Coimbatore Airport

Coimbatore Airport which is situated in Peelamedu district of the city was earlier known as the Peelamedu or Coimbatore Civil Aerodrome and is at a distance of 11km from the center of the city. It is the 18th largest airport in India in terms of total passenger movement and 13th largest airport in terms of cargo handling. 

Coimbatore International Airport is the primary airport serving the Coimbatore metropolis in south India. At present, the airport is operating both domestic as well as international flights.

Coimbatore Airport


There is also a proposed plan for extension of the airport which includes expansion of runaway to 12,500ft which is 3,800 m which will help to have room for larger aircraft such as Boeing 747 and Airbus A380 and construction of a parallel taxiway to the runaway as to reduce the runway occupancy time and turnaround time of aircraft. 

There will be more parking bays to raise the total number of bays to eight for more convenience for travelers. There are various cab services, call taxis and auto rickshaws which provide 24 hours commuting services to the airport.

Coimbatore Airport Terminals

Terminal 1: The airport has a single passenger terminal for both national and international operations. There are a number of airlines like Jet Airways, IndiGo, Air India, JetLite and SpiceJet which connect the city with all the main cities of the country such as Bangalore, Delhi, Chennai, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Kolkata etc. Airlines like Air Arabia and Silkair connect the airport with Sharjah and Singapore respectively.

Terminal 2: It is primarily a cargo terminal where airlines like Kingfisher Xpress, Blue Dart Aviation, Air India Cargo and Yanda Airlines propose their services.

Facilities at Coimbatore Airport

There is baggage service at the Coimbatore airport which includes the baggage carousels which is used for security purpose and for customer services as well. Lost and found counters is also available at the terminal.  Free trolley services is also complimentary to the people.

Coimbatore airport has many shops of books, jewellery and food stalls.  Airport has now opened some duty free shops fro where the travelers can purchase perfumes, wine and other things before they pass through custom.

Coimbatore Airport Authority

Security observation and all major services are under the Coimbatore Airport Authority and are monitored everyday which make the maintenance of the airport easy. To offer world class services and amenities to the travelers, the authority provides resolution to all sorts of necessities at the airport.

Airlines to Coimbatore

  • Jet Konnect
  • IndiGo Airlines
  • Kingfisher Red Airlines
  • Paramount Airways
  • SpiceJet Airlines
  • MDLR Airlines
  • Indian Airlines
Coimbatore Airport Address
Airport Name: Civil Aerodrome, Coimbatore
IATA Code: CJB
Address: Civil Aerodrome
Coimbatore-641014 (Tamil Nadu)
Country: India

Connectivity from Coimbatore Airport

Bus Stand: This airport is located on Avinashi Road about 10km around 6.2 m from the Central Bus station. There are always frequent bus services which are available from Gandhipuram central bus station and also from other auxiliary bus stations at Singanallur and Ukkadam and takes about 25 minutes to reach the airport.
 
Railway Station: Coimbatore Railway Station is about 18 km from Coimbatore airport and takes about 40 minutes to reach the airport. One can easily hire taxis from the station to reach the airport.

Auto services at the airport: There are many auto, taxi as well as cab facilities at the Coimbatore. There are many licensed taxi which focus on customer needs and safety. They are fastest dispatch response system among all taxi operators in Coimbatore. These taxis are serving both international and domestic airport 24x7 with comfortable, reliable services at affordable costs.

The Kovai Airport Taxi Service caters to the needs of the passengers flying to and from the Coimbatore Airport to various destinations within India and around the world. They have well equipped neat and good cars which are readily available all the time. The bill proof of payment provided within the airport ensures tamper proof billing and ensures safety and security of passengers. They also have a facility to offer pick-ups from other destinations to the Coimbatore Airport. At the counter available in the arrival hall of the Coimbatore airport these rental services can be availed by booking on the spot. Alternatively passengers may dial the following and make a prior booking for their cabs on their arrival.

Hotels near Coimbatore Airport

Lemon Tree Hotel, Coimbatore-4-star hotel
3 & 174/4, Ranglu Naidu Farms 173, 1st Main Road, Kalapatti, Tamil Nadu 641048

Fairfield by Marriott Coimbatore-4-star hotel
469, 2B, Airport Rd, TNHB Colony, Civil Aerodrome Post, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu 641014•0422 664 4300

Jenneys Residency-4-star hotel
2/2, Avinashi Rd, Opp CIT, Peelamedu, Civil Aerodrome Post, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu 641014•0422 433 5777

Zone Connect Hotel, Coimbatore
39, Kalapatti Main Rd, Indira Nagar, Civil Aerodrome Post, Nehru Nagar West, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu 641014•0422 456 5758

Treebo Trend Hi Line Apartments - Hotel in Coimbatore-3-star hotel
D.No:28, ThiruMurugan Nagar, Kalapatti, Post, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu 641048•093228 00100

Sunnydale
GKD Nagar, Nehru Nagar West, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu 641014•090038 88788

Hotel Park Avenue Suites
445, Kamarajar Rd, Peelamedu, Valluvar Nagar, Hope College, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu 641004•097877 11411

KACH INN
First Street, Avinashi Rd, SITRA, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu 641014•099449 29959

Sikara Seyon Plaza-1-star hotel
10/1, Masakalipalayam Rd, Masakalipalayam, 1st Street, Sakthi Nagar, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu 641028•095007 33344

ComfortNest Wings
22FG+R3W, 11the street, Peelamedu, Dr.Jaganathan Nagar, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu 641014•094444 55870

Windstone Residency
No 1A, PPS Colony (Anna Nagar), Peelamedu Behind Fun Republic Mall, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu 641004•0422 350 0177

Siva Residency - Full Furnished Flats & Apartment-2-star hotel
Kavetti Naidu Layout, 19A, Udayampalayam Main Rd, Peelamedu, Karunanithi Nagar, Sowripalayam, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu 641028•090428 12340

OYO 6686 Hotel Chenthur Park
plot no.10, 1, 9th St, TNHB Colony, Indira Nagar, Civil Aerodrome Post, Siitra, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu 641014•0124 620 1165

Hotel New Cresant Park
22PV+H8F, Madhudhusudhan Layout Link Rd, TNHB Colony, Madhusudhan Layout, Civil Aerodrome Post, Tamil Nadu 641014Thulasi

Rams Service Apartment
CKH Thulasi, 451-B, Kamarajar Rd, Near Hope College, Valluvar Nagar, Hope College, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu 641004•096771 11321

Flagship 79539 Lemonade Suites
45 A, D R K Nagar,3rd Street, Singanallur, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu 641005•0124 620 1165

JR Service Apartment Hotel
190, GRG Nagar, Codissia Trade Fair Complex Rd, Civil Aerodrome Post, Sitra, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu 641014•088709 66671

Ivory Edge Apartments
33C, 33D, Jeeva St, BR Puram, Hope College, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu 641004

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