Dhaka Airport Guide to Dhaka Airport - Shahjalal Airport (DAC)

Dhaka Airport Transportation

At Dhaka Airport passengers have at their disposal the means of transportation displayed below.

Please note that the safest and most reliable mean of transportation to go to and from Dhaka Airport is by road.


The Airport Railway Station is located about 2 km from the airport terminals. It is easily accessible by foot or by taxi.

From there it is possible not only to get to downtown Dhaka, also to other cities within Bangladesh.

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Get within 40 minutes to downtown Dhaka from the airport.

Taxi ranks are located outside Arrivals of both Terminals.

The average fare for one-way trip to central Dhaka is Tk 1,600.

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Rickshaws and Auto Rickshaws (baby taxi)

By either rickshaw or auto rickshaw (baby taxi) you can also transfer to central Dhaka without a problem.

It is necessary to exit the airport and cross the main road to pick up one.

Fares may vary around tk 70-100.

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Buses at Dhaka Airport depart from the main road, which is located at just 5 minutes from the terminals.

The average time to Dhaka is about 1 hour.

It is not recommended for tourists since buses tend to be really crowded.

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Hotel Shuttle bus

Some hotels provide shuttle bus service from the arrivals level of the airport and run to their hotel.

Passengers may ask to their hotel if they have the shuttle bus service available.

Car rental

To move freely around Dhaka and its surroundings, they best option is without a doubt renting a car. Find in our search engine all the reliable information you need to know to hire a car in Dhaka Airport.

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