Tumlingtar Airport is a domestic airport located in the eastern region of Nepal. It is located in Tumlingtar town of Sankhuwasabha district, about 500 km east of the capital Kathmandu. This airport operates flights to various destinations within Nepal such as Kathmandu, Biratnagar, etc. It serves as an important gateway to the eastern region of the country, which is known for its natural beauty and cultural importance.
The airport is relatively small in size and has a single runway that is approximately 1,500 meters in length. It is equipped with basic facilities such as terminal building, parking area, and a control tower. The airport is operated by the Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal (CAAN) and has undergone several renovations and upgrades over the years to improve its safety and operational efficiency. Despite its limited capacity, Tumlingtar Airport plays an important role in connecting Nepal’s remote eastern region with the rest of the country.