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New Chitose Airport Code CTS

Airport Codes

ZIP CODE 066-0012

Airport coordinates

LAT / LON 42°46'30"N / 141°41'31"E


Weather Observations

Station ID: RJCC
Observation Time: 19/05/2021 9:13 pm

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About New Chitose Airport Code

New Chitose Airport code is CTS. The airport derives its three-letter IATA code from its name Chitose, which is also the primary hub it serves in Japan. Its elevation above sea level is 21 meters. 

About New Chitose Airport (CTS)

New Chitose Airport (CTS) serves the Sapporo metropolitan area. It is the largest airport in Hokkaido and the 5th busiest in Japan. This facility commenced operations way back in 1988 while also replacing the adjacent Chitose Airport. The IATA code of the airport was initially SPK, which later became the city code. 

Chitose Airport is Japan’s first airport that started operating 24 hours.

New Chitose Airport (CTS) Runways

New Chitose Airport (CTS) features four state-of-the-art runways: 

01R/19L 3,000 m asphalt/concrete 

01L/19R 3,000 m asphalt/concrete 

18R/36L 2,700 m concrete 

18L/36R 4,000 m asphalt 

These runways handle 150,620 aircraft movements and 216,812 tonnes of cargo. 

New Chitose Airport (CTS) Terminal

New Chitose Airport (CTS) is serviced by two terminals for both domestic and international operations. The domestic terminal is semicircular in shape and features 18 gates while the international terminal has 6 gates.  

There is a restriction on operating hours of international flights at the airport to avoid any sort of interference with the operations of the Japan Air Self-Defence Force. 

International Flights Operating Hours: 

Tuesday and Wednesday: 12.00 pm – 4.00 pm 

Friday through Sunday: 5.00 pm – 11.59 pm 

Nearest Airports to New Chitose Airport (CTS)

Asahikawa Airport 163 km 

Hakodate Airport 282 km 

Kushiro Airport 291 km 

Major Passenger Airlines Operating from New Chitose Airport (CTS)


AirAsia X

Air China 

Air Do

Air Seoul 

All Nippon Airways

Asiana Airlines 

Cathay Pacific 

China Eastern Airlines 

China Southern Airlines 


Eastar Jet

EVA Air 

Fuji Dream Airlines 

Hawaiian Airlines

Runway Data

Name Length Width Surface Lighted
01R-19L 9,840 ft 200 ft Asphalt Yes
01L-19R 9,840 ft 200 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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