Delhi’s New Airport Terminal 3

Posted: September 4, 2011 in Uncategorized

Delhi becoming a hotspot in the Global map. Things are changing here for Good”.

This statement flashed exclusively because of the astonishing T3 Terminal which is both a domestic Terminal & the International terminal too. GMRs have really done a good job in building this Airport. Cheers!!!

I am very proud to be a part of the project involved in Passenger Boarding Bridges (Aerobridges) and Airfield Ground Lighting.

Check the video for the details about the project.

Further Info/Highlights about T3 Airport:

• World’s 8th Largest Airport

• Asia’s 3rd Largest Airport

• 1118m Travelators

• 78 Passenger baggage belts

• 1.2km end to end lengthy airport.

• 64 Aero bridges for Travelers entry.

• Car Parking- 3 levels

• Travellers Capacity- 34million Travelers/year . Other Asian Countries 12 to 16 million

• Singapore Airport was built in a Time span of 57 months. T3 was built in 33 months only.

The Car parking, Cabs for pick up & drop, Arrivals & departures, Lounge, Food Court, and Boarding pass counters, Domestic terminal & International Terminal keeping them aside, Shopping area & Internet. This post is about the T3 Terminal, its convenience & conveyance via Metro & other facilities they have offered.

Highlights for Appreciation:

1. Metro –itself

2. Local Metro & Airport Metro –Connectivity

3. City Check in (KF/Jet Airways/Air India Only)

4. Travelator

Metro –Itself:

The City growing big & bigger the traffic is growing exponential to it. The Metro is a must & savior for the public. Over & Above, if you have a Metro card, it would still save your time.The Metro card can be availed at any metro station by 100 rs deposit & further charging it.Every time you use a smart card for traveling, you would be charged 10% lesser compared to Counter price for the Metro Token.  The Metro is designed such a nice way, that you can travel with in the city with much convenience, fast & ultimately connected. There are no chairs or resting places. This keeps the crowd keep on moving.

Airport Metro Express:

This Metro is operated by a Private Player (I suppose it is ADAG Reliance). They charge INR 80/- for one passenger to travel from New Delhi Railway station to Airport Terminal T3. I feel this is very much acceptable compared to other modes of transport. The Airport Metro Express & the Local Metro interconnection happens at New Delhi Metro station.

                                        Detail Map

The City check in is very convenient, you can check-in your luggage in New Delhi Metro Express & you have a 2 hrs break time, for roaming around.

Note: This check in opens only for Flights departure within 6 hrs

80 Rs will be charged, which you will be using for commuting till T3 Airport. The same token will be used for traveling though the Metro.


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