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Street address:
Rukumkot Airport
Bijayashwari 22000

GPS Coordinates:
Longitude: 82,195°
Latitude: 28,627°


Rukumkot Airport is a small airport in Nepal, serving the region of Rukumkot.

Airport size: small airport
Serving area: Rukumkot
Longest runway: 0 (ft)


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About the airport

Rukumkot Airport (IATA: RUK, ICAO: VNRK) is a small domestic airport located in the Rukum district of Nepal. Situated at an elevation of 2,743 feet (836 meters) above sea level, this airport serves as a gateway to the beautiful Rukum region.

The airport has a single asphalt runway measuring 1,500 feet (457 meters) in length, which can accommodate small aircraft such as Twin Otters and Dornier Do 228s. It is operated by the Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal and primarily serves as a transportation hub for locals and tourists visiting Rukum.

Facilities at Rukumkot Airport are limited but sufficient for basic travel needs. There is a small terminal building with check-in counters and waiting areas. However, amenities like shops, restaurants, and ATMs are not available at the airport. It is advisable to carry sufficient cash and essential supplies before arriving at the airport.

Rukumkot Airport offers stunning views of the surrounding hills and valleys, making it an ideal starting point for exploring the natural beauty and cultural heritage of the Rukum district.