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Dhaka Airport

Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport is the largest airport in Bangladesh located in Kurmitola to the north of its capital Dhaka. Dhaka Airport is also used as a base by the Bangladesh Air Force. It is the hub for the country’s private airline Biman Bangladesh Airlines. Air Asia, Air India, Air Arabia, Emirates are among the airlines that operate out of Dhaka Airport.

dhaka Airport Information

Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport Address
Airport Road
Sector 1, Kurmitola
Dhaka 1229

Enquiries Number: 880 2-7911042

Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport, Dhaka

Covering an area of 1,981 acres, the Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport (HSIA) has the capacity to handle 8 million passengers on an annual basis. Earlier known as Zia International Airport, it’s the largest airport of Bangladesh. Dhaka Airport is the only international airport of Bangladesh and it started the operations in 1980. Around 4 million international and 2 million domestic passengers transit through the airport annually with the total number being 6,154,215 in the year 2016. The airport runs around 26 airlines to 19 countries, including both domestic and international destinations.

Terminals Trivia

Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport has three passenger terminals - Terminal 1 (T1), Terminal 2 (T2), and Domestic Terminal. Terminal 1 and Terminal 2 handle international flights and Domestic Terminal operates domestic flights. The arrival deck is located in the ground floor and departure hall is located in the upper floor. The Domestic Terminal has both the arrivals and departures in one floor. VIP terminal is located approximately 200 meters from the main gate, and it is reserved for dignitaries and used occasionally. Biman Bangladesh Airlines, United Airways, Regent Airways, Novoair, and US-Bangla Airlines are some of the airlines that have their hub here.

Shop, Eat, and Relax

Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport has many modern amenities and facilities to make your travel comfortable. There are many currency exchange offices and banks in the arrival terminals. For food and refreshments, there are many cafes and restaurants, such as Spice Restaurant and Barista. Ruposhi Bangla Hotel Balaka Executive Lounge and Skylounge are the two lounges available at the airport for all class of passengers. For shopping, there are duty-free shops with a variety of luxury goods. Other shops present at the airport include books, magazines, and other general items.

There are many other services at the airport that include baggage wrapping services, baby care facilities, free baggage trolleys, prayer rooms, wheelchairs, and personal escort for the handicapped and aged people.

Transport Facilities

HSIA has many transport facilities to reach the city. Buses run frequently from the main road outside the airport and have stops to the major city stops. Metered taxis are the most convenient way of travel here and can be found outside the airport. Rental car companies at the airport include Europcar and Dhaka Airport Car Rental Service, along with many others. The taxi offices are licensed and are located in the Arrival Concourse Hall. There are a wide variety of vehicles to choose from as per your personal comfort.

Are you looking for a place to stay?

Dhaka has many good hotel stay options near the airport. Some of the high-end hotels in the area are Radisson Blu Dhaka Water Garden, Dhaka Regency Hotel & Resort, Pan Pacific Sonargaon Dhaka Hotel, Amari Dhaka, Four Points by Sheraton Dhaka, Best Western Plus Maple Leaf, Le Meridien Dhaka, and Six Seasons Hotel. Some of the affordable places of stay include Holiday Xpress, Richmond Hotel & Suites, Garden Residence, and Nagar Valley Hotel Ltd.

Explore Dhaka!

Dhaka has many beautiful places for sightseeing. Some of the places near the airport include National Parliament House, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Novo Theatre, Hatirjheel, Ahsan Manzil, Lalbag Fort, Bashundhara City, Bangladesh National Museum, Liberation War Museum, Gulshan Lake Park, Jatra Biroti, Dhakeshwari Temple, Star Mosque (Tara Masjid), Sadarghat, New Market, Jamuna Future Park, Armenian Church of the Holy Resurrection, National Botanical Garden, Dharmarajika Buddhist Monastery, Road To BD, Bangabandhu National Stadium, Gurudwara Nanak Shahi, Independence Monument, and Curzon Hall.


Q. What are the most popular airlines that operate from Dhaka airport?
A. Biman Bangladesh Airlines, US-Bangla Airlines, and Regent Airways are the most popular airlines that operate from Dhaka airport.

Q. Which are the cheap flights that operate from Dhaka airport?
A. Biman Bangladesh Airlines, SriLankan Airlines, and Malindo Air are some of the cheap flights that operate from Dhaka airport.

Q. What is the airport code for Dhaka airport?
A. The airport code for Dhaka airport is DAC.

Q. Which is the most frequent international route from Dhaka airport? 
A. Dhaka to Kuala Lumpur is one of the most frequent international routes from this airport.

Q. Which is the first flight from Dhaka airport?
A. The first flight from Dhaka Airport is Air Asia AK70, which takes off from the airport at 12:25 AM to Kuala Lumpur.

Q. Which is the last flight from Dhaka airport?
A. The last flight to depart from Dhaka Airport is Singapore Airlines SQ 447 that leaves the airport at 11:55 PM to Singapore.

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