Jeju International Airport

Regarded as the second largest airport in South Korea, Jeju International Airport is the world’s gateway to South Korean destinations along with the ones in China, Thailand, and Malaysia. It is one of the busiest airports in the world with annual passenger traffic of more than 26 million. Since passenger traffic is on the rise continuously at the airport, the government is planning to introduce a new airport soon with an investment of USD 3.8 billion. 

Jeju Airport (CJU) contributes immensely to the country’s economy while also serving as a hub of cultural confluence. Millions of globetrotter

GeneraI Information about Jeju Airport

The following table is an overview of CJU Airport indicated below:

AirportJeju International Airport
Airport TypePublic / Military
OwnerMinistry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport
OperatorKorea Airports Corporation
Built In (Year)April 26, 1968
ServesJeju Island
Hubs forJeju Air, Jin Air, Eastar Jet
Jeju Airport CodeCJU
Jeju AirportTerminalsTwo passenger terminals
Jeju International Airport Runway2
Jeju International Airport Coordinates33°30′41″N 126°29′35″E
Jeju Airport Address2 Gonghang-ro, 특별자치도, Jeju-si, Jeju-do, South Korea
Contact Number82 1661-2626
Elevation36 m / 118 ft

Jeju Airport Code

Jeju International Airport code is CJU. This three-letter IATA code is derived from the airport’s McCune-Reischauer name Cheju Kukche Konghang. Its elevation above sea level is 36 meters. 


Jeju Airport Map

The Jeju International Airport location map is a useful tool for finding your way around the airport, and for planning your journey.

Jeju International Airport Runways

Jeju Airport (DVO) has two runways. 

07-2510,433 ft148 ftAsphaltYes
13-316,268 ft148 ftAsphaltYes

These runways handle 175,366 aircraft movements along with 258,847 tonnes of cargo. 

Jeju Airport Terminals

Jeju International Airport has two passenger terminals namely an International Terminal and a domestic terminal. The international terminal handles all international flights and consists of 3 floors. The domestic terminal is used for domestic flights and consists of 4 floors. These terminals are connected by a free shuttle bus that runs every 15-20 minutes.

Nearest Airport to Jeju International Airport

Some of the closest airports to CJU Airport are:

Airlines Operating from Jeju International Airport

The following airlines operate from Jeju Airport:

  • Air Asia X
  • Air Busan
  • Air China
  • Air Seoul
  • Asiana Airlines
  • Beijing Capital Airlines
  • China Eastern Airlines
  • China Southern Airlines

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