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How to Reach Jaipur

Jaipur is the first planned and foremost city of India that was created in 1726. Tourists from all over the world come to this city to absorb the culture, heritage, and incredible history of Maharajas (Kings). Being one of the most prominent cities of India, this Pink City is well connected to almost every region of the country. You can reach Jaipur by road, train, and air as different modes of transportation connect it on national and international level. This city has an international airport that connects it directly with several international destinations. Indian railways also provide good facilities for tourists and roads and highways are in good condition.

Let's have a detailed look of the best way to travel to Jaipur by Train, Flight, and Road

Jaipur By Air:

The Jaipur International Airport is the one and only International Airport of the entire  Rajasthan state. This airport is situated in the southern suburb of Sanganer, which is at 13 km distance from the main city. This airport connects other cities of Rajasthan like Udaipur and Jaisalmer. Apart from that, it connects with national and international destinations. You can take flights from Delhi, Bangalore, Mumbai, Hyderabad, and Ahmedabad. Numerous direct flights connect Jaipur with Sharjah, Dubai. Abu Dhabi, and Muscat. After getting down to the Airport, you can take a cab. Taxi, or bus to your desired location in Jaipur.

Travel by Flights

Travel Time



Delhi to Jaipur

1 hour

241 KM

Indira Gandhi International Airport

Mumbai to Jaipur

1 hour 50 min

914 KM

Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport

Bangalore to Jaipur

2 hour 40 min

1556 KM

Kempegowda International Airport Bengaluru

Ahmedabad to Jaipur

1 hours 25 min

534 KM

Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport

Jaipur By Train:

Being one of the most popular tourist places in the country, Jaipur also has good connectivity with almost every part of India. Numerous trains connect Jaipur from Delhi, Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Agra, Alwar, Ajmer, Udaipur, Jammu, Bikaner, Bhopal, Kanpur, and many more. For long-distance trains that come from  Lucknow, Chennai, Vadodara, Bangalore, Mysore, and Nagpur, Jaipur has three main Junctions. Jaipur the main station, Gandhinagar, and  Durgapara. After reaching the railway station, you can take a cab or taxi to reach your desired destination.

Travel by Train

Travel Time


Train Name

Delhi to Jaipur

06 hours 20 mins

373 KM

Chetak Express

Mumbai to Jaipur

17 hours 50 min

1159 KM

BCT JP Express

Chennai to Jaipur

1d 12 hours 30 min

2189 KM

Jaipur Express

Mysore to Jaipur

1d 17 hours 15 min

2347 KM


Jaipur By Road:

This pink city has good road connectivity with all the major parts of India through  NH8, NH11, and NH12. You can also enjoy a good bus service between Jaipur and Delhi that is provided by Rajasthan State Road Transport Corporation(RSRTC). You can get both kinds of service AC and Non AC. There are many buses which are connected with cities of Rajasthan like Bundi and Kota. Jaipur also has good connectivity with Delhi, Mumbai, Ajmer, Udaipur, Vadodara, Agra, and many more.

Distance from Jaipur to Major cities are listed below:





Delhi to Jaipur

278 KM

5 hours 10 min


Jodhpur to Jaipur

350 KM

5 hours 41 min


Bikaner to Jaipur

327 KM

5 hours 26 min

NH11 & NH125

Agra to Jaipur

239 KM

4 hours 18 min

Bikaner- Agra Rd

Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary to Jaipur

184 KM

3 hours 10 min


Udaipur to Jaipur

394 KM

6 hours 52 min


Ranthambore National Park to Jaipur

190 KM

3 hours 35 min

NH552 & Jaipur - Kota Rd

Mumbai to Jaipur

1147 KM

20 hours 34 min

NH 48

Getting Around in Jaipur

Jaipur is a city of historic attractions, vibrant bazaars, amazing temples, grand palaces, museums, and gardens. This tourist destination has a sufficient transporting system that allows you to connect from one destination to another. But for shortest distances, it is advised to walk as it is more easy and appropriate. The best way to get around in Jaipur depends on what you are doing and where you are. Here we are mentioning some of the options for getting around in Jaipur. Check it out to enjoy the sightseeing in Jaipur.

Rajasthan Tourism Development Corporation (RTDC) Bus:

It is one of the best ways to explore Jaipur. With these buses, you can choose various tours and unravel the beauty of this city easily. Tours that are provided are Full Day tour, Half-day tour, and Pink City by Night Tour. 

Jaipur Local Bus:

The local buses ply within the city, and it is another best way to travel around Jaipur. These buses stop at main attractions of Jaipur such as City Palace, Amber Fort, Hawa Mahal. These local bus services are provided by Jaipur City Transport Services Ltd relating to the RSRTC.

Auto Rickshaw and Cycle Rickshaw:

These two modes of getting around in a city like Jaipur are popular and comfortable. You can get prepaid autos, which are available at the Jaipur Railway Station. Another place where you can find the auto is Sindhi Camp Bus Stand. If you want to enjoy hassle-free local sightseeing in Jaipur, hire an auto for one day. When it comes to Cycle Rickshaw, these are cheaper than auto, but also time-consuming. Some people like to travel in cycle rickshaws for the shortest distance. It is a good choice for that if you are not capable of covering the distance by walking.


Taxi is one of the most comfortable, convenient, and fast modes to get around in Jaipur. RTDS and Private taxis both are available for you to enjoy sightseeing in the city. Apart from that, the car rental is also a good and similar choice for a day trip.


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FAQs about How to Reach Jaipur

Q: How to go Jaipur?

Ans: The city of Jaipur is well connected to other parts of Rajasthan and other states by air, road, and railway. The fastest way to reach Jaipur is by plane, but if you're on a budget, you can reach it by train. In addition, Jaipur has a good highway system and many buses that run between Jaipur and its neighbouring cities, so if you love road trips, you may consider this route.

Q: How far is Delhi from Jaipur?

Ans: By road, the distance from Delhi to Jaipur is around 306.6 km, and by air, it is 241 km.

Q: What is the fastest way to reach Jaipur from Delhi?

Ans: You can reach Jaipur from Delhi in one hour by taking a flight to Jaipur International Airport from Delhi Airport. Upon arrival, you can take a cab or shuttle bus to reach your desired location.