Trivandrum International Airport (IATA: TRV, ICAO: VOTV) is located in Thiruvananthapuram and is the first airport in the state of Kerala, India. It is the first international airport in a non-metro city in India. TIA is considered as an “all weather” airport in the country and is ISO 9001-2000 certified. It is the 8th busiest airport in the country in terms of international passenger traffic and 12th busiest in terms of overall passenger traffic.
The Trivandrum International terminal is located approximately 3.7 km (2.3 mi) due west from the city centre, 16 km (9.9 mi) from Kovalam beach, 13 km (8.1 mi) from Technopark Trivandrum and 21 km (13 mi) from the proposed Vizhinjam International Seaport. It mainly serves the people from Thiruvananthapuram and Kollam districts in Kerala.
Trivandrum International Airport currently operates two terminals. Terminal 1 handles all domestic flight operations and Terminal 2 handles international flight operations.
In addition to civil operations, Trivandrum Airport also caters to the Indian Air Force (IAF) and the Coast Guard for their strategic operations. IAF have an exclusive apron to handle all their operations. Trivandrum airport also caters for the Rajiv Gandhi Academy for Aviation Technology which carries out pilot training activities.
Airport DirectorAdministrative BlockAirports Authority of IndiaTrivandrum International AirportThiruvananthapuram-695008 (Kerala)
Telephone 91-471-2500283, 2702301Fax 91-471-2500 428E-Mail [email protected]