Bhuj is an important historical city in the Indian state of Gujarat. This walled city is the seat of the Jadeja Rajputs who made it the capital of Kutch region in the mid-16th century. The Jadejas ruled Bhuj until Independence. Bhuj is seeped in history making it a popular tourist destination. Indianholiday offers online information on Flights to Bhuj Gujarat.
Flights to Bhuj Gujarat are available from a select number of cities in India. The Bhuj Airport is located at Bhuj in the Kutch District of the state of Gujarat, India. This airport was previously made up of 2 bunkers/buildings near the Bhuj Rudra Mata Air Force Base, with which it shares its runway. On one side of the passing road there was an "Indian Airlines" bunker, and on the other side a Jet Airways bunker. From there a coach used to transport passengers across the Air Force grounds, to the small departures terminal.
Over the last few years, a suitable terminal has been built at the Bhuj Airport, with parking facilities and a drop-off/collect point. Also during that time, India has stopped all services to and from Bhuj airport, and Air Deccan check-in counters have been built, but are yet to be used.
Bhuj Airport played a significant role during the devastating 2001 Gujarat earthquake to receive help and supplies for. The Bhuj Airport has been recently been christened Shyamji Krishna Verma, Bhuj Airport.
Currently Jet Airways is the only airline that operates Flights To Bhuj In Gujarat, running a daily service to Mumbai (Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport). Thus Flights To Bhuj In Gujarat India can be availed only from Mumbai, which is an international airport. So if you are visiting Bhuj from abroad, you can always take a flight to Mumbai and from there fly to Bhuj.