Vijaywada Airport is the domestic airport of Vijaywada, Andhra Pradesh. The Airports Authority of India handles all operations at this airport and its airport code is VGA. It caters to only domestic travelers. No international airlines operate from this airport. International travelers can opt for Hyderabad Airport to reach their international destinations.
Location of Vijaywada Airport
Vijaywada Airport is located at a distance of 18 km from the city of Vijaywada in the state of Andhra Pradesh. Its geographical coordinates are Longitude: 80° 48’ 0” E and Latitude: 16° 31’ 0” N. Runway length of this airport is 6000 ft. and elevation is 82 ft.
How to Reach Vijaywada Airport
Vijaywada Airport can easily be reached from the city by local city buses, taxis and autorickshaws. You can also rent cars from private operators to reach the airport.
Travelers should reach the airport at least 2 hours before flight departure to board the flight in time after going through all necessary security checking.
Terminal of Vijaywada Airport
Vijaywada Airport has single domestic terminal. The terminal has a peak hour passenger handling capacity of 50. Domestic airlines operating from this airport are Kingfisher Airlines with flights to destinations like Bangalore and Hyderabad.
Facilities Available at Vijaywada Airport
Vijaywada Airport is small as compared to Hyderabad International Airport. There are no VIP lounges, child care rooms or multi cuisine restaurants available here. This airport has only few basic facilities for the convenience of the travelers.
For any inquiries Vijaywada Airport Authorities can be contacted at the following address:
Airport-in-Charge Airports Authority of India (NAD) Vijaywada Airport, Vijaywada- 521102 Andhra Pradesh
Telephone: 91-8676-512314, 91-8676-512380 Fax: 91-8676-512380