Airports in Bangladesh | International Airports | Airport Codes

Airport of Bangladesh, Shahjalal International Airport, Dhaka Airport

Bangladesh is a small democratic country located in South Asia. The country of 147570 square kilometers is located in India’s borders east, west and north and south to the Bay of Bengal. And there is a small border with Myanmar in the south-east.

Airways are important for a country in the field of communication with other countries, business expansion and international relations. Bangladesh has international communication with other countries in the world. There are three international airports in Bangladesh for this communication, which is located in the important cities of the country. From these airports, many domestic and foreign passenger aircraft and cargo aircraft are landing and flying. There are also some Domestic airports in the country.

International Airports in Bangladesh

Airport Name ICAO (Airport Code) IATA (Airport Code) Location
Shahjalal International Airport VGHS DAC Dhaka
Shah Amanat International Airport VGEG CGP Chittagong
Osmani International Airport VGSY ZYL Sylhet


Shahjalal International Airport, Dhaka

Shah Amanat International Airport is located in Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh. Its former name was Zia International Airport. Shah Amanat International Airport is the main and largest airport in Bangladesh. Every day, domestic and foreign airports arrive at the airport.

Shah Amanat International Airport, Chittagong

Shahjalal Airport is located in Chittagong, the commercial city of Bangladesh. It is second largest and important airport in the country because the main and important sea port of Bangladesh is in Chittagong. Many international aircrafts have landed at this airport.

Osmani International Airport, Sylhet

Osmani International Airport is situated in the city of Sylhet, a district at the North-East corner of the country. Sylhet district is one of the most visited tourist destinations in the country. A large number of people of this district are residents of United Kingdom.

Domestic Airports of Bangladesh (Operational)

Airport Name ICAO (Airport Code) IATA (Airport Code) Location
Cox’s Bazar Airport VGCB CXB Cox’s Bazar, Chittagong
Shah Makhdum Airport VGRJ RJH Rajshahi
Jessore Airport VGJR JSR Jessore, Khulna
Saidpur Airport VGSD SPD Saidpur, Rangpur
Barisal Airport VGBR BZL Barisal

Domestic Airports of Bangladesh (Pre-approval for air operations is needed) 

Airport Name ICAO (Airport Code) IATA (Airport Code) Location
Tejgaon Airport VGTJ Tejgaon, Dhaka
Bogra Airport VGBG Bogra, Rajshahi
Shamshernagar Airport (STOL)* VGSH ZHM Kamalganj, Sylhet

Domestic Airports of Bangladesh(Service not available now) 

Airport Name ICAO (Airport Code) IATA (Airport Code) Location
Ishwardi Airport VGIS IRD Ishwardi, Rajshahi
Comilla Airport (STOL)* VGCM CLA Comilla
Thakurgaon Airport VGSG TKR Thakurgaon, Rangpur

Domestic Airports of Bangladesh (Under Construction) 

Airport Name ICAO (Airport Code) IATA (Airport Code) Location
Khan Jahan Ali Airport Bagerhat, Khulna

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