How to Reach Rajasthan

  • The beautiful desert state, Rajasthan, is one of the most incredible tourist destinations in India. Located on the western side of the country, it is famous for its forts, Palaces, Monuments, Culture, People, Serene Lakes and Desert. People from every corner of the world are keen to visit the state at least once in their life.

    Visitors often think Rajasthan is a Desert state and it is difficult to reach. Hence how to reach Rajasthan is a thoughtful question that often strikes the minds of the would-be visitors to the state. But the truth is that reaching Rajasthan is as easy as reaching any other Indian state.

    You can easily reach the �Land of Kings�, by air, Road or Rail. All the small and big cities of the state are well connected by rail and road even as the state has four airports. While one is international and located in Jaipur other are domestic.

    To make easy for the travelers to reach Rajasthan, we have made the question how to reach Rajasthan relatively easy.

    By Rail

    Rail is a good option to reach the state. The state has approximately 4600 km of strong railway network. In total, the state has around 146 railway stations and the cities of Kota, Jaipur, Ajmer, Udaipur, Jodhpur and Bikaner have major railway stations, and this means one gets easily connected to the various regions in the state from anywhere in the country. Rajasthan has direct rail link from many major cities, such as Mumbai, Kolkata, New Delhi, Mangalore and Hyderabad.

    If you are eager to experience extraordinary luxury railway tour across the state, then you may like to check Maharajas Express, Palace on Wheels, and Royal Rajasthan.

    By Air

    The only international airport is located in the capital city of Jaipur, which is also known as the Pink City. On every day basis, it caters many national and international flights. Apart from this, the state has three domestic airports and they are at Udaipur, Jaisalmer and Jodhpur.

    By Road

    The state is well connected through State and National Highways. It has approximately 5,655 km long national� and around 8,627 km long state highway along with the 4-lane NH-8 which passes through major cities of Udaipur, Jaipur and Agra also. The state is just five hours drive from New Delhi--the capital city of India.

    For all those, who prefer to reach Rajasthan by state transport, the Rajasthan Government has taken an initiative�the Rajasthan State Road Transport Corporation (RSRTC). The state has approximately 56 depots which runs and manages around a fleet of 5000 buses.

    Check with the Rajasthan Tourism Guide, if you still nurse some doubts, and wish to know more on the subject�how to reach Rajasthan!

    Summary: How to reach Rajasthan is the question that strikes the mind of many would-be travelers to the state. The state is well connected through rail, road and air.