Located just a few kilometers from the city centre Da Nang International Airport is used as both a civil and military airport. The airport is the third largest in the country corresponding to Da Nang’s status as Vietnam’s third largest city with a population of approximately 750,000. If you plan to visit famous China Beach or the UNESCO World Heritage Centre of Hoi An then you will probably fly into Da Nang International Airport.
Eating & Drinking
While you wait for your flight you can have a snack or drink at the restaurants however both are located in the domestic travel areas. A café is located at the domestic arrivals hall and the second is situated in front of the passenger terminal. This second venue serves light meals and drinks however if you are in need of some more nourishing food you had better eat before you leave the city.
Da Nang International Airport is only 2.5 km south-west of the city centre and airport taxis are the only means to reach the city. The taxi rank is located just outside the arrivals hall and the fare is about 80 cents per kilometer. Be sure your driver turns on the metre and always have small change with you as drivers do not like changing larger notes.
All the check in counters are on the ground floor of the terminal building. Once you pass through the initial security checkpoint the international check in counters are directly in front of you. Through this there is passport control where you complete immigration procedures before heading into the departure lounge. You will need to pass one more security checkpoint at the boarding gate before boarding your flight.