Tehran Imam Khomeini International Airport is located 30km (19 miles) southwest of the city centre.
Tehran Imam Khomeini International Airport
Dialling code: +98
Telephone: (021) 51001.
Lufthansa at the airport
How to get there
From central Tehran, follow the Tehran-Qom Freeway (Route 7), which is directly linked to the airport by a separate access road.
Regular buses to the city centre are available from outside the terminal. However, a taxi is the recommended option.
Shuttle buses link Tehran Imam Khomeini International Airport to the nearest metro station and also with the domestic airport: Mehrabad International Airport, which is within the city boundary.
Fixed rate taxis are available outside the terminal – the journey time to central Tehran is around 90 minutes, depending on traffic, and the fare is set at Rs.400,000 for a basic vehicle. Taxis can be booked in advance from Airport Seiro Safar (tel: (021) 8879 2777).
Short-term parking is available adjacent to the terminal building, while the long-term car parks (2 and 3) are connected to the terminal by a free shuttle bus service.