Airports in Azerbaijan

Heydar Aliyev International Airport (GYD)


The airport is situated about 12 miles (20km) from Baku.

Getting to the city

Bus 116 services the city centre and official taxis are available outside the airport building; beware of drivers within the arrivals hall who are unlicensed and charge more. Hotel courtesy cars can be arranged for a fee.


GMT +4 (GMT +5 from last Sunday in March to last Sunday in October).


Tel: +994 (12) 257 900.

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

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