Where is the Longest RAF Runway?

  • RAF Brize Norton has the longest runway at 3,050 metres.
  • RAF Cranwell has the most runways, with:
    • Two hard surface runways; and
    • Two grass strips.
  • MOD Boscombe Down, which is a Tri-Service establishment, has:
    • Three hard surface runways;
    • Two grass strips; and
    • The longest runway at 3,233 metres.


FOI 2017/6127 dated 12 July 2017.


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