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Durgapur Airport (Code RDP)

KNIA, Andal, Durgapur-713363
Working Hrs: 11:00-19:00
Phone: 03416670326

Durgapur Airport (Kazi Nazrul Islam Airport (IATA: RDP, ICAO: VEDG) was named after bengali poet Kazi Nazrul Islam, a venture of Bengal Aerotropolis Projects Limited (BAPL), is India's first private Greenfield Airport located at Andal, West Bengal, India. The airport's vicinity contains the towns of Burdwan, Asansol, Durgapur, Panagarh, Bankura, Bishnupur, Purulia, Sainthia, Suri, Bolpur/Shantiniketan, Rampurhat in South Bengal and Dhanbad & Bokaro in Jharkhand. The airport is about 15 km from City Centre, Durgapur and 25 km from Asansol's City Bus Terminus in West Bengal. The airport is India's first private sector Aerotropolis, being developed by Bengal Aerotropolis Projects Limited (BAPL). The airport was officially inaugurated on 19 September 2013.

The State Government also has a 1.23 per cent stake through West Bengal Industrial Development Corporation. Singapore's Changi Airports International (CAI) has a 36 per cent stake in BAPL. Other Indian promoters include IL&FS, Pragati Social Infrastructure & Development, Pragati 47, Lend Lease Company India and Citystar Infrastructure. The airport has been built over 650 acres at a cost of Rs 600 crore.
Airport Authority of India's Aircraft in KNIA, Andal, Durgapur Airport Air India's Aircraft with Cine stars & VIP's during opening ceremony of KNIA, Andal, Durgapur Airport The airport's passenger terminal is built on 5,750 square metre space which has a capacity of 1 million passengers per annum and can be expanded in the future to a capacity to 2.5 million per annum. The Airport has six check-in counters with Common Use Terminal equipment (CUTE) in the departure lounge and two baggage conveyor belts at the arrival hall. The Airport terminal has branded retail and F&B outlets, ATMs, a clinic and pharmacy, a baby-care room, Wi-Fi services, a hotel booking counter, convenience store and spa.

ATC of KNIA, Andal, Durgapur Airport Zoom Aircraft in KNIA, Andal, Durgapur Airport

The airport's runway is about 2,800-metre which is outfitted with a CAT I instrument landing system (ILS) and can control narrow-body aircraft like Airbus A320 and Boeing 737. The airport apron has four parking bays and a helipad. The airport is equipped with category VII firefighting and rescue capability.

The airport got approval for final operational clearance from the aviation regulator DGCA on 24 April 2015. On 10 May 2015, Prime Minister Narendra Modi turn out to be the first passenger to fly from the new airport, from Durgapur to Delhi, on board an Indian Air Force Boeing 737 VIP aircraft, even before commercial airlines started their regular service from the airport. Commercial operation started on 18 May 2015.
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Airlines & Destination

Air India - Delhi (Active Service from 15th April 2018)
Zoom Air - Delhi, Kolkata
Air Deccan - Kolkata & Bagdogra

How to Reach

Google Map of Durgapur Airport from various destinations

From City Centre, Durgapur

From Andal Crossing

From Asansol City Bus Stand

How to Book Tickets/ Flight Booking

Book your tickets on Airindia.in
Call: 0341-6670-326 | 0341-6670-387 | 033-2211-3390 | 033-2211-9096
Mobile No : 9933912450 AND 9126919944
or contact your nearest IATA travel agent

Days of Operation

SUNDAY, MONDAY, THURSDAY & FRIDAY. (BOTH WAYS)

Timings:

DELHI DEPARTURE (5.50 AM) TO DURGAPUR ARRIVAL (7.50 AM)
DURGAPUR DEPARTURE (08:25 AM) New Delhi ARRIVAL (10:35 AM)

Websites:

www.kniairport.com

www.bengalaero.com

Contact:
DURGAPUR
MNAV - 29, Bengal Ambuja Housing Complex,
City Centre, Durgapur - 16
Phone: 8145055334
+91 343 2544652

Registered Office, Kolkata:
5 Gorky Terrace
1st Floor, Kolkata - 700017
Phone: +91 33 4020 1753
+91 33 4013 1775
Toll Free:1800 103 6770
Fax:+91 33 40201750

Delhi::
E - 222, Ground Floor
East Of Kailash, New Delhi - 110065
Phone: +91 11 41573381
+91 11 41573382