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Gimpo International Airport Code GMP

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Airport coordinates

LAT / LON 37°33'29"N / 126°47'27"E


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Observation Time: 08/05/2021 2:35 pm

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About Gimpo International Airport Code

Gimpo International Airport code is GMP. This three-letter IATA code has been derived from the name of the airport. Gimpo International Airport (GMP) is located at a height of 18 meters above sea level. 

About Gimpo International Airport (GMP)

Nestled in the western end of Seoul is South Korea’s one of the most popular airports known as Gimpo International Airport (GMP).  Until Incheon International Airport came into existence in 2001, Gimpo International Airport (GMP) served as the country’s main airport. It is still one of the busiest airports in the country with more than 23 million passenger traffic annually. 

Gimpo International Airport (GMP) is a cultural centre where people from all over the globe come together to celebrate their journeys. This facility is also a hub of economic development contributing immensely to the country’s ever-growing economy. 

Gimpo International Airport (GMP) hosts world-class amenities and features other luxuries to make passengers’ experience at the airport convenient and unforgettable.

Gimpo International Airport (GMP) Runways

There are two state-of-the-art runways at the airport 

14R/32L 3,200m asphalt 

14L/32R 3,600m asphalt

These runways handle 140,422 aircraft movements along with 253,395 tonnes of cargo annually. 

Gimpo International Airport (GMP) Terminal

Gimpo International Airport (GMP) features two passenger terminals for both domestic and international operations. There is a cargo terminal as well. 

Nearest Airports to Gimpo International Airport (GMP)

Incheon International Airport 20.75 miles 

Suwon Airport 24.76 miles 

WonJu Airport 63.99 miles 

Cheongju Airport 69.71 miles

Major Passenger Airlines Operating from Gimpo International Airport (GMP)

Air Busan

Air China

Air Seoul

All Nippon Airways

Asiana Airlines

China Airlines

China Eastern Airlines

Eastar Jet


Runway Data

Name Length Width Surface Lighted
14R-32L 10,499 ft 197 ft Asphalt Yes
14L-32R 11,811 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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