Milas – Bodrum Airport (BJV/LTFE)


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Major reasons to serve this airport

  • Milas-Bodrum Airport (BJV) is located at 36 km northeast of Bodrum and 16 km south of Milas, offering a short and convenient reach to major tourism attractions. TAV Airports took over the domestic terminal and international terminal operations at BJV in July 2014 and October 2015 respectively.
  • Milas-Bodrum Airport is located on an area of 112,200 m². It provides service with 28 aircraft parking space, 92 check-in counters, and 8 baggage claim conveyors.
  • In 2016, BJV handled 3.2 million total passengers, 0.9 million of which were domestic travellers.
  • Located within the borders of Muğla province, the airport is situated between Milas and Bodrum, two important cities of antique Caria region. Furthermore, it plays a very significant role in the transportation to tourism centers such as Didim, Kuşadası, Söke of Aydın province as well as Muğla. The airport is only 32 km away from Bodrum, 12 km away from Milas and 82 km away from Didim.
  • Once lived as a small town famous for sponge diving, today Bodrum serves as the prime destination for tourists who look for the unique combination of untouched nature, 5000 years of historic past, blue flag beaches and a spectacular climate.
  • Bodrum hosts all of the attractions one could dream at a vacation spot. The peninsula hosts a number of bays with different amenities. One can enjoy the silence of Bitez, windsurf in Ortakent, freshen up with a little breeze in Yalikavak, get spoiled with luxurious clubs in Golturkbuku, experience the perfect combination of forest and sea in Gundogan and dine at the Turgutreis Marina witnessing a magnificient sunset.
  • Bodrum Castle, Ancient Theatre, Museum of Underwater Archaeology are some of the must see places for the ones that love the history.
  • Many shopping attractions are available ranging from local handcrafts to world renowned designer pieces. Local bazaars are very famous in the town and sell all sorts of souvenirs as well as apparel and local food.
  • Also famous for its vivid night life, Bodrum offers different concepts of entertainment. Either in a little local tavern, jet-set chic restaurant or colorful club you will find what you are looking for.
  • Bodrum is also well known internationally since a lot of foreigners own second-houses in the town.

Marketing/and other support

Please download the Milas – Bodrum Airport brochure for more information.

Airport Catchment area

  • Milas – Bodrum Airport (BJV) is the primary air transportation gateway for the towns of Muğla Merkez, Bodrum, Milas, Yatağan, Kavaklıdere and Didim. Located 120 km away from the BJV Airport, Kuşadası is also considered partially within the airport’s catchment area.
Airport Distance to
Major Tourist Destinations (km)
Destination Distance
Milas 12
Bodrum 32
Didim 82
Kuşadası 120

Under-served freight opportunities and other economic impact factors

Infrastructure & Operations

  • Terminal Area: 112,200 m²
  • Single Runway: 3,000m*45m

Financials

Vital statistics

Milas – Bodrum Airport (BJV)

2015

2016

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Domestic

Int’l

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Domestic

Int’l

Total

Domestic

Int’l

Total

BJV Pax 2,309,115 1,568,758 3,877,873 2,312,042 909,734 3,221,776 0.1% -42% -17%
BJV ATM 16,374 9,910 26,284 16,333 6,499 22,832 -0.3% -34% -13%
BJV Freight (tonnes) 20,008 21,650 41,658 18,632 12,388 31,020 -7% -43% -26%