Manas International Airport (FRU)

Manas Airport is one of the busiest aviation hubs in Kyrgyzstan with passenger traffic of more than three million annually. After replacing Bishkek Airport in 1975, this facility has only evolved with time. It currently serves as the gateway to Kyrgyzstan for the world out there. 

The United States and other countries have used Manas International Airport (FRU) as their military base. This led to quite a few expansion and development projects at the facility, which eventually transformed the airport into a state-of-the-art aviation hub. Manas International Airport (MLE) features luxury lounges, free on-site parking, and all other luxuries to help passengers experience a world of difference. 

General Information about Manas International Airport

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

AirportManas International Airport
Airport TypeJoint (Civil and Military)
Hub forAir Manas, Avia Traffic Company, Kyrgyzstan Air Company
Manas Airport CodeFRU
Manas Airport Terminals2
Manas International Airport Runway1
Manas International Airport Coordinates43°03′41″N 74°28′39″E
Manas Airport AddressManas Airport Rd, Bishkek 720061, Kyrgyzstan
Official Website
Official Phone Number996 312 693 109
Elevation637 m / 2,090 ft

Manas Airport Code

Manas Airport code is FRU. This IATA code of the airport is derived from the Soviet name of the city Bishkek–Frunze–where the airport is located at 637 meters above sea level.

ZIP CODE720061

Manas Airport Map

The Manas Airport location Map is a useful tool for finding your way around the airport, and for planning your journey.

Manas International Airport Runways

Manas Airport is serviced by a single runway:

08-2613,780 ft180 ftConcreteYes

Manas Airport Terminal

Manas Airport (FRU) is a single terminal facility. This terminal has undergone several renovations in the past decade. It now hosts multi-cuisine restaurants, lounges, gift shops, and other facilities. 

Nearest Airports to Manas International Airport (FRU)

Some of the closest airports to FRU Airport are:

  • Taraz Airport : 259 km 
  • Taldykorgan Airport : 396 km 
  • Kashgar Airport : 411 km
  • Shymkent International Airport : 480 km 
  • Namangan Airport : 550 km 
  • Andizhan International Airport : 555 km 
  • Osh International Airport : 597 km 
  • Fergana International Airport : 623 km 

Airlines Operating from Manas International Airport (FRU)

The following airlines operate from Manas International Airport:

  • Aeroflot
  • Air Astana 
  • Air Kyrgyztan 
  • Air Manas 
  • Avia Traffic Company 
  • Azimuth
  • China Southern Airlines 
  • flydubai
  • Pegasus Airlines 
  • Qazaq Air 
  • S7 Airlines 
  • Sunday Airlines 
  • TezJet Airlines 
  • Turkish Airlines 
  • Ural Airlines 
  • Uzbekistan Airways

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