Benazir Bhutto International Airport (ISB)

Benazir Bhutto International Airport is the third-largest airport in Pakistan, serving the capital Islamabad and its twin city Rawalpindi in the province of Punjab. Previously known as the Islamabad International Airport, it was renamed after the late Pakistani leader Benazir Bhutto on Friday, 21 June 2008. The airport is actually located outside of Islamabad, in the area of Chaklala Rawalpindi.

Being the main airport for the Pakistani capital it often hosts officials and citizens from other nations. The airfield is shared with the transport and liaison squadrons of the Pakistan Air Force . Benazir Bhutto International Airport is a civil and military airport which handles VIPs as well as public scheduled operations for many airlines. Foreign diplomats, high government officials as well as military officials are welcomed at this airport.

Benazir Bhutto International Airport
Name Benazir Bhutto International Airport
Address Suite 8, Islamabad International Airport, Pakistan
Location located 10 km (6 miles) southeast of Islamabad.
Time zone GMT+5:00
Terminals 1
Runways 1
Phone +92 (0)51 9280337


Seating has been added in the lounges for waiting and transit Passenger with designated prayer areas.

  • Rawal: Serves Passengers who makes small additional payment to enjoy free refreshment internet facilities and arrival/departure formalities.
  • CIP: International Passengers traveling on first /business class can avail facilities of CIP Lounge.