The airport is 24km from downtown Hyderabad.
Taxi - both metered and prepaid taxis are available. There's a surcharge between 23:00 and 05:00 and they only accept cash payments. Be wary of pre-booking a cab as you may have a long walk to find it.
Bus - an express bus service called the Pushpak-Airport Liner connects the airport with destinations around Hyderabad, and long-distance buses also serve the airport. Transit time to the city center is approximately 40 minutes. Tickets can be bought online or at desks in Arrivals.
Hotel shuttle - courtesy shuttles take guests to a few nearby hotels including the Airport Lodge and Novotel Hotel.
Car rental - 2 car rental firms operate from the airport, with both self-drive and chauffeured vehicles available. Hiring a driver is generally good value and recommended for visitors to India.