Airport Name: Vijayawada Airport
Address: Gannavaram, Andhra Pradesh 521102
IATA Code: VGA
Contact: +91 8676252729
About Vijayawada Airport: Situated at a distance of 18 km from the city of Vijayawada at Gannavaram in Andhra Pradesh, Vijayawada Airport is a mid-sized domestic airport of India serving the interiors of Andhra Pradesh and its nearby states. The airport has served as an army base during the 2nd World War. At that time only defense airlines used to take off their flights from here. The airport is spread over an area of 500 acres and is bounded with a farm land. Earlier, the airport was only having two operating flights of Kingfisher Airlines daily, but now it has 6 operating flights per day.
Vijayawada Airport is an average size domestic airport, which had only Kingfisher Airline operating two flights daily. At present, the airport has 6 flights everyday taking off for various destinations. These airline brands are Air Costa, Air India, and SpiceJet. Jet Airways was also giving its services 6 days a week by flying to Hyderabad but it has stopped its services now.
Vijayawada Airport offers all the baggage facilities to its visitors, including luggage trolleys, baggage conveyors and X-ray scanners. Special arrangement is there for persons with physical disability and senior citizens. There is also opportunity to have some last minute shopping. There is also availability of eating joints serving food, snack and drinks.