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Lahore International Airport

Allama Iqbal International Airport (LHE)


The airport is situated about nine miles (15km) from the city centre.

Getting to the city

The easiest mode to travel to and from the airport is a taxi. Buses are available and they are a good low cost option, but can be crowded.


Local time is GMT +5


+92 42 9903 1000

Car rental

Car rental can be organised at the airport. The safest option in Pakistan is to hire a car with a driver.

Airport Taxis

Taxis are generally available at the airport and can be ordered 24 hours a day.

Transfer between terminals

The airport has only one permanent passenger terminal, but there is an overflow terminal in operation during the Hajj.


Airport facilities include currency exchange services, VIP lounges, prayer areas, shops (including duty-free), restaurants, banks, and ATMs.


Parking is available at the airport.



Airlines to Allama Iqbal include Air Arabia, Airblue, China Southern Airlines, Emirates, Etihad Airways, Flynas, Gulf Air, Jazeera Airways, Mahan Air, Malindo Air, Oman Air, Pakistand International Airlines, Qatar Airways, Saudia, Saudigulf, Serene Air, Shaheen Air, SriLankan Airlines, Taban Air, Thai Airways, Turkish Airlines, and Uzbekistan Airways.


Free wifi is available is all lounges.

Lahore International Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.