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VGO Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: VGO / LEVX
Airport Names:
  1. Vigo Airport
  2. Aeropuerto de Vigo
  3. Aeroporto de Vigo
Location: Vigo, Galicia, Spain
GPS Coordinates: 42°13'45"N by 8°37'38"W
Area Served: Vigo
Airport Type: Civil
Elevation: 855 feet (261 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Vigo Airport (VGO):

  • In addition to being known as "Vigo Airport", other names for VGO include "Aeropuerto de Vigo" and "Aeroporto de Vigo".
  • In late May 2007, the Board of Aena awarded the construction of the "Vehicle Parking Building, Construction and Technical Block Vigo airport, Dragados SA for an amount of 38,266,145 euros and an execution period of 28 months.
  • Because of Vigo Airport's relatively low elevation of 855 feet, planes can take off or land at Vigo 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 Vigo Airport (VGO) is Braga Airport (BGZ), which is located 45 miles (73 kilometers) SSE of VGO.
  • The furthest airport from Vigo Airport (VGO) is Greymouth Airport (GMN), which is nearly antipodal to Vigo Airport (meaning Vigo Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Greymouth Airport), and is located 12,418 miles (19,985 kilometers) away in Greymouth, New Zealand.
  • Vigo Airport handled 828,725 passengers last year.
  • By 1927 the Spanish Government became aware of the necessity of having a customs airport in Galicia, and as a first step the harbour of Vigo was conditioned for hidroaviation in March 1929 and at the same time a "maritime airport" was built and started operations at nearby Cesantes beach.
  • Vigo Airport (VGO) currently has only 1 runway.
  • After meeting in the summer of 2008 that would expand the airport terminal Vigo, and after more than a year of delays and conflicting information and would eventually expand the terminal, 24 February 2010, the Board of Directors approved at its meeting Aena the tendering of the works to expand the terminal with a budget of 59,393,578.76 euros.

Map of Nearest Airports from Vigo Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Vigo Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
145.36 miles (72.99 km) SSEBraga Airport (BGZ)Braga, PortugalView Braga Airport on a map View satellite image of Braga Airport Set BGZ as destination Airport Get more information about Braga Airport
247.35 miles (76.20 km) NNESantiago de Compostela Airport (SCQ)Santiago de Compostela, SpainView Santiago de Compostela Airport on a map View satellite image of Santiago de Compostela Airport Set SCQ as destination Airport Get more information about Santiago de Compostela Airport
368.70 miles (110.56 km) SFrancisco Sá Carneiro Airport (OPO)Porto, PortugalView Francisco Sá Carneiro Airport on a map View satellite image of Francisco Sá Carneiro Airport Set OPO as destination Airport Get more information about Francisco Sá Carneiro Airport
475.20 miles (121.02 km) NA Coruña Airport (LCG)A Coruña, SpainView A Coruña Airport on a map View satellite image of A Coruña Airport Set LCG as destination Airport Get more information about A Coruña Airport
580.70 miles (129.88 km) SEVila Real Airport (VRL)Vila Real, PortugalView Vila Real Airport on a map View satellite image of Vila Real Airport Set VRL as destination Airport Get more information about Vila Real Airport
6101.82 miles (163.87 km) ESEBragança Airport (BGC)Bragança, PortugalView Bragança Airport on a map View satellite image of Bragança Airport Set BGC as destination Airport Get more information about Bragança Airport
7143.47 miles (230.89 km) SCoimbra Airport (CBP)Coimbra, PortugalView Coimbra Airport on a map View satellite image of Coimbra Airport Set CBP as destination Airport Get more information about Coimbra Airport
8148.24 miles (238.57 km) SSECovilhã Airport (COV)Covilhã, PortugalView Covilhã Airport on a map View satellite image of Covilhã Airport Set COV as destination Airport Get more information about Covilhã Airport
9153.63 miles (247.24 km) ELeón Airport (LEN)León, SpainView León Airport on a map View satellite image of León Airport Set LEN as destination Airport Get more information about León Airport
10160.38 miles (258.10 km) NEAsturias Airport (OVD)Oviedo, Asturias, SpainView Asturias Airport on a map View satellite image of Asturias Airport Set OVD as destination Airport Get more information about Asturias Airport
11184.03 miles (296.17 km) ESESalamanca-Matacán Airport (SLM)Salamanca, SpainView Salamanca-Matacán Airport on a map View satellite image of Salamanca-Matacán Airport Set SLM as destination Airport Get more information about Salamanca-Matacán Airport
12197.28 miles (317.49 km) EValladolid International Airport (VLL)Valladolid, SpainView Valladolid International Airport on a map View satellite image of Valladolid International Airport Set VLL as destination Airport Get more information about Valladolid International Airport
13240.20 miles (386.56 km) SLisbon Portela Airport (LIS)Lisbon, PortugalView Lisbon Portela Airport on a map View satellite image of Lisbon Portela Airport Set LIS as destination Airport Get more information about Lisbon Portela Airport
14249.33 miles (401.25 km) SSEBadajoz Airport (BJZ)Badajoz, SpainView Badajoz Airport on a map View satellite image of Badajoz Airport Set BJZ as destination Airport Get more information about Badajoz Airport
15256.37 miles (412.59 km) EBurgos Airport (RGS)Burgos, SpainView Burgos Airport on a map View satellite image of Burgos Airport Set RGS as destination Airport Get more information about Burgos Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Vigo Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Vigo Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,418.23 miles (19,985.15 km) SSEGreymouth Airport (GMN)Greymouth, New ZealandView Greymouth Airport on a map View satellite image of Greymouth Airport Set GMN as destination Airport Get more information about Greymouth Airport
212,401.22 miles (19,957.78 km) SSWWestport Airport (WSZ)Westport, New ZealandView Westport Airport on a map View satellite image of Westport Airport Set WSZ as destination Airport Get more information about Westport Airport
312,397.94 miles (19,952.50 km) SSEHokitika Airport (HKK)Hokitika, New ZealandView Hokitika Airport on a map View satellite image of Hokitika Airport Set HKK as destination Airport Get more information about Hokitika Airport
412,331.77 miles (19,846.00 km) SSWChristchurch International Airport (CHC)Christchurch, New ZealandView Christchurch International Airport on a map View satellite image of Christchurch International Airport Set CHC as destination Airport Get more information about Christchurch International Airport
512,327.48 miles (19,839.10 km) SEFox Glacier Aerodrome (FGL)Fox Glacier, New ZealandView Fox Glacier Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Fox Glacier Aerodrome Set FGL as destination Airport Get more information about Fox Glacier Aerodrome
612,323.49 miles (19,832.68 km) SWMotueka Aerodrome (MZP)Motueka, New ZealandView Motueka Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Motueka Aerodrome Set MZP as destination Airport Get more information about Motueka Aerodrome
712,322.10 miles (19,830.45 km) WKaikoura Aerodrome (KBZ)Kaikoura, New ZealandView Kaikoura Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Kaikoura Aerodrome Set KBZ as destination Airport Get more information about Kaikoura Aerodrome
812,321.86 miles (19,830.05 km) WSWNelson AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Whakatū (NSN)Nelson, New ZealandView Nelson AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Whakatū on a map View satellite image of Nelson AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Whakatū Set NSN as destination Airport Get more information about Nelson AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Whakatū
912,319.16 miles (19,825.72 km) SAshburton Aerodrome (ASG)Ashburton, New ZealandView Ashburton Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Ashburton Aerodrome Set ASG as destination Airport Get more information about Ashburton Aerodrome
1012,319.02 miles (19,825.49 km) SWTakaka Aerodrome (KTF)Takaka, New ZealandView Takaka Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Takaka Aerodrome Set KTF as destination Airport Get more information about Takaka Aerodrome
1112,313.54 miles (19,816.68 km) SSEMount Cook Airport (MON)Mount Cook, New ZealandView Mount Cook Airport on a map View satellite image of Mount Cook Airport Set MON as destination Airport Get more information about Mount Cook Airport
1212,304.98 miles (19,802.89 km) SSEGlentanner Aerodrome (GTN)Mount Cook, New ZealandView Glentanner Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Glentanner Aerodrome Set GTN as destination Airport Get more information about Glentanner Aerodrome
1312,299.23 miles (19,793.65 km) WSWWoodbourne Airport (BHE)Blenheim, New ZealandView Woodbourne Airport on a map View satellite image of Woodbourne Airport Set BHE as destination Airport Get more information about Woodbourne Airport
1412,293.33 miles (19,784.15 km) SRichard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport) (TIU)Timaru, New ZealandView Richard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport) on a map View satellite image of Richard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport) Set TIU as destination Airport Get more information about Richard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport)
1512,249.28 miles (19,713.26 km) WSWWellington International Airport (WLG)Wellington, New ZealandView Wellington International Airport on a map View satellite image of Wellington International Airport Set WLG as destination Airport Get more information about Wellington International Airport