Delhi Airport

Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL)

The Indira Gandhi International Airport spans over 5,106 acres and boasts four runways, including an Eastern Cross Taxiway, making it the first of its kind in India.

Air India operations

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Check-in counters

Air India check-in counters are in Terminal 3.

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This airport has three terminals. Terminal 1 and Terminal 2 are used for domestic operations. Terminal 3, which has five levels, is used for international and domestic operations.

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Unwind before and between your flights at the lounges in Delhi Airport.

Services and amenities




Delhi Metro Railway Corportation (DMRC) ticketing




Wheelchair assistance and services


Meet and greet services


Lost and found


Baggage services


Business centre




Flight simulator and pilot shop


Shopping outlets


Prayer room


Beauty and wellness


Cab services


Medical facilities


Pet care services


Restaurants, cafes, and bars


Smoking zone


Booking services


Foreign exchange


Oxygen facility and services


Telecom and broadband services



Self-check-in kiosks and self-baggage drop

  • Terminal 3 of Indira Gandhi International Airport offers self-baggage drop services and self-check-in kiosks.

Transfer desks

  • Yes, there is a transit desk available at Delhi airport.

Connectivity between the airport and city

  • Metro/ Airport Express
  • Bus
  • Taxi/ cabs
  • Train
  • Park N Fly

Taxi pick-up area

  • The pick-up area is located outside the baggage belt area at the arrival gate of the terminal.
  • The pick-up location depends on the terminal you arrive at and the taxi or cab service you choose.
  • To locate the correct pick-up zone, simply follow the signs posted around the airport.
  • If you want to learn more about the different cab services and their locations, you can find additional information here.

Inter-terminal connectivity

  • Terminal 1 and Terminal 3 are approximately 8 km away.
  • The terminals are connected by:
    • Airport shuttle: It is a complimentary shuttle service and shuttles between terminals every 20 minutes. 
    • Airport metro: the airport is served by two metro lines, namely the Magenta Line and Orange Line. the metro runs every 15 minutes. There are three metro stations at Delhi Airport, which are Terminal 1 (Airport Metro Station), Aerocity Metro Station, and Terminal 3 (Metro Station).
    • Cabs and taxis: you can prebook a taxi from the various services available at the terminals.

Minimum layover time

  • 45 minutes

Airport hotels

  • Holiday Inn Express New Delhi Interational Airport

Digi Yatra Services

  • The Delhi Airport is Digi Yatra enabled. There are registration kiosks available at Terminal 2 and Terminal 3.

Resolution desk for baggage issues

Baggage service desks are available at all three terminals. You can also contact the airport officials for further assistance.

Cell phone zones/Waiting lots

Waiting zone with ample seating is available in the arrival building of all the three terminals.


Places to visit nearby


India Gate

13 km

Red Fort

20 km

Qutub Minar

12 km

Humayun’s Tomb

15 km

Airport FAQs

The Delhi Airport provides a free Wi-Fi facility to passengers across all terminals.

Follow the steps mentioned below to access Wi-Fi:

  • Switch on Wi-Fi and select ‘GMR Free Wi-Fi' on your device.
  • Enter your mobile number and OTP.
  • Use the OTP and set your 4 digits numeric pin to access high-speed free internet.

The Delhi Airport is a smoke-free zone. But smoking is permitted in designated areas.

Please find below the location of the smoking zone at the three terminals:

Terminal 1: post the security hold area in the food court

Terminal 2: near the security hold area.

Terminal 3: at international and domestic arrival hall, boarding corridor, and food court.

Delhi Airport provides 'Atithya Meet and Assist' service for a comfortable airport experience for travellers. 

The services included are airport meet and assist, concierge service, baggage assistance and buggy service. 

You can book the services by visiting the website, by calling +91 9289366950 , or writing to us.

Yes, Delhi Airport provides such a facility.

You can meet, greet, or send off your family members, colleagues, or loved ones by visiting the meet and greet area available at the arrival section of Terminal 3. Please note:

  • The charge for a visitor entry ticket is INR 100 per person.
  • The entry ticket is valid for three hours from the time of issue
  • The visitor must carry an original copy of a valid ID proof. 
  • Entry is free for children under three years.