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Padang Kemiling (Fatmawati Soekarno) Airport
Jl. Raya Padang kemiling
Padang Kemiling (Fatmawati Soekarno) Airport is a medium sized airport in Indonesia, serving the region of Bengkulu-Sumatra Island, Bengkulu. The longest runway is 7.345 feet or 2.239 meters long.
Local name: Bandar Udara Fatmawati Soekarno, Padangkemiling Airport size: medium airport Serving area: Bengkulu-Sumatra Island, Bengkulu Longest runway: 7345 (ft)
IATA: BKS, ICAO: WIPL
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About the airport
Padang Kemiling Airport, also known as Fatmawati Soekarno Airport, is a domestic airport located in Bengkulu, Indonesia. With the IATA code BKS and the ICAO code WIPL, it serves as a gateway to the beautiful province of Bengkulu.
The airport is situated approximately 15 kilometers from the city center, making it easily accessible for travelers. It offers a range of facilities and services to ensure a comfortable journey. The terminal building provides amenities such as restaurants, cafes, and shops where passengers can relax and purchase last-minute essentials.
Padang Kemiling Airport operates flights to several destinations within Indonesia, including Jakarta, Palembang, and Batam. Airlines such as Garuda Indonesia, Lion Air, and Sriwijaya Air serve these routes, providing convenient connections for travelers.
Transportation options from the airport to the city center include taxis and car rentals, ensuring easy access to nearby attractions and accommodations. Travelers planning a trip to Bengkulu can rely on Padang Kemiling Airport for a smooth and hassle-free travel experience.
Hotels and places to stay
Hotel Santika Bengkulu
Sinar Sport Hotel Bengkulu
Amaris Hotel Bengkulu
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Bigger and popular cities in the wider vicinity are these:
- Karang Tinggi
- Muara Beliti
- Tebing Tinggi
These are some smaller cities that might be interesting. They are all rather close.
- Babatan Satu
- Jembatan Kecil