Airport Information

Airport Information

Kempegowda International Airport Bengaluru (KIAB) or Bangalore International Airport Limited (BIAL) is the third busiest airport in India and also the fastest growing airport in the country. BIAL welcomed over 18 million passengers last year. Over 40 airlines operate out of BIAL, connecting people and businesses to over 57 destinations. It is the first and only airport in India to receive the “GreenCo platinum” rating and is recognised as the “Best Regional Airport in Central Asia”. BIAL is easily accessible to Bangalore downtown by public transportation, shuttle, taxi and car.


For detailed information on the airport facilities please refer to their website at

Between the airport and downtown, efficient transfer service is readily available by:

  • Airport Shuttle Service: Vayu Vajra

The airport shuttle service, the BMTC has a fleet of comfortable, air-conditioned Volvo buses – ‘VayuVajra’ – which connects the airport and the city through 11 routes. These buses make almost 251 trips each day, connecting the airport and the city at a frequency of 30 minutes, and at affordable prices. Located close to the Terminal Building, VayuVajra is a 24/7 service available for both arrival and departure passengers. For more information on BMTC Volvo service to the airport, please click on

  • Taxis

If you wish to hire a cab to reach the airport or other destinations, three service providers stand ready, with a smart fleet. Karnataka Taxi, MegaCabs, and Meru Cabs, are the official taxi operators at Kempegowda International Airport Bengaluru. They provide you convenient, safe, easily accessible, and cost-effective travel in a standard, air-conditioned sedan. Airport taxi service can be availed at the airport for travel to Bengaluru city and vice versa.

Travel from airport to city: It takes about 75 minutes in peak traffic and 60 minutes at other times to reach venue hotel from airport, depending on the traffic

Other Airports:

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Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, Mumbai (BOM)


1 hour 25 minutes


Indira Gandhi International Airport, Delhi (DEL)


2 hours 25 minutes


Chennai International Airport (MAA)


45 minutes


Rajiv Gandhi International Airport, Hyderabad (HYD)



1 hour