Lucknow Airport (Chaudhary Charan Singh International Airport)

The Lucknow International airport, which is known as Chaudhary Charan Singh International Airport, is located in Amausi in Lucknow. Earlier known an Amausi airport, the airport got its present name on 17th July, 2008. The airport was granted the international status by the Union Cabinet on 3rd October, 2012.


In terms of passenger traffic, it is the second busiest airport in North India, after Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International airport. Based on the statistics garnered from traffic data from April 2010 – March 2011, the Lucknow international airport recorded passenger movement of 2,976,000 and 14,222 aircraft movement.


The Lucknow International airport has two terminals. The international terminal was inaugurated by the civil aviation minister Ajit Singh. While terminal 1 (T1) is for international passengers, terminal 2 (T2) is the domestic terminal of the airport. There is 1 entry/exit gate and 2 x-ray baggage facility for each terminal. Shopping facility at departure 2 includes restaurant, herbal medicine shop, automatic book vending machines and massage parlour. Duty free shop, money exchange counter, car rental and pre paid taxi service booths too are available on both the terminals.

Some of the main domestic flight operators are Air India, GoAir, IndiGo, Jet Airways and SpiceJet. The list of cheap International flights operators that provide services to Lucknow International airport include Air India Express, flydubai, Oman Air and Saudia.

The Lucknow International airport offers numerous passenger services as well. Trolleys, wheel chair, medical facilities, child care room, assistance to physically challenged and aged people, smoking zone and lost and found baggage services are available for free. Travelers will have to pay Rs 1500 for 24 hrs in order to avail the rest room for transit pax services.

Lucknow is one of the most popular cities in Uttar Pradesh and is well connected to all parts of the country. Tourists can take book cheap airline tickets from Lucknow from Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai and Bangalore among other cities. The Kanpur airport, which is just 61 km from Lucknow, too has an international airport.

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 Getting to and fro from the airport

Trains hide 

The Lucknow railway station is around 10 km from the airport and travelers will have to take a cab, bus or auto rickshaw in order to travel to and from the airport. 

Buses hide 

Bus services run by UPSRTC (Uttar Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation) are operational from the Lucknow airport to the city. For exact timings, check with the airport authorities. 

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Both the domestic as well as international terminal at the Lucknow airport have dedicated prepaid taxi and cab on hire booth. 

 Who flies to Lucknow

 Airport Contact Details

Lucknow Airport

Uttar Pradesh,

Tel:+91 (0)522 435404

 Location Details

Longitude:80° 52' 49'' E
Latitude:26° 45' 37'' N

 Airport Location

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