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List of airports in India

Map showing the location of airports and seaports in India

This includes a list of airports in India. The list includes commercially used, former, flying schools, military bases. This list contains the following information:

  1. City served – The city generally associated with the airport. This is not always the actual location since some airports are located in smaller towns outside of the city they serve.
  2. ICAO – The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO). ICAO indicator: VA – West Zone, VE – East Zone, VI – North Zone, VO – South Zone
  3. IATA – The airport code assigned by the International Air Transport Association (IATA).
  4. Category – Category of the airport as defined by Airports Authority of India[1] as per the table below
  5. Role – Role of the airport as given by the table below
Category of Airport
Category Description
Customs Airports with Customs Checking and Clearance Facilities handling international flights but not elevated to International Airport status.
Defence Indian Armed Forces Handled Airport
Domestic Handles domestic flights
Future Proposed or Under Construction
International Handles International Flights
Private Private airport for specific purposes
Role of Airport
Role Description
Civil enclave Civil Enclaves in a Military Airport. Handles Commercial Flights
Closed No longer in operation for Commercial Flights
Commercial Handles Commercial flights
Airbase Military Airbase
Flying School Airport used to train commercial and/or fighter pilots
Commercial service Airport has commercial service
Airport has no commercial service


List of airports
State or Territory City Served Airport ICAO IATA Category Role
Andaman and Nicobar Islands Car Nicobar Car Nicobar Air Force Base VOCX CBD Defence Airbase
Campbell Bay INS Baaz Defence Airbase
Diglipur NAS Shibpur VODX IN 0053 Defence Airbase
Port Blair Veer Savarkar International Airport VOPB IXZ International[1] Civil Enclave
Andhra Pradesh Donakonda Donakonda Airport VODK Domestic Closed
Kadapa Cuddapah Airport VOCP CDP Domestic
Puttaparthi Sri Sathya Sai Airport VOPN BEK Private Private
Rajahmundry Rajahmundry Airport VORY RJA Domestic Commercial
Tirupati Tirupati Airport VOTP TIR Domestic Commercial
Vijayawada Vijayawada Airport VOBZ VGA Domestic Commercial
Visakhapatnam Visakhapatnam International Airport VOVZ VTZ International[1] Commercial
Nellore Nellore Airport Future Future
Srikakulam Srikakulam Airport Future Future
Kurnool Kurnool Airport Future Future
Arunachal Pradesh Along Along Airport VEAN IXV Domestic Civil Enclave
Daporijo Daporijo Airport VEDZ DAE Domestic Closed
Itanagar Itanagar Airport Future Future
Pasighat Pasighat Airport VEPG IXT Domestic Civil Enclave
Tezu Tezu Airport VETZ TEI Domestic Closed
Ziro Zero Airport VEZO ZER Domestic Closed
Assam Chabua Chabua Air Force Station VECA Defence Air Base
Dibrugarh Dibrugarh Airport VEMN DIB Domestic Commercial
Doom Dooma Sookerating Air Force Station Defence Air Base
Guwahati Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport VEGT GAU International[1] Commercial
Jorhat Jorhat Airport VEJT JRH Domestic Civil Enclave
North Lakhimpur Lilabari Airport VELR IXI Domestic Commercial
Dhubri Rupsi Airport VERU RUP Domestic Closed
Shella Shella Airport Domestic Closed
Silchar Silchar Airport VEKU IXS Domestic Civil Enclave
Tezpur Tezpur Airport VETZ TEZ Domestic Civil Enclave
Bihar Darbhanga Darbhanga Airport VEDB Defence Air Base
Gaya Gaya International Airport VEGY GAY International[1] Commercial
Jogbani Jogbani Airport Domestic Closed
Muzzafarpur Muzzafarpur Airport VEMZ MZU Domestic Civil Enclave
Patna Lok Nayak Jayaprakash Airport VEPT PAT Customs Commercial
Purnea Purnea Airport VEPR Defence Air Base
Raxaul Raxaul Airport VERL RXL International Civil Enclave
Chandigarh Chandigarh Chandigarh Airport VICG IXC Customs Commercial
Chhattisgarh Bilaspur Bilaspur Airport VABI PAB Domestic Flying School
Raigarh Raigarh Airport VERH Domestic
OP Jindal Airport Private
Jagdalpur Jagdalpur Airport VE46 JGB Domestic Closed
Raipur Swami Vivekananda Airport VARP RPR Domestic Commercial
Daman and Diu Diu Diu Airport VA1P DIU Domestic Commercial
Daman Daman Airport VADN NMB Defence Airbase
Delhi New Delhi Indira Gandhi International Airport VIDP DEL International[1] Commercial
Safdarjung Airport VIDD Domestic Closed
Goa whole state Goa International Airport VOGO GOI International[1] Civil Enclave
Gujarat Ahmedabad Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport VAAH AMD International[1] Commercial
Fedara International Airport International Future
Vadodara Vadodara Airport VABO BDQ Domestic Commercial
Kandla Kandla Airport VAKE IXY Domestic Commercial
Bhuj Bhuj Airport VABJ BHJ Domestic Civil Enclave
Palanpur Palanpur Airport —A Domestic Closed
Bhavnagar Bhavnagar Airport VABV BHU Domestic Commercial
Jamnagar Jamnagar Airport VAJM JGA Domestic Civil Enclave
Keshod Keshod Airport VAKS IXK Domestic Closed
Porbandar Porbandar Airport VAPR PBD Domestic Commercial
Rajkot Rajkot Airport VARK RAJ Domestic Commercial
Surat Surat Airport VASU STV Domestic Commercial
Mehsana Mehsana Airport VASU STV Private Flying School
Haryana Hisar Hisar Airport VIHR HSS Domestic Flying School
Karnal Karnal Airport VI40 Domestic Flying School
Himachal Pradesh Kangra Gaggal Airport VIGG DHM Domestic Commercial
Shimla Shimla Airport VISM SLV Domestic Commercial
Kullu Bhuntar Airport VIBR KUU Domestic Commercial
Jammu & Kashmir Jammu Jammu Airport VIJU IXJ Domestic Civil Enclave
Kargil Kargil Airport none VI65 Defence Air Base
Leh Kushok Bakula Rimpochhe Airport VILH IXL Domestic Civil Enclave
Srinagar Srinagar Airport VISR SXR International Civil Enclave
Jharkhand Chakulia Chakulia Airport VECK Domestic Closed
Dhanbad Dhanbad Airport VEDB DBD Domestic Civil Enclave
Bokaro Bokaro Airport VEBK BKR Domestic Private
Jamshedpur Sonari Airport VEJS IXW Domestic
Ranchi Birsa Munda Airport VERC IXR International Commercial,Civil Enclave
Karnataka Bengaluru Kempegowda International Airport VOBL BLR International[1] Commercial
HAL Airport VOBG Defence Aerospace Engineering
Yelahanka Air Force Station VOYK Defence Air Base
Jakkur Airfield VOJK Domestic Flying School
Belgaum Belgaum Airport VABM IXG Domestic Civil Enclave
Bellary Bellary Airport VOBI BEP Domestic Closed
Bijapur Bijapur Airport Future Future
Karwar Karwar Airport Future Future
Shimoga Shimoga Airport Future Future
Gulbarga Gulbarga Airport Future Future
Hassan Hassan Airport Future Future
Bidar Bidar Airport VOBR Defence Defence
Hubli Hubli Airport VAHB HBX Domestic Commercial
Mangalore Mangalore International Airport VOML IXE International[2] Commercial
Mysore Mysore Airport VOMY MYQ Domestic Commercial
Toranagallu Vidyanagar Airport VDY Private Private
Kerala Kannur Kannur International Airport Future Future
Kollam Kollam Airport Domestic Closed[3]
Pathanamthitta Aranmula International Airport Future Future
Kochi Kochi Airport Defence Airbase
Cochin International Airport VOCI COK International[1] Commercial
Kozhikode Calicut International Airport VOCL CCJ International[1] Commercial
Thiruvananthapuram Trivandrum International Airport VOTV TRV International[1] Commercial
Lakshadweep Agatti Agatti Aerodrome VOAT AGX Domestic Commercial
Madhya Pradesh Bhopal Raja Bhoj Airport VABP BHO Domestic Commercial
Gwalior Gwalior Airport VIGR GWL Domestic Civil Enclave
Indore Devi Ahilyabai Holkar Airport VAID IDR Domestic Commercial
Jabalpur Jabalpur Airport VAJB JLR Domestic Commercial
Khajuraho Khajuraho Airport VAKJ HJR Domestic Commercial
Khandwa Khandwa Airport Domestic Closed
Chhindwara Chhindwara Airport Domestic
Maharashtra Akola Akola Airport VAAK AKD Domestic
Amravati Amravati Airport IN-0065 Private Flying School
Shirpur Shirpur Airport VA1B Private Flying School
Aurangabad Aurangabad Airport VAAU IXU Domestic Commercial
Baramati Baramati Airport Private Flying School
Chandrapur Chandrapur Airport VA1B Domestic
Dhule Dhule Airport VA53 Domestic Flying School
Gondia Gondia Airport VA2C Private Flying School
Jalgaon Jalgaon Airport VAJL Domestic
Kalyan Kalyan Airstrip Closed
Karad Karad Airport VA1M Domestic
Kolhapur Kolhapur Airport VAKP KLH Domestic
Latur Latur Airport VALT LTU Domestic
Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport VABB BOM International[1] Commercial
Juhu Aerodrome VAJJ Domestic Flying School
Navi Mumbai Navi Mumbai International Airport Future Future
Nagpur Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar International Airport VANP NAG International[1] Commercial
Nanded Nanded Airport VAND NDC Domestic Commercial
Nashik Gandhinagar Airport VANR ISK Domestic Flying School
Ozar Airport VAOZ Defence & Domestic Aerospace Engineering
Osmanabad Osmanabad Airport OMN Domestic
Pune Hadapsar Airport Private - DGCA Gliderdrome
Pune Airport VAPO PNQ Customs Civil Enclave
New Pune International Airport Future Future
Ratnagiri Ratnagiri Airport VARG RTC Domestic
Shirdi Shirdi Airport Future Future
Sindhudurg Sindhudurg Airport Future Future
Solapur Solapur Airport VASL SSL Domestic
Boramani International Airport Future Future
Yavatmal Yavatmal Airport VA78 YTL Domestic
Manipur Imphal Tulihal International Airport VEIM IMF International Commercial
Meghalaya Shillong Shillong Airport VEBI SHL Domestic Commercial
Tura Baljek Airport VETU TRU Domestic
Mizoram Aizawl Lengpui Airport VELP AJL Domestic Commercial
Nagaland Dimapur Dimapur Airport VEMR DMU Domestic Commercial
Odisha Angul Savitri Jindal Airport VEAL IN 0073 Private
Balasore Rasgovindpur Airstrip IN 0057 Domestic
Barbil Barbil Tonto Aerodrome VEBL IN 0074 Private
Bhubaneswar Biju Patnaik International Airport VEBS BBI International Commercial
Brahmapur Brahmapur Airport VEBM BMP Domestic
Cuttack Charbatia Air Base Defence Airbase
Hirakud/Sambalpur Hirakud Airstrip VEHK Domestic
Jajpur Jajpur Airstrip IN 0092 Private
Jeypore Jeypore Airport VEJP PYB Domestic
Jharsuguda Jharsuguda Airport VEJH JSA Domestic Commercial
Kendujhar Kendujhar Airstrip VEKJ Private
Lanjigarh Lanjigarh Airstrip IN 0093 Private
Phulbani Phulbani Airstrip VEPN Private
Rourkela Rourkela Airport VERK RRK Private Commercial
Nuapada Nawapara Airport VENP Domestic
Balangir Nuagaon Airport VE63 Domestic
Bhawanipatna Utkela Airstrip VEUK Domestic
Puducherry Pondicherry Pondicherry Airport VOPC PNY Domestic Closed
Karaikal Karaikal Airport Future Future
Punjab Amritsar Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee International Airport VIAR ATQ International[1] Commercial
Bathinda Bathinda Airport VIBT BUP Domestic Civil Enclave
Ludhiana Halwara Air Force Station - LDH Defence
Ludhiana Sahnewal Airport VILD LUH Domestic
Pathankot Pathankot Airport VIPK IXP Domestic
Patiala Patiala Airport VIPL Domestic
Rajasthan Jaipur Jaipur Airport VIJP JAI International[1] Commercial
Jaisalmer Jaisalmer Airport VIJR JSA Defence Air base
Jodhpur Jodhpur Airport VIJO JDH Domestic Civil Enclave
Bikaner Nal Airport VIBK BKN Domestic Military
Kota Kota Airport VIKO KTU Domestic Closed
Udaipur Maharana Pratap Airport VAUD UDR Domestic Commercial
Sikkim Gangtok Pakyong Airport Future Future
Tamil Nadu Chennai Chennai International Airport VOMM MAA International[1] Commercial
Tambaram Air Force Station VOTX Defence Air Base
New Chennai International Airport Future Future
Coimbatore Coimbatore International Airport VOCB CJB International[2] Commercial
Sulur Air Force Station VOSX Defence Air Base
Hosur Hosur Aerodrome VO95 Private Commercial
Arakkonam INS Rajali Naval Air Station VOTJ Defence Airbase
Madurai Madurai Airport VOMD IXM Customs Commercial
Salem Salem Airport VOSM SXV Domestic Commercial
Thanjavur Thanjavur Air Force Station VOTJ TJV Defence Airbase
Tiruchirapalli Tiruchirapalli International Airport VOTR TRZ International[2] Commercial
Tuticorin Tuticorin Airport VO80 TCR Domestic Commercial
Vellore Vellore Airport VOVR VLR Future Future
Telangana Hyderabad Begumpet Airport VOHY Domestic Civil Enclave
Dundigul Air Force Academy VODG Defence Flying School
Hakimpet Air Force Station VOHK Defence
Nadirgul Airport Domestic
Rajiv Gandhi International Airport VOHS HYD International[1] Commercial
Warangal Warangal Airport VOWA WGC Future Future
Ramagundam Ramagundam Airport VORG Domestic Closed
Nizamabad Nizamabad Airport Future Future
Kothagudem Kothagudem Airport Future Future
Tripura Agartala Agartala Airport VIPT IXA Domestic Commercial
Kailashahar Kailashahar Airport VEKR IXH Domestic Closed
Khowai Khowai Airport Domestic Closed
Uttrakhand Chinyali Sour Bharkot Airport VI82 Domestic
Dehradun Jolly Grant Airport VIDN DED Domestic Commercial
Pantnagar Pantnagar Airport VIPT PGH Domestic Commercial
Pithoragarh Naini Saini Airport Future Future
Uttar Pradesh Kanpur Kanpur Civil Airport Domestic Flying School
IIT Kanpur Airport Private Aerospace Engineering
Kanpur Airport VIKA KNU Domestic Civil enclave
Gorakhpur Gorakhpur Airport VEGK GOP Domestic Civil Enclave
Agra Agra Air Force Station VIAG AGR Domestic Civil Enclave
Allahabad Allahabad Airport VIAL IXD Domestic Civil Enclave
Bareilly Bareilly Airport VIBY
Raebareli Raebareli Airport VIRB Private Flying school
Meerut Meerut Airport VI2B Private Flying School
Aligarh Aligarh Airport VI Private Flying School
Faizabad Faizabad Airport VI25 Private Flying School
Moradabad Moradabad Airport VI-- Private Airfield
Farrukhabad Farrukhabad Airport VI--
Lakhimpur Kheri Kheri Airport VI--
Kushinagar Kushinagar Airport VI--
Shravasti Shravasti Airport VI--
Azamgarh Azamgarh Airport VI--
Ghazipur Ghazipur Airport VI--
Akbarpur Akbarpur Airport VI--
Sultanpur Sultanpur Airport VI--
Sonbhadra Muirpur Airport VI-- Private Private
Lucknow Chaudhary Charan Singh International Airport VILK LKO International[2] Commercial
Lucknow Air Force Station VIBL Defence Airbase
Varanasi Lal Bahadur Shastri Airport VIBN VNS International[2] Commercial
Ghaziabad Hindon Air Force Station VIXD Defence Airbase
Saharanpur Sarsawa Air Base VISP Defence Airbase
Jhansi Jhansi Airport VIJN Defence Airbase
West Bengal Balurghat Balurghat Airport VEBG RGH Domestic Closed
Barrackpore Barrackpore Air Force Station VEBR Defence Airbase
Behala Behala Airport VEBA Domestic Flying School
Cooch Behar Cooch Behar Airport VECO COH Domestic Commercial
Asansol, Durgapur Kazi Nazrul Islam International Airport Future Future
Hasimara Hasimara Air Base VEHX Defence Airbase
Kharagpur Kalaikunda Air Force Station VEDX Defence Airbase
Kolkata Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport VECC CCU International[1] Commercial
Malda Malda Airport VEMH LDA Domestic Closed
Panagarh Panagarh Airport VEPH Domestic Airbase
Siliguri Bagdogra Airport VEBD IXB Domestic Civil Enclave


  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s
  2. ^ a b c d e
  3. ^ "Aviation school proposal evokes mixed response". The Hindu. 2009-06-08. Retrieved 2014-09-15. 
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  • "ICAO Location Indicators by State" (PDF).  
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