Gorakhpur Airport

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Gorakhpur Airport
गोरखपुर विमानपत्तन
boarding operation in progress at Gorakhpur Airport


GOP is located in Uttar Pradesh
Location of the airport in Uttar Pradesh
Airport type Public
Owner Airports Authority of India
Operator Indian Air Force
Serves Gorakhpur
Location Gorakhpur
Elevation AMSL 259 ft / 79 m
Coordinates 26°44′22″N 83°26′58″E / 26.73944°N 83.44944°E / 26.73944; 83.44944
Direction Length Surface
ft m
11/29 9,000 2,743 PEM

Gorakhpur Airport (IATA: GOPICAO: VEGK) is an airport located in Gorakhpur, in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India. Gorakhpur Airport is operated with surveillance of Indian Air Force station base situated in Gorakhpur. Gorakhpur Airport is Civil Air terminal attached to Air Force Station Range, which is primarily a military & Air Force facility. Gorakhpur Airport has a limited number of commercial flights, currently connected only to Delhi Airport. Distance to city from airport is 8 km, Gorakhpur Airport has a single building with a common arrival and departure hall.[1] It is having Parking area with a capacity for 20 cars, but is not opened for public use.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Jet Airways Delhi


External links[edit]

situated about 10 kilometres from Gorakhpur's railway station.