Kanpur Airport (KNU) or Chakeri Airport

Get your trip off to a flying start with 6E at Kanpur Airport. From check-in details to airport facilities and onward travel information, don't stress - we've got it covered.

Nestled on the banks of the Ganges, Kanpur is not just one of North India's major industrial centres but also holds historical, religious and commercial importance.

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 Kanpur destination guide.

  • Located 10 km away from the city centre.

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Kanpur Airport details – IATA, Pin Code and Address

Kanpur Airport is co-owned by Indian Air Force and it also shares a part of the airport with Indian Air Force. The airport is 10 km away from the main city center.

  • Address/ Location: Airforce Lane, Kanpur Cantonment, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh 208004
  • IATA code: KNU
  • Airport pin code: 208004
  • Distance from the city centre: 10 KM
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Kanpur Airport Terminal information

A single domestic terminal with two boarding gates is used to operate domestic flights to and from Kanpur. The overall capacity of the terminal is 50 each for arrivals as well as departures. Covering an area of over 390 sqm, the airport provides one check-in and one security counter.

IndiGo connects Kanpur to other destinations through non-stop flights.


Facilities at Kanpur Airport

Kanpur Airport is equipped with the following facilities for your hassle-free travel:

Free trolleys
Lost & found baggage counter
Medical assistance
Kanpur Airport is also wheelchair-friendly
Special free of cost arrangement for baggage handling of senior citizens

Things to do at Kanpur Airport

While you wait at Kanpur Airport, spend your time:

  • Treating your taste buds to offerings from various restaurants and coffee counters.

Hotels near Kanpur Airport

  • SPOT ON 81485 Hotel Atithi Galaxy
  • The Little Chef
  • Best Western Hotel Bliss
  • S B Castle
  • The Orient
  • Kanishka
  • The Landmark Towers
  • Mandakini Palace

IndiGo flights operating to/ from Kanpur Airport

1700+ Daily flights
75+ Domestic Destinations
25+ International Destinations
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