Shiraz International Airport

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Shiraz International Airport
Shahid Dastghaib International Airport
Tadayon Air Base

فرودگاه بین‌المللی شهید دستغیب شیراز
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SYZ is located in Iran
Location of airport in Iran
Airport type Public/Military
Owner Iranian Airports Holding Company
Operator Iran Civil Aviation Organization/Iran Air Force
Serves Shiraz, Jahrom, Fasa
Location Shiraz, Iran
Opened 1960 [1]
Hub for
Focus city for
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+04:30)
Elevation AMSL 4,920 ft / 1,500 m
Coordinates 29°32′21″N 52°35′24″E / 29.53917°N 52.59000°E / 29.53917; 52.59000Coordinates: 29°32′21″N 52°35′24″E / 29.53917°N 52.59000°E / 29.53917; 52.59000
Direction Length Surface
ft m
11R/29L 14,016 4,272 Asphalt
11L/29R 14,220 4,334 Asphalt
Statistics (۱۳۹۳ - 2014)
Aircraft Movements 24,572 Steady
Passengers 2,489,743 Steady
Cargo 26,203 tons Increase 5.5%
Source: Iranian Airports Holding Company[4]

Shiraz International Airport (IATA: SYZICAO: OISS) is located in Shiraz, Iran. It is the main international airport of Fars province and southern region of Iran.

Shiraz International Airport is the largest airport in the southern region of Iran. After undergoing renovation and redevelopment work in 2005, Shiraz Airport was identified as the second most reliable and modern airport in Iran (after Imam Khomeini International Airport of Tehran) in flight safety including electronic and navigation control systems of its flight tower. It is also capable of handling wide-body aircraft such as the Boeing 747, Boeing 777 and Airbus A340-600.

In addition to domestic flights to most major Iranian cities, there are daily flights to major cities in the Middle East including Dubai and Istanbul.


Shiraz International Airport consists of four terminals: two terminals for arrivals and departures for international flights and two for arrivals and departures for domestic flights. A terminal is under construction for International flights, which due to be built by 2020, and after complete of the new International Terminals the current International Terminals will be used for Hajj flights.

Current Terminals[edit]

  • VIP Terminal is used for Meraj Airlines for Governmental flights.
  • CIP Terminal is used at passengers request and it's opened to all requests.
  • Domestic departures and arrivals Terminals are used for all departures and arrivals flights for all airlines.
  • International departures and arrivals Terminals are used for all departures and arrivals flights for all airlines.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Cities with direct passenger flights from Shiraz International Airport
Meraj Airlines Airbus A320 at Shiraz International Airport
An Iran Air Fokker 100 at Shiraz International Airport, Iran. (2007)
Shiraz Airport Route map between 1925 and 1979


Airlines Destinations Terminal
Air Arabia Sharjah International
Atrak Air Charter:Mehrabad International Airport International [5]
Caspian Airlines Tehran-Mehrabad
Charter:, Mashhad
Corendon Airlines Seasonal: Adana, Antalya International
flydubai Dubai-International [6] International
Iran Air Abadan, Ahwaz, Bandar Abbas, Bandar Lengeh, Bushehr, Isfahan, Mehrabad International Airport,Tehran-Mehrabad Domestic
Iran Air Baghdad ,[7] Doha, Dubai-International, Kuwait, Najaf [7]
Seasonal: Jeddah, Medina
Iran Air Tours Abadan, Ahwaz, Kish Island, Mashhad, Tehran-Mehrabad Domestic
Iranian Naft Airlines Ahwaz, Isfahan, Tehran-Mehrabad Domestic
Iran Aseman Airlines Abadan, Ahwaz, Bandar Abbas, Chabahar, Isfahan, Kerman, Kermanshah, Kish Island, Lamerd, Lar, Mashhad, Noshahr [8] Qeshm Island, Rasht, Sari, Sirri Island, Tabriz, Tehran-Mehrabad, Zahedan Domestic
Iran Aseman Airlines Dubai-International, Muscat International
Kish Air Asaluyeh, Kish Island, Mashhad, Tehran-Mehrabad Domestic
Kish Air Muscat [9] International
Mahan Air Ahwaz, Kerman, Tehran-Mehrabad Domestic
Mahan Air Dubai-International,
Seasonal: Jeddah, Medina
Meraj Airlines Mashhad, Tehran-Mehrabad Domestic
Qatar Airways Doha International
Qeshm Airlines Kish Island, Mashhad, Qeshm Island, Sirri Island, Tehran-Mehrabad Domestic
Qeshm Airlines Baghdad, Najaf International
Taban Air Tehran-Mehrabad,
Charter: Mashhad
Taban Air Isparta, Istanbul-Atatürk International
Tailwind Airlines Seasonal: Adana, Antalya International
Turkish Airlines Istanbul-Atatürk , Isparta International
Saudia Seasonal: Jeddah, Medina International
Zagros Airlines Mashhad, Tehran-Mehrabad Domestic
Zagros Airlines Kuwait International


Airlines Destinations
Iran Aseman Airlines Cargo Abadan, Ahwaz, Ardabil, Asalouyeh, Bam, Birjand, Bojnord, Bushehr, Gachsaran, Gorgan, Qeshm Island, Ilam, Isfahan, Kermanshah, Kish Island, Khoy, Lamerd, Lar, Mashhad, Rafsanjan, Ramsar, Rasht, Sabzevar, Sahand, Sanandaj, Tabas, Tabriz, Yasouj, Yazd
Iran Air Cargo Doha, Dubai-International, Kuwait International Airport
Iran Air Cargo Abadan, Ahwaz, Ardabil, Bandar Abbas, Birjand, Bushehr, Qeshm Island, Isfahan, Kermanshah, Khorramabad, Kish Island, Lar, Mashhad, Rasht, Sary, Tabriz, Tehran-Imam Khomeini, Urmia, Yazd, Zahedan
Mahan Air Tehran-Mehrabad, Asalouyeh, Mahshahr, Mashhad
Turkish Airlines Istanbul-Atatürk
Qatar Airways Cargo Doha

International Airlines - Terminated Routes[edit]

Airline City Airport Notes Refs
Emirates Dubai Dubai International Airport Terminated
Jazeera Airways Kuwait Kuwait International Airport Terminated
Iran Air London London Heathrow Terminated
Iran Aseman Airlines Istanbul Istanbul-Sabiha Gökçen Terminated

Accidents and incidents[edit]

  • On 15 June 1971, Douglas C-47A EP-ADG of the Air Taxi Co was damaged beyond economic repair in an accident at Shiraz Airport.[10]

See also[edit]


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