Jaipur Airport is considered as the only international level airport in Rajasthan and is located nearby Sanganer Town. It is situated at the distance of around thirteen km from the city center. This airport was announced as “International airport” on December 29th, 2005, by considering the convenience of foreign tourists. This airport is linked to all major cities of India as well as foreign metropolises.
The full address of this international/ domestic airport is Civil Airport, Sanganer, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India and official mail id is [email protected]. The telephone numbers of the airport are 91- 141- 721149 and 91- 141 550623, you can contact at these numbers in order to get any useful information regarding the flight schedules. There are regular flights from and to Jaipur which run on frequent basis. In order to make the trip hassle free, international Jaipur Airport is well equipped with wonderful facilities of modern world. Major passenger services which are made available at airport are:
- Prepaid taxis
- Post office
- Infant room
- Communication center
- Duty free shops
- Handcraft emporium
- Book stall
- Money exchange counter
- Coffee/tea counter
- Tourist information center
Airlines operating from Jaipur Airport
The major airlines operating from the international airport of Jaipur are SpiceJet, Indian Airlines, Air deccan, Go Air, Indigo airlines, king fisher airlines and Jet Airways. The distances of some major airports from Jaipur airport are given as:
- Bhopal airport is situated at the distance of 422 km
- Surat Airport is located at distance of 332 km
- Udaipur airport at 311 km
- Jodhpur airports at the distance of 281 km
- Delhi airport at the distance of 233 km from Jaipur international Airport.
Getting to the airport
This airport is connected to city center through Delhi Jaipur highway. Public bus services are made available for rapid transport within city boundaries and trip from Jaipur to Delhi takes around five hours. Three wheelers and rickshaws can also be hired for convenient traveling. Pink City Express, Shatabdi Express and various other trains of Jaipur Delhi render reliable rail transportation to visitors arriving at Jaipur international airport.
The airport has only one terminal running domestic departures and arrivals. This terminal provides several snack bars and eateries serving wonderful refreshment for visitors. Some other facilities offered at Jaipur airport are on call first aid, luggage trolleys, wheelchairs and important assistance for physically handicapped visitors and shopping hub for buying knick knacks.