Rajiv Gandhi International Airport Hyderabad

Hyderabad Airport, Rajiv Gandhi International Airport

Rajiv Gandhi International Airport is one of the best airports in india. This is also called as Hyderabad International Airport or Hyderabad Airport. This airport is situated at Shamshabad. Shamshabad is around 22 km from Hyderabad, Telangana. Rajiv Gandhi International Airport replaced the Begumpet Airport. It was also the sixth busiest airport in India in terms of the international and overall passenger traffic.


Airport type Public
Operator GMR Hyderabad International Airport Ltd (GHIAL)
Serves in the city Hyderabad
Location / Area Shamshabad
Opened Date 23 March 2008
Hub for
  • Alliance Air
  • IndiGo
  • Blue Dart Aviation
  • SpiceJet
  • TruJet
Focus city for
  • Air India
  • Air Asia India
  • Vistara
  • Go Air


There are two Terminals in Hyderabad Airport

Terminal 1: Domestic
Numbers of domestic flights depart and arrive on this terminal. This Terminal connecting the Hyderabad city with all the major cities of the country. The well known airlines including Air India, IndiGo Airlines, Air India Regional,  SpiceJet etc. arrive and departs from here.

Terminal 2: International
The infrastructure of the international terminal of the airport is well developed by GMR. Daily number of flights come here. This city connecting to all the major cities of the world.

Hyderabad International Airport Facilities:

Baggage Services:
The airport provides baggage facility to each traveler. For senior citizens and physically handicapped, the airport provides the wheel chair with free trolley services.

Places to Shop and Eat:
There are numbers of shops available in the airport. Books to stationery, various products are available here with reasonable rates.

How to Reach Hyderabad Airport

Bus: Airport shuttle services are available from airport. Aero Express A/C coaches of the buses provides safety and comfort at a very nominal cost. The buses starts from the airport to the areas including Secunderabad railway station, Secretariat, Masab Tank etc.

Rail: The distance from Hyderabad Railway Station to Rajiv Gandhi International Airport is around 13 km. Number of taxes available to the station from airport.

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One of the best international airport..thank you so much for this information..

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Pv narshimhan express way joining rgi airport is awesome..


Yes it is 11 km long flyover…