Cheap flights to Amritsar

DTT — ATQ
30 May — 6 Jun1
Return
1 adult
Economy
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Flights to Amritsar in 2022

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 14% potential price rise
Cheapest inAugustBest time to find cheap flights, 3% potential price drop
Average price$1,407Average for return flights in May 2022

When is the best time to fly to Amritsar?

Average Amritsar flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2022 and 2023 by month

AKL - ATQ

Price

$1,146 - $3,048

ATQ

Temperature

12 - 33 °C

ATQ

Rainfall

0 - 130 mm

When is the best time to book a flight to Amritsar?

The best time to book flights to Amritsar is 60 days before your desired departure date. The cost of your flight will likely increase significantly if you book two weeks in advance of your flight.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Amritsar?

At the moment, Sunday is the most economical day to take a flight to Amritsar. Friday is likely to be the most costly.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Amritsar?

Flights in the evening are typically the cheapest time of the day to fly to Amritsar. Flights in the afternoon are usually the most expensive.

How long is the flight to Amritsar?

You can find flights to Amritsar, India, from various airports in New Zealand. Auckland International Airport (AKL) offers the most economical routes with journey times ranging from 32h-70h, with the shortest journey at around 32h 30min and the longest at about 69h 30min. You can also find Amritsar flight deals from Wellington Airport (WLG), which are also economical but lengthier, with journey times standing at roughly 47h. There are no other airports in New Zealand that are currently offering flights to Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee International (ATQ), Amritsar.

Are there direct flights to Amritsar?

Unfortunately, direct flights from New Zealand to Amritsar are not available. However, you can find routes with two or three layovers from both Auckland International and Wellington Airport. You can choose to fly from Auckland Airport with two layovers, one at Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL) and another at Dubai Airport (DXB), with a total journey duration of about 38h 40min. Alternatively, you could opt for a route with three layovers, at Kuala Lumpur, Dubai and Mumbai International Airport (BOM), with a total duration of roughly 47h. Wellington Airport offers flight routes to Amritsar Airport with three layovers, in Auckland, Kuala Lumpur and Dubai for around 7h 25min, 1h 35min and 16h, respectively. The first and last legs of this flight route usually involve overnight flights, with a total journey time of approximately 47h.

How do you get from Amritsar Airport to the city centre?

The best way to get to Amritsar city centre from the airport is either by taxi or rickshaw. If you prefer to take a bus, there is a free shuttle service that covers the route to Golden Temple in Amritsar, taking around an hour. However, the buses are not so frequent, so you may want to consider a taxi or rickshaw ride to the centre, which are cheap and will get you there in 20-30min at an approximate fare of ₹ 300 (NZ$ 6) for a taxi and ₹ 50-100 (NZ$ 1-2) for a rickshaw. Make sure you have cash if you are taking a rickshaw and only carrying light luggage. Ola rideshare is also an option from this airport, which you can access from their company app.

What are some things to do in Amritsar?

Amritsar is a must-visit city if you are interested in spirituality or religion, as it is the cultural centre for Sikhism. Amritsar borders Pakistan, and Partition Museum is an interesting and moving place to visit, as you can learn about the largest migration in human history, when the country was divided into two nations in 1947. Golden Temple should also be on your list to see, as it is maybe the most famous Sikh shrine in the world. You could also go to the Hindu shrine of Mata Lal Devi Temple or take a wander around Hall Bazaar, where you can shop for handcrafted items and silver jewellery.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly to Amritsar?

All New Zealand passport holders will require a visa to travel to Amritsar in India. An Indian E-visa can be applied for online, and a tourist visa is valid for short-term stays of 30-180 days, depending on the purpose of the visit. It usually takes around 3-4 days to process, once you have completed your online application with the necessary documentation, and it is valid for 1 year.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Amritsar?

If you book a flight to Amritsar, you will be flying into Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee Intl, which is the city’s only airport. Amritsar Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee Intl (ATQ) is located 12.2 km from the centre of Amritsar.