All International Flights to operate from Terminal 2 at Bengaluru Airport effective September 12, 2023

Bengaluru was preparing to transition all international operations into the airport at Terminal 2, effective August 31, 2023. However, at the last minute, it was put on hold. Now, the migration will be effective next week.

Bengaluru to transition from T1 to T2 for international operations.

KIAL has now announced the move of all international flights to Terminal 2 starting September 12, 2023. Star Air, AIX Connect, Air India and Vistara had transitioned to Terminal 2 earlier.

The migration will be activated at 10:45 AM on September 12 for international flights. However, this will cause a split operation for IndiGo, which operates both international and domestic operations. IndiGo flies to various destinations in the Middle East (Doha, Dubai), South East Asia (Singapore, Bangkok) and SAARC (Colombo and Male). Passengers can avail of a shuttle bus service between Terminal 1 and 2.

The following flights will be the first ones to arrive at Terminal 2. Incidentally, Saudia Airlines SV866 will arrive at 10:15 AM as the first flight.  a screenshot of a flight schedule

The following flights will be the first ones to depart from Terminal 2. Incidentally, Saudia Airlines SV867 will become the first flight to depart from T2 BLR.

a screenshot of a flight schedule

Complimentary shuttle services are available to commute between T1 and T2 every 10 minutes.


Terminal 2 Bengaluru Airport will see international operations launch on September 12, 2023. Effective 10:45 AM on the date, flights will move to T2. This will mean customers booked on IndiGo will now have to be transferred between T1 and T2 when they have to fly internationally via BLR.

What do you think of the move to Terminal 2 for international airlines at Bengaluru?

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