Table Of Contents
- 1. Da Nang International Airport Introduction
- 2. Da Nang International Airport History
- 3. Da Nang Airport Contacted Details
- 4. Da Nang International airport Infrastructure
- 5. How to get to Da Nang International airport?
- 6. Service facility at Da Nang International airport
- 7. Some notes when checking in at the airport
1. Da Nang International Airport Introduction
Da Nang International Airport is the third-largest airport in Vietnam, located in Hai Chau district, 3 km from the center of Da Nang city, with a total area of 842 ha, of which area for civil aviation is 150 ha. This is an important flight point in central Vietnam and the whole country.
The official transaction name is Da Nang International Airport. The airport was previously managed by the Central Airport Corporation, now under the Airports Corporation of Vietnam, an enterprise under the management of the Ministry of Transport.
2. Da Nang International Airport History
The airport was built in 1940. During the Vietnam War until 1975, Da Nang airport was the airbase of the U.S Army and the Republic of Vietnam Air Force. Before 1975, Da Nang International Airport was one of the busiest airports in the world.
3. Da Nang Airport Contacted Details
Address: Hoa Thuan Tay Ward, Hai Chau District, Da Nang City.
Phone: (84-511) 3.823.397 – (84-511) 3.823.393
Hot line: (84) 905920019
Fax: (84-511) 3.823.393
Da Nang International Airport Map
4. Da Nang International airport Infrastructure
Built-in 1940, with a total airport area of about 842 hectares, of which about 150 hectares in the area of civil aviation. Up to now, nearly 80 years since its inception, the airport currently has 22 international airlines, and 4 domestic airlines. In 2015, according to information published on a website specializing in ranking airports in the world called The Guide to Sleeping in Airports, Da Nang International Airport was ranked 23 in the top 30 best airports in Asia.
4.1. Domestic terminal
The terminal is built on an area of nearly 14,500 m2, including three floors and a basement with a total area of 36,600 m2. The area of each functional area is qualified to serve 6 million passengers/year (standards prescribed by the International Air Transport Association (IATA).
4.2. The international terminal
The international terminal (Terminal T2) is invested by Da Nang International Terminal Investment and Exploitation JSC (AHT), started construction on November 15, 2015, with a total value of VND 3,504 billion completed and officially put into operation in May 2017, a record building within 18 months.
The international terminal is built on a land area of 210,000 square meters, the construction floor area is 48,000 square meters, designed into 2 separate departure and arrival elevations, 52 check-in counters, 20 exit counters, 22 immigration counters, 10 aircraft doors, 04 passenger bridges, etc. Terminal T2 currently serves 51 international routes to and from Da Nang city with hundreds of flights per day, with a capacity of 4 to 6 million passengers/year according to the Development Plan to 2020 and towards 2030.
4.3. The VIP terminal
The VIP terminal is used to welcome heads of state when visiting Da Nang city. This is also the terminal serving for the specialties of the heads of 21 member economies of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), Laos, Cambodia, and Myanmar participating in the High-Level Dialogue Conference Informal between APEC-ASEAN and the APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting during the 2017 APEC Vietnam Summit (AELW) in Da Nang City, Vietnam.
5. How to get to Da Nang International airport?
Nowadays, there are many different ways to get to Da Nang international airport Vietnam such as take a taxi, take a bus, book a Grab, etc. But if you stay in Hue/ Da Nang or Hoi An and would like to have a comfortable, reliable and affordable service to get to Da Nang airport, you should book our services
6. Service facility at Da Nang International airport
6.1. Da Nang airport lounges
As one of the most modern airports in Vietnam, the lounge area here is also invested in very modern construction, passengers will be provided free Wi-Fi network, free drinking water, in addition to many other conveniences such as reading newspapers, watching TV, …
6.2. Accommodation and catering services at the airport
Da Nang airport is integrated with many restaurants, eateries, and cafes to serve the needs of eating and bringing convenience to passengers. In addition, passengers wishing to find a stopover, rest, and wait for their flight can use the accommodation service provided on the first floor of the airport. In addition, the area near the airport also has many affordable accommodations and hotels for passengers to choose from.
6.3. Air ticket check-in service
This service will help passengers no longer need to stand in line to do manual procedures as before. In addition, it also supports passengers choosing their favorite seats such as: near the window, aisle, or choose a seating area for a whole group of passengers.
6.4. Airport assistance service
With the increasing demand and number of passengers traveling by plane, problems related to booking, flight procedures, or much other related information are interested and explored by many passengers. Therefore, airport assistance service was born to answer questions, and bring convenience to passengers.
7. Some notes when checking in at the airport
Check-in time at the airport
Domestic flights: The check-in counter will open 2 hours before takeoff time, 40 minutes before the departure time, the counter will stop working
International flights: Check-in counters will open 3 hours before takeoff time, 50 minutes before the departure time of the counter will stop operating.