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Airports in Bhutan

Paro Airport (PBH)


The airport is located 4 miles (6km) away from Paro, and 40 miles (65km) from the capital, Thimphu. The landing strip is considered challenging; only eight pilots worldwide are licensed to land here.

Getting to the city

A taxi service is available although all visitors will be met by their tour operator on arrival and transported from the airport to their onward destination.


Local time is UTC/GMT +6 hours


Tel: +975 2 29122

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

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