List of the busiest airports in India

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The busiest Indian airports (2015-16)

India's busiest airports is the list of top fifty busiest airports of over hundred commercially operational airports in the country. Data also includes statistics for total aircraft movements and total cargo movements. The tables below contain annual data published by the Airports Authority of India on the busiest airports in India by total passenger traffic, aircraft movements and cargo handled.

The lists are presented in chronological order starting from the latest ended fiscal year. The number of total passengers for an airport is measured in persons and includes any passenger that arrives at, departs from or is on a transit from that airport. The number of total aircraft movements is measured in airplane-times and includes all the takeoffs and landings of all kinds of aircraft in scheduled or charter conditions. The total cargo handled is expressed in metric tonnes and includes all the freight and mail that arrives at or departs from the airport.

April 2017 – March 2018[edit]

List of top 50 busiest airports of India by passenger traffic, aircraft movement and cargo handled for fiscal year 2017-18, i.e. April 2017 - March 2018.

Passenger traffic[edit]

Rank Name City State/UT IATA code Passengers
FY 2017-18
Passengers
FY 2016-17
% change Rank
change
1 Indira Gandhi International Airport Delhi Delhi DEL 65,691,662 57,703,096 113.8 0
2 Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport Mumbai Maharashtra BOM 48,496,430 45,154,345 17.4 0
3 Kempegowda International Airport Bengaluru Karnataka BLR 26,910,431 22,881,392 117.6 0
4 Chennai International Airport Chennai Tamil Nadu MAA 20,361,482 18,362,215 110.9 0
5 Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport Kolkata West Bengal CCU 19,892,524 15,819,539 125.7 0
6 Rajiv Gandhi International Airport Hyderabad Telangana HYD 18,156,789 15,102,672 120.2 0
7 Cochin International Airport Kochi Kerala COK 10,172,839 8,955,441 113.6 0
8 Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport Ahmedabad Gujarat AMD 9,174,425 7,405,282 123.9 0
9 Pune Airport Pune Maharashtra PNQ 8,164,840 6,768,852 120.6 11
10 Dabolim Airport Goa Goa GOI 7,607,249 6,856,362 111.0 -11
11 Jaipur International Airport Jaipur Rajasthan JAI 4,757,178 3,783,458 125.7 13
12 Chaudhary Charan Singh Airport Lucknow Uttar Pradesh LKO 4,752,921 3,968,950 119.8 -11
13 Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport Guwahati Assam GAU 4,668,053 3,789,656 123.2 0
14 Trivandrum International Airport Trivandrum Kerala TRV 4,393,469 3,881,509 113.2 -12
15 Biju Patnaik Airport Bhubaneswar Odisha BBI 3,250,635 2,332,433 139.4 12
16 Calicut International Airport Kozhikode Kerala CCJ 3,139,432 2,651,088 128.4 -11
17 Jaya Prakash Narayan Airport Patna Bihar PAT 3,111,273 2,112,150 147.3 11
18 Visakhapatnam Airport Visakhapatnam Andhra Pradesh VTZ 2,480,379 2,358,029 15.2 -12
19 Sheikh ul-Alam International Airport Srinagar Jammu and Kashmir SXR 2,440,467 2,101,762 116.1 11
20 Coimbatore International Airport Coimbatore Tamil Nadu CJB 2,403,935 2,104,904 114.2 -11
21 Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee International Airport Amritsar Punjab ATQ 2,319,955 1,566,407 148.1 15
22 Devi Ahilyabai Holkar Airport Indore Madhya Pradesh IDR 2,269,971 1,784,073 127.2 12
23 Mangalore Airport Mangalore Karnataka IXE 2,269,949 1,734,810 130.8 12
24 Bagdogra Airport Bagdogra West Bengal IXB 2,255,768 1,524,516 148.0 13
25 Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar International Airport Nagpur Maharashtra NAG 2,186,137 1,891,475 115.6 -13
26 Chandigarh Airport Chandigarh Chandigarh IXC 2,137,739 1,825,881 117.1 13
27 Lal Bahadur Shastri Airport Varanasi Uttar Pradesh VNS 2,087,581 1,916,454 18.9 16
28 Birsa Munda Airport Ranchi Jharkhand IXR 1,778,349 1,035,740 171.7 17
29 Swami Vivekananda Airport Raipur Chhattisgarh RPR 1,628,134 1,396,179 116.6 -11
30 Veer Savarkar International Airport Port Blair Andaman and Nicobar Islands IXZ 1,549,951 1,238,331 125.2 0
31 Tiruchirappalli International Airport Tiruchirappalli Tamil Nadu TRZ 1,513,273 1,359,447 111.3 -12
32 Jammu Airport Jammu Jammu and Kashmir IXJ 1,443,965 1,159,937 124.5 0
33 Madurai Airport Madurai Tamil Nadu IXM 1,442,807 978,919 147.4 13
34 Agartala Airport Agartala Tripura IXA 1,379,090 1,183,867 116.5 -13
35 Maharana Pratap Airport Udaipur Rajasthan UDR 1,147,067 1,089,899 15.2 -11
36 Jolly Grant Airport Dehradun Uttarakhand DED 1,124,937 882,564 127.5 12
37 Vadodara Airport Vadodara Gujarat BDQ 1,008,506 1,103,981 -18.6 -14
38 Imphal Airport Imphal Manipur IMF 987,506 886,338 111.4 -11
39 Vijayawada Airport Vijayawada Andhra Pradesh VGA 746,392 622,354 119.9 11
40 Raja Bhoj Airport Bhopal Madhya Pradesh BHO 722,243 676,015 16.8 -11
41 Leh Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport Leh Jammu and Kashmir IXL 692,010 563,800 122.7 0
42 Surat Airport Surat Gujarat STV 681,465 194,688 1250.0 18
43 Tirupati Airport Tirupati Andhra Pradesh TIR 584,732 486,029 120.3 -11
44 Jodhpur Airport Jodhpur Rajasthan JDH 469,239 350,583 133.8 0
45 Silchar Airport Silchar Assam IXS 366,955 212,228 172.9 14
46 Rajkot Airport Rajkot Gujarat RAJ 365,427 405,518 -19.9 -13
47 Aurangabad Airport Aurangabad Maharashtra IXU 344,180 326,971 15.3 -11
48 Dibrugarh Airport Dibrugarh Assam DIB 336,851 305,796 110.2 -12
49 Lengpui Airport Aizawl Mizoram AJL 295,379 235,613 125.4 -11
50 Rajahmundry Airport Rajahmundry Andhra Pradesh RJA 268,001 261,348 12.5 -13

Source: Airports Authority of India[1]

Aircraft movement[edit]

Rank Name City State/UT IATA code Aircraft movement
FY 2017-18
Aircraft movement
FY 2016-17
% change
1 Indira Gandhi International Airport Delhi Delhi DEL 441,299 397,799 110.9
2 Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport Mumbai Maharashtra BOM 320,689 305,465 15.0
3 Kempegowda International Airport Bangalore Karnataka BLR 196,560 177,271 110.9
4 Chennai International Airport Chennai Tamil Nadu MAA 155,123 147,767 15.0
5 Rajiv Gandhi International Airport Hyderabad Telangana HYD 149,581 130,713 114.4
6 Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport Kolkata West Bengal CCU 148,802 124,154 119.9
7 Cochin International Airport Kochi Kerala COK 68,772 61,688 111.5
8 Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport Ahmedabad Gujarat AMD 63,129 51,107 123.5
9 Pune International Airport Pune Maharashtra PNQ 56,021 46,932 119.7
10 Goa International Airport Goa Goa GOI 50,567 47,801 15.8
11 Jaipur International Airport Jaipur Rajasthan JAI 42,289 32,340 130.8
12 Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport Guwahati Assam GAU 41,172 37,873 18.7
13 Chaudhary Charan Singh International Airport Lucknow Uttar Pradesh LKO 36,413 29,356 124.0
14 Trivandrum International Airport Thiruvananthapuram Kerala TRV 33,738 29,117 115.9
15 Calicut International Airport Kozhikode Kerala CCJ 24,910 19,726 126.3
16 Biju Patnaik International Airport Bhubaneshwar Odisha BBI 23,155 17,078 135.6
17 Jay Prakash Narayan Airport Patna Bihar PAT 21,916 15,508 141.3
18 Coimbatore International Airport Coimbatore Tamil Nadu CJB 21,595 20,722 14.2
19 Mangalore Airport Mangalore Karnataka IXE 19,636 15,405 127.5
20 Visakhapatnam Airport Visakhapatnam Andhra Pradesh VTZ 19,595 19,550 10.2
21 Chandigarh Airport Chandigarh Chandigarh IXC 18,715 15,254 122.7
22 Devi Ahilyabai Holkar Airport Indore Madhya Pradesh IDR 18,692 14,396 129.8
23 Srinagar International Airport Srinagar Jammu and Kashmir SXR 17,918 15,543 115.3
24 Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee International Airport Amritsar Punjab ATQ 17,767 11,606 153.1
25 Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar International Airport Nagpur Maharashtra NAG 16,879 16,062 15.1
26 Bagdogra Airport Bagdogra West Bengal IXB 15,954 11,599 137.5
27 Lal Bahadur Shastri Airport Varanasi Uttar Pradesh VNS 15,658 15,035 14.1
28 Birsa Munda Airport Ranchi Jharkhand IXR 15,009 9,051 165.8
29 Jammu Airport Jammu Jammu and Kashmir IXJ 14,378 10,852 132.5
30 Veer Savarkar International Airport Port Blair Andaman and Nicobar Islands IXZ 14,190 12,524 113.3
31 Madurai Airport Madurai Tamil Nadu IXM 13,578 11,671 116.3%
32 Swami Vivekananda Airport Raipur Chhattisgarh RPR 12,802 11,280 113.5
33 Tiruchirappalli International Airport Tiruchirapalli Tamil Nadu TRZ 12,801 11,165 114.7
34 Jolly Grant Airport Dehradun Uttarakhand DED 12,281 9,485 129.5
35 Vijayawada Airport Vijayawada Andhra Pradesh VGA 11,998 10,333 116.1
36 Surat Airport Surat Gujarat STV 10,762 4,651 1131.4%
37 Agartala Airport Agartala Tripura IXA 10,074 8,899 113.8
38 Maharana Pratap Airport Udaipur Rajasthan UDR 9,842 9,084 18.3
39 Rajahmundry Airport Rajahmundry Andhra Pradesh RJA 8,570 7,846 19.2
40 Vadodara Airport Vadodara Gujarat BDQ 7,338 8,330 -111.9
41 Raja Bhoj Airport Bhopal Madhya Pradesh BHO 7,205 6,949 13.7
42 Tirupati Airport Tirupati Andhra Pradesh TIR 7,181 6,612 18.6
43 Imphal Airport Imphal Manipur IMF 6,737 6,598 12.1
44 Jodhpur Airport Jodhpur Rajasthan JDH 5,985 3,732 160.4
45 Leh Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport Leh Jammu and Kashmir IXL 5,982 4,904 122.0
46 Rajkot Airport Rajkot Gujarat RAJ 4,499 4,610 -12.4
47 Silchar Airport Silchar Assam IXS 4,382 3,205 136.7
48 Jabalpur Airport Jabalpur Madhya Pradesh JLR 3,945 3048 129.4
49 Aurangabad Airport Aurangabad Maharashtra IXU 3,758 3,799 -11.1
50 Lengpui Airport Aizawl Mizoram AJL 3,543 3,510 10.9

Source: Airports Authority of India[2]

Cargo[edit]

Rank Name City State/UT IATA code Cargo tonnes
FY 2017-18
Cargo tonnes
FY 2016-17
% change
1 Indira Gandhi International Airport Delhi Delhi DEL 963,032 857,419 112.3
2 Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport Mumbai Maharashtra BOM 906,321 782,289 115.9
3 Chennai International Airport Chennai Tamil Nadu MAA 417,787 359,217 116.3
4 Kempegowda International Airport Bangalore Karnataka BLR 348,403 319,344 19.1
5 Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport Kolkata West Bengal CCU 163,323 152415 17.2
6 Rajiv Gandhi International Airport Hyderabad Telangana HYD 134,141 121882 110.1
7 Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport Ahmedabad Gujarat AMD 91,633 76,602 119.6
8 Cochin International Airport Kochi Kerala COK 76,274 81,485 -16.4
9 Pune International Airport Pune Maharashtra PNQ 41,566 34,645 120.0
10 Trivandrum International Airport Thiruvananthapuram Kerala TRV 28,715 28,450 10.9
11 Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport Guwahati Assam GAU 22,345 17,286 129.3
12 Calicut International Airport Kozhikode Kerala CCJ 18,866 14,023 134.5
13 Jaipur International Airport Jaipur Rajasthan JAI 16,304 16,126 11.1
14 Devi Ahilyabai Holkar Airport Indore Madhya Pradesh IDR 10,851 7,668 141.5
15 Coimbatore International Airport Coimbatore Tamil Nadu CJB 10,461 10,139 13.2
16 Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar International Airport Nagpur Maharashtra NAG 7,854 7,145 19.9
17 Biju Patnaik International Airport Bhubaneswar Odisha BBI 7,843 8,239 -14.8
18 Srinagar Airport Srinagar Jammu and Kashmir SXR 7,226 4,882 148.0
19 Jay Prakash Narayan International Airport Patna Bihar PAT 6,879 6,591 14.4
20 Tiruchirappalli International Airport Tiruchirappalli Tamil Nadu TRZ 6,541 6,867 -14.7
21 Chaudhary Charan Singh International Airport Lucknow Uttar Pradesh LKO 6,329 4,843 130.7
22 Veer Savarkar International Airport Port Blair Andaman and Nicobar Islands IXZ 5,682 4,655 122.1
23 Chandigarh International Airport Chandigarh Chandigarh IXC 5,650 5,697 -10.8
24 Agartala Airport Agartala Tripura IXA 5,322 6,057 -112.1
25 Bagdogra Airport Bagdogra West Bengal IXB 4,986 4,312 115.6
26 Visakhapatnam Airport Visakhapatnam Andhra Pradesh VTZ 4,847 4,708 13.0
27 Birsa Munda Airport Ranchi Jharkhand IXR 4,743 4,841 -12.0
28 Goa International Airport Goa Goa GOI 4,372 4,103 16.6
29 Imphal Airport Imphal Manipur IMF 4,306 4,720 -18.8
30 Swami Vivekananda Airport Raipur Chhattisgarh RPR 4,093 4,561 -110.3
31 Mangalore International Airport Mangalore Karnataka IXE 2,527 1,242 1103.5
32 Madurai Airport Madurai Tamil Nadu IXM 2,485 1031 1141.0
33 Vadodara Airport Vadodara Gujarat BDQ 2,308 2,973 -122.4
34 Jammu Airport Jammu Jammu and Kashmir IXJ 1,813 2,242 -119.1
35 Aurangabad Airport Aurangabad Maharashtra IXU 1,729 1,436 120.4
36 Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee International Airport Amritsar Punjab ATQ 1,676 1,355 123.7
37 Leh Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport Leh Jammu and Kashmir IXL 1,622 1,665 -12.6
38 Lal Bahadur Shastri International Airport Varanasi Uttar Pradesh VNS 1,190 1,052 113.1
39 Raja Bhoj International Airport Bhopal Madhya Pradesh BHO 1,153 904 127.5
40 Lengpui Airport Aizawl Mizoram AJL 746 730 12.2
41 Dibrugarh Airport Dibrugarh Assam DIB 665 543 122.5
42 Dimapur Airport Dimapur Nagaland DMU 567 398 142.5
43 Silchar Airport Silchar Assam IXS 522 312 167.3
44 Juhu Aerodrome Mumbai Maharashtra N/A 382 372 12.7
45 Rajkot Airport Rajkot Gujarat RAJ 289 244 118.4
46 Jolly Grant Airport Dehradun Uttarakhand DED 219 268 -118.3
47 Jabalpur Airport Jabalpur Madhya Pradesh JLR 54 20 1170.0
48 Jorhat Airport Jorhat Assam JRH 50 66 -124.2
49 Bhuj Airport Bhuj Gujarat BHJ 29 30 -13.3
50 Tuticorin Airport Thoothukudi Tamil Nadu TCR 25 58 -156.9

Source: Airports Authority of India[3]

April 2016 – March 2017[edit]

List of top 50 busiest airports of India by passenger traffic, aircraft movement and cargo traffic for fiscal year 2016-17, i.e. April 2016 - March 2017.

Passenger traffic[edit]

Rank Name City State/UT IATA code Passengers
FY 2016-17
Passengers
FY 2015-16
% change Rank
change
1 Indira Gandhi International Airport Delhi Delhi DEL 57,703,096 48,424,165 119.2 0
2 Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport Mumbai Maharashtra BOM 45,154,345 41,670,351 18.4 0
3 Kempegowda International Airport Bengaluru Karnataka BLR 22,881,392 18,971,149 120.6 0
4 Chennai International Airport Chennai Tamil Nadu MAA 17,718,017 15,218,017 114.2 0
5 Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport Kolkata West Bengal CCU 15,819,539 12,761,007 124.0 0
6 Rajiv Gandhi International Airport Hyderabad Telangana HYD 15,102,672 12,388,159 121.9 0
7 Cochin International Airport Kochi Kerala COK 8,955,441 7,749,901 116.4 0
8 Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport Ahmedabad Gujarat AMD 7,405,282 6,480,111 114.3 0
9 Goa International Airport Goa Goa GOI 6,856,362 5,375,555 127.5 11
10 Pune International Airport Pune Maharashtra PNQ 6,787,391 5,417,167 125.3 -11
11 Chaudhary Charan Singh International Airport Lucknow Uttar Pradesh LKO 3,968,950 3,241,892 122.4 11
12 Trivandrum International Airport Trivandrum Kerala TRV 3,881,509 3,470,788 111.8 -11
13 Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport Guwahati Assam GAU 3,789,656 2,784,315 136.1 11
14 Jaipur International Airport Jaipur Rajasthan JAI 3,783,458 2,887,189 131.0 -11
15 Calicut International Airport Kozhikode Kerala CCJ 2,651,088 2,305,547 115.0 11
16 Visakhapatnam Airport Visakhapatnam Andhra Pradesh VTZ 2,358,029 1,804,634 130.7 12
17 Biju Patnaik International Airport Bhubaneswar Odisha BBI 2,332,433 1,894,732 123.1 0
18 Jay Prakash Narayan International Airport Patna Bihar PAT 2,112,150 1,584,013 133.3 14
19 Coimbatore International Airport Coimbatore Tamil Nadu CJB 2,104,904 1,691,553 124.4 11
20 Srinagar International Airport Srinagar Jammu and Kashmir SXR 2,101,762 2,310,829 -19.0 -15
21 Lal Bahadur Shastri International Airport Varanasi Uttar Pradesh VNS 1,916,454 1,383,962 138.5 14
22 Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar International Airport Nagpur Maharashtra NAG 1,891,475 1,595,241 118.6 0
23 Chandigarh International Airport Chandigarh Chandigarh IXC 1,825,881 1,534,058 119.0 15
24 Devi Ahilyabai Holkar International Airport Indore Madhya Pradesh IDR 1,784,073 1,692,892 15.4 15
25 Mangalore International Airport Mangalore Karnataka IXE 1,734,810 1,674,251 13.6 -14
26 Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee International Airport Amritsar Punjab ATQ 1,566,407 1,250,370 125.3 11
27 Bagdogra Airport Bagdogra West Bengal IXB 1,524,516 1,087,239 140.2 13
28 Swami Vivekananda Airport Raipur Chhattisgarh IXB 1,396,179 1,206,844 115.2 13
29 Tiruchirappalli International Airport Tiruchirappalli Tamil Nadu TRZ 1,359,447 1,297,212 14.8 -13
30 Veer Savarkar International Airport Port Blair Andaman and Nicobar Islands IXZ 1,238,331 871,318 142.1 13
31 Agartala Airport Agartala Tripura IXA 1,183,867 921,591 128.5 11
32 Jammu Airport Jammu Jammu and Kashmir IXJ 1,159,937 1,117,252 13.8 -13
33 Vadodara Airport Vadodara Gujarat BDQ 1,103,981 931,092 118.6 -12
34 Maharana Pratap Airport Udaipur Rajasthan UDR 1,089,899 711,187 153.3 13
35 Birsa Munda Airport Ranchi Jharkhand IXR 1,035,740 739,961 140.0 11
36 Madurai Airport Madurai Tamil Nadu IXM 978,919 842,300 116.2 -12
37 Imphal Airport Imphal Manipur IMF 886,338 766,877 115.6 -12
38 Jolly Grant Airport Dehradun Uttarakhand DED 882,564 471,542 187.2 11
39 Raja Bhoj International Airport Bhopal Madhya Pradesh BHO 676,015 662,615 12.0 -11
40 Vijayawada Airport Vijayawada Andhra Pradesh VGA 622,354 398,643 156.1 12
41 Leh Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport Leh Jammu and Kashmir IXL 563,800 408,541 138.0 0
42 Tirupati Airport Tirupati Andhra Pradesh TIR 486,029 371,060 131.0 11
43 Rajkot Airport Rajkot Gujarat RAJ 405,518 413,207 -11.9 -13
44 Jodhpur Airport Jodhpur Rajasthan JDH 350,583 301,859 116.1 11
45 Aurangabad Airport Aurangabad Maharashtra IXU 326,971 301,046 18.6 11
46 Dibrugarh Airport Dibrugarh Assam DIB 305,796 319,646 -14.3 -12
47 Rajahmundry Airport Rajahmundry Andhra Pradesh RJA 261,348 223,903 116.7 0
48 Lengpui Airport Aizawl Mizoram AJL 235,613 175,137 134.5 11
49 Silchar Airport Silchar Assam IXS 212,228 200,855 15.7 -11
50 Surat International Airport Surat Gujarat STV 194,564 94,824 -105.3

Source: Airports Authority of India[4]

Aircraft movement[edit]

Rank Name City State/UT IATA code Aircraft movement
FY 2016-17
Aircraft movement
FY 2015-16
% change
1 Indira Gandhi International Airport Delhi National Capital Region DEL 397,799 344,113 115.6
2 Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport Mumbai Maharashtra BOM 314,928 296,634 13.0
3 Kempegowda International Airport Bangalore Karnataka BLR 177,271 153,063 115.8
4 Chennai International Airport Chennai Tamilnadu MAA 176,767 146,122 118.1
5 Rajiv Gandhi International Airport Hyderabad Telangana HYD 130,713 105,772 123.6
6 Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport Kolkata West Bengal CCU 124,154 104,363 119.0
7 Cochin International Airport Kochi Kerala COK 61,688 56,180 19.8
8 Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport Ahmedabad Gujarat AMD 51,107 47,195 18.3
9 Goa International Airport Goa Goa GOI 47,801 39,030 122.5
10 Pune International Airport Pune Maharashtra PNQ 46,932 40,726 115.2
11 Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport Guwahati Assam GAU 37,873 29,425 128.7
12 Jaipur International Airport Jaipur Rajasthan JAI 32,340 24,032 134.6
13 Chaudhary Charan Singh International Airport Lucknow Uttar Pradesh LKO 29,356 27,317 17.5
14 Trivandrum International Airport Thiruvananthapuram Kerala TRV 29,117 26,001 112.0
15 Juhu Aerodrome Mumbai Maharashtra N/A 22,980 23,215 -11.0
16 Coimbatore International Airport Coimbatore Tamil Nadu CJB 20,722 17,935 115.5
17 Calicut International Airport Kozhikode Kerala CCJ 19,726 17,260 114.3
18 Visakhapatnam Airport Visakhapatnam Andhra Pradesh VTZ 19,550 16,739 116.8
19 Biju Patnaik International Airport Bhubaneshwar Odisha BBI 17,078 14,036 121.7
20 Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar International Airport Nagpur Maharashtra NAG 16,062 13,416 119.7
21 Srinagar International Airport Srinagar Jammu and Kashmir SXR 15,543 16,268 -14.5
22 Jay Prakash Narayan International Airport Patna Bihar PAT 15,508 13,947 111.2
23 Mangalore International Airport Mangalore Karnataka IXE 15,405 13,805 111.6
24 Chandigarh International Airport Chandigarh Chandigarh IXC 15254 13,130 116.2
25 Lal Bahadur Shastri International Airport Varanasi Uttar Pradesh VNS 15,035 11,664 128.9
26 Devi Ahilyabai Holkar Airport Indore Madhya Pradesh IDR 14,396 14,858 -13.1
27 Veer Savarkar International Airport Port Blair Andaman and Nicobar Islands IXZ 12,524 10,138 123.5
28 Madurai Airport Madurai Tamil Nadu IXM 11,671 9,589 121.7%
29 Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee International Airport Amritsar Punjab ATQ 11,606 9,695 119.7
30 Bagdogra Airport Bagdogra West Bengal IXB 11,599 8,839 131.2
31 Swami Vivekananda Airport Raipur Chhattisgarh RPR 11,280 10,185 110.8
32 Tiruchirappalli International Airport Tiruchirapalli Tamil Nadu TRZ 11,165 10,430 17.0
33 Jammu Airport Jammu Jammu and Kashmir IXJ 10,852 10,766 10.8
34 Vijayawada Airport Vijayawada Andhra Pradesh VGA 10,333 6,676 154.8
35 Jolly Grant Airport Dehradun Uttarakhand DED 9,485 4,962 191.2
36 Maharana Pratap Airport Udaipur Rajasthan UDR 9,084 7,462 121.7
37 Birsa Munda Airport Ranchi Jharkhand IXR 9,051 6,592 137.3
38 Agartala Airport Agartala Tripura IXA 8,899 7,158 124.3
39 Vadodara Airport Vadodara Gujarat BDQ 8,330 7,339 113.5
40 Rajahmundry Airport Rajahmundry Andhra Pradesh RJA 7,846 6,641 118.1
41 Raja Bhoj International Airport Bhopal Madhya Pradesh BHO 6,949 7,755 -110.4
42 Tirupati Airport Tirupati Andhra Pradesh TIR 6,612 5,264 125.6
43 Imphal Airport Imphal Manipur IMF 6,598 6,078 18.6
44 Leh Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport Leh Jammu and Kashmir IXL 4,904 3,434 142.8
45 Surat International Airport Surat Gujarat STV 12,246 4,198 1102%
46 Rajkot Airport Rajkot Gujarat RAJ 4,610 4,674 -11.4
47 Aurangabad Airport Aurangabad Maharashtra IXU 3,799 3,713 12.3
48 Jodhpur Airport Jodhpur Rajasthan JDH 3,732 2,976 125.4
49 Lengpui Airport Aizawl Mizoram AJL 3,510 2,839 123.6
50 Silchar Airport Silchar Assam IXS 3,205 3,586 -110.6

Source: Airports Authority of India[5]

Cargo[edit]

Rank Name City State/UT IATA code Cargo tonnes
FY 2016-17
Cargo tonnes
FY 2015-16
% change
1 Indira Gandhi International Airport Delhi Delhi DEL 857,419 787,169 18.9
2 Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport Mumbai Maharashtra BOM 782,289 705,249 110.9
3 Chennai International Airport Chennai Tamil Nadu MAA 359,217 315,625 113.8
4 Kempegowda International Airport Bangalore Karnataka BLR 319,344 291,950 19.4
5 Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport Kolkata West Bengal CCU 152,415 139,878 19.0
6 Rajiv Gandhi International Airport Hyderabad Telangana HYD 121,882 110,033 110.8
7 Cochin International Airport Kochi Kerala COK 81,485 79,233 12.8
8 Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport Ahmedabad Gujarat AMD 76,602 67,774 113.0
9 Pune International Airport Pune Maharashtra PNQ 35,312 31,766 111.2
10 Trivandrum International Airport Thiruvananthapuram Kerala TRV 28,450 35,570 -120.0
11 Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport Guwahati Assam GAU 17,286 15,628 110.6
12 Jaipur International Airport Jaipur Rajasthan JAI 16,126 9,370 172.1
13 Calicut International Airport Kozhikode Kerala CCJ 14,023 13,354 15.0
14 Coimbatore International Airport Coimbatore Tamil Nadu CJB 10,139 7,792 130.1
15 Biju Patnaik International Airport Bhubaneswar Odisha BBI 8,239 7,002 117.7
16 Devi Ahilyabai Holkar Airport Indore Madhya Pradesh IDR 7,668 6,992 19.7
17 Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar International Airport Nagpur Maharashtra NAG 7,145 6,391 111.8
18 Tiruchirappalli International Airport Tiruchirappalli Tamil Nadu TRZ 6,867 6,582 14.3
19 Jay Prakash Narayan International Airport Patna Bihar PAT 6,591 4,414 149.3
20 Agartala Airport Agartala Tripura IXA 6,057 5,456 111.0
21 Chandigarh International Airport Chandigarh Chandigarh IXC 5,697 4,559 125.0
22 Srinagar Airport Srinagar Jammu and Kashmir SXR 4,882 5,396 -19.5
23 Chaudhary Charan Singh International Airport Lucknow Uttar Pradesh LKO 4,843 4,957 -12.3
24 Birsa Munda Airport Ranchi Jharkhand IXR 4,841 4,183 115.7
25 Imphal Airport Imphal Manipur IMF 4,720 4,266 110.6
26 Visakhapatnam Airport Visakhapatnam Andhra Pradesh VTZ 4,708 2,960 159.1
27 Veer Savarkar International Airport Port Blair Andaman and Nicobar Islands IXZ 4,655 3,842 121.2
28 Swami Vivekananda Airport Raipur Chhattisgarh RPR 4,561 4,353 14.8
29 Bagdogra Airport Bagdogra West Bengal IXB 4,312 4,227 12.0
30 Goa International Airport Goa Goa GOI 4,103 4,880 -115.9
31 Vadodara Airport Vadodara Gujarat BDQ 2,973 2,144 138.7
32 Jammu Airport Jammu Jammu and Kashmir IXJ 2,242 1,681 133.4
33 Leh Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport Leh Jammu and Kashmir IXL 1,665 1,442 115.5
34 Aurangabad Airport Aurangabad Maharashtra IXU 1,436 1,406 12.1
35 Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee International Airport Amritsar Punjab ATQ 1,355 835 162.3
36 Mangalore International Airport Mangalore Karnataka IXE 1,242 936 132.7
37 Lal Bahadur Shastri International Airport Varanasi Uttar Pradesh VNS 1,052 961 19.5
38 Madurai Airport Madurai Tamil Nadu IXM 1031 931 110.7
39 Raja Bhoj International Airport Bhopal Madhya Pradesh BHO 904 1,153 -121.6
40 Lengpui Airport Aizawl Mizoram AJL 730 286 1155.2
41 Dibrugarh Airport Dibrugarh Assam DIB 543 389 139.6
42 Dimapur Airport Dimapur Nagaland DMU 398 203 196.1
43 Juhu Aerodrome Mumbai Maharashtra N/A 372 381 -12.4
44 Silchar Airport Silchar Assam IXS 312 443 -129.6
45 Jolly Grant Airport Dehradun Uttarakhand DED 268 94 1185.1
46 Rajkot Airport Rajkot Gujarat RAJ 244 170 143.5
47 Jorhat Airport Jorhat Assam JRH 66 16 1312.5
48 Tuticorin Airport Thoothukudi Tamil Nadu TCR 58 67 -113.4
49 Jamnagar Airport Jamnagar Gujarat JGA 48 80 -140.0
50 Bhuj Airport Bhuj Gujarat BHJ 30 23 130.4

Source: Airports Authority of India[6]

April 2015 – March 2016[edit]

List of top 50 busiest airports of India by passenger traffic, aircraft movement and cargo traffic for fiscal year 2015-16, i.e. April 2015 - March 2016.

Passenger traffic[edit]

Rank Name City State/UT IATA code Passengers
FY 2015-16
Passengers
FY 2014-15
% change Rank
change
1 Indira Gandhi International Airport Delhi Delhi DEL 48,424,165 40,895,555 118.1 0
2 Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport Mumbai Maharashtra BOM 41,670,351 37,694,824 113.7 0
3 Kempegowda International Airport Bengaluru Karnataka BLR 18,971,149 15,401,392 123.2 0
4 Chennai International Airport Chennai Tamil Nadu MAA 15,218,017 14,299,200 16.4 0
5 Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport Kolkata West Bengal CCU 12,421,244 10,916,669 113.8 0
6 Rajiv Gandhi International Airport Hyderabad Telangana HYD 12,388,159 10,404,299 119.1 0
7 Cochin International Airport Kochi Kerala COK 7,749,901 6,407,302 121.0 0
8 Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport Ahmedabad Gujarat AMD 6,480,111 5,050,433 128.3 0
9 Pune International Airport Pune Maharashtra PNQ 5,417,167 4,190,509 129.3 11
10 Goa International Airport Goa Goa GOI 5,375,555 4,513,201 119.1 -11
11 Thiruvananthapuram International Airport Thiruvananthapuram Kerala TRV 3,470,788 3,174,018 19.3 0
12 Chaudhary Charan Singh International Airport Lucknow Uttar Pradesh LKO 3,241,892 2,541,241 127.6 11
13 Jaipur International Airport Jaipur Rajasthan JAI 2,887,195 2,197,96 131.4 12
14 Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport Guwahati Assam GAU 2,784,315 2,233,601 124.7 0
15 Srinagar Airport Srinagar Jammu and Kashmir SXR 2,310,829 2,040,808 113.2 11
16 Kozhikode International Airport Kozhikode Kerala CCJ 2,305,547 2,583,744 -110.8 -14
17 Biju Patnaik International Airport Bhubaneswar Odisha BBI 1,894,732 1,493,359 126.9 0
18 Visakhapatnam Airport Visakhapatnam Andhra Pradesh VTZ 1,804,634 1,099,480 164.1 17
19 Devi Ahilyabai Holkar Airport Indore Madhya Pradesh IDR 1,692,892 1,353,300 125.1 11
20 Coimbatore International Airport Coimbatore Tamil Nadu CJB 1,691,553 1,429,198 118.4 -12
21 Mangalore International Airport Mangalore Karnataka IXE 1,674,251 1,307,083 128.1 0
22 Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar International Airport Nagpur Maharashtra NAG 1,595,241 1,401,147 113.9 -13
23 Lok Nayak Jayaprakash Airport Patna Bihar PAT 1,584,013 1,196,540 132.4 0
24 Chandigarh International Airport Chandigarh Chandigarh IXC 1,534,058 1,206,286 127.2 -12
25 Lal Bahadur Shastri International Airport Varanasi Uttar Pradesh VNS 1,383,982 1,020,118 135.7 13
26 Tiruchirappalli International Airport Tiruchirappalli Tamil Nadu TRZ 1,297,212 1,189,218 19.1 -12
27 Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee International Airport Amritsar Punjab ATQ 1,250,370 1,083,684 115.4 -11
28 Swami Vivekananda Airport Raipur Chhattisgarh RPR 1,206,844 925,504 130.4 12
29 Jammu Airport Jammu Jammu and Kashmir IXJ 1,117,252 952,641 117.3 0
30 Bagdogra Airport Bagdogra West Bengal IXB 1,087,239 1,061,384 11.2 -13
31 Vadodara Airport Vadodara Gujarat BDQ 931,092 712,441 130.7 12
32 Agartala Airport Agartala Tripura IXA 921,591 879,182 14.8 -11
33 Veer Savarkar International Airport Port Blair Andaman and Nicobar Islands IXZ 871,318 815,873 16.8 -11
34 Madurai Airport Madurai Tamil Nadu IXM 842,300 687,221 122.6 0
35 Imphal Airport Imphal Manipur IMF 766,877 612,188 125.3 11
36 Birsa Munda Airport Ranchi Jharkhand IXR 739,961 653,832 113.2 -11
37 Maharana Pratap Airport Udaipur Rajasthan UDR 711,187 457841 155.3 0
38 Raja Bhoj International Airport Bhopal Madhya Pradesh BHO 662,615 416,284 159.2 11
39 Jolly Grant Airport Dehradun Uttrakhand DED 471,542 378,646 124.5 12
40 Rajkot Airport Rajkot Gujarat RAJ 413,207 358,402 115.3 12
41 Leh Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport Leh Jammu and Kashmir IXL 408,541 403,211 11.3 -11
42 Vijayawada Airport Vijayawada Andhra Pradesh VGA 398,643 231,931 171.9 14
43 Tirupati Airport Tirupati Andhra Pradesh TIR 371,060 245,049 151.4 12
44 Dibrugarh Airport Dibrugarh Assam DIB 319,646 319,260 10.1 -11
45 Jodhpur Airport Jodhpur Rajasthan JDH 301,859 295,863 12.0 -11
46 Aurangabad Airport Aurangabad Maharashtra IXU 301,046 426,855 -129.5 -18
47 Rajahmundry Airport Rajahmundry Andhra Pradesh RJA 223,903 153,721 145.7 0
48 Silchar Airport Silchar Assam IXS 200,855 189,370 16.1 0
49 Lengpui Airport Aizawl Mizoram AJL 175,137 162,651 17.7 0
50 Jabalpur Airport Jabalpur Madhya Pradesh JLR 153,409 101,232 151.5 0

Source: Airports Authority of India[7]

Aircraft movement[edit]

Rank Name City State/UT IATA code Aircraft movement
FY 2015-16
Aircraft movement
FY 2014-15
% change
1 Indira Gandhi International Airport Delhi Delhi DEL 344,113 300,889 114.4
2 Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport Mumbai Maharashtra BOM 296,634 269,456 110.1
3 Kempegowda International Airport Bangalore Karnataka BLR 153,063 133,488 114.7
4 Chennai International Airport Chennai Tamil Nadu MAA 125,122 97,128 12.2
5 Rajiv Gandhi International Airport Hyderabad Telangana HYD 105,772 94,057 112.5
6 Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport Kolkata West Bengal CCU 102,485 97,128 15.5
7 Cochin International Airport Kochi Kerala COK 56,180 51,502 19.1
8 Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport Ahmedabad Gujarat AMD 47,195 38,979 121.6
9 Pune International Airport Pune Maharashtra PNQ 40,726 33,760 120.6
10 Goa International Airport Goa Goa GOI 39,030 33,422 116.8
11 Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport Guwahati Assam GAU 29,425 26,871 19.5
12 Chaudhary Charan Singh International Airport Lucknow Uttar Pradesh LKO 27,317 19,749 138.3
13 Thiruvananthapuram International Airport Thiruvananthapuram Kerala TRV 26,001 23,719 19.6
14 Jaipur International Airport Jaipur Rajasthan JAI 24,034 19,852 121.1
15 Juhu Aerodrome Mumbai Maharashtra N/A 23,215 22,251 14.3
16 Coimbatore International Airport Coimbatore Tamil Nadu CJB 17,935 17,691 11.4
17 Kozhikode International Airport Kozhikode Kerala CCJ 17,260 17,481 -11.3
18 Visakhapatnam Airport Visakhapatnam Andhra Pradesh VTZ 16,739 11,445 146.3
19 Srinagar Airport Srinagar Jammu and Kashmir SXR 16,268 14,828 19.7
20 Devi Ahilyabai Holkar Airport Indore Madhya Pradesh IDR 14,858 14,371 13.4
21 Biju Patnaik International Airport Bhubaneswar Odisha BBI 14,036 12,512 112.2
22 Lok Nayak Jayaprakash Airport Patna Bihar PAT 13,947 11,060 126.1
23 Mangalore International Airport Mangalore Karnataka IXE 13,805 11,501 120.0
24 Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar International Airport Nagpur Maharashtra NAG 13,416 14,042 -14.5
25 Chandigarh International Airport Chandigarh Chandigarh IXC 13,130 10,968 119.7
26 Lal Bahadur Shastri International Airport Varanasi Uttar Pradesh VNS 11,666 8,801 132.6
27 Jammu Airport Jammu Jammu and Kashmir IXJ 10,766 10,065 17.0
28 Tiruchirappalli International Airport Tiruchirappalli Tamil Nadu TRZ 10,430 9,694 17.6
29 Swami Vivekananda Airport Raipur Chhattisgarh RPR 10,185 8,425 120.9
30 Veer Savarkar International Airport Port Blair Andaman and Nicobar Islands IXZ 10,138 9,642 15.1
31 Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee International Airport Amritsar Punjab ATQ 9,695 9,330 13.9
32 Madurai Airport Madurai Tamil Nadu IXM 9,589 7,728 124.1
33 Bagdogra Airport Bagdogra West Bengal IXB 8,839 10,125 -112.7
34 Raja Bhoj International Airport Bhopal Madhya Pradesh BHO 7,755 5,375 144.3
35 Maharana Pratap Airport Udaipur Rajasthan UDR 7,462 5,647 132.1
36 Vadodara Airport Vadodara Gujarat BDQ 7,339 5,634 130.3
37 Agartala Airport Agartala Tripura IXA 7,158 7,612 -16.0
38 Vijayawada Airport Vijayawada Andhra Pradesh VGA 6,676 4,639 143.9
39 Rajahmundry Airport Rajahmundry Andhra Pradesh RJA 6,641 7,101 -16.5
40 Birsa Munda Airport Ranchi Jharkhand IXR 6,592 7,642 -113.7
41 Imphal Airport Imphal Manipur IMF 6,078 4,803 126.5
42 Tirupati Airport Tirupati Andhra Pradesh TIR 5,264 2,985 176.3
43 Jolly Grant Airport Dehradun Uttrakhand DED 4,962 4,840 12.5
44 Rajkot Airport Rajkot Gujarat RAJ 4,674 3344 139.8
45 Aurangabad Airport Aurangabad Maharashtra IXU 3,713 4,141 -110.3
46 Silchar Airport Silchar Assam IXS 3,586 3,110 115.3
47 Leh Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport Leh Jammu and Kashmir IXL 3,434 3,462 -10.8
48 Dibrugarh Airport Dibrugarh Assam DIB 3,213 3,992 -119.5
49 Jodhpur Airport Jodhpur Rajasthan JDH 2,976 3,058 -12.7
50 Lengpui Airport Aizawl Mizoram AJL 2,839 2,899 -12.1

Source: Airports Authority of India[8]

Cargo[edit]

Rank Name City State/UT IATA code Cargo tonnes
FY 2015-16
Cargo tonnes
FY 2014-15
% change
1 Indira Gandhi International Airport Delhi Delhi DEL 787,168 696,539 113.0
2 Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport Mumbai Maharashtra BOM 705,259 694,260 11.6
3 Chennai International Airport Chennai Tamil Nadu MAA 315,625 303,904 13.9
4 Kempegowda International Airport Bangalore Karnataka BLR 291,950 279,475 14.5
5 Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport Kolkata West Bengal CCU 139,679 136,699 12.2
6 Rajiv Gandhi International Airport Hyderabad Telangana HYD 110,033 98,899 111.3
7 Cochin International Airport Kochi Kerala COK 79,233 70,787 111.9
8 Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport Ahmedabad Gujarat AMD 67,774 59,313 114.3
9 Thiruvananthapuram International Airport Thiruvananthapuram Kerala TRV 35,570 29,904 118.9
10 Pune International Airport Pune Maharashtra PNQ 31,766 27,390 116
11 Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport Guwahati Assam GAU 15,628 10,460 149.4
12 Kozhikode International Airport Kozhikode Kerala CCJ 13,354 22,849 -141.6
13 Jaipur International Airport Jaipur Rajasthan JAI 9,370 3,359 1187.5
14 Coimbatore International Airport Coimbatore Tamil Nadu CJB 7,792 8,364 -16.8
15 Biju Patnaik International Airport Bhubaneswar Odisha BBI 7,002 5,950 117.7
16 Devi Ahilyabai Holkar Airport Indore Madhya Pradesh IDR 6,992 6,315 110.7
17 Tiruchirappalli International Airport Tiruchirappalli Tamil Nadu TRZ 6,582 4,926 133.6
18 Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar International Airport Nagpur Maharashtra NAG 6,391 6,031 16.0
19 Agartala Airport Agartala Tripura IXA 5,456 5,681 -14.0
20 Srinagar Airport Srinagar Jammu and Kashmir SXR 5,396 5,853 -17.8
21 Chaudhary Charan Singh International Airport Lucknow Uttar Pradesh LKO 4,957 4,860 12.0
22 Goa International Airport Goa Goa GOI 4,880 4,498 18.5
23 Chandigarh International Airport Chandigarh Chandigarh IXC 4,559 5,065 -110.0
24 Lok Nayak Jayaprakash Airport Patna Bihar PAT 4,414 5,198 -115.1
25 Swami Vivekananda Airport Raipur Chhattisgarh RPR 4,353 3,951 110.2
26 Imphal Airport Imphal Manipur IMF 4,266 4,467 -14.5
27 Bagdogra Airport Bagdogra West Bengal IXB 4,227 2,235 189.1
28 Birsa Munda Airport Ranchi Jharkhand IXR 4,085 3,496 116.8
29 Veer Savarkar International Airport Port Blair Andaman and Nicobar Islands IXZ 3,842 3,046 126.1
30 Visakhapatnam Airport Visakhapatnam Andhra Pradesh VTZ 2,960 1,244 1137.9
31 Vadodara Airport Vadodara Gujarat BDQ 2,244 2,063 13.9
32 Jammu Airport Jammu Jammu and Kashmir IXJ 1,681 1,685 -10.2
33 Leh Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport Leh Jammu and Kashmir IXL 1,442 1,339 17.7
34 Aurangabad Airport Aurangabad Maharashtra IXU 1,406 1,250 112.5
35 Raja Bhoj International Airport Bhopal Madhya Pradesh BHO 1,153 937 123.1
36 Lal Bahadur Shastri International Airport Varanasi Uttar Pradesh VNS 961 662 145.2
37 Mangalore International Airport Mangalore Karnataka IXE 936 684 136.8
38 Madurai Airport Madurai Tamil Nadu IXM 931 1,074 -113.3
39 Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee International Airport Amritsar Punjab ATQ 833 858 -12.7
40 Silchar Airport Silchar Assam IXS 443 415 16.7
41 Dibrugarh Airport Dibrugarh Assam DIB 389 336 115.8
42 Juhu Aerodrome Mumbai Maharashtra N/A 381 407 -16.4
43 Lengpui Airport Aizawl Mizoram AJL 286 266 17.5
44 Dimapur Airport Dimapur Nagaland DMU 203 174 116.7
45 Rajkot Airport Rajkot Gujarat RAJ 170 134 126.9
46 Jolly Grant Airport Dehradun Uttrakhand DED 94 43 1118.6
47 Jamnagar Airport Jamnagar Gujarat JGA 80 169 -152.7
48 Tuticorin Airport Thoothukudi Tamil Nadu TCR 67 52 128.8
49 Maharana Pratap Airport Udaipur Rajasthan UDR 54 35 154.3
50 Bhuj Airport Bhuj Gujarat BHJ 23 17 135.3

Source: Airports Authority of India[9]

2014–15[edit]

List of airports by passenger traffic with aircraft movements and cargo handled during FY 2014-15.[10][11][12]

Rank Name City State/UT IATA code Total
passengers

FY 2014-15

% change Rank
change
Aircraft movement

FY 2014-15

Cargo tonnes

FY 2014-15

1 Indira Gandhi International Airport Delhi Delhi DEL 40,895,555 111.1 0 300,889 696,539
2 Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport Mumbai Maharashtra BOM 37,694,824 113.7 0 280,713 705,260
3 Kempegowda International Airport Bangalore Karnataka BLR 15,401,392 119.7 11 133,488 279,475
4 Chennai International Airport Chennai Tamil Nadu MAA 14,299,200 110.9 -11 122,377 303,904
5 Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport Kolkata West Bengal CCU 10,916,699 18.18 0 97,128 136,699
6 Rajiv Gandhi International Airport Hyderabad Telangana HYD 10,404,353 120.2 0 94,057 98,899
7 Cochin International Airport Kochi Kerala COK 6,414,135 119.2 0 53,750 75,787
8 Sardar Patel International Airport Ahmedabad Gujarat AMD 5,050,433 110.7 0 38,797 59,313
9 Goa International Airport Dabolim Goa GOI 4,513,201 116.2 0 33,422 4,498
10 Pune International Airport Pune Maharashtra PNQ 4,190,509 116.5 0 33,760 27,390
11 Thiruvananthapuram International Airport Thiruvananthapuram Kerala TRV 3,174,018 18.2 0 23,719 29,897
12 Kozhikode International Airport Kozhikode Kerala CCJ 2,583,740 14.8 0 17,481 22,849
13 Chaudhary Charan Singh International Airport Lucknow Uttar Pradesh LKO 2,541,241 19.9 0 19,749 4,860
14 Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport Guwahati Assam GAU 2,233,601 11.6 0 26,871 10,460
15 Jaipur International Airport Jaipur Rajasthan JAI 2,197,959 110.0 0 19,852 3,259
16 Srinagar Airport Srinagar Jammu and Kashmir SXR 2,040,808 11.9 0 14,828 5,636
17 Biju Patnaik International Airport Bhubaneswar Odisha BBI 1,493,356 111.8 0 12,512 5,948
18 Coimbatore International Airport Coimbatore Tamil Nadu CJB 1,429,198 114.9 12 17,691 8,364
19 Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar International Airport Nagpur Maharashtra NAG 1,401,147 110.9 0 14,042 6,063
20 Devi Ahilyabai Holkar Airport Indore Madhya Pradesh IDR 1,353,300 121.5 11 14,371 6,315
21 Mangalore Airport Mangalore Karnataka IXE 1,307,083 11.8 -13 11,501 649
22 Chandigarh Airport Chandigarh Chandigarh IXC 1,206,292 115.0 -11 10,551 5,065
23 Lok Nayak Jayaprakash Airport Patna Bihar PAT 1,196,540 114.5 -11 10,304 5,198
24 Tiruchirappalli International Airport Tiruchirappalli Tamil Nadu TRZ 1,189,218 117.1 13 9,834 4,912
25 Visakhapatnam Airport Visakhapatnam Andhra Pradesh VTZ 1,099,480 18.6 11 10,900 2,812
26 Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee International Airport Amritsar Punjab ATQ 1,083,684 15.0 -11 9,796 859
27 Bagdogra Airport Bagdogra West Bengal IXB 1,035,887 143.6 16 10,395 2,235
28 Lal Bahadur Shastri International Airport Varanasi Uttar Pradesh VNS 1,019,973 123.4 12 8,901 2,063
29 Jammu Airport Jammu Jammu and Kashmir IXJ 952,641 112.7 -11 10,063 1,685
30 Swami Vivekananda Airport Raipur Chhattisgarh RPR 925,504 110.2 -11 8,628 3,951
31 Agartala Airport Agartala Tripura IXA 879,182 16.6 0 7,845 5,681
32 Veer Savarkar International Airport Port Blair Andaman and Nicobar Islands IXZ 815,873 17.8 0 9,350 3,046
33 Vadodara Airport Vadodara Gujarat BDQ 712,447 13.8 11 6,136 2,063
34 Madurai Airport Madurai Tamil Nadu IXM 687,221 12.5 11 8,162 1,074
35 Birsa Munda Airport Ranchi Jharkhand IXR 653,832 126.5 -19 7,612 3,496
36 Imphal Airport Imphal Manipur IMF 612,188 -12.6 11 4,991 4,467
37 Maharana Pratap Airport Udaipur Rajasthan UDR 457,942 15.2 11 5,603 35
38 Aurangabad Airport Aurangabad Maharashtra IXU 426,855 -14.7 -11 4,369 1,250
39 Raja Bhoj International Airport Bhopal Madhya Pradesh BHO 416284 -13.1 12 6,206 4,467
40 Leh Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport Leh Jammu and Kashmir IXL 403,243 122.2 11 3,376 1,339
41 Jolly Grant Airport Dehradun Uttrakhand DED 378,646 123.4 0 4,810 43
42 Rajkot Airport Rajkot Gujarat RAJ 351,343 114.7 0 3,050 134
43 Dibrugarh Airport Dibrugarh Assam DIB 319,260 128.9 12 3,492 336
44 Jodhpur Airport Jodhpur Rajasthan JDH 295,863 -12.6 -11 3,038 12
45 Tirupati Airport Tirupati Andhra Pradesh TIR 245,049 -19.9 -11 2,789 6
46 Vijayawada Airport Vijayawada Andhra Pradesh VGA 233,617 125.6 0 1,404 0
47 Gaya Airport Gaya Bihar GAY 127,366 124.6 0 1,504 0

2013–14[edit]

List of airports by passenger traffic with aircraft movements and cargo handled with during fiscal year 2013-14.[13][14][15]

Rank Name City State/UT IATA code Total
passengers

FY 2013-14

% change Rank
change
Aircraft movement

FY 2013-14

Cargo tonnes

FY 2013-14

1 Indira Gandhi International Airport Delhi Delhi DEL 36,876,986 17.30 0 290,772 605,699
2 Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport Mumbai Maharashtra BOM 32,221,395 16.70 0 260,666 648,742
3 Chennai International Airport Chennai Tamil Nadu MAA 12,896,055 10.9 0 121,817 292,080
4 Kempegowda International Airport Bangalore Karnataka BLR 12,868,830 17.3 0 117,728 242,391
5 Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport Kolkata West Bengal CCU 10,100,232 -10.7 0 92,871 129,782
6 Rajiv Gandhi International Airport Hyderabad Telangana HYD 8,653,784 14.3 0 87,741 86,670
7 Cochin International Airport Kochi Kerala COK 5,383,463 110.3 0 46,029 52,408
8 Sardar Patel International Airport Ahmedabad Gujarat AMD 4,564,225 19.6 0 42,229 51,637
9 Goa International Airport Dabolim Goa GOI 3,999,535 112.9 0 28,904 4,768
10 Pune International Airport Pune Maharashtra PNQ 3,596,684 19.2 0 30,534 21,145
11 Thiruvananthapuram International Airport Thiruvananthapuram Kerala TRV 2,934,434 13.4 0 23,782 29,077
12 Kozhikode International Airport Kozhikode Kerala CCJ 2,455,579 18.4 0 16,220 22,868
13 Chaudhary Charan Singh International Airport Lucknow Uttar Pradesh LKO 2,312,291 114.3 0 19,682 4,239
14 Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport Guwahati Assam GAU 2,196,545 15.8 0 27,098 7,907
15 Srinagar Airport Srinagar Jammu and Kashmir SXR 2,003,186 17.6 0 15,288 3,722
16 Jaipur International Airport Jaipur Rajasthan JAI 1,981,936 110.00 0 19,809 6,705
17 Biju Patnaik International Airport Bhubaneswar Odisha BBI 1,335,832 -13.9 0 11,752 4,022
18 Mangalore International Airport Mangalore Karnataka IXE 1,283,667 123.0 13 12,776 367
19 Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar International Airport Nagpur Maharashtra NAG 1,263,837 10.1 0 12,990 5,524
20 Coimbatore International Airport Coimbatore Tamil Nadu CJB 1,244,300 -14.10 12 13,349 7,072
21 Devi Ahilyabai Holkar Airport Indore Madhya Pradesh IDR 1,114,980 13.16 11 13,785 4,801
22 Chandigarh Airport Chandigarh Chandigarh IXC 1,050,397 119.20 13 9,690 3,315
23 Lok Nayak Jayaprakash Airport Patna Bihar PAT 1,044,127 14.1 0 9,902 4,849
24 Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee International Airport Amritsar Punjab ATQ 1,031,821 115.2 0 10,054 1,615
25 Tiruchirappalli International Airport Tiruchirappalli Tamil Nadu TRZ 1,015,825 116.8 11 9,836 4,751
26 Visakhapatnam Airport Visakhapatnam Andhra Pradesh VTZ 1,012,522 -12.4 14 11,008 1,823
27 Jammu Airport Jammu Jammu and Kashmir IXJ 845,555 -11.9 0 9,916 1,623
28 Raipur Airport Raipur Chhattisgarh RPR 839,534 13.6 0 9,279 3,355
29 Lal Bahadur Shastri International Airport Varanasi Uttar Pradesh VNS 826,282 12.0 0 8,040 404
30 Agartala Airport Agartala Tripura IXA 824,496 14.2 0 8,066 6,603
31 Veer Savarkar International Airport Port Blair Andaman and Nicobar Islands IXZ 757,009 17.6 0 8,443 2,687
32 Bagdogra Airport Bagdogra West Bengal IXB 721,365 18.2 12 8,332 1,795
33 Vadodara Airport Vadodara Gujarat BDQ 686,235 11.5 11 6,489 2,052
34 Madurai Airport Madurai Tamil Nadu IXM 670,516 120.1 11 7,860 1,205
35 Imphal Airport Imphal Manipur IMF 628,766 -16.5 12 5,344 4,101
36 Birsa Munda Airport Ranchi Jharkhand IXR 517,006 111.5 11 6,587 2,491
37 Aurangabad Airport Aurangabad Maharashtra IXU 447,917 12.0 11 4,096 843
38 Maharana Pratap Airport Udaipur Rajasthan UDR 435,197 120.7 11 5,636 0
39 Raja Bhoj Airport Bhopal Madhya Pradesh BHO 429,680 -112.7 13 7,446 867
40 Leh Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport Leh Jammu and Kashmir IXL 330,001 -15.1 0 3,002 1,080
41 Jolly Grant Airport Dehradun Uttrakhand DED 306,832 129.9 NA 4,078 0
42 Rajkot Airport Rajkot Gujarat RAJ 306,441 18.2 0 2,911 157
43 Jodhpur Airport Jodhpur Rajasthan JDH 303,678 116.5 0 2,988 19
44 Tirupati Airport Tirupati Andhra Pradesh TIR 272,095 -15.0 13 2,970 0
45 Dibrugarh Airport Dibrugarh Assam DIB 246,068 16.6 11 2,328 253
46 Gaya Airport Gaya Bihar GAY 102,212 -116.5 0 1,437 0

2012–13[edit]

Busiest airports in India by passenger traffic with aircraft movements and cargo handled in FY 2012-13[16][17][18]
Rank Name City State/UT IATA Total passengers
FY 2012-13
% change Aircraft movements
FY 2012-13
Cargo tonnes
FY 2012-13
1 Indira Gandhi International Airport Delhi National Capital Region DEL 34,368,411 -14.2 280,713 546,311
2 Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport Mumbai Maharashtra BOM 30,207,514 -11.8 244,499 635,163
3 Chennai International Airport Chennai Tamil Nadu MAA 12,776,760 -11.1 117,418 315,879
4 Kempegowda International Airport Bangalore Karnataka BLR 11,993,887 -15.5 104,642 226,548
5 Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport Kolkata West Bengal CCU 10,068,655 -12.3 93,605 123,491
6 Rajiv Gandhi International Airport Hyderabad Telangana HYD 8,300,469 -11.4 90,151 79,236
7 Cochin International Airport Kochi Kerala COK 4,880,773 13.5 40,150 46,906
8 Sardar Patel International Airport Ahmedabad Gujarat AMD 4,162,747 111.3 38,289 48,175
9 Goa International Airport Dabolim Goa GOI 3,542,747 10.6 26,804 4,952
10 Pune Airport Pune Maharashtra Pune 3,294,909 10.1 27,826 19,861
11 Thiruvananthapuram International Airport Thiruvananthapuram Kerala TRV 2,839,083 10.9 24,803 39,533
12 Kozhikode International Airport Kozhikode Kerala CCJ 2,273,703 12.9 16,733 27612
13 Chaudhary Charan Singh International Airport Lucknow Uttar Pradesh LKO 2,022,414 10.2 18,395 3,446
14 Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport Guwahati Assam GAU 2,076,938 -17.5 26,938 6,013
15 Srinagar Airport Srinagar Jammu and Kashmir SXR 1,861,691 114.1 14,109 3,027
16 Jaipur International Airport Jaipur Rajasthan JAI 1,802,469 -11.4 18,260 6,672
17 Biju Patnaik International Airport Bhubaneswar Odisha BBI 1,389,552 110.9 14,220 3,324
18 Coimbatore International Airport Coimbatore Tamil Nadu CJB 1,297,804 -13.5 12,852 6,679
19 Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar International Airport Nagpur Maharashtra NAG 1,262,921 -110.8 13,480 5,206
20 Devi Ahilyabai Holkar Airport Indore Madhya Pradesh IDR 1,083,663 -12.6 13,835 4,734
21 Mangalore Airport Mangalore Karnataka IXE 1,043,386 116.8 9,906 292
22 Visakhapatnam Airport Visakhapatnam Andhra Pradesh VTZ 1,037,608 18.3 15,129 1,644
23 Lok Nayak Jayaprakash Airport Patna Bihar PAT 1,003,169 -11.8 9,972 2,251
24 Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee International Airport Amritsar Punjab ATQ 895,425 10.4 9,167 1,512
25 Chandigarh Airport Chandigarh Chandigarh IXC 881,555 19.9 9,960 2,538
26 Tiruchirappalli International Airport Tiruchirappalli Tamil Nadu TRZ 870,030 -14.3 7,889 2,899
27 Jammu Airport Jammu Jammu and Kashmir IXJ 862,083 -13.0 10,572 1,488
28 Raipur Airport Raipur Chhattisgarh RPR 810,435 11.0 10,496 2,346
29 Lal Bahadur Shastri International Airport Varanasi Uttar Pradesh VNS 808,497 18.1 7,654 401
30 Agartala Airport Agartala Tripura IXA 791,105 -15.4 9,042 5,816
31 Veer Savarkar International Airport Port Blair Andaman and Nicobar Islands IXZ 703,483 115.1 8,668 2,206
32 Vadodara Airport Vadodara Gujarat BDQ 676,090 10.9 6,125 1,970
33 Imphal Airport Imphal Manipur IMF 672,872 -17.5 6,990 3,964
34 Bagdogra Airport Bagdogra West Bengal IXB 666,052 -19.4 7,376 1,238
35 Madurai Airport Madurai Tamil Nadu IXM 558,502 19.1 6,720 1,050
36 Raja Bhoj Airport Bhopal Madhya Pradesh BHO 492,347 116.5 7,668 965
37 Birsa Munda Airport Ranchi Jharkhand IXR 463,738 -15.6 5,302 1,732
38 Aurangabad Airport Aurangabad, Maharashtra Maharashtra IXU 439,275 18.7 4,429 725
39 Maharana Pratap Airport Udaipur Rajasthan UDR 360,320 -12.9 4,968 0
40 Leh Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport Leh Jammu and Kashmir IX 347,616 -16.9 3,071 1,136
41 Tirupati Airport Tirupati Andhra Pradesh TIR 286,548 119.1 3,652 16
42 Rajkot Airport Rajkot Gujarat RAJ 283,291 18.4 2,823 303
43 Jodhpur Airport Jodhpur Rajasthan JDH 260,649 121.3 3,117 18
44 Dibrugarh Airport Dibrugarh Assam DIB 230,761 -10.5 2,163 309
45 Silchar Airport Silchar Assam IXS 218,735 14.5 4,434 346
46 Gaya Airport Gaya Bihar GAY 121,091 123.2 1,524 0

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