The Taj Mahal is a huge draw for visitors to Agra, a city located in the north Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. Let Skyscanner help you find the best deals for your trip. We compare all flights to Agra, including the various options for airports in Agra with one simple search.
Airports in Agra
Agra Airport (AGR), also known as Kheria Airport, does not have service to and from the United States. This airport is primarily an Indian Air Force base, though there are commercial flights from Agra to and from a few other cities in India.
There are proposals in the works to build a new airport for Agra in order to handle international travel. The Taj International Airport would be built in Jewar in the Gautam Budh Nagar district of Uttar Pradesh, a distance of about 71 miles from Agra. When the Taj Airport is completed, tourists will be able to travel to Agra by car, bus or taxi (via the Taj Express Highway) in a little over an hour.
Airlines at Agra Airport
Air India has daily flights to Agra Airport from the following Indian cities:
- Dehra Dun
Air India also has flights from Agra with less frequent service to various other cities. Alliance Air also serves Agra Airport with multiple-stop flights to and from Delhi, Jaipur, and Khajuraho.
Gwalior Airport in Madhya Pradesh is the closest alternate airport to Agra Airport. This airport, however, also serves an air force base with commercial Air India flights scheduled a few days a week between Indian cities such as Indore, Ahmedabad, and New Delhi. Check Skyscanner for flights to New Delhi. Once you land at the New Delhi Airport, you can take an Air India direct flight to Gwalior (GWL) and be there in an hour. From Gwalior you can arrive in Agra within two hours by taxi, car, or train.
New Delhi Airport Near Agra
You can travel to Agra from the United States by flying into New Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL). Airlines with direct flights to New Delhi from the United States include United Airlines and Air India. You can fly non-stop to New Delhi Airport from New York or Chicago. From New Delhi, you can take a luxury coach bus that arrives in Agra in about four hours. There is an express train at the airport Metro station from New Delhi to Agra, but check the schedule beforehand. Other options include prearranging a taxi from the airport. Find a hotel in Agra using Skyscanner's search options that are easy to navigate, letting you find a variety of accommodation types at various price points and locations within the city.
There are US direct flights to Mumbai Airport, from where you can travel on to Agra. Airlines on flying non-stop to Mumbai include United and Air India. From Mumbai, you can take a flight with one or more connecting stops to Agra.