Phu Quoc International Airport – southern terminal airport

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Phu Quoc International Airport is located in Duong To Commune, Phu Quoc District, Kien Giang Province. The international airlines operation at Phu Quoc Airport will enjoy special policies such as preferential policies on traffic, prices and charges; and the same policies on Customs and Immigration clearance that is now currently applied at Tan Son Nhat International Airport. The corporation will also have special supportive policies exclusive for the airlines which open international flight routes to/from Phu Quoc from the beginning, 15-day visa free policy or other similar programs.

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About Phu Quoc International Airport 

Phu Quoc International Airport (Vietnamese: Sân bay quốc tế Phú Quốc or Cảng hàng không quốc tế Phú Quốc) (IATA: PQC, ICAO: VVPQ) is an international airport which was completed in 2012 on Phú Quốc Island, southern Vietnam. The airport covers nearly 900ha in Duong To village, Phú Quốc island-district, Kiên Giang Province having been built at a cost of around VND 16.2 trillion (US$810 million) and is planned to be built in phases. The airport is 10 km from the previous Phu Quoc Airport, which it replaced. The airport was initially able to handle about 2.5 million passengers per annum, and the maximum capacity will be 7 million passengers per annum, with international destinations expected to include Singapore and Sihanoukville International Airport. The airport has a single 3000m runway, capable of handling aircraft like the Airbus A350 and Boeing 747. The construction was completed in November 2012 and was put into operation on 2 December 2012. The Vietnamese government expects the airport to facilitate the arrival of international tourists who are attracted to the island’s beaches.

Phu Quoc International Airport is located in Duong To Commune, Phu Quoc District, Kien Giang Province. ACV has constructed a new international airport to be able to serve the swelling number of passengers traveling to these islands every year. Its passenger terminal has two separate levels for arriving and departing passengers and is equipped with all the technical systems and modern facilities needed to serve over 3 million passengers per year. This is the airport which has the highest volume of flights and passengers in the Southern part of Vietnam, just below that of Tan Son Nhat International Airport. The international airlines operation at Phu Quoc Airport will enjoy special policies such as preferential policies on traffic, prices and charges; and the same policies on Customs and Immigration clearance that is now currently applied at Tan Son Nhat International Airport. The corporation will also have special supportive policies exclusive for the airlines which open international flight routes to/from Phu Quoc from the beginning, 15-day visa free policy or other similar programs.

Phu Quoc International airport via Phu Quoc Xanh

Airlines and destinations

Asiana Airlines: Seasonal charter: Seoul-Incheon
Bangkok Airways: angkok–Suvarnabhumi
China Southern Airlines: Guangzhou
Jetstar Pacific Airlines: Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi
Jetstar Pacific Airlines: Seasonal Charter: Wenzhou, Kunming
Lucky Air     Kunming
Neos     Seasonal: Milan-Malpensa (begins 19 December 2017)
Royal Flight: Seasonal Charter: Novosibirsk, Moscow, Moscow, Yekaterinburg
TUI Airways   : Seasonal: Helsinki (begins 14 December 2017),[10][11] London–Gatwick,[12] Stockholm-Arlanda
VietJet Air: Hai Phong, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City
VietJet Air: Seasonal Charter: Chengdu, Hangzhou, Ningbo
Vietnam Airlines     Can Tho, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Shanghai-Pudong,[14] Siem Reap, Wenzhou
Vietnam Airlines     Charter: Chengdu, Kunming, Seoul-Incheon, Wuxi

Phu Quoc Airport Quick Facts

Airport Code

Phu Quoc International Airport IATA airport code is PQC and ICAO code is VVPQ

Location

Located at 10°10′18″N 103°59′28″E 11.4 meters (37.4 feet) above sea level. Phu Quoc International Airport is located in the center of Phu Quoc island.

Capacity

One runway 10/28 – 9,843 feet- 3,000 meters – Asphalt

Phu Quoc Airport Transportation

There is a wide variety of transport options available on arrival at Phu Quoc Airport.

Many Phu Quoc hotels and resorts offer airport pick up service. Check with your hotel for the availability of this service.

Car and minivan taxis are available for short distances, daily rental or longer periods. Taxi counters are located outside of the terminal on the Arrivals level.

Phu Quoc International airport via Phu Quoc Xanh

History

Airports Corporation of Vietnam began construction of the airport on 23 November 2008 with an investment of VND 3,000 billion. It was designed by Singaporean-US design consulting firm CPG-PAE. After five years work the airport operated its inaugural flight on 15 December 2012.

Vision

From now to 2020, Airports Corporation of Vietnam – JSC shall continue to carry out the strategy of investment, improvement, modernization of airport infrastructure nationwide in line with modern, international-class standards; ensuring safety and security, effective and sustainable development; widening investment cooperation, effectively implementing socialization policy to attract more investment for airport infrastructure development; promoting commercial activities, improving aeronautical and non-aeronautical services with high-end quality; improving quality of passenger service; meeting the increasing demands of aviation business, always being a safe, dynamic and most attractive destination of Asia – Pacific.

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