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Sheikh ul-Alam International Airport is an airport owned by the Indian Air Force and operated by the Airports Authority of India. Located in Srinagar, India, it is also known as Srinagar Airport. The airport sitting 1,655 meters above sea level serves the areas of Srinagar, Kashmir and Jammu. SXR-Sheikh Ul Alam Intl. Airport sits 2.4 miles away from downtown Srinagar and can be accessed through taxi services and buses. Scheduled flights stopped operating in the airport since September 2019.
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The SXR airport features an integrated terminal that handles both domestic and international flights. The facility covers a total area of 19,700 square feet and serves an average of 950 passengers at a time, leaning with more domestic flights than international passenger traffic. The terminal is designed with a sloping roof making it easy to remove snow. This was also an effort to make it look like the Himalayas. Close to the city of Sonamarg, you can enjoy stunning views of the nearby Gadsar Lake and Krishansar Lake as well as the Baltal Valley.
What to Do & Area Attractions
For early flights or long layovers, you might want to consider resting in one of the SXR Airport hotels located nearby. Heritage Luxury is the closest located in Srinagar and 3.6 miles away from the airport. The Residency Hotel is also within a ten to fifteen minute drive from the airport. Both hotels feature a stunning view of the natural beauty of Srinagar.
On this page it is easy to search for Srinagar, India airport hotels, we have listed hotels, airport motels,
resorts, inns in order of proximity, closest airport lodging options are listed first. Srinagar, India (SXR-Sheikh Ul Alam Intl.) airport
area map also gives you guidance on the distance of these hotels from the SXR airport.
Most of these SXR
hotels are designed to serve frequent travelers. If you are on business trip or family vacation or if your flight is delayed
and you need an overnight stay near the airport. Some of these Srinagar, India
motels have passenger pick up or free airport shuttle service which you can take advantage of.
Some of the main attractions in the area around the SXR airport are Lal Chowk, Botanical Garden, and Lal Chowk.
Map of Srinagar, India Hotels
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Weather Forecast for Srinagar, India (SXR-Sheikh Ul Alam Intl.)
If you planning to travel to Srinagar, India (SXR-Sheikh Ul Alam Intl.), here is your 6-day travel weather forecast to make sure you have all the essentials needed during your stay.
Start your day when the sunrises at 11:54 PM.
The temperature feels like 59.55 with a humidity level of 65 so dress accordingly.
Cloud coverage is 51 percent with visibility at 15 percent.
Today’s UV index is 4, don’t forget the sunscreen if you need it!
Today’s winds are traveling south-southwest at a speed of 4 MPH. At the end of the day don’t miss the sunset at 1:58 PM.
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What are the most common amenities for Srinagar, India SXR airport hotels?
Airport hotels have useful amenities for frequent travelers like free SXR airport shuttle service, 24 hour in-room dinning,
late check-in and check-out and free breakfast. For business traveler amenities like
free wifi and meeting rooms are helpful. Most common amenities are Vending Machines, Complimentary Breakfast
and Complimentary Breakfast.
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