Delhi Airport Express has emerged as one of the fastest modes to travel to and from Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGI). A good number of arriving as well as departing passengers who book tickets for flights make use of this service. The Delhi Metro Line, also known as the Orange line, runs from New Delhi Metro Station to Dwarka Sector 21 and links the international airport. New Delhi Station (near Delhi’s CBD Connaught Place); Shivaji Stadium; Dhaula Kuan; Delhi Aerocity; IGI Airport and Dwarka Sector 21 are the six metro stations that fall on this line and are called City Airport Terminals. IGI station is situated opposite to Terminal 3’s arrival halls. One can reach the arrivals gate No.2&4 through the subway that connects it to the station.
Best of Both the Worlds
Delhi Airport Express offers best of both the worlds to passengers who take Delhi bound flights and arrive here. It takes 18 minutes from New Delhi to the Airport T3 and makes for the fastest mode for moving to the airport. These trains run at 15 minutes interval. Comfort and conveniences are the added fillips for travellers who take Delhi Airport Express for getting to the gateway. They can relax at cushioned seats and sound resistant coaches. Every coach features the Passenger Information Display System (PIDS) and LED based Line Route Maps to provide constant information. There is also a wheel chair facility for fliers with special needs.
In Town check-in
Much more than a way of travel, the airport line is a bundle of conveniences that ensures a remarkable continuance to the journey of passengers who take Delhi bound flights. One of the best advantages is city-check in facility. Now passengers can handily check-in for their flights from station and obtain boarding pass at the city check-in counter. They can also check-in their luggage and it will be directly transferred to IGI Airport, Terminal 3, through a secured Baggage Handling System (BHS). One can check in up to 8 hours prior to the departure time of their flights. City Check-in facility is available to all air passengers with a valid Delhi Airport Express Ticket to IGI Airport Station.