|WORLD AREA CODE||679|
|IATA METROPOLITAN CODE||IST|
LAT / LON 41°16'31"N / 28°45'6"E
Station ID: LTFM
Observation Time: 11/05/2021 12:44 pm
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About Istanbul New Airport Code
Istanbul New Airport code is IST. This three-letter IATA code is based on the name of Istanbul city in Turkey. Its elevation above sea level is 99 meters above sea level.
About Istanbul New Airport (IST)
Istanbul New Airport (IST) is located in the heart of Turkey’s Arnavutkoy district that falls on the European side of the country. This airport has been launched recently and all the commercial traffic has been transferred to it from Istanbul Ataturk Airport. Istanbul Ataturk Airport was once the primary airport.
Istanbul New Airport (IST) is regarded as one of the busiest airports in the world with a capacity of 200 million passengers from all over the world annually.
Istanbul New Airport (IST) Terminals
This facility has one terminal that is manned by 3,500 security personnel and 1,850 police.
Istanbul New Airport (IST) Runways
There are four runways at the airport:
16L/34R 3,750m asphalt
16R/34L 3,750m asphalt
17L/35R 4,100m asphalt
17R/35L 4,100m asphalt
These runways handle 185,642 aircraft operations and 869,289 tonnes of cargo every year.
Nearest Airports to Istanbul New Airport (IST)
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport 51 km
Tekirdag Corlu Airport 111 km
Cengiz Topel Naval Air Station 150 km
Major Airlines Operating from Istanbul New Airport (IST)
|16R-34L||12,303 ft||196 ft||Asphalt||Yes|
|16L-34R||12,303 ft||147 ft||Asphalt||Yes|
|17R-35L||13,451 ft||147 ft||Asphalt||Yes|
|17L-35R||13,451 ft||196 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.
Can I use the Wi-Fi facility at the airport?Yes. You can use the free Wi-Fi facility at the airport.
What facilities are available at the airport for me?The airport features luxury lounges, duty-free shops, ATMs, onsite parking, multi-cuisine restaurants, and currency exchange counters among other facilities.
Which department should I get in touch with at the airport to report the loss of articles?You must check with the Materials Management Department as all unclaimed properties found at the airport and its vicinity are deposited here.
Do I need to carry something to claim the lost property?Yes. You need to carry a copy of your boarding ticket along with a government-issued picture ID.
Can I avail medical facilities at the airport?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.
Who should I contact if my baggage is missing at the destination airport?Kindly get in touch with your respective airline.
Can I carry medicines to the airport?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.
Who should I contact if I found any unattended item at the airport?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.