Indore Airport or Devi Ahilyabai Holkar Airport is a domestic airport in Indore, Madhya Pradesh. It is managed by Airports Authority of India and its airport code is IDR. This airport is named after Rajmata Ahilyadevi Holkar, Queen of the Malwa kingdom of India.
Location of Indore Airport
Indore Airport is located at a distance of 8.5 km from city center of Indore in the state of Madhya Pradesh. Its geographical coordinates are Latitude 75° 48' 23" E and Longitude 22° 43' 22" N. This airport is spread over 633.5 Acres at an elevation of 1840 ft. Other airports nearby are Bhopal Airport (90 NM) and Aurangabad Airport (173 NM).
How to Reach Indore Airport
Taxis, autorickshaws, city transport buses and private cars on rent are some of the options travelers can take to arrive at the airport. One should try to reach the domestic terminal at least 2 hours before flight departure to board the flight in time.
Terminals of Indore Airport
Indore Airport has one domestic terminal. Domestic airlines operating from this airport are Jet Lite, Jet Airways, Kingfisher Airlines and Indian Airlines with regular flights to destinations like Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Bhopal, Ahmedabad, Nagpur, Pune, Hyderabad, Bangalore, Goa, and Raipur.
Facilities Available at Indore Airport
Indore Airport has many facilities for the comfort of the travelers like: • TR Stall • Tourist information offices • Snack Bar • Tea Coffee bar • Juice Counter • PCO (STD/ISD) • Drinking Water • Free Baggage Trolleys • Wheelchair • Medical Aid • Television • Post Office • Assistance to physically challenged / Aged / Infirm • Restroom • Lost & Found baggage • City bus service • General taxi service • Car Coach Parking • Pre-paid taxi service • Pre-paid Auto Rickshaw • Car rental service
Food and beverages available at the airport cost much more than their normal prices. For instance, travelers can buy 1 Bread Pakora for Rs.60, 1 Uttapam for Rs. 100 and 1 Ginger tea for Rs. 50.