Coimbatore International Airport (CJB)

Airport Information:
Coimbatore International Airport (IATA: CJB, ICAO: VOCB) is located at 13 km from Coimbatore city, at Peelamedu. It serves as a hub for international and domestic flights.

About Coimbatore:
Coimbatore, also known as Kovai, is the capital city of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu, having a total population of 1,601,438 inhabitants. The city is commonly compared to the city of Manchester in the UK due to its industrial activity, given the cotton and textile production in Coimbatore. It is also an important supplier of motors and pumps as it provides nearly half of India’s requirements. 

As a South India city, hosts many temples such as Dhyanalinga Temple, Marudamalai Temple, Perur Pateeswarar Temple, Eachanari Vinayagar Temple and Vellingri Hill Temple. Other touristic attractions can be Kovai Kuttralam waterfall.


Coimbatore International Airport is served by six domestic and two international airlines.


Coimbatore International Airport handled 2,104,904 passengers in 2016.


It is the 19th busiest airport in India.


Was the first airport in India to use solar power energy to run the utility grid system.
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Present and Future
There is a future proposal to expand the airport facilities, including an extension of the runway to host larger aircraft, an additional taxiway to the runway, a couple of parking bays and two new aerobridges.

Contact Information

For further information about the airport, please call +91 422 257 44002 / +91 422 257 3569
Customs: +91 422 222 3130
Immigration: +91 422 252 6066

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Address: Avinashi Road, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu 641014, India
Telephone: +91 422 257 44002 / +91 422 257 3569

Airport operator (Airports Authority of India): +91 422 259 2155