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Airports in Odisha, Bhubaneswar airport is one of the biggest airports of East India

The skies are no longer the limitation, and at the click of a mouse today, you can schedule yourself a seat in the middle of clouds tomorrow. Odi

The skies are no longer the limitation, and at the click of a mouse today, you can schedule yourself a seat in the middle of clouds tomorrow. Odisha, the cultural land of the east is not alien to this virtue and is well linked through air to the rest of its sibling cities and there are a variety of airports in Odisha. Presently, there are 17 airstrips and 16 helipads. The significant Airports in Odisha are:


Biju Patnaik International Airport, Bhubaneswar


Bhubaneswar airport code BBI

The only international airport in the state and one of the finest airports in Odisha it is called after famous pilot and liberty fighter Biju Patnaik. The internal walls of the terminal have actually been embellished with art and sculpture motivated by Odisha’s abundant culture. Due to these appealing advancements, it was evaluated as the finest airport in India for 2 years directly, and in the financial year 2016-17, Biju Patnaik International Airport was ranked the 17th busiest airport in India by Airports Authority of India (AAI).

Close-by destinations: An entrance to the capital city of temples, the airport has a number of traveler destinations available from it like Lingaraja Temple (1.5 km), Odisha State Museum (2.6 km), Ratnagiri Buddhist Excavations (4.6 km) to name a few.

Veer Surendra Sai Airport, Jharsuguda

Jharsuguda airport code JRG

Distance: 5 km north-east of Jharsuguda.

Found in western Odisha and spread out over a location of 909 acres, the Jharsuguda Airport’s airfield is of historic significance and is one of the most essential airports in Odisha. In 2013, an advancement task for a 2nd airport was approved to be collectively performed by the State Federal Government and Airports Authority of India (AAI). The airport, which will be established with a financial investment of 210 crores, will have a center to deal with at least 300 travelers per day.

Connection: Well-connected with the remainder of the city. Easy schedule of taxi services.
Connection: Taxis are not readily available. Jharsuguda Train Station lies at a range of 10 km.


Rourkela Airport. Rourkela


Currently under preparation for appropriate centers, this is a personal airport primarily utilized by dignitaries and other V.I.Ps. The AAI took over in 1961, and a brand-new airport was built.

Distance: 6 km west of Rourkela.

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