Yazd international airport (Yazd airport) that is also called Shahid Sadooghi international airport, is the tenth airport of Iran country from view point of air and passenger traffic. According to the last statistics obtained, yearly over 50 thousand passengers enter to this city via this airport. And 6ooo (6 thousand) passenger and cargo meetings at this airport are done. This airport has been built in western part of Yazd and in lands with area 575 hectares in this airport. Difference of this airport to Yazd center is 10 kilometers. Airport land is located owned company of the country that conduces from north to substation of railway and Shahediyeh city, from west and south-western to roadway of Yazd province, from east to Azadegan Boulevard and from south-eastern to Khazarabad road.
Internal cities that Yazd international airport is destination and origin of them consist of: Tehran, Mashhad, Ahvaz, Kish and Bandar Abbas. Foreign flights that in this airport have meeting also consist of: Najaf, Baghdad, Damascus, Jeddah and Medina. It is interesting you know that transferring in this route is made by about ten internal and foreign airline companies. At present, in average, daily 20 passenger flights is done as meeting in this airport. At present, this airport pole of none of internal and foreign airline companies doesn’t work as a flight pole.
In this airport, daily three flights have been organized in a week to holy Mashhad and also three flights to the holy shrines and Najaf. Continuation of this condition and setting these airlines are turning-point in Shahid Ayatollah Sadooghi international airport flights in Yazd. Along this week, airline companies of Iran air; Iran air tour, Aseman(sky),Zagros, Kish, Naft(oil) and Taban(shining) have meeting in this airport. In average flights number of these airplanes reaches to 110 flights in a week.
Yazd international airport terminals
Shahid Sadooghi airport or the same Yazd international airport contains two terminals distinct from each other that each one contains multiple welfare and service facilities individually that one of these terminals is special for internal flights. Access ways to Yazd international airport communication of airport with Yazd city center is via main gate that is established in eastern side of Azadegan Boulevard. Regarding that there isn’t special traffic load in mentioned route, access to this street is done easily. Passengers of this airport can use easily taxis that attend inside enclosure of airport and it’s terminals and also out of airport for obtaining their considered destination.
Yazd international airport facilities
In terminals of this airport are facilities for passengers like: restaurants, elevator, allocated parking for passengers, trolley of carrying passenger cargo, urgency services and clinic 24 hours, cargo services, bank services, special services for disabled and weak people, urban, intercity and international telephone services as card, intercity and urban taxis services, free internet access at all points of the terminals and airport, agency and traffic offices of airline companies, offices of ticket sale, travel guide counters, church, parking cargo, W.C ,calmness and welfare services for passengers and applicants and booths of special souvenir and presents of Yazd.