Because the variety of folks travelling is nearing the pre-COVID-19 ranges, Chennai airport has been dealing with extra variety of transit passengers having lengthy hours of keep within the terminal both to catch a home or a global flight.
To supply aid to them, the authorities have created a facility.
Passengers now have an choice to lease a transit room for a couple of hours or guide a room for a day simply exterior the terminal on the airport premises.
Officers of Airports Authority of India mentioned rooms for passengers had been created on the bottom ground of Chennai Airport Metro Rail station which is situated near the home and worldwide terminals. The power has 20 rooms.
For an hour, the lease is ₹350 and for 4 hours and past, it’s ₹1,200.
For these whose transit is greater than 12 hours, they will go for single or double occupancy, whose prices are ₹2,300 and ₹2,800 plus further taxes.
“Earlier than the part II modernisation mission work started, there have been rooms contained in the terminal. After the demolition of terminals within the airport started, rooms couldn’t be supplied however we had lodging services in a close-by marriage corridor. However these rooms are what we deliberate to have on the earliest. Up to now, numerous transit passengers have been utilizing it,” an official mentioned.
However not many passengers are conscious of this facility but, sources mentioned.
There ought to be signage, bulletins and details about this facility, they added.