Yakutsk Airport
Yakutsk Airport

Yakutsk Airport (Yakutsk Airport). Official site. 


The international airport of Yakutsk (the informal name "Tuymaada") is located at a distance of 7 kilometers north of the city. It is the main air transport hub not only of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) and the entire Far East region.

Main achievements and future prospects of the airport "Yakutsk"

At the end of 2014, the Yakutsk airport occupies a place of 27 among three hundred airports of international importance in the territory of the Russian Federation. As for the Far Eastern District, here it occupies the third position in the transportation and service of passengers. With cargo transportation, the airport takes 11 place in the country and the second in the district. According to the volumes of mail transportation, “Yakutsk” is the eighth in Russia and the second in the Far Eastern Federal District. 

It is worth noting that in 2014, the Yakutsk airport was awarded the title of “Best airport of the year among the CIS” among airports that have a passenger turnover of more than one million people per year. The same award was received in the 2013 year, it was presented to the cohesive team of "Yakutia". 

Of course, the importance of the airport is very high for the whole republic. As you know, this is a huge area with many inaccessible places. It must be said that 80% of the total passenger turnover of Yakutia falls on this air gate. 

In the future, the airport plans its active development, which will create a more modern transport system. The modernization of the region’s transport takes place within the framework of the state system for the development of transport, which will further enable Yakutia to become a large transport hub. In consequence of this, the value of the airport "Yakutia" will increase significantly. 

In the airport there are three main areas of air transport:

  • - Regional (Air connection with settlements of the Republic);

  • - Internal Russian (Yakutsk connects with many major cities of the country);

  • - International (charter flights to major tourist destinations, mostly in East Asia).


The importance of the airport of Yakutsk for the world of aviation is that it is currently used as a testing ground for new aircraft models in low temperature conditions. This is due to the fact that it is in Yakutia is cold pole of the northern hemisphere.


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The international airport of Yakutsk is the base for such airlines as "Polar airlines","Yakutia"And" Ilin ".

In 2012 year in Yakutsk airport opened a new terminal complex, equipped with all modern technologies. There was a VIP-room, serving passengers flying Business Class. Due to this the AEROCOMPLEX became one of the best in the country.


Near the airport of Yakutsk has the following hotels:

  • - Northern Lights;

  • - Hotel Polar Star;

  • - Hotel Siberian Crane;

  • - Visit Apartments;

  • - Sonata Hotel;

  • - Hotel Complex Rubin;

  • - Hotel Aurora;

  • - Tuyaara;

  • - Bed & Breakfast Penthouse;

  • - Guest House Constellation.


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From the international airport of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) to the capital of the region can be reached in the following ways:

  • 1. City bus.

Past the airport runs several bus routes that lead to different areas of the city.

  • 2. Taxi.

The most common type of transfer.


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At the international airport of Yakutsk you may be offered the following types of services and entertainment:

  • - Mother and child room;

  • - Cafes, bars and restaurants;

  • - Representation of the different airlines;

  • - Banks, ATMs, currency exchange;

  • - Luggage storage;

  • - Maintenance of VIP-passengers;

  • - Hotel rooms;

  • - An information service, and more.


Basic data:

  • The main international airport in the north-east of Russia to the Republic of Sakha-Yakutia

  • Airport founded: 1940.

  • Airport coordinates: latitude 62.09, longitude 129.77.

  • GMT time zone (winter / summer): + 10 / + 1.

  • Country Airport location: Russia.

  • Location: 7 kilometers north of the city center of Yakutsk.

  • Number of airport terminals: 1.

  • IATA airport code: YKS.

  • ICAO airport code: UEEE.

  • Internal code: YAKT.


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Contact details:

  • Email the airport: [email protected].

  • Basic airlines: Polar Airlines (Polar Airlines), Yakutia Airlines (Yakutia).

  • Airport Fax: +74112443233.

  • Airport management phone: +74112491000.

  • Airport information phone: +7411214006.

  • The mailing address of the airport: Gagarina st., 10, Yakutsk, Republic of Sakha (Yakutia), Russia, 677014.


Yakutsk Airport. Official site. http://www.yks.aero/

Yakutsk Airport. Official site.

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