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Calicut International Airport Code CCJ

Airport Codes

ZIP CODE 673647

Airport coordinates

LAT / LON 11°8'12"N / 75°57'19"E


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Station ID: VOCL
Observation Time: 04/05/2021 2:26 pm

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About Calicut International Airport Code

The IATA airport code for Calicut Airport is CCJ. This airport is also known as Karipur International Airport. It is located at a height of 104 meters above sea level. 

About Calicut Airport (CCJ)

Blooming like a flower in the heart of God’s own country Kerala, Calicut Airport (CCJ) is one of the busiest airports in India that offers services to prime international locations through its unique tabletop runway. 

Calicut Airport (CCJ) commenced its operations in 1988 and has ever since become very popular among the masses. Being one of the busiest airports in the country, this facility often resembles a hub of cultural confluence and economic development. It attracts tourists from all over the world annually, which is why it is equipped with some of the best amenities in the world. Lounges, hotels, restaurants, ATMs, souvenir shops, and many other attractions at the facility make it one of the top airports the country has ever built. 

Calicut Airport (CCJ) Runway

Calicut Airport (CCJ) features a single runway facility:

10/28 2,860m asphalt

This airport handles 25,355 aircraft movements annually along with 28, 179 tonnes of cargo. 

Nearest Airports to Calicut Airport (CCJ)

Cochin International Airport 177 km

Coimbatore International Airport 192 km

Mangalore International Airport 241 km

Major Airlines Operating from Calicut Airport (CCJ)

Air India 

Air India Express 

Alliance Air 


Runway Data

Name Length Width Surface Lighted
10-28 9,383 ft 150 ft Asphalt Yes

Frequently Asked Questions

  • When should I reach the airport to board a flight on time?
    You should reach 90 minutes in advance before the departure of your domestic flight and 3 hours before the departure of an international flight.
  • Yes. You can use the free Wi-Fi facility at the airport.
  • The airport features luxury lounges, duty-free shops, ATMs, onsite parking, multi-cuisine restaurants, and currency exchange counters among other facilities.
  • You must check with the Materials Management Department as all unclaimed properties found at the airport and its vicinity are deposited here.
  • Yes. You need to carry a copy of your boarding ticket along with a government-issued picture ID.
  • Yes. The airport has a 24*7 medical center helmed by well-trained doctors and paramedics. In the event of a medical emergency, ambulances are also provided.
  • Kindly get in touch with your respective airline.
  • Kindly refer to your respective airline’s guidelines should you wish to carry medicines on board. It is advised that you carry your doctor’s prescription as well.
  • For the safety of our passengers, we request them to not handle any unattended items. They are advised to inform about the same to the airport staff or security personnel.

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