Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) has also constructed airport line which takes passengers directly to airport without any hassle and comfortably. Airport line is also called as orange line which starts from New Delhi metro station and ended at Dwarka Sector 21. This Metro line is most advance one as compare to other Metro route lines. Now passengers don’t have to get worry about how to reach airport and catch flights on time. Now you don’t have to book cabs or wait for public buses or rickshaw to reach airport. Board this airport line of Delhi Metro to ignore the Delhi traffic and reach airport directly without any hassle. This orange line consists of total 6 Metro stations starting from New Delhi to Shivaji Stadium, Dhaula Kuan, Delhi Aerocity, IGI Airport (T-3) and ended to Dwarka Sector 21. This Metro route covers about 22.7 km of total length.
Delhi metro airport express line has top class amenities where passengers can get WiFi services which is county's second Metro to provide this service at every Metro station of the route. Metro stations comes under airport line consist of various facilities which is provided to passengers are baggage trolleys, wheelchair, lifts, porter services, cafes, ATMs and many more. Passengers can board first airport line Metro from New Delhi metro station at morning 5.30 AM and from Dwarka Sector 21 at 5.15 AM and the last Metro at night from New Delhi metro station at 11.30 PM and Dwarka Sector 21 at 11.15 PM. At 15 minutes of interval passengers can board metro from any of the stations of this route. Passengers have to pay Rs 100 to reach the airport which is permitted only for one way to board flights from both domestic and international terminal.
Passengers also get a facility of check- in at New Delhi Metro station before 2 hours to 6 hours from the schedule departure of Air India and Jet Airways flights. These flights are departed from T3 terminal and international passengers can also experience and enjoy the facility of check- in from New Delhi metro station to make the travelling more convenient.
Delhi Metro Airport Express Amenities:
The Delhi Metro Airport Express has the first check in facility outside an airport in South Asia.
Travelers catching a flight from T3 and flying with Air India and Jet Airways can check-in at the New Delhi Metro Station, from 6 hours to 2 hours before the schedule departure. International travelers flying to selected destinations can also enjoy this benefit.
The second metro in the country to offer WiFi service to passengers, travelers taking the airport express will have access to WiFi services at all stations.
Passenger traveling in the Airport Express will enjoy tons of amenities such as lifts, baggage trolleys, porter services, wheelchair, ATM, cafes and more.
Airport Express Timing:
1. The first train departs at 5:30 AM from New Delhi Station and at 5:15 AM from Dwarka Sec 21.
2. The last train departs at 11:30 PM from New Delhi Station and at 11:15 PM from Dwarka Sec 21. The Train runs at 15 minutes interval.
The fare from New Delhi Station to Dwarka Sector 21 and IGI Airport T3 is Rs 60.
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