Chandigarh Airport Information


Chandigarh International Airport 

Chandigarh International Airport serves the Chandigarh union territory, and the capital of two Indian states, Punjab and Haryana. It also serves the neighbouring cities of the twin states. It is located 9 km away from the Chandigarh city centre. Only Domestic flights are operated from this airport.

Airport: Chandigarh International Airport


Phone: 0172-2242004

Address: New Civil Air Terminal Chandigarh International Airport, Sahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar, Punjab 140306


Owner: Airports Authority of India


Terminal(s) in Chandigarh Airport

Chandigarh International Airport has only 1 passenger terminal

Chandigarh airport has only one terminal (Terminal 1) which is used for domestic purposes. It is a new terminal inaugurated in 2015 by Narendra Modi.

The old terminal will be used for VIPs and flying clubs exclusively.


Facilities in Chandigarh Airport

Wi-Fi - Wi-fi is available for the passengers at Chandigarh Airport.

Disabled Services – For those in need, wheelchair assistance is available.

Medical Services - There are first aid services available at both Terminals. 

Places to Shop - There are also several shops that sell top brands and you can also buy basic items like books, duty-free shops, clothes, medical, shop is available for Liquor and Tobacco, etc.

Other services – There are some other facilities that passengers can avail at the Chandigarh Airport such as currency exchange, ATMs, pharmacy, baby care rooms, lounges etc.


FAQs about Chandigarh Airport


Q. What is the IATA Code of Chandigarh airport?

A. The IATA code of the Chandigarh airport is IXC.

Q. How many runways are there in Chandigarh airport?

A. Chandigarh Airport contains only one runway with the length around 2700 metres.

Q. Which airlines take off from Chandigarh Airport?

A.  Air India Express, IndiGo, Air India, and SpiceJet are some of the airlines that operate flights frequently from and to Chandigarh.

Q. What are the most popular destinations from Chandigarh?

A. Delhi and Mumbai are the most popular routes from Chandigarh.

Q. Which is nearest railway station to Chandigarh Airport?

A. Mohali Railway Station is the nearest railway station to the airport.