Tehran Airport Informational Guide to Imam Khomeini International Airport (IKA) - Non Official

Tehran Airport (IKA)

Find the most important information about Tehran Airport: Flights (Departures, Arrivals), Parking, Car Rentals, Hotels near the airport and other information about Tehran Imam Khomeini International Airport (IKA). Plan your travel to Tehran Airport with the information provided in this guide. 


IKA Airport is a hub for Iran Air and Mahan Air. 


Tehran Airport handled 8,825,646 passengers in 2018. IKA Airport is one of the busiest airports in the country. 

Terminal + info

Tehran Airport consists of a single passenger terminal:


Emam Khomeini International Airport
40 km from Tehran-Qom Rd.

+98 021 096330, 5100118

Tehran Airport in numbers

- Has one passenger terminal

- Has two concrete runways

- Has flight connections to 40 different destinations worldwide

- Is one of the busiest airports in the Middle East

About Tehran

Tehran is the capital city of Iran and the largest city in Western Asia.

The most recognizable landmarks in Tehran are the Azadi Tower, the Milad Tower, the Tabiat Bridge, among others. The royal complexes of Golestan, Sa’dabad and Niavaran are also worth to visit. 

Facilities and Services + info

IKA Airport counts with some of the Services and Amenities displayed below:

- ATMs
- Currency Exchange
- Prayer Rooms
- Duty-Free stores (no alcohol)
- Free Wi-Fi

Transport + info

See the available transportation options at Imam Khomeini International Airport:

Minivans link Tehran Imam Khomeini International Airport to the nearest metro station (Shahre Aftab) and also to Mehrabad International Airport.
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: IKA Airport is connected to the metro (Shahr-e Aftab). 
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Taxi: Get to Tehran city centre by taxi within 45 minutes. 
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Car rental: To rent a car at Tehran Airport is the best way to explore the city on your own. Take a look at our search engine!
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Road: Tehran Airport is accessible through Tehran-Qom Freeway.

Freeway: 5, 7. and Road: 65, 71.

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