Anacortes Airport is located 2-miles west of downtown Anacortes, Washington.  Anacortes Airport consists of 101 acres and has asphalt aircraft operational area with artificial drainage.  Runway is described as follows:  Runway 18/36 is 60 feet wide and 3,018 feet long, with stop overruns at 240 feet at each end to be used for emergency landing conditions only.

Hours of Operation:  Anacortes Airport is a federally funded public airport open to the public 24 hours per day, every day of the year.  For noise abatement, take-offs between 2200 and 0600 hours are discouraged. 

Security:  An operational perimeter fence surrounds Anacortes Airport limiting access to those who have business at Anacortes Airport, and is controlled by automatic gates.  Suspicious activities should be reported to the Port, (360) 293-3134, Port Security at (360) 661-5000, or emergency service 911.

Fuel:  The Port supplies 100LL octane aviation fuel and Jet A aviation fuel via a self-serve fueling station located midfield on the apron.

Airport Lighting and Weather Facility:  Lighting consists of:  Pilot activated medium intensity runway lighting (MIRL), rotating beacon, obstruction lights at the approach end of runway 18/36, runway threshold/end lights (REIL) and precision approach path indicator (PAPI).  All other Airport lights are photocell-activated.  Anacortes Airport Automated Weather Observation Station 747 (KWAANAC024) is available at 122.9. CTAF 128.25

Some of the features of the facility are:

  • Runway length: 3,018 ft.
  • Runway width: 60 ft.
  • Airport elevation 242 ft.
  • Airport reference point: 48°29'57"N / 122°39'44" W
  • Runway material: Asphalt
  • Effective runway gradient: 0.27%
  • Lighting -  Runway & Taxiway:  Medium Intensity
  • Visual approach aids:  PAPI each end
  • Wind coverage: 89.3%
  • Mean maximum temperature: 72.6°
  • Super AWOS information is available on frequency 122.9
  • Aircraft parking and storage:
    • Tie downs - 62
    • Hangars - 39
    • Storage Units - 6

All of our hangars are currently leased.  To be put on the waiting list, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with your name and contact info. Or you may call, (360) 299-1810.

Airport Manager:

John Dumas
Operations Director

Port of Anacortes
100 Commercial Ave
Anacortes, Washington 98221

Phone: (360) 299-1828
Fax:      (360) 293-9608

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