The Airports in Rajasthan connects Rajasthan to the major cities & states of our country, and other countries of the world. The airways are one of the finest means of transport these days as they are fast in traveling and they have an advantage of comfort and luxury these days. The different airports in Rajasthan make it explore-able to different domestic and foreign travelers.
List Of Airports in Rajasthan
International airport in Jaipur
- Jaipur International Airport (Sanganer Airport)
Domestic Airport in Rajasthan
- Udaipur Airport (Maharana Pratap Airport)
- Jodhpur Airport (Civil Airport)
- Kota Airport
- Jaisalmer Airport
- Nal Airport (Bikaner Airport)
A new Greenfield Airport is also proposed in Rajasthan at Neemrana.
Mainly the Asian and the Gulf country are connected to the Jaipur International Airport. The flights to & from Dubai, Sharjah, Muscat, Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, Bangkok are available in Rajasthan. Domestic flights from all airports in Rajasthan connects Rajasthan to cities like Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Ahmedabad, Chennai, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Indore, Chandigarh, Jammu, Goa, Pune.
The some of the International Flight operator in Rajasthan are Oman Airways Jet Airways & Air India. IndiGo, Go Air, Air India, Air Deccan, Jet Airways, Kingfisher, Spice Jet are some domestic flights carriers in Rajasthan.
Some of the facilities which are available in the airports in Rajasthan are Mobile prepaid communication centre, restaurant, internet facility, sweet and book shops and other branded outlets are there in airports of Rajasthan with Traveler assistance facility.
About Airports in Rajasthan
Jaipur International Airport (Sanganer Airport)
Jaipur International airport is also known as the Sanganer Airport as it is located in the southern suburb of Sanganer which is 11 km away from main Jaipur city of Rajasthan. Sanganer airport is one and only International airport in the sate of Rajasthan. Jaipur Airport Granted the status of an International Airport on 29th December 2005.
The important things about the Airport of Jaipur are IATA Code– JAI, ICAO Code-VIJP, Operator– Airports Authority of India, Serves– Jaipur. Jaipur Airport civil apron can accommodate 14 A320 aircraft’s and its new terminal building can support passengers up to 1000 at a time. Terminal 1 and Terminal 2 both used for Domestic & International flights.
Facilities at Jaipur Airport
Facilities for the passengers and visitors like central heating system, central air conditioning, inline x-ray baggage inspection system integrated with the departure conveyor system, inclined arrival baggage claim carousels, escalators, public address system, flight information display system (FIDS), CCTV for surveillance, airport check-in counters with Common Use Terminal Equipment (CUTE), car parking, etc.
Jodhpur airport is a civil airport located at 5 km from main Jodhpur city. Total 12 acres of civil enclave of airport contain a terminal which can handle around 430 passengers at a time. Jodhpur airport has 2743 meters long and 45 meters wide runway. Jodhpur airport has 140 by 100 meter apron which has 3 parking bays with capacity of 2 A320 and 1 ATR aircraft. It also shares its air side with the Jodhpur Air Base of the Indian Air Force. Jodhpur airport is equipped with night landing facilities, Instrument Landing System (ILS) along modern navigational and landing aids like DVOR/DME and NDB.
Some Important codes of Jodhpur Airport are IATA Code– JDH, ICAO Code-VIJO, Operator– Airports Authority of India, Serves– Jodhpur.
Facilities at Jodhpur Airport
Facilities for the passengers and visitors like cafeteria, coffee shops, pre paid taxi service, plugged trolleys, on-call medical facilities, wheelchairs and other assistance for the physically challenged travelers.