Chennai International Airport


Chennai International Airport formerly known as Madras International Airport is located 24 kilometers northeast of the city of Chennai. It takes around 24 minutes to get to the airport from the downtown.

Airport code

Time zone

Standard time zone: UTC/GMT +5:30 hours


Chennai International Airport

GST Road

Tamil Nadu 600027



Nodal officer: Station Manager, Chennai, Tel: +91 8778110089 (from Monday to Saturday, 10:00 hrs to 17:30 hrs IST), email:


+91 44 2256 0551

flydubai terminal

Terminal 2


To get to the city centre, you can arrange a private transfer or catch a taxi. Taxi stand is located outside the terminal of the airport.

Car parking

There is an open air car park available at the airport.

Disabled facilities

The terminal is accessible to disabled travelers – lifts and disabled toilets are available. Passengers requiring wheelchair assistance should contact their airline in advance of travel.

Airport facilities

  • Cafés
  • Duty free
  • Other shops
  • ATM
  • Currency exchange
  • Post office
  • First aid facilities (Apollo Hospital)
  • Business lounge

Visa information

Before you fly, please make certain you have the correct visa and documents required to enter the country. Check with the relevant embassy to find out what you need.

flydubai's handling agent

Bhadra International India Limited

Telephone for baggage enquiries: +91 44 2256 6041

Telephone for operations: +91 44 2256 6006

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