What is the name of Warangal airport?

What is the name of Warangal airport?

Warangal Airport (WGC) In Warangal.

Does Hyderabad have 2 airports?

Telangana, India has one commercial airport which has access to international flights along with some non-used airstrips for emergency purposes.

How do I get to Warangal by air?


  1. By Air. Nearest airport is the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport, Hyderabad. The nearest airport is at Hyderabad located 160 km away from Warangal.
  2. By Train. Warangal is connected well to major cities of India by rail.
  3. By Road. Warangal is well connected by road.

Is Begumpet airport operational?

Begumpet used to be the only international airport of Hyderabad until the opening of Rajiv Gandhi International Airport on 23 March 2008, which ceased all commercial operations. The last flight to take off was a Singapore Airlines flight at 23:40 on 22 March 2008.

Who initiated Shamshabad airport?

Rajasekhara Reddy gained power and construction began by GMR on 16 March 2005 when Sonia Gandhi laid the foundation stone. Two days prior, the Central Government had named the airport after former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi, who had undergone pilot training in Hyderabad.

Who proposed Shamshabad airport?

Proposed Hyderabad International Airport at Shamshabad, A.P – GMR – Hyderabad International Airport Limited. GMR-Hyderabad International Airport Limited (a joint venture of GMR Group, MAHB, AAI and GoAP) is constructing international airport at Shamshabad, A.P, in approximately 5000 acres of land.

Is there an airport in Kakinada?

Kakinada does not have an airport of its own and the nearest airport is Rajahmundry Airport. The airport is nearly one hour drive from Kakinada. The nearest international airport is Visakhapatnam Airport, around 163 km away from Kakinada city.

Why is Warangal famous?

Warangal served as the capital of the Kakatiya dynasty which was established in 1163. The monuments left by the Kakatiyas include fortresses, lakes, temples and stone gateways which, in the present, helped the city to become a popular tourist attraction.

Who constructed Warangal Fort?

Kakateya King Ganapati Deva
The fort was constructed in the 13th century in the reign of the Kakateya King Ganapati Deva. The Warangal fort is most famous for its graceful and finitely carved arches and pillars.