Aurangabad Airport or Chikkalthana Airport is a domestic airport in Aurangabad, Maharashtra and its airport code is IXU. Airports Authority of India handles all activities here. Aurangabad is famous worldwide for its Ajanta and Ellora Caves.
Location of Aurangabad Airport Aurangabad Airport is located at a distance of 10 km from city center of Aurangabad in the state of Maharashtra Its geographical coordinates are Longitude: 75° 25’ 0” E and Latitude: 19° 53’ 0” N. This airport is spread over 518.826 Acres at an elevation of 1906 ft. Other airports nearby are Indore Airport (173 NM).
How to Reach Aurangabad Airport Passengers can choose from autorickshaws, taxis, cars on rent, or city transport buses to reach the airport. However, buses can be very crowded at times and carry heavy baggage can also be troublesome. Travelers should reach the airport at least 2 hours before flight departure to go through security checking in time.
Terminals of Aurangabad Airport Aurangabad Airport has one domestic terminal. The airport recently got a new integrated terminal building. Domestic airlines operating from this airport are Jet Lite, Jet Airways, Kingfisher Airlines and Indian Airlines with regular flights to Delhi and Mumbai.
Facilities Available at Aurangabad Airport Indore Airport has many facilities for travelers like: • TR Stall • Tourist information offices • Snack Bar • Tea Coffee bar • Juice Counter • PCO (STD/ISD) • Drinking Water • Hotel-Pickups • Free Baggage Trolleys • Wheelchair • Medical Aid • Television • Assistance to physically challenged / Aged / Infirm • Restroom • Lost & Found baggage • City bus service • General taxi service • Car Coach Parking • Pre-paid taxi service • Car rental service
Food and beverages offered at the airport cost higher. You can buy 1 espresso for Rs. 60, 1 scoop ice cream for Rs.60, one Malabar meal for Rs. 100 and one rice plate for Rs. 100.