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Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL)


Full Airport Name

(New Delhi) Indira Gandhi International Airport


New Delhi 110 037, India

Airport Code


Country Code



(011) 2566 1000 (Terminal 1) or (011) 2560 2000 (Terminal 2)




Via the airport's website


Number of Terminals


Time Zone

GMT + 5.5


The airport is amid 23km (14 miles) south of Fresh Delhi.

Airport News

A massive amplification activity has started at the airport. A fresh terminal and aerodrome are beneath architecture and appointed for achievement in 2010. This is accepted to access accommodation to 37 actor cartage a year. More terminals and runways are planned thereafter, however, and the airport authorities are assured a accommodation of 100 actor cartage a year by 2026.

Transfer Amid Terminals

The International Terminal (Terminal 2) is about 5km (3 miles) abroad from the Domestic Terminal (Terminal 1) at Palam. There is a chargeless alteration shuttle amid the terminals. Indian Airlines, Jet Airways and Air India additionally accomplish a chargeless shuttle active 24 hours; advice counters are anchored in the Arrivals areas of both terminals.

Driving Directions

The airport is signposted from the burghal centre.

Car Parking

Car parking is accessible at both terminals. There are two car parks at Terminal 2 (premium and accepted parking); a exceptional car esplanade is additionally anchored alfresco Terminal 1 (hall B). Chargeless alteration is provided amid Terminal 2 and the car park.

Car Hire

Car appoint is accessible alfresco the community halls at both terminals; however, there is no ability for hiring self-drive cars at the airport, as these are not about accessible in India.

Public Transport

Road: Bus: Buses run from the Arrivals breadth of Terminal 2 to axial Delhi via Terminal 1 24 hours a day (journey time - 50 minutes). A railway anxiety board is amid in the Arrivals breadth of Terminal 2 for cartage absent to affix with the railway.

Coach: An air-conditioned drillmaster account is available; bookings and advice are accessible in the Arrivals anteroom of Terminal 2.

Taxi: Delhi Traffic Police pre-paid auto booths, amid in the Arrivals areas of both terminals, affair vouchers for biking to the city; travellers should absorb the cancellation until extensive the adapted destination and again duke it to the driver. Metered taxis and auto rickshaws are additionally available.

Information and Help Desks

There are advice counters in both terminals. An Airport Manager Appointment is amid at both terminals for 24 hour advice and assistance.

Airport Facilities

Money and communications: Banks, agency de change facilities, a column appointment and credit-card operated Internet kiosks are provided at both terminals.

Eating and drinking: There are bite confined and restaurants in Arrivals and Departures areas.

Shopping: There are duty-free shops in both the Arrivals and Departures lounges. The Terminal 2 alteration lounge has duty-free and aspect shops.

Luggage: There is a left-luggage ability at the exceptional car esplanade breadth abreast Terminal 2 and the accepted car esplanade adverse Terminal 1. A accoutrements wrapping account is accessible in Terminal 2. Lost acreage is at the Airport Manager Offices in both terminals.

Other facilities: There is a pharmacy in the International Terminal and medical units in both terminals, manned by a doctor 24-hours a day. Resting apartment and babyish affliction apartment are accessible at both terminals.

Conference and Business Facilities

Executive lounges with business accessories are amid in Terminal 1 halls A and B. The Maharaja Lounge is anchored in alteration breadth of Terminal 2; added lounges are available. Conference and banqueting accessories are accessible at the Centaur Hotel (tel: (011) 2565 2223), which is anchored abreast Terminal 2.

Facilities for Disabled Travellers

Toilets and ambulift accessories for disabled travellers are available; cartage should appeal any appropriate abetment back booking their tickets. There is a appropriate parking breadth for disabled travellers.


The Centaur Hotel (tel: (011) 2565 2223; website: is amid on site, 1km (0.5 mile) from Terminal 2. The Uppal's Orchid (tel: (011) 2506 1515; website: is amid a few kilometres added away.