1635 km /1022 Miles
3 hours 50 minutes
Summer begins in April and the temperature can reach 45C in May and June. The monsoon season begins in late June and ends in October. Dust storms may occur in summer and the city stays hot until October. From November to March the climate is mild and sunny, although nights can be cold.
Indira Gandhi International Airport Terminal 2 is located 23 km from the city centre. Transport to the city centre and charges: a bus service operates every 25 minutes, 24 hours a day (INR 50); journey time 45-60 minutes. Taxi: (INR 200); journey time 30-45 minutes.
Visitors with a valid passport and visa may enter India and stay for a maximum of 6 months. They must have sufficient funds for their stay and have confirmed return or onward tickets, and other relevant documentation, for their next destination.
Indian Rupee (INR)
Government: 1000 to 1700 Monday-Friday Banks: 0940 to 1630 Monday to FridayShops: 0900 to 2100 (Sundayclosed)
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Buses, taxis, auto-rickshaws and cycle-rickshaws