Chennai Airport - Chennai International Airport (MAA)

Chennai Airport code is MAA. Chennai Airport name is Chennai International Airport. Chennai International Airport is an international airport serving the city of Chennai (Madras), Tamil Nadu, India and its metropolitan area. It is the fourth busiest airport in India in terms of total passenger traffic after airports at Delhi, Mumbai and Bengaluru. It is the 49th busiest airport in Asia for CY 2016. In the fiscal year 2016-17, the airport handled over 18.3 million passengers. Over 400 aircraft movements are handled by the airport per day. It was the first airport in India to have international and domestic terminals located adjacent to each other. The airport serves as a hub for Blue Dart Aviation, Jet Airways, SpiceJet and IndiGo. It also serves as a focus city for Air India and GoAir.

Chennai Airport contact number : 044-22560551, 044-22561122, 044-22560512

Chennai Airport Address : GST Rd, Meenambakkam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600027

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Chennai Airport Terminals

The Chennai Airport is bifurcated into the Kamaraj Terminal that handles domestic arrivals and departures and the Anna Terminal or the international terminal connecting the city to numerous important cities across the globe. Named after the most influential leaders and Chief Ministers of Tamil Nadu, the terminals today jointly witness over 15 million passengers a year and over 350 aircraft movements every day.

Terminal : Chennai Airport consists of 4 terminals:

  • Terminal T1 - Domestic Departures & Arrival
  • Terminal T2 - Old domestic terminal closed for operations
  • Terminal T3 - International Arrivals
  • Terminal T4 - International Departures

Chennai Airport to City connection

There are many ways to reach Chennai Airport from the city.

  • Railway Station Near Chennai Airport
    Chennai Central Railway Station (station code: MAS), The nearest rail junction is Thrisulam station and it is at 2 km distance away from Chennai International Airport. It is going to take 5 to 6 minutes only in covering the distance as the international airport of Chennai is just opposite of the railway station.

  • By Chennai Metro to Chennai Airport

    The Chennai metro is also now connected to the airport and the airport metro station is just outside the exit, after crossing the taxi parking. Currently this (blue) line is operational only till Little Mount, halfway to the city center.

  • By Taxi Chennai Airport

    Using the pre-paid taxi to get to the city, each terminal has several booths for several taxi companies when you exit the airport, outside before you meet the crowd. The fares are different for the domestic and international terminals though the terminals are next to each other.

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Shops Chennai Airport

There are many shops and restaurants available on Chennai Airport

Shopping Chennai Airport

Sweet shop, Garment shop for Men, Gift Shop, O2 Spa, Ava Merchandising, Flemingo, Johns, Bijoh blank, Lucknow Chikan Art, JK Fashion, Nirvana, Da Milano, Goa Handicraft, Sworovski, Pavers England, Goa Store and Off Beat.

Eat & Dine Shops Chennai Airport

  • Krispy Kreme

    Location – Departures @ Domestic Terminal

  • Copper Chimney

    Location – Departures @ Domestic

  • ID

    Location – Departures @ Domestic

  • Nalaas Aappakadai

    Location – Departures & Arrivals @ International Terminal

  • Flying Bytes

    Location – Departures @ International Terminal

  • CookieMan

    Location – Departure @ Domestic Terminal

  • Squeeze Bar (Fresh Juice)

    Location – Departure @ Domestic Terminal

  • Pizza Hut

    Location – Departure @ Domestic Terminal

  • Maggi

    Location – Departures | Arrivals @ Domestic & International Terminal

  • Chaatwala

    Location – Departure @ Domestic Terminal

  • KFC

    Location – Departure @ Domestic Terminal

  • Subway

    Location – Departures @ Domestic Terminal

  • Madras Coffee House

    Location – Arrival | Departure @ International & Domestic Terminal

  • Coffee & More

    Location – Departure @ Domestic Terminal

  • The Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf

    Location – Departures @ Domestic Terminal

  • Coffee Box

    Location – Arrival | Departure @ International & Domestic Terminal

  • Café Coffee Day

    Location – Arrival | Departure @ International & Domestic Terminal

  • Cafeccino

    Location – Arrival | Departure @ International & Domestic Terminal

  • Snack Point

  • Scoffees

  • Chicago Crust

    02 Snack bars at different locations

  • Port Lounge

    Multi cousine Restaurant

Arrival / Departure Chennai Airport