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El Tari International Airport

El Tari International Airport

El Tari International Airport (Indonesian: Bandar Udara Internasional El Tari) (IATA: KOE, ICAO: WATT) is an airport in Kupang, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia. The airport is named after El Tari, the Governor of East Nusa Tenggara from 1966 to 1978. The airport's ICAO code was changed from WRKK to WATT in 2004.

The airport used to serve international routes to Dili and Darwin but was closed in the 1990s due to the alleged violation of human rights by the Indonesian Armed Forces in East Timor. The Kupang-Dili route is planned to be resumed soon and it will be operated by Lion Air.


Terminal Facilities

The Airport is well equipped with all facilities for its passengers. A wide variety of shops and stalls are available throughout the Airport, including a mini market, clothes boutique, newsagent, restaurants, cafe, ATMs and a shop selling local handicrafts.

Lounges are available at departure hall and public area of the Airport. There are also hotels and taxi counters at the arrivals halls.

The airport provides safe and secure short term and long term parking for your vehicle during your trip. There is a multi storey car parking facility with capacity for 730 cars.

The Airport is operated and managed by PT Angkasa Pura I.


Flight Destinations

El Tari International Airport is served by few local airlines such as Batik Air, Citilink, Garuda Indonesia, TransNusa Air Services, Susi Air and Wings Air with Jakarta and Surabaya are the most popular routes. The Airport is capable of accommodating aircraft such as the Boeing 737s.

  Airline Name Destination
  Batik Air Jakarta-Halim Perdanakusuma, Jakarta-Soekarno-Hatta
  Citilink Surabaya
  Garuda Indonesia Denpasar, Jakarta–Soekarno–Hatta, Surabaya
  Garuda Indonesia (by Explore) Denpasar, Ende, Jakarta–Soekarno–Hatta, Labuan Bajo, Tambolaka
  Kalstar Aviation Ende, Maumere, Labuan Bajo, Makassar, Denpasar/Bali
  Lion Air Denpasar/Bali, Jakarta-Soekarno-Hatta, Surabaya,
  Nam Air Waingapu, Maumere, Denpasar/Bali
  Sriwijaya Air Jakarta-Soekarno-Hatta, Surabaya
  Susi Air Lewoleba, Sabu
  TransNusa Alor, Bajawa, Denpasar, Ende, Larantuka, Labuan Bajo, Lewoleba, Maumere, Rote, Ruteng, Waingapu
  Wings Air Alor, Atambua, Bajawa, Denpasar, Ende, Larantuka, Labuan Bajo, Maumere, Rote, Tambolaka, Waingapu

Public Transportation

Bus: No airport bus are serving from El Tari International Airport, currently it serves by minibus outside the Airport with some walk distance from arrivals hall.

Car and taxi: Various taxi and shuttle services are provided by numerous service providers outside the arrival hall. There are taxi counters (Taxi Counter Primkopau) available at the arrival hall.

Technical Specification

The airport resides at an elevation of 102 m (335 ft) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 07/25 with an asphalt surface measuring 2,500 m (8,202 ft) in length.

Contact Information

Jalan Adi Sucipto
Maulafa, Penfui
Kota Kupang
Nusa Tenggara Timur 85361

Tel: +62 380 881668



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