Pondicherry (INPNY)

Pondicherry Port, also known as Puducherry Port, is a minor port located in the Union Territory of Puducherry in India. It is situated on the Coromandel Coast of the Bay of Bengal and is primarily used for coastal shipping. Here is some information about Pondicherry Port:

Name of Port Pondicherry Port
Location Puducherry, India
Coordinates 11°55'N, 79°50'E
Authority Puducherry Port Department
Port Type Minor
Nearest Airport Puducherry Airport (6 km away)
Terminals Berths
Cargo Terminal 1
Passenger Terminal 1

Port Statistics

The port handles a limited amount of cargo and passenger traffic. However, the exact statistics are not available publicly.

Services Offered

Pondicherry Port offers a range of services, including:

  • Cargo handling for various types of cargo
  • Passenger services for tourists
  • Pilotage services
  • Tug services
  • Bunkering services


Pondicherry Port is well connected by road, rail, and air. Some of the major connectivity points are:

  • Road: The port is connected to major cities in Tamil Nadu and other nearby states by a network of national highways and state highways.
  • Rail: The nearest railway station to the port is Puducherry Railway Station, which is located about 4 km away.
  • Air: The nearest airport to the port is Puducherry Airport, which is located about 6 km away.
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