• Covid-19

For passengers' convenience both RT-PCR and Rapid RT PCR facilities are available at our airport.

RT-PCR testing facility is available for the arrival passengers near the Concourse area. For the departing passengers, Rapid RT PCR testing facilities are available in the departure area.

To enable Pre-booking facility for the RT PCR test for Mangaluru Airport, please click here

Covid-19 Instructions| 

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The global COVID-19 pandemic has had a significant impact on the way we live our lives, including how we travel by air. Please read these instructions carefully before you begin your journey from home so you know what to expect when you get to the airport. We have put in place several measures to keep you and our staff safe.
Those returning from Maharashtra to their home town in Karnataka within 2 days of stay in Maharashtra shall comply with waiver of RT PCR test report.
Shall have two doses COVID 19 vaccination certificate and fourteen days should have lapsed after the second dose.
Produce valid to & fro travel tickets to ensure 2 days of stay in Maharashtra .
persons complying the above norms strictly, may be exempted from mandatory RT-PCR negative test report for short duration of visit.
  • Guidelines for International Arrivals | 07.01.22

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    Before you begin your journey:

    Please do NOT travel if you are displaying any symptoms of COVID-19 (high temperature, persistent cough, loss of taste or smell).
    As per Karnataka government health department circular dated July 31st 2021, all passengers arriving from Maharashtra and Kerala require a negative RT PCR report not older than 72 hours irrespective of vaccination status. Please contact your airline for more information.
    International passengers must contact their respective airlines before boarding their flights about the test requirements at their destination in India.

    All passengers going to UAE must comply with the following:
    Passengers must have a valid COVID‑19 test certificate issued within 48 hours between the time of sample collection and scheduled flight departure.
    Only COVID-19 RT PCR test reports from certified labs that issue a QR code linked to the original report will be accepted. 
    Passengers must complete a COVID-19 Rapid PCR test at the departure airport before the departure of their flight. The Rapid PCR test can be  conducted within 6 hours prior to departure. (Rapid antigen test will not be accepted). 
    Check the status of your flight with your airline as some schedules are still subject to change.
    Please travel to the airport only if you have a flight booked. Only those people who are flying will be allowed inside the terminal building.
    Make sure you check the latest government advice regarding travel to your destination and any requirements for returning passengers, such as quarantine once you reach your destination.

    Mandatory health declaration

    It is mandatory to declare your health status and web check-in, 48 hours to 60 min before flight departure. Boarding pass will be emailed by the airlines only after successful declaration of health status.

    Baggage allowance

    Hand baggage is not allowed, you may carry only a small bag that fits under the seats. Check-in baggage allowance is 20 kg.

    Generate baggage tag

    Add your check-in baggage online and generate baggage tag, 48 hours to 60 min before flight departure.


    Make sure you wear a suitable face mask as this will be required at all times inside the airport.
    We will use temperature screening technology which you will see on the entry to security.
    Please clean your hands regularly. Additional hand sanitising stations have been installed throughout the airport.
    We have an enhanced cleaning regime in place throughout the airport – you may see our teams in operation 24/7 to keep you safe.
    We have installed protective screens at various locations throughout the terminal, including check-in desks and security.
    Please observe any signage regarding queuing systems which may be in place and maintain social distancing as far as possible. This includes our seating area and in the toilets
    For further instructions, please check Ministry of Civil Aviation website for details:https://www.civilaviation.gov.in/en/documents/notifications

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