Agartala Airport (IXA) or Maharaja Bir Bikram Airport

Your journey to and from Agartala begins with IndiGo, at the Agartala Airport. From check-in and arrival details to airport facilities, we have everything to make your journey hassle-free. 

Maharaja Bir Bikram Airport is the second busiest and the third international airport in the North-East region. 

Situated on the banks of the river Haora, you'll find luxurious palaces, historical bungalows, and various temples that glorify the beauty of this ancient land. It is one of the very few places in India that reflects a diverse culture. Get all the information you need in our Agartala destination guide

  • The airport is 12 kilometres south-east of the city.
  • It also allows round the clock arrival and departure so that you can travel at your convenience.

How to reach Agartala Airport?

The Agartala Airport is 12 kilometres northwest of the city. You can reach the airport through various means of transport.

  • Cabs: It is one of the quickest and most efficient ways to head to the airport. You can book a general or prepaid taxi service.
  • Paddle rickshaws: Starting at low fares, you can board a ‘paddle rickshaw’ to reach the airport.
  • Buses: Government buses run within the city and are accessible for everyone.


Agartala Airport details - Pin code, IATA and address

The Agartala airport is 12 kilometres from the city and is accessible for all passengers reaching the airport.

Agartala Airport terminal information

The Agartala International Airport consists of a single terminal with two boarding gates spread over an area of 8,000 sq. metres with 14 check-in counters, one immigration counter, and four security-check booths that can handle up to 250 passengers during arrival and departure. IndiGo operates 17 direct flights daily between Agartala and Aizawl, Bengaluru, Delhi, Guwahati, Imphal, Kolkata, and Shillong, along with seamless connectivity to other cities in India.


Agartala Airport facilities

You can avail the following facilities from the airport:

Free trolleys.
ATM's and Cash Machines
Child Care Rooms.
Medical Facilities.
Free Wheelchair Facility.
City Bus Service.
Free Wheelchair Facility.
Car Rental Services and General Taxi Services.

Things to do at Agartala Airport

While you wait at the Agartala International Airport, spend your time:

  • Relishing your taste buds with offerings from available restaurants.
  • Snacking at the kiosk for cheaper hunger relief.

Hotels near Agartala Airport


Ginger hotel Khejur Bagan, Airport Road I Opposite Industrial Office, Agartala 799006, India


Hotel Welcome Palace Hari Ganga Basak Road, Post Office Chowmuhani, Agartala 799001, India


Hotel Sonar Tori Ronaldsay Road, Near Fire Brigade Chowmuhoni, Tripura West, Agartala 799001, India


Hotel City Centre Hari Ganga Basak Road, Madhyapara Lane, Agartala 799001, India

Hotels near Agartala Airport

Are you looking for some good hotels during your stay in Agartala? We’ve got some recommended ones for you.

  • Ginger hotel
  • Hotel Welcome Palace
  • Hotel Sonar tori
  • Hotel City Centre

Places to visit near Agartala Airport

There are a couple of interesting places to visit in Agartala Airport.

  • Neermahal Palace
  • Heritage Park
  • Tripura Government Museum
  • Kalibari Temple
  • Tripura State Tribal Museum
  • ISKCON Temple

IndiGo flights operating to/ from Agartala Airport

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