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Gilgit Airport

Airport information
 Location of airport in Pakistan
Airport typePublic
OperatorPakistan Civil Aviation Authority
ServesGilgit, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan
Elevation1462 m (4796 ft)

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Gilgit Airport is a small domestic airport situated 1.25 nm (2.3 km) east of Gilgit, a city in the Gilgit-Baltistan region of Pakistan. The city of Gilgit is one of the two major hubs for all mountaineering expeditions in the Northern Areas of Pakistan. Many tourists choose to travel to Gilgit by air since the road travel between Islamabad and Gilgit by Karakoram Highway takes nearly 15 hours, whereas the air travel takes only about an hour.

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