Airport Name:Lok Nayak Jayaprakash Airport
Address:Khajpura, Shaheed Pir Ali Khan Marg, Patna, Bihar 800014
IATA Code: PAT
Contact:+91 612 222 0683
Latitude: 17.728151 Longitude: 83.22675
About Patna Airport: Also called as Jaiprakash Narayan Airport, Lok Nayak Jayaprakash Airport is situated 5 km southwest of Patna. The airport comes under the direct authority of Airport Authority of India which is the only agency/body responsible for its operations. As per the figures given by Airports Authority of India, Patna Airport is the 21st busiest airport of India. The domestic traffic in the city airport is increasing fast due to growing number of air travelers. It is categorized into a restricted international airport by AAI. It has three terminals. Terminal 1 is for domestic operations and has direct flights from major cities of India. Terminal 2 is for international flights but not operational right now. There is a cargo terminal used for private jets.
Patna Airport is served by a number of domestic airlines that make it well-connected with rest of India. The major domestic airlines operating from Patna Airport are Air India, GoAir, IndiGo, Jet Airways and JetKonnect. Spirit Air is a charter airline from here. Blue Dart Aviation provides the cargo services to Patna Airport.
Patna Airport ensures a convenient journey to the passengers by offering them a number of facilities. The airport provides luggage trolleys to carry the baggage conveniently. There is a lost & found counter where you can complain about your missed luggage. There are shops selling basic amenities. The airport also has various eateries serving variety of delicious food.