In this section you will find reviews of airport travelers, as well as our guide to Cochin Airport with information about Wi-Fi, cafes, amenities and services …. and yes, even the names of some airport hotels in case you decide that sleeping at the airport is not for you!
To help you plan your trip, here are quick tips that travelers told us during their stay at Cochin Airport.
Small, clean and comfortable international airport with two separate terminals for domestic and international flights. Shops and restaurants are very few.
Wi-Fi is available, but is said to be difficult to connect.
Long, slow lines at check-in, when three or more flights arrive at the same time.
No overnight stays are allowed at this airport.
For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport.
Economy class passengers can pay to enter the rest area of first class passengers.
For more information about the services and benefits available, scroll down to continue exploring our guide. Send us your airport tips to help keep this information up to date.
At the airport, two zones. Landside is a public, uncontrolled area of a terminal located in an unprotected security zone. Airside is a safe area of the terminal that you reach by going through security.
If you are an economy class traveler, you can enter the lounges at the airport either by purchasing a lounge pass or through the membership program. Visit the separate page for more details.
Earth Lounge (Domestic) — Location: Domestic Terminal, Airside. Opening hours: 5:30 AM — 9:30 PM (daily). Access to the waiting room: Payment at the door • Online booking (£ 18.00 — advance payment for at least 24 hours)
Earth Lounge (International) — Location: International Terminal, Airside, 2nd floor. There are showers. Opening hours: open 24 hours. Access to the waiting room: Payment at the door • Online booking • (£ 20.00 — — prepayment at least 24 hours in advance)
Free Wi-Fi is available at Cochin Airport for 30 minutes.
If sleeping at Cochin Airport is not for you, there are hotels near the airport
Eastend Airport Suites — The entrance is located between domestic arrivals and international departures, next to Anna 24 × 7 Cafe. There are 14 furnished rooms located within the airport. Special prices are available after several hours of use.
Courtyard Kochi Airport — Located across the street from the airport, 10 minutes walk or you can order a free transfer from the airport and the hotel, on request (call +91 484 6693333).
Abad Airport Hotel — located across the street from the airport, 10 minutes walk or you can order a free transfer from the airport and hotel
Flora Airport Hotel — located opposite the international terminal, a 10-minute walk or you can order a transfer from the airport and hotel
Lotus 8 A’Part Hotel — located across the street from the airport, 10 minutes walk or you order a free transfer from the airport and hotel (must be pre-booked). Rooms are booked for at least 5 hours.
To see more options, see the list of hotels near Cochin Airport on Tripadvisor, which can be sorted by price, distance, traveler rating and popularity.
Baggage carts — free
Business center — computers with Internet access, Internet telephony, photocopy, fax and much more. Location: Canopy. Opening hours: unknown
Car rental — Yes
In-room childcare — Yes
Currency Exchange — Available in domestic and international terminals and / station station in the controlled area.
Duty free Shopping — Duty Free Shops can be found at Canopy. A large variety of retail shops selling books, traditional souvenirs from Kerala and other items are located in the domestic and international terminals.
Food and Drinks — Catering facilities throughout the airport operate with different schedules.
Luggage storage and lockers — yes, available in the parking zone next to the international arrivals terminal. Prices vary depending on weight and storage time. A unit of luggage weighing up to 10 kg for 3 hours of storage will cost Rs 5, while a unit weighing more than 30 kg for 24 hours will cost Rs.150.
Luggage packing — for a fee
Medical services — a 24-hour medical center is located in the departure hall of the international terminal.
Pharmacy — Location: Canopy.
Post Office — Yes
Prayer room — Available in the departure hall of the international terminal. Opening hours: Unknown.
Showers — available at the Earth Lounge (international departures).
At the moment, we were unable to confirm the opening hours of the airport. We recommend that you read several reviews before you sleep at the airport during the night. If you know the airport hours, please send an email and we will update this guide.