Srinagar International Airport (SXR) or Sheikh ul-Alam International Airport

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Situated in the beautiful state of Kashmir, Srinagar is undoubtedly one of the most splendid tourist attractions of the country. From houseboats to gardens, bird watching to boating, skiing to trekking, Srinagar is rightly called as the summer capital of India. 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 Srinagar destination guide.

  • 12 km from Srinagar city.
  • Srinagar Airport is opened round the clock. However, the night flights are not allowed at the airport.
  • Free Wi-Fi (up to 30 minutes) is available at the Srinagar Airport to help you stay connected.

Srinagar Airport details – IATA, Pin Code and Address

Srinagar Airport also known as Sheikh ul-Alam International Airport caters to the city and consists of a single-passenger terminal that handles both international and domestic flights. The airport is 12 km away from the main city center.

  • Address/ Location: Indragandhi Road, Humhama, Badgam, Jammu and Kashmir 190007IATA code: SXR
  • Airport pin code: 190007
  • Distance from the city centre: 12 KM
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Srinagar Airport Terminal Information

Srinagar Airport has a single integrated terminal for both domestic and international flights with a capacity of handling 425 incoming and 425 outgoing passengers. IndiGo operates more than 50 weekly flights between Srinagar and other key locations in the country.

The airport is owned by Indian Air Force and is one of the most tightly secured airport and is always on high alert. Due to airport security regulations, only personal and valuable items are allowed when you fly from Srinagar.


Srinagar International Airport Facilities

Srinagar Airport provides with the following facilities for your smoother travel:

Free trolleys.
ATM and Cash Machines.
Currency Exchanges.
Medical Services.
Assistance for disabled/elderly passengers.
Lost and Found Baggage Services.
Car Rental Services, Pre-paid Taxi Services.

Things to Do in Srinagar Airport

While you wait at the Srinagar Airport, spend your time

  • Shopping for handicrafts, souvenirs, etc.
  • Relishing your taste buds with offerings from restaurants and snack bars.
  • Snacking at the kiosk for cheaper hunger relief.

Hotels near Srinagar Airport


Hotel Star of Kashmir Hyderpora IG Road | Opposite - Ibrahim Masjid, Srinagar 190005, India


Hotel Grand Kashmir Nowgam | Opposite Mahindra Motors Kashmir, Srinagar 190015, India


The Silver Star Byepass Road | Lasjan, Srinagar 191101, India

IndiGo flights operating to/ from Srinagar Airport

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