International airport "Samarkand" is the second-large air harbor of the Republic of Uzbekistan. Its capacity makes today up to four hundred passengers per hour. The airport is capable to accept any types of planes.
Airport is located at height of 678 meters above sea level. Being strategic object - Samarkand airport plays a significant role in economic development of the republic, including tourist sphere. In new modern there provided air terminal complex everything for comfortable service of passengers. After carried out reconstruction there have been updated steering paths at the airport. Among innovations it is necessary to note modern airnavigation equipment and building of dispatching service. The airport has international certificate of quality on ISO 9001:2008 standards.
In a complex of the airport there provided all types of service corresponding to international standards. These are comfortable CIP and VIP halls of classes, services of international and long-distance telecommunication, room of mother and child, aviacash desk, currency change, post office, first-aid post. In air terminal complex there also works restaurant, bars and Duty Free shop.
Remoteness of airport from the city center of Samarkand makes eight kilometers. To reach city from the airport it is possible by a taxi, minibuses or by buses. Tourists can stop in the city in comfortable hotels or in private hotels.
At the airport there is effectively organized work on sending, transportation and storage of cargoes. At the expense of operation for commercial warehouse there is possibility to expand framework for economic cooperation not only with CIS countries, but also with foreign countries.