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Gwangju Airport (광주공항)

  • Gwangju Airport (광주공항)

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Address
420-25, Sangmu-daero, Gwangsan-gu, Gwangju
광주광역시 광산구 상무대로 420-25 (신촌동)
Type
Express
Inquiries
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-1661-2626
Homepage
www.airport.co.kr/gwangju
(Korean, English)
  • Information
    Introduction
    The major gateway to the Honam area, Gwangju Airport is located about 5.8 kilometers to the west of Gwangju City Hall. The Gwangju Airfield was built in Hak-dong, Gwangju on November 16, 1948, and the first private aircraft (a DC-3) was operated there on February 10, 1949. The airport was moved to its current location on January 10, 1964, after which passenger services like the passenger terminal and taxiway were constructed. Since the 1990s, the airport has been operated by the Korea Airports Corporation and now consists of a passenger terminal, a freight terminal, a runway, a taxiway, a parking ramp, and parking facilities with space for up to 933 cars.

    Main Routes
    Flight schedule varies by air carrier. Please refer to the website.

    Credit Cards
    Accepted

    Convenience Facilities
    Gwangju Tourism Association, Internet lounge, Air Carrier Counters, convenience stores, café, Airports Gallery, Baby lounge, etc.

    Parking Facilities
    2 Parking lots (General parking lot / freight parking lot)

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