Agartala Airport or Singerbhil Airport or C.A. Agartala is located in the city of Agartala in the state of Tripura. It is a domestic airport. This airport is managed by Airports Authority of India and its airport code is IXA.
Agartala is the capital of North Eastern state of Tripura. Agartala is just 2 km from Bangladesh border. It is one of the most beautiful cities of India and a popular tourist destination. Agartala airport provides a convenient and faster means of travel to the state.
Location of Airport - Agartala Airport is located at a distance of 12 km from Agartala city in west Tripura. Its geographical coordinates are Longitude: 91° 15’ 0” E and Latitude: 23° 54’ 0” N. Runway length of this airport is 6152 ft. and elevation is 55 ft. Interstate bus and taxi services are easily available to reach the airport.
How to Reach Agartala Airport Choose from taxis, local transport buses and private cars on rent to reach the airport. Because of hilly terrain, you may take some time to arrive at the airport so plan ahead and try to reach the domestic terminal at least 2 hours before flight departure.
Terminals Agartala Airport has the single domestic terminal. Domestic airlines operating from this airport are Jet Airways, Indian Airlines, Air India Regional, Kingfisher, Paramount Airways and Indigo Airlines with regular flights to destinations like Guwahati, Kolkata, Silchar, Imphal, Delhi, and Chennai. International travelers can opt for either Guwahati Airport or Kolkata Airport. BSF, IAF, Army and other private helicopter operators also use this airport. Cargo services are provided by Indian Airlines and Alliance Air.
Facilities Available - Agartala Airport has all modern amenities and facilities for the convenience and comfort of passengers.
Travelers can avail following facilities at the airport: • TR Bookstall • Handloom Handicraft stalls • Tourist information offices • Snack Bar • Tea Coffee bar • Juice Counter • PCO (STD/ISD) • Drinking Water • Trolleys • Wheelchair • Medical • Assistance to physically challenged / Aged / Infirm • Rest room • Lost & Found baggage • Car Parking • City bus service • General taxi service • Pre-paid taxi service • Car rental service
Tea, coffee, and snacks are costly at the airport than otherwise. Tea and coffee may cost between Rs. 50-100 and snacks may cost between Rs. 80-150.