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Mehrabad Airport Code THR

Airport Codes


Airport coordinates

LAT / LON 35°41'21"N / 51°18'48"E


Weather Observations

Station ID: OIII
Observation Time: 13/04/2021 1:54 pm

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About Mehrabad Airport Code

Mehrabad Airport code is THR. This IATA code is based on Iran’s capital city Tehran since it serves this metropolitan area primarily. Located at a height of 1,208 meters above sea level, this facility is home to a number of airlines including Iran Air, Mahan Air, and Miraj Airlines among others. 

About Mehrabad Airport (THR)

Despite handling domestic operations only, Mehrabad Airport (THR) is Iran’s busiest airport with passenger traffic of more than 16 million annually. The Government of Iran and Iranian Air Force also use this facility.

Mehrabad Airport (THR) Terminals

There are six terminals at the airport: 

VIP Terminal

It is used by Meraj Airlines for all government purposes. 

CIP Terminal

This facility can be accessed by passengers on requests. 

Terminal 1 and Terminal 2

This facility is used by Iran Air, Airtours, ATA, Kish, Meraj, Qeshm, and Zagros. 

Terminal 4 and Terminal 6

All other airlines use this facility. 

Terminal 3

Terminal 3 is used by Cargo airlines. 

Terminal Crew

This facility is used by the crew of all airlines. 

Nearest Airport to Mehrabad Airport (THR)

Tehran Imam Khomeini International Airport: 72 kilometers

Rasht Airport: 349 kilometers

Major Airlines Operating from Mehrabad Airport (THR)

ATA Airlines

Caspian Airlines

Iran Air

Iran Air Tours

Iran Aseman Airlines

Karun Airlines

Kish Air

Runway Data

Name Length Width Surface Lighted
09-27 1,554 ft 130 ft Concrete No
11R-29L 13,248 ft 197 ft Asphalt Yes
11L-29R 13,098 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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