How far is Indira Gandhi International Airport away from the center of town?
16 km (9.9 mi) from New Delhi city center.
Getting to and from the airport
We recommend booking taxis in advance through your hotel or travel agency.
The superfast airport express connects the airport with the central part of the capital.
The cheapest way to travel in Delhi is by bus, but keep in mind that the buses can be very crowded and perhaps a bit daunting for first-time visitors to India.
Interesting factoid about the airport:
The airport is named after Indira Gandhi, the former Prime Minister of India. It is the world's busiest airport for Airbus A320 aircraft and the busiest airport in India in terms of passenger traffic, with over 57 million passengers annually. Delhi Airport was awarded The Best Airport in Central Asia and Best Airport Staff in Central Asia at the Skytrax World Airport Awards 2015.