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Damascus International Airport Code DAM

Airport Codes


Airport coordinates

LAT / LON 33°24'41"N / 36°30'56"E


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Station ID: OSDI
Observation Time: 06/05/2021 1:43 pm

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About Damascus International Airport Code

Damascus International Airport is DAM. This three-letter IATA code is derived from the airport’s name Damascus. Its elevation above sea level is 616 meters.

About Damascus International Airport (DAM) 

Damascus International Airport (DAM) started operations in 1970 and went on to become Syria’s busiest airport with passenger traffic of 5.5 million. Ever since its inception, this facility has been experiencing a surge in passenger traffic by 50% annually. 

Being one of the busiest airports in the country, it has evolved into a sort of exquisite hub brimming with history and culture. Damascus International Airport (DAM) is also an economic generator hosting flights from all over the world such as Cham Wings Airlines, Fly Baghdad, Mahan Air, and Syrian Air. 

Damascus International Airport (DAM) Runways.

Damascus International Airport (DAM) has two runways: 

05R/23L 3,600m asphalt 

05L/23L 3,598m asphalt

Damascus International Airport (DAM) Terminals

Damascus International Airport (DAM) features a single terminal building. It has two duty-free outlets along with an in-house coffee shop, several souvenir shops, three restaurants, and a lounge. 

Nearest Airports to Damascus International Airport (DAM)

Beirut Airport 105 km 

Haifa Airport 153 km 

Amman Civil-Marka Airport 170 km 

Amman Queen Alia Airport 195 km 

Tel Aviv-Yafo Sde Dov Airport 217 km 

Major Airlines Operating from Damascus International Airport (DAM)

Cham Wings Airlines 

Fly Baghdad

Mahan Air 

Syrian Air 

UR Airlines

Runway Data

Name Length Width Surface Lighted
05R-23L 11,811 ft 148 ft Asphalt Yes
05L-23R 9,843 ft 148 ft Asphalt Yes

Frequently Asked Questions

  • When should I reach the airport to board a flight on time?
    You should reach 90 minutes in advance before the departure of your domestic flight and 3 hours before the departure of an international flight.
  • Yes. You can use the free Wi-Fi facility at the airport.
  • The airport features luxury lounges, duty-free shops, ATMs, onsite parking, multi-cuisine restaurants, and currency exchange counters among other facilities.
  • You must check with the Materials Management Department as all unclaimed properties found at the airport and its vicinity are deposited here.
  • Yes. You need to carry a copy of your boarding ticket along with a government-issued picture ID.
  • Yes. The airport has a 24*7 medical center helmed by well-trained doctors and paramedics. In the event of a medical emergency, ambulances are also provided.
  • Kindly get in touch with your respective airline.
  • Kindly refer to your respective airline’s guidelines should you wish to carry medicines on board. It is advised that you carry your doctor’s prescription as well.
  • For the safety of our passengers, we request them to not handle any unattended items. They are advised to inform about the same to the airport staff or security personnel.

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