Terminal 1

New Delhi, India

Terminal Information

Delhi Airport Terminal 1

The New Delhi Indira Gandhi International Airport has three terminals and is the country’s busiest airport. Terminal 1 is served by domestic and budget airlines.

Delhi Terminal 1’s eatery selection offers a range of local and international menus - from spicy curries, kebabs and Indian street food to international chains offering pizzas, sandwiches, donuts and ice cream.

The retail offering includes big-name brands like Kiko Milano, Swarovski and Tommy Hilfiger. Indian brands are well represented too, with stores like W ladies fashion, Tanishq Jewelers, William Penn fine writing instruments and Parcos Perfumery. A Hamleys Toy Store and the Forest Essentials Ayurveda beauty range, available in the stores, are ideal for those looking for gifts to take back home.

A Priority Pass membership would also allow you to gain airport lounge access at New Delhi Terminal 1.

We have three different options of Priority Pass plans depending on your frequency of travel:

STANDARD: For the occasional Traveller - £69/€89/$99
£24/€30/$35 member and guest visit fee

STANDARD PLUS: For the regular Traveller - £229/€289/$329
10 complementary visits for members, subsequent member and guest visit fee of £24/€30/$35

PRESTIGE: For the frequent Traveller - £419/€459/$469
All member visits are complementary, £24/€30/$35 guest visit fee

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About Our Lounge At Delhi Airport Terminal 1

The Encalm Lounge is all about entering a luxurious space where you can enjoy the utmost in comfort. Sit back and relax in the well-appointed lounge and make the most of the delicious eats and drinks on offer while watching television, connecting to the wi-fi for work or fun, or choosing something to read from the newspapers and magazines selection. The lounge is open 24 hours daily and Priority Pass guests can enjoy a maximum two hour stay.

Lounge Facilities

Our facilities at the Delhi Terminal 1 lounge ensures that you have access to all you need when you are away from home or the office.

Facilities at the Loyalty Lounge include
  • Disabled access
  • No smoking
  • Air conditioning
  • Newspapers/magazines
  • Digital cards accepted
  • TV
  • Refreshments
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Flight Information
  • Wi-fi

Please check the individual lounge pages for any exclusions at the bottom of each lounge description.

Location And Accessibility

The Encalm Lounge is found Airside in Domestic Departures. After passing through the security hold area on Level 2, the Mezzanine Level. Our lounge is accessible for all guests including those with disabilities.

A good range of places offer refreshments if you’re waiting to collect someone, or arriving off a flight. Coffeehouses, tearooms, fast food and curry restaurants, and milkshake and dessert kiosks offer takeout and sit-down service. Buddy’s Bar serves alcoholic drinks and bar snacks and has a smoking room.

You'll find a Hamley’s toy store, a newsstand and a pharmacy in the Arrivals hall, as well as perfume, electronics and candy stores. The Cellar stocks wine, liquor and beer.

  • ATMs
  • Baggage storage and lockers

FAQs About Delhi Airport Terminal 1 Lounge

1. What is included in the lounge access?
Priority Pass will give you access to the following facilities in the Encalm Lounge

● Disabled access
● No smoking
● Air conditioning
● Newspapers/magazines
● Digital cards accepted
● TV
● Refreshments
● Alcoholic beverages
● Flight Information
● Wi-fi

2. Who can use the lounge at Delhi Terminal 1?
Priority Pass cardholders and registered guests visiting Delhi Terminal 1 are welcome at the Delhi Terminal 1 lounge. Regardless of the class of ticket (economy/business/first), all domestic travellers, business or leisure, can access our Delhi Terminal 1 lounge through Priority Pass.

3. Is there a dress code for the lounge at Delhi Terminal 1?
Guests in smart casual dress are welcome to enter the Priority Pass lounge at Delhi Terminal 1.

4. Can I smoke in the lounge?
Airport regulations prevent smoking outside of designated smoking areas located conveniently across Delhi Terminal 1. We invite our guests to avail these facilities.

5. How long can I stay in the lounge at Delhi Terminal 1?
You can access Priority Pass Delhi Terminal 1 facilities up to 3 hours before departure.

6. Does the lounge at Delhi Terminal 1 have flight information screens?
There are flight information screens in the Delhi T1 lounge. Guests are requested to monitor their boarding times while enjoying our facilities.

7. Is the lounge at Delhi Terminal 1 wheelchair accessible?
The lounge located at Delhi T1 is wheelchair accessible, offering comfortable and convenient access for our guests with disabilities.

8. Does the lounge at Delhi Terminal 1 cater for vegetarians and vegans?
The lounge offers a wide selection of delectable food and beverages, suitable for our vegetarian and vegan clients.

9. Can children enter the lounge at Delhi Terminal 1?
Priority Pass is proud to welcome children to our Delhi T1 lounge.

10. I can’t find what I’m looking for?
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