Your journey to the East Coast begins here…
Batticaloa Airport is geo-strategically located 2.4km Southeast to the city of Batticaloa awakening the eastern coast of Sri Lanka. Domestic passengers could experience splendid hospitality with a Sri Lankan smile and hassle free clearance through the airport terminal.
Batticaloa Airport is surrounded by spectacular lagoons, golden beaches and many other historical attractions. A relaxed drive down the coastal line, sunbathing, windsurfing or taking a long walk to unwind on the sun-kissed long beaches are all within reach to the discerning traveler. Batticaloa airport connects you to all domestic airports within the country.
The Batticaloa Airport, the new Gateway to Eastern Sri Lanka, was declared reopened for civil operations by the Hon. Nimal Siripala de Silva (M.P.) Minister Civil Aviation and Transport on 25th March 2018.
Batticaloa airport is connected to all domestic airports within the country and it is the fourth airport which will come under the purview of the Airport and Aviation Services of (Sri Lanka) limited.
The Batticaloa airport, which has a 1,066-meter-long and 46-meter wide runway, was installed with a new runway lighting system and a new passenger terminal building at a cost of Rs. 1,400 mn. In the future, both domestic passengers as well as foreigners will be able to use this airport to meet their travel requirements. It is expected that the airport will play a key role in promoting tourism in the Eastern province of Sri Lanka.
Your journey to the East Coast begins here.
Wednesday June 11, 1958
Connects you to the all domestic airports within the country
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