Here is the complete list of all international airports in India and are available for scheduled international operations by Indian and foreign air carriers. Click on the airport name below to know more about airlines operations, flights details, area covered and other information available at Cheap Flights by Whatprice. A total of 480+ airports and airstrips including custom airports, domestic airports and defence airports are currently operational out of which 34 international airports are listed below.

Airports in India are managed by the Airports Authority of India (AAI) while the Ministry of Civil Aviation is responsible for creating, upgrading, maintaining and managing civil aviation infrastructure in India. 

international airports in india complete list

There are 487 airports/airstrips in India, out of which AAI manages a total of 137 airports which include 29 International airports (3 Civil Enclaves), 10 Customs airports (4 Civil Enclaves) and 103 Domestic airports (23 Civil Enclaves), as per the Airports Authority of India website.

List of International Airports of India: 

S.N.Name of the AirportCity/ State
1. Rajiv Gandhi International Airport – HYDHyderabad, Telangana
2. Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee International Airport – ATQAmritsar, Punjab
3. Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport – GAUGuwahati, Assam
4. Biju Patnaik International Airport – BBIBhubaneswar, Odisha
5. Gaya Airport – GAYGaya, Bihar
6. Indira Gandhi International Airport – DELNew Delhi, Delhi
7. Veer Savarkar International Airport – IXZPort Blair, Andaman and Nicobar Islands
8. Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport – AMDAhmedabad, Gujarat
9. Kempegowda International Airport – BLRBengaluru, Karnataka
10.Mangalore International Airport – IXEMangalore, Karnataka
11. Cochin International Airport – COK Kochi, Kerala
12.Calicut International Airport – CCJKozhikode / Calicut, Kerala
13.Thiruvananthapuram International Airport – TRVThiruvananthapuram, Kerala
14. Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport – BOMMumbai, Maharashtra
15.Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar International Airport – NAGNagpur, Maharashtra
16.Jaipur International Airport – JAIJaipur, Rajasthan
17.Chennai International Airport – MAAChennai, Tamil Nadu
18.Tiruchirappalli International Airport – TRZTiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu
19.Chaudhary Charan Singh International Airport – LKOLucknow, Uttar Pradesh
20. Lal Bahadur Shastri International Airport – VNSVaranasi, Uttar Pradesh
21. Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport – CCUKolkata, West Bengal
22.Kannur International Airport – CNNKannur, Kerala
23.Surat Airport – STVSurat, Gujarat
24.Devi Ahilya Bai Holkar Airport – IDRIndore, Madhya Pradesh
25.Dabolim Airport – GOIDabolim, Goa
26.Coimbatore International Airport – CJBCoimbatore, Tamil Nadu
27.Sheikh ul-Aalam International Airport – SXRSrinagar, Jammu and Kashmir
28.Imphal International Airport – IMFImphal, Manipur
29.Madurai Airport – IXMMadurai, Tamil Nadu
30.Bagdogra International Airport – IXBSiliguri, West Bengal
31.Chandigarh International Airport – IXCChandigarh
32.Nashik Airport – ISKNashik, Maharashtra
33.Vadodara Airport – BDQVadodara, Gujarat
34.Kushinagar Airport – KBKKushinagar, Uttar Pradesh

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has recently inaugurated the Kushinagar International Airport which means Uttar Pradesh has now 3 functional International Airports which would be five in near future.

Domestic Airports in India

Below given is the State-wise List of National Airports in India.

AirportState/UTCity LocatedRoleIATA Code
Veer Savarkar International AirportAndaman and Nicobar IslandsPort BlairCivil EnclaveIXZ
Kadapa AirportAndhra PradeshKadapaCommercialCDP
Vijayawada AirportVijayawadaCommercialVGA
Rajahmundry AirportRajahmundryCommercialRJA
Tirupati AirportTirupatiCommercialTIR
Pasighat AirportArunachal PradeshPasighatCivil EnclaveIXT
Gaya AirportBiharGayaCustoms, CommercialGAY
Ambikapur AirportChhattisgarhAmbikapurCommercial
Bilaspur AirportBilaspurFlying SchoolPAB
Swami Vivekananda AirportRaipurCommercialRPR
Diu AirportDaman and DiuDiuCommercialDIU
Indira Gandhi International AirportDelhiNew DelhiCommercialDEL
Dibrugarh AirportAssamDibrugarhCommercialDIB
Jorhat AirportJorhatCivil EnclaveJRH
Lilabari AirportNorth LakhimpurCommercialIXI
Tezpur AirportTezpurDefenceTEZ
Silchar AirportSilcharCivil EnclaveIXS
Vadodara AirportGujaratVadodaraCommercialBDQ
Bhuj AirportBHUJCivil EnclaveBHJ
Kandla AirportKandlaCommercialIXY
Jamnagar AirportJamnagarCivil EnclaveJGA
Porbandar AirportPorbandarCommercialPBD
Rajkot AirportRajkotCommercialRAJ
Bhavnagar AirportBhavnagarCommercialBHU
Karnal AirportHaryanaKarnalFlying School
Hisar AirportHisarCommercialHSS
Kangra AirportHimachal PradeshKangraCommercialDHM
Kullu-Manali AirportKulluCommercialKUU
Shimla AirportShimlaCommercialSLV
Jammu AirportJammu & KashmirJammuCivil EnclaveIXJ
Bokaro AirportJharkhandBokaroCommercialBKR
Sonari AirportJamshedpurCommercialIXW
Birsa Munda AirportRanchiCommercialIXR
Bellary AirportKarnatakaBellaryCommercialBEP
Jakkur AirfieldBengaluruFlying School
Belgaum AirportBelgaumCommercialIXG
Mysore AirportMysoreCommercialMYQ
Gulbarga AirportKalaburagiCommercial GBI
Hubli AirportHubliCommercialHBX
Kollam AirportKeralaKollamClosed
Agatti AirportLakshadweepAgattiCommercialAGX
Khajuraho AirportMadhya PradeshKhajurahoCommercialHJR
Satna AirportSatnaCommercialTNI
Jabalpur AirportJabalpurCommercialJLR
Raja Bhoj AirportBhopalCommercialBHO
Gwalior AirportGwaliorCommercialGWL
Devi Ahilyabai Holkar AirportIndoreCommercialIDR
Shirdi AirportMaharashtraShirdiCommercialSAG
Nashik AirportNashikCommercialISK
Yavatmal AirportYavatmalGeneral AviationYTL
Shri Guru Gobind Singh Ji AirportNandedCommercialNDC
Chhatrapati Rajaram Maharaj AirportKolhapurCommercialKLH
Juhu AerodromeMumbaiGeneral Aviation__
Aurangabad AirportAurangabadCommercialIXU
Solapur AirportSolapur General AviationSSL
Jalgaon AirportJalgaonCommercialJLG
Akola AirportAkolaGeneral AviationAKD
Shillong AirportMeghalayaShillongCommercialSHL
Lengpui AirportMizoramAizawlCommercialAJL
Dimapur AirportNagalandDimapurCommercialDMU
Veer Surendra Sai AirportOdishaJharsugudaCommercialJSA
Jeypore AirportJeypore PYB
Puducherry AirportPuducherryPondicherryCommercialPNY
Bathinda AirportPunjabBathindaCivil EnclaveBUP
Pathankot AirportPathankotCivil EnclaveIXP
Sahnewal AirportLudhianaCommercialLUH
Patiala AirportPatiala
Adampur AirportJalandharCivil EnclaveAIP
Nal AirportRajasthanBikanerCivil EnclaveBKB
Kota AirportKotaKTU
Kishangarh AirportAjmerCommercialKQH
Jodhpur AirportJodhpurCivil EnclaveJDH
Maharana Pratap AirportUdaipurCommercialUDR
Jaisalmer AirportJaisalmerCivil EnclaveJSA
Pakyong AirportSikkimGangtokCommercialPYG
Thoothukudi AirportTamil NaduThoothukudiCommercialTCR
Salem AirportSalemCommercialSXV
Nadirgul AirportTelanganaHyderabadFlying School
Begumpet AirportHyderabadFlying school
Maharaja Bir Bikram AirportTripuraAgartalaCommercialIXA
Kanpur AirportUttar PradeshKanpurCivil enclaveKNU
Hindon AirportGhaziabadCivil EnclaveHDX
Agra Air Force StationAgraCivil EnclaveAGR
Gorakhpur AirportGorakhpurCivil EnclaveGOP
Allahabad AirportAllahabadCivil EnclaveIXD
Jolly Grant AirportUttrakhandDehradunCommercialDED
Naini Saini AirportPithoragarhCommercialNNS
Pantnagar AirportPantnagarCommercialPGH
Balurghat AirportWest BengalBalurghatRGH
Kazi Nazrul Islam AirportAsansolCommercialRDP
Behala AirportBehalaHeliport
Cooch Behar AirportCooch BeharCOH
Panagarh AirportPanagarhAirbase

Classification of Airports:

  1. International Airports: These are declared as international airports and are available for scheduled international operations by Indian and foreign carriers.
  2. Custom Airports: These airports have custom and immigration facilities for limited international operations by national carriers and for foreign tourist and cargo charter flights. 
  3. Domestic Airports: All other airports are covered in this category.
  4. Civil Enclaves in Defence Airport: There are 26 civil enclaves in Defence Airfields.

FAQs

Which is the first and oldest airport in India?

Juhu Aerodrome In Mumbai, Founded In 1928, Is The First And Oldest Airport In India.

Which Indian state has the highest number of International Airports in India?

Kerala has 4 International Airports which makes it to the top of the list Highest Number Of International Airports In The Country.

How many International Airports are there in India?

At present, there are 35 international airports which are operational In India.