Agra Airport AGR
Agra Airport, also known as “kheria airport” or “Agra civil Enclaves” is located at the distance of just seven km from the center of metropolis and three kilometers from the bus stand. The strategic location of the airport makes it a supreme transfer hub where hundreds of visitors travel for business as well as leisure purpose. It has one domestic terminal which is roomy and equipped with almost all amenities to make the visitors more comfortable.
Description of terminal
The terminal of Agra Airport offers luggage handling services, medical services, a tour/travel desk, currency exchange terminal, snack bars, plush lounges, post office, misplace property office and special facilities of handicapped or physically challenged. A tourist information center is also located in the airport premises for the passengers.
The major airlines which operate from this airport are Jet Airways, Kingfisher Deccan, Air India and Indian airlines. There are almost daily and regular flights from Delhi to Agra with small journey of just forty minutes. Besides, there are also daily flights from other major metropolises to Agra airport.
Location and metered taxis
Agra Airport is situated to the proximity of major national airports of Lucknow, Gwalior, Jaipur and Delhi which make it easy and hassle free to reach here for international visitors. In the premises of airport, there are number of dependable car rentals which the visitors can hire for their convenience. Ample space for parking has been also reserved on the airport which has accommodation capability of around eighty vehicles. Moreover, the visitors can also get auto rickshaws and metered taxis from some esteemed travel agents outside the Agra Airport.
Agra airport is a domestic airport and is situated closer to some major domestic airports of Western region of India. Distances from this airport to others are:
Agra to Delhi: 180 km
Agra to Gwalior: 105 km
Agra to Lucknow: approx 300 km
Agra to Jaipur: 218 km
Almost all daily flights to the city are connected through Delhi. If any visitor wants to visit Agra from Gwalior, then he/she will need to fly to capital Delhi and then to Agra. Delhi is actually a transportation center on the tour to Agra.
The flights to Agra airport are mostly, Chartered flights, that is, a private flight which is used to ship visitors to city Agra from almost any part of the country. These charter flights go on outside normal schedules of airlines.