Guwahati Airport

Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport (GAU)

The 12th busiest airport in India, Guwahati Airport is named after Gopinath Bordoloi, a freedom fighter and the first Chief Minister of Assam.

Air India operations 

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Check-in counters

Our check-in counters are in the departure area of the airport. 

Upgrade seats

We operate domestic and international flights from the integrated terminal.

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

Services and Amenities


Full-service dining

Children’s play area

Children’s play area

Medical facility and assistance


Medical facility and assistance

Internet lounge

Internet lounge

Nursing room

Nursing room


Smoking area/lounge

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi

Massage centre or foot massage chairs

Massage centre or foot massage chairs

Passengers with disabilities

Facilitation for passengers with disabilities or those who require assistance

Self-check-in kiosks and self-baggage drop 

  • Available

Transfer desks 

  • Available

Connectivity between the airport and city

  • Pre-paid and postpaid taxi services
  • Ola
  • Uber
  • Government bus services
  • Rapido

GAU is approximately 20 kms away from city centre.

Taxi pick-up area

  • There are cab rental service companies located inside and outside the departure terminal. 
  • Sign boards at the terminal direct passengers to pick-up and drop-off zones for the cab services.

Minimum layover time

  • 45 minutes


  • Enabled

Resolution desk for baggage issues

In case of any baggage-related issues, contact the arrival staff of the airline.

Cell phone zones/Waiting lots




Places to visit nearby

Kamakhya Temple

Kamakhya Temple

20 km
Kaziranga National Park

Kaziranga National Park

185 km


362 km

Airport FAQs

To use the terminal's free Wi-Fi network, a valid Indian phone number is required, and the internet access is limited to two hours.

Porter services are available at the airport's terminal forecourt counters.

There are three ATM counters at the airport,

1. SBI ATM located outside the departure terminal 

2. Canara Bank ATM located inside the departure terminal 

3. South Indian Bank ATM located at the arrival terminal near the exit area, operating 24/7

There are two money exchange counters at the airport, one at the departure and the other at the arrival.

Please send in your concern to or call at +91 70990 90193/ +91 70990 90136. Please click here for more information.

The Kamakhya temple is located approximately 17 km from Guwahati International Airport.

There are three ways to reach the temple from the airport that include:

  • Prepaid and postpaid car rentals
  • Taxi Services - Uber and Ola
  • Bus services by Assam Transport (government-operated services).