Travelling by air is the easiest way to reach kashmir
. Most of the Kashmir flights land at the Srinagar airport which is around 15 km from the main city and is really reachable from all prominent metros of India. There are daily flights
, and Bangalore
. To reach the city after landing, just take a local taxi which can be easily hired from the airport.
Nonstop flights from Delhi might take as long as 1 hour 20 minutes, while the connecting flights will take you 2 hours 30 minutes. It is advisable to reach Delhi and take flights from here, as they are available at very reasonable rates. From all the other destinations, there will be multiple flights with one stop at Delhi, taking approximately 4-5 hours for travel. However, from Jammu, it will take hardly 50 minutes to reach Srinagar
Approximate cost per person:
2500-3000 INR per person, if taken from Delhi, provided if you book them as early as possible. From other destinations, it can cost you around INR 4,500-6,000 per person depending on the time of booking. From Jammu, it will cost you INR 1500-2000 per person.
Frequent Flight Names: Air India, GoAir, IndiGo and Jet Airways
Biggest Airport: Aerodome Airport in Srinagar.