Jaipur Airport is situated just 13km outside of the city of Jaipur and offers both domestic and international flights including flights to Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Sharjah with a number of carriers. The airport sees significant passenger traffic each year, handling over 3.7 million travelers annually. Jaipur Airport's excellent facilities have led to it receiving the award for the World's Best Airport in the 2 to 5 million passengers category.
Terminals at Jaipur Airport
Jaipur Airport is comprised of two terminals - Terminal 1 and Terminal 2. Terminal 2 is the domestic terminal and is relatively new having opened up in 2009, boasting excellent facilities to ensure your journey runs smoothly. Terminal 1 also has an extension, Terminal 1A, to boost its capacity and handles both domestic and international operations. If you have to transfer between flights then you don’t have a lengthy journey on your hands as the terminals are located relatively close to one another.
Facilities at Jaipur Airport
A decent range of facilities and amenities can be enjoyed by travelers waiting for flights at Jaipur Airport. There is a wide selection of shops whether it’s fashion retailers or basic travel stores, so you can pass the time browsing through the latest products and getting all the essentials you need for your trip. Duty free shopping can also be found at the airport, so you can pick up some last minute goods or souvenirs before flying out.
There is a number of dining and drinking options open to you at Jaipur Airport offering everything from quick snacks and fast food to restaurants where you can sit down and enjoy a meal. There are also coffee shops open if you simply want to sit down with a drink and wait for your flight. Disabled passengers will find the airport is access-friendly with wheelchairs and personal assistance available - however, it is advisable to contact your airline before getting to the airport to ensure all your needs are met. You can also stay connected to the internet at Jaipur Airport with Wi-Fi available, although it is only free for a period of up to 30 minutes.
Jaipur Airport Travel Information
There are a few different ways to reach your destination from Jaipur Airport including by public transport, and Jaipur itself is only 13km away so the journey isn’t far. The most popular way for travelers to get around is by taxi - you can arrange a pre-paid tax from inside the airport to ensure you get a fair price. It only takes around 30 minutes to reach central Jaipur by vehicle, either by taxi or rickshaw. There is also an airport shuttle bus that runs every 30 minutes, departing from the terminal building.
*This information is correct as of April 2017