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Food and drink prices can drop by 20% at Chennai Airport


Among other things, one of the complaints of passengers for quite a long time is the high price of food and beverages at Chennai airport. Now, in what might be a relief for them, there will soon be a reduction in food and drink prices at the airport’s domestic and international terminals.

Authority of India (AAI) Airports officials said that having received a number of complaints from passengers, they plan to lower food and drink prices by almost 20%. “What may be reasonable for one passenger may be high for another. These outlets have suffered during the pandemic and are recovering. But as passengers are unhappy, we have had discussions and are now planning to lower the price of food and drink. Packaged items will be sold at MRP prices as usual,” an official said.

In the past, after receiving widespread criticism of high coffee and tea prices, the AAI said there were outlets with subsidized fares in specific areas of both terminals for passengers.

With the arrival of the new integrated terminal at the airport, the space for the commercial section of the domestic and international terminals will increase significantly, which means that more dining and shopping options will be available for passengers at the airport. of Chennai before boarding. This will be particularly useful for passengers in transit as they will spend more time in the terminals and need good options for shopping and eating while waiting for their next flight.