Dabolim Airport (GOI)
Location: The airport is located 18 miles (about 29km) southwest of
Time: Local time is GMT +5.5.
There are two terminals adjacent to each other, and which you
can get between on foot.
Train: The airport has a train station 1km from the terminals.
The Indian Rail line goes to Margoa, about 45 minutes away, as well
as to Vasco da Gama, about 2 miles (4km) from the airport.
Bus: There are public buses that leave from just outside the
airport terminal every half hour. They go to Panjim, Mapusa, Ponda
and Margoa, and cost Rs. 14-20. Public buses also go to the nearby
city of Vasco da Gama. There is also a stop at the closer Chicalim
bus stop, about 0.93 miles (1.5km)
Although it is not recommended that you do so, you can hire cars
through local operator Savaari, which has pick-up points outside
both the domestic and international terminals, as well as the
Taxis available outside the arrivals area (approx. 30 minutes,
Rs. 460 to Panaji).
Money and communications: Currency exchange services are
available, although you might find better rates elsewhere.
Luggage: Complimentary luggage trolleys are available throughout
the airport. A baggage wrapping machine is located in international
Conference and business: No business facilities are available at
Other facilities: There is a first aid centre at the airport,
and a child-care facility is currently under construction.
Goa airport has capacity for 350 cars and 10 coaches. Parking is
charged at INR 60 for up to four hours, and INR 360 per day.
Departure Tax: Any taxes or service fees will be included in your