhakatane Airport (WHK)Whakatane, New ZealandView Whakatane Airport on a map View satellite image of Whakatane Airport Set WHK as destination Airport Get more information about Whakatane Airport
811,028.34 miles (17,748.35 km) SAkatoka Manava Airport (Mauke Airport) (MUK)Mauke Island, Cook IslandsView Akatoka Manava Airport (Mauke Airport) on a map View satellite image of Akatoka Manava Airport (Mauke Airport) Set MUK as destination Airport Get more information about Akatoka Manava Airport (Mauke Airport)
911,011.34 miles (17,720.99 km) EHood Aerodrome (MRO)Masterton, New ZealandView Hood Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Hood Aerodrome Set MRO as destination Airport Get more information about Hood Aerodrome
1011,007.80 miles (17,715.29 km) ERotorua International Airport (ROT)Rotorua, New ZealandView Rotorua International Airport on a map View satellite image of Rotorua International Airport Set ROT as destination Airport Get more information about Rotorua International Airport
1111,007.60 miles (17,714.97 km) SMitiaro Island Airport (MOI)Mitiaro Island, Cook IslandsView Mitiaro Island Airport on a map View satellite image of Mitiaro Island Airport Set MOI as destination Airport Get more information about Mitiaro Island Airport
1211,006.34 miles (17,712.94 km) ETaupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō (TUO)Taupo, New ZealandView Taupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō on a map View satellite image of Taupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō Set TUO as destination Airport Get more information about Taupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō
1311,003.69 miles (17,708.68 km) EPalmerston North Airport (PMR)Palmerston North, New ZealandView Palmerston North Airport on a map View satellite image of Palmerston North Airport Set PMR as destination Airport Get more information about Palmerston North Airport
1410,993.38 miles (17,692.08 km) ETauranga Airport (TRG)Tauranga, New ZealandView Tauranga Airport on a map View satellite image of Tauranga Airport Set TRG as destination Airport Get more information about Tauranga Airport
1510,977.37 miles (17,666.32 km) EKapiti Coast Airport (PPQ)Paraparaumu Beach, New ZealandView Kapiti Coast Airport on a map View satellite image of Kapiti Coast Airport Set PPQ as destination Airport Get more information about Kapiti Coast Airport