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Travel in Delhi NCR - Tuesday, August 10, 2010 11:02:51 AM

Indira Gandhi International Airport which was previously known as Palam Airport in a larger sense is the gateway of India. Connecting India with the rest part of the world, this airport along with Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport of Mumbai caters more than half of the air traffic in the South Asia. With the commencement of terminal 3 at the Indira Gandhi International Airport it has become India’s and South Asia’s most bustling and important aviation hub. With a current capacity of handling more than 46 million passengers and aimed at handling more than 100 million passengers by 2030 this busy airport has been conferred with several awards including the fourth best airport award in the world  and 'Best Improved Airport' in the Asia Pacific Region by Airport Council International.

Indira Gandhi International Airportconnects you with almost every part of the world with its larger range of aviation service. One can find the service of almost all the global top notched airlines’ from this airport taking you to the different destinations About 35 airlines take off at regular interval to major cities across the globe from Indira Gandhi International Airport, terminal 2. Some of the important airlines that take off from international airports are Air India, Air Sahara, American Airlines, Asian Airlines, British Airways, Biman Bangladesh Airlines, Emirates, Indian Airlines, Kuwait Airways to name a few. Indira Gandhi International Airport, Delhi topped the list of the busiest airports of South Asia for recording the traffic of about 8.5 million passengers in 2005-2006.
Since May 2006, the management of the airport is being dome by Delhi International Airport Limited (DIAL), a joint venture led by the GMR Group, which is also responsible for the airport's ongoing expansion and modernization. With the commencement of terminal 3, world’s eighth largest passenger terminal at the Indira Gandhi International Airport we have joined an elite group of countries which operate a world class airport. This swanky terminal which is the part of country’s busiest airport, Indira Gandhi International Airport has established a new global benchmark in the aviation service.

Facilities at Delhi Airport:

At Delhi Airport Terminal 2 you will find a free bus service at every 30 minutes from one terminal to another. Terminals are fully equipped with modern facilities like seating room, resting room, banks, bureaux de change, restaurants, cafes, Internet facility and duty free shopping area. You will get ATMs at Terminal. There is a bus service by the Airports Authority with buses leaving for Central Delhi all through the day and night.
Besides this you will get Car rental option as well if you want to avoid the hassles of taxis. Major car rental service agencies like Avis and Hertz always here to operate you from the airport. If you prefer a taxi then it is better to go for the pre-paid taxi service at the airport. This would ensure that you are charged with genuine fare and taxi operators can't ask you for extra money.

Phone: 011-25652011 & 011-25652021

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