The former Dien Bien airport was an important focal point in the Vietnam War of the French colonialists. However, Dien Bien airport has become an important air traffic hub of the northwestern provinces with the function of a civil and military airport. Realizing the importance of this airport, Dien Bien Phu Airport is increasingly upgraded and equipped with many modern facilities to meet better the needs of locals and international visitors as well as the flights for military and political purposes.
- International name: Dien Bien Phu Airport (DBA)
- Address: No.10 - Thanh Truong Ward - Dien Bien Phu City – Dien Bien province
- Tel: 0230.3824411 - Fax: 0230.3826060
- Email: [email protected]
- IATA code: DIN
- ICAO code: VVDB
Passenger terminal is fully equipped with facilities serving both aviation and non-aviation operators. At the peak time, the number of passenger reaches 150 passengers/hour and 300.000 passengers/year. The floor scale of the airport is up to 2500 square meters with a total land area of 1846 square meters.
+ The first floor: check-in counters, canteen
+ The second floor: the restricted area and waiting room for boarding.
- Runway: 1 runway with the length of 1830 meter and the width of 30cm.
- Airport apron: with a total area of 12.000 square meters with 3 parking places
- The airport can received aircrafts as ATR72 and equivalent
- Airport level: 3C
- Service time: 5 hours to 18 hours
|Hong Kong Airlines -> 330 USD||Lao Airlines -> 394 USD||Hahn Air -> 407 USD||Air Macau -> 253 USD|
|Lanmei Airlines -> 342 USD||Korean Air -> 874 USD||Air France -> 948 USD||Thai Airways -> 375 USD|
|Malaysia Airline -> 312 USD||Eva Airways <-> 1,890 USD||United Airlines <-> 6,990 USD||Qatar Airways -> 630 USD|
|Vietnam Airlines -> 33 USD||Deutsche Lufthansa <-> 6,941 USD||Asiana Airlines -> 730 USD||China Southern Airlines -> 491 USD|
|Air Canada -> 1,506 USD||China Eastern Airlines -> 365 USD||All Nippon Airways -> 3,085 USD|
At present, there is only Vietnam Airlines operating flights from Hanoi to Dien Bien and vice versa with the frequency of 4 flights/ day.
|Dien Bien Phu -> Hanoi 33 USD||Dien Bien Phu -> Haiphong 45 USD|
|Dien Bien Phu -> Ho Chi Minh City 39 USD||Hanoi -> Dien Bien Phu 36 USD||Haiphong -> Dien Bien Phu 49 USD||Ho Chi Minh City -> Dien Bien Phu 35 USD||Dien Bien Phu -> Fukuoka 556 USD||Dien Bien Phu -> Tokyo 664 USD|
|Dien Bien Phu -> Hongkong 265 USD||Dien Bien Phu -> Shanghai 354 USD|
|Dien Bien Phu <-> London 1,133 USD||Dien Bien Phu -> Seoul 427 USD|
|Dien Bien Phu -> Paris 631 USD||Dien Bien Phu -> Oslo 995 USD||Dien Bien Phu -> Frankfurt 994 USD||Dien Bien Phu -> London 984 USD||Dien Bien Phu -> Copenhagen 1,288 USD||Dien Bien Phu <-> Turin 1,515 USD||Dien Bien Phu -> Casablanca 1,193 USD||Dien Bien Phu -> Vienna 674 USD|
Dien Bien Phu airport is equipped with modern facilities to serve passengers doing check-in procedures very quickly. In addition, passengers can also withdraw money at the ATMs, or can charge the device free of charge. Also, there is a canteen serving refreshments and fast food on the first floor of the airport .
To move from airport in Dien Bien to the city center, visitors can choose taxi firms available at the airport. As Dien Bien Phu is a famous tourist destination, visitors can easily to take taxi to attractions where they prefer to visit. Besides, visitors can move by car or motorbike.
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