Salem Airport (SXV) or Salem Airport

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In the heart of Tamil Nadu lies Salem, a city that quietly weaves its magic, patiently waiting to be discovered. Beyond the markets and ancient temples, Salem is filled with stories of culture, history, and warm hospitality. Yercaud Hill Station, cloaked in mist, lets you in on secrets of nature. The aroma of freshly brewed coffee stays with you long after you leave. Each temple here has a unique story attached to its name. You have no option but to be surprised. Come book flights to Salem and explore Salem.

  • 20 km from the city centre.
  • Salem Airport offers 24*7 baggage services.
  • You can enjoy shopping at the duty-free shops at this airport.

For the full lowdown on how to make every day amazing when you get there, you can find all the insider inspiration you need in our Salem destination guide.

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How to reach Salem Airport?

  • Bus: You can use the bus services in the city to reach Salem Airport. For travellers from different cities, economical bus services connect you to and from Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala and Puducherry.
  • Train: Salem Junction Railway Station serves as the city's primary and central railway hub. It is conveniently accessible from Salem Airport via various public transportation options.
  • Taxis: You can find taxis around the city and hail a ride to and from the airport without breaking a sweat. 

Salem Airport details - IATA, Pin Code and Address

Salem Airport has a single runway and a terminal designed for both domestic arrival and departure flights, with a capacity to accommodate up to 100 passengers. It stands on land donated by local industrialists. The airport's superb facilities make it an ideal location for flight training. It is not just where you land from your flights to Salem but also serves as the perfect training airport and a valuable base for aspiring pilots pursuing their dreams in the aviation industry. 

  • Address/ Location -  Airport Road, Kamalapuram, Tamil Nadu 636309
  • IATA code - SXV
  • Airport pin code - 636309
  • Distance from the city centre - 20 km
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Airport terminal information

Salem Airport is equipped with just one terminal that has all the essential amenities for travellers. Within this terminal, there are various shops catering to different travel needs. Salem Airport is committed to delivering a smooth travel experience to all its passengers sans any hold-ups.


Airport facilities

You'll find the following facilities at Salem Airport to enhance your travel experience and ensure a comfortable stay.

Check-in counters
Security services
Baggage claim area
Retail shops and stores
Waiting lounges
Parking facilities
Information desks
Food and beverage options

Things to Do at airport

Spend your time at Salem Airport doing the following activities.

  • Browse through stores for shopping and souvenirs.
  • Relax in the comfortable waiting area.
  • Enjoy a meal or snack at the available dining options.
  • Stay connected with Wi-Fi services and charge your devices.

When you book Salem flights, you sign up to experience the facilities to contribute to your holistic flight experience.

Hotels near airport 

If you plan on staying here for a few days or just want to rest while waiting for your connecting flight, several nearby hotel options offer convenience and comfort.

  • Grand Estancia: 349/3, Bangalore Bypass Road, Narasothipatty, Salem, Tamil Nadu 636004.
  • GRT Regency: Four Roads, GRT Jewellery Building, 14/1, Omalur Main Rd, Tamil Nadu 636009.
  • Radisson Salem: 157/3-A, Bangalore Highway, Mamangam, Salem, Tamil Nadu 636302.
  • Sivaraj Inn: 603, Junction Main Rd, opposite Salem, Near Sona college, Suramangalam, Salem, Tamil Nadu 636005.

Places to visit near Salem Airport

Discover these nearby attractions that promise a valuable and enjoyable time close to Salem Airport. Allow these places to create new experiences and make booking flights to Salem seem worth it.

  • Sri Anjaneya Temple: Located just a short drive and 9 km from Salem Airport, this temple is dedicated to Lord Hanuman and offers a peaceful place for reflection. Don't forget to ring the sacred bell and seek Lord Hanuman's blessings for a fulfilling journey ahead.
  • Kurumbapatti Zoological Park: This park, around 20 km from the airport, showcases a diverse range of animals, making it a perfect family excursion destination. With educational exhibits and interactive programs, Kurumbapatti Zoological Park offers a fun and informative experience for all ages.
  • Salem Steel Plant: Conveniently situated around 15 km from the airport, the plant provides guided tours for individuals keen on discovering the world of steel manufacturing. You can witness the intricate process of steel production, from raw materials to finished products, during these informative tours. 

Discover these attractions that are not too far away from Salem Airport, offering you delightful experiences upon your arrival.

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