Ben Schoeman Airport (ELS)

The Ben Schoeman is one of 18 airports with scheduled flights in South Africa. With only 804,741 passengers checking in 2017 it clearly isnt't one of the most important airports of the country. The biggest airport by passenger amounts in the country is OR Tambo International Airport.

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Facts about Ben Schoeman Airport in East London

City:East London
Timezone:South Africa Standard Time (UTC +2)


Nonstop destinations:4
Longest runway:6,362 ft (1,939.1 m)


Longitude:27.82590 O
Latitude:33.03560 S
Height:435 ft (132.6 m)

Nearby airports

Bisho Airport (BIY)53.0 km

Nonstop flights from Ben Schoeman Airport

(ordered by country/airport)

Cape Town International Airport
CPT, South Africa (862 km)
South African Airways (SA)
King Shaka International Airport
DUR, South Africa (493 km)
South African Airways (SA)
OR Tambo International Airport
JNB, South Africa (769 km)
Comair (MN)
South African Airways (SA)
Port Elizabeth Airport
PLZ, South Africa (231 km)
South African Airways (SA)
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