Guwahati Airport Guide (GAU)
Nestled on the banks of the massive Brahmaputra with the Himalayas for a backdrop lies the gateway to the northeast of India: Guwahati. With its impressive wildlife, natural sights, and cosmopolitan vibes; Guwahati is a fascinating city to explore.
Steeped in rich history and culture while coming out of its colonial shadow to become of India’s fast-growing cities, Guwahati has perfected the blend of old and new. You will love to take a walk among its alleys, markets, colonial-era houses, and the new urban glass buildings.
When you visit Guwahati, you will be a bit confused as to what to do and where to go? You can visit Kaziranga National park and explore the best of wildlife, go for a sweet little boat ride on the river Brahmaputra, explore the local markets, have some beer rice and bamboo shoot infused duck, visit the local pubs for a drink and be serenaded by amazing artists. Now that's a fun list of activities, isn't it?
It’s also becoming a hub for independent music with many acts carving a niche for itself and many music festivals being hosted here.
Guwahati is a young; it’s got an amazing music scene, spectacular natural landscapes, delicious cuisine, and warm people. It’s one place which has retained its old world charm and yet entered modernity with open arms. You will enjoy your time in Guwahati.
Guwahati Airport has a peak hour capacity of 1300 passengers (1000 – domestic and 300 – international) with passenger traffic of around 3,789,656. It is equipped with 14 check-in counters, 8 immigration counters, 2 custom counters, and 4 security check booths.
There are two terminals – domestic and international.
This terminal is exclusively for handling the domestic flights.
Get direct return IndiGo flights to Guwahati from Agartala, Bagdogra, Bangalore (Bengaluru), Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Imphal, Kolkata, and Mumbai with many more connecting through them.
This terminal is exclusively for handling the international flights.
Get connecting return IndiGo flights to Guwahati from Bangkok, Dubai, Doha, Kathmandu, Muscat, and Singapore.
Enjoy your stay closer to the Guwahati Airport with
- Hotel Airport Nest, VIP Airport Road, Guwahati 781015, India
- Radisson Blu Hotel Guwahati, National Highway 37, Gotanagar, Guwahati 781033, India
- Dynasty Hotel, SS Road | Lakhtokia, Guwahati 781001, India
- Hotel Kings Castle, near LGB International Airport | Azara, Guwahati 781015, India
Guwahati Airport provides with the following facilities for your smoother travel:
- Free trolleys.
- ATM and Cash Machines.
- Currency exchange counters.
- Child Care Area.
- Cyber Café.
- Free Medical Facilities.
- Wheelchair available.
- Assistance to differently-abled/aged.
- Transit Rooms available on paid purposes.
- Car Rental Services.