Flights from Port Blair
Airports in Port Blair
Veer Savarkar Airport provides air service from Port Blair, India. In addition to serving Port Blair, the airport also serves Andaman and Nicobar Islands. The airport is located about one mile south of the city and was named for an Indian freedom fighter. To find flights from Port Blair, travelers can search Orbitz.com. Airlines serving Veer Savarkar Airport include Air India, Air India Regional, GoAir, Jal Hans, Jet Airways, JetKonnect, Kingfisher Airlines, and SpiceJet. Daily flights are provided from Veer Savarkar Airport to Kolkata and Chennai. Travelers can also make connections to Jaipur, Delhi, Mumbai, and Hyderbad from Veer Savarkar Airport.
In addition, the airport provides international flights. Currently, there is a single terminal at the airport.
Parking at Port Blair Airport
As Veer Savarkar Airport is small, facilities are somewhat minimal and parking may not be available for travelers.
Transportation to Port Blair Airport
Taxi service is available to and from the airport. Other transportation options include buses and autorickshaws. The fare for an autorickshaw between the city and the airport is INR 50. Hotels may also be able to provide airport transfer arrangements.
Restaurants at Port Blair Airport
There is a snack bar and a restaurant located at the airport. By searching Orbitz.com, travelers can find the best prices on air tickets and flights from Port Blair.
Flights to Kolkata
Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport
The Orbitz.com website makes it easy to find cheap flights to Kolkata. The website searches both domestic and international flights to find tickets with a low fare. The Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport is located in Rajarhat, approximately eight miles from Kolkata. Over 20 airlines service the airport, including AirAsia, Air India, Dragonair, Jet Airways and Singapore Airlines.
Transportation from the Airport
If you prefer public transportation, you can take the rail or the bus into Kolkata. Buses transport passengers to Dum Dum Station. From there, you can take the Metro Railway to the city's center. Trains run every 10 to 15 minutes. You can also take the bus into Kolkata. Buses operate until 11:00 p.m. on a daily basis. Taxis line up outside the terminals, but you can also book a prepaid taxi at the service counter. If you want your own transportation, you can use Orbitz.com to reserve a rental car.
Climate in Kolkata
Kolkata has a tropical wet and dry climate. During the winter months, the low temperatures range from the mid-50s to the low 60s, and the high temperatures range from the high 70s to the low 80s. In the summer, the temperatures range from the high 70s to the low 90s. The rainy season lasts from June through September. If you want to avoid the rain, use Orbitz.com to book your vacation in April, May or October.
Highlights and Attractions
The Belur Math Shrine, Victoria Memorial Hall and Howrah Bridge are popular things to see in Kolkata. If you like to shop, visit College Street. The entire area is filled with open-stall shops. When you use Orbitz.com to find cheap flights to Kolkata, the website handles every detail of your trip.
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