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About Ahmedabad:

The largest city in the state of Gujarat is Ahmedabad. It was also the former capital of Gujarat before being changed to Gandhinagar. Ahmedabad is situated on the river bank Sabarmati; which is about 30 km from the capital. In India, Ahmedabad is the sixth largest city, whereas in terms of metropolitan area, it is the seventh largest. Ahmedabad is also the largest city in the state of Gujarat. In Gujarat, Ahmedabad is a major hub for commerce and trade. It is an important travel destination in India due to its commercial importance, magnificent monuments, and a splendid history which reminds one and all about its glorious past. It is home to a lot of industries including textile industry being the largest as it is the second largest producer of cotton. Over the years, Ahmedabad has seen tremendous growth in various sectors like education, IT, and science. Shopping in Ahmedabad can be an amusing experience as it offers shopping from old markets to newly towering malls. It is also renowned food haven as one can relish on some of the best Gujarati specialties. Ahmedabad is also among the hundred cities selected to be developed as a smart city under the leadership of our Prime Minister- Narendra Modi.

Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport: IATA CODE (AMD)

Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport caters to both international and domestic flights of Ahmedabad and Gandhinagar. It is located at around 15 kms from the center of the city. The airport was named after the first Deputy Prime Minister of India- Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel. In India, it is the eight busiest airport in terms of passenger traffic. The airport comprises of an international terminal, domestic terminal, cargo terminal, and an additional terminal reserved for secondary traffic. Bus services are operated by the Ahmedabad Municipal Transport Service for travelers convenience. The airport is well connected to major cities of India, and as well as to other parts of the world. Airline carriers like IndiGo, Jet Airways, Spice Jet and Air India offer discounted and cheap flight tickets from Ahmedabad to Pune.

Pune:

Pune is the second largest city in the state of Maharashtra; whereas it is the 9th most populous city in India. It is surrounded by the Sahayadri hills; which is situated in close proximity to the west coast of India. Being a multi-cultural city, Pune is a perfect blend of architecture and history. Pune city was once the prime center of power of the great Maratha Empire; which was established by Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj. In the state of Maharashtra, it is considered to be the cultural capital. The city is home to one of the best educational institutions and universities in India. It is also emerging as an important location for manufacturing and IT. It experiences a moderate climate. Pune offers various cuisines, adventure treks and historical monuments in and around the city which attracts a lot of tourists round the year.

Pune Airport: IATA CODE (PNQ)

The city of Pune is served by the Pune airport. It is situated at a distance of about 10 km to the north-east. The airport being a civil enclave is operated and administered by the Airports Authority of India. The Indian Air Force shares it runway with the airport. The airport caters both domestic and international flights. Taxis and auto rickshaws services to and fro from the airport are available to the passengers. Bus and private car rental services are also available. Airlines that operate from the airport are IndiGo, Jet Airways, Spice Jet, Air India, Air India Express, Air Asia India, Vistara and Lufthansa. Besides domestic destinations, the airport serves direct flights to international destinations like Dubai and Abu Dhabi.

Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport Address:

Ahmedabad,

Gujarat 380003

Airport CODE: AMD

Pune Airport Address:

Lohegaon,

Pune,

Maharashtra 411032

Airport Code: PNQ

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