After a gap of eight months,the Airport Metro has resumed the check-in facility at the New Delhi Metro station,for passengers taking domestic and international flights.
The service is available between 6 am and 8 pm and fliers can avail the facility from 2.5 hours to 8 hours before departure.
Currently,only Air India and Jet Airways will provide the check-in service. However,Airport Metro officials have stated that talks are on with other airlines to set up their check-in facility.
Jet Airways and Air India international passengers for now only to the Gulf can avail this facility at the New Delhi Metro station, a spokesperson said. While the Airport Express Line is connected directly to Terminal-3,passengers arriving at or boarding flights from Terminal-1 can avail the service from the Aerocity Metro station,he said.
A statement from the Airport Metro read: The check-in facility will be beneficial for domestic and international airline passengers,who can handover their luggage well in advance and utilise their time better. This will be helpful for upcountry passengers from states like Uttar Pradesh,Haryana,Punjab and Rajasthan who wish to catch international flights.