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Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport, Ahmedabad, Gujarat

Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport is an international airport serving the cities of Ahmedabad and Gandhinagar in Gujarat, India. The airport is located in Hansol, 9 km north of central Ahmedabad. It is named after Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, the 1st Deputy Prime Minister of India.

Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport

Address: Hansol Ahmedabad, Gujarat 380003, India
Code: AMD
Phone: 079 2286 9211
Terminal 1 contact information:
Duty Terminal Manager - 7600018526
Information Desk Departure - 7227923543
Information Desk Arrivals - 7227923239
Terminal 2 contact info:
Duty Terminal Manager - 9974111327
Information Desk Departure - 6358849236

Information Desk Arrivals - 6358849217
Official website:
Hub for: IndiGo, SpiceJet, Go First, Air Deccan, TruJet, JetLite, Simplifly Deccan, Blue Dart Aviation
Elevation: 58 m
Nodal Officer: Terminal Manager
Email: [email protected]
Appellate Authority: Mr. Rajan Mittal
Email: [email protected]

Ahmedabad Airport has 2 Terminals: Terminal 1 (T1) and Terminal 2 (T2). It is a small airport compared to bigger ones like Mumbai Airport, but it also has Terminal Services such as restaurants and duty-free shops.

Essential Airport Procedures for International Travelers

Efficiently navigating airport procedures is vital for a stress-free international journey. Understanding steps like immigration clearance and baggage reclaim can enhance your travel experience. Let's explore these fundamental airport processes for a seamless journey from arrival to departure.


Here are guidelines to follow upon arrival at Ahmedabad Airport:

Immigration: Upon arrival, all passengers proceed to immigration. Visit the official website for details and e-visa information.

Customs: After immigration, declare your baggage with Customs. Use the Green Channel if you don't have dutiable goods, or the Red Channel if you do. 

Baggage Reclaim:In Terminal 1, 3 baggage carousels are for domestic arrivals. In Terminals 2 and 5 are for international arrivals. Signs guide you to the baggage reclaim area, where information screens show flight and baggage belt details.

Medical and Health: An Apollo Clinic operates 24/7, meeting regulatory requirements. Contact the Airport Health Organization (APHO) for air travel-related medical queries.


During departure, all the airlines expect their customers to report well on time: 

Check-In: For domestic flights, arrive at least 2 hours before departure; for international flights, arrive at least 4 hours before. Self-check-in kiosks are available at the departure hall to skip the queue. Bring your e-ticket and valid photo ID. Proceed to check-in counters for formalities and baggage registration, then go through security.

Baggage Allowance: Each airline has its own baggage policy, so check with your airline for details.

Security: Ensure safety by not carrying prohibited items. All passengers must pass through airport security. Separate trays are provided for electronic items. Report any suspicious activity to airport authorities.

Immigration: A passport and visa (if applicable) are required for immigration clearance. Passports are stamped upon arrival and departure.