Jodhpur Airport is one of the oldest Airport in India that started in the 1920’s. This airport was built by the Maharaja of Jodhpur, (Umaid Singh) as per personal airport and later it was used by the British Royal Air Force (RAF, that later became Indian Air Force, after independence) and it stayed under the IAF till 1965.
Today Jodhpur Airport is a domestic airport in Rajasthan India (Only Jaipur Airport is international Airport) and a travellers from Delhi, Mumbai, Ahmedabad & Indore can catch a direct flight for Jodhpur, though more direct flights will start from 2017.
Address and contact details of Jodhpur Airport
- Address: Civil Airport Road, Air Force Area, Ratanada, Jodhpur, Rajasthan 342011
- Phone: 0291 251 2934
- Website: NA
List of non-stop flights that lands and leave from Jodhpur Airport
- Ahmedabad 1h 25m Jet Airways, SpiceJet
- Indore 1h 45m Jet Airways
- Mumbai 1h 45m Jet Airways, Air India
- New Delhi 1h 25m Jet Airways, Air India, SpiceJet
Facilities available at Jodhpur Airport
Jodhpur Airport has all the necessary facilities that a flyer needs in an airport. There are many shops to buy handicraft items, or to read newspapers and magazines. There are coffee shops and restaurants to eat and drink.
A passenger will find information counters where he can ask his travel queries. Medical facilities are available, and ATM machines are there for withdrawing ready cash. There are rest rooms, and mobile charging facilities. Car parking outside the airport, and baggage trolleys are readily available.
List of Hotels near Jodhpur Airport
- Devi Bhawan: 2.3 km
- Ratan Vilas: 3.5 km
- Ajit Bhawan: 3.8 km
- Ranbanka Palace: 3.8 km
- Lords Inn: 3.9 km
- Taj Hari Mahal: 3,9 km
Public transport at Jodhpur Airport
Taxis and auto-rickshaws are available outside the airport. You can get state transport buses and private buses from bus stops located close to the airport. Find more information on www.suncityjodhpur.com/jodhpur-airport/.
List of tourist attractions near Jodhpur Airport
- Umaid Bhawan Palace: 4.9 km
- Ghanta Ghar: 5.4 km
- Toorji ka Jhalra: 5.8 km
- Jaswant Thada: 8.3 km
- Mehrangarh Fort: 8.5 km
- Rao Jodha Desert Rock Park: 8.6 km
- Balsamand Lake: 12.1 km
- Mandore Gardens: 12.3 km