Srinagar Airport Informational Guide to Sheikh ul-Alam International Airport (SXR) - Non Official

Srinagar Airport Taxi

Since there are few options of public transport from Srinagar Airport, taxi is the current mean of transport to go to the city centre. 

Aside from taxis, you can also ride auto rickshaws, even though they are not safe as taxis. They are ideal for short-distance trips. If you carry lots of luggage, then is not the most suitable option for you. 


Taxis are located outside the terminal building. 

Prepaid taxi

Passengers that want to take a pre-paid taxi should stop at the information booths located in the arrivals area. 

If you are staying in a hotel or guest house in Srinagar you can ask to get a taxi booked in advance. 

Taxi companies

See some of the taxi companies available at Srinagar Airport:

Bharat Taxi: +91 96960 00999

Kashmir Cab Services: +91 70067 98794

Kashmir Taxi Service: +91 97970 22399


Trip to Srinagair city centre is around 20 minutes and cost is approximately Rs 550.

There is always a special surcharge for trips from Srinagar Airport which will be up to each taxi company. 


On the other hand, to get better prices, you can try apps such as Uber or the local car sharing app Ola.


If passengers want private transportation from SXR Airport they can book a transfer.