Delhi Gaya Flights Information
Delhi, the capital of India, is a bustling metropolis with many business centres, educational institutes, tourist attractions, drawing thousands of visitors from all parts of the country and beyond. With a rich historical and cultural heritage spanning over thousands of years, the city is home to several world-famous historical sites and monuments. Gaya, on the other hand, is an important pilgrimage centre for Buddhists and Hindus. Located about 100 km from Patna, Gaya is visited by large number of pilgrims from Japan and South East Asia. The two cities are well-linked by air through regular flights operated by Air India. The aerial distance between Delhi and Gaya is 893.43 km (555.15 miles), which can be covered in just 1 hour 30 minutes by a non-stop flight.
At present, Air India is the only carrier serving Gaya Airport. Air India operates a non-stop Delhi Gaya flight on all days of the week. This flight takes off from the New Delhi airport at 13:20 hours and reaches its destination in just 1 hour 30 minutes. In addition, passengers have several options of connecting flights operating on this route. Timings of the first and last flights on this route may vary on different days due to changing air routes. Most of the connecting flights ply via Kolkata.
The airport codes of Delhi and Gaya are DEL and GAY, respectively. Located about 15 km from the city centre, Indira Gandhi International Airport at New Delhi has superb infrastructure meeting the international standards. There are plush lounges, internet, shops, automatic flight information service and baggage wrapping services among several other facilities available here. On the contrary, Gaya is a small airport but has all basic facilities like currency exchange, child care room and wheelchairs for differently-abled passengers.