Delhi Airport Informational Guide to Delhi Airport - DEL - Non Official

Delhi Airport Terminal 1

Terminal 1 at Delhi Airport is used as a domestic terminal, since it is only served by low cost carriers.

Terminal 1 is currently used by low cost carriers. 

Terminal 1 at IGI Airport was in fact part of Palam Airport. Since the addition of the other terminals at the facility, the Airport changed its name to Indira Gandhi International Airport. 

On February 2022, Terminal 1 opened a new facility of T1: the Arrival area which comprises new and updated facilities.


Terminal 1 is formed by several buildings for both Arrivals and Departures: T1C and T1D. 

Arrivals T1C 

This building handles arrivals flights. Passengers will also find access to transportation, among others. 

Departures T1D 

Passengers will find check-in area, security checkpoints, and access to gates. 

Transfer between TerminalS

There is an inter terminal shuttle bus free of use that connect both terminals. Frequency every 20 minutes between T1 and T3. Shuttle bus is operated by DIAL. 

At Terminal 1, passengers can find complimentary golf carts to move around. 


- Restaurants and coffees
- Duty Free
- Shops
- Gifts and Souvenirs
- Telecommunication services
- Tours
- Pet N’ Fly 
- Baggage Wrap
- Porter Service
- Visitor Entry 

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Airport lounges

Encalm Lounge: Terminal 1 D. 24 hours open. Services: snacks, drinks, TV, Wi-Fi, newspapers and magazines, among others. 

Purchase your lounge pass for Terminal 1 of Delhi Airport