The airport is spread across the suburban areas of Meenambakkam, Pallavaram and Tirusulam with passenger entry at Tirusulam and cargo entry at Meenambakkam.It is the 3rd busiest airport in India. Chennai has two passenger terminals, Kamaraj Terminal for domestic travelers and Anna Terminal for international travelers.A third terminal handles cargo. A new domestic terminal is on being built and it is next to the existing one while Anna Terminal is undergoing expansion.
How to Reach Chennai Airport from Central railway station
Just come out from the station, you will find the prepaid taxi counter.You can approach there.
It hardly takes 45min depending upon traffic.Distance from central railway station to airport is 18km.
Local train is the best choice to reach Chennai airport from chennai central, when you got less time.
Just come out of central station and cross the road using subway and walk to the park station.
It hardly takes 30min to reach thirusulam station from park station. You will find a subway from tirusulam which will let you in directly in the airport.
How to reach Chennai Airport to railway station
Airport you can find prepaid Taxi counter.It takes hardly takes 45min to 1hour.It may vary based on the traffic.
Local train is the alternate way to reach the central railway station.It takes less time to reach approximate 30min.
From airport just cross the road, you can find the subway which will take you to the tirusulam station.From here to park station take max 30min.Getdown at park station and take the subway,it will take you to Central Railway station.
How to reach Chennai Airport to Koyambedu(CMBT)
Airport you can find prepaid Taxi counter.Distance from Airport to koyambedu is 14km. It takes hardly takes 20min to 30min.
From main gate of airport in your right hands side at 50 meters you will find a bus stop.You can get lot of buses from there to Koyambedu.
FlightStats code: MAA
IATA code: MAA
ICAO code: VOMM
Location: Chennai IN
Time Zone: +5:30 hours from UTC/GMT