All About Airlines & Airports of Bangladesh

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5 domestic airlines and 9 functional airports facilitate Bangladesh’s need for domestic flights. Among these airports, 3 are international airports and 6 are only domestic. People in Bangladesh still prefer traveling by bus, trains and launches to traveling by air. But over the years affordability and increased quality of service has influenced a positive shift in the domestic flights.

Checkout the cities which are connected with an airport

City District Name Note
Dhaka Dhaka Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport International
Chittagong Chittagong Shah Amanat International Airport International
Sylhet Sylhet Osmani International Airport International
Rajshahi Rajshahi Shah Makhdum Airport Domestic
Jessore Jessore Jessore Airport Domestic
Saidpur Nilphamari Saidpur Airport Domestic
Cox’s Bazar Cox’s Bazar Cox’s Bazar Airport Domestic
Barishal Barishal Barisal Airport Domestic
Ishwardi Pabna Ishwardi Airport Domestic


The domestic airlines of Bangladesh are

Name Established In Number of Aircraft
Biman Bangladesh 1972 10
United Airways 2008 11 (2 stored)
Regent Airways 2010 4
NovoAir 2013 3 (1 charter)
US Bangla 2010 2


Not all companies will take you to where you need to be! Check out this chart to see which domestic airlines will take you to your destination. This chart also shows the minimum price for one ticket (in Taka). Make sure to check with their websites to get the current price and availability. All of them allow booking tickets online with debit/credit cards.

City Biman  United Regent  Novo 
Chittagong  4,000 5,000 5,500 6,400
Sylhet  3,500 4,000 4,000 4,800
Rajshahi  4,000
Jessore 4,000 3,800 4,300
Saidpur  5,000
Cox’s Bazar  6,000 5,800 7,300
Barishal  4,000
Ishwardi  3,100


Here are the website link and contact number of all the domestic airlines of Bangladesh.

Do you have any experiences with domestic flights? Which airline do you prefer?