Baku Heydar Aliyev International Airport

Airport Information

  • IATA Code: GYD
  • ICAO Code: UBBB
  • Operator: Government of Azerbaijan
  • Location: Azerbaijan
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Baku Heydar Aliyev International Airport

Baku Heydar Aliyev International Airport is one of the seven international airports serving Azerbaijan. Formerly, it was called Bina International Airport by the name of a suburb in Baku. On 10 March 2004, the airport was renamed for the former president Heydar Aliyev, the third President of Azerbaijan.

The airport is located 20 kilometres northeast of Baku, connected to the city by a modern highway, which was put into operation in 2008. The airport serves as the home base for national carrier Azerbaijan Airlines and Buta Airways.

The airport has a wide range of shops, restaurants and cafés as well as Duty-Free stores in both the departures and arrivals areas. In addition to this, Terminal 1 contains five lounges as well as a spa.

Baku Heydar Aliyev International Airport complies with international requirements. Its geographical location facilitates transfer flights between East and West and between North and South.

Airport News

Heydar Aliyev International Airport to be Protected from Drones

An integrated system to counter unauthorized flights of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) blocking their radio signals over the territory of the airfield will be implemented  at the Heydar Aliyev International Airport. The appearance of drones over …


Heydar Aliyev International Airport
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