Gabala Airport
Gabala Airport

Airport Qabala (Gabala Airport).

Gabala International Airport is in the northern part of Azerbaijan in the city of Gabala. It was opened in November 18 2011 the city, and the first flight was made in the following year 1 June in Baku. In November, the airline 2012 Russian "Ural Airlines" began to run flights from Moscow (Domodedovo) to Gabala and back to Moscow. Flights take place once a week on the aircraft, "Airbus A-320». Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev attended the opening of the airport.

It located in 20 km from the city center. Air transport is carried out by five companies: AZAL (Baku - Airport. H. Aliyev), Metrojet (Moscow Domodedovo Airport), Saratov Airliines (Moscow Domodedovo Airport), VIM-Avia (Saint Petersburg Airport Pulkovo Moscow Domodedovo Airport) UralAirlines (Moscow Domodedovo Airport). This is the only airport in the city.

Gabala is able to receive international and domestic flights. As a rule, the registration of passengers and their baggage begins 2 hours before the flight. To register you need to present a pre-purchased ticket and passport or a passport, if the ticket was purchased on the Internet.

Gabala Airport has no restrictions on the possibility of receiving aircraft. Absolutely all types of aircraft with different tonnage, including heavy cargo air transport, can land. The length of the runway is 3600 meters. Material - asphalt. Gabala received the status of “International” after joining ICAO.   

Basic data of Gabala airport:

  • Airport country: Azerbaijan.
  • International Airport, located in north-western Azerbaijan.
  • Airport founded: 2011.
  • GMT time zone (summer / winter): + 5 / + 4.
  • Airport coordinates: longitude 47.71, latitude 40.83.
  • Number of airport terminals: 1.


Airport Gabala (Gabala Airport). Official site: no. 

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Airport Codes:

  • IATA airport code: GBB.
  • ICAO airport code: UBBQ.



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