About us

Turkmenabat is a large industrial, commercial and cultural center of Turkmenistan. The economic attraction of this city has deep historical roots: once the Great Silk Road ran through this area where rich bazaars and magnificent caravanserais surprised the travelers and merchants.

The history of civil aircraft of Turkmenistan originates from 1927 when the first airline, which has connected Chardzhou with Tashauz through Tourtkul and Novo-Urgench was opened. On this airline, the Chardzhou aviation enterprise used the “Junkers” JU-13, and airplanes K-4. In total 8 airplanes have been engaged. In 1932, the civil air fleet of Turkmenistan has been replenished with new Soviet passenger airplanes. These К-5 and ANT-9. On their base in the same 1932, the air division which began to serve the airline Chardzhou-Tashauz directly, without intermediate airdromes was created in the Chardzhou airport.

Lebap velayat, the city of Turkmenabat, in 2018, the newly built international airport began to function successfully.

The certificate issued by the Munich Airport of the Federal Republic of Germany confirms the compliance of the new airport complex of the Turkmenabat International Airport with the requirements of the International Standards of International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO).

Turkmenabat Airport International has a significant geographical advantage, as it occupies a convenient geographical position, located at the intersection of air routes leading from the CIS countries to Southeast Asia, Europe and America. More ...

To Partners

Turkmenabat International Airport welcomes partners.

• Reliable, transparent, long-term relationships
• Access to the fast-growing tourism and business market
• Bonuses and marketing support for entering the market and for new directions

To Cargo Transporters

Full range of services, including :
• ground handling
• warehousing services
• agency booking and sale of freight

Director's office

phone: +99342294505 fax: +99342237222
e-mail: turkmenabat.airport@tia.gov.tm
operating mode: 09:00-18:00 (UTC+5)

CIP department

phone: +99342294605
e-mail: cip.turkmenabat@online.tm
operating mode: 24 hours a day

Office (Chancery)

phone: +99342294559 fax: +99342236678
e-mail: office.turkmenabat@online.tm
operating mode: 09:00-18:00 (UTC+5)


phone: +99342294548 +99342294549
fax: +99342230621
e-mail: accounting-dept.turkmenabat@tia.gov.tm
operating mode: 09:00-18:00 (UTC+5)

Department contract of international relations

phone: +99362038228 +99342294678
e-mail: contract-dept.turkmenabat@tia.gov.tm
operating mode: 09:00-18:00 (UTC+5)

Planning and Economic Department

phone: +99342294554 +99342294639
e-mail: economic-dept.turkmenabat@online.tm
operating mode: 09:00-18:00 (UTC+5)

Production and dispatch service

phone: +99342294707; +99342294610
e-mail: ops.utav@tia.gov.tm
operating mode: 24 hours a day

Hotel with 100 beds

The cozy rooms with modern design provides everything you need for work and leisure. As well as hotel guests can use the services of a beauty salon and gym. The hotel’s restaurant serves national and European dishes and is an excellent venue for various events. Guests can purchase national Turkmen souvenirs and gifts at the hotel’s shop. Breakfast buffet included room rate. More ...

Airport news

"Turkmenistan" airline: discounts tickets on 4 routes

"Turkmenistan" airline company introduced discounts on plane tickets for 4 routes, namely Ho Chi Minh City, Milan, London and Frankfurt. These concessions will continue until the end of March 2024. This is reported on the airline's official website. Specifically, it states: Until the end of March 2024 on international routes Ashgabat - Ho Chi Minh City - Ashgabat, Ashgabat - Milan - Ashgabat, Ashgabat - London - Ashgabat, and Ashgabat - Frankfurt - Ashgabat, newly opened and operated by "Turkmenistan Airlines" open joint stock company. , we inform you about the introduction of discounts on flights.

Feb. 20, 2024, 1:06 p.m.


In January 2024, the Turkmenhowayollary agency significantly increased the volume of services provided - by 162.8%. The Director General of the Agency for Transport and Communications under the Cabinet of Ministers, Mammetkhan Chakyev, announced this at a meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers, the State News Agency of Turkmenistan reports. The transport and communications industry showed a high growth rate of 116.1%, which indicates the efficiency of the country's transport enterprises. In the first month of the year, the growth rate in the field of cargo transportation by road, rail, air, sea and river transport amounted to 102.5 percent, and in passenger transportation - 103.7 percent. The growth rate for the provision of services in January for the Turkmendemiryollary agency was 103.8 percent, for the Turkmenavtoulaglary agency - 106.8 percent, for the Turkmendenizderyayollary agency - 106.2 percent, and for the Turkmenaragatnashyk agency - 110.5 percent.

Feb. 19, 2024, 5:36 p.m.

A representative of a travel company spoke about the details of a holiday in Malaysia for Turkmenistan citizens

Direct air communication between Ashgabat and Kuala Lumpur opens up new prospects in the field of tourism. On February 15, the first direct flight to Kuala Lumpur departs from Ashgabat. Moreover, the national air carrier Türkmenhowaýollary announced a discount on flights on the route Ashgabat - Kuala Lumpur - Ashgabat from February 15 to March 30. Of course, this cannot but attract Turkmen citizens and tourism lovers. Uzukjemal Gurbanova, a specialist in the visa department of the travel company Haýýat Syýahat, spoke about her holiday in Malaysia on the pages of the Neutral Turkmenistan newspaper.

Feb. 14, 2024, 1:52 p.m.

A Chinese travel company offered to organize Ashgabat-Sanya flights

Representative of the Chinese company Hainan Weidu International Travel Co. Ltd Ravil Rizaev, during his visit to Turkmenistan, invited interested local departments to consider a project to organize flights from Ashgabat to the city of Sanya (the Chinese island of Hainan).

Feb. 14, 2024, 1:45 p.m.


In accordance with the “Concept for the development of the digital economy in Turkmenistan for 2019-2025” and in order to meet the needs of the population for rail transportation through the websites of the Türkmendemiryоllary agency and the Demirýollary Open Joint Stock Company from anywhere in our country, online shopping services electronic tickets are fully operational during the day and night. In January 2024, 79 percent of total passenger tickets sold were sold “online” through mobile applications.

Feb. 12, 2024, 4:01 p.m.

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