Book Markets

There are various book markets in Delhi that sell fresh, used, paperback and other kinds of books. You can look for whatever subject you want and you are sure to find all that in these markets because they contain books on accounts, economics, law, psychology, science, self-help, medicine, engineering and many more. There is something in these markets for every book lover. The excellent variety of books, quality and the reasonable prices of books sold here, make these markets a hot favourite among customers. Some of the most famous book markets in Delhi are:


If you are a voracious reader and an avid fan of books, you must visit the Sunday Market at Daryaganj. You will be pleasantly surprised to spot a street full of books on various topics, strewn across the pavements. You can buy second hand books at very good quality for highly reasonable rates here. Due to the heavy crowds, you will find lots of problems for parking, so ensure you take the public transport, metro train to visit this place. This market is open only on Sundays so you will be hugely disappointed if you come here on weekdays.

How to reach – Many auto rickshaws are available to Daryaganj from the Metro Station at New Delhi.

Highlight – Second hand books.

Nai Sarak

If you are a geek and are always on the lookout for some course book or the other, this is the book market that you need to visit. It is famously told that academic books that are not available elsewhere will be found here. Situated on the street that connects the famous Chandni Chowk to Chawri Bazaar, this book market consists of a series of book stalls that sell study, fiction, reference, autobiography and various other types of books. Stationery for school and office use can be bought here at cheap rates, that is, at wholesale rates.

How to reach – You can just walk down to this market from the Metro Station at Chandni Chowk.

Highlight – Academic books and stationery items.


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