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LIH Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: LIH / PHLI
Airport Name: Lihue Airport
Location: Lihue, Hawaii, United States
GPS Coordinates: 21°58'33"N by 159°20'20"W
Area Served: Lihue, Hawaii
Operator/Owner: State of Hawaii
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 153 feet (47 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Lihue Airport (LIH):

  • Because of Lihue Airport's relatively low elevation of 153 feet, planes can take off or land at Lihue 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.
  • Lihue Airport is a state-owned public-use airport located in the Līhuʻe CDP on the southeast coast of the island of Kauaʻi in Kauai County, Hawaiʻi, United States, two nautical miles east of the center of the CDP.
  • Lihue Airport handled 2,416,812 passengers last year.
  • Lihue Airport covers an area of 879 acres at an elevation of 153 feet above mean sea level.
  • The airport does not serve as a hub for any airline carrier.
  • Lihue Airport (LIH) has 2 runways.
  • The furthest airport from Lihue Airport (LIH) is Ghanzi Airport (GNZ), which is nearly antipodal to Lihue Airport (meaning Lihue Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Ghanzi Airport), and is located 12,370 miles (19,907 kilometers) away in Ghanzi, Botswana.
  • The closest airport to Lihue Airport (LIH) is Princeville Airport (HPV), which is located only 17 miles (28 kilometers) NNW of LIH.

Map of Nearest Airports from Lihue Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Lihue Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
117.49 miles (28.15 km) NNWPrinceville Airport (HPV)Hanalei, Hawaii, United StatesView Princeville Airport on a map Set HPV as destination Airport Get more information about Princeville Airport
217.79 miles (28.63 km) WSWPort Allen Airport (PAK)Hanapepe, Hawaii, United StatesView Port Allen Airport on a map Set PAK as destination Airport Get more information about Port Allen Airport
328.76 miles (46.28 km) WPMRF Barking Sands (BKH)Kekaha, Hawaii, United StatesView PMRF Barking Sands on a map Set BKH as destination Airport Get more information about PMRF Barking Sands
478.21 miles (125.87 km) ESEDillingham Airfield (HDH)Mokuleia, Hawaii, United StatesView Dillingham Airfield on a map Set HDH as destination Airport Get more information about Dillingham Airfield
590.03 miles (144.89 km) ESEWheeler AAF (HHI)Wahiawa, Hawaii, United StatesView Wheeler AAF on a map Set HHI as destination Airport Get more information about Wheeler AAF
693.67 miles (150.74 km) ESEKalaeloa Airport (NAX)Kapolei, Hawaii, United StatesView Kalaeloa Airport on a map Set NAX as destination Airport Get more information about Kalaeloa Airport
7101.67 miles (163.63 km) ESEHickam Field (HIK)Honolulu, Hawaii, United StatesView Hickam Field on a map Set HIK as destination Airport Get more information about Hickam Field
8101.67 miles (163.63 km) ESEHonolulu International Airport (HNL)Honolulu, Hawaii, United StatesView Honolulu International Airport on a map Set HNL as destination Airport Get more information about Honolulu International Airport
9154.92 miles (249.31 km) ESEMolokai Airport (MKK)Kaunakakai, Hawaii, United StatesView Molokai Airport on a map Set MKK as destination Airport Get more information about Molokai Airport
10160.88 miles (258.92 km) ESEKalaupapa Airport (LUP)Kalaupapa, Hawaii, United StatesView Kalaupapa Airport on a map Set LUP as destination Airport Get more information about Kalaupapa Airport
11174.24 miles (280.41 km) ESELanai Airport (LNY)Lanai City, Hawaii, United StatesView Lanai Airport on a map Set LNY as destination Airport Get more information about Lanai Airport
12185.15 miles (297.96 km) ESEKapalua Airport (JHM)Lahaina, Hawaii, United StatesView Kapalua Airport on a map Set JHM as destination Airport Get more information about Kapalua Airport
13201.31 miles (323.98 km) ESEKahului Airport (OGG)Kahului, Hawaii, United StatesView Kahului Airport on a map Set OGG as destination Airport Get more information about Kahului Airport
14228.90 miles (368.38 km) ESEHana Airport (HNM)Hana, Hawaii, United StatesView Hana Airport on a map Set HNM as destination Airport Get more information about Hana Airport
15253.46 miles (407.90 km) ESEUpolu Airport (UPP)Hawi, Hawaii, United StatesView Upolu Airport on a map Set UPP as destination Airport Get more information about Upolu Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Lihue Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Lihue Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,369.96 miles (19,907.47 km) WSWGhanzi Airport (GNZ)Ghanzi, BotswanaView Ghanzi Airport on a map Set GNZ as destination Airport Get more information about Ghanzi Airport
212,323.10 miles (19,832.05 km) ESEGobabis Airport (GOG)Gobabis, NamibiaView Gobabis Airport on a map Set GOG as destination Airport Get more information about Gobabis Airport
312,281.16 miles (19,764.56 km) SSWHukuntsi Airport (HUK)Hukuntsi, BotswanaView Hukuntsi Airport on a map Set HUK as destination Airport Get more information about Hukuntsi Airport
412,229.21 miles (19,680.96 km) EHosea Kutako International Airport (WDH)Windhoek, NamibiaView Hosea Kutako International Airport on a map Set WDH as destination Airport Get more information about Hosea Kutako International Airport
512,210.76 miles (19,651.26 km) SWMaun Airport (MUB)Maun, BotswanaView Maun Airport on a map Set MUB as destination Airport Get more information about Maun Airport
612,204.87 miles (19,641.78 km) SEGrootfontein Airport (GFY)Grootfontein, NamibiaView Grootfontein Airport on a map Set GFY as destination Airport Get more information about Grootfontein Airport
712,203.72 miles (19,639.94 km) ESEEros Airport (ERS)Windhoek, NamibiaView Eros Airport on a map Set ERS as destination Airport Get more information about Eros Airport
812,160.72 miles (19,570.73 km) SDirico Airport (DRC)Dirico, AngolaView Dirico Airport on a map Set DRC as destination Airport Get more information about Dirico Airport
912,152.41 miles (19,557.37 km) SSERundu Airport (NDU)Rundu, Okavango Region, NamibiaView Rundu Airport on a map Set NDU as destination Airport Get more information about Rundu Airport
1012,123.00 miles (19,510.03 km) SWJwaneng Airport (JWA)Jwaneng, BotswanaView Jwaneng Airport on a map Set JWA as destination Airport Get more information about Jwaneng Airport
1112,097.17 miles (19,468.46 km) SEHalali Airport (HAL)Halali, NamibiaView Halali Airport on a map Set HAL as destination Airport Get more information about Halali Airport
1212,082.97 miles (19,445.60 km) SSEKeetmanshoop Airport (KMP)Keetmanshoop, NamibiaView Keetmanshoop Airport on a map Set KMP as destination Airport Get more information about Keetmanshoop Airport
1312,071.89 miles (19,427.78 km) EArandis Airport (ADI)Arandis / Swakopmund, NamibiaView Arandis Airport on a map Set ADI as destination Airport Get more information about Arandis Airport
1412,059.73 miles (19,408.20 km) SWKatima Mulilo Airport (MPA)Katima Mulilo, NamibiaView Katima Mulilo Airport on a map Set MPA as destination Airport Get more information about Katima Mulilo Airport
1512,058.55 miles (19,406.31 km) WSWSir Seretse Khama International Airport (GBE)Gaborone, BotswanaView Sir Seretse Khama International Airport on a map Set GBE as destination Airport Get more information about Sir Seretse Khama International Airport