Hurghada International Airport

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Hurghada International Airport
Hurghada airport 6.jpg
IATA: HRGICAO: HEGN
HRG is located in Egypt
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Location of airport in Egypt
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Government
Serves Hurghada
Location Hurghada, Egypt
Hub for
Elevation AMSL 52 ft / 16 m
Coordinates 27°10′41″N 33°47′57″E / 27.17806°N 33.79917°E / 27.17806; 33.79917
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
16/34 4,000 13,124 Asphalt
Source: DAFIF[1][2]

Hurghada International Airport (IATA: HRGICAO: HEGN) is an international airport located in Hurghada, Egypt. It is located inland, 5 km (3.1 mi) southwest of El Dahar (downtown Hurghada). It is the second busiest airport in Egypt after Cairo International Airport.

Terminal[edit]

Aerial overview
Departure area

The airport is currently served by one terminal. In recent years,[when?] a large number of expansion works was carried out at the airport, including the building of the arrival hall, which cost US$155 million

Future Developments[edit]

  • Construction of a new terminal complex at a cost of $300 million with an annual passenger capacity of 7.5 million. The project will be implemented over the course of 36 month period. The planned opening date was mid-2012.
  • Construction of a second 4,000m runway.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Air Berlin Berlin-Tegel, Cologne/Bonn, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, Nuremberg
Seasonal: Dresden, Hamburg, Leipzig/Halle, Munich, Münster/Osnabrück, Paderborn/Lippstadt
Austrian Airlines Vienna
Arkefly Amsterdam
Belair Seasonal: Basel/Mulhouse, Zurich
Condor Berlin-Schönefeld, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Hannover, Leipzig/Halle, Munich, Paderborn/Lippstadt, Stuttgart
Corendon Dutch Airlines Amsterdam
easyJet London-Gatwick
easyJet Switzerland Geneva
Edelweiss Air Zurich
EgyptAir Cairo
Seasonal charter: Cluj-Napoca
EgyptAir Express Alexandria-Borg el Arab, Cairo, Sharm el-Sheikh
Germania Seasonal: Rostock
Germanwings Seasonal: Hannover
Holidays Czech Airlines Seasonal: Brno, Ostrava, Prague
Jet Time Charter: Copenhagen
Jetairfly Brussels
Luxair Luxembourg
Monarch Airlines Birmingham (begins 2 May 2014),[3] London-Gatwick ,[3] Manchester [3]
Niki Salzburg, Vienna
Seasonal: Graz, Innsbruck, Klagenfurt
NordStar Seasonal: Saint Petersburg
Nordwind Airlines Seasonal: Kazan
Novair Charter: Göteborg
Orenair Charter: Krasnodar
Small Planet Airlines Seasonal charter: Vilnius, Gdansk
SunExpress Deutschland Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, Munich, Stuttgart
Thomas Cook Airlines Birmingham, London-Gatwick, Manchester
Thomas Cook Airlines Belgium Brussels
Thomson Airways Birmingham, London-Gatwick, Manchester
Transavia.com Amsterdam
Transavia.com France Paris-Orly
Travel Service Airlines Seasonal: Bratislava, Brno, Budapest, Košice, Ostrava, Prague
TUIfly Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, Hannover, Munich, Stuttgart
Turkish Airlines Istanbul-Ataturk
Ural Airlines Seasonal Saint Petersburg

Ground transportation[edit]

Car hire is available at the airport. Regular taxis, tourist taxis and minibuses operate from the airport as well.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Airport information for HEGN at World Aero Data. Data current as of October 2006.Source: DAFIF.
  2. ^ Airport information for HRG at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective Oct. 2006).
  3. ^ a b c Monarch New Routes 2014

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