Airport in Ludhiana

Ludhiana district is well connected to other major cities of Punjab by way of road, rail and air. Ludhiana is mostly famous in the world for its hosiery goods and attracts hordes of visitors from the entire state due to its vast local markets and high end shopping malls. Also, Ludhiana has a number of religious and historic places that attract the tourists.

Airways in Ludhiana
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Being one of the popular cities of the country, Ludhiana has regular flights to nearly all major cities of India. Almost all reputed airlines have their flights operational from Ludhiana. Those who want to reach Ludhiana from overseas can take flights to either Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi or Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee International Airport in Amritsar. Both these airports are at a distance of approximately 331kms and 141kms respectively from Ludhiana. The nearest domestic airport from Ludhiana is the Chandigarh Airport which is approximately 93.7 km away from Ludhiana.

Although the major airlines operating from the Ludhiana Airport is the Air India, there are many airlines that provide connecting flights from major cities like New Delhi, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Bangalore and a lot more.

Ludhiana Airport

Ludhiana Airport, officially known as the Sahnewal Airport, is situated close to a small town of Punjab-Sahnewal. The airport is located on the National Highway or the GT Road almost 5 km to the southeast of Ludhiana. It is located on a Longitude of 75' 51’ 0” East and a Latitude of 30' 54’ 0” North. The Airport Authority of India is responsible for the administration and maintenance of the Ludhiana Airport.

Situated at an elevation of 833.76 feet, Ludhiana Airport is spread in a vast area of 124.27 acres. The terminal is well capacitated to manage the arrival and departure of almost 20 flights. The dimension of the runway is 4800 X 100 feet.

The plan to expand Ludhiana Airport was forwarded in 2007 with a view to manage passenger flights. Previously, the airport was efficiently handling small - seater planes. In recent times, a plan has also been proposed to make Ludhiana Airport and international airport.

Ludhiana Airport offers impeccable services to all its passengers. They are provided with free of cost trolleys to carry their luggage. Wheel Chairs are also available for the disabled and elderly people. All these facilities are available round the clock for the passengers.

Ludhiana Airport also has many eateries where the passengers can visit while they wait for their flights. They can also have food and drinks at very reasonable prices.

Flights from Ludhiana

There are no alternative to flights if you want to cover a long distance in a short span of time. Ludhiana Airline services have improved fantastically over the years. However, still Air India is the only major operator from Ludhiana Airport. Also, there are few direct flights from Ludhiana to any city except New Delhi. All flights have either one or two stoppages between them.

Given below are the details of the flights from Ludhiana to the major cities of India:


Flights from Ludhiana
 

Flights from Ludhiana to New Delhi

Air India
Flight No: AI9804
Departure: 12.15
Arrival: 13.25

Air India
Flight No: AI9813
Departure: 17.00
Arrival: 18.20

Flights from Ludhiana to Pune


Air India

Flight No: AI-9804
Departure: 16.00
Arrival: 20.55

Air India
Flight No: AI853
Departure: 16.00
Arrival: 07.00

Air India
Flight No: AI9804
Departure: 16.00
Arrival: 22.20

Air India
Flight No: AI560
Departure: 16.00
Arrival: 08.50

JetKonnect
Flight No: 9W 2364
Departure: 17.55
Arrival: 22.45

Jet Air
Flight No: 9W 618
Departure: 06.35
Arrival: 10.45


Flights from Ludhiana to Mumbai


Air India

Flight No: AI9804
Departure: 12.15
Arrival: 17.30


Flights from Ludhiana to Goa


Air India

Flight No: AI9804
Departure: 12.15
Arrival: 21.20


Flights from Ludhiana to Bangalore


Air India

Flight No: AI9804
Departure: 16.00
Arrival: 22.50

Air India
Flight No: AI9804
Departure: 16.00
Arrival: 22.20


Flights from Ludhiana to Chandigarh


Air India

Flight No: AI9804
Departure: 12.35
Arrival: 10.45


Flights from Ludhiana to Agra


Air India

Flight No: AI9804
Departure: 14.00
Arrival: 15.30


Flights from Ludhiana to Amritsar


Air India

Flight No: AI9804
Departure: 12.15
Arrival: 10.00


Flights from Ludhiana to Kolkata


Air India

Flight No: AI
Departure: 12.15
Arrival: 19.10


Flights from Ludhiana to Jammu


Air India

Flight No: AI9804
Departure: 12.15
Arrival: 12.25


Flights from Ludhiana to Indore


Air India

Flight No: AI9804
Departure: 12.15
Arrival: 20.30

Although there are not many airlines operating from the Ludhiana Airport, there are many airlines that provide connecting flights from major cities like New Delhi, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Bangalore and many more.

Important Contact Details of Ludhiana Airways

Sahnewal Airport Address
Sahnewal
Ludhiana, Punjab
Phone: 088 72 33 2199

Airport Authority of India (Sahnewal Airport, Ludhiana)
Address: Airport Controller
Airport Authority of India
Ludhiana Airport
Ludhiana, Punjab
Phone: 0161 2844569, 284 5042
Email address: apc_vild@aai.aero

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