The Amritsar airport, officially named Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee International Airport, is the largest and most important air transit hub in the state of Punjab. With flights to and from all major Indian cities and some international destination, it is a viral entry point to the state. A large number of travelers coming by air prefer staying near the airport for easy accessibility. As a result, the number of hotels near Amritsar airport is quite high. The area is home to luxury hotels as well as those that provide comfortable accommodation within budget. FabHotels is the best choice if you are looking for 3 star hotels near Amritsar airport. Our hotels have bright and spacious rooms with all modern amenities, resulting in a pleasant stay. To easily reach the air transit hub, you can also pick hotels near airport road Amritsar as it provides direct connectivity to it from the city center and railway station. Two of the preferred options in this regard are FabHotel KK Continental and FabHotel Aay Kay.
About Amritsar Airport
Sri Guru Ran Dass Jee International Airport is situated in the Rajasansi area to the north-west of the main city. Its modernization began in 2006 with the inauguration of the arrivals section of the terminal. Further in 2009, a new, state-of-the-art terminal became functional. The new building has 4 x-ray scanners, 4 aerobridges, 12 security check booths, 26 immigration counters and 10 customs counters and 4 conveyor belts. There is currently a single runway, measuring 12001 feet, which is equipped with CAT III system for low-visibility operations. IndiGo, SpiceJet, Air India Express, Air India, Malindo Air, Jet Airways, Scoot, Qatar Airways, Uzbekistan Airways, Turkmenistan Airlines and Vistara are the carriers serving the airport. Destinations with direct connectivity include Delhi, Nanded, Mumbai, Birmingham, Bangalore, Srinagar, Jammu, Singapore, Doha, Kuala Lumpur, Dubai, Tashkent and Ashgabat.
Shopping and Restaurants near Amritsar Airport
People, staying at luxury or cheap hotels near Amritsar airport, have numerous places to indulge in retail therapy. Kapda Bazaar, Hall Bazaar, Katra Jaimal Singh Market, Old City Bazaar, Lawrence Road and Papad Warian Bazaar are the most happening markets near Amritsar airport. At these places, you can purchase embroidered shawls and carpets, designer lamps, Phulkari work and Patiala salwar. In terms of dining, Shere Punjab Dhaba, Kulcha Land, Peddlers Amritsar, La Rome Pizzeria, Blue Icy Bar, Stars N’ Bar and Tandons Safeway Restaurant are the best options.
Attractions near Amritsar Airport
Hotels near Amritsar international airport provide easy accessibility to hordes of places to explore, including the following:
• Durgiana Temple (11.9 km)
• Maharaja Ranjit Singh Museum (12.1 km)
• Partition Museum (12.5 km)
• Golden Temple (12.6 km)
• Jallianwala Bagh (13.2 km)
How to Reach Amritsar Airport
As Sri Guru Ram Das Jee International Airport is a prominent landmark and important mass transit hub, reaching it is no problem at all. Visitors can take buses and taxis to come here from all parts of the city. The main railhead for the city, Amritsar Junction, is at a distance of 10.5 km from the airport. Among the cities with direct connectivity to Amritsar is the business hub of Chandigarh, which also serves as a gateway into the mountains of Himachal Pradesh. FabHotel Le Monarque and FabHotel Royal Plaza are among the most booked budget hotels in Chandigarh.