Hyderabad Airport Guide to Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (HYD)

Hyderabad Airport Train

There isn’t direct connection between Rajiv Gandhi Hyderabad International Airport and the city center.

Since distances in India are big, travelling by train turns to be the wisest option.

present and future

It is projected a second phase of Hyderabad Metro Rail which will connect Hyderabad Airport with Raidurg/Gachibowli.

The railway extension to the passengers’ terminal is expected to be completed by 2022.

How to reach the nearest railway station?

To reach the nearest railway station (Secunderabad Railway Station) you have the following options:

Bus

You can take Pushpak Airport Liner from Hyderabad Airport to Secunderabad.

Ride is about 60 minutes and fares are from Rs 250.

There are also direct city buses to and from Hyderabad Airport.

Taxi

Book a taxi from Hyderabad Airport to Secunderabad Railway Station from Rs 778. Ride is about 60 minutes. 

Rideshare

Ola and Uber are available in Hyderabad Airport.

 

City Center to Rajiv Gandhi Hyderabad International Airport via Secunderabad railway station

To get from the city center to Rajiv Gandhi Hyderabad International Airport via Secunderabad Railway Station, first you need to get to the railway station and then pick up any mean of transport to Hyderabad Airport.

Taxi

The cost of the ride to Secunderabad Railway Station from the city centre is around Rs 224 and takes 20 minutes.

On the other hand, from Secunderabad Railway Station to Hyderabad Airport, cost is Rs 778 and takes 60 minutes.

Depending on destination, taxi driver could suggest you to take an auto rickshaw since is more efficient in the city center, especially in narrow and crowded streets.

Rideshare

On the other hand, to get better prices, you can try rideshare apps such as Uber or Ola, which will let you share your ride with other passengers.