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TIP Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: TIP / HLLT
Airport Names:
  1. Tripoli International Airport
  2. مطار طرابلس العالمي
Location: Tripoli, Libya
GPS Coordinates: 32°40'9"N by 13°9'24"E
Area Served: Tripoli
Operator/Owner: Civil Aviation and Meteorology Bureau
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 263 feet (80 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Tripoli International Airport (TIP):

  • Tripoli International Airport (TIP) has 2 runways.
  • Tripoli International Airport handled 3,070,200 passengers last year.
  • In September 2007, the Libyan government announced a project to upgrade and expand the airport.
  • The furthest airport from Tripoli International Airport (TIP) is Rarotonga International Airport (RAR), which is located 11,534 miles (18,563 kilometers) away in Avarua, Cook Islands.
  • The airport closed from March 2011 to October 2011 as a result of United Nations Security Council establishing a no-fly zone over Libya.
  • Because of Tripoli International Airport's relatively low elevation of 263 feet, planes can take off or land at Tripoli 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.
  • The closest airport to Tripoli International Airport (TIP) is Mitiga International Airport (MJI), which is located only 18 miles (28 kilometers) NNE of TIP.
  • In addition to being known as "Tripoli International Airport", another name for TIP is "مطار طرابلس العالمي".

Map of Nearest Airports from Tripoli International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Tripoli International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
117.54 miles (28.23 km) NNEMitiga International Airport (MJI)Tripoli, LibyaView Mitiga International Airport on a map View satellite image of Mitiga International Airport Set MJI as destination Airport Get more information about Mitiga International Airport
2113.41 miles (182.52 km) ESEMisrata International Airport (MRA)Misrata, LibyaView Misrata International Airport on a map View satellite image of Misrata International Airport Set MRA as destination Airport Get more information about Misrata International Airport
3160.81 miles (258.80 km) WNWDjerba–Zarzis International Airport (DJE)Djerba, TunisiaView Djerba–Zarzis International Airport on a map View satellite image of Djerba–Zarzis International Airport Set DJE as destination Airport Get more information about Djerba–Zarzis International Airport
4197.83 miles (318.38 km) NLampedusa Airport (LMP)Lampedusa, ItalyView Lampedusa Airport on a map View satellite image of Lampedusa Airport Set LMP as destination Airport Get more information about Lampedusa Airport
5200.29 miles (322.34 km) NWSfax–Thyna International Airport (SFA)Sfax, TunisiaView Sfax–Thyna International Airport on a map View satellite image of Sfax–Thyna International Airport Set SFA as destination Airport Get more information about Sfax–Thyna International Airport
6201.05 miles (323.56 km) WNWGabès - Matmata International Airport (GAE)Gabès, TunisiaView Gabès - Matmata International Airport on a map View satellite image of Gabès - Matmata International Airport Set GAE as destination Airport Get more information about Gabès - Matmata International Airport
7231.20 miles (372.07 km) ESEGhardabiya Air Base (SRX)Sirte, LibyaView Ghardabiya Air Base on a map View satellite image of Ghardabiya Air Base Set SRX as destination Airport Get more information about Ghardabiya Air Base
8232.82 miles (374.69 km) NNEMalta International Airport (MLA)Luqa, MaltaView Malta International Airport on a map View satellite image of Malta International Airport Set MLA as destination Airport Get more information about Malta International Airport
9240.56 miles (387.14 km) NNEXewkija / Gozo Heliport (GZM)Xewkija, Gozo, MaltaView Xewkija / Gozo Heliport on a map View satellite image of Xewkija / Gozo Heliport Set GZM as destination Airport Get more information about Xewkija / Gozo Heliport
10253.70 miles (408.29 km) NNWMonastir Habib Bourguiba International Airport (MIR)Monastir, TunisiaView Monastir Habib Bourguiba International Airport on a map View satellite image of Monastir Habib Bourguiba International Airport Set MIR as destination Airport Get more information about Monastir Habib Bourguiba International Airport
11267.99 miles (431.29 km) SWGhadames Airport (LTD)Ghadames, LibyaView Ghadames Airport on a map View satellite image of Ghadames Airport Set LTD as destination Airport Get more information about Ghadames Airport
12277.37 miles (446.38 km) WNWGafsa - Ksar International Airport (GAF)Gafsa, TunisiaView Gafsa - Ksar International Airport on a map View satellite image of Gafsa - Ksar International Airport Set GAF as destination Airport Get more information about Gafsa - Ksar International Airport
13281.78 miles (453.49 km) NNWEnfidha–Hammamet International Airport (NBE)Enfidha, TunisiaView Enfidha–Hammamet International Airport on a map View satellite image of Enfidha–Hammamet International Airport Set NBE as destination Airport Get more information about Enfidha–Hammamet International Airport
14309.74 miles (498.48 km) NNEComiso Airport (CIY)Comiso, ItalyView Comiso Airport on a map View satellite image of Comiso Airport Set CIY as destination Airport Get more information about Comiso Airport
15333.31 miles (536.41 km) NNWTunis–Carthage Airport (TUN)Tunis / Carthage, TunisiaView Tunis–Carthage Airport on a map View satellite image of Tunis–Carthage Airport Set TUN as destination Airport Get more information about Tunis–Carthage Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Tripoli International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Tripoli International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,534.33 miles (18,562.65 km) SSWRarotonga 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
211,512.93 miles (18,528.22 km) SWMangaia 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
311,508.37 miles (18,520.87 km) SSEChatham 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
411,496.83 miles (18,502.30 km) SEFuaʻamotu International Airport (TBU)Nukuʻalofa, Tongatapu, TongaView Fuaʻamotu International Airport on a map View satellite image of Fuaʻamotu International Airport Set TBU as destination Airport Get more information about Fuaʻamotu International Airport
511,491.13 miles (18,493.13 km) ESEGisborne 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
611,478.66 miles (18,473.07 km) SSENiue International Airport (IUE)Alofi, NiueView Niue International Airport on a map View satellite image of Niue International Airport Set IUE as destination Airport Get more information about Niue International Airport
711,453.30 miles (18,432.25 km) ESEWhakatane 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
811,432.87 miles (18,399.38 km) SSELifuka Island Airport (HPA)Lifuka, Ha'apai, TongaView Lifuka Island Airport on a map View satellite image of Lifuka Island Airport Set HPA as destination Airport Get more information about Lifuka Island Airport
911,420.27 miles (18,379.10 km) ESETauranga 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
1011,418.43 miles (18,376.14 km) ESERotorua 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
1111,415.33 miles (18,371.14 km) ESEHawke'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
1211,401.11 miles (18,348.26 km) ESEGreat Barrier Aerodrome (GBZ)Great Barrier Island, New ZealandView Great Barrier Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Great Barrier Aerodrome Set GBZ as destination Airport Get more information about Great Barrier Aerodrome
1311,396.74 miles (18,341.23 km) ESECoromandel Aerodrome (CMV)Coromandel, New ZealandView Coromandel Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Coromandel Aerodrome Set CMV as destination Airport Get more information about Coromandel Aerodrome
1411,395.02 miles (18,338.46 km) ESEMatamata Airport (MTA)Matamata, New ZealandView Matamata Airport on a map View satellite image of Matamata Airport Set MTA as destination Airport Get more information about Matamata Airport
1511,393.93 miles (18,336.70 km) ESEThames Aerodrome (TMZ)Thames, New ZealandView Thames Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Thames Aerodrome Set TMZ as destination Airport Get more information about Thames Aerodrome