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Ovda Airport Code VDA

Airport Codes

IATA CODE VDA
ICAO CODE LLOV
FAA CODE N/A
WORLD AREA CODE 636
COUNTRY CODE ISR
ZIP CODE --
IATA METROPOLITAN CODE VDA

Airport coordinates

LAT / LON 29°56'25"N / 34°56'8"E

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Weather Observations

Station ID: LLOV
Observation Time: 21/05/2021 12:15 pm

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About Ovda Airport Code

Ovda Airport code is VDA. This airport got its IATA code from the Uvda region in Israel where it is based. Its elevation above sea level is 445 meters. 

About Ovda Airport (VDA)

Nestled in the heart of Israel, Ovda Airport (VDA) is a popular military base for the Israeli Air Force. This facility has also served as an international airport.

Ovda Airport (VDA) welcomes over 200,000 passengers annually. 

Ovda Airport (VDA) Runways

Ovda Airport (VDA) is served by two world-class runways: 

03L/21R 2,600 m asphalt 

03R/21L 3,000 m asphalt 

These runways handle 746 international aircraft movements.

Ovda Airport (VDA) Terminal

Ovda Airport (VDA) features a single terminal building. 

Nearest Airports to Ovda Airport (VDA)

Eilat Airport 42.55 km 

Ein Yahav Airport 80.03 km

Mitspeh Ramon Airport 96.48 km

Gush Katif Airport 131.84 km

Beer Sheba Airport 151.17 km

Runway Data

Name Length Width Surface Lighted
02R-20L 9,843 ft 148 ft Asphalt Yes
02L-20R 8,530 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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