Gorakhpur Airport

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Gorakhpur Airport
गोरखपुर विमानपत्तन


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. The Airports Authority of India operates it as a civil enclave at the Gorakhpur Air Force Station of the Indian Air Force. The airport has a limited number of commercial flights, 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] Currently Air India Regional is the only carrier to operate flight to the airport.[2]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Air India Regional Delhi
SpiceJet Delhi, Kolkata (both begin 4 October 2016)[3]


  1. ^ "Airport Website". 
  2. ^ "Air India launches Delhi-Gorakhpur flight service". Business Standard. 15 January 2016. Retrieved 15 January 2016. 
  3. ^ "SpiceJet Schedule". Retrieved 22 August 2016. 



External links[edit]

  1. ^ https://www.makemytrip.com/flights/new_delhi-gorakhpur-jet_airways-tickets.html
  2. ^ "Jet Airways Delhi-Gorakhpur flight service". Make My Trip. 15 January 2016. Retrieved 15 January 2016.