Dimapur Airport is a domestic airport in the state of Nagaland. This airport is managed by Airports Authority of India and its airport code is DMU. Dimapur Airport is the only airport in the state of Nagaland and provides a convenient and fast way of reaching the state.
Nagaland is one of the most beautiful states of North Eastern India. Dimapur is the largest city of Nagaland and is at a distance of 70 km from capital city Kohima. Because of its hilly landscape tourists love to visit this state. The railway network in the region is minimal due to extensive mountains and hills making it difficult to travel by train. Dimapur Airport is a relief for travelers and provides a more suitable means of travel.
Location of Dimapur Airport
Dimapur airport is located at a distance of 5 km from the city of Dimapur, Nagaland. Its geographical coordinates are Longitude: 93° 44’ 0” E and Latitude: 25° 54’ 0” N. Runway length of this airport is 5600 ft. and elevation is 485 ft. Airport covers an area of 160.83 Acres.
How to Reach Dimapur Airport
Taxis and local transport buses are the most comfortable means of reaching the airport. However buses are much cheaper than taxis. It is also better to reach the airport at least 2 hours before flight timings.
Terminals of Dimapur Airport
Dimapur Airport is a small airport. It has only one terminal with a peak hour capacity of accommodating 250 passengers, at both arrival and departure.
Domestic Airlines at Dimapur Airport
Domestic airlines like Air India Regional, Indian Airlines and Kingfisher Airlines have direct flights to destinations like Guwahati, Kolkata and Imphal. International travelers from Nagaland can opt for either <a href="/node/67095">Kolkata Airport</a> or <a href="/node/67073">Guwahati Airport</a>.
Facilities Available at Dimapur Airport
Dimapur Airport offers all basic facilities to its travelers for a comfortable and convenient journey. Airport has seating arrangement for passengers to sit and relax. Other facilities include drinking water, wash rooms, taxi service and customer help service.
For any inquiries Dimapur Airport authorities can be contacted at the following address:
Airports Authority of India (NAD)
Telephone: 91-3862-27157, 91-3862-25780
Fax: 91-3862-27367, 91-3862-243122