Air Travel

Arriving to & from the Indira Gandhi International Airport

Delhi Indira Gandhi International Airport is the unique airport that serves the City of New Delhi. There are two main terminals in Delhi Airport: T1 (C and D) that operates domestic flights from Low Cost carriers, and T3, the main terminal, operating Domestic Flights and all International Flights. Both terminals are connected by a shuttle bus. 

Delhi Indira Gandhi International Airport


Delhi Metro is the fastest way to go to New Delhi. The superfast airport Metro Express connects Terminal 3 with the central part of New Delhi.

The fare for a single journey ticket is 60 RS from DEL airport to New Delhi.

First train departs at 4:45AM from New Delhi and Airport, and last train departs at 11:15PM from both sides. Travel time is 15 minutes approximately.

Learn More information here. 


The bus service is the most common and the cheapest way to travel around the city.

DTC offers a shuttle-bus service every 30 minutes that connects the airport with central parts of New Delhi.

All buses operating at Terminal 3, can be found at the 'staging area' opposite the Centaur Hotel. Use the Dial inter-terminal shuttle bus to reach Terminal 3. 

Be aware that the buses can be really crowded and could be difficult to use them if it is your first time on the city.

Learn More information and routes here. 


In order to make this service better and avoid scams, the airport has a relationship with three Cab operators:

  • Meru Cabs: located at Terminal 3 International arrivals
  • Mega Cabs: located at Terminal 3 International arrivals
  • Easy cabs: located at Terminal 1C Domestic Arrival Terminal

To find out the taxis, just step out the terminal at arrivals.

Taxi fares to New Delhi vary depending on the kilometres to your destination. The fare is 20-25 INR per kilometre. 

Spice Jet Airlines is the official airline partner for IEEE SENSORS 2018

Local delegates will receive the Corporate discount of 8 % with all corporate benefits. Details are below:

  • Travel period Oct 25th to Nov 2nd
  • Sale validity is with immediate effect until 26th Oct.
  • Discount to apply on prevailing fares across India
  • To book your flight, use the code: C101IEEE

Indira Gandhi International Airport has the following terminals:

  • Terminal 1D
  • Terminal 1C
  • Terminal 3
Name of Terminal status departure/arrival Airline
Terminal 1D Domestic Departure IndiGo, SpiceJet and Go Air
Terminal 1C Domestic Arrival IndiGo, SpiceJet and Go Air
Terminal 3 Integrated

Departures and Arrivals

Air India, Alliance Air, Jet Airways, Vistara,

Air Asia and all International airlines

The airport is Wi-Fi enabled. A valid Indian mobile number is required to access the internet.

Indira Gandhi International Airport is very well connected with the City and National Capital Region (NCR). Passenger can reach airport through Taxi, City Bus and Metro Rail.To learn more or book your ticket, click here.