Phaplu Airport

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Phaplu Airport


Phaplu Airport is located in Nepal
Phaplu Airport
Phaplu Airport
Location of airport in Nepal
Airport type Public
Serves Phaplu, Nepal
Elevation AMSL 7,918 ft / 2,413 m
Coordinates 27°31′05″N 086°35′04″E / 27.51806°N 86.58444°E / 27.51806; 86.58444
Direction Length Surface
m ft
671 2,201

Phaplu Airport (IATA: PPLICAO: VNPL) is an airport serving Phaplu[1] (also spelled Phaphlu), a town in the Solukhumbu district of the Sagarmatha zone in Nepal.


The airport resides at an elevation of 7,918 feet (2,413 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway which is 671 metres (2,201 ft) in length.[1] The Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal has been carrying on its reconstruction and improvement work of Phaplu terminal building.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Nepal Airlines Kathmandu,[2] Lukla[3]
Tara Air Kathmandu[4]


  1. ^ a b c Airport information for Phaplu, Nepal (VNPL / PPL) at Great Circle Mapper.
  2. ^ "Schedule Effective from 15 May 2010 to 30 October 2010". Nepal Airlines. Retrieved 7 June 2010. 
  3. ^ "Nepal Airlines". Nepal Airlines. Retrieved 2012-02-09. 
  4. ^ Scheduled Flights

See Also[edit]

List of airports in Nepal

External links[edit]