Baku Airport (GYD) or Heydar Aliyev International Airport

Heydar Aliyev International Airport (GYD) is a primary and truly aesthetic airport in Baku. The airport regularly sees the arrival and departure of various international and domestic flights throughout the year. It is about 24 km from the city centre, and you can easily find airport taxis and rental cars around the airport. Flights to Baku from India with IndiGo regularly arrive at the Baku Airport.

Baku seamlessly integrates its rich history with contemporary architectural marvels. You can take home pictures of stunning skylines and iconic landmarks like the Flame Towers. Book a Baku flight with IndiGo to experience the grandeur of the city yourself. You can also enjoy the authentic taste and flavours of the Middle East, Mediterranean, and Central Asia in this festive hub of Azerbaijan. The culture, food, and history match the vibrance of the city perfectly. That is why IndiGo has got several options for India to Azerbaijan flights where you can choose the most convenient option for your next trip.

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Airport Hours

Baku Airport offers round-the-clock arrivals and departures from across the world round the clock. All the primary services available at the airport can make your time even more comfortable and convenient.

How to reach Baku Airport?

Baku Airport, or Heydar Aliyev International Airport (GYD), is the main gateway to Azerbaijan. Earlier, the airport was known as Bina International Airport. You can easily travel to and from the airport. Some of the available options are:

  • By Aero Express - You can use Aero Express as it is the most efficient way of transportation to and from the airport. The travel time to the last stop is about 30 minutes.
  • By Metro - You can book a ride to the metro station and use that to reach the city centre. Baku Metro is well-connected to the rest of the city. 
  • By Rent a Car - You can also choose to rent a car. There are vendors outside the terminal in the rental car parking space.

Baku Airport details - Pin code and address

Baku Airport is easy to locate, and you can locate it on your smartphone. You can find significant destinations around the airport, making it easy to discover.

  • Address/location - Bakı şəhərindən 20 km, Şimal, Azerbaijan
  • IATA Code - GYD
  • Airport Postal code - 1076
  • Flight tracker - Check your flight status for real-time updates

Terminal Information

Heydar Aliyev International Airport (GYD) is Azerbaijan's primary airport. There are 2 terminals at the airport. You can book a Baku flight now to arrive at this luxurious airport.


Baku Airport Facilities

Airport Lounge
Business Centre
Baggage Area
Food and beverages
Information Desk
Prayer Room

Things to do in Baku airport

While waiting for your flight, you can indulge in other activities within the airport. There are several things to do here to pass the time. Some of them are -

  • Enjoy a meal at the restaurants and cafés 
  • Do some shopping at the duty-free shops at the airport
  • Make use of the observation deck and look at flights at bay
  • Rejuvenate at the rest zone at the airport 
  • Relax in the airport lounge

Hotels near Baku Airport

There are many hotels near Baku Airport. Some of them include:

  • Fly Inn Baku
  • Hasanovs Villa
  • Supreme Hotel Baku
  • Bilgah Beach Hotel
  • Avenue Hotel Baku by Smart

Visa and Immigration

Indian citizens need to have an Azerbaijan visa to enter Baku legally. You can easily apply for an e-visa from the official website of Azerbaijan. You can also do the same by visiting the Embassy or Consulate of Azerbaijan. It would be best if you apply for the visa well in advance to ensure you have a seamless journey.


Documents required to file a Visa in Azerbaijan

In case you are applying for an Azerbaijan Visa at the Embassy, you will require the following documents:

  • A valid passport
  • Passport size photograph
  • Evidence of enough funds 
  • Return ticket
  • A letter stating the purpose of the visit

You can check the official website or contact the embassy for a complete list of documents required.

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