Dien Bien Phu Airport

Thu, 22 Nov 2018. Last updated Mon, 03 Dec 2018 14:52

Currently, Dien Bien Phu Airport is increasingly upgraded and developed to better serve the traveling demand by air of people at home and aboard.

1. General information

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.

2. Contact information

- 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 - Dien Bien Airport

3. Terminal information

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

4. Popular airlines in Dien Bien Phu Airport

Hong Kong Airlines -> 330 USDLao Airlines -> 394 USDHahn Air -> 407 USDAir Macau -> 253 USD
Lanmei Airlines -> 342 USDKorean Air -> 874 USDAir France -> 948 USDThai Airways -> 375 USD
Malaysia Airline -> 312 USDEva Airways <-> 1,890 USDUnited Airlines <-> 6,990 USDQatar Airways -> 630 USD
Vietnam Airlines -> 33 USDDeutsche Lufthansa <-> 6,941 USDAsiana Airlines -> 730 USDChina Southern Airlines -> 491 USD
Air Canada -> 1,506 USDChina Eastern Airlines -> 365 USDAll 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.

5. Popular flights from and to Dien Bien Phu Airport

Dien Bien Phu -> Hanoi 33 USDDien Bien Phu -> Haiphong 45 USD
Dien Bien Phu -> Ho Chi Minh City 39 USDHanoi -> Dien Bien Phu 36 USD
Haiphong -> Dien Bien Phu 49 USDHo Chi Minh City -> Dien Bien Phu 35 USD
Dien Bien Phu -> Fukuoka 556 USDDien Bien Phu -> Tokyo 664 USD
Dien Bien Phu -> Hongkong 265 USDDien Bien Phu -> Shanghai 354 USD
Dien Bien Phu <-> London 1,133 USDDien Bien Phu -> Seoul 427 USD
Dien Bien Phu -> Paris 631 USDDien Bien Phu -> Oslo 995 USD
Dien Bien Phu -> Frankfurt 994 USDDien Bien Phu -> London 984 USD
Dien Bien Phu -> Copenhagen 1,288 USDDien Bien Phu <-> Turin 1,515 USD
Dien Bien Phu -> Casablanca 1,193 USDDien Bien Phu -> Vienna 674 USD

6. Services and utilities in Dien Bien Phu Airport

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 .

7. Transportation from Dien Bien City to Dien Bien Phu 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.

Tourists can get more information about airfare and schedule of fight from/to Dien Bien Phu Airport on the website of AloTrip. With full information flights and helpful and timely support from AloTrip, visitors will have wonderful experience in their journey

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