The Airport is now owned 100 percent by 'Malaysia Airport Holdings'.
SAW Airport is located between the towns of Pendik and Kurkoy - 35 km southeast of Istanbul, in the Asian part of Turkey - and is accessible by a 1.5 km access road from either Ankara Yolu (E5) or from TEM (E80) motorways. It is also 40 km from Kadikoy and 50 km from Taksim.
With 29.6 million passengers in 2016, Sabiha Gokcen Airport is served by any domestic, international, regular & low-fare Airlines offering with a multitude of direct flights to countless destinations in Europe, the Middle East and North Africa. Seasonal charter flights bring countless tourists every year.
NOTE: Sabiha Gokcen Airport requests that passengers arrive for domestic flights 90 minutes, and for international flights 2 hours prior to scheduled flight departure.
The on-Airport 'ISG Airport Hotel' (tel. +90 216 588 5000) is adjacent to the passenger terminal.
Present & future Airport Developments: It is assumed that the new terminal is now open (lacking news)
The new International Terminal houses 112 check-in & 24 automated self-service counters. A 5,000 sq.meter food court offers leading-brand cafes & restaurants. The 4,500 sq.meter Duty-Free shopping area provides internation brands. The terminal has a 400 sq.meter conference center, a VIP building & apron, viewing CIP halls with business lounges. Its multi-aircraft ramp system (MARS) provides simultaneous service to 8 large or 16 mid-size aircrafts.
Also assumed to be completed are a 4-level carpark, 4-level hotel with 128 rooms next to the terminal (with separate entrances at air and ground sides., and a second runway.
Phone: +90 216 588 8888 /fax 8010