Passenger guide - Bangalore airport (BLR) 

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Bangalore Kempegowda International Airport, opened on May 24, 2008, is one of the busiest in India. It operates with domestic and international flights to destinations in Asia, the Middle East and Europe.

Official Website: bengaluruairport.com
Number of Terminals - 1 - Open 24 hours a day.
Annual passenger traffic: More than 26.9 million passengers went through it in 2017.
Tel: +91 1800 425 4425. Information desk in the Domestic Departures Hall.

 
 

The airport is located 4 km (2.5 miles) south from Devanahalli and 40 km (25 miles) to the northeast of Bangalore's business district.

 
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Bus - There are 11 routes from Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (Tel +91 802 760 7989) that connect the airport with the city with a frequency of 30 minutes, 24 hours a day. Line 2 - Kogilu Cross, Yelahanka, Jalahalli East, Kottigepalya, Kengunte, Nayandahalli, BEML; 4/4A - Hebbala, Mekhri Circle, Coles Park, Halasur, Tippasandra, Jeevanbima Nagar, HAL, Maratahalli, Whitefield; 5/5A/5B/5C/5G - Hebbala, Mekhri Circle, Shanthi Nagar, Ashoka Pillar, Jayanagara, Banashankari; 6/6A - Hebbal, Mekhri Circle, Coles Park, Domlur, HAL, Siddapura, Kadugodi; 7/7A - Hebbala, Mekhri Circle, Richmond Circle, Shanthi Nagar, Lakkasandra, Koramangala, Jakkasandra; 8/8A/8B/8C/8D/8EW - Hebbala, Nagavara, Hennur Cross, Kalyana Nagara, Puram, Agara, Bommanahalli, Electronic City; 9 - Kogilu Cross, Byatarayanapura, Hebbala, Ganga Nagara, Kempegowda; 10 - Hebbala, Mekhri Circle, Rajajinagara, Vijayanagara, Bapujinagar; 11 - Hebbala, Mekhri Circle, Vasantha Nagara, Thyagaraja Nagara, Padmanabha Nagara; 12 - Hebbala, Mekhri Circle, Jayanagara, Kuvempunagara.
KSRTC (Tel +91 997 221 3726 / 844 554 422) operates the Flybus service, which links the airport with Mysuru, Mangaluru, Manipal, Kundapur and Salem several times a day.
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Taxi - Karnataka Taxi (Tel +91 804 155 3333), Mega Cabs (Tel +91 804 747 4747), Meru Cabs (Tel +91 804 422 4422) and Ola Cabs (Tel +91 803 355 3355) are the official airport operators, with ranks in front of the terminal. You can choose from vehicles with or without air-condition and fares are higher between 0:00 am and 6:00 am. The trip to the city can take from 1 to 2 hours, depending on traffic.

 

Car rental counters are found in the Arrivals Hall.

Akbar Travels (Tel +91 806 678 3810/11)
Carzonrent (Tel +91 888 222 2222 / 997 250 2299 / 997 230 3019)
Myles (Tel +91 888 222 2222)

 

The airport has currency exchange bureaus, ATMs, VIP lounges, public telephones, internet kiosks and free Wi-Fi access for 45 minutes.

Food and Drinks- Fast food outlets, coffee shops, bars, restaurants and icecream stores. Several of them are open 24 hours a day.
Shopping- Duty-free shops in the international sector, handicrafts, jewellery, accessories, clothing, books, cosmetics, perfumes, toys, sweets, newsagents.
Baggage- Porters in front of the terminal. Secure wrapping and left luggage service next to the Arrivals gates (Tel +91 812 303 0188). Lost and found offices around the clock at the information desk and opposite check-in counter 86 (Tel +91 806 678 2257).
Other Services- Pharmacy, baby care facilities, smoking lounges, prayer rooms, spas, drinking fountains.

 

All car parks are found 100-200 meters in front of the terminal and are semi-automatic. There are passenger drop-off and pick-up zones at the outer curb and spaces with chargers for electric vehicles. More information: Tel +91 953 888 2020. Prices

P1 - Spaces for 2-wheeler vehicles.
P2 - Long-term area.
P3 - Premium parking lot.
P4 - Car park for short stays.

 

Passengers requiring special assistance or wheelchairs should contact their airline before their arrival. There are elevators, adapted toilets, reserved parking spaces in P2 and carts for the transport of people with reduced mobility.

 

On level 2 of the Domestic Departures area is situated the Day Hotel (Tel +91 806 678 2425). You can find several hotels near the enclosure, some of them with shuttle services: Taj Bangalore (Tel +91 806 600 3300), Hotel Presidency (Tel +91 962 022 2809), Fantasy Golf Resort (Tel +91 997 209 2701), Clarks Exotica Convention Resort & Spa (Tel +91 807 177 7000), Airport Residency (Tel +91 984 561 0866), Amulya Resorts & Park (Tel +91 855 303 6003), Shivas Gateway (Tel +91 910 898 7454), Regenta Inn Bangalore (Tel +91 900 897 7003), Purple Cloud Hotel (Tel +91 998 693 5353).

 
 
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Latest updates: May, 08, 2018
 
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