How to get to and from hundreds of the world's airports by car, bus, train and other forms of public transport.

Updates and requests for inclusion in these pages welcomed by e-mail to Steve.  Information is from many sources including personal visits and may no longer be accurate. Please note I am an airline pilot, not a travel agent and cannot provide any travel services. Legal Disclaimer  Last Update 30Sep12

Assalouyeh Char Bahar Kish Island Mashhad Shiraz
Bandar Lengeh Esfahan Lar Persian Gulf Intl Tehran

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Assalouyeh - Persian Gulf International (YEH):
3 km/2 Miles N of Asaloyeh in Bushehr Province.

Rental Cars:
EUROPCAR +98 (772) 7376548.
Updated Aug07 www.

Bandar Lengeh (BDH):
A few miles W of town. [back].[top]

Char Bahar (ZBR):
Location: 40 Miles/61 km W of Char Bahar at Konarak.
By Taxi: 
Shared taxis available.
Updated 1994.

Esfahan (IFN):
20 km/12 Miles NE of the City.
By Taxi: 
By Bus: Airport bus goes to and from Enghelab-e Eslami Square.
Airport Website:
Airport Tel No: Airport Office 51014, Information 51017 &
Flight info 313313.
Updated Oct03 www. 

Kish Island (KIH):
More or less in the centre of Kish Island.

By Taxi:
Taxis are frequent and cheap. Most trips, such as the airport to the city cost between IRR 6000 - 16,000, less than US$2.
Airport Tel No:
+98 4422100 or 4422460.
Updated Oct04 www.

Location: A Short distance W of town. [back].[top]

Mashhad (MHD):
5 km/3 Miles S of the City.
By Taxi: 
Shared taxis available. Typcal fare to the city ~IRR 10 000.
By Bus:
Public Bus runs into the city.
Updated Oct03 EK.

Shiraz (SYZ):
13km/8 Miles SE of the City.
By Taxi:
Less than IRR 10 000/15 mins.

Updated May99.
isited Airport. [back].[top]

Tehran - Khomeini Intl (IKA):
Location39 km/24 Miles SW of the City centre.
WebsiteTehran IKA Airport
By Taxi:
From the city to the airport ~IRR 100 000/US$ 12. Takes ~90 mins.
This airport is now used for international flights only, but check before travelling.

Updated Feb07. 

Tehran - Mehrabad Intl (THR):
8 km/5 Miles W of the City.
Airport Overview:
2 terminals, International and Domestic.
By Taxi: To Southern Teheran IRR 30 000, to Northern parts of the city ~IRR 45000+/20-30 mins. Mehrabad Taxi Service has desks outside both the intl & domestic terminals, or call 133. From a traveller in 2004: It is impossible to figure out how the airport taxi system works without practice. Taxi touts (attempting to charge a 150% markup on the maxmimum rate) are common. Ensure a fare at the start and don't let him drive off until you're satisfied.
By Bus: A Bus is reported to run to the city for IRR 500/45 mins.

Rental Cars: Reported to be available.
Dep Tax:
Intl IRR 1000 for Iranians, none for foreigners. Now usually included in the ticket price.
Baggage Storage
: Left Luggage facilities avialable.
Notes: This airport is now used for domestic flights only, but check before travelling.
Airport Tel No:
+98 21 91021.
Updated Feb07. 
Visited Airport. [back].[top]

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