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DEL Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: DEL / VIDP
Airport Name: Indira Gandhi International Airport
Location: Delhi, India
GPS Coordinates: 28°34'6"N by 77°6'43"E
Area Served: Delhi/NCR
Operator/Owner: Airports Authority of India
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 777 feet (237 meters)
# of Runways: 3
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Facts about Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL):

  • Because of Indira Gandhi International Airport's relatively low elevation of 777 feet, planes can take off or land at Indira Gandhi International Airport at a lower air speed than at airports located at a higher elevation. This is because the air density is higher closer to sea level than it would otherwise be at higher elevations.
  • Trials for simultaneous use of all the runways is expected to start on 6 June 2012.
  • The old airport terminal is now known as Terminal 1 and handles domestic flights for all budget airlines.
  • Designed by HOK working in consultation with Mott MacDonald, the new Terminal 3 is a two-tier building spread over an area of 20 acres, with the bottom floor being the arrivals area, and the top being a departures area.
  • Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL) has 3 runways.
  • The furthest airport from Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL) is Mataveri International Airport (IPC), which is nearly antipodal to Indira Gandhi International Airport (meaning Indira Gandhi International Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Mataveri International Airport), and is located 12,026 miles (19,354 kilometers) away in Easter Island, Chile.
  • In 2011–12, the airport handled 35.88 million passengers and the planned expansion program will increase its capacity to handle 100 million passengers by 2030.
  • The closest airport to Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL) is Agra Airport (AGR), which is located 110 miles (178 kilometers) SSE of DEL.
  • Terminal 1B has been closed for operations after the opening up of Terminal 1D in April 2009.

Map of Nearest Airports from Indira Gandhi International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Indira Gandhi International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
1110.42 miles (177.70 km) SSEAgra Airport (AGR)Agra, IndiaView Agra Airport on a map View satellite image of Agra Airport Set AGR as destination Airport Get more information about Agra Airport
2129.15 miles (207.85 km) NNEJolly Grant Airport. (DED)Dehradun, Uttarakhand, IndiaView Jolly Grant Airport. on a map View satellite image of Jolly Grant Airport. Set DED as destination Airport Get more information about Jolly Grant Airport.
3144.40 miles (232.39 km) SSWJaipur Airport (JAI)Jaipur / Sanganer, IndiaView Jaipur Airport on a map View satellite image of Jaipur Airport Set JAI as destination Airport Get more information about Jaipur Airport
4146.72 miles (236.11 km) NChandigarh Airport (IXC)Chandigarh, IndiaView Chandigarh Airport on a map View satellite image of Chandigarh Airport Set IXC as destination Airport Get more information about Chandigarh Airport
5171.44 miles (275.91 km) SSERajmata Vijayaraje Scindia Airport (GWL)Gwalior, IndiaView Rajmata Vijayaraje Scindia Airport on a map View satellite image of Rajmata Vijayaraje Scindia Airport Set GWL as destination Airport Get more information about Rajmata Vijayaraje Scindia Airport
6172.60 miles (277.78 km) NNWSahnewal Airport (LUH)Ludhiana, IndiaView Sahnewal Airport on a map View satellite image of Sahnewal Airport Set LUH as destination Airport Get more information about Sahnewal Airport
7173.66 miles (279.47 km) NShimla Airport (SLV)Simla, Himachal Pradesh, IndiaView Shimla Airport on a map View satellite image of Shimla Airport Set SLV as destination Airport Get more information about Shimla Airport
8185.88 miles (299.14 km) EMahendranagar Airport (XMG)Mahendranagar, Mahakali, NepalView Mahendranagar Airport on a map View satellite image of Mahendranagar Airport Set XMG as destination Airport Get more information about Mahendranagar Airport
9228.58 miles (367.86 km) NBhuntar Airport (KUU)Kullu / Bhuntar, Himachal Pradesh, IndiaView Bhuntar Airport on a map View satellite image of Bhuntar Airport Set KUU as destination Airport Get more information about Bhuntar Airport
10240.00 miles (386.25 km) WBikaner Air Force Base (BKB)Bikaner, IndiaView Bikaner Air Force Base on a map View satellite image of Bikaner Air Force Base Set BKB as destination Airport Get more information about Bikaner Air Force Base
11248.10 miles (399.28 km) SSWKota Airport (KTU)Kota, IndiaView Kota Airport on a map View satellite image of Kota Airport Set KTU as destination Airport Get more information about Kota Airport
12251.59 miles (404.89 km) SEKanpur Airport कानपुर हवाई अड्डा کان پور ہوائی اڈا (KNU)Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, IndiaView Kanpur Airport कानपुर हवाई अड्डा کان پور ہوائی اڈا on a map View satellite image of Kanpur Airport कानपुर हवाई अड्डा کان پور ہوائی اڈا Set KNU as destination Airport Get more information about Kanpur Airport कानपुर हवाई अड्डा کان پور ہوائی اڈا
13252.47 miles (406.31 km) ENESanphebagar Airport (FEB)Sanfebagar, NepalView Sanphebagar Airport on a map View satellite image of Sanphebagar Airport Set FEB as destination Airport Get more information about Sanphebagar Airport
14253.58 miles (408.10 km) NNWGaggal Airport (DHM)Kangra, Himachal Pradesh, IndiaView Gaggal Airport on a map View satellite image of Gaggal Airport Set DHM as destination Airport Get more information about Gaggal Airport
15254.96 miles (410.32 km) ENEBajhang Airport (BJH)Bajhang, NepalView Bajhang Airport on a map View satellite image of Bajhang Airport Set BJH as destination Airport Get more information about Bajhang Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Indira Gandhi International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Indira Gandhi International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,026.15 miles (19,354.16 km) ESEMataveri International Airport (IPC)Easter Island, ChileView Mataveri International Airport on a map View satellite image of Mataveri International Airport Set IPC as destination Airport Get more information about Mataveri International Airport
210,620.57 miles (17,092.10 km) WSWCarriel Sur International Airport (CCP)Concepción, Bío Bío Region, ChileView Carriel Sur International Airport on a map View satellite image of Carriel Sur International Airport Set CCP as destination Airport Get more information about Carriel Sur International Airport
310,579.33 miles (17,025.73 km) WSWPichoy Airport (ZAL)Valdivia, ChileView Pichoy Airport on a map View satellite image of Pichoy Airport Set ZAL as destination Airport Get more information about Pichoy Airport
410,570.84 miles (17,012.08 km) WSWMaquehue Airport (ZCO)Temuco, Araucanía, ChileView Maquehue Airport on a map View satellite image of Maquehue Airport Set ZCO as destination Airport Get more information about Maquehue Airport
510,567.55 miles (17,006.78 km) SWPupelde Airfield (ZUD)Ancud, Los Lagos Region, ChileView Pupelde Airfield on a map View satellite image of Pupelde Airfield Set ZUD as destination Airport Get more information about Pupelde Airfield
610,566.11 miles (17,004.46 km) WSWGeneral Bernardo O'Higgins Airport (YAI)Chillán, Ñuble, ChileView General Bernardo O'Higgins Airport on a map View satellite image of General Bernardo O'Higgins Airport Set YAI as destination Airport Get more information about General Bernardo O'Higgins Airport
710,563.31 miles (16,999.96 km) WSWVictoria Airport (ZIC)Victoria, Araucanía, ChileView Victoria Airport on a map View satellite image of Victoria Airport Set ZIC as destination Airport Get more information about Victoria Airport
810,561.49 miles (16,997.04 km) WSWLa Unión Airport (LUI)La Unión, Honduras[disambiguation needed]View La Unión Airport on a map View satellite image of La Unión Airport Set LUI as destination Airport Get more information about La Unión Airport
910,559.68 miles (16,994.11 km) SWCañal Bajo Carlos Hott Siebert Airport (ZOS)Osorno, ChileView Cañal Bajo Carlos Hott Siebert Airport on a map View satellite image of Cañal Bajo Carlos Hott Siebert Airport Set ZOS as destination Airport Get more information about Cañal Bajo Carlos Hott Siebert Airport
1010,554.61 miles (16,985.95 km) WSWViña del Mar Airport (KNA)Viña del Mar, ChileView Viña del Mar Airport on a map View satellite image of Viña del Mar Airport Set KNA as destination Airport Get more information about Viña del Mar Airport
1110,553.09 miles (16,983.52 km) SWMocopulli Airport (MHC)Castro, Los Lagos, ChileView Mocopulli Airport on a map View satellite image of Mocopulli Airport Set MHC as destination Airport Get more information about Mocopulli Airport
1210,552.25 miles (16,982.16 km) SWGamboa Airport (WCA)Castro, ChileView Gamboa Airport on a map View satellite image of Gamboa Airport Set WCA as destination Airport Get more information about Gamboa Airport
1310,549.14 miles (16,977.16 km) SWFrutillar Airport (FRT)Frutillar, ChileView Frutillar Airport on a map View satellite image of Frutillar Airport Set FRT as destination Airport Get more information about Frutillar Airport
1410,543.95 miles (16,968.80 km) SWEl Tepual International Airport (PMC)Puerto Montt, ChileView El Tepual International Airport on a map View satellite image of El Tepual International Airport Set PMC as destination Airport Get more information about El Tepual International Airport
1510,530.12 miles (16,946.55 km) WLa Florida Airport (LSC)La Serena, ChileView La Florida Airport on a map View satellite image of La Florida Airport Set LSC as destination Airport Get more information about La Florida Airport