New Delhi Airport Guide
- Full name: Indira Gandhi International Airport
- Location: The airport is located 12 miles (19km) south of Delhi.
- Time: GMT +5.5
+91 (0)11 329 6535, +91 (0)11 565 2011, IGIA Customer Care Line: +91 (0)12 4337 6000, Managing Director: +91 (0)25 696579
- Transfer to the City:
Train: The airport express Delhi Metro line connects the airport to central New Delhi. It operates from Terminal 3 between 5am and 11pm. Trains run at 20-minute intervals.
Bus: Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) buses run every 30 minutes between the airport and central Delhi's Interstate Bus Terminal and Connaught Place. The buses can be found at the 'staging area' near Terminal 3 and opposite the Centaur Hotel. The free DIAL shuttle runs between the staging area and the terminal every 15 minutes, 24 hours a day. Bus fares from the airport cost between INR 25 and INR 100, depending on your destination. Concessions are available for parents buying tickets for their children.
- Car rental:
Carzonrent is located just after the customs area in the arrivals section of Terminal 3.
Airport facilities include banks, ATMs and currency exchange; public telephones and a post office; baggage wrapping and storage; conference facilities and VIP lounges; complementary strollers, a kids play area and baby changing rooms; foot massages, a smoking area, shower facilities, prayer room, drinking water fountains, medical facilities and a pharmacy. There are also sleeping pods available at an hourly fee, and plenty of shopping and dining options.
Parking garages are just 300 feet (100m) from Terminal 1, and there is a multi-storey garage attached to the International Terminal.
- Departure tax: The departure tax is INR 500 on most international flights and INR 150 on flights to neighbouring countries. The amount tends to change quite often so it is best to check with your ticketing agent. It is also often included in the ticket price.
- Website: www.newdelhiairport.in/traveller.aspx