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About Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport (AMD)

Serving the cities of Ahmedabad and Gandhinagar in the state of Gujarat, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport is among India’s busiest hubs. Our Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport guide includes details on how to get there, where to stay nearby and terminal facilities.


There is an information desk that operates in Terminal 1.


Driving directions:

From the Ahmedabad city centre, follow Ashram Road and the Nehru Bridge onto Khanpur Road. From there, continue to the Sadarnagar district and turn left onto Airport Road. At the roundabout, take the third exit and stay on Airport Road. Total travel time is around 20 minutes depending on traffic.

Transfer between terminals:

The two passenger terminals (Terminals 1 and 2) are connected by a moving walkway.

Airport Info



Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport is located 10.5km (6.5 miles) northeast of Ahmedabad and about 18km (11 miles) south of Gandhinagar.

No. of terminals:

+91 79 2286 9211

Public Transport

Public transport road:

Bus: There are a few public bus options available to Ahmedabad city centre from the airport. The quickest option involves taking the 102 bus from the Domestic Airport station for 25 stops, or around half an hour to Laldarwaja Terminal. Fares depend on how far you plan on travelling.

Taxi: Prepaid taxis are available at both domestic and international arrivals areas. Fares to the city centre cost around Rs 250 to Rs 300 depending on the time of day.

Terminal facilities


There is a bank and currency exchange desk located in the arrivals area of Terminal 2 and ATMs in the departure area of Terminal 1.


There are numerous dining options in the terminals, including a selection of restaurants, cafes, and fast food counters.


A wide variety of shops and stalls are available throughout Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport, including clothing stores, a gift shop, and a newsagent. Duty-free shops offer passengers a selection of perfumes, fashion pieces, and gift options.


An on-site lost and found and luggage services are available at the airport. Free luggage trolleys are also available in both terminals.


Other facilities available at the airport include first aid services, a spa, post offices, and pharmacies.

Airport facilities

Conference and business:

There are no conference facilities at Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport, but a number of airports nearby the airport offer conference and business rooms.

Communication Facilities:

Mobile phone recharging points and public telephones are located at various points. Internet access is available in the two main terminals.

Disabled facilities:

Wheelchairs and special assistance is available for disabled travellers. Disabled toilets are available throughout the terminals. Any passengers who may require additional assistance are advised to contact their airline in advance of travel.

Car parking:

Short and long-term parking options are available at the car park a short walk away from the airport terminals.

Car rental:

Car rental desks are available in the arrivals hall in botht the domestic and international terminals. The car rental companies available at the airport include Divya Travels, Savaari, and Avis.

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