20 Largest and Busiest Airports in India

India, one of the populous countries in the World, and business hub and also has the largest labour force. There are more than 50 Airports which active in service for passenger and cargo transport. There are dozens of Airports handles International Aircraft movements. Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Bangalore, Chennai and Hyderabad Airports handle more passengers than any other airports in India. The ranking is shown below based on the data provided by the Airport Authority of India in 2012 and 2013, by total passenger traffic.

20. Devi Ahilyabai Holkar Airport

Devi Ahilyabai Holkar Airport

Location: Indore, Madhya Pradesh
Passenger Movements: 1,112,834
Aircraft Movements: 13,627
Runway Length: 2,750 m

19. Biju Patnaik Airport

Biju Patnaik Airport

Location: Bhubaneswar, Odisha
Passenger Movements: 1,253,263
Aircraft Movements: 12,512
Runway Length: 2,743

18. Coimbatore International Airport

Coimbatore International Airport
Photo by Sriram Hariharanvia Flickr

Location: Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu
Passenger Movements: 1,345,382
Aircraft Movements: 17,935
Runway Length: 2,990 m

17. Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar International Airport

Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar International Airport

Location: Nagpur, Maharashtra
Passenger Movements: 1,415,739
Aircraft Movements: 14,042
Runway Length: 3,169 m

16. Srinagar International Airport

Srinagar International Airport

Location: Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir
Passenger Movements: 1,632,098
Aircraft Movements: 14,828
Runway Length: 3,685 m

15. Sanganer International Airport

Location: Jaipur, Rajasthan
Passenger Movements: 1,828,304
Aircraft Movements: 19,852
Runway Length: 3,505 m

14. Amausi International Airport

Amausi International Airport

Location: Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh
Passenger Movements: 2,018,554
Aircraft Movements: 19,749
Runway Length: 2,800 m

13. Calicut International Airport

Calicut International Airport
Photo by Sharafudheen Machingalvia Flickr

Location: Karipur, Malappuram, Kerala
Passenger Movements: 2,209,716
Aircraft Movements: 16,854
Runway Length: 2,860 m

12. Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport

Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport
Photo by guwahaticityvia Flickr

Location: Borjhar, Guwahati, Assam
Passenger Movements: 2,244,684
Aircraft Movements: 34,789
Runway Length: 3,110 m

11. Trivandrum International Airport

Trivandrum International Airport
Photo by Дмитрий Крицукvia Flickr

Location: Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
Passenger Movements:2,814,799
Aircraft Movements: 26,001
Runway Length: 3,400 m