Trichy airport is one of the fastest growing international airports in India. The airport is the third largest in the state in passenger and cargo traffic after Chennai International Airport and Coimbatore International Airport. Air connectivity to Trichy is good, with an airport just 5 Kms from the city. The airport connectivity details are as shown in the Table below:
|Air India Express
||Chennai, Dubai-International, Singapore
Plans are being made currently to upgrade the Trichy airport. It is estimated that this can be done in the next three years. Runway extension program has been commissioned and a new air traffic control centre is being planned to cater to the growth in air traffic.