|Operator||Airports Authority of India|
|Serves||Khajuraho, Madhya Pradesh, India|
|Time zone||Indian Standard Time (+5:30)|
|Elevation AMSL||222 m / 728 ft|
Khajuraho Airport (IATA: HJR, ICAO: VEKO) is an airport in Khajuraho, Chhatarpur district, Madhya Pradesh, India. The terminal is 3 km south of Khajuraho Town, 4 km from Khajuraho Railway Station and 40 km from the district centre at Chhatarpur. The airport covers an area of 590 acres.
In August 2013, the central government announced that the Khajuraho Airport would receive a new terminal. Built at a cost of about ₹90 crore (US$13 million), the building was inaugurated on 23 January 2016 with officials from the state and union governments in attendance.
Airlines and destinations
|Air India||Delhi, Varanasi|
|Jet Airways||Delhi, Varanasi|
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