Airport Name: Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport
Address: Borjhar, Guwahati, Assam 781015
IATA Code: GAU
Contact: +91 361 284 1909
Latitude: 17.728151 Longitude: 83.22675
About Guwahati Airport: Popularly known as Guwahati International Airport, Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport is the main airport located in the North-Eastern region of India. The airport was previously known as Borjhar Airport due to being located in Borjhar in Assam. The airport is named after a freedom fighter and first chief minister of Assam – Gopinath Bordoloi. The airport serves as a base for Indian air force and is managed by Airports Authority of India. Guwahati Airport is the main hub for the maximum domestic flights serving to North-East India. It is the first and largest international airport in north eastern India.
A number of domestic and international airlines serve to Guwahati Airport. The top domestic airlines flying from the city are Air India, Air India Regional, GoAir, IndiGo, Jet Airways, JetKonnect and SpiceJet. Druk Air is the only international airline serving to the Guwahati Airport.
Guwahati Airport has all the facilities that a modern airport can offer to its classy visitors. Your journeys through this airport become really pleasurable due to a number of facilities it offers to the travelers. Baggage trolleys, lost and found counters, book shop, stationary counters are also available at the airport. You can buy quality products from the airport at reasonable rates. There are many eating joints are available where one can enjoy mouthwatering food and drink.