Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport or Dhaka Airport (DAC)

Get your trip off to a flying start with 6E at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport or Dhaka Airport. From check-in details to airport facilities for departures and onward travel information for arrivals, don't stress - we've got it covered.

The capital of Mughal Bengal, Dhaka glorify its historical journey with Mughal and British structures, mosques & Hindu temples. The memories of this bustling city with friendly people, delicious food and rich culture are going to stay in your mind for a very long time. For the full lowdown on how to make every day amazing when you get there, you can find all the insider inspiration you need in our Dhaka destination guide.

  • 20km from the north of Dhaka.
  • Dhaka Airport allows round the clock arrival and departure so that you can travel at your convenience.

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Terminal Information

Dhaka Airport is the biggest airport in Bangladesh with a capacity to handle 18.5 million passengers annually. IndiGo operates seven weekly non-stop flights to Dhaka from Kolkata and other cities in India with seamless connections to many other destinations.

The airport premises have three terminals and cover an area of 1,981 acres.

Terminal 1&2

These two terminals are exclusively for international flights with ground floor handling arrival and the upper floor handling departure.

Terminal 3

This terminal is one-storey building and is exclusively for handling domestic flights. Here both the arrival and departure are on the same floor.


Dhaka Airport details - Pin code and address

Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport (DAC) is located about 20 km from the north of Dhaka, the Dhaka airport has a number of facilities to make your journey easier.

  • Address/location - Airport - Dakshinkhan Rd, Dhaka 1229, Bangladesh
  • IATA Code - DAC
  • Airport Postal code - 1229
  • Flight tracker - Check your flight status for real-time updates

Airport Facilities

Dhaka Airport provides with the following facilities for your smoother travel:
Free trolleys.
Wheel chair assistance.
First-aid facility.
ATMs / Cash Machines
Foreign currency exchange booth.
Hotel booking counter.
Prayer room.
Wi-fi is available.
Luggage Wrapping
Flight Information Display system.
Cargo service.
Lost & Found counter.
Child care facility.

Things to Do

While you wait at the Dhaka Airport, spend your time

  • Shopping at Duty-Free for reasonable prices.
  • Satiating your taste buds with light refreshments from restaurants and cafes.

Visa and Immigration

Indian passport holders travelling to Dhaka are eligible for Visa on Arrival for the maximum stay of 30 days. Other nationals are requested to ensure that you check whether your destination requires a visa or other documentation in plenty of time before you travel, just in case you need to apply.

To ensure a hassle-free and seamless travel, here is a detailed information about the Bangladesh visa at goIndiGo.in


Hotels near Dhaka Airport


Best Western Plus Maple Leaf Plot 1B, Rd No 1, Dhaka 1230


Richmond Hotel & Suites House-02, Road-10, Sector-01, Uttara, Uttara, 1230 Dhaka, Bangladesh


Golpata Bed & Breakfast Hafiz Garden, House no 37/5, Apartment no 5H Plot no KA, Lichu Bagan Rd Dhaka, Dhaka 1229

IndiGo flights operating to/ from Dhaka International Airport

2000+ Daily flights
80+ Domestic Destinations
30+ International Destinations
500 Mn+ happy passengers
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