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Silchar Airport

Silchar Airport built by the British in 1944 is also a civil enclave and controlled by the Indian Air Force. Silchar airport is the fourth busiest airport in Northeast India after Guwahati, Agartala and Imphal. The airport in Silchar handles about 230,000 passengers and weekly approximately 30 flights depart from the Silchar Airport for cities like Guwahati, Imphal, Jorhat, Kolkata and Agartala. The airport also has night landing facility and instrument landing system.

Silchar airport

Silchar Airport

Silchar - 788109 (Assam)
Phone no: 91-3841-282293

Facilities at Silchar Airport

Baggage services: The Airport Authority of India ensures that the baggage handling service at the Silchar airport is comfortable and hastle free for the passengers. Trolleys, Escorts, and wheelchairs are also available for the convenience of the passengers.

Eating and shopping:
Passengers can find a lot of option for eating and shopping at the airport premises. The passengers can also find several shops selling local handicraft items. Also the restaurants at the airport premises offers variety of mouth watering dishes.

Duty free shopping: Duty free shopping facility is also available at the Silchar airport.

Connectivity with Silchar city

By road: Silchar Airport is located about 24 kilometers away from the main city and it takes only 45–50 minutes to reach the airport. Cabs are easily available at the city for the airport and also daily bus services operated by the Assam State Transport Corporation (ASTC) between the main city and airport are also available.

By rail: Silchar Railway Station is about 26 kilometres from Silchar airport by road. It takes only 50- 55 minutes to reach the railway station from silchar airport through Kumbhirgram Airport Road. Cabs and taxis are easily available outside the station for the airport and vice versa.

Flight Destinations from Silchar Airport

  • Silchar to Guwahati (IXS-CCU)
  • Silchar to Imphal (IXS-IMF)
  • Silchar to Agartala (IXS-IXA)
  • Silchar to Kolkata (IXS-CCU)
  • Silchar to New Delhi (IXS-DEL)
  • Silchar to Bangalore (IXS-BLR)
  • Silchar to Mumbai ((IXS-BOM)
  • Silchar to Bagdogra (IXS-IXB)

Taxi Services near Silchar Airport

TATA Indica (AC)
Silchar Airport to Silchar city city
Rates: Rs.1000 per way (Approx)

Silchar Airport to Silchar city
Rates: Rs.1500 per way (Approx)

TOYOTA Innova (AC)
Silchar Airport to Silchar city
Rates: Rs.1700 per way(Approx)

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