Cochin International Airport, also known as Nedumbassery Airport and CIAL, is the largest and busiest airport in Kerala.
Located at Nedumbassery, near Kochi, Cochin Airport handled 3.9 million passengers in 2009-10. It currently handles around 799 aircraft per week with 10,800 passengers each day.
The airport pioneered the concept of private investment in the Indian airport sector by incorporating it as a public limited company. There are there terminals at Cochin Airport for cargo, domestic flights and international flights.
Premium class guests arriving on flights to Kochi from Abu Dhabi on Etihad Airways can make use of the Oberoi Lounge.