Kalgoorlie Boulder Airport, KGI
Airport Name: Kalgoorlie Boulder Airport
IATA Code: KGI, ICAO Code: YPKG
Airport Type: Medium Airport
Elevation: 367 metres.
Municipiality: Kalgoorlie, Region: Western Australia, Country: Australia
Wikipedia link: KGI Airport on Wikipedia
The Kalgoorlie Airport, more commonly known as Kalgoorlie-Boulder Airport, is a public airport located 7km from the city center of Kalgoorlie in Western Australia.
Aside from its main purpose of flying passengers to and from the town of Kalgoorlie, the airport also serves as a hub for the aircrafts used by the Royal Flying Doctors Service, which provides medical assistance and primary health care to the people of the region.
Kalgoorlie Airport is currently operating with two runways—11/29 and 18/36. Both have asphalt surface, and measure 2,000m and 1,200m in length, respectively.
The airport has only one terminal which has been upgraded. Two airlines operate from in it—Qantas and Skywest.
Flights and Destinations
Previously, there are three airlines that operate from Kalgoorlie Airport, with the Ansett Airlines being the third one. Unfortunately, Ansett Airlines went bankrupt, so the airport was left with only two airlines. Between the two, Qantas has a greater presence, since SkyWest only uses the airport as stop over for its flights going to Melbourne. Other destinations include Perth, Geraldton, and Adelaide.
Transport To and From the Airport
Kalgoorlie Airport has car rental service desks located within the airport. Taxis are also available outside the terminal. Through private vehicles, the airport is just a 5-minute drive from the town's center.
Kalgoorlie Boulder Airport Arrivals
Kalgoorlie Boulder Airport Departures
Routes To and From Kalgoorlie Boulder Airport
Schedules for Flights From Kalgoorlie Boulder Airport:
- Kalgoorlie to Adelaide flights.
- Kalgoorlie to Geraldton flights.
- Kalgoorlie to Melbourne flights.
- Kalgoorlie to Perth flights.